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High School Football Results – 2014 Week 4

High School Football Results  –  2014 Week 4   Thursday, September 18   Region 4 Girard 35, Mercyhurst Prep 0   Friday, September 19   General McLane 31, Oil City 29 Reynolds 57, Franklin 14 Conneaut 43, Strong Vincent 8 Cathedral Prep 51, DuBois 21 Karns City 16, Clarion 6 Moniteau 54, A-C Valley 6 St. Marys 56, Keystone 30 Punxsutawney 54.…

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Penn State 4-0 After 48-7 Rout Of Massachusetts

Bill Belton and Zack Zwinak both rushed for two touchdowns Saturday, and Penn State improved to 4-0 with a 48-7 rout of Massachusetts at Beaver Stadium. The Nittany Lions carried the ball 45 times for 228 yards, led by Akeel Lynch with 81 rushing yards and a score.  Sam Ficken added a pair of field…

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Pitt Lets Halftime Lead Slip Away, Loses 24-21 To Iowa

The Pitt Panthers (3-1) let a ten-point halftime lead slip through their fingers and dropped a 24-21 decision to Iowa at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh on Saturday afternoon. Chris James and James Conner both scored on first-half touchdown runs, and a 33-yard field goal by Chris Blewitt with two seconds remaining in the first half…

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Oil City’s 4th-Quarter Charge Is Not Enough; Oilers Drop 31-29 Home Decision To General McLane

A late charge in which the Oil City Oilers scored 22 points in the game’s last eight minutes proved to be just a play or two too little Friday night, and the Oilers lost a 31-29 decision to “AAAA” General McLane at the Oil Field. Both teams came out of the contest with 3-1 records.…

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Range Resources Fined $4.15 Million In Washington County Drilling Wastewater Complaints

Under what is believed to be the largest fine ever levied against a Marcellus shale natural gas drilling company, Range Resources was ordered this week to pay $4.15 million as a settlement connected with a half dozen drilling and fracking wastewater complaints in Washington County. Meanwhile, a state Representative from Cecil, Jesse White, says Pennsylvania should ban…

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Three Beaver County Residents Charged After Alleged Phony Robbery Report

State Police officials in Venango County have charged three Beaver County residents after they allegedly claimed that two women robbed them at the end of an Emlenton street. Investigators say the three residents of the village of Freedom had claimed one of their group was robbed at knife point of $130.  It is now alleged…

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Car Hits Cranberry Building; Oil City Driver Uninjured

An Oil City woman escaped injuries Thursday morning when her car hit the front of a building at a business plaza in Cranberry. State Police officials say Sophie Skiba told them she was parking in front of the Comcast building on Route 322 when she inadvertently pushed the gas pedal of her vehicle.  The car…

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Reynolds Raiders Rout Franklin 57-14

In their first meeting since 1983, the Reynolds Raiders routed the visiting Franklin Knights 57-14 in a Friday night game played in Transfer. The Knights (0-4)  scored on a 22-yard run by Austin Andres and a 32-yard pass from Porter Rembold to Kahlil West. West finished with five catches for 106 yards, Zak Lynn rushed…

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Martin’s 3-Run Homer Keys 4-Run Eighth Inning In Crucial 4-2 Pirates Win Over Milwaukee

Russell Martin’s three-run home run was the crucial blow in a four-run eighth inning Friday night as the Pittsburgh Pirates (83-70) surged from behind for a 4-2 home victory over the Milwaukee Brewers (79-75) in the first game of an important three-game series at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. The Pirates, stymied for seven innings by Brewers…

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Bucs Sweep Bosox; Cole Earns 10th Win In 3-2 Victory At PNC Park

Starling Marte homered and Gerrit Cole (10-5; 3.85 ERA) broke into the double-digit wins column on Thursday night as the Pittsburgh Pirates completed a three-game sweep of the Boston Red Sox, edging the Bosox 3-2 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. The Pirates (82-70) won for the fourth straight outing and the 11th time in their…

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