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DCC’s NICHOLS CAPS SEASON WITH EXCITING RACE AT STATES

DCC’s NICHOLS CAPS SEASON WITH EXCITING RACE AT STATES

Tom Shade, Contributor

May 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring

They say time is relative, and 4 tenths of a second can seem an eternity, but that’s how close District Nine’s ‘AA’ top 800 runner Linkin Nichols was from doing what no other DCC athlete has ever accomplished---making the state finals in track & field. Nichols, 14th amongst all ‘AA’ run...

DCC 800 Meter Record Shattered at Districts

DCC 800 Meter Record Shattered at Districts

Tom Shade, Contributor

May 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

On a pleasant, breezy day in Brookville 6 DCC Cardinal track & field teammates stepped up and took part in post-season competition, with some good news before darkness fell. Once again sophomore Linkin Nichols set a school mark in the 800 meter run (2:00.06) by shaving 3 seconds from las...

DCC Softball Team Heads into Playoffs Red Hot

DCC Softball Team Heads into Playoffs Red Hot

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

The DuBois Central Catholic Cardinal softball team is having another great season.  It's become a winning tradition here at DCC for the softball team, as they have had great seasons for each of the last few years, this year being no exception. As of the writing of this article, the team is 17-1, with...

DCC Spring Sports Seniors Honored

DCC Spring Sports Seniors Honored

Chelsea Myers, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

The weather has constantly been raining and ruining the usual senior night for spring sports.  So DCC honored the seniors  during lunch today. Tennis senior players are Keri Hollenbaugh and Brenna Engle. The track senior being honored is John Swalligan. Softball senior being honored is Madison Nasuti...

Cardinals Hit Career Best in Track

Cardinals Hit Career Best in Track

Tom Shade, Contributor

May 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

  The weather cooperated at the 15-school Redbank Invitational “Last Chance” meet and the DCC trackers were among the beneficiaries, finishing the regular season with important notations for the history books. Martina Swalligan shattered her previous school record in the discus wit...

DCC Final Dual Meet Vs. ECC and Bradford

DCC Final Dual Meet Vs. ECC and Bradford

Tom Shade, Contributor

May 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

Many milestones were reached at DCC’s final dual meet of the year at ECC, with visiting Bradford. Perhaps it was the fair weather or just the fact of competing with two of District Nine’s powerhouse track programs, but the Cardinals scored big points, felled a school record, saw good performances,...

DCC Sports Preparing for Third Annual City Classic

DCC Sports Preparing for Third Annual City Classic

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

It's almost time for the Third Annual City Classic! The City Classic is a series in which the DCC Cardinals baseball team faces off against the DuBois Beavers baseball team, and the DCC Cardinals softball team faces the DuBois Beavers softball team. The night is more than just baseball and softball games...

DCC Track Team Makes Premier Trip to Philipsburg-Osceola

DCC Track Team Makes Premier Trip to Philipsburg-Osceola

Tom Shade, Contributor

May 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

DuBois Central’s track and field teams made their first trip in history to the Philipsburg track where visiting Bellefont was also waiting for one of the few days to compete in somewhat friendly weather conditions. Mariah Alanskas scored well in all four of her classic events taking 6 first places,...

DCC Baseball Faces Off Against Cathedral Prep in Erie

DCC Baseball Faces Off Against Cathedral Prep in Erie

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

May 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

For the first time in our school's history, the DuBois Central Catholic Cardinals will play the Cathedral Prep Ramblers baseball team from Erie, PA, on Wednesday, May 2nd. It's expected to be a great day full of baseball for each of the teams, as there will be both a Minor League game and a College game...

Cardinals Take Historic Win Over Cameron County

Cardinals Take Historic Win Over Cameron County

Tom Shade, Contributor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

It was the 6th meeting of DCC & Cameron County since 1970, with the most lopsided loss in 1971 when the Cardinals were trampled 126.5 to 23.5, but tonight the DCC boys put together a narrow win (70-67), and the first ever against CC, despite having an abbreviated squad. The decision to run the 4x4 ...

DCC Baseball Team Pushing Through Cold ‘Cardinal Weather’ on the Way to Hot Start

DCC Baseball Team Pushing Through Cold ‘Cardinal Weather’ on the Way to Hot Start

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

April 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

The DuBois Central Catholic baseball team is off to a great start despite some not so great weather. The weather, dubbed by pitching coach Dan "Wookie" Wascovich as, "Cardinal Weather," hasn't seemed to bother the team and their playing all that much. The team has had to play in some really cold ball...

DCC Track & Field Milestones at Kane Invitational

DCC Track & Field Milestones at Kane Invitational

Tom Shade, Contributor

April 25, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring, Uncategorized

According to all the old timers 2018 has been the worst year for outdoor track & field training in their lifetimes, due to inclement weather, but strangely enough the weather for many meets has been near ideal, as it was at the Annual Kane Invitational where 17 schools gathered for a mid-season testing...

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