2014 top moments – Thursday

   January 1, 2015 10:00 am

Here are five more top moments from 2014. These posts will continue as long as readers continue to submit moments. There will be five posted daily until we run out. All in the Fairview family – Rick Sertz has been one of the top tennis coaches in District 10 for a long time. He has…

2014 top moments – Thursday

   December 25, 2014 12:00 pm

District 10 athletes experienced plenty of highs and lows in 2014. From state championships to tough defeats to end the season, D-10 athletes put together impressive performances even in the face of long odds. We will take a look at the top moments from 2014 over the next week or so. There will be five…

Mercyhurst tennis title adds to Maslar’s lore

   November 2, 2014 12:20 am

Kelly Maslar continues to make a case as the most prominent female sports personality Erie County has produced since the Title IX-era began in 1972. Maslar, a 1987 Mercyhurst Prep graduate, owns three PIAA gold medals as a athlete. Two were as an open-class singles champion in tennis, with a third gained as a member…

Saturday’s fall sports scores

   October 25, 2014 3:00 pm

Football Non-region Cathedral Prep 38, St. Joe’s (N.Y.) 21 Girls soccer Non-region Slippery Rock 8, Mercer 0 Girls tennis PIAA Team Tournament Class AA Semifinals Mercyhurst Prep 5, Hamburg 0 Championship Mercyhurst Prep 5, Scranton Prep 0 Boys water polo Western Conference Finals North Allegheny 8, McDowell 6 Cathedral Prep 10, North Allegheny winner 7…

Saturday’s area sports schedule

   October 25, 2014 9:20 am

Here’s today’s northwestern Pennsylvania sports schedule: FOOTBALL Non-region Cathedral Prep at St. Joe’s (N.Y.), 1 p.m. CROSS COUNTRY District 10 championships At Buhl Park, Sharon 10 a.m. GIRLS SOCCER Non-region Mercer at Slippery Rock, 10 a.m. Grove City at Sharon, 11 a.m. GIRLS TENNIS PIAA Team Tournament Class AA At Hershey Racquet Club Semifinal: Mercyhurst…

Friday’s fall sports scores

   October 24, 2014 3:30 pm

Football Region 1 Farrell 19, Mercer 7 Sharpsville 40, Wilmington 0 West Middlesex 31, Reynolds 7 Region 2 Maplewood 47, Union City 26 Cambridge Springs 36, Iroquois 23 Saegertown 43, Youngsville 18 Cochranton 36, Eisenhower 28 Region 3 Slippery Rock 55, Corry 6 Hickory 41, Titusville 20 Greenville 22, Sharon 20 Grove City 55, Warren…

Friday’s District 10 sports schedule

   October 24, 2014 11:53 am

Check out today’s District 10 sports schedule: FOOTBALL Region 1 Mercer at Farrell, 7 p.m. Sharpsville at Wilmington, 7 p.m. Reynolds at West Middlesex, 7 p.m. Region 2 Union City at Maplewood, 7 p.m. Iroquois at Cambridge Springs, 7 p.m. Saegertown at Youngsville, 7 p.m. Eisenhower at Cochranton, 7 p.m. Region 3 Corry at Slippery…

Lakers-Spartans quarter of PIAA tennis quarters

   October 22, 2014 1:46 am

When Mercyhurst Prep’s girls tennis team won the PIAA Class AA tournament in 2012, it beat Wyomissing in the quarterfinal round at the Hershey Racquet Club. The Lakers hope that’s a good omen for them when the teams meet in that same round and same site this Friday. Mercyhurst, seeking its third straight small-school state…

Tuesday’s fall sports scores

   October 21, 2014 5:00 pm

Boys soccer Region 6 McDowell 14, Oil City 0 Cathedral Prep 5, Central Tech 2 Non-region Mercyhurst Prep 2, Harbor Creek 0 Hickory 4, Commodore Perry 0 Slippery Rock 9, West Middlesex 1 Mercer 3, Wilmington 3 East 5, Saegertown 4 Girard 6, Seneca 1 Grove City 3, Sharpsville 2 Franklin at Kennedy Catholic ppd….

PIAA Class AA team tennis updates

   October 21, 2014 2:09 pm

Updates from Tuesday’s first-round dual between the Mercyhurst Prep Lakers (17-1) and the Greensburg Central Catholic Centurions (14-2) in the PIAA Class AA girls team tennis tournament at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The matches were scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. — Mike Copper *The Kluska sisters swept their matches, but Mercyhurst still officially advanced to…

Tuesday’s Erie area sports schedule

   October 21, 2014 10:27 am

Here’s today’s northwestern Pennsylvania high school sports schedule: BOYS GOLF PIAA individual championships At Heritage Hills Golf Resort, York GIRLS GOLF PIAA individual championships
 At Heritage Hills Golf Resort, York BOYS SOCCER Region 6 McDowell at Oil City, 7 p.m. Cathedral Prep at Central Tech (Veterans Stadium), 8 p.m. Non-region Franklin at Kennedy Catholic, 4…

Lineups set for Lakers’ PIAA tennis dual

   October 21, 2014 12:06 am

District 10 girls tennis director Andy Findlay announced the official starting lineups for today’s PIAA Class AA dual between the Mercyhurst Prep Lakers (17-1) and the Greensburg Central Catholic Centurions (14-2). The teams’ three singles matches and two doubles matches will simultaneously start at 2:30 p.m. at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The winner will advance to…

PIAA tennis dual pits Tigers vs. Tigers

   October 20, 2014 12:08 am

A nickname is about the only thing the Fairview and North Allegheny girls tennis programs share going into Tuesday’s PIAA Class AAA first-round dual at Valencia. Play will begin at 2:30 p.m. at the Lakevue Athletic Club. The District 10 Tigers arrive there with an overall record of 13-5, while the District 7 Tigers are…

Laker tennis has history with GCC

   October 19, 2014 12:26 am

Mercyhurst Prep girls tennis coach Kelly Maslar is familiar with facing Greensburg Central Catholic in the first round of the PIAA Class AA team tournament. The Lakers, who seek a third straight small-school state title, take a 17-1 record into Tuesday’s 2:30 p.m. dual against the District 7 Centurions (14-2) at Pennbriar Athletic Club. It’s…

Thursday’s fall sports scores

   October 16, 2014 6:45 pm

Boys soccer Region 1 Kennedy Catholic 11, West Middlesex 0 Girls soccer Region 1 Wilmington 7, Sharon 0 Mercer 9, Kennedy Catholic 1 Region 2 Hickory 9, Meadville 0 Slippery Rock 16, Sharpsville 0 Region 3 North East 5, Eisenhower 0 Maplewood 2, Seneca 1 Fairview 2, Cambridge Springs 0 Region 4 Bradford 4, Warren…