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Welch signs with Canisius

   November 21, 2014 1:02 am    0

Girard multisport standout Maria Welch decided on playing Division I basketball in college. She signed her letter of intent earlier this week to officially commit to Canisius in Buffalo. Welch, a senior guard, averaged 12.4 points and 7.2 rebounds per game as a junior and 12.7 points per game as a sophomore. She is up…


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Fall Fastbreak – Central Tech

   November 19, 2014 2:06 am    0

Central Tech Falcons Boys Coach: Tom Koval (9th season, 96-93) 2013-14 overall record: 12-11 2013-14 region record: 0-4 (third) 2013-14 playoff results: Lost to McDowell 76-46 in the District 10 Class AAAA semifinals. Top players lost: Anthony Tracy, Kareem Ferguson, Josh Wells, Romellow McKnight Top returning player: Malik Brinson Assistant coaches: Ron Pacley, Craig Fomich,…


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Fall Fastbreak – Cathedral Prep

   November 17, 2014 1:09 am    0

Cathedral Prep Ramblers Boys Coach: Mark Majewski (17th season, 240-167) 2013-14 overall record: 15-8 2013-14 region record: 4-0 (champion) 2013-14 playoff results: Lost to McDowell 66-52 in the District 10 Class AAAA championship. Top players lost: Matt Harris, Felix Manus-Schell, Joe Causgrove Top returning players: Matt Colpoys, Taylor Mackowski, Carter Cross, Jack Lindenberger, Joe Fustine,…


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Fall Fastbreak – Cambridge Springs

   November 16, 2014 6:19 pm    0

Cambridge Springs Blue Devils Boys Coach: Kevin Kurt (6th season, 62-52) 2013-14 overall record: 8-14 2013-14 region record: 7-5 (tied for third) 2013-14 playoff results: Lost to West Middlesex 75-53 in the District 10 Class AA quarterfinals. Top players lost: Austin Porter, Gavin Hohn, Scott Duda Top returning players: Stevie Reisenauer, Jarred Ferris, Josh Huff,…


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Burger King Classic field unveiled (video)

   November 13, 2014 5:18 pm    0




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Smock returns as Harbor Creek boys basketball coach

   July 18, 2014 2:52 pm    0

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 to Pittsburgh. Smock coached the Huskies in the 2007-08 and 2008-09 seasons. Harbor Creek went 8-16 in his first season and 15-8 in the second with playoff appearances both years….


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District 10 winter athletes of year from past decade

   July 5, 2014 9:31 am    0

During the 10 years since District 10 realigned into regions, the Erie Times-News has been selecting athletes of the year in each District 10 sport. Here’s a look at all of the winter athletes of the year during the past decade: (Check out a decade of fall athletes Sunday on the Varsity blog. The D-10…


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Potthoff hired as Chartiers Valley athletic director

   June 26, 2014 3:26 pm    0

Mercyhurst Prep graduate Angie Potthoff, a member of the Notre Dame women’s basketball staff the last four seasons, is returning to the high school ranks. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported Wednesday that Chartiers Valley, a WPIAL school in Bridgeville, has hired Potthoff to be its new athletic director. She replaces Frank Vulcano, who retired after eight…


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Binder back for third stint at Steel-High

   June 20, 2014 7:07 pm    0

Former East boys basketball coach Rick Binder will begin his third term in charge of Steelton-Highspire’s program come the PIAA’s 2014-15 season. Binder was recently hired by the same Dauphin County school he coached for from 1997 to 2001, and again from 2002 to 2005. Steel-High won Class AAA state championships in 1998, 2000 and…


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General McLane opens boys basketball head coach position

   June 19, 2014 5:02 pm    0

The General McLane School Board voted Wednesday night to open the head coach position for its boys basketball team. Brian Schulz, an English teacher at McLane, was shocked when told the news after the McLane administration recommended to rehire him as the basketball coach. McLane athletic director Rob Kennerknect said “After his first season, Brian…


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Torr to play at Ohio Wesleyan

   May 30, 2014 10:00 am    0

Sharon standout basketball player Mallory Torr has committed to Ohio Wesleyan. Torr is a four-year letter-winner for Sharon and was voted to the all-region first team. She will major in accounting at Ohio Wesleyan, which is located in Delaware, Ohio near Columbus. Ohio Wesleyan is the North Coast Athletic Conference and went 18-9 last season….


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Parker, Bonniger, Dzuricsko hired as new coaches

   May 28, 2014 10:24 am    0

The District 10 offseason continued this week with three coaching hires. Michael Parker is the new head girls volleyball coach at Villa Maria, while Jeff Bonniger is the new girls basketball coach at Iroquois. Down at Hickory, former boys basketball coach Bill Dzuricsko is back at his old job to run the Hornets’ program. Dzuricsko…


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Garrity to coach McDowell girls hoops

   April 28, 2014 9:23 pm    0

Rand Garrity has been approved as the new head girls basketball coach at McDowell. Garrity, 39, is a teacher at Westlake Middle School and spent the past two seasons as an assistant coach under Megan Fiala. Garrity also served as an assistant coach to Pete Flinn, Tom Hansen, Dave Niland and Kraig Hetz over the…


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McDowell signing day (video)

   April 24, 2014 10:13 pm    0

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McDowell basketball standout Beck commits to Edinboro

   April 16, 2014 5:07 pm    0

McDowell standout basketball player Michael Beck will continue his basketball career close to home as he has committed to Edinboro. Beck, a 1,000-point scorer at McDowell, helped the Trojans win the District 10 Class AAAA championship. He averaged 16.5 points per game as a senior and was named to the all-district team. For more on…


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