Archive - Sports Article
May 15th, 2015
A cloudy, cool, and occasionally rainy day did not stop the Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders from shining at the District 9 Class AA Track and Field Championships at the Kane Area High School on Friday. Members of the team claimed seven District 9 title, the District 9 team title, and senior Nicole Florio was named the girls' Jim Manners Award winner.
The Elk County Catholic Crusader baseball team held on for a 4-3 victory over the St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen Friday night at Berwind Park.
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader softball team defeated the St. Marys Area Lady Dutch Friday afternoon at Benzinger Park by a 3-1 score.
The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch baseball team lost to the Hollidaysburg Tigers by a 9-3 score Thursday at Berwind Park on Senior Night.
The St. Marys Area Track and Field teams competed in the District 9-AAA championships Wednesday afternoon at the Brookville Area track and field complex.
The Lady Dutch placed third in the girls standing with 67 points. DuBois Area won the team title with 122.8 points. Bradford was second with 98 followed by St. Marys 67, Punxsutawney 29.25 and Clearfield with 22.
The Dutchmen placed fifth with 34 points. Bradford won the team title with 146 points followed by DuBois 70, Punxsy 69, Clearfield 53 and St. Marys 34.
A day after recording back-to-back shutouts, the Elk County Catholic Crusaders found themselves on the opposite end of things as they were held scoreless in a 3-0 loss Wednesday to the Bradford Owls on a chilly and windy afternoon at Berwind Park.
The Elk County Catholic Crusader baseball team recorded a pair of shutouts on Tuesday in back-to-back games against the Kane Wolves and the DuBois Central Catholic Cardinals at Berwind Park. In the afternoon game, ECC senior Ryan Seelye three a three-inning no-hitter and struck out six as the Crusaders defeated Kane 15-0. In the nightcap, which was played under the lights, the Crusaders blanked DCC 4-0.
The Kane softball team ran into a buzz-saw Tuesday afternoon by the name of the Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders. ECC beat the Lady Wolves soundly for the second day in a row as the Lady Crusaders jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the top of the first and cruised to a 20-1 win in Kaneâ€™s Senior Recognition Game.
The Elk County Catholic duo of Alan Brennen and Drew Meyer captured the District 9-AA doubles championship Monday afternoon. The tournament was played at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford.
Brennen and Meyer defeated their teammates Austin Minard and Aaron Meier in the finals by a 6-4, 7-5 score.
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders defeated the Kane Lady Wolves 12-3 on Monday afternoon at Benzinger Park in a contest that was senior night for the ECC squad.