Meadville Tribune


February 1, 2014

Bernarding, Cardinals roll past rival Tigers

COCHRANTON — Madison Bernarding did more than enough to lead Cochranton to a 57-16 win over Maplewood in Region 3 girls basketball action on Saturday.

Bernarding dropped in eight field goals and went 2 for 3 from the line to finish with a game-high 20 points for the Cardinals (11-4, 7-2 Region 3). Morghan Egli added 11 points, and Lexi O’Donnell chipped in with nine. Kendell Dickson scored eight in the win.

Alyssa Proper tallied eight points to lead the Tigers (0-14, 0-8).

Devils rout Northwestern

CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS — Nine players scored as Cambridge Springs cruised to as 48-16 win over Northwestern during non-region girls basketball action on Saturday.

McKayla Zilhaver scored a game-high 10 points to lead the Blue Devils (10-7). Taylor Baab added seven points and nine assists, while Amanda White contributed seven markers.

Thunder booms over Erie

ERIE — On Friday, Brooke Lewandowski lit up the stat sheet with 26 points, 15 rebounds, three steals and four assists, helping Calvary Baptist post a 52-38 victory over Erie First Christian Academy during a New-Penn Christian Conference girls basketball game.

Tabbie Eichler also had a substantial game for the Thunder, recording 20 points and eight rebounds. Mikayla Orndorff helped out on the glass as well, pulling down nine boards.

Erie First’s top scorer was Alexis Spizarny who scored 18 points.

Boys Basketball

Wilmington edges Sailors

NEW WILMINGTON — On Friday, Lakeview owned a 31-22 lead at the end of the first half. However, Wilmington ripped it away, winning the third period 22-9 en route to a 66-62 victory over the Sailors in a Region 2 boys basketball tilt.

The loss spoiled a big night for the Rice brothers. Brandon Rice led the Sailors with 21 points. Austin Rice was right behind him with 20 markers. Zach Van Dusen chipped in with eight points.

With the win, Wilmington improved to 11-7 overall and 6-2 in Region 2. Lakeview dropped to 6-11 on the season and 1-7 in the region.

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  • MLB replay Selig calls replay start ‘remarkable’

    Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says the sport’s new replay system is working well despite a few problems during its first two weeks.
    While baseball began video review late in the 2008 season, it was limited to potential home runs and boundary calls. The new system that began March 30 vastly expands the types of plays that managers and umpires can ask to be reviewed at a replay center in New York.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Cardinals roll to a sweep of Eagles

    The match only lasted three games, but Logan Herzberger still found the time to post a double-double, notching 14 kills and 18 digs while the Cochranton volleyball team swept Conneaut 25-22, 25-16, 25-18 during Region 1 action on Tuesday.

    April 15, 2014

  • Brendon Barclay Unbeaten Panthers need five games to top Bulldogs

    Through the first four games, there was no telling which team was undefeated and which team had only one win entering Monday night’s Region 1 volleyball clash between Meadville and Saegertown.
    By the fifth and deciding game, the cream rose to the top.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ogwumike goes No. 1

    It was a busy draft night for the Connecticut Sun.
    Minutes after taking Chiney Ogwumike with the top pick in the WNBA draft Monday night, the Sun made a blockbuster deal to trade 2012 MVP Tina Charles to the New York Liberty.

    April 14, 2014

  • Watson pulls away at Augusta to win second green jacket

    One of golf’s most exciting players squeezed most of the drama out of the Masters on Sunday. That’s just fine with Bubba Watson.
    All he cared about was slipping into that green jacket.
    Instead of hitting a 40-yard hook out of a forest of Georgia pines — the signature shot in his playoff victory two years ago — the final act Sunday at Augusta National took place on the 18th green. Watson had a three-shot lead and consulted with his caddie on a 15-foot birdie putt.

    April 14, 2014

  • Harvick survives shootout for win at Darlington

    Kevin Harvick used one of the few weekend missteps to pull out his first Darlington victory.
    Harvick was among several veteran drivers fighting for the Nationwide Series win Friday night when rookie Chase Elliott used fresher tires and a strong machine to move from the back of the pack to first place over the final two laps.

    April 14, 2014

  • Spezza lifts Senators to SO win over Penguins

    Jason Spezza scored in the shootout to help the Ottawa Senators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday night and finish the season on a five-game winning streak.
    The teams were tied 2-2 after two periods and didn’t score in the third or overtime.

    April 14, 2014

  • Brewers sweep Pirates, win ninth straight

    Kyle Lohse was eager to top his Milwaukee teammates.
    He sure came close.
    Lohse came within an out of a complete game, and the Brewers won their ninth straight with a 4-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.

    April 13, 2014

  • Ramirez lifts ChiSox over Indians

    Alexei Ramirez came up to the plate, ready to swing.
    Ramirez hit a two-run homer on the first pitch he saw from John Axford in the ninth inning, rallying the Chicago White Sox over the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on a rainy Sunday.

    April 13, 2014

  • Masters Watson Watson surges to Masters lead following birdie spree

    Bubba Watson won the Masters two years ago with his brand of “Bubba golf,” producing shots of raw skill and wild imagination. His strategy now is to keep it simple, and he is halfway to another green jacket.

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

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