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May 12th, 2014
For the foreseeable future, Monday was the last time Ridgway and Johnsonburg baseball will play each other.
Next year, they are scheduled to co-op under the Johnsonburg banner as one baseball team and in Monday's doubleheader each team took one victory. Johnsonburg won 1-0 in the opening game before Ridgway finished with a 15-3 win in five innings in the nightcap.
Ridgway baseball defeated Cameron County for the second time this season with a 4-0 victory over the Red Raiders Friday afternoon at Sandy Beach Recreational Park.
Jeremy Breier threw 6 1/3 innings of shutout baseball for the Elkers while Ben MacDonald recorded the final two outs to get the save. Ridgway won 12-3 over Cameron County on April 26.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ The Johnsonburg girls track and field team and St. Marys boys track and field team won team championships at the Elk County Track and Field Meet held Thursday afternoon at Johnsonburg Area High School.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ Johnsonburg baseball couldn't wait to get the unpleasant aftertaste of Tuesday's loss out of their mouth.
Their ace made sure the Rams didn't have to wait until Friday.
Johnsonburg senior starting pitcher Cole Peterson threw a complete game shutout and struck out 10 in a 6-0 victory over Brockway Wednesday afternoon at Knothole Area Recreational Park.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ The Rams lost a close 5-4 tennis match Wednesday against visiting Punxsutawney.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ The Brockway Lady Rovers took advantage of five doubles and a six-run second inning en route to an 8-6 win Wednesday against Johnsonburg with playoff seeding implications on the line.
The Ramettes played catchup the rest of the game but never could complete the comeback after being down 6-2.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ Two costly errors in the later innings Tuesday afternoon aided Johnsonburg in a 4-3 come-from-behind victory against visiting Curwensville.
JOHNSONBURG â€“Â The Johnsonburg Rams dropped a 7-2 tennis match Tuesday to visiting Brockway.
At No. 1 singles, Brockway's James Matson defeated Mason Walters 6-3, 6-4; at No. 2 singles, Aaron Barraclough defeated Nate Field 6-0, 6-1; at No. 3 singles, Brockway's Sam Hawkins won 6-3, 6-4 over Tyler Martonik; at No. 4 singles, Tyler Foradori won 6-0, 6-1 over Zane Hodgdon; at No. 5 singles, Brenden Dauber won 1-6, 7-6(7-5), 11-9 over Adam Sabatose.
Elk County Catholic moved to 14-0 on the season with a 15-2, five-inning victory over Ridgway Tuesday afternoon at Sandy Beach Recreational Park.
It took almost two and a half hours, but Alan Brennen of Elk County Catholic captured the District 9 Class AA singles tennis championship by defeating his teammate Drew Meyer in three sets.
Meyer won the first set by a 6-4 score. Brennen came back to knot the match at one-all by winning the second set 6-3. The two battled in the third set with Brennen coming out on top by a 7-5 score.
"This was an excellent match and I am very proud of both young men," said ECCHS coach Aaron Straub.