DuBOIS — The DuBois swim team opened its season with a dual meet at home against Hollidaysburg Friday.
JOHNSONBURG — After years of struggling to field competitors, the Johnsonburg wrestling program has seen its numbers increase in recent years — along with that has come more success on the mat.
BROOKVILLE — Knocking off the two-time defending tournament champions and dealing North Clarion its first regular-season loss in almost two years, the Brookville Lady Raiders basketball team claimed its first tip-off title in three years with a 47-37 win Saturday night.
BROCKWAY –Some big free-throw shooting down the stretch helped the DuBois Area High School girls’ basketball team hold off a late charge by Redbank Valley to pick up a 58-47 victory Friday and land itself in the title game of the Brockway Tip-Off Tournament.
KNOX — The DuBois boys basketball team opened the Dave Bennett area with a bang by capturing the Keystone Tip-off Tournamen over the weekend.
RIDGWAY — Coming off its first winning season in recent years, the Ridgway girls basketball team will look to a pair of returning starters and a few new players to lead them to another successful season on the hardwood.
ST. MARYS — The St. Marys girls basketball team had a very young team last year, and while the Lady Dutch are still young, their experience level has increased ahead of this season.
HAZLETON — Coming off back-to-back losses, the Penn State DuBois women’s basketball team responded in a big way by sweeping a pair of road Penn State University Athletic Conference games over the weekend.
ST. MARYS — The St. Marys boys basketball team will have to find a way to replace a large senior class that graduated in order for the Dutchmen to find success on the hardwood this season.
SLIPPERY ROCK — The Clearfield football team needed to play mistake free in Saturday evening’s PIAA Class 4A first-round playoff matchup to stay in the game with two-time defending state champion Cathedral Prep.
DuBOIS — Turning over Brookville six times, the Brockway Rovers marched into the District 9 Class AA Championship game with a 38-18 win on a frigid Saturday night at E.J. Mansell Stadium.
BRADFORD — Smethport used its potent ground attack to run past Curwensville, 28-0, Friday night at Bradford’s Parkway Field to reach its first District 9 Class A title game since winning the crown in 1998.
BROCKWAY — Injuries are a part of football and no coach wants to see a player get hurt, especially a key player. Unfortunately, such an injury happened as Clarion-Limestone saw their season come to an end 22-12 to Coudersport at Varischetti Field in Brockway on Friday evening in the District…
DuBOIS — While there were some flurries in the air, the only ones that mattered to Ridgway were the flurry of fourth-quarter points that it put on the board as it rallied for a 15-7 victory over Moniteau in the District 9 Class 2A semifinals at E.J. Mansell Stadium Saturday afternoon.
ST. MARYS — It’s often said the postseason is an opportunity for teams to start with a clean slate, and that was certainly the case for Curwensville football team Friday night as they shut out Elk County Catholic, 26-0, in a District 9 Class A quarterfinal game.
ST. MARYS — The Clarion volleyball program climbed back to the top of the mountain when it comes to District 9 Class A volleyball Saturday, as the Lady Cats pulled out a hard-fought sweep against Ridgway to capture its first district crown since 2015.
ST. MARYS — The DuBois volleyball team entered Saturday’s District 9 Class 3A championship game looking to put the pressure on Bradford early and often, and that’s just what the Lady Beavers did in sweeping their way to a second straight district crown.
REEDSVILLE — The DuBois girls cross country team made the trek to compete in the District 6/9 Class 3A Championships Saturday at the Indian Valley Elementary Center and had three runners come away with Top 20 finishes.
HYDE — Clearfield’s Taye Lynch intercepted Bishop Carroll quarterback Jake Zazvrskey on the first play from scrimmage in Friday night’s regular season finale at the Bison Sports Complex.
CURWENSVILLE — At times, it looked like the Curwensville Golden Tide were about to capitalize against the Brockway Rovers on Friday night at Riverside Stadium. But turnovers and key penalties did the home team in, as the Rovers got a 24-14 road win. Brockway was led by running back Jon Wood’…
RIDGWAY — Led by freshman Evelyn Lerch’s, the Clarion Lady Cats turned in a runner-up finish at Saturday’s District 9 Cross Country Championships at a wet and rainy Grandinetti Elementary School.
RIDGWAY — Terrible, wet conditions slowed down the runners at Saturday’s District 9 Cross Country Championships at Ridgway’s Grandinetti Elementary School, but it didn’t lead to any surprising results at the top.
JOHNSONBURG — Ridgway overcame a sloppy first quarter in which they committed two turnovers on their opening two drives and trailed 7-0 after, scoring 21 unanswered points in the second and third quarters to secure a 21-7 victory over Union/A-C Valley at Johnsonburg Memorial Field Friday.
RIDGWAY — Sophomore McKellen “Mack” Jaramillo has made quite the impression this season with the DuBois cross country team since his family moved into the school district just prior to the school from Danville.
DuBOIS — The DuBois football team entered its Senior Night clash with Brookville Friday facing the ultimate dilemma — win and extend its season or lose and pack up shop for the year.
ST. MARYS — St. Marys was unable to build off a strong first half, as they were outscored 11-0 in the second half on their way to a 27-14 defeat at the hands of Kane on Senior Night at Dutch Memorial Stadium Friday night.
HYDE — Clearfield quarterback Isaac Rumery and the Bison had an inauspicious start to Friday night’s game against Philipsburg-Osceola, as the Bison signal caller threw just his second interception of the year on his first pass attempt of the game.
CURWENSVILLE — Curwensville has produced the Top 3 all-time leading rushers in District 9 history, but the Golden Tide faithful sat idly by Friday night as an opposing team’s running back — Clarion-Limestone junior Austin Newcomb — put together one of the best performances in district history.
HOLLIDAYSBURG — After earning a comfortable 22-0 halftime lead, the Hollidaysburg football team encountered some turbulence at the outset of the third quarter from DuBois in the form of two quick scores.
KNOX — The Elk County Catholic football team used a strong third-quarter surge to pull away from Keystone for a 36-6 victory Friday night that gave the Crusaders the first ever District 9 League Small School South Division title.
STRATTANVILLE — Clarion-Limestone wasted little time in getting the sour taste out of their mouths from last weeks loss by putting up 30 first quarter points on their way to a 66-0 whitewash of Port Allegany on Friday evening at the C-L Sports Complex.
RIDGWAY — Ridgway overcame a hard-fought first half, outscoring Karns City 15-0 in the second half to secure a 28-6 victory at Memorial Park Field Friday.
BRADFORD — After a pair of nice wins against Brockway and Punxsutawney, the Bradford Owls faced a barometer test type of game against the reigning District 9 Class AA champions from Clarion.
DUKE CENTER — Curwensville used a punishing ground game and a bend but don’t break defense to spoil Otto-Eldred’s Senior Night with a dominating 48-14 victory Saturday night in Duke Center.
NEW BETHLEHEM — In what was a back-and-forth affair for much of the contest, the host Redbank Valley Bulldogs were able to end their their-game losing streak by defeating the visiting Coudersport Falcons 41-27 on Homecoming Night Friday.
KANE — Finding out that they probably won’t have their starting quarterback the rest of the season, the Brookville Raiders headed to Kane and put up some more big numbers in a 57-38 win over the Wolves Friday night.
BROCKWAY — The Brockway football team honored its large senior class prior to Friday’s game against Punxsutawney, then that group went out and dominated the Chucks in every phase of the game in a 48-12 victory in their final regular season at Frank Varischetti Field.
DuBOIS — The St. Marys girls soccer team spoiled DuBois’ Senior Day festivities Saturday morning as it got a goal late in the first half from Lauren Eckert to come away with a 1-0 victory on the senior high turf field.
STRATTANVILLE — The key for any team to have success in football is to take advantage of their opponents mistakes, and Elk County Catholic did just that Friday night as it turned three of Clarion-Limestone’s seven turnovers into touchdowns in a 26-16 victory at the C-L Sports Complex.
CURWENSVILLE — The Curwensville Golden Tide football program’s DNA is comprised of a heavy and healthy running attack. Last night was no exception, as Curwensville wore down a Redbank Valley Bulldogs team that to just 178 total yards of offense for a 37-21 win on Senior Night.