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Lady Crusader volleyball remains unbeaten

October 27, 2010

ST. MARYS – The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders secured a 3-0 victory (25-11, 30-28, 25-12) over Ridgway last night at Elk County Catholic High School.
"It's always good to finish out the season at home," Elk County Catholic coach Diane Gies said. "Tonight (Tuesday) is the cutoff for the power point ranking heading into the playoffs. We finished that part of it undefeated."

Simons shoots 76 at PIAA State Tournament

October 25, 2010

Darren Simons of Elk County Catholic High School fired a five-over-par round of 76 in the opening round of the PIAA State Golf Tournament at the Heritage Hills Golf Resort in York. Darren fired a three over 39 on the front side and a two over 37 on the back side on Monday.

District 9 soccer playoffs underway

October 25, 2010

The District 9 soccer playoffs opened Monday night in boys’ Class A, while the girls’ Class A tournament is scheduled to open today.
In Class AA tournaments, the girls’ tournament opens Wednesday with the boys’ tournament set to start Monday, Nov. 1.

Local outdoors enthusiasts raise $9,000 for Hunt of a Lifetime

October 25, 2010

ST. MARYS - The Bucktail Archers, in conjunction with the St. Marys Sportsmen's Club and Bowfishing Association of America, recently held a two-day event in order to raise money for Hunt of a Lifetime Foundation, Inc. Attendees were given the opportunity to participate in a 3D Archery Shoot, Bowfishing Pond Shoot, Trap Competition and a 50/50 Archer Contest. In addition to those activities, tickets were sold for a Hunt of a Lifetime tapestry blanket, cash/bore hunt, compound bow and a digital trail camera.

Dutch football Senior Night Friday

October 25, 2010

The St. Marys Area Quarterback Club is honoring the Dutch senior football players this week and at Friday night’s game at Dutch Country Stadium when they host Karns City. The senior players are: Robert Rollick, Nick DeStephano, Ryan Merritt, Kevin Hoy, Brian Eichmiller, Brad Yetzer, Kyle Wolfel, Jimmy Antonelli, Josh Rogers, John Kronenwetter, Kyle Schneider. Darren Lyon. Missing from the photo is senior manager Amy Donachy. Everyone is welcome to come to Dutch Stadium to honor these seniors. Recognition will begin at 6:15 p.m.

Scholastic Schedule

October 25, 2010

Schedule subject to change without notice.
MONDAY
Golf
ECC’s Darren Simons at PIAA golf championship at Heritage Hills Golf Resort, York.
Jr. varsity football
St. Marys at Union, 6 p.m.
Jr. high girls’ basketball
ECC at Kane, 4 p.m.
TUESDAY
Golf
ECC’s Darren Simons at PIAA golf championship at Heritage Hills Golf Resort, York.
Girls’ tennis
ECCHS vs. Sewickley Academy, District 7 runner-up, PIAA Class AA first-round team tennis tournament at Lakevue Racquet Club, Valencia, 2 p.m.
Girls’ soccer
Brockway at ECCHS, 4 p.m., District 9-A quarterfinal game.
Volleyball

Dutchmen record 55-12 victory over Union Knights

October 23, 2010

The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch football team scored on their first four possessions on their way to a 55-12 victory over the Union Golden Knights on Homecoming for St. Marys Area at Dutch Country Stadium.
The Dutch were able to build a 35-0 lead at halftime as the mercy rule came into effect for the second half.
“This was a good win for us coming off last week’s loss,” said St. Marys coach Joe Schlimm.
“It was a good opportunity to get all the kids in. Now we have to get Kyle Schneider back and are looking forward to finishing out the year with Karns City,” added Schlimm.

Curwensville hands Elk Catholic 28-6 setback

October 23, 2010

The Curwensville Golden Tide football celebrated “Senior Night” by handing the Elk County Catholic Crusaders a sound 28-6 beating on Friday night in an AML game by at the Curwensville High School field.
Things started out badly for the ECCHS squad as they fumbled the opening kickoff, which led to the first score of the night for the Golden Tide. After that, it didn’t get much better as the Curwensville squad controlled the ball game for the most part.

Lady Crusaders top Sheffield in volleyball 3-0

October 21, 2010

The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders celebrated Senior Night by keeping their slate clean on Thursday as they made short work of their match with the Sheffield Lady Wolverines. The Lady Crusaders won the match by a 3-0 score as they won the opening game 25-10, took the second game 25-12, and won the third and final game by a 25-14 score in a match held at the Aaron J. Straub Gym on the ECCHS campus.

Lady Crusaders cap season with tie

October 21, 2010

ST. MARYS - The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders finished the regular season Thursday at Benzinger Park with a 1-1 tie against the visiting Brockway Lady Rovers in Upper Allegheny Valley Soccer League Central varsity action.
The tie gives ECC a record of 16-0-2 for the year, marking the team's first unbeaten season in its 13-year history and seventh straight league championship. The team is also the top seed for the upcoming District 9 Class A playoffs.

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