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Franklin’s Keely, Haynes, Rakow Named All-D10 Small School in Baseball by Erie Times-News; All-Region Teams Named

Franklin’s Keely, Haynes, Rakow Named All-D10 Small School in Baseball by Erie Times-News; All-Region Teams Named

| June 17, 2019

ERIE, Pa. (EYT) – Franklin made school history in baseball this past season reaching the PIAA Class 3A semifinals after claiming the District 10 title, and the Knights were rewarded for that success with three players on the Erie Times-News District 10 Small School All-District 10 Team.

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U.S. Court of Appeals Says PIAA Officials are Independent Contractors Not Employees of PIAA

U.S. Court of Appeals Says PIAA Officials are Independent Contractors Not Employees of PIAA

| June 17, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, in a unanimous 3-0 decision last week agreed with PIAA that PIAA-registered sports officials are properly classified as independent contractors, not employees.

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Former Franklin Standouts to Help at Redbank Valley Youth Football Camp

Former Franklin Standouts to Help at Redbank Valley Youth Football Camp

| June 15, 2019

NEW BETHLEHEM, PA (EYT) – An impressive array of football talent will be on display in New Bethlehem for an upcoming youth football camp. (Photo: Former NFL standout, Bay Lawrence (left), Edinboro Hall of Famer, Dave Smith (middle), and NCAA All-American, Dan Jordan are all scheduled to appear at the Redbank Valley Youth Football Camp.) […]

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DCC Falls to Williams Valley in PIAA Title Game

DCC Falls to Williams Valley in PIAA Title Game

| June 15, 2019

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (D9Sports) – Emma Crisswell did what few pitchers have been able to do this season, shut down the vaunted DuBois Central Catholic offense.

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Cranberry World of Wheels Wins in Little League Action Friday

Cranberry World of Wheels Wins in Little League Action Friday

| June 15, 2019

SENECA, Pa. (EYT) – Cranberry World of Wheels defeated Cranberry Optical World, 11-4, in Little League action Friday. For World of Wheels, Brody Bowler hit a home run while Landon Baker and Tyler Miller each had a single and a double and Peyton Sloan had two singles. Alex McIntyre chipped in a single.

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Oil City Council Takes Formal Step to Dissolve Parking Authority

Oil City Council Takes Formal Step to Dissolve Parking Authority

| June 14, 2019

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A week after the Oil City Parking Authority voted to disband, the Oil City Council took the first necessary step to make that official at its June 13 meeting.

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Oil City Pushes Forward with Plans Nuisance Property Ordinance

Oil City Pushes Forward with Plans Nuisance Property Ordinance

| June 14, 2019

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – The Oil City Council on Thursday, June 13, authorized the advertisement of a Nuisance Abatement ordinance in the city.

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Reaching its Goal: DuBois CC in PIAA Class 1A Softball Title Game for First Time

Reaching its Goal: DuBois CC in PIAA Class 1A Softball Title Game for First Time

| June 14, 2019

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – A pair of teams that on paper look like mirror images of each other will play for the PIAA Class 1A softball title at 11 a.m. Friday, June 14, when District 9 champion DuBois Central Catholic takes on District 11 champion Williams Valley at Beard Field at the Nittany Lion Softball […]

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Pitt Announces 2019 Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Class

Pitt Announces 2019 Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Class

| June 14, 2019

PITTSBURGH — University of Pittsburgh Director of Athletics Heather Lyke announced Thursday, June 13, the 2019 Pitt Athletics Hall of Fame induction class, a highly distinguished 12-member group composed of All-Pros, All-Americans and legendary all-time greats.

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Fan Guide to DuBois Central Catholic’s PIAA Class 1A Softball Title Game Friday

Fan Guide to DuBois Central Catholic’s PIAA Class 1A Softball Title Game Friday

| June 14, 2019

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (D9Sports) – The DuBois Central Catholic softball team will play for the PIAA Class 1A title at 11 a.m. Friday at the Nittany Lion Softball Park on the campus of Penn State University against District 11 champion Williams Valley.

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