CLARION - Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Wendy Snodgrass announced that Andrew Vonada, a former Golden Eagle student-athlete and Division I strength and conditioning coach, has been hired as Clarion's head strength and conditioning coach. Vonada returns to Clarion after spending the last several years working in the profession.

DUBOIS -- WPAL DuBois will be hosting a free boxing clinic by the 412 National Team This Weekend (Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday (January 28-Jan. 30), at the WPAL DuBois Fitness Center.

MERCER - Nine of Clarion's 11 varsity grapplers competing at the Mercer VFW Tournament held Jan. 21 wrestled well enough to place, with Mason Gourley taking the 152-pound title.

CLARION - Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Wendy Snodgrass announced that Andrew Vonada, a former Golden Eagle student-athlete and Division I strength and conditioning coach, has been hired as Clarion's head strength and conditioning coach. Vonada returns to Clarion after spending t…

WEST SUNBURY - Staying unbeaten is hard and the North Clarion girls' basketball team found out this harsh fact Friday night (Jan. 20) in a KSAC crossover clash at Moniteau.

CLARION - The Golden Eagle wrestling team put together a string of six wins in seven bouts to secure a come-from-behind victory on Sunday afternoon, with Clarion beating longtime rival Lock Haven 22-14 in front of a rabid crowd in Tippin Gymnasium. Clarion has now won five straight duals, in…

WENTLINGS COR-NERS Dean Weaver posted the high series by totaling a 685 at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action at Mt. Joy Lanes in Wentlings Corners Jan. 10.

BROOKVILLE, N.Y. ---The Golden Eagle wrestling team closed out a long run of road matches to start the 2022-23 dual season, picking up two more wins on Saturday afternoon. Clarion routed VMI (34-4) and Long Island (33-6) to improve to 6-3 in dual matches this year, including three straight wins.

FALCONER, N.Y. - Clarion's varsity wrestling team, paced by four podium finishers, took seventh out of 30 teams at this past weekend's Patrick J. Morales Memorial Tournament in Falconer, N.Y. (Jan. 13-14).

NEW BETHLEHEM - Visiting Brockway made itself at home Thursday (Jan. 12) in New Bethlehem leading from beginning to end in a 41-24 varsity wrestling victory over the Redbank Valley.

CLARION - For the better part of three quarters, the Clarion-Limestone boys' basketball team looked quite pedestrian in their road match-up with rival Clarion but when the Lions turned it on, C-L looked like a team the rest of the KSAC and District 9 should worry about.

WENTLINGS COR-NERS Stan Reed went over the 700 series mark at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action at Mt. Joy Lanes in Wentlings Corners Jan. 3.

CLARION -- Fans are invited to join Golden Eagles athletics in Tippin Gymnasium as they honor former men's basketball player Ken Glass, as well as current and former members of our armed forces, on Saturday, Jan. 14, on Kenneth H. Glass Military Appreciation Night. Tipoff for women's basketb…

SENECA - The Clarion Bobcats and Cranberry Berries were knotted, 21-21, after the first nine bouts of their dual meet Wednesday (Jan. 4). Cranberry, however, won the final four contests, scoring pins in three, to pull away for a 42-21 victory.

NEW BETHLEHEM - Port Allegany won seven of nine contested bouts and benefitted from two forfeits in downing host Redbank Valley 58-15, on Thursday (Jan. 5).

WENTLINGS COR-NERS Hunter Sliker had a big night at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action at Mt. Joy Lanes in Wentlings Corners Dec. 27.

CLARION - Clarion Rehab Services and CHAMP (Clarion Hospital Athletic Medicine Program) are pleased to announce Ryan Hummell and Kendall Dunn as October's Co-Student Athletes of the Month.

WENTLINGS COR-NERS For the second week in a row, Dan Ace had the big night at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action at Mt. Joy Lanes in Wentlings corners Dec. 20.

ITHACA, N.Y. --The Golden Eagle women's basketball team took a respite from their regular season schedule to play a Division I exhibition on the road, falling to Cornell 93-49 at Newman Arena on Wednesday afternoon.

NEW BETHLEHEM - The young Redbank Valley wrestling team took its lumps at home last Thursday (Dec. 22) against Brookville, falling to the Raiders, 58-9.

WENTLINGS COR-NERS Dan Ace came within one pin of a lofty milestone at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action at Mt. Joy Lanes in Wentlings corners Dec. 13.

HARRISBURG - Christmas may have come and gone but Pennsylvania's hunting license year isn't yet halfway through, and there's plenty of action to be experienced afield in the coming weeks and months.

Did you think because I was promoted to editor, you wouldn't see my pathetically bad football picks darken the doorstep of the CLARION NEWS? Ha Ha Ha. I fooled you.

NEW BETHLEHEM - Though neither squad's record was particularly impressive, the young Clarion Bobcat and Redbank Valley Bulldog wrestling teams gained valuable experience Saturday (Dec. 17) at the latter's annual holiday dual tournament.

FOXBURG - For the Union High School girls' basketball team, the opening weeks of the 2022-23 season was a trying time but it seems the Golden Damsels may have turned things around.

CLARION TWP. - Five different Clarion-Limestone players scored in double-digits and the Lions' defense played a solid game as he Lions came away with a 68-55 victory over visiting Karns City on Friday night.

WENTLINGS COR-NERS Sawyer Reed had a memorable night at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action Dec. 6.

CLARION - With 18 wrestlers on the preseason roster, Clarion coach Lee Weber will possibly have something he's never had during his three years at the helm of the Bobcats all full line-up.

BLOOMSBURG - Powered by two wins by fall and featuring five bonus point victories in total, the Golden Eagle wrestling team routed Bloomsburg on the road for a 33-8 Mid-American Conference (MAC) dual victory on Monday night.

KNOX - Time is not on the side of the Keystone High School boys' basketball team at the start of the 2022-23 season.

NEW BETHLEHEM - Clarion-Limestone's Riley Klingensmith went off for 23 points while Jordan Hesdon bucketed 21 points as the visiting Lions rolled to an 85-63 victory over Redbank Valley at New Bethlehem Dec. 7.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio --- Delaney Beard broke a 13-year-old school record on Friday night, part of an all-around excellent effort by the Golden Eagle track & field team at the YSU Icebreaker hosted by Youngstown State.

WENTLINGS CORNERS Dean Weaver was the big winner at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action Nov. 29.

NEW BETHLEHEM - Schools sometimes struggle to field an entire line-up for wrestling or if they do, back-ups are in short supply. Coaches with small rosters, therefore, start matches at a competitive disadvantage; knowing they'll be giving up any number of forfeits and have limited flexibilit…

WENTLINGS CORNERS -- Dean Weaver had a monster night at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action at Mt. Joy Lanes in Wentlings Corners Nov. 22.

In case you weren't paying attention, the College Football Playoff is basically set, even though the final four teams aren't written in stone.

CLARION -- The Golden Eagle men's basketball team held off a second-half charge at home on Tuesday night, with Clarion defeating Bryant & Stratton 87-81 at Tippin Gymnasium to even their record at 2-2.

CLARION -- London Fuller won her second Atlantic Region Player of the Year honor in 2022 while Julia Piccolino and Cassidy Snider earned all-region honors, as the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced their Atlantic Region honors on Wednesday. The trio will now be eligible…

WENTLINGS CORNERS -- Karl Becker posted the high series at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action at Mt. Joy Lanes in Wentlings Corners Nov. 15.

Thankfully, the 2022 high school football season is nearly at an end and the reason I am happy for the season's conclusion is I won't have to put on this sham every week that I know anything about high school football.

HARRISBURG - It's one thing to dream of winning the lottery. It's another to base your entire financial future on the long odds of it actually happening.

Thankfully, the 2022 high school football season is nearly at an end and the reason I am happy for the season's conclusion is I won't have to put on this sham every week that I know anything about high school football.

WENTLINGS CORNERS -- Karl Becker posted the high series at the Greater Oil Region Bowling Association Tuesday Nite Men's League action at Mt. Joy Lanes in Wentlings Corners Nov. 15.