Articles by: Jared Bakaysa

Remembering Curwensville’s Andy Evanko: A Reflection by a Former Player and Coach

Remembering Curwensville’s Andy Evanko: A Reflection by a Former Player and Coach

CURWENSVILLE, Pa. (D9Sports) - When you think of Curwensville football, Coach Andy Evanko is usually the first thing that comes to mind. FULL ARTICLE
by · June 11, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Ten-Run First Helps Clearfield Softball Top Brookville in D9 Class 3A Semifinals

Ten-Run First Helps Clearfield Softball Top Brookville in D9 Class 3A Semifinals

HYDE, Pa. (D9Sports) - Using a 10-run first inning, second-seeded Clearfield defeated visiting third-seeded Brookville, 12-0 in five innings, in the District 9 Class 3A Semifinals. FULL ARTICLE
by · May 23, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Wall Walk-Off Walk in Eighth Lifts Curwensville Past Kane

Wall Walk-Off Walk in Eighth Lifts Curwensville Past Kane

CURWENSVILLE, Pa. (D9Sports) - Curwensville walked away, quite literally, with an 8-7 win over Kane in the District 9 Class 2A quarterfinals Monday afternoon in Curwensville. FULL ARTICLE
by · May 21, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Baseball: Redbank Valley Scores Five in the Seventh to Stun North Clarion

Baseball: Redbank Valley Scores Five in the Seventh to Stun North Clarion

ALCOA, Pa. (D9Sports) - Blaney Brooks single in the bottom of the seventh inning scored Hunter Buzard to cap off a five-run seventh, as Redbank Valley rallied for a 10-9 win over visiting North Clarion. The Bulldogs trailed 9-5 going to the seventh thanks in large part to an 8-run second inning by North Clarion. But in the seventh, Ethan Wadding started the scoring with an RBI double with one out. Austin Leasure followed with a run-scoring single to make it 9-7, and Nick Smith’s sac fly made it 9-8. Buzard then singled to center to tie the score before stealing second to set up the winning run. Brooks led the Bulldogs offense going 2-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs. Buzard had a pair of hits including a double, a run scored and two RBIs while Leasure singled with a run scored and two RBIs. Ethan Wadding and Logan Wadding each hit a double and each drove in a run with Smith adding a pair of hits, run scored and an RBI. Korey Mills paced the Wolves with a grand slam in the second inning. Isaac Gilara went 2-for-4 with a home run, double and an RBI while Tyler Wolbert went 2-for-4 with an RBI and run scored. Sam Minich had a pair of hits with a run scored and Jacob Bauer singled with an RBI and run scored. Bryson Bain pitched the last four innings and gave two hits and no runs while striking out three to earn the win for Redbank Valley. Zyler Hargenrader took the loss for North Clarion giving up three runs on five hits in 2 ⅔ innings of work. MONITEAU 15, FOREST AREA 0, 3 INNINGS BUTLER, Pa. - Jared Lominski went 2-for-3 with a triple and four RBIs to help Moniteau defeat Forest Area, 15-0 in three innings. Lee DeMatteis had a pair of hits including a triple and three RBIs for the Warriors with Hunter Fitzingo going 1-for-2 with a pair of runs scored and two RBIs. Chance Nagy singled, scored twice and drove in a run while Zach Smith and Dean Hershey each scored twice. Tyler McFadden had an RBI and run scored and Gage Neal scored three runs. Mitchell McWilliams doubled for the lone hit of the game for the Fires. DeMatteis got the win for Moniteau with five strikeouts and one allowed hit. Bobby Dittman took the loss for Forest Area.
by · May 15, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Baseball Roundup: Brookville Breaks Out Bats in Win at Punxsutawney

Baseball Roundup: Brookville Breaks Out Bats in Win at Punxsutawney

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (D9Sports) - Tanner LaBenne went 4-for-5 and drove in three runs to help visiting Brookville to a 13-8 victory over Punxsutawney. FULL ARTICLE
by · May 2, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Softball Roundup: Wall Helps Curwensville Roll Past Purchase Line

Softball Roundup: Wall Helps Curwensville Roll Past Purchase Line

CURWENSVILLE, Pa. (D9Sports) - Mackenzie Wall was 2-for-2 with a pair of runs scored and two RBIs to help Curwensville to a 15-0, three-inning victory over visiting Purchase Line. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 30, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Baseball Recaps: Brookville Scores Four in Ninth to Stun DuBois

Baseball Recaps: Brookville Scores Four in Ninth to Stun DuBois

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (D9Sports) - Hunter Geer’s bases-loaded single in the bottom of the seventh inning drove home Brady Caylor to cap off a four-run seven and give Brookville a 6-5 walk-off victory over DuBois. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 19, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Baseball Roundup: VonGunden Helps Curwensville to Victory

Baseball Roundup: VonGunden Helps Curwensville to Victory

CURWENSVILLE, Pa. (D9Sports) - Noah VonGunden went 2-for-3 and scored three runs to help Curwensville to an 11-1, 5 inning victory over visiting Harmony. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 3, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Softball Roundup: DuBois Beats ECC

Softball Roundup: DuBois Beats ECC

ST. MARYS, Pa. (D9Sports) - Sarah Henninger went 3-for-4 and scored twice to help visiting DuBois defeat Elk County Catholic, 11-5 in five innings. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 3, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
DCC, Punxsutawney Baseball Nobody’s Fool with April Fool’s Day Wins

DCC, Punxsutawney Baseball Nobody’s Fool with April Fool’s Day Wins

DUBOIS, Pa. (D9Sports) - Justin Miknis, Anthony Kness and Brandon Walker combined to go 8-for-9 with eight runs scored to lead DuBois Central Catholic to a 15-0, 5 inning victory over visiting Bradford. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 2, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports