The Daily Courier articles are only available to current print and online subscribers.
Please click here to
subscribe.

August 24, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Falcons, Red Raiders set for opener

The high school football season kicks off on Friday night, and local fans will have a chance to see one team take the lead in a longstanding rivalry.  More...

Sports Notices

FOOTBALL  CAHS tickets  Connellsville football reserved season tickets will be on sale at the Connellsville Stadium ticket booth today from 5-7 p.m. The cost is $25 per seat.  OUTDOORS  HTE class   More...

Harrison homers in 10th, Bucs win, 1-0

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Dodgers lefty Rich Hill lost his perfect game on an error in the ninth inning, then lost his no-hitter on a leadoff home run in the 10th by Josh Harrison that sent the Pittsburgh Pirates over Los Angeles 1-0 Wednesday night at PNC P More...

McIlroy able to play, wanting to win as FedEx Cup starts

(AP) -- Ten days ago, Rory McIlroy wasn’t sure if he was going to play the rest of the year. A week off made him feel good enough that a nagging rib injury can be managed well enough for him to compete in the FedEx Cup playoffs. More...

Bruno Mars meets source of nickname: Bruno Sammartino

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bruno Mars has met the man he’s nicknamed after: former pro wrestling champion Bruno Sammartino.  The two met Tuesday night when the pop singing sensation’s 24K Magic World Tour stopped in Pittsburgh.  More...

Mt. Pleasant Seniors

Full Story

After years as an assistant, Fazekas embracing role as Mt. Pleasant coach

There’s a new head coach on the sidelines for the Mt. More...

2017 Mt. Pleasant Cheerleaders

The members of the 2017 Mt. More...

Meet the Vikings

Full Story

MP tennis team off to good start

It’s a new season for Mt. Pleasant girls tennis, and it’s largely a new team as well. “We graduated six seniors, and we have four seniors this year,” head coach Allison Leonard said. More...

TODAY’S GAMES

Thursday, August 24

Girls golf Southmoreland at Elizabeth Forward, 3:30 p.m. Boys golf Southmoreland at Frazier, 3:30 p.m. Girls tennis Valley at Mt. Pleasant, 3:30 p.m.  ----- More...

Vikings win section opener

Emily Kraisinger shot a 48 and Olivia Sellers notched a 50 as the Mt. Pleasant girls golf team posted a 216-275 win over host Derry in Section 1-AA on Wednesday. Sylvia Dawson shot a 57 and Sarah Anthony added a 61.  Girls tennis   More...

Call me maybe? Roethlisberger wants to hear from RB Bell

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger has a request for Le’Veon Bell: hit me up.  The Pittsburgh quarterback expects to make his only preseason appearance on Saturday night when the Steelers host Indianapolis, but his bigger concern i More...

–Scoreboard–

Full Story

2017 season marks beginning of new era for Viking football

Fazekas takes over coaching reins at Mt. Pleasant

New Mt. Pleasant football coach Jason Fazekas (blue shirt) is overseeing a program that has had plenty of success in recent seasons.   More...

Seniors hope to fill void for Vikings

Vokes, Govern and Reese stepping into leadership roles for Mt. Pleasant football team

The Mt. More...

MT. PLEASANT VIKINGS 2017 FOOTBALL ROSTER

Full Story

Vikings look to continue tradition of success

There is a lot of tradition associated with Mt. Pleasant football. Making the playoffs nine years straight is an example of that, plus the many past years of outstanding gridiron accomplishments. More...

Click here for digital edition
2017-08-24 digital edition