2018-05-31 / Sports

High School Sports

Spartans Fall To Cougars In District 5 Playoff

North Star 11
McConnellsburg 2

McConnellsburg (8-12) traveled to North Star May 22 for the first round of the District 5 Class AA baseball playoffs and fell to the number one seed 11- 2. Mc- Connellsburg committed six errors leading to eight unearned runs in the loss. Mellott was tagged for the Spartans’ loss. McConnellsburg’s lone extra base hit was by Lucas McClain.

Cardinals Fall In Bottom Of 7th

Meyersdale 4 Forbes Road 3

Meyersdale rallied from a three-run deficit May 23 to advance to the District 5 1A baseball semifinals. Forbes Road (8-10) opened the scoring with two runs in the third inning, capitalizing on two Meyersdale errors and an RBI single from Kole Kendall. The Cardinals added a run in the fifth when Ethan Wright singled home Logan Deshong. Cardinal starter Grayson Hall held Meyersdale scoreless until two outs in the sixth inning before surrendering the ball to Brycen Hohman with the bases loaded. Levi Truax, Ethan Wright, and Dalton Zeger each collected two hits for the Cardinals.

Lady Spartans Upset Lady Tigers

McConnellsburg 15
Fannett Metal 5

No. 6 McConnellsburg (10-10) traveled to No. 3 Fannett Metal (13-7) May 23 for the first round of the District 5 Class A softball playoffs and came away with a 15-5 victory. The Lady Spartans pounded out 16 hits. Madison Koontz led McConnellsburg, going three for four to pick up her 100th career hit. Matty Ross was three for five, while Destiny Hall, Sami Hensley, Julia Lafferty, and Kailey Swope added two hits each. Destiny Hall got the win.

ICC Track & Field All-Stars

The ICC All-Stars for track and field are as follows:


Evan Germaux, Tussey Mountain; Tanner Worthing, Bellwood-Antis; Andrew Stanley, Southern Huntingdon; Ian Zimmerman, Northern Bedford; Josh Booth, McConnellsburg; Dylan Wilson, Bellwood-Antis; Clay Engle, Bellwood-Antis; Noah Wilson, Southern Huntingdon; Ethan Golden, Southern Fulton; Chris Wertman, Bellwood-Antis; Alex Conner, Tussey Mountain; Cole Weist, Tussey Mountain; Tyler Rhodes, Zach Summer, Jarred Sipes, Tussey Mountain; Zach Mallon, Max DeArmitt, Shawn Wolfe, Bellwood- Antius; Seth Walker, Jordan Bailey, Ryan Hammons, Southern Huntingdon.


Kaitlyn Maxwell, Everett; Meghan Molosky, Tussey Mountain; Hailey Prestash, West Branch; Trinity Prestash, West Branch; Taylor Leidy, Juniata Valley; Mackenzie Gates, Northern Bedford; Stefanie Ketterman, Everett; Kamryn Mercer, Bellwood-Antius; Alexis Gerwert, Bellwood- Antis; Emma Watkins, Tussey Mountain; Mary Wilson, Juniata Valley; Alyssa Rotz, Fannett-Metal; Mary Dudich, Brooke Jordan, Sierra McDonald, Jillian Hiller, Cheyenne Risbon and Lydia Hiller, all of Southern Fulton and Haley Campbell, Kali Lonsinger, Lauren Heisler and Sicily Yingling, all of Bellwood Antis.

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