It comes as no surprise that Senior Night would be especially meaningful for the Bedford girls’ basketball team, seeing how all five starters are seniors and most of them have been starters for several years.
FISHERTOWN – Coming off a strong weekend performance where the Chestnut Ridge wrestling team dominated the Brookville Ultimate Duals for the first time, the Lions faced a Westmont Hilltop team on Thursday in a battle of unbeatens.
CLAYSBURG – After taking off last season, bocce ball returns back to high school gymnasiums across the area with the PIAA and Special Olympics pairing up for their second year.
Although neither team’s seasons ended the way they had wished, both Bedford and Chestnut Ridge girls’ tennis teams enjoyed a lot of success this fall, and it shows on the 2021 Bedford Gazette Girls’ Tennis All-Stars.
BROOKVILLE — Chestnut Ridge captured the prestigious Brookville Ultimate Duals by sweeping through five tradition-laden teams including wins over Brookville, 35-25; Fort LeBoeuf, 53-12; Reynolds, 53-9; Saegertown, 50-18; and Burrell, 52-19, Saturday.
Bedford and North Star split the two matches wrestled on the mat, but the Cougars took advantage of eight forfeits for a 54-12 win over Bedford, Saturday morning.
One of the ways that a team can gauge itself is by playing tough competition. The Bedford girls had a match-up with the defending Class A state champion Bishop Guilfoyle girl, and the Lady Bisons came away with a 51-48 victory, Friday night.
EVERETT — The Bedford boys’ basketball team was coming off of a tough loss to Bishop Guilfoyle on Friday night, while Everett had a big one-point victory over rival Northern Bedford when the two neighboring schools met on Saturday.
NORTHERN CAMBRIA — Northern Cambria came back from a halftime deficit by outscoring Claysburg-Kimmel, 24-8, in the second half for a 45-30 win to capture third place at the Northern Cambria Tournament, Saturday.
EBENSBURG — Trailing by seven points at the half, Chestnut Ridge used a 23-point third quarter to catapult into the lead and hold off Bishop Carroll for a 53-46 win, Friday night.
EVERETT — Everett coach Keith Moyer pointed out how rough the 2020-21 season was for all teams and how that adversity is spelling out success this season following their 47-21 win over Northern Bedford, Thursday.
Hampton commits to Seton Hill soccer Bedford senior Josie Hampton signed her National Letter of Intent to continue her soccer career at Seton Hill University. Seen in the photo are (from left): Front Row — Darla Hampton, Josie’s mother; and Josie Hampton. Back Row — Kyler Myers, Bedford assi…
Scritchfield to run at St. Francis Bedford senior Nate Scritchfield signed a Nationl Letter of Intent to continue both his cross country and track and field careers at Saint Francis University of Pennsylvania. Seen in the photo are (from left): Julie Scritchfield, Nate’s mother; Nate Scritch…
SAXTON — Wednesday’s varsity wrestling match between Tussey Mountain and Juniata Valley came down to the wire, relying on the heavyweights to determine it with the 31-30 Titan victory.
CLAYSBURG — Tuesday night’s ICC South battle between Everett and Claysburg-Kimmel was close throughout the first half, but the second half was a different story.