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September 29th, 2011

Ridgway girls soccer edges Lady Crusaders

September 30, 2011

RIDGWAY - Ridgway girls soccer used a late goal to propel the Lady Elkers to a 3-2 victory over Elk County Catholic Thursday afternoon at Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School.

September 27th

Lady Dutch tennis beats Johnsonburg 9-0

September 28, 2011

The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch tennis team defeated the Johnsonburg Ramettes 9-0 on Tuesday afternoon in a match played at the St. Marys Area High School.

Dutch soccer picks up 3-0 win over Rams

September 28, 2011

The St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen boys' soccer team shut out the Johnsonburg Rams 3-0 on Tuesday afternoon in a match played at the SMAHS soccer field.
The Dutchmen had two goals in the first half and one in the second to record the win.
"Both teams came out very, very slow at the beginning. We got fortunate and put the first one (goal) in and got lucky on an own goal that they scored, and that was enough to keep us ahead of the game. They came out hard in the second half and picked it up a little bit," said St. Marys coach Russ Micale.

Lady Dutch volleyball downs DuBois Area 3-1

September 28, 2011

The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch volleyball team handed the DuBois Area Lady Beavers a 3-1 loss Tuesday night at the SMAHS Dutch Oven.
The Lady Dutch took the first game by a 25-16 score. DuBois evened the match at 1-1 with a 25-20 win in the second game. The Lady Dutch won the third game 25-21 and the fourth game 25-16 to win the match.
“Chelsie Gaton was our player of the game with 11 kills and 14 service points. She also blocked well,” said St. Marys coach Erica Vogt.

St. Marys cross country squads beat Punxsutawney

September 28, 2011

The St. Marys Area High School cross country squads both picked up wins over Punxsutawney during a meet held at the St. Marys Area High school on Tuesday afternoon. The Dutchmen defeated the Chucks 27-29, while the Lady Dutch notched a 23-32 win over the Lady Chucks. Runners from DuBois Central Catholic also participated in the event.

Ramettes down Elk County Catholic volleyball

September 28, 2011

JOHNSONBURG – Johnsonburg volleyball won 3-1 (25-21, 25-16, 20-25, 25-15) over Elk County Catholic Tuesday night at Johnsonburg Area High School.
"It's a good win for the girls against a good team," Johnsonburg coach Bill Shuey said. "They hustled and they played hard. We seemed to be jelling as a team. We still have some things that we have to fix. All in all, they played hard. We minimized our mistakes."

September 25th

Crusaders fend off Gators for 25-19 victory

September 26, 2011

PORT ALLEGANY – With under one minute remaining in regulation and the seconds quickly ticking away in the fourth quarter of Saturday afternoon’s football game, the Elk County Catholic Crusaders faced fourth-and-goal at Port Allegany’s one-yard-line with the score tied at 19-all. Two possessions earlier the team had been in a similar scenario, driving all the way to the Gator’s three-yard-line before being shut down by Port’s defense and turning the ball over on downs.

Crusaders fend off Gators for 25-19 victory

September 26, 2011

PORT ALLEGANY – With under one minute remaining in regulation and the seconds quickly ticking away in the fourth quarter of Saturday afternoon’s football game, the Elk County Catholic Crusaders faced fourth-and-goal at Port Allegany’s one-yard-line with the score tied at 19-all. Two possessions earlier the team had been in a similar scenario, driving all the way to the Gator’s three-yard-line before being shut down by Port’s defense and turning the ball over on downs.

Lady Crusaders and Lady Dutch battle to 2-2 tie

September 26, 2011

The St. Marys Area and Elk County Catholic girls’ soccer teams battled to a 2-2 tie Saturday morning at Benzinger Park.
While St. Marys held a 1-0 lead after the first 40 minutes of play, Elk Catholic tied the match at 1-all at the 37:51 mark. The Lady Crusaders took the 2-1 lead with 22:09 left only to see St. Marys tie the match at 2-all at the 17:31 mark.
In the two overtime periods, Elk Catholic had six shots to St. Marys Area’s one but neither team could find the goal.

Punxsutawney Chucks beat Dutch soccer 2-0 Saturday

September 26, 2011

The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch soccer team saw their record slip to 4-4 on the season as the Punxsutawney Chucks handed the Dutch a 2-0 loss Saturday afternoon at the SMAHS soccer field.
Neither team scored in the first half as the game was played on fairly even terms with neither team being able to gain much of an advantage.
The second 40 minutes saw the Chucks take charge as they recorded the victory.
In the first half Punxsy outshot the Dutch by an 8-5 margin. Dutch keeper Brett Lanzel came up with five saves in the first half.

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