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Johnstown vs McCort Recap and History

Johnstown vs McCort Recap and History

Zach Goins and Carnell Andrews

October 24, 2017


Filed under Sports

Last Friday one of the biggest games of the football season took place. The Johnstown Trojans (6-1) and the Bishop McCort Crushers (6-1) faced each other in a LHAC City Championship game. The Trojans, unfortunately, won 23-15. This game has a lot of history to it though. The Trojans hold the overall...

LHAC Cross Country Meet

LHAC Cross Country Meet

Michael Hanik, Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Wednesday, October 18, McCort’s cross country team will be competing at the Laurel Highland Athletic Conference which takes place at the Forest Hill’s Middle School. In the varsity races top twenty individuals from each race receive a plaque. And in the middle school race top ten individuals receive...

Breast Cancer Soccer Game

Breast Cancer Soccer Game

Sierra Harper, Andrea Flynn, and Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Sports

On October 12, 2017, the Bishop McCort boys soccer team took on the Westmont Hilltoppers. The game was at the Point Stadium. The Crushers went in with a record of 11-3. Earlier in the season, the crushers went head to head with the Hilltoppers defeating them 2-1 in overtime. The Crushers took this game...

Catching Up With Cross Country: UPJ Meet

Catching Up With Cross Country: UPJ Meet

Michael Hanik, Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

This previous Wednesday, October 4th, the McCort cross country team competed against Richland and Somerset at UPJ. On the girl’s team Bridget Barbato took second place in the race. As a team they lost to Somerset by two points but they beat Richland. On the boy’s team Michael Hanik took second pla...

Crusher Football Recap: McCort 55, Richland 28

Crusher Football Recap: McCort 55, Richland 28

Noah Maslo, Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

This past week the Bishop McCort Crimson Crushers (5-1) took on the Richland Rams (3-3) in an annual rivalry game. The Crushers came into the game knowing the stakes were high, and they took care of business on homecoming night. The game was quite a defining one for Crusher senior running backs as Anthony...

Early Golf Success

Early Golf Success

Phil Russo, Journalist

October 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

Bishop McCort’s golf team has been extravagant so far this year. An undefeated team with an amazing new coach. Chris Cascino is one of Cambria County’s best golfers. He was the best putter in town for 10 years straight, if he was on the green he was sinking the putt. Cascino was a coach for Saint ...

Carlisle Invitational

Carlisle Invitational

Michael Hanik, Contibutor

October 3, 2017


Filed under Sports

This Saturday, September 28, Carlisle cross country qualifiers Michael Hanik, Darius Hinton, and the Girl’s Varsity team will be competing at the Carlisle High School Cross Country Invitational. Michael Hanik and Darius Hinton will be running the boy’s championship race. While the girls will be running...

Boys Soccer Rivalry LHAC Game 9/26/17

Boys Soccer Rivalry LHAC Game 9/26/17

Tanner Thomas

October 2, 2017


Filed under Sports

Bishop McCort Boys Soccer faced Somerset Tuesday, September 9th. This is a big game for McCort if they want the LHAC title. McCort has been competing for the LHAC title with Somerset for years, but they have always fallen short. The LHAC conference standings before the game were Somerset in first with...

Crusher Highlight: Coach Santoro

Crusher Highlight: Coach Santoro

Noah Maslo, writer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Who's Who at McCort?

This week on the McCort Mirror I'd like to feature a highly devoted and very loyal Crusher who goes relatively unnoticed by most of the student body. That man is Coach Santoro. Coach Santoro has been on the football coaching staff for longer than anyone on the current staff. This fall he begins his 22nd...

This Week in Sports 9/10/17 – 9/16/17

This Week in Sports 9/10/17 – 9/16/17

Greg Kutsick, Cole Berkebile, and Carnell Andrews

September 24, 2017


Filed under Sports

This week in Bishop McCort sports, The football team will face Somerset at the Point Stadium. Boys' Soccer faces Forrest Hills and Richland. Girls' Vollyball faces North Star, Cambria Heights, and Penn Cambria. Girls Soccer faces Forrest Hills, and Richland. Golf has a match against Cambria Heigh...

Phillips Wins Athletic Award From Ryan Young

Phillips Wins Athletic Award From Ryan Young

Zach Goins, Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under News, Sports

Last Monday Ridge Phillips received an award from "Farmers Insurance Ryan Young Agency." Ridge quoted, "Playing football at Bishop McCort is really an honor. It is a privilege to give everything for my team while wearing red and gold, knowing that so many great players have played here before me. The...

Crushers Head to District Playoffs

Crushers Head to District Playoffs

Jonah Ambrose and Machala Gibbons

May 19, 2017


Filed under Photos, Sports

The Bishop McCort Baseball team is gearing up for the 2017 PIAA District Playoffs. After two walk off wins this week against Meyersdale and Ferndale, the Crushers look to bring the heat in the first round of playoffs. The Crushers will face the Rockets from Southern Huntingdon on Saturday, May 2...

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