Archive - May 2013 - Sports Article
Timely hitting from Elk County Catholic's bottom of the order helped put the Crusaders back at the top in District 9 baseball.
Elk County Catholic used six combined hits from the No. 8 and No. 9 hitters in the batting order to hold off Johnsonburg 10-7 in the District 9 Class A baseball championship game Thursday afternoon at Berwind Park in St. Marys.
ECC meets Rams today at Berwind Park for 9-A title
Elk County Catholic's Brandon Schlimm worked a no-hitter six and two thirds innings but still held on for a shutout in the second seeded Crusaders' 3-0 victory over the third seeded Clarion Bobcats on Wednesday afternoon in a District 9 Class A semifinal match-up at McKinley Field in Brookville.
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch softball team captured the District 9-AAA championship Wednesday afternoon with a 2-0 victory over the Punxsutawney Lady Chucks at the Brockway Area High School.
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader softball team reached the championship game of the District 9 Class A softball tournament by defeating the Smethport Lady Hubbers by a 5-2 score in a game played at the Brockway Area High School.
Adair Gennocro and Kennedy Weisner were once again welcomed home by the sound of sirens on Saturday evening as the duo enjoyed a fire truck ride through town in a parade of emergency response vehicles to celebrate their latest additions to their state championship collections.
Things got off to a shaky start for the Elk County Catholic Crusaders on Thursday afternoon as they gave up two runs in the top of the first inning to the Ridgway Elkers, but ECC was eventually able to take the lead and fend off an attempted rally by the Elkers to come away with a 6-3 victory in the District 9 Class A quarterfinal contest at Berwind Park.
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders advanced to the semifinals of the District 9 Class A softball tournament with a 10-1 victory over the Brockway Lady Rovers Wednesday at Benzinger Park.
The St. Marys Area High School held their Spring Sports Awards program Tuesday evening in Carpin Auditorium.
The District 9 Class AA Track and Field Championships were held Friday at the Kane Area High School. Competing were the St. Marys Area Lady Dutch squad and the Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders and Crusaders.
The Elk County Catholic Crusaders baseball team finished off the regular season with a win Friday night, defeating the Dutchmen of St. Marys Area by a score of 12-7. This came on the night in with ECC celebrated its eight seniors that were part of the team this year.