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Area Loses Two Sports Legends

January 26th, 2012 by WCBC Radio

The area has lost two sports legends. Ronald Cage, 80, and Edward Schwarz, 86, passed away this week.

Cage was well-known as a high school basketball official and slow-pitch softball official. Cage played football for Fort Hill and threw the game-tying touchdown in the 1948 Turkey Day Game that ended ina  6-6 tie.

Listen as Mark Widmeyer remembers Ronald Cage:




Ed Schwarz played football at the University of Maryland for four years and was one of the last 4-sports athletes. Locally, Schwarz coached Allegnay football for 13 years. He was inducted into the Allegany Sports Hall of Fame in 2007.

Listen as Mark Widmeyer remembers Coach Ed Schwarz:




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