Archive - Sports Article
April 7th, 2014
Iâ€™ve photographed many birds in my life, including songbirds and birds of prey, but when asked where the ducks are, I just get a blank look on my face. For some strange reason, Iâ€™ve never had a real interest in ducks or shore birds. As a birdwatcher all my life, I donâ€™t know why I never developed a liking for these fascinating birds. This lack of interest may have taken a sharp turn in the summer of 2013. Let me explain!
The St. Marys North squad defeated the Kane squad in trap action on Thursday at the Kane Fish and Game Club. Eric Uhl shot a perfect round of 25 for the visitors, leading them to a 139-137 win over Kane.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ The Johnsonburg Ramettes overmatched a young Kane Lady Wolves squad Wednesday afternoon in a 12-2 five-inning game at Knothole in Johnsonburg.
The Ramettes, comprised of student athletes from both Ridgway and Johnsonburg in the first year of a cooperative sports agreement, tallied 12 runs on 10 hits in the game.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ Johnsonburg rebounded from an opening loss to Smethport with a 10-3 win over Kane Wednesday afternoon at Knothole Area Recreational Park.
Cole Peterson starred on the mound for the Rams as he tossed the first five innings. He allowed three hits and one unearned run. He walked one and struck out 11. Peterson was also 1 for 1 with a walk and reached base twice when he was hit by a pitch.
The Kane girlsâ€™ track and field waited an extra week to open their home track season but it was worth the wait as the Lady Wolves rolled over Northern Potter by a 106-39 score. Kayla Kerner was a quadruple winner for Kane and was backed up by triple winners Morgan Nicholson and Camryn Cummings.
The Kane boysâ€™ track and field team hosted the Northern Potter Panthers on Tuesday, a week after the original meet was postponed. The Wolves lost the first event of the afternoon, the 3200-meter relay, but won the other 17 events on their way to a 130-19 win.
Members of Zook Motors bowling team are pictured at the end of the season banquet. The Kane Elks' Prep League Champs for 2014 include, from left to right, front row, Bryce Zook, Chase Nelson, Bryce Bizzak; back row, Carson Whiteman and Alex Lindquist.
The Kane girlsâ€™ track and field team made their annual trip south to Saturdayâ€™s Altoona Igloo Invitational. The Kane teams were scheduled to open their season on Tuesday, but the home meet against Northern Potter was postponed until this week, making Saturday the first outdoor competition of the year.
The Kane boysâ€™ track team started off the 2014 well with some solid performances at Saturdayâ€™s Altoona Igloo Invitational. The team was led on the track by Chris Hunt, Nate Moore, Bailey Colson, Hunter Yasurek and Chris Udovich, according to coach Tom Cecchetti. All four Kane relay teams placed in the invitational.
CLARION â€“ Kane's Jeff Kocjancic and Camryn Cummings have been recognized as part of the All American Awards and Engraving/D9sports.com All-District 9 boys and girls basketball awards and teams.
Kocjancic was named third team with an average of 15 points-per-game.
Cummings was named co-rookie of the year along with Brookville's Hali Olson.