Archive - Sports Article
January 20th, 2015
The Lady Chucks and Chucks basketball teams, in addition to the wrestling squad, were all in action on Tuesday night in Punxsutawney. Unfortunately for Punxsy, all three fell to their opponents.
For full recaps from the games, see Wednesday's edition of The Spirit.
Today's schedule includes no varsity meets, with the junior high players taking center stage:
â€¢ 7/8/9 Boys' Basketball vs. Altoona, 4 p.m. (4:15 p.m. for 9th)
On Monday night, Ethan Riley (pictured here firing up a shot over Brookville's Jordan Tosh) and John Matthews each scored 12 points to help lead the Chucks past the Brookville Raiders to earn a 50-37 victory and a boys' basketball sweep in the Route 36 Rivalry this season.
For a full recap from the game, see Tuesday's print edition of The Spirit.
Tuesday's athletic schedule includes the following contests:
â€¢ JV/Varsity Girls' Basketball vs. Forest Hills, 6/7:30 p.m.
â€¢ JH/Varsity Wrestling at Clarion, 6/7 p.m.
â€¢ JV/Varsity Boys' Basketball at Homer Center, 6/7:30 p.m.
On Friday night, the Lady Chucks played host to the Lady Owls of Bradford, while the Punxsy boys' team made the long trek to Bradford to take on the Owls.
In both contest, Punxsy came out victorious â€” with the girls earning a 55-25 victory and the boys claiming a 41-37 win.
For full recaps from the games, see Saturday's edition of The Spirit.
Punxsy's wrestlers will be at the Bellefonte Tournament on Saturday in the only weekend action for the Chucks.
Blake Bizousky was one of five Punxsy wrestlers to pick up a victory in Thursday night's bout against Redbank Valley. On the scoreboard, the Chucks lost 51-27, but in matches actually wrestled, the tally was much closer, 33-27.
For a full recap from the match, see Friday's print edition of The Spirit.
Tonight's PAHS sports schedule includes:
â€¢ 7/8/9 Boys' Basketball at Bradford, 4 p.m.
â€¢ JV/Varsity Boys' Basketball at Bradford, 6/7:30 p.m.
â€¢ JV/Varsity Girls' Basketball vs. Bradford, 6/7:30 p.m.
The Punxsy Chucks boys' basketball team held on for a victory in a close contest against District IX rival St. Marys on Tuesday night at PAHS.
Punxsy's Dylan Huey (pictured here) powered his way to a game-high 20 points to lead Punxsy to a 61-57 win.
For a full recap from Tuesday's game, see Wednesday's print edition of The Spirit.
Today's PAHS athletics schedule includes just one contest:
â€¢ JV/Varsity Girls' Basketball at St. Marys, 6/7:30 p.m.
Seattle 31 (13-4) vs Carolina 17 (8-9-1)
The JV and varsity girls' basketball games at Clarion today have been postponed and rescheduled for Wednesday, February 11.
The Lady Chucks fell to undefeated Elk County Catholic on Thursday night in a low-scoring affair at PAHS. For a full recap, see Friday's edition of The Spirit.
Tonight's PAHS athletics schedule includes the following games:
â€¢ 7/8 Boys' Basketball vs. Ridgway, 4 p.m.
â€¢ 9th Boys' Basketball vs. Ridgway, 4 p.m.
â€¢ JV/Varsity Girls' Basketball at Hollidaysburg, 6/7:30 p.m.
The girls' basketball game scheduled for tonight between Punxsutawney and Elk County Catholic at PAHS has been cancelled.
The make-up date has been scheduled for Thursday, with JVs tipping off at 6 p.m. and varsity to follow.