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Former Clarion Coach Jim Weaver Passes Away at 70

Former Clarion Coach Jim Weaver Passes Away at 70

Jim Weaver, 70, of Blacksburg, Virginia passed away at his home on Thursday, July 2, 2015. He was born in Harrisburg, PA on March 5, 1945 to the late Virginia F. and Paul L. Weaver. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 5, 2015 · Local News, News, Obituaries, Sports
Kristin Day Named Capital One Division II Academic All-America of the Year

Kristin Day Named Capital One Division II Academic All-America of the Year

AUSTIN, Texas – Senior women’s diver Kristin Day, of Clarion University. has been named as the 2014-15 Capital One Division II Academic All-America of the Year, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). FULL ARTICLE

PFBC Offers New Kayak Fishing Programs

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has scheduled two programs to provide an opportunity for anglers or kayak enthusiasts to learn about the basics of in kayak fishing. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 1, 2015 · Local News, News, Sports
Brookville Native Brock Zacherl Wins Junior World Trials

Brookville Native Brock Zacherl Wins Junior World Trials

MADISON, Wisconsin – Clarion University red-shirt freshman Brock Zacherl (Brookville), representing the Clarion Wrestling Club, won the 132-pound (60 kg) weight class at the United World Wrestling Junior World Team Trials last Friday (June 12) at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin. FULL ARTICLE
by · June 19, 2015 · Local News, News, Sports
Reynoldsville Native Day Repeat Winner of Capital One All-American Award

Reynoldsville Native Day Repeat Winner of Capital One All-American Award

CLARION, Pa. – Clarion senior diver Kristin Day (Reynoldsville/Dubois) was named on June 10 as a repeat winner of the Capital One NCAA Division II Academic All-American of the Year award in the At-Large Division as well as a First Team Academic All-American, while senior swimmer Emilee Gysegem (Warren, Oh./Lakeview) was named a Capital One First Team Academic All-American in the At-Large category as well. FULL ARTICLE
by · June 11, 2015 · Local News, News, Sports
Clarion’s Pavasko Named To NWCA All-Academic Team

Clarion’s Pavasko Named To NWCA All-Academic Team

MANHEIM, Pa. - Clarion University junior wrestler Michael Pavasko (174-lbs; Munhall/Steel Valley) was named today by the NWCA (National Wrestling Coaches Association) to its prestigious 2015 NCAA Division I All-Academic team. FULL ARTICLE

Expanded Hunting Hours for Spring Gobbler Season through May 30

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania turkey hunters are permitted to hunt from one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset from now until the end of the spring season. FULL ARTICLE
by · May 21, 2015 · Local News, News, PA News, Sports
Junior Achievement 5K Color Run Proves to be a Colorful Day

Junior Achievement 5K Color Run Proves to be a Colorful Day

NEW BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Clarion County Junior Achievement hosted a 5k Color Run on Saturday, May 16 in New Bethlehem. FULL ARTICLE
by · May 20, 2015 · Local News, Sports
Clarion University’s Howsare Signs With N.Y. Jets

Clarion University’s Howsare Signs With N.Y. Jets

CLARION, Pa. – Immediately after the NFL Draft concluded on Saturday night (May 2), Clarion University defensive end Julian Howsare (Altoona) signed a free agent contract with the New York Jets. FULL ARTICLE
Jesse Correll Named Offensive Coordinator at Clarion University

Jesse Correll Named Offensive Coordinator at Clarion University

CLARION, Pa. - Jesse Correll, the Offensive Coordinator at Stevenson University (Owings Mills, Md.) for the past four seasons, was named today as Clarion's O.C. by new head football coach Chris Weibel. FULL ARTICLE