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Boys’ Soccer Suffers Setback on Senior Night

Boys’ Soccer Suffers Setback on Senior Night

Marc Eckenrod, Writer

October 17, 2014

The Bishop McCort Soccer team suffered a 2-1 loss on their Senior Night on Oct. 16th at 7:00 pm against the Richland Rams at the Point Stadium. The senior players are Steve Yost, Bryson Blough, Jack Kaltenbaugh, Jacob Wassil and senior captains Conner Haggins, Kyle Deter, and Kurt Walker. Also, six ...

Football Senior Night

Football Senior Night

Conner Hagins, writer

October 17, 2014

The Bishop McCort football team will be having their senior night game next Saturday at the Point Stadium starting at 7 pm. McCort will be taking on the Central Cambria Red Devils and will be honoring 9 seniors. The senior players include Nate Thompson, Nick Gjurich, Eric Johncola, Corey Hall, Lake...

Boys’ Golf Team Finishes 4th Place At Districts

Boys’ Golf Team Finishes 4th Place At Districts

Sam Kuhne, Writer

October 10, 2014

On Tuesday October 7th and Wednesday October 8th members of the Bishop McCort boys’ golf team competed in the District VI golf championship at the Scotch Valley Club and earned 4th place as a team. The members of the golf team attending the tournament were Hunter Vittone, Nate Niessner, Kyle ...

McCort Grad Wins Big Race

McCort Grad Wins Big Race

Conner Hagins, publisher

October 10, 2014

Jim Spisak, a Bishop McCort graduate of 2009, won the 37th annual Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race on Sunday, September 28th. After Spisak graduated from McCort, he went on to run for Duquesne University.  Spisak dominated the race finishing with a time of 28 minutes and 43 sec...

Big Games for Boys’ Soccer

Big Games for Boys’ Soccer

Conner Hagins, writer

October 7, 2014

The Bishop McCort boys’ soccer team is 11-1-1 so far this year. They have had a trio of difficult games but have been able to keep pounding out big wins. This has been an eventful year for the team after capturing big wins against rivals Somerset and Bedford early in the season.  The McCort boys’...

Girls’ Soccer Senior Night

Girls’ Soccer Senior Night

Alexis Wolfe, Staff

October 3, 2014

For their senior night, the Bishop McCort girls’ soccer team will host Westmont Hilltop this Monday, October 6, at 7 pm at Point Stadium. With records of 8-4 and 8-3-1 respectively, Bishop McCort and Westmont are in 5th and 4th place in the Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference as of right n...

Volleyball Teal-Out

Volleyball Teal-Out

Abby Selan, Staff

September 25, 2014

The Bishop McCort girls’ volleyball team had a teal out on Wednesday, September 24 in honor of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. The girls defeated the Somerset Lady Eagles 3-0. To show their support, the team wore teal socks with their uniforms. Also, the girls warmed up in the teal “B.E.A.T.”...

Soccer Team Ties Up With Richland

Soccer Team Ties Up With Richland

Bryson Blough, Staff

September 25, 2014

On Monday night the Bishop McCort Crushers’ and Richland Rams’ soccer teams clashed in two hair-pulling games. The Crusher varsity team tied with Richland 1-1 while the junior varsity team won 2-1. Jacob Wassil scored the only goal for the Varsity soccer squad with a lower left shot off a Penalty K...

Student/Athlete of the Month

Student/Athlete of the Month

Conner Hagins, Writer

September 18, 2014

Melanie Trzeciak, a senior volleyball player, has been chosen as the Bishop Mccort Student- Athlete of the Month for the month of September. She takes Honors Anatomy & Physiology, Honors Molecular Biology, Honors Pre-Calculus, Honors French 4, and Honors Spanish 3. Along with her busy school sch...

September Athletic Pictures

September Athletic Pictures

September 18, 2014

Gym Floor Resurfaced

Gym Floor Resurfaced

September 1, 2014

This summer the Bishop McCort Athletic Department had the floor in the main gym professionally resurfaced for the first time since the late 1970s. Ashley Marone, a senior at Bishop McCort, put together a video to illustrate the transformation. ...

Crushers Fall to Rangers in Home Opener

Crushers Fall to Rangers in Home Opener

September 1, 2014

The Bishop McCort football team opened the season in front of a packed house at the Point Stadium. The Rangers defeated the Crushers, 35-0. The team will travel to Cambria Heights this Friday for a 7:00 p.m. matchup with the Highlanders.

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