Articles by: Nate Steis

Bob Tonkin Continues Service in Athletics Industry

Bob Tonkin Continues Service in Athletics Industry

BROOKVILLE, Pa. – Bob Tonkin is a veteran when it comes to the athletics industry. FULL ARTICLE
by · June 8, 2021 · Feature, Local News, News, Sports
Reggie Wells Looks Back on NFL Days; Details Coaching Venture

Reggie Wells Looks Back on NFL Days; Details Coaching Venture

VENETIA, Pa. (EYT) – Former ten-year NFL veteran Reggie Wells Jr. was born to be an athlete. FULL ARTICLE
by · May 7, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports
Punxsy Native Britt Baker Juggling Pro Wrestling and Dentistry

Punxsy Native Britt Baker Juggling Pro Wrestling and Dentistry

ORLANDO, FL. (EYT) – If the title of this article made some scratch their heads, it is likely they are not alone. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 29, 2021 · Local News, Punxsutawney, Sports
DuBois Native Bundy Loves the Collegiate Student-Athlete Grind at Penn State Behrend

DuBois Native Bundy Loves the Collegiate Student-Athlete Grind at Penn State Behrend

ERIE, Pa. (EYT) – The Penn State Behrend Lions feature a collection of D9 talent with three DuBois Area High School grads helping to lead the way. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 6, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports
Brookville’s Powell Continuing Family Tradition in Coaching

Brookville’s Powell Continuing Family Tradition in Coaching

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (EYT) - The Brookville Lady Raiders have had a great leader and an avid sports fan at the helm of their program for the better part of the last twenty years. FULL ARTICLE
by · March 26, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports
Punxsy Product Devin Mesoraco Details Baseball Journey

Punxsy Product Devin Mesoraco Details Baseball Journey

The year is 2007. The Punxsutawney Chucks baseball team is on the brink of a historic season. FULL ARTICLE
by · March 15, 2021 · Local News, Sports
Tom Sleigh: Author, Outdoorsman, Salesman, and Wrestler

Tom Sleigh: Author, Outdoorsman, Salesman, and Wrestler

DuBois Area High School’s Class of 2014 voted Tom Sleigh as their most athletic peer. FULL ARTICLE
by · March 1, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports
Jefferson County Native Sparky Lyle Details His Life’s Work in Baseball

Jefferson County Native Sparky Lyle Details His Life’s Work in Baseball

People may know Sparky Lyle for his three All-Star selections, his two World Series rings, his Cy Young Award, his light beer commercials, his sense of humor, and many other attributes and accolades. While it is easy to associate all of this with Sparky Lyle, the most important attribute that can be discovered from a conversation with the baseball legend are his people skills and storytelling ability. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 8, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports, Uncategorized
From Punxsy to Philly: Miller Talks Basketball Career and Journey to Chestnut Hill

From Punxsy to Philly: Miller Talks Basketball Career and Journey to Chestnut Hill

Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania is incredibly small in comparison to the city of Philadelphia. The cities are roughly four and a half hours from each other or around 280 miles. Located in one of the nicest areas in Philadelphia lies Chestnut Hill College, a Roman Catholic institution with around 1,400 undergraduate students. The school competes at the Division II level, and Punxsutawney native Leah Miller is one of the brightest athletes currently at the school. FULL ARTICLE
by · January 25, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports, Uncategorized
Macy King: Student, Athlete, Front-Line Worker

Macy King: Student, Athlete, Front-Line Worker

Not everyone is cut out to be a health care worker. Doctors, nurses, therapists, and other frontline health care workers have risked their lives and well-being as they continue the fight against COVID-19. They are husbands. They are wives. They are fathers. They are mothers. And, in some rare cases, they are student-athletes. FULL ARTICLE
by · January 19, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports, Uncategorized