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The Varsity blog is the 2013 winner of an international EPPY award for best sports blog. EPPYs are awarded to media-affiliated websites by Editor & Publisher, an industry trade publication. Varsity is primarily maintained by Times-News sports writers Mike Copper and Tom Reisenweber and sports editor Jeff Kirik.   Read more about this blog.
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Posted: July 20th, 2014

District 10 tennis got a peek at two of its incoming players for 2014-15 during Sunday’s Erie County Tennis Tournament. The five-day event concluded with

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Posted in: District 10, PIAA, Tennis
Posted: July 20th, 2014

Lakeview Sailors Coach: Dan York (15th season, 75-71) 2013 overall record: 12-2 2013 region record: 5-1 (champion) 2013 playoff results: Defeated Maplewood 61-6, Mercer 52-21

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Posted: July 20th, 2014

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 40 days until the start of the high school football season on Friday,

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Posted: July 19th, 2014

Two of District 10′s best returning runners were the overall champions of Saturday’s North East Cherry Festival 5K. Mercyhurst Prep student Sebastian Curtin was first

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Posted: July 19th, 2014

Iroquois Braves Coach: Matt Morgan (1st season at Iroquois, 10th season overall, 78-33) 2013 overall record: 3-7 2013 region record: 3-4 (tied for fourth) 2013

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Posted: July 19th, 2014

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 41 days until the opening night of the high school football season on

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Posted: July 18th, 2014

Cathedral Prep student Norman Stark abandoned his bid to swim across Lake Erie on Friday morning. Stark, a senior-to-be for the Ramblers’ aquatics program, ended

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Posted: July 18th, 2014

Hickory Hornets Coach: Bill Brest (5th season, 43-9) 2013 overall record: 12-2 2013 region record: 6-1 (second) 2013 playoff results: Defeated Fort LeBoeuf 56-7, Northwestern

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Posted: July 18th, 2014

Ryan Smock has been hired to return as the Harbor Creek boys basketball team. Smock replaces Jason Dolak, who resigned after five seasons to move

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Posted in: Basketball
Posted: July 18th, 2014

Harbor Creek Huskies Coach: Ned Bailey (1st season) 2013 overall record: 1-9 2013 region record: 0-7 (eighth) 2013 playoff results: Did not qualify for the

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Posted: July 18th, 2014

Jake Lehotsky and Brad Pier, returning members of Fort LeBoeuf’s boys cross country team, finished first and second in their age group for Thursday’s Waterford

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Posted: July 18th, 2014

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 42 days until the start of the high school football season on Friday,

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