NEW BETHLEHEM — Putting up seven runs in the bottom of the fourth inning, the Redbank Valley Lady Bulldogs turned a 4-2 deficit into a 9-5 win Friday afternoon at the New Bethlehem Little League Field.
BROOKVILLE — Last May in the same place at the District 9 Class 2A Track and Field Championships, Redbank Valley’s Sam Hetrick had a breakthrough performance in a third-place finish in the high jump.
WEST SUNBURY — After jumping out to a lead after three innings in its first-ever game before the game was suspended last Wednesday against Keystone, the Union Damsels softball team lost two lopsided games to DuBois Central Catholic and Moniteau last Friday and Saturday.
KNOX — Three area senior basketball players were able to wrap up their high school careers at last Saturday’s 18th Sportsmanship I Clarion County YMCA District 9 All-Star games held at Keystone High School.
NEW BETHLEHEM — She wouldn’t nearly be the first Redbank Valley Lady Bulldogs softball player to pick for a big home run. In fact, it was just about the opposite thought when it came to senior Kaia Rearick.
RIMERSBURG — Game 1 of Year 1 for the Union Damsels softball team could be as soon as Thursday when they travel to play Karns City either at the football field complex or Chicora.
One could almost hear a collective sigh of relief when a measure calling for the reduction of the Redbank Valley Booster Club’s contribution to the school’s athletic budget passed by a 5-4 margin.
NEW BETHLEHEM — Both Redbank Valley track and field teams, in their second meet in three days to open the season, swept visiting Union last Wednesday.
Finishing his career with the second-most points in school history, Union Knights senior Lucas Bowser earned his second All-District 9 honor this week when he was a Third Team selection in the D9Sports.Com/All American Awards & Engraving’s annual basketball awards.
NEW BETHLEHEM — Spending last Saturday working on a new field setup, Redbank Valley Bulldogs baseball coach Craig Hibell just might get the season going at a new location.
NEW BETHLEHEM — Whenever the Redbank Valley Bulldogs softball team opens the season — the schedule says Tuesday at home against Franklin — you’ll see a younger roster with nine of 21 players freshman.
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s buck harvest increased 10 percent, and the overall deer harvest also was up 10 percent, in the state’s 2017-18 hunting seasons, which closed in January, the Pennsylvania Game Commission reported today.
NEW BETHLEHEM — On what was probably the best weather day of the week, the Redbank Valley and Armstrong track and field teams dealt with a sunny and brisk day in their dual meet season opener Monday afternoon.
And you could fill in that headline sentence in a bunch of different ways based on the feedback that’s been given since the Redbank Valley School Board of Directors enacted the “Partial self-funding of extra-curricular activities and interscholastic athletics” policy that was adopted last summer.
Newly hired to be the football coach for the Union/A-C Valley football co-operative program, Brad Dittman knows he has some hard work ahead of him.
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Former Brookville Raiders state champions Brock Zacherl and Taylor Ortz wrapped up their season for Clarion University last weekend at the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships at Quicken Loans Arena.
Redbank Valley’s Elizabeth Brooks takes a throw while working first base drills during practice indoors Tuesday. The Lady Bulldogs are scheduled to open the season next Tuesday at Karns City.
HYDE — Redbank Valley’s Jacob Shilling and Zeldon Fisher earned berths to this weekend’s Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling Championships in Wilkes-Barre after qualifying at last weekend’s Area 5 Tournament at Clearfield Area High School.
NEW BETHLEHEM — Battling the elements of a slow and frustrating preseason, it’s ready or not for the Redbank Valley Bulldogs track and field season next Monday at home against Armstrong.
With the addition of a varsity softball program at Union, it’s now a full slate of softball, baseball and track and field at both Union and Redbank Valley this spring as practices got started last week.
HERSHEY — For Redbank Valley junior Mason Songer, getting to this year’s PIAA Class 2A Wrestling Championships at Hershey’s Giant Center was a big deal.
LOCK HAVEN — Slippery Rock University women’s basketball sophomore guard Brooke Hinderliter was named to the this year’s All-Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Western Division second team, the league office announced last Thursday with the unveiling of its postseason honors.
Editor's Note: Taylor Ortz was accorded a berth to nationals on Tuesday. That's missing from this story. Check www.clariongoldeneagles.com for the update.
SHARON — While the Redbank Valley Bulldogs are sending Mason Songer to the PIAA Championships, five wrestlers came up short in their bid to get to Hershey’s Giant Center this week at last weekend’s regional tournament held at Sharon High School.
SHARON — Here are the regional pairings for Redbank Valley at this weekend’s Northwest Regional Tournament in Sharon. The top four finishers qualify for the PIAA Championships in Hershey March 8-10.
CALIFORNIA — The Slippery Rock University women’s basketball team had its season come to an end Monday night in an 81-70 loss at No. 24 California University (Pa.) in the first round of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Tournament.