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PIAA baseball and softball: First Round

In Baseball, Bishop McCort, Chestnut Ridge, District 5, District 6, LHAC, North Star, Northern Cambria, PIAA, Softball, WestPAC on June 2, 2009 at 6:35 am

The region was well represented in the first round of the PIAA baseball and softball championships.

The Bishop McCort and North Star baseball teams, as well as the Northern Cambria softball team all moved on with victories Monday afternoon. Unfortunately, Chestnut Ridge softball was knocked off, keeping the day from being a total success. More…

Polamalu part of a dual-athlete Madden cover

In Chestnut Ridge, District 5, Football on April 24, 2009 at 2:17 pm

Steelers safety Troy Polamalu will be on the cover of the new ‘Madden NFL 10’ football game alongside former Pitt star Larry Fitzgerald of the Arizona Cardinals.

I mention this because Polamalu is not only a fan favorite in Pittsburgh, he’s also got a favorite fan in District 5. More…

Berlin boys, girls shine on track

In Berlin, Chestnut Ridge, District 5, Shade, Track and Field, WestPAC on April 23, 2009 at 1:45 am

The Berlin boys had a pair of triple winners in downing Shade and Chestnut Ridge while the Berlin girls had four wins from Shelby Philip in knocking off Shade.

The Lady Mountaineers were edged by Chestnut Ridge, and The Daily American has the story. More…

Windber, Berlin split track meet

In Berlin, Chestnut Ridge, District 5, Track and Field, WestPAC, Windber on April 17, 2009 at 6:07 am

In what was expected to be a close competition between Windber and Berlin on the track Thursday afternoon proved to be just that, with the boys and girls splitting their contests.

Throw in District 5’s Chestnut Ridge in the mix, and it was a star-studded meet. More…

Windber boys and girls ready for early challenge

In Berlin, Chestnut Ridge, District 5, Track and Field, WestPAC, Windber on April 16, 2009 at 6:00 am

The Windber boys and girls track teams are going to figure out a lot this afternoon.

A season after the boys won the WestPAC regular season championship and the girls captured the conference championship meet crown, the Ramblers will face off against Chestnut Ridge and Berlin. More…

CR grad revives program

In Chestnut Ridge, College Sports, District 5, Tennis on April 7, 2009 at 11:08 am

Chestnut Ridge graduate Kayla Blackburn was far and away one of the top tennis players to come out of District 5.

Now, she’s being lauded as a program-changer at Slippery Rock as she recently broke the schools all-time wins mark.

The Altoona Mirror has a great feature on Blackburn, who is now a senior.

She’s got her sights set on a national championship and we wish her the best!

Slippery Rock builds around Chestnut Ridge grad (Altoona Mirror)