Archive - Sports Article
September 17th, 2014
The Kane Wolves football team will travel to Port Allegany on Friday to take on the 0-3 Gators. Coach Justin Bienkowski has had a tough start to his inaugural season at the helm of the Gators. Each of the three teams that the Gators have played thus far have a 3-0 record.
The Gators lost 49-16 to Curwensville in week one of the 2014 season. Junior Jordan Seefeldt ran for two touchdowns against the Tide and completed eight of 17 passes for 51 yards. In the week two 39-0 loss to Elk County Catholic, the Gators finished with only 29 yards in total offense.
The Kane Cross Country team lost to Elk County Catholic but defeated Brockway on the Wolves course on a beautiful, sunny afternoon on Tuesday. ECCâ€™s Drew Bille crossed the finish line in 17:29.36 to set the pace, followed by two Crusader teammates, Matthew Dippold (17:47.07) and Logan Hoffman (18:04.56). Kane sophomore Hunter Yasurek followed the trio, completing his home course in 18:50.84, followed by Brockwayâ€™s first runner, Dakota Lawton in 18:57.28.
The Ridgway Lady Elkers won the first game of Tuesdayâ€™s volleyball match in Kane rather handily, 25-11. The rest of the match wasnâ€™t so easy as the two teams battled back and forth in a five set marathon before the visitors won by a score of 25-11, 23-25, 25-19, 22-25 and 15-13.
It was a tale of two halves for the St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen in their match against the Kane Wolves on Tuesday afternoon at the SMAHS soccer field. After being tied 2-all at the break, St. Marys scored seven goals in the second half to win 9-4.
The Kane Lady Wolves hosted the St. Marys Lady Dutch on Monday afternoon in soccer action. The visitors controlled the action for most of the game and left town with a 3-0 win.
The Lady Wolves had a scoring chance early when Tori Schleicher made a nice run down field and passed across to Galicia Fryzlewicz, but the juniorâ€™s shot was wide of the net.
The young Lady Wolves volleyball team started their home tournament off with a sweep of Johnsonburg in their opening match 25-17, 25-11.Â
The Kane Wolves football team led Sheffield 32-6 early in the third quarter but the Wolverines refused to go away and tacked on a couple of late touchdowns to make the final score of Friday nightâ€™s game 32-18 in favor of the Wolves.
The Kane Lady Wolves again faced adversity as they battled with the Sheffield Wolverines but came up short in a 3-0 sweep, dropping them to a 1-3 record.
Coach Dave Fitchâ€™s Sheffield Wolverines will make the short trip down Route 6 to Kane to take on the 2-0 Wolves tonight at Paul R Miller stadium. The Wolverines come into the game 0-2, having lost 48-0 to a tough Ridgway team in week one of the season and losing 68-0 to the state ranked Clarion Bobcats last Friday night.
The Kane boysâ€™ soccer team hung with the West Forest Fires on Thursday afternoon for 50 minutes but the Tionesta-based teamâ€™s depth wore the undermanned Wolves down and the visitors went on to post a 5-1 victory.
After opening their season with a win over Smethport and dropping a hard-fought 8-5 loss to Ridgway, the Wolves allowed an early goal as the Fire burned the Kane defense in the opening seconds on their first possession of the game.