With Punxsutawney Area High School being shut down today, the 7th, 8th, 9th, JV and Varsity boys' basketball games have been postponed, as well. The 9th, JV and Varsity games will be made up tomorrow, as Punxsy will play host to Elk County Catholic. The junior high games will be made up on Thursday. Also playing tomorrow will the be the girls' basketball JV and Varsity teams. The Lady Chucks will travel to ECC.
You've heard of the "Frozen Tundra of Lambeau Field" in Green Bay, Wisc., but on Tuesday night, it was Jack LaMarca Stadium that held the title.
While the Punxsy Chucks' season came to an end two weeks ago, the girls of Punxsutawney Area High School took to the field in whiteout conditions, as the Jailbreak Juniors battled the Scandalous Seniors for the Annual Powder Puff game.
Both teams fought back and forth, but when neither team could score in overtime, the game was called at 14-14.
For the full story, pick up Wednesday's print edition of The Spirit.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Usually, when a first date goes bad, a second one is out of the question.
But not in this case.
See, the last time that Punxsy and Bradford met during the regular season, the Lady Owls volleyball team didn't just beat Punxsy on its home court, they swept Punxsy 3-0.
After the Lady Chucks defeated the Lady Dutch of St. Marys 3-1 (25-17, 25-22, 22-25, 25-16) on Tuesday night, the Lady Chucks will have a shot at redemption on Thursday, when the team travels to St. Marys face Bradford for the District IX title at 6:30 p.m.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Senior Night is a moment that every athlete looks forward to, and a night that every athlete will remember for the rest of his or her life.
When the nine Punxsutawney senior football players â€” Matt Burkett, Andrew Bullers, Christian Falgout, Jonathan Voss, Clayton Dale, Will Curtis, Josh Schuckers, Jesse Walk, Parker Weaver â€” took the field to be recognized prior to Friday's game, they had their moment they've been waiting for.