Archive - Sports Article
April 21st, 2015
The Elk County Catholic Crusader tennis team defeated the visiting Bradford Owls 6-3 on Tuesday afternoon in a match played at both Benzinger and Memorial Parks. It was a cool, windy afternoon with a few rain drops at times, but the teams were able to complete the match.
With inclement weather threatening, the Elk County Catholic and Johnsonburg softball teams were able to complete just enough of their game Monday afternoon to make it count.
The contest was originally scheduled to be a home game for the Ramettes, but the weather resulted in it being moved to Benzinger Park and changed to a home game for ECC. The Lady Crusaders ended up winning the weather-shortened contest 10-2 in five innings.
The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch tennis team lost a close 5-4 match to the Punxsutawney Chucks Monday afternoon in a match played at the SMAHS courts.
The Elk County Catholic Crusader tennis team saw their record slip to 5-2 on the season as they lost to the undefeated Warren Dragons 7-2 Friday afternoon in a match played at Benzinger and Memorial Parks. Both of Elk's losses have been to Warren.
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader softball team is now 3-0 on the season after rallying from a three-run deficit to edge the DuBois Area Lady Beavers 5-4 on Wednesday afternoon in a contest played at the newly renovated St. Marys Little League Softball field at Benzinger Park.
The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch baseball team lost their home opener to the Bradford Owls by a 6-2 score Wednesday afternoon at Berwind Park.
For the second year in a row, the Elk County County Catholic Crusader baseball team can boast an undefeated record midway through the month of April. Unfortunately for the Crusaders, it is a lot easier for them to be undefeated this season as they have only played one game.
ECC finally got their 2015 campaign going on Tuesday when they hosted the Cameron County Red Raiders in a 4:15 p.m. game at Berwind Park. Though Cameron County was able to take an early lead, the Crusaders rallied to win 12-2 in five innings.
The St. Marys Area boys' tennis team won 7-2 against Clearfield on Tuesday in a match played at the SMAHS tennis courts.
The Elk County Catholic track and field teams swept the St. Marys Area and DuBois Central squads in a meet held Tuesday afternoon at the ECCHS track and field complex.
The Lady Crusaders defeated the Lady Dutch 113.33-36.67 and DuBois Central 137-12.
The Crusaders beat the Dutch 96-44 and the Cardinals 107-24.
The DuBois Area Lady Beaver softball team scored two runs in the top of the eighth then limited the St. Marys Area Lady Dutch to one run in the home half of the inning to record a 4-3 victory Tuesday afternoon at the SMAHS softball field.