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February 11, 2014

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CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS — Panthers stop Eagles

HADLEY — Commodore Perry took a nine-point advantage through the first period of play and made the lead hold up for a 54-45 win over Vision Quest in Region 1 boys basketball action on Tuesday.

Jeremiah Small finished with 20 points to lead the Panthers (9-10, 2-4 Region 1), while Tanner Hildebran added 12 points and seven assists. Sean Britton chipped in with 11 rebounds in the win.

Jessie Robinson tallied a game-high 22 points to pace the Eagles (5-13, 4-4).

Thunder rout Tidioute

The Calvary Baptist boys basketball team used a huge game from Jared McCrillis, as the junior recorded a triple-double to lead the Thunder to a 60-35 home win over Tidioute Charter in a non-region contest on Tuesday.

McCrillis finished with 14 points, 16 rebounds and 10 blocks to lead the charge for the Thunder. He was flanked by Jacob Hough’s game-high 15 points and eight assists.

Calvary Baptist trailed at halftime by a point before outscoring Tidioute Charter 21-5 in the third quarter to pull away.

Cody Orndorff added 12 points for the Thunder in the win, which improved Calvary Baptist to 14-7 on the season.

Girls Basketball

Cardinals rout Sailors

COCHRANTON — Cochranton broke out to a 45-18 lead at the half and cruised home from there for a 68-27 win over Lakeview in non-region girls basketball action on Tuesday.

Madison Bernarding finished with a game-high 20 points to lead the Cardinals (15-4). Kendell Dickson flashed her all-around game with 13 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, while Morghan Egli contributed 10 points.

Lakeview falls to 5-16 with the loss.

Thunder tops CC

Calvary Baptist wrapped up a first-place tie with Bethel of Erie by rolling to a 54-33 win over Crawford Christian in New Penn Chriatian League girls basketball action on Tuesday.

Susanna Pjecha scored a career-high 34 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in her final home game for the Thunder (11-7, 9-2 NPCL). Brooke Lewandowski added 10 points and 12 rebounds, while Carleigh Copeland pulled down eight boards.

Lydia Gillette finished with 15 points to lead Crawford Christian.

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    Everyone has a dream.
    For Cochranton’s Sam Kinter that dream was to one day emulate the youngsters she watched on television taking part in the Little League World Series.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Manziel battling playbook, Hoyer in first NFL camp

    Johnny Manziel has quickly learned his college days — on the field anyway — are over.

    July 31, 2014

  • SLIDESHOW: A look back at the 2003 World Series team

    Click image for slideshow

    With the D1 team heading to this year's World Series we thought it would be fun to look back at the 2003 team who went to Kentucky.

    July 31, 2014

  • Haley Wise District 1 claims spot in Senior League World Series

    District 1 will represent the East in the Senior League Softball World Series which begins Sunday in Sussex County, Delaware.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • District 1 District 1 girls enjoy day off

    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

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