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Daily American gives us a complete rundown of previews

In Berlin, Conemaugh Township, District 5, District 6, Football, LHAC, Meyersdale, North Star, Rockwood, Shade, Shanksville, Somerset, Turkeyfoot Valley, WestPAC, Windber on August 31, 2009 at 10:02 am

The Daily American came out with its season previews of football teams for this fall and have profiled each of the Somerset County programs.

Rather than make a different post for them all, you can find the entire crop of previews after the jump! More…

QZ93 Sports announces fall football schedule

In Berlin, Central Cambria, Conemaugh Township, District 5, District 6, Football, Greater Johnstown, LHAC, Meyersdale, North Star, Rockwood, Shade, Shanksville, Somerset, Turkeyfoot Valley, WestPAC, Windber on August 29, 2009 at 9:52 am

Congratulations to the Conemaugh Township Indians, the District 5 Class A champions after a thrilling victory over Windber on Friday night!

We told you it was going to be a good one, and we weren’t wrong. It came down to Scott Thomas’ field goal in the waning seconds to give the Indians the title, 21-20.

Be sure to keep an eye on this page, as we let you know about any future broadcasts involving the Indians, who get a week off before facing the District 7 (WPIAL) champion.

For the complete broadcast schedule, click here!

TV takes time at Township

In Conemaugh Township, District 5, Football, Forest Hills, WestPAC on August 19, 2009 at 3:09 pm

WJAC-TV turned its cameras to Conemaugh Township on Tuesday, profiling the Indians as part of its “Two-A-Days” series leading up to the football season.

Check out the video by following the link! The other team profiled on Tuesday was the Laurel Highlands’ Forest Hills Rangers.

Unlike Portage, it doesn’t appear that WJAC-TV has any extra “raw” video with Conemaugh Township players and coaches.

“Two-A-Days: Conemaugh Township” (WJAC-TV)

Two WestPAC talents leading South offense

In Conemaugh Township, Football, North Star, WestPAC on June 19, 2009 at 9:35 am

North Star’s Cory Kaltenbaugh and Conemaugh Township’s Matt Duray will be at the helm for the South in Saturday’s Ken Lantzy Finest 40 All-Star football game, and coach Ken Salem of Bishop McCort couldn’t be happier.

Read all about it from today’s Tribune-Democrat.

South’s “O” to air it out (The Tribune-Democrat)

CT grad relishing spot in Yankees system

In Baseball, Conemaugh Township, District 5, Pitt-Johnstown, WestPAC on June 12, 2009 at 7:08 am

Ben Watkins was a 40th round draft pick of the New York Yankees this week, and both The Daily American and Tribune-Democrat have stories about the former Conemaugh Township standout.

Watkins is a standup guy and we wish him all the best as he begins a pro career in the not-too-distant future!

Yanks draft UPJ’s Watkins (The Tribune-Democrat)
CT grad Watkins drafted by Yankees (The Daily American)

The girls scene from Hershey led by NC’s Dunchack, CT’s Vann

In Bedford, Conemaugh Township, District 5, District 6, LHAC, Northern Cambria, PIAA, Track and Field, WestPAC on May 23, 2009 at 8:09 am

Conemaugh Township’s Kelly Vann finished third in the pole vault at the PIAA championships on Friday while Northern Cambria’s Janae Dunchack won her third state high jump championship. By the way, Dunchack’s still got another year to go!

Check out girls coverage from around the area papers and television stations!

Northern Cambria junior wins her third high jump title (The Tribune-Democrat)
Lady Colt junior wins third high jump gold medal (Altoona Mirror)
CT’s Vann takes bronze at PIAA track meet (The Daily American)
Bedford’s Harris earns silver (Altoona Mirror)
Bedford’s Harris second in long jump
(The Tribune-Democrat)
State track and field championships: Day 1 (WJAC-TV)
PIAA track and field results (The Tribune-Review)

Baseball, softball playoffs the focus this week

In Baseball, Berlin, Conemaugh Township, District 5, District 6, Forest Hills, Meyersdale, North Star, Softball, Somerset on May 18, 2009 at 11:14 am

The District 5 baseball playoffs get going later this week while the District 6 playoffs continue along today.

District 6 Class AAA Somerset, the top seed, hosts No. 5 Forest Hills this afternoon at 4 p.m. in the district semifinals. More…

Meyersdale sitting at top of heap

In Baseball, Conemaugh Township, District 5, Meyersdale, WestPAC on May 16, 2009 at 7:59 am

The Daily American reports this morning that the Meyersdale baseball team has clinched the No. 1 seed in the District 5 Class A playoffs.

The Red Raiders earned the spot by topping Conemaugh Township 7-4 on Friday behind the effort of winning pitcher Ben Lohr, who also drove in a run in the fourth inning. More…

District 5 track titles dominated by Bedford

In Bedford, Berlin, Conemaugh Township, District 5, Northern Bedford, Shade, Shanksville, Track and Field, WestPAC, Windber on May 14, 2009 at 12:48 am

The Bedford boys and girls teams each earned district championships on Wednesday at Northern Bedford, according to The Tribune-Democrat.

There were plenty of highlights on both the boys and girls side, but especially the girls, as one Conemaugh Township pole vaulter soared to new heights. More…

Watkins earns praise of entire league

In Baseball, College Sports, Conemaugh Township, Pitt-Johnstown, WestPAC on May 2, 2009 at 9:01 am

Former Conemaugh Township standout Ben Watkins was named the Pitcher of the Year by the West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

The Pitt-Johnstown senior right-hander scored a 7-1 record this season, with an ERA of 0.83 through 53.1 innings of work. More…