Archive - 2014 - Sports Article
The Punxsy Chucks out-dueled a tough Clarion squad on Tuesday night at PAHS to earn the boysâ€™ title in the Carl A. Truance Holiday Classic Tournament. The members of the boysâ€™ team are pictured here with their plaque.
For a full recap, see Wednesday's edition of The Spirit.
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Friday night, the Route 36 Rivalry was alive and well, with two different Punxsy-Brookville contests being held. In Brookville, the boys' basketball team (John Matthews pictured above) ran past the Raiders for a 59-49 victory. In wrestling, Brookville evened the score with a 60-6 win over the Chucks.
For recaps from the games, see Saturday's edition of The Spirit.
Punxsy's girls' basketball team jumped out to an early lead and managed to hold on for a 38-32 victory over Route 36 Rival Brookville Thursday night in Punxsutawney.
For a full recap from the game, see Friday's print edition of The Spirit.
Today's PAHS sports schedule includes the following contests:
â€˘ JH/Varsity Wrestling vs. Brookville, 6/7 p.m.
â€˘ 7/8 Boys' Basketball at Brookville, 4/5 p.m.
â€˘ 9th Boys' Basketball at Brookville, 4:15 p.m.
â€˘ JV/Varsity Boys' Basketball at Brookville, 6/7:30 p.m.
The Chucks basketball team lost to a tough Cameron County squad on the road on Wednesday night, 51-40. Punxsy's Dylan Huey (pictured here) was the Chucks' top scorer with 15 points.
For a full recap, see Thursday's print edition.
Today's PAHS schedule has just one contest on it, as the girls' basketball team will play host to Brookville. JVs start at 6 p.m., and the varsity will take the court afterward.
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Friday night, the Lady Chucks opened their season with a 40-26 victory over Westmont Hilltop in the Marion Center Tip-Off Tournament. In this photo, Punxsy's Nicole DiPietro (20) rises above the Westmont defense to hit a three-pointer â€” the one that would give Punxsy the lead for good in the third quarter. DiPietro finished with a team-high 10 points in a balanced Lady Chucks attack.
For more on the game, see Saturday's print edition of The Spirit.
Today's PAHS sports schedule includes:
â€˘ Varsity Wrestling at Philipsburg Tournament, 10 a.m.