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Football Playoff Preview

Football Playoff Preview

Carmine Cannizzaro and Braden Rosemas
November 3, 2016
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The Crusher football team is back in the playoffs for the first time since 2012. Senior Lineman, Mike Koslin said "I'm very proud that we are bringing back the tradition of victory into the school." They will face off against the #6 seeded Mount Union Trojans on Saturday, November 5th at 7:00 P.M. at...

District 6 A Championship Preview

District 6 A Championship Preview

Adeline Mishler and Mitchell Johnson
November 2, 2016
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Tuesday, November 1st the Bishop McCort Lady Crushers soccer team will face Bishop Guilfoyle in the 2016 District 6 A Championship match. The Crushers head into this game after a glorious 3-0 victory over third seeded Moshannon Valley at the Point Stadium on Thursday. Tuesday night's game is set to...

Girl’s Soccer Playoffs

Girl’s Soccer Playoffs

Meghan Seitz and Kaylee Moyer
October 27, 2016
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This past Wednesday, October 26, the Bishop McCort girl's soccer team played in the semi-final game of the District 6 playoffs against Moshannon Valley at the Point Stadium. Bishop McCort had a 30 point lead in front of the Knights in the rankings in which they were also 2nd place behind the Bishop...

Back-to-Back District VI Champs

Back-to-Back District VI Champs

Tyler Walkowski and Griffin Slagel
October 27, 2016
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The Bishop McCort Boys Soccer team has been named District VI Champions for the second consecutive year! Except, this year they won in a different fashion. Instead of beating a team in the championship, the Crushers won by default because no other team registered for playoffs, so they had no one to play....

Hot Start for Scholastic Quiz

Mikayla Eckenrod and Matt Petrosky
October 25, 2016
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The Bishop McCort Scholastic Quiz team has gotten off to a hot start. After last Monday night's 62-34 victory over Richland, the Crushers are now 3-0. The team is in first place with two matches remaining before playoffs begin. For those that do not know, Scholastic Quiz is a game where students compete...

Girl’s Soccer Season

Girl’s Soccer Season

Kaylee Moyer and Meghan Seitz
October 21, 2016
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Yesterday, October 21, the Bishop McCort girl's soccer team finished their season. They were to play the Somerset Eagles, but the game got canceled due to inclement weather. The team finished their regular season with an overall record of 11-5-1. Some of their major victories were beating Richland twice...

Crusher Golf Recap

Mikayla Eckenrod and Matt Petrosky
October 20, 2016
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The accomplished Bishop McCort Golf Season is now complete. To finish off the season, the Crusher golf team placed first in the L.H.A.C. Championship. McCort topped second place Central Cambria by two strokes to take the crown. Individually, Luke Tercek fired 3+ 75 to tie for first. Tercek went on to...

Boys Soccer Recap

Boys Soccer Recap

Tyler Walkowski and Griffin Slagel
October 20, 2016
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Regular season soccer has ended and now it is time for playoffs! The Boys Soccer team ended the year 14-3-1 with the most points in all of District VI (2660). That is 570 points ahead of AAAA school, State College. Leading goal scorers are Tanner Thomas (junior) with 13 goals and Tyler Walkowski (senior)...

Crusher Soccer

Crusher Soccer

Katie Konieczny
October 18, 2016
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The boy's soccer team is 13-2-1 under head coach Ron Spinelli. They're 11-1-1 in the LHAC right behind the Somerset Golden Eagles who are 13-1-0 also in the title chase. This year they hope to achieve Back-to-Back District 6 Championship titles. If they win this would be their fifth district title in...

McCort’s First

McCort’s First

Kale Camacho and Rylee Russell
October 13, 2016
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On October 11, at Richland High School, Machala Gibbons a senior at Bishop McCort, scored her 1000th assist in volleyball. For those unfamiliar with the sport, an assist is when you set a hitter and that hitter gets a kill(a point). This is the first time that this has ever been done in McCort's history....

Crushers top the hilltoppers

Crushers top the hilltoppers

Michael Koslin and Bryce Kramer
October 13, 2016
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The Crushers pulled off a victory over the formidable Westmont Hilltoppers after a heartbreaking loss to them a year prior. This game was the second in the "city championship" after McCort's  win over the Richland Rams in week 6. The game was extremely tight with both teams going into halftime with...

Hockey’s Hot start

Hockey’s Hot start

October 12, 2016
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The bishop McCort Crusher hockey team off to a hot start on the new season as Coach Bradley and his team improves to 2-0 on the season. Beating Westmont Hilltop at the War Memorial 5-2. Also beating Norwin at Center Ice Arena in a shutout 5-0. The goals were scored by Seniors, Anthony Formica and 2 by...

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