Archive - Sep 2011 - Sports Article
The young Lady Wolves hosted their annual JV tournament Saturday as seven teams battled it out on the court for the first place trophy. In a single bracket format, the Wolves had an opportunity to play all the other teams and gained a lot of court experience.
"The tournaments are great for the girls because they get to play through so many different game situations and itâ€™s such a great learning experience for them," said Kane head girls varsity volleyball coach Judy Kessler. "We did a lot of good things today and worked on those things that are our weaknesses.Â
COUDERSPORT â€“ The Kane Wolves took to the road Friday to take on a good Coudersport Falcon squad coming off a 35-point win last week against Johnsonburg.
With threat of a storm around the area their was a little concern that the game would even be able to be played. But the skies stayed clear and made for a great night for football. The Wolves and Falcons wouldn't let anyone down as the crowd was treated to a good game.
The Kane Lady Wolves brought home a sweep of the DCC Cardinals to even their record at 1-1.
The Wolves never let DCC take control of any games as they defeated them in three 25-14, 25-17, 25-15.
"We played a little methodically but a little lax at times but we got the job done and managed to stay in control of the match," said Kane head girls varsity volleyball coach Judy Kessler. "At some point in each game, we took over and ran up points to finish the games strongly."
With more consistent passing and aggressive serving and attacking, the Lady Wolves showed their potential.
The Kane boys golf team fell to 0-4 with a loss to Johnsonburg. Despite the loss, Coach Smith was pleased with the boys performance. All five players had rounds in the 40s. Unfortunately, the Rams team shot great, with a score of 201. Johnsonburg's Cameron Grumley and Calvin Christoff shared medalist honors with a pair of 37s. Kane again was led by Ryan Greto with a 42, Dan Park and Austin Woolcock tied with 46 while Koden Thompson and John Bedford scored 47 to round out the scoring for Kane. The boys next match is Wednesday, Sept. 14 at St. Marys. Match time is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.
ST. MARYS â€“Â The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders broke open a close game in the second half Thursday at Benzinger Park on their way to a 5-0 varsity girls' soccer victory over the Kane Lady Wolves.
Freshman Julia Sweeney scored once and set up two other scores in the second half outburst for ECC.
"These young players are coming around well," said Lady Crusaders coach Don Fabiano. "It is so nice to see these players having success on.
SMETHPORT â€“Â The Kane Wolves varsity soccer team travelled to Smethport on Tuesday night to take on the rival Smethport Hubbers for the season opener. As expected, the game was very physical and was decided by the slimmest of margins.
The Kane Girls Golf Team improved their record to 3-2 with a convincing win over Port Allegany. Kyla Hoag again took home medalist honors with a round of 43. Megan Durante continues her improvement with a nice round of 54. Freshman Emily Silvis played her best match of the year as she scored a career low 57. Ellie Tunall and Sarah Szymanski rounded out the scoring with 58s. The girls' next match is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 12 at Smethport. Match time is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.
Patrick Anderson has proven this summer why he is one of the best pole vaulters in the nation.
With a record number of vaulters, 50 in all and the temperatures above 100, Anderson put together a group of good vaults which brought him home sixth-place honors at the Junior Olympic National Championships in Wichita, Kansas. He started his first attempt at 14'1" and had no trouble clearing it. The bar was then moved to 14'7" with only 24 vaulters left in the competition. Pat cleared it again on his first attempt.
The Kane Boys Golf Team fell to 0 -3 on the season as they were defeated by the Ridgway Elkers. The Elkers Jordan Lundin took home Medalist Honors with a round of 41. Leading the way for Kane was Ryan Greto with a 46. He was followed by Dan Park 49, Austin Woolcock and Koden Thompson 51 and John Bedford 56. Rounding out the scoring for the Wolves was Brendan Sharer with a 61 and Austin Hoag 63. The boys' next match is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 8 when they host Johnsonburg. Match time is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.