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Frisbee players winless in group stage

Nathan Bottiger, Editor-in-Chief
April 7, 2014

Pitt-Johnstown’s Frisbee players headed into last weekend’s 50-team tournament undefeated and ranked eighth in USA Ultimate’s Division III standings. The Flood finished their pool stage Saturday, losing all four games. Their ranking will drop due to their performance last weekend. Pitt-Johnstown... Read more »

Pitchers change speed to bait batters

Bobby Scott, Sports Editor
April 7, 2014

With Pitt-Johnstown’s baseball team’s season about halfway completed, how well the team members pitch becomes more of a factor as time rolls on. The depth a team has in their bullpen and starting rotation can be the difference between an abysmal and a respectable season. There are still a lot of... Read more »

Lady Cats confident to win in playoffs

Bobby Scott, Sports Editor
February 26, 2014

Pitt-Johnstown women’s basketball team clinched a spot in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference championship tournament despite being defeated by Gannon University last Saturday, 71-50. The Lady Cats were the fifth ranked team in the conference’s western division after last Saturday’s game... Read more »

Wrestlers miss opportunity for title

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Bobby Scott, Sports Editor
February 26, 2014

Pitt-Johnstown’s wrestling team’s winning streak came to an end last Wednesday on senior night with the conference championship on the line. Mercyhurst University defeated the Mountain Cats 23-15 to finish their regular season with an undefeated conference record and the conference championship. “This... Read more »

Players trying to build off last season

Bobby Scott, Sports Editor
February 12, 2014

The Pitt-Johnstown’s baseball team inaugural season in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference has begun as the Mountain Cats played their first game last Saturday. The conference additions of Pitt-Johnstown and Seton Hill University make for lopsided divisions as both schools are in the west. This... Read more »

Bowling gives club chances to bond

Nathan Bottiger, Editor-in-Chief
February 12, 2014

Pitt-Johnstown’s history club members attended Rock n’ Glow bowling, where rock music from the last thirty years blared over speakers and disco balls spit light onto the lanes and walls. Richland Lanes hosts all  40 lanes are available during the two and a half hours of Rock n’ Glow bowling. History... Read more »

Basketball players prepare for playoffs

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Bobby Scott, Sports Editor
February 12, 2014

Pitt-Johnstown men’s and women’s basketball teams are gearing up for the conference tournament with three games remaining for each team. The Mountain Cats split their two games this week, starting with a home win against Clarion University. Senior forward Bill Luther led the team with 20 points and... Read more »

Resilient wrestlers continue winning

February 7, 2014

The Pitt Johnstown wrestling team is riding high with only three more dual meets left in the season. The Mountain Cats are 12th ranked nationally with an 11-1 overall record and nine straight victories dating back to Nov. 26. The lineup has changed quite a bit since the first win to start the streak... Read more »

Ice Cats claw their way to dominance

Nathan Bottiger, Editor-in-Chief
February 7, 2014

Pitt-Johnstown hockey players played two home games last weekend, winning Friday over Indiana University of Pennsylvania before losing Saturday in a close shootout loss to Penn State-Altoona. Junior Troy Schall said the Ice Cats generated a lot of offense Friday in their domination of Indiana University... Read more »

Student athletes hit the books hard

Thalia Ortiz, Contributing Writer
February 7, 2014

Student athletes suffer from at least one stereotype that does not portray them accurately, that they have bad grades. But at Pitt-Johnstown, this is not the case.  81 athletes participating in a sport at Pitt-Johnstown made the 2013 fall semester’s dean’s list. Among these student athletes, the... Read more »