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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!

Conemaugh Valley gets the eye of TV

In Conemaugh Valley, District 6, Football, WestPAC on August 22, 2009 at 1:40 pm

Conemaugh Valley is one of four WestPAC teams with new head coaches this fall, as Jim Fisher takes over the program from  Tom Marshall. You can read the news media’s only feature on the transition, by clicking on the Conemaugh Valley link below.

On Friday night, WJAC-TV continued it’s “Two-A-Days” feature with a look at the Blue Jays.

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

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)

TV catches up with Portage

In Central Cambria, District 6, Football, Portage, WestPAC on August 18, 2009 at 2:14 pm

WJAC-TV started its look at area football teams with a visit to perennial WestPAC power Portage on Monday afternoon.

Here’s a look at the Mustangs, who will be heavy favorites to earn another trip to the District 6 championship  game this season.

“Two-A-Days: Portage Mustangs” (WJAC-TV)
For even more, check out this link, which is to WJAC-TV’s High School Sports tab and features raw interviews with RB Mike Sinosky, QB Taylor Swires and coach Gary Gouse. There’s also a bunch of similar stuff on Central Cambria.

Ferndale gets a man in place

In District 6, Ferndale, Football, WestPAC on July 14, 2009 at 12:39 am

WJAC-TV is reporting via a text entry on its web site that Tony Penna Jr. will take over as football coach and athletic director at Ferndale.

Penna becomes the fourth new head coach in the WestPAC this season, following Jim Fisher at Conemaugh Valley, Jerry Kaizen at Rockwood and Gene Boley at Shade.

More…

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…

PIAA girls championships: Day 2

In Central Cambria, District 5, District 6, LHAC, PIAA, Track and Field, WestPAC on May 24, 2009 at 6:32 am

The local girls continued to prove tough at the PIAA track and field championships, as evidenced by yet another Seymour pulling down a gold.

Kelsey Seymour took home the title in the 1,600-meter run.

Take a look at the other coverage of Day 2 here!

Seymour claims title in 1,600-meter run (The Tribune-Democrat)
Seymour’s plan pays off (Altoona Mirror)
NC’s Rocco takes second in javelin
(The Tribune-Democrat)
Lady Colts’ Rocco garners second in javelin
(Altoona Mirror)
PIAA track and field championships: Day 2
(WJAC-TV)
PIAA track and field results (The Tribune-Review)

PIAA boys championship: Day 2

In Berlin, Bishop McCort, District 5, District 6, LHAC, PIAA, Track and Field, WestPAC on May 24, 2009 at 6:25 am

You read about Berlin sophomore Alex Will a few days ago, so it’s good to know he tied for eighth at the PIAA championships as a first-year high jumper!

Congrats, Alex!

Of course, there were a ton of other local athletes that fared well on Saturday, including Bishop McCort’s Jim Spisak, the runner-up in the 1,600-meter run.

Check out the local coverage here!

Spisak runner-up in 1600 (The Tribune-Democrat)
Ingle, Endress capture fourth (Altoona Mirror)
Altoona teams return home with two golds (Altoona Mirror)
PIAA track and field championships: Day 2 (WJAC-TV)
PIAA track and field results (The Tribune-Review)

United senior earns third in boys javelin

In Berlin, Bishop McCort, District 5, District 6, LHAC, PIAA, Track and Field, United on May 23, 2009 at 8:16 am

Tyler Capitosti fell short of his qualifying standard and finished third in the javelin at this year’s PIAA championships after a toss of 185 feet on Friday. He had qualified at 204 feet.

Berlin finished on the outside looking in in the 4×800-meter relay preliminaries, so there will be no trip to the finals for the Mountaineers. Meanwhile, Bishop McCort senior Jim Spisak won his heat of the 1,600 and will race in the finals today.

Here’s other coverage from our area papers and television stations!

Capitosti takes third in javelin (The Tribune-Democrat)
AAHS’ Nadolsky injured; Tyrone’s Shaffer medals (Altoona Mirror)
State track and field championships: Day 1 (WJAC-TV)
PIAA track and field results (The Tribune-Review)