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April 28th, 2014
What initially looked to be an exciting matchup between two undefeated teams quickly turned into a one-sided rout as the Elk County Catholic Crusaders used a walk-off walk in the bottom of the fourth inning to defeat the Brockway Rovers 15-0.
The St. Marys Area boys tennis team was handed a minor setback on Monday afternoon as the Dutchmen came out on the losing end of a 6-3 match against the Brockway Rovers.
When Elk County Catholic head coach Fr. Eric Vogt elected to start three freshmen this season, he said he knew they would contribute, and they all proved that on Friday afternoon as they combined for six of the team's 13 hits, including a walk-off single by Brad Dippold in the bottom of the fifth inning to give the Crusaders a 10-0 victory over crosstown rival St. Marys Area.
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch softball team defeated the Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders by a 3-0 score in a game played Friday at Benzinger Park.
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch softball team evened their record at 3-3 with a 3-0 victory over the DuBois Area Lady Beavers on a cold and windy afternoon at the SMAHS softball field.
Brandon Schlimm struck out 12 batters over the course of six innings on the mound for ECC and the Crusaders used strong showings in the second and sixth innings to defeat the DuBois Central Catholic Cardinals by a score of 10-2 on Wednesday afternoon.
Missed opportunities were becoming the norm as St. Marys Area and Ridgway continued to pile up zeroes on the linescore Tuesday afternoon.
St. Marys broke that trend in the ninth, broke the scoreless tie and came away with the victory.
A Shane Haberberger one-out single brought home RJ Johnston to give the Dutch the only run of the game in a 1-0, nine-inning victory over Ridgway Tuesday afternoon at Sandy Beach Recreational Park.
Rain early in the day on Tuesday gave way to cloudy skies in the afternoon and the Elk County Catholic Crusaders were able to get in their baseball game against Bradford, dealing the Owls a 7-0 shutout at Berwind Park.
The Elk County Catholic Crusader tennis team improved to 6-1 on the season with a 9-0 victory over the Johnsonburg Rams Tuesday afternoon at the Benzinger and Memorial Park courts.
It just might be the "Burg Way" after all.
Armed with a cooperative sports agreement between Ridgway and host school Johnsonburg, the Ramettes on Tuesday scored a 2-1 win over visiting Elk County Catholic in a softball game held at Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School in Ridgway.