Archive - Sports Article
February 3rd, 2015
The St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen and the Punxsutawney Chucks battled through two overtime periods before the Chucks were able to come out on top 57-54 Tuesday night at the SMAHS Dutch Oven.
Â The St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen successfully defended their District 9 Class AAA title Saturday afternoon with a 33-22 victory over the Clearfield Bison in the District 9 Wrestling Championships at DuBois Area High School.
The Bellefonte gymnastics team defeated the St. Marys squad on Saturday by a 127.6 to 126.45 score in a meet held at Bellefonte.
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch outscored the DuBois Area Lady Beavers by a 9-6 margin in the four-minute overtime to record a 45-42 victory over DuBois in a District 9 League game.
Headed into Friday night's game, there was some discussion as to whether the Punxsutawney Lady Chucks would be the team to end the Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders' undefeated run. ECC put that speculation to rest early as they built a large lead in the first quarter and pulled away for a 56-33 victory.
Headed into the final bout of the night, the St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen held a slim three-point lead over county rival Ridgway Elkers, 31-28. At one point in the match, the Dutchmen had held a 22-point lead, but Ridgway had rallied and looked poised to steal the victory. Faced with a must-win scenario, St. Marys Area's Cameron Resch came through with a 4-1 decision over Ridgway's Drew Baumgratz to give the Dutch the 34-28 match victory.
The Elk County Catholic Crusaders defeated the Sheffield Wolverines by a 71-33 score on Little Dribblers Night and Senior Player Night at the ECCHS gym.
The St. Marys Area gymnastics squad hosted the St. Marys Area Gymnastics Invitational on Saturday at the SMA Middle School with four teams competing.
Moon won the team event with a total of 134.45 points. St. Marys was second with 129.225 points followed by DuBois 101.975 and Ridgway 95.9.
The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch basketball team lost a 55-43 District 9 League contest to the DuBois Area Beavers Saturday night in a game played at the St. Marys Area Dutch Oven.
The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch basketball team jumped out to a 12-0 lead against the Brookville Raiders and never looked back as they recorded a 63-46 District 9 League victory on Elementary Night.