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Posted: September 2nd, 2011

Eastside YMCA to host Punt, Pass and Kick competition

The Eastside YMCA will again host the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition, and this year the Y will also host the sectional event at Veterans Stadium. See the full release below. The Eastside Family YMCA will again be a local host of the annual NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition. NFL PP&K is FREE [...]

Posted: September 2nd, 2011

Fort LeBoeuf offers boys youth basketball clinics

The Fort LeBoeuf boys basketball program is offering clinics to all boys in grades 2-8 on Mondays in October. There will be two sessions with grades 2-3-4 from 6 p.m.-7 p.m. and grades 5-6-7-8 from 7:15 p.m.-8:30 p.m. The program will focus on developing of the proper skills and fundamentals needed to compete and make [...]

Posted: September 2nd, 2011

Coaches, player attack official in Florida youth football game

Warning, this is ugly. Things got out of hand when a group of youth football coaches in Sarasota, Fla., disagreed with an official’s call and wound up brawling with the official, who ended up being form tackled by one of the players. (The video on the linked page says it’s no longer available, but you [...]

Posted: August 31st, 2011

MYAA, Diocesan football openers featured on Erie Highlight Reel

Erie Highlight Reel (eriehighlightreel.com) has posted video highlights from last weekend’s MYAA and Diocesan youth football season openers.

Posted: August 29th, 2011

Erie Cheetahs hold youth travel softball tryouts

The Erie Cheetahs will hold youth travel softball tryouts for their 12U and 10U teams on Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Zuck Park softball field on West Grandview Blvd. For more information call Tom Berndt at 881-7800.

Posted: August 20th, 2011

MYAA football schedule released

Below is the 2011 MYAA youth football game schedule. Aug. 27 at McKean Community Park MYAA Lions vs. MYAA Jaguars, noon Union City vs. McKean, 1:30 p.m. Wattsburg vs. Edinboro, 3 p.m. MYAA Crush vs. MYAA Eagles, 4:30 p.m. Sept. 3 at McDowell High School (Gus Anderson Field) MYAA Jaguars vs. MYAA Eagles, noon Edinboro [...]

Posted: August 17th, 2011

Burton Funeral Homes captures MYAA Junior softball championship

Congratulations to Burton Funeral Homes and Crematory, which captured the MYAA Junior softball championship last month. Check out the team photo below.

Posted: August 14th, 2011

Erie resident Carl Palotas third in U.S. Kids golf tournament

Erie resident Carl Palotas, 12, finished third in the U.S. Kids Golf Tournament Aug. 8 at Strawberry Ridge in Harmony, Pa. He shot 90 against a field of 14 other golfers in his division.

Posted: August 14th, 2011

Diocesan football schedule released

Below is the 2011 Erie Diocesan football schedule. All games are at the Cathedral Prep Events Center. Aug. 28 OLP JV vs. St. George JV, noon OLP vs. St. George, 1 p.m. Blessed Sacrament vs. St. John, 3 p.m. Blessed Sacrament JV vs. St. John JV, 4:30 p.m. Aug. 29 OLC JV vs. St. Luke [...]

Posted: July 24th, 2011

Wesleyville Mayor’s Cup schedule changes

With Harborcreek’s 11-year-old Little League team still alive at the Section 1 tournament, Wesleyville Mayor’s Cup tournament director Tom Roberts announced changes to this year’s schedule:   ATTENTION:   CHANGES FOR THE MAYOR’S CUP. HARBORCREEK 11 HAS BEEN SUCCESSFUL AT THE SECTION TOURNAMENT AND HAS TO PULL OUT. THAT MEANS THAT ERIE WILL PLAY FLAG [...]