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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    It was a tense day for many of the teams participating in the Senior League Softball East Regional Tournament on Wednesday.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hawley scores District 1 finishes off dominant pool performance by trouncing New Jersey

    Pitchers often get the most credit in shutout victories. And Emma Osborne, Katy Dunn and Emily Beddick have certainly been deserving for District 1.
    Its defense, though, has been equally deserving.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sliding into second District 1 remains unbeaten after two routs

    Becca Siple’s response to a question on Twitter may have said it all.
    “Best experience of my life,” Siple said, when asked by The Meadville Tribune via Twitter to describe her experience thus far at the Senior League Softball East Regional Tournament. Following her response was the hashtag #D1isfamily.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Steelers camp Steelers LB Spence caps lengthy comeback

    The whistle blew and Sean Spence sprinted forward, each cathartic step distancing the linebacker from the horrific knee injury that threatened to end his NFL career before it even really began.
    Spence almost gleefully smashed into fullback Bryce Davis during the Pittsburgh Steelers’ first full contact drill of training camp on Monday. The two tussled for several seconds before Davis — his fists full of Spence’s jersey — pulled them both to the ground.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • District 1 dominates at East Regional

    Outscoring its opponents 32-0, District 1 moved to 3-0 at the Senior League Softball East Regional Tournament on Monday with a pair of wins.

    July 28, 2014

  • Kissing the bricks Gordon wins at Indy for record 5th time

    With a tinge of gray hair at his temples, his hat on backward and his two young children by his side, Jeff Gordon celebrated as if he was 23 years old again.
    Gordon won a NASCAR-record fifth Brickyard 400 on Sunday, eight days before his 43rd birthday and on the weekend Indianapolis Motor Speedway celebrated the 20th anniversary of his first Brickyard victory.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Roethlisberger OK with choice to wait on new deal

    There are days when Ben Roethlisberger can feel every single hit he’s absorbed during a decade as one of the NFL’s most fearless quarterbacks.
    And there are days when the Pittsburgh Steelers star sees the young faces surrounding him in the huddle and it seems like he can play forever.

    July 26, 2014

  • Teen doping Survey: Teens experimenting with HGH on the rise

    Michael Guerreri wanted to try human growth hormones so he could look like a pro wrestler. Joe Badalanato hoped HGH would help him become a better football player. James O’Brien figured the drug would improve his fastball.
    The three 18-year-olds from suburban Philadelphia told The Associated Press this week that they bought bottles of HGH online in the past year. Turns out, what they bought was fake.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Montoya back at Indy intent on winning for Penske

    Juan Pablo Montoya is back at Indianapolis Motor Speedway — one night only, an encore of sorts, in a guest-starring role for Team Penske.
    The Colombian is entered in the Brickyard 400 for the explicit purpose of winning at Indy in NASCAR and giving team owner Roger Penske one of the few trophies missing from his collection.

    July 25, 2014

  • Haley Wise District 1 looking forward to bigger goals

    The members of the District 1 Senior League softball team haven’t spent a whole lot of time playing together.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

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