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March 15th, 2013
LEWISBURG â€” The St. Marys Area swimmers finished on a high note when they concluded day two of the PIAA AA Swim & Dive Championships at Bucknell on Thursday.
For the Lady Dutch, their whirlwind season ended just as it began, with two of the squadâ€™s top performers swimming personal bests while breaking their own school records, while the Dutchmen found a little magic on Thursday morning. sending one into the consolation finals that night.
LEWISBURG â€” The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch added a few more milestone performances to their already-impressive resume when they competed in the PIAA AA Swim & Dive Championships at Bucknell University on Wednesday.Â
The St. Marys Area girls set two more school records in two of their three events on day one of the two-day meet. And in another team first, the 200-yard freestyle relay of Cori Wendel, Tayler Gnan, Kylee Proudfit and Emma Daghir advanced to the evening consolation finals as a result of their morning performance.
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch swim and dive team captured the District 9 Class AA swim championship Saturday that was held at Clarion University.
The St. Marys Area Swim and Dive team will compete at the 2013 PIAA District IX Swim and Dive Championships Saturday at Clarion Universityâ€™s Tippin Natatorium.
CLARION - The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch wrestling team will be sending seven representatives to the PIAA Class AAA Northwest Regional this coming weekend at Altoona Area High School following the District 4/9 Individual Wrestling Championships held at Clarion University.
In a game full of twists and turns, the Johnsonburg Rams (24-2) battled back from a 13-point deficit to defeat Elk County Catholic (19-7) by a 57-52 score, their fifth win of the season at the Crusaders' expense.
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch basketball team was eliminated from the District 9 Class AAA tournament by the Punxsutawney Lady Chucks by a 50-47 score Thursday night at the SMAHS Dutch Oven.
The Johnsonburg Ramettes gave up an early lead, but then used a strong second half to defeat the Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders 39-32 in a District 9 Class A quarterfinal playoff game on Thursday evening at Elk County Catholic High School.
The Elk County Catholic Crusaders advanced to the quarterfinals of the District 9 Class A tournament with a 78-43 victory over the Port Allegany Gators Tuesday night at the ECCHS gym.
The St. Marys Area gymnastics team traveled to Moon Township to participate in the PA Classic Gymnastics Championships over the weekend, falling just short of second place by less than one tenth of a point and placing third in the team standings while walking away with 12 medals, including a new state champion on three events as Nicole Florio won three state championships in the Bronze Division, earning the top scores on vault, 8.833; floor exercises, 8.275; and in the all-around, 32.541.