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South boosted by Rambler presence
A turnaround season at Windber High School will have one more stop for four Ramblers’ players and their coach.
First-year head coach Jude Leonardis will send off seniors Bryce Spak, Matt Barkley and Dan and Devon Tomlinson during the seventh annual AmeriServ Senior Hoops Showcase on Sunday afternoon at Pitt-Johnstown.
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Somerset edges out Bishop McCort in extras
Bishop McCort and Somerset packed an entire season’s worth of ups and downs into the second baseball game of the year for each squad Saturday morning at Point Stadium.
The Crimson Crushers (1-1) bounced back from an early 2-0 deficit only to see the Golden Eagles (2-0) plate three runs in the top of the sixth to carry a 5-3 lead into the bottom of the seventh.
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West boys victorious in District 5 showcase
Monday’s District 5 Athletic Director’s Association boys’ all-star game at Chestnut Ridge High School was indirectly sponsored by the number 3 ... As in 34 combined 3-pointers.
It was the fourth-quarter long-range marksmanship from the West all-star squad – comprised of student-athletes from Somerset County – that ruled the night as the West topped the East – made up of players from Bedford and Fulton counties – 97-86.
East beats West girls in District 5 all-star game
While the result wasn’t the one desired by Berlin Brothersvalley coach Rachel Prosser, having a chance to coach her gifted seniors one last time at the District 5 All-Star Game at Chestnut Ridge was one that she gladly hopped on.
Her West all-star squad, comprised of student-athletes from Somerset County, featured four Mountaineers seniors on the roster and a number of players she’s coached against in WestPAC play.
Senior Hoops Showcase rosters announced
The rosters for the seventh annual AmeriServ Senior Hoops Showcase are set, with 1,000-point scorers, 500-rebound players and conference and district champions represented on the boys’ and girls’ all-star squads.
The Showcase will be played on Sunday, April 6 at the Pitt-Johnstown Sports Center. The girls’ game begins at 1 p.m., with the boys contest to follow at 3 p.m.
Eagles rally to capture LMHL crown
The Somerset High School hockey team overcame a two-goal deficit and used another last-second goal to claim the Laurel Mountain Hockey League championship on Thursday night. Junior foreign exchange student Frederik Gildsig scored with 21.2 seconds left on the Pegula Ice Arena scoreboard clock, and the Golden Eagles defeated Hollidaysburg, 3-2.
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