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DCC Cross Country Runner, Trent Labenne, Wins Middle School Quad-Meet

DCC Cross Country Runner, Trent Labenne, Wins Middle School Quad-Meet

Tom Shade, Contributor September 23, 2021

St. Marys hosted a quadrangular meet on an overcast, cooler afternoon that brought together a pair of schools from both Northern & Southern Tier regions of District Nine. Highlighting the day for...

Lady Cards Debut at Altoona Invitational Cross Country Meet

Lady Cards Debut at Altoona Invitational Cross Country Meet

Tom Shade, Contributor September 20, 2021

Thirty schools gathered on a warm Saturday morning for the 19th annual Altoona Mountain Lion Invitational, and for the first time in history the Lady Cardinals made their presence known on this grassy,...

DCC Cross Country Team Establish New Marks at DuBois Quad-Meet

DCC Cross Country Team Establish New Marks at DuBois Quad-Meet

Tom Shade, Contributor September 17, 2021

The newly adjusted DHS course, as hilly and looping as always, was the site of the quadrangular cross country dual with Brockway, Bradford, and DCC on a warm, dry late afternoon. Both junior high runners,...

Cardinal Runners Return to Big Red Cross Country Invitational

Cardinal Runners Return to Big Red Cross Country Invitational

Tom Shade, Contributor September 13, 2021

Hundreds of runners, some of Pennsylvania’s finest, gathered at the 20th Annual Big Red Invitational to race the gentle rolling course on a pleasant Saturday morning at the West Middlesex high school. ...

Cardinals Have Good Showing at ECC Quad-Meet for Cross Country

Cardinals Have Good Showing at ECC Quad-Meet for Cross Country

Tom Shade, Contributor September 10, 2021

A beautiful sunny day in St. Mary’s legendary Benzinger Park was the sight of the 4-school gathering that tested the waters in an early cross country contest in District Nine. While powerhouse DuBois...

Cross-Country Cardinals Make Premier Trip to Karns City

Cross-Country Cardinals Make Premier Trip to Karns City

Tom Shade, Contributor September 1, 2021

The Cardinal cross country squad took a long trip to Karns City, one of District nine’s oldest & more challenging courses, to kick off competition for the 2021 season. The meet was officially listed...

DCC Cardinals Take Home 8 Medals at Districts for Track and Field

DCC Cardinals Take Home 8 Medals at Districts for Track and Field

Tom Shade, Contributor May 24, 2021

On the very same track where the DCC 4x4 record was set in 2016, a new team of Cardinal runners who had never known track & field before this year etched their names into the DCC school records. It...

Benden and Piccirillo Qualify at Redbank Invitational Track Meet

Benden and Piccirillo Qualify at Redbank Invitational Track Meet

Tom Shade, Contributor May 17, 2021

The Redbank Invitational is the oldest major meet in District Nine, and in DCC’s long history here the 2021 Cardinal boys had the third highest score since 2004 and the Lady Cards were at 5th. There...

DCC Achieves 3 Event  Sweeps in 5 School Track Meet

DCC Achieves 3 Event Sweeps in 5 School Track Meet

May 12, 2021

The chilly, damp-windy day at the St. Marys facility did not prevent milestones from happening for DCC track & field. It was the final dual meet gathering of the season before the pre-districts Redbank...

DCC Cardinals Excel at Brookville Track Meet

DCC Cardinals Excel at Brookville Track Meet

Tom Shade, Contributor May 6, 2021

After a 40-minute delay inside the Brookville gym area from the tornado warnings, the tri-meet got under way at 4:30pm. Brookville will be the site of the District Nine Championships on May 21st so this...

8 Cardinals Going to Districts for Track and Field with One Week of Duels to Go

8 Cardinals Going to Districts for Track and Field with One Week of Duels to Go

Tom Shade, Contributor May 3, 2021

There were goosebumps all morning from the chilly temps at ECC’s track as small schools from District Nine met up for a Saturday ‘Mini-Invite’, a new term used during the pandemic meant to replace...

Cardinals Adjust Record Books at Kane Tri-Meet

Cardinals Adjust Record Books at Kane Tri-Meet

Tom Shade, Contributor May 2, 2021

For the first time in the 51-year history of track & field at DCC the Cardinals met up in a duel with Otto-Eldred at a tri-meet at Kane High School. The fair breezes countered the somewhat warm temperatures...

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