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Bishop McCort Crushers at Latrobe Invitational

Bishop McCort Crushers at Latrobe Invitational

Kambria Lockett

April 21, 2016


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Last Friday, April 15th, the Bishop McCort track team traveled to Latrobe, Pennsylvania to participate and compete in the annual Latrobe track invitational. The meet started at 1:30 p.m. and ended shortly after 9:30 p.m. There were a total of twenty events and the McCort crushers participated in...

Boys’ Baseball Team Squares off at PNC Park

Boys’ Baseball Team Squares off at PNC Park

Troy Smajda, Ben Vitovich, and Andy Paros

April 21, 2016


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On Friday, April 22nd, the boys' baseball team will be playing River High School of Ohio at PNC Park at 6:15 P.M. The Crushers enter the game 8-3 and are coming off an 8-game win streak. The Pilots record was unable to be found. Billy Wilson will be the starting pitcher for the crushers. When...

Crusher Softball Crushing All Competition

Crusher Softball Crushing All Competition

Andrew Paros, Troy Smajda, and Ben Vitovich

April 21, 2016


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The Lady Crusher softball team is currently 5-2 in conference play this year and 5-3 overall; they're  currently one of the top teams in the Laurel Highlands Athletic conference.  Their victories have all been demanding wins where the Crushers got ahead early and never looked back.  Their highest...

Coach Pfeil 100th Win

Coach Pfeil 100th Win

Charles Li and Michael Melendez

April 21, 2016


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Bishop McCort's Baseball coach Mr. Pfeil recently celebrated his 100th win. When asked how it feels to have 100 wins he stated, "We've had lot of great players over the years and I've been blessed to have wonderful Assistant coaches and this year is the best to coach." His expectations for the rest...

6th Annual Gene Schultz Tournament

6th Annual Gene Schultz Tournament

Bily Wilson, Jared Arcuri, Adam Karalfa

April 15, 2016


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The annual Gene Shultz Memorial Tournament took place on Friday, April 8th and Sunday, April 10th. The weekend started with a matchup between Westmont and Portage, with Westmont advancing to the championship round after a 10-7 victory. The second matchup of the day featured Bishop McCort and Conemaugh...

McCort Track Athletes To Compete at Invitational

McCort Track Athletes To Compete at Invitational

Troy Smajda and Ben Vitovich

April 15, 2016


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McCort track athletes will be attending the Latrobe Track Invitational at 1 P.M. at Latrobe Memorial Stadium in Latrobe. Field events commence at 1:30 P.M. and tack events commence at 2 P.M. Long jumper Ben Vitovich when asked about competing said, "It's an honor to be invited to compete and I hope to...

Bishop Mccort Tennis

Bishop Mccort Tennis

Colin Turnbull, Mitch Vena, and Connor Bunn

April 15, 2016


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The tennis team at Bishop McCort is currently 2-6 compared to a last year record 0-13. The next few upcoming matches for McCort are all very possible wins. Everyone on the tennis team is very excited for the season and these next matches to finish the season strong. One senior who just started this year...

McCort Hockey Celebrates at Banquet

McCort Hockey Celebrates at Banquet

Mitch Vena, Connor Bunn, Colin Turnbull

April 11, 2016


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The Bishop McCort Hockey Banquet happened this past Sunday at the Bach Student Union. The hockey team celebrated their recent successful season. The event showcased the accomplishments of the players and coaches, with many awards and recognitions. First, the Unsung Hero award was given again this...

Gene Schultz Tournament

Gene Schultz Tournament

Jared Arcuri and Billy Wilson

April 11, 2016


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The 6th Annual Gene Schultz Tournament will be taking place this upcoming Friday and Saturday. The tournament showcases four teams from the Johnstown area including Bishop McCort, Portage Area, Conemaugh Township, and Westmont Hilltop. The two first round games will be held on Friday and the championship...

Bishop McCort Line Drive

Bishop McCort Line Drive

Adam Barnhart

April 11, 2016


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Saturday April 2nd, Bishop McCort Won against Meyersdale in a 9-inning game. The end score was 8-0. Player Billy Willson said, "For our first win of the season, it was a quality win." Billy got 2 hits during this game and Bradley scored 2.

McCort Basketball Seniors Participate in All-Star Game

McCort Basketball Seniors Participate in All-Star Game

Troy Smajda and Ben Vitovich

April 7, 2016


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On April 4th, senior members from the boys' and girls' basketball team participated in the Ameriserv Senior Hoops Showcase at the University of Pitt at Johnstown. Alex Conahan was the lone representative of the boys' team. Carly Hajjar, Tahlyn Miller, and Morgan Instone all represented the girls'...

Cash Bash Fundraiser

Cash Bash Fundraiser

Billy Wilson, Adam Karalfa, and Jared Arcuri

April 7, 2016


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The Bishop McCort baseball team recently held a fundraiser to raise funds for costs of the 2016 season. The Cash Bash was held on April 2nd and was a huge success. The ticket cost was $25 per person and included admission into the event, a meal catered by "Joey Del's" and all-you-can-drink beer and wine. The...

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