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Tigers’ Sertz secures D-10 Class AAA tennis title

   October 14, 2014 12:10 am    0

Fairview girls tennis coach Rick Sertz contemplated the current and future status his program, and those of others in District 10, when he finally reasoned the Class AA Tigers would fare better by moving up to Class AAA status for the PIAA’s current two-year cycle. Sertz’s calculated gamble paid off, at least for the short…


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Wildman working way up D-10 coaching list

   October 14, 2014 12:03 am    0

Sharon’s 40-0 shutout of Northwestern last Friday was the 219th career coaching victory over Jim Wildman’s two tenures with the Tigers. Wildman, who returned to run the program in 2013, currently ranks fifth in that District 10 category. He’s only three wins away from tying another Mercer County notable, Greenville’s Bob Stone, for fourth all-time….


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Grove City frosh seeks D-10 tennis upset

   October 13, 2014 12:21 am    0

Grove City tennis player Emily Gordon has a chance to become District 10’s first singles champion from Mercer County in more than a decade if she can upset Mercyhurst Prep favorite Lauren Petrella in today’s Class AA tournament final at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The small- and large-school title matches are scheduled there at 3:30 p.m….


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D-10 team tennis duals determined

   October 12, 2014 12:50 am    0

District 10 girls tennis tournament director Andy Findlay confirmed during Saturday’s singles meet that Fairview and Warren will play for the Class AAA championship this Thursday. The 12-5 Tigers and the 4-7 Dragons will meet at 1 p.m. at Pennbriar Athletic Club. It will be the third dual between the Region 2 entrants, with Fairview…


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D-10 tennis honors late Oil City coach

   October 12, 2014 12:01 am    0

Oil City tennis coach John Best, who died unexpectedly last Monday, was honored in a short ceremony held before the opening matches of Saturday’s District 10 girls singles tennis tournament at Pennbriar Athletic Club. Best, who was in charge of the Oilers’ boys and girls programs since the mid-1990s, died at UPMC Northwest. The Seneca…


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District 10 girls tennis updates

   October 11, 2014 9:53 am    0

Updates from Saturday’s District 10 girls singles tennis tournament at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The finalists will return there for Monday’s 3:30 championship matches. — Mike Copper *Play has concluded at Pennbriar. Returning there for Monday’s finals are Lauren Petrella vs. Emily Gordon (Class AA) and Shannon Sertz vs. Amy Matczak. *Grove City freshman Emily Gordon…


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Friday night’s statewide football scores

   October 11, 2014 9:51 am    0

Friday night’s football scores from throughout Pennsylvania, compiled by the Associated Press: Academy Park 16, Interboro 0 Aliquippa 48, Freedom 10 Allderdice 15, USO 8 Altoona 28, Kiski Area 10 Annville-Cleona 52, Kutztown 6 Apollo-Ridge 49, Freeport 20 Archbishop Ryan 42, Archbishop Carroll 7 Archbishop Wood 48, Cardinal O’Hara 6 Athens 34, Wyalusing Valley 28…


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Reynolds back rumbles into D-10 top 30

   October 6, 2014 2:24 pm    0

Reynolds senior Mike Millero now ranks among the top 30 running backs in the history of District 10 football. The Wilmington Greyhounds contained Millero to 48 yards on the ground during their 28-7 victory over the Raiders last Friday. That still left the district’s active leader with 3,661 career yards. Millero likely needs one or…


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Ciacchini joins sister as D-10 golf champ

   October 5, 2014 12:21 am    0

Annie Ciacchini won her first — and only — District 10 girls golf tournament title Saturday. Ciacchini survived more than four hours of what turned out to be faux match play against friendly rival Grace Brzozowski of Mercyhurst Prep at Riverside Golf Club in Cambridge Springs. The seniors, tied at 151 after the second of…


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Friday night’s statewide high school football scores

   October 4, 2014 7:31 am    0

Friday night’s high school football scores from throughout Pennsylvania, compiled by the Associated Press: Academy Park 37, Chichester 7 Aliquippa 55, Beaver Area 0 Allderdice 41, Perry Traditional Academy 0 Altoona 24, Latrobe 14 Annville-Cleona 37, Ephrata 0 Apollo-Ridge 42, Ford City 15 Avonworth 39, Bishop Canevin 13 Bangor 20, Notre Dame-Green Pond 14 Bartram…


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Ramblers rise to 17th in region poll

   October 1, 2014 12:56 am    0

The Cathedral Prep football team improved seven spots in this week’s CBS MaxPreps Regional Football Rankings. Prep beat Aquinas Institute of Rochester, N.Y., by a 16-12 score Friday at Dollinger Field. That win was good enough to nudge the Ramblers up to 17th in MaxPrep’s Northeast rankings. Don Bosco Prep (3-0) of Ramsey, N.J., remained…


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Fields determined for D-10 golf

   September 30, 2014 12:20 am    0

District 10’s first postseason competition of 2014-15 is set for this weekend. All rounds in the district’s boys and girls individual and team golf tournaments events will take place Friday and Saturday at Crawford County layouts. The boys be at The Country Club of Meadville, with the girls up Route 86 at Riverside Golf Club…


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Sharpsville football coach ties McDowell great

   September 28, 2014 12:32 am    0

Paul Piccirilli continues to move up District 10’s list for career coaching victories courtesy of the 2014 Sharpsville Blue Devils. Sharpsville reached the halfway point of its season undefeated thanks to Friday’s 14-7 win over West Middlesex. The Blue Devils (5-0, 3-0 Region 1) are one of five D-10 teams with that overall mark, but…


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Friday night’s statewide high school football scores

   September 27, 2014 7:32 am    0

Here are Friday night’s high school football scores from throughout Pennsylvania, compiled by the Associated Press: Academy of the New Church 51, Morrisville 0 Academy Park 35, Cardinal O’Hara 7 Aliquippa 55, New Brighton 14 Allderdice 48, Carrick 7 Altoona 30, Norwin 21 Annville-Cleona 42, ELCO 21 Archbishop Wood 47, Archbishop Ryan 14 Avonworth 42,…


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Ramblers’ Mischler moves up D-10 list

   September 23, 2014 12:12 am    0

One former Iroquois football coach has passed another on District 10’s list for career coaching victories. Mike Mischler, whose two tenures in charge of Cathedral Prep currently sandwich his three-season stint at Iroquois, passed Ed Poly last Friday thanks to the Ramblers’ 51-21 rout of DuBois. Mischler has a career coaching mark of 140-52 going…


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