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Crusher Baseball Off to a Good Start

Crusher Baseball Off to a Good Start

Machala Gibbons and Jonah Ambrose

April 7, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Bishop Mccort baseball team opened their season with a loss to Richland (5-6), but have been on a winning spree. After the depressing loss, they overcame the Johnstown Trojans (10-2), Bishop Carroll Huskies (11-1), Westmont Hilltoppers (4-3), and the Bedford Bison in 8 innings (3-2). When interviewed,...

McCort Track and Field Season Begins

McCort Track and Field Season Begins

Noah Mastovich and Courtlyn Ramach

April 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

On April 5, the Bishop McCort boys and girls track teams began their season against Penn Cambria and Cambria Heights. The boys team got a win versus Cambria Heights 68 - 66, but unfortunately, fell to Penn Cambria 80 - 55. The team was led by impressive performances from Kristian Fleming, Ben Seidel,...

Crusher Day at PNC Park

Crusher Day at PNC Park

Anthony Cacciotti and Kylie Collier

April 4, 2017


Filed under Sports, Student Life, Uncategorized

This Sunday, April 9th, is McCort day at PNC Park. The Pirates are set to play the Atlanta Braves at 1:35P.M. Tickets sell for $30 and can be bought in the Business Office throughout the week. In order for the Crusher baseball team to play at PNC, they have to sell 500 tickets for a selected Pirates...

Crusher Stars Named to All-Star Team.

Crusher Stars Named to All-Star Team.

Jonah Ambrose and Machala Gibbons

March 30, 2017


Filed under News, Sports, Uncategorized

Six Crusher basketball stars were recently named to the local All Star games. Ben Vitovich, Logan Kasper, and Andre Nash will represent the Crushers on the boys' side in the Ameriserv All- Star classic. Bishop McCort's Machala Gibbons, Haley Thomas, and Aunna Yingling will represent the Crushers on the...

Crusher Sports Update: Week of March 27th

Crusher Sports Update: Week of March 27th

Courtlyn Ramach and Noah Mastovich

March 30, 2017


Filed under Sports, Student Life, Uncategorized

Bishop McCort's spring sports are underway. This Wednesday, March 29th, the Crusher boys' baseball team opened their season with a game against rival Richland High School. Unfortunately, the Crushers fell to the Rams in a seventh inning comeback. In addition, the Crusher boys' tennis team began their...

Bishop McCort Baseball Gets Started

Bishop McCort Baseball Gets Started

Anthony Cacciotti and Kylie Collier

March 27, 2017


Filed under Sports, Student Life, Uncategorized

After a State Championship run and a District 6 title, the Crimson Crushers baseball team looks to get back on the diamond this week. They start out with a scrimmage against WestPac foe, Conemaugh Township, today, March 27th. Then later in the week, the Crushers start out their season against Richland...

A Great Season

A Great Season

March 27, 2017


Filed under News, Photos, Sports

Congratulations to the girl's basketball team for a great season! Minersville capped a perfect season Thursday with a 63-49 win over Bishop McCort in the PIAA Class AA girls championship game at the Giant Center. Minersville finished the year 31-0, while the District 6 champion Lady Crushers ended up ...

McCort Sends Lady Crusher Basketball Team Off to States

McCort Sends Lady Crusher Basketball Team Off to States

Anthony Cacciotti and Kylie Collier

March 22, 2017


Filed under Sports, Student Life, Uncategorized

Before the 25-4 Bishop McCort Lady Crushers battle the Battlin' Miners out of Minersville for the PIAA "AA" Girls Basketball Championship the McCort student body and staff held a send off for the team. The game is set for a tip off at noon tomorrow, March 23, 2017, at the Hershey Giant Center in Hershey,...

Crimson Crazies Taking Field Trip to Support Girls Basketball State Final

Crimson Crazies Taking Field Trip to Support Girls Basketball State Final

Courtlyn Ramach and Noah Mastovich

March 21, 2017


Filed under Sports, Student Life

It is an exciting time to be a McCort Crusher! The Lady Crushers are heading to Hershey for the girls' basketball state final, and their fans are pumped up for this huge event. Bishop McCort is allowing students to take a "field trip" on a school-sponsored charter bus to attend the 12:00 game Thursday...

Lady Crushers Advance; Boys Fall in Second Round

Lady Crushers Advance; Boys Fall in Second Round

Jonah Ambrose, Machala Gibbons

March 17, 2017


Filed under Sports, Student Life, Uncategorized

The Lady Crushers and the boys basketball team both played Thursday night in the second round of the PIAA State Playoffs. Both games were played at Norwin High School. The girls' game was first at five followed by the boys' game at 6:30. The Lady Crushers faced off against the Vincentian Academy Lions....

Crusher Basketball Teams Sweep District 6 Championships

Crusher Basketball Teams Sweep District 6 Championships

Machala Gibbons and Jonah Ambrose

March 9, 2017


Filed under Sports, Video

Last Friday night, the girls' and boys' basketball teams each played in the District Championship. To start off the night, the Lady Crusher's went head-to-head with Bellwood-Antis. The Crusher's struggled against the Blue Devils all night, but senior Haley Thomas led the team with 29 points. Bellwood...

Playoff Puck: Bishop McCort Hockey

Playoff Puck: Bishop McCort Hockey

Anthony Cacciotti and Kylie Collier

March 8, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

After a slow start to the season, the Bishop McCort hockey team has won nine straight games and looks to make it ten on Tuesday, March 7 against Sewickley Academy at the Cambria County War Memorial at 8:30 P.M. The 13-5 Crushers are coming off a huge 5-1 win over Franklin Regional two weeks ago, who...

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