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Boy’s Basketball Crushes Penn Cambria

Boy’s Basketball Crushes Penn Cambria

December 21, 2016


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The Crushers(2-0) CRUSHED the Panthers(2-3) 76-51 with Junior Imil Britt shooting 17 points and Senior Ben Vitovich shooting 16 points. The Crushers next game is December 27, 2016 against Shade at the Windber Area High School. They will be playing in the Windber Rotary Tournament. On December 28, 20...

Varsity Girl’s Basketball Start

Varsity Girl’s Basketball Start

Mikayla Eckenrod and Matthew Petrosky

December 16, 2016


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The 2016-2017 McCort Girl's Basketball Season began with their participation in the 2016 Jaffa Shrine Basketball Tournament. The Tournament featured three other teams; Bellwood-Antis, Juniata Valley, and Altoona. The varsity team was set to play Bellwood-Antis in the first round. The girls were already...

Hockey Steamrolls Past Gateway

Hockey Steamrolls Past Gateway

December 14, 2016


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The Bishop McCort Crimson Crusher hockey team gets their second win in a row against Gateway with a score of 9-1. That bumps the crushers up to 6-5 on the season. The scorers were Seniors: Anthony Formica(2); Juniors: Cole Berkebile and Brett Seitz; Sophomores: Jacob Horwath and Mitchell Knecht; Freshmen...

Girl’s Basketball Preview

Girl’s Basketball Preview

December 13, 2016


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The Lady Crushers start their season today in the Jaffa Shrine Tournament in Altoona Against Bellwood Antis at 6pm. Last year the Crushers were (28-2) all the way to PIAA semi final round with a 44-42 lost to North Star. The Crushers are looking to have another successful year. This years team consists...

Back-to-Back Cheer Titles

Back-to-Back Cheer Titles

December 13, 2016


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The Crusher cheerleaders competed in the district 6 championship this past Saturday, and earned back-to-back titles. They also competed and won in the UCA Regionals this past Sunday. Their next competition is the PIAA Tournament in Hershey, PA on Friday and Saturday, January 20 and 21, 2017. Come and...

Crusher Cheerleading

Crusher Cheerleading

November 30, 2016


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The Crusher Cheerleaders  placed 1st in Spiritfest, Hempfield Competition, LHAC Competition, Richland Cheer Classic, UPJ Cheer Competition, and now the PA State Competition! This Sunday, December 4, come out  and support them in the UCA Allegheny Regional at Slippery Rock University as they try to...

Crusher Hockey

Crusher Hockey

November 30, 2016


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The Crusher hockey team lost 3-0 to Kiski. The crushers go to 4-5 on the season with five straight  losses to Indiana, Freeport, Franklin Regional, Westmont Hilltop, and Kiski. Their next game is tomorrow, December 1, against Serra Catholic at the Rostraver Ice Garden. Make a drive out to Belle Vernon,...

Scholastic Quiz Playoffs

Scholastic Quiz Playoffs

November 17, 2016


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Going into the Scholastic Quiz playoffs this year, the dominate McCort scholars were 6-0. The season concluded with playoffs at the Richland Theater on Wednesday. The Crushers were set to face the Somerset Eagles. Looking back at the season, the Crushers were poised from the beginning to showcase...

Volleyball Recap

Volleyball Recap

Rylee Russell and Kale Camacho

November 17, 2016


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The Bishop McCort Lady Crushers kicked off the season with a bang, coming out with victories over Johnstown and Bishop Guifoyle. They then hit a rough spot, they pulled off quite a few wins, but also took some hard loses against Penn Cambria, Westmont, and Somerset. After suffering through some hard...

Cheerleading Keeps On Crushing

Cheerleading Keeps On Crushing

November 16, 2016


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Placing first place in their first three competitions the Crusher Cheerleaders led by coach Walker placed first at the Richland Cheer Classic (Saturday) and the UPJ Cheer Competition (Sunday). Their next competition is 11/19/16 at the PA State Competition where the Crushers are looking forward to getting...

Cheerleading Competition

Cheerleading Competition

Azia Andrews and Rachel Hause

November 9, 2016


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Everyone come out and cheer on those who cheer for you! The Bishop McCort cheerleading team will be competing Saturday and Sunday. Saturday the competition is at Richland High School and Sunday the girls will be competing at UPJ. The team is doing great so far this season. They won 1st place at the past...

Crusher Playoffs

Crusher Playoffs

November 8, 2016


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Hey Crimson Crazies get loud and proud decked out in Red and Gold because it's playoff month for the crushers! To kick things off to a good start the football team won their first round of the D6 Playoffs with a huge 56-10 win over the #6 Mount Union Trojans with touchdowns by Seniors: Elijah Benton,...

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