Articles by: Nate Steis

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
Riley Meyers Hoping for Final College Season; Preparing for Career as a Defense Attorney

Riley Meyers Hoping for Final College Season; Preparing for Career as a Defense Attorney

It does not take long into a conversation with DuBois native Riley Meyers to understand just how intelligent and empathetic she is towards others. Her work ethic and passion for both sports and justice is contagious, and Bethany College’s women’s soccer and track and field program will be losing a valuable leader and athlete come May of 2021. FULL ARTICLE
by · January 12, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports
District 9 Athletes React to Sports Return and Mask Mandate

District 9 Athletes React to Sports Return and Mask Mandate

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), people should not wear masks while exercising, noting that “Sweat can make the mask become wet more quickly which makes it difficult to breathe and promotes the growth of microorganisms. The important preventative measure during exercise is to maintain physical distance of at least one meter from others.” FULL ARTICLE
by · January 11, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports, Uncategorized
Chanell Britten Details Soccer Journey and Inspiring Life Changing Moment

Chanell Britten Details Soccer Journey and Inspiring Life Changing Moment

Everyone has had those aha! moments in their lives that result in a major breakthrough or solution to a problem. People have these sort of moments in all aspects of life, and Brockway native Chanell Britten had one of these moments while in Washington D.C. on a train with her mother. FULL ARTICLE
by · January 5, 2021 · Local News, News, Sports, Uncategorized