Archive - Sports Article
April 22nd, 2014
Missed opportunities were becoming the norm as St. Marys Area and Ridgway continued to pile up zeroes on the linescore Tuesday afternoon.
St. Marys broke that trend in the ninth, broke the scoreless tie and came away with the victory.
A Shane Haberberger one-out single brought home RJ Johnston to give the Dutch the only run of the game in a 1-0, nine-inning victory over Ridgway Tuesday afternoon at Sandy Beach Recreational Park.
Rain early in the day on Tuesday gave way to cloudy skies in the afternoon and the Elk County Catholic Crusaders were able to get in their baseball game against Bradford, dealing the Owls a 7-0 shutout at Berwind Park.
The Elk County Catholic Crusader tennis team improved to 6-1 on the season with a 9-0 victory over the Johnsonburg Rams Tuesday afternoon at the Benzinger and Memorial Park courts.
It just might be the "Burg Way" after all.
Armed with a cooperative sports agreement between Ridgway and host school Johnsonburg, the Ramettes on Tuesday scored a 2-1 win over visiting Elk County Catholic in a softball game held at Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School in Ridgway.
The ECC and DCC boys' tennis teams met on Monday afternoon at Benzinger and Memorial Parks to play the remainder of a match that started on Monday, April 14 but was rained out in the first set. Play resumed from the point of interruption, and the Crusaders went on to win 8-1 to improve to 5-1 on the season.
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch softball team finally played their home opener Monday afternoon as they took on the Warren Lady Dragons at the SMAHS softball field.
Warren came up with three runs in the to half of the sixth inning to down the Lady Dutch 3-0.
The St. Marys Area girls' and boys' track and field teams hosted the Elk County Catholic and DuBois Central Catholic squads in a meet on Thursday afternoon at Dutch Country Stadium.
The Lady Crusaders defeated St. Marys 78-72, and the Crusaders beat the Dutchmen 87-61.
The defending District 9 Class A baseball champion is making a claim to be a favorite for that crown again.
Elk County Catholic moved to 6-0 on the season with a 9-1 victory over Johnsonburg Thursday afternoon at Knothole Area Recreational Park.
The Altoona Lions scored two runs in the top half of the seventh inning to edge the St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen by a 4-2 score Thursday afternoon at Berwind Park.
When the game between the St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen and Bradford Owls was postponed on Wednesday afternoon, the Elk County Catholic Crusaders and Kane Wolves took advantage of the open field at Berwind Park and moved their matchup there due to reportedly poor field conditions in Kane. The Wolves remained the home team in the contest, but that did not matter to the Crusaders, who scored in every inning but the fifth to claim a 10-0 shutout in six innings.