John Bennardi is familiar with the brand of basketball that defined many of Bradford’s successful seasons.
The Bradford YMCA Barracudas beat the Titusville YMCA Tiger Sharks 593-524 at home on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021.
After a year off due to the pandemic, the Big 30 Athletic Fund’s football all-star committee met again in person to pick this year’s team recognized in Monday’s edition of the Times Herald.
Brent Brown sowed the seeds for this seven months earlier.
One did the majority of his damage through the air; the other on the ground. One ravaged the District 9 Large School Division while the other shredded the small schools.
Travis Cooney’s talent was clear to Smethport’s coaching staff from the time he arrived as a freshman.
It’s more than understandable that the Bradford swim team has loftier goals this season.
The winter athletic season approaches and change comes with it as the Bradford girls basketball team has a new head coach.
Kylie Blessing looks back now and laughs, but she didn’t want to be a setter at first.
ST. MARYS — St. Marys is known as the Flying Dutchmen and the football team seemed to take inspiration from the name.
SMETHPORT — Local football teams had few defensive answers for Smethport quarterback Noah Lent.
BROCKWAY — District 9 football teams have found few answers to Karns City’s rushing attack this season.
A District championship, Bradford boys soccer coach Wes Lohrman will tell you, is always among a team’s preseason goals.
Another fall, another season of girls soccer in the books.
The statistics don’t lie.
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PORT ALLEGANY — Port Allegany/Smethport and Kane split the Upper Allegheny Valley Soccer League North boys soccer title. It’s no surprise that the two teams combined for five of the North’s 13…
SHINGLEHOUSE — The North Tier League All-Stars were announced and Oswayo Valley led the way with three players and a coach taking home honors. OV volleyball has come a long way. In 2016, the t…
JOHNSONBURG — Just three weeks ago, the Ridgway football team picked up a 14-13 road win over Brookville.
RIMERSBURG — Union/A-C Valley’s defense led the way in a 14-8 win over Smethport to send the Falcon Knights to the District 9 Class A championship game.
NEW BETHLEHEM — It started with a punch in the mouth that left the home favorites reeling.
LIVERPOOL, N.Y. — It was anything but a neutral court matchup.
How do we measure a career? For nationally ranked wrestler Kolby Franklin – whether by minutes or hours or years, matches or medals or miles – there are too many to count.
One finds itself in a situation nearly identical to that of a season ago. The other hasn’t been here in nearly a decade.
After a fourth consecutive District 9 championship and a subregional victory over rival Warren, the Bradford girls soccer team’s postseason run ended Tuesday in the first round of the PIAA Cla…
West Allegheny didn’t waste any time, scoring in the first five minutes to win 10-0 over Bradford in the first round of the PIAA Class 3A boys soccer tournament.
PITTSBURGH — The Oswayo Valley volleyball team’s postseason run ended Tuesday in the first round of the PIAA Class A playoffs, as the Lady Green Wave fell in straight sets to District 7 champi…
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — A clash of playing styles is likely when Randolph and Franklinville/Ellicottville meet again to decide the Section 6 Class D football championship on Friday.
Bradford’s location on the northern tip of District 9, and its proximity to the New York border, usually prompt long bus rides come playoff season.
BROCKWAY — Bradford’s dominant second half keyed a 5-1 win over Warren as the Lady Owls advanced in the 3A PIAA playoffs.
HERSHEY — Several local athletes competed in the girls XC PIAA meet Saturday.
Bradford junior Manny Diaz ran the race of his life to place 14th at the PIAA XC State Championships held Saturday in Hershey.
KNOX — They used a formula that Port Allegany fans have witnessed repeatedly this season.
SMETHPORT — Curwensville kept the game close but Smethport’s offense would not be denied on the way to a 46-27 playoff win.
ST. MARYS — Clarion took an 11-1 first set lead over Oswayo Valley and never looked back to win in straight sets (25-9, 25-19, 25-10) and earn its fourth straight District 9 Class A girls voll…