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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 presents North Star, Somerset

In District 5, District 6, Football, LHAC, North Star, Somerset, WestPAC on August 20, 2009 at 11:37 am

The two-time defending District 5 champion North Star Cougars were the subject of Wednesday’s “Two-A-Days” on WJAC-TV. The Cougars were paired with a report on the Somerset Golden Eagles.

This is the third straight day WestPAC teams have been featured on the program.

“Two-A-Days: North Star” (WJAC-TV)
“Two-A-Days: Somerset” (WJAC-TV)

North Star wrestler keeps winning

In North Star, WestPAC, Wrestling on June 23, 2009 at 10:17 am

The Daily American catches up with North Star’s Nick Roberts to find out about a successful run at the National Duals.

Roberts won the PIAA championship this spring in his freshman year with the Cougars.

Roberts undefeated at National Duals (The Daily American)

Softball awards dealt out

In District 5, North Star, Shade, Softball, WestPAC on June 20, 2009 at 9:21 am

It was a good day for Shade’s Erin Spinelli and North Star coach Christian Boyd as each claimed top honors on the All-Somerset County softball team.

The Daily American has the story.

Spinelli, Boyd claim top softball honors (The Daily American)

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)

Cougars sent packing by Mount Union

In Baseball, District 5, North Star, PIAA, WestPAC on June 4, 2009 at 7:20 pm

Three-time PIAA champion Mount Union got on the board early and often, opening up a sizeable hole and knocking North Star from the Class AA quarterfinals on Thursday.

The Trojans, the District 6 runners-up, scored five times in the first and three more in the fifth en route to the 9-0 victory. More…

North Star gears up for Elite Eight

In Baseball, District 5, North Star, PIAA, WestPAC on June 4, 2009 at 9:51 am

The Cougars are headed to the PIAA Class AA baseball quarterfinals this afternoon with a first pitch at 1 p.m. at Veteran’s Field in Altoona.

Be sure to join QZ93 Sports live beginning at 12:30 this afternoon for complete coverage on the home of Somerset County sports, WQZS 93.3 FM!

The Tribune-Democrat and Daily American put out great previews of today’s action and you can read them here! [The Tribune-Democrat] [The Daily American]

Cougars getting back on the air

In Baseball, North Star, PIAA on June 2, 2009 at 6:47 am

QZ93 Sports is proud to announce that we will be able to follow the North Star Cougars into the PIAA Class AA baseball quarterfinals on Thursday afternoon.

We’ll be there for the first pitch as North Star faces Mount Union. The site and time of the game had not been determined by early Tuesday morning. Of course, as will all of our broadcasts, you’ll be able to listen live on WQZS 93.3 FM!

As the brackets are updated, they will be here, on the PIAA Web site.

Keep an eye right here at QZ93 Sports Central for more information about the broadcast!

North Star baseball stamps out opening-round victory

In Baseball, District 5, North Star, PIAA, WestPAC on June 2, 2009 at 6:42 am

The Cougars are headed where only one North Star baseball team has been before: The PIAA quarterfinals.

Led by senior pitcher Cory Kaltenbaugh, the District 5 Class AA champ Cougars topped Redbank Valley 7-2 on Monday afternoon, just hours before one of the most talented classes to roll to Boswell donned caps and gowns to walk in graduation.

QZ93 Sports will be there Thursday as North Star faces Mount Union, the runner-up from District 6. More…