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Despite Graduations, Lady Cardinals Still Have Experience

Despite Graduations, Lady Cardinals Still Have Experience

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

December 23, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized, Winter

Though it may appear to be a rebuilding season for the DuBois Central Catholic Lady Cardinals basketball, the team doesn't see it that way. Despite being bit hard by the graduation bug by losing every starter from last year, those being Riley Assalone, Gabby Caruso, Jordy Frank, Macey Hanes, and Libby...

DCC Boys Basketball Looks Forward to a Promising Season

DCC Boys Basketball Looks Forward to a Promising Season

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized, Winter

The DuBois Central Catholic boys basketball team had a down year last year, but this year's squad is looking to turn their fortunes around. The team is coached by DCC alumnus Dom Varacallo, and is helped out by fellow alumni Jeremy Maurer and Chris Marshall. Although the team lost several seniors, including...

DCC Opens Up Basketball Season with Tip-Off Tournament

DCC Opens Up Basketball Season with Tip-Off Tournament

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

December 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized, Winter

As it is with every season, the DuBois Central Catholic Cardinals basketball team began its 2017-2018 campaign with the DuBois Central Catholic High School Tip-Off Tournament. The high school team, led by DCC alumus coach Dom Varacallo, faced off against the Johnsonburg Rams in the first game of the...

Cardinal Cross Country Teams Honored at Banquet

Cardinal Cross Country Teams Honored at Banquet

Tom Shade, Contributor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

The parents of the DuBois Central Catholic boys and girls cross country teams put on a banquet at the Luigi's Villa in DuBois to honor the accomplishments, commitment, hard work, and efforts of the Cardinal runners from this past year.   Senior Hannah Miller was honored for helping to rebuild...

Historic Day for Cardinal Cross Country at Districts

Historic Day for Cardinal Cross Country at Districts

Tom Shade, Contributor

November 4, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

  For the first time all season the temperature hit below 60 degrees and the DCC cross country teams took full advantage of the near perfect conditions at the District Nine Championships on the legendary Ridgeway course, and performed at levels never seen before for their school at this place. It...

LADY CARDS SET TEAM MARK

LADY CARDS SET TEAM MARK

Tom Shade, Contributor

October 18, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

It was once the site of the District Nine championships before all the present-day runners were born, but in 2017 it is the where the Punxsutawney Invitational took place with the DCC cross country runners establishing marks for future harriers to challenge. Highlighting the day were the first medals e...

Pink Night at DCC is a Success

Pink Night at DCC is a Success

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

An annual tradition at DuBois Central Catholic is Pink Night, a night in which not only the girls volleyball team, but also the entire school, shows their support for breast cancer victims during breast cancer awareness month. The event went on during the girl's volleyball game against Moshannon Valley,...

DCC 5th and 6th Grade Girls Basketball Teams Challenged by St. Marys

DCC 5th and 6th Grade Girls Basketball Teams Challenged by St. Marys

October 15, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

Saturday, DCC Girls faced down the St. Mary's team.  The 5th Grade team won.  The 6th grade team was winning at the half, but lost in the end.  Both teams fought hard.  

DCC Girls Soccer Taking on Rebuilding Year

DCC Girls Soccer Taking on Rebuilding Year

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

October 13, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

After a year in which the team went undefeated in the regular season, this year has gone a little bit different. The loss of several key players from last year's team has obviously taken its toll on the team. However, the team is pushing through the adversity and has put together a good season so far.   The...

DCC Boys Have Largest Win in 34 Years Against Brockway in Cross Country

DCC Boys Have Largest Win in 34 Years Against Brockway in Cross Country

Tom Shade, Contributor

October 13, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

For the first time in District 9 cross country history the regular season ended with no runner having seen a dual meet under 70 degrees, as Brockway hosted DHS, Punxy, and DCC in their final dual on the new Rover home course. DuBois Central Catholic ended their dual season with a roar as most DCC...

DCC Girls Volleyball Has Difficult Regular Season Overlooked by Strong Tournament Performance

DCC Girls Volleyball Has Difficult Regular Season Overlooked by Strong Tournament Performance

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

October 13, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

DuBois Central Catholic volleyball team has achieved moderate success, compiling a record of 3-8 with wins over Brockway, Moshannon Valley, and Curwensville, with the losses being against Kane, DuBois, North Clarion, Brookville, Punxsutawney, Ridgway, Punxsutawney again, and an extremely close loss to...

DCC Boys Soccer Pushing Through Arduous, Injury-Riddled Season

DCC Boys Soccer Pushing Through Arduous, Injury-Riddled Season

Zachary Schoeneman, Editor

October 11, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

This season has not gone exactly as planned for the DuBois Central Catholic Cardinals boys soccer team. The season began with much hype from the coaches, who expected the Cardinals to contend for the district championship. However, with an already small roster, the lack of seniors, and the injuries that...

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