From the Bleachers

by Rich Summers   At my weekly Friday meeting at a local business I had the good fortune to run into one of the best football players in Red Raider history. Mike Simon was in town visiting and for those of you who don’t remember, Mike, after a stellar career at CCHS, went on to […]

Harry’s Corner

by Harry Jones   Meg Whiting was the top dog Tuesday night playing in the Ladies League. Meg had low gross, 42, low net, 34, and most points won, 20. Sandy Stuart still leads the league with 89 points. (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

Raider Parent and Player Meeting   All Cameron County High School Red Raider football players (grades 7-12) and their parents are to meet at the football field on Monday, July 9th at 5:30 p.m. (after agilities). (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

  David Lyon, former catcher for the Cameron County High School Red Raiders and Kent State University, returned to Emporium Monday, after having spent a week at the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska. He is the first player from Cameron County to play in a World Series. The community welcomed David home at the […]

Behind the Plate, Kent State Catcher David Lyon Is Ahead of the Game

  by Elton Alexander, The Plain Dealer Kent State associate head coach Mike Birkbeck said one of the first things he did, after celebrating the Golden Flashes’ first trip to Omaha, Neb. for the College World Series, was to make a phone call.   (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County […]

Alle-Catts Trounce Smethport

    by Rich Summers The Emporium Alle-Catt baseball team picked up a road win on Sunday as they scored early and often in a 22-1 beat down of Smethport.   (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

From the Bleachers

  with Rich Summers   If you have read this column before, this will come as no surprise, but I am a baseball junkie. The sport is every bit as addicting to me as drugs or alcohol are to some people. From April to October my life is run by televised baseball games, local live […]

Cameron Senior League Drops Two of Three To End Season

    by Rich Summers Cameron County Echo The Cameron County Senior Little League baseball team completed the 2012 season last week with three games.   (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

Harry’s Corner

  by Harry Jones   Tuesday’s Ladies’ Golf League suffered their third rainout; somebody up there doesn’t like them.   (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

ECC’s Golf Outing

    Please join us for the 2nd Annual ECCHS Athletic Association Golf Outing, scheduled for Saturday, July 7 at the St. Marys Golf Club. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with play beginning at 9 a.m. The format will be a 4-person scramble, and the cost is $40 for members and $55 for guests […]

From the Bleachers

  by Rich Summers   I jumped in the car with my wife to drive over to Ludlow on Sunday only to discover that the Wildcats only had eight players and had to forfeit the Alle-Catt baseball game. The plus side was that I had never been to Wildcat Park and it really is a […]

Openings Still Available For Mansfield University Baseball Camp

    Openings are still available for Mansfield University Baseball Camps These outstanding camps will be giving inspiring young baseball players a chance to better their skills and have fun at the same time..     (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

Alle-Catts Fall at Bradford, Top Eldred

    by Rich Summers Cameron County Echo The Emporium Alle-Catt baseball team had a pair of games last weekend and split the two contests. On Saturday the Cats dropped their first game of the year at Bradford but rebounded to defeat Eldred on Sunday. (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron […]

Cameron County Senior League Beats Kane

    by Rich Summers Cameron County Echo The Cameron County Senior League baseball team improved their record to 6-2 last Tuesday with a 14-4 win over Kane. A second game at the Bradford Red Sox scheduled for last Thursday was postponed due to rain. (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron […]

Solveson Advances To Sectionals of Pitch, Hit, Run Competition

    Eastyn Solveson, the 7-year-old son of Saul and Christy Solveson of Emporium, recently advanced to the Sectional Competition of Pitch, Hit, & Run, the official skills competition of Major League Baseball for boys and girls age 7-14. (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

Harry’s Corner

  by Harry Jones   Results of the Ladies’ Tuesday League: Low gross honors went to Meg Whiting with a score of 43. Low net and most points won tied at 35 and points, 19; Meg Whiting, Bev Jones and Sandy Stuart. Sandy Stuart is leading the pack with 56 points. (Full Story available on […]

From the Bleachers

  by Rich Summers   With apologies to the NHL and NBA playoffs, this will be an all baseball column this week in appreciation of the great weather we’ve been experiencing the last week or so.   (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

Emporium Alle-Catts Topple Cuba Rebels

  by Rich Summers Cameron County Echo The Emporium Alle-Catt baseball team remained undefeated on Sunday as they accumulated seventeen hits and took advantage of seven Cuba errors to defeat the rebels, 17-3. The Cats scored six runs in the first inning and never looked back in the victory at Olivett Field at the Portage […]

From the Bleachers

with Rich Summers   I’ll admit I don’t lead the most exciting life, so when I was perusing the television guide for Saturday night I was particularly disappointed that the Pirates weren’t on. (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

Harry’s Corner

by Harry Jones   Tuesday’s Ladies’ League suffered their second rainout. *** Thursday’s Ladies’  Scramble winners were the two Erskines – Judy #1 and Judy #2, Barb Bauer, Pat Focht and Joyce “The Putter” Lundberg (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

Bowlers Needed

  Mountain View needs your help to find out what can be done to get you back and new bowlers this year. (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)

Cameron County Senior League Falls To Eldred

  by Rich Summers Cameron County Echo The Cameron County Senior Little League baseball team traveled to Eldred last Thursday night but fell to the home team, 17-13. Another scheduled home game with Mt. Jewett on Wednesday was postponed when the visitors failed to make the trip to Emporium. (Full Story available on the newsstands, […]

Dahoga Dash 5K

  The sixteenth annual Dahoga Dash 5K Run was held Sunday, May 27th, on Dahoga Road in Wilcox. (Full Story available on the newsstands, in this week’s Cameron County Echo)