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High School Football Results – Week 2

High School Football Results  -  2014 Week 2   Friday, September 5 Region 5 Conneaut 56, Franklin 10 Oil City 34, Bradford 0 DuBois 56, Meadville 24   Region 6 Cathedral Prep 42, Strong Vincent 6   Region 1 Lakeview 22, West Middlesex 20 Wilmington 49, Mercer 28 Farrell 21, Reynolds 13   Region 2 Iroquois 35, Maplewood 25 Cochranton 53, Union…

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Serena Williams Wins 18th Major, Third Straight U.S. Open

Serena Williams needed only 75 minutes Sunday to defeat Caroline Wozniacki to capture her third consecutive U.S. Open women’s singles title – her 18th major championship overall. The 6-3, 6-3 victory marked Williams’ sixth individual title at Flushing Meadows, matching the tournament record held by Chris Evert.  Evert won four straight U.S. Open titles from…

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Horschel Takes BMW Championship, Moves Into Second Place In FedEx Playoff

Billy Horschel fended off challenges by Bubba Watson and Morgan Hoffman on Sunday, using a one-under-par 69 to win the BMW Championship at Cherry Hills Country Club at Cherry Hills Village, Colorado. The victory moved Horschel into second place in the FedEx Cup playoff behind Chris Kirk with only next weekend’s Tour Championship remaining before…

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Three Sets Of Injuries Reported In Dual Crashes At Same Butler County Dirt Bike Track

Three people are recovering from injuries sustained last week in a pair of separate crashes at the same Butler County dirt bike race track. An 18 year-old racer sustained a head injury after an incident on Wednesday, and two riders were hurt in a crash the very next day.  The Wednesday victim was airlifted to a…

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Keselowski Wins At Richmond; Sprint Cup Chase Field Is Now Complete

Brad Keselowski earned his fourth NASCAR Sprint Cup victory of the year at the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night, and will lead the field of qualifiers that will begin the 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup next Sunday in Joliet, Illinois. Keselowski led on all but 17 of the…

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Four Pirates Pitchers Combine On 5-0 Shutout; Bucs Hurlers Hold Cubs Scoreless For 14 Innings On Saturday

Four Pittsburgh Pirates pitchers combined on a six-hit shutout on Saturday in the Bucs’ 5-0 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field in Chicago. Combined with five innings of work in the completion of a rain-suspended game from Friday, Pirates hurlers held the Cubs scoreless over 14 innings in Saturday action at Wrigley Field in…

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Harrison, T. Sanchez Drove Home Runs In 11-Inning Pirates Victory

Josh Harrison delivered a bases-loaded single in the 11th inning to snap a 3-3 tie, and pinch-hitter Tony Sanchez followed with an insurance run on a sacrifice fly as the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Chicago Cubs 5-3 on Saturday afternoon in the completion of a game that was suspended after a pair of rain delays on Friday.…

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Penn State Now 2-0 After 21-3 Win Over Akron

Christian Hackenberg shook off a pair of interceptions on Saturday afternoon to throw for 319 yards and three touchdowns, leading Penn State (2-0) to a 21-3 victory over Akron. Hackenberg completed 22-of-36 passes for 319 yards with two TD tosses to Jesse James and a third to Bill Belton.  Geno Lewis caught six passes for…

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Oil City Blanks Bradford 34-0, Improves To 2-0

Jackson McFall threw touchdown passes to Morgan Hadley and Haundray Muir on Friday night, and John Tribusich, Jack Russell and Hunter Merwin all ran for scores as the Oil City Oilers blanked the Bradford Owls 34-0 in a Region 5 opener in Bradford. With the win, the Oilers improved to 2-0.  Bradford is 0-2. McFall…

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Franklin Slips To 0-2 With A 56-10 Loss At Conneaut

Hunter Merritt threw two touchdown passes and ran for two other scores Friday night, lifting Conneaut to a 56-10 victory over Franklin in a Region 5 football opener played in Linesville. Elijah Anderton rushed for three touchdowns and Isaiah Gillette for another.  Henry Litwin and Colt Fairbanks were on the receiving ends of the two…

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