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Softball team ready for spring break trip

Cory Geer, Contributing Writer

February 24, 2016

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First-year softball  head coach Nikki Cognigni said she has high hopes for what the second-year program can accomplish after just one season. “It is exciting to be able to coach such a new program; the team is young, so w... Read more »

Track team sets records

Sarah Francowic, Sports Editor

February 3, 2016

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Pitt-Johnstown men’s indoor track and field team members set four new school records at the Youngstown State Invitational, Jan. 22. Freshman jumper Jayshawn Whitfield placed seventh in the triple jump, marking at 43 feet 4.... Read more »

Free bus transportation brings new fans

Emily Moore, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016

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Pitt-Johnstown’s club ice  hockey team, the Ice Cats, has been drawing more fans to their games than in past seasons. According to junior forward Marc Swankler, the game buses have been bringing in new fans every game. “They... Read more »

Baseball players determined for spring trip

Emily Moore, Staff Writer

January 27, 2016

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To prepare for their 2016 season, the Pitt-Johnstown baseball team is to take a spring trip to North Carolina to play games for two weeks. To start off their spring trip games, the Mountain Cats are to start against the Universi... Read more »

Students look to class for new exercise

Emily Moore, Staff Writer

January 20, 2016

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Kickboxing, a new class at the Pitt-Johnstown Wellness Center, has been bringing in students with a variety of fitness levels. The unique exercise has been an attraction to some. The new class has been exciting for many stud... Read more »

Former Pitt player now Lady Cat coach

Sarah Francowic, Sports Editor

December 16, 2015

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Pitt-Johnstown has named former University of Pittsburgh standout softball infielder Niki Cognigni women’s softball head coach. Cognigni replaces Sabrina Lane, who helped get the program started two years ago. Assistant Athl... Read more »

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