Thursday’s high school sports schedule, Sept. 18

   September 18, 2014 11:07 am

Football Region 4 Girard at Mercyhurst Prep (Veterans Stadium), 7 p.m. Boys golf Non-region Warren at Titusville (Cross Creek Golf Course), 1:30 p.m. Kennedy Catholic at Mercer, 3:15 p.m. Greenville, Grove City at Hickory (Hermitage VFW Golf Course), 3:30 p.m. Corry at General McLane (Culbertson Hills Golf Course), 4 p.m. Fort LeBoeuf at Fairview (Lake…

Wednesday’s high school sports schedule

   September 17, 2014 11:01 am

Boys golf Non-region Conneaut at Girard (Beechwood Golf Course), 4 p.m. Rocky Grove at Union City (Union City Country Club), 4 p.m. Harbor Creek at Seneca (Scenic Heights Golf Course), 4 p.m. Meadville at Corry (North Hills Golf Course), 1 p.m.   Girls golf DuBois tournament Fort LeBoeuf, McDowell, Meadville, Mercyhurst Prep, North East, Strong…

Union City golfer records ace

   September 16, 2014 11:00 pm

Union City golfer Nate Bailey said the closest he ever came to a hole-in-one before Monday was on the 14th hole at Union City Country Club. It was only appropriate that was where he successfully achieved the rare feat. Bailey aced the 155-yard hole during a Region 4 mega-match at the Bears’ home course. The…

Reisen Shine – Checking in on golf

   September 9, 2014 12:33 pm

As hard as it may be to believe, the District 10 golf postseason is less than one month away. Here’s a look at each region and which teams might be on their way to qualifying for the team tournament. Boys Region 1 – With two mega-matches left, Greenville leads the way with 22 points. Lakeview…

Moylan, Maginnis latest Flagship winners

   July 22, 2014 11:49 pm

One golfer expanded her lead in the standings while another saw his shrink after Tuesday’s Erie Sports Store Flagship Junior Tour stop at Elk Valley Golf Course. Warren entrant Megan Smoulder finished a distant second to North East graduate Megan Moylan in the girls 16-18 division. Smoulder’s round of 92 was 14 shots more than…

Smoulder surpasses Capotis in Flagship standings

   July 16, 2014 11:50 pm

Megan Smoulder, a senior-to-be with Warren’s girls golf team, won the age 18 division during Tuesday’s stop on the Erie Sp0rts Store Flagship Junior Tour. Action took place at Oakland Beach Golf Course in Conneaut Lake. Smouder took advantage of Georgia Capotis’ absence to finish first with a round of 84. Capotis, who recently graduated…

Flagship Tour pulls up at Oakland Beach

   July 14, 2014 9:45 pm

Harbor Creek student Jacob Van Slyke and recent Mercyhurst Prep graduate Georgia Capotis are the leading golfers in the boys and girls age 18-under divisions heading into Tuesday’s action for the 2014 Erie Sports Store Flagship Junior Tour. The fifth stop is at Oakland Beach Golf Course in Conneaut Lake. Tee times will start at…

No great day at Beechwood for Flagship golfers

   July 9, 2014 12:02 am

Harbor Creek student Jacob Van Slyke played well enough during Tuesday’s abbreviated action in an EDGA Erie Sports Store Flagship Junior Golf Tour stop to maintain first place in his age group. Van Slyke, a junior-to-be for the Huskies, still led the boys 16-18 division after play was suspended at Beechwood Golf Course. His result,…

District 10 recap: Fall athletes of year over past decade

   July 8, 2014 5:24 pm

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 fall athletes of the year during the past 10 years: (The winter athletes and fall athletes were previously listed on the Varsity blog.)…

Hershey main host for future PIAA fall finals

   January 25, 2014 11:39 pm

Hershey has been the ultimate destination for most of the PIAA’s fall athletic programs over the years. It will remain that way after its board of directors voted where to stage upcoming finals during that season at its Jan. 22 board of directors meeting. State championships in football, soccer, cross country and tennis will be…

D-10 girls tennis entrants determined

   October 11, 2013 2:57 pm

The brackets for the 2013 District 10 girls tennis tournament won’t be known until Saturday morning, but the players scheduled to fill them are. New tournament director Andy Findlay has released the list of entrants who will vie for the district’s Class AA and Class AAA titles in singles. Saturday’s AAA competition at Pennbriar Athletic…

D-10 golf tournament made for Megans

   October 8, 2013 10:07 pm

Megan Moylan came within a dimple or two of shooting under par in her final appearance at Tuesday’s District 10 girls golf tournament in Cambridge Springs. The North East senior saw her birdie putt rim out of the cup on the 18th green, but gladly accepted the 72 she wrote on her Riverside Golf Club…

Moylan sister to play final D-10 round

   October 8, 2013 12:31 am

A Moylan sister from North East will compete for the seventh and final time in today’s District 10 individual girls golf tournament. The one-round competition, which will determine who advances to the PIAA West Region Tournament, returns to Riverside Golf Club in Cambridge Springs. A shotgun start is scheduled for 10 a.m. This will be…

Volleyball title bittersweet for McLane

   October 6, 2013 7:02 pm

The General McLane girls volleyball team won a tournament Saturday, but lost a key player in the process. The Lancers went undefeated in pool play at the Meadville Tournament, and then beat Lakeview and Saegertown in its playoff bracket. They defeated the Panthers 25-18 in the championship match. However, McLane coach Heather Karns reported Sunday…

Reisen Shine – First District 10 champions crowned

   October 6, 2013 6:00 am

The first District 10 champions of the 2013-14 school year were crowned Saturday as the D-10 golf team championships took place. The girls plated at Riverside Golf Course with Villa Maria winning the Class AA title and McDowell winning the Class AAA championship. Lia Fatica led Villa with a round of 80 followed by an…