Alumni Update - Zach Martinelli (Seton Hill)

Published on Friday, 29 January 2016 3:01 pm

The Seton Hill baseball program, owners of four straight 40+ win seasons and six straight NCAA Regional appearances, has earned preseason honors from the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association ...

Alumni Update - Chris Miller (Seton Hill)

Published on Friday, 29 January 2016 12:00 pm

The Seton Hill baseball program, owners of four straight 40+ win seasons and six straight NCAA Regional appearances, has earned preseason honors from the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association ...

High School Notebook (Jan. 7, 2016)

Published on Thursday, 07 January 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "This past season, Mc-Keesport High School named its football field after coach George Smith. But Smith will never again walk onto that field as Tigers coach. ...

North Allegheny AD lands promotion with Wild Things

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 6:00 am

... director at North Allegheny. But his role with the Wild Things, a professional baseball team competing in the Independent Frontier League, has changed. On Dec. 14, the team named Bozzuto the team's administrative ...

Varsity Notebook (Oct. 9, 2015)

Published on Friday, 09 October 2015 5:00 am

Mike White has this week's Varsity Notebook. "It seems you don't see or hear all that much about South Fayette's winning streak in newspapers or other media outlets. That's OK with coach Joe Rossi because ...

PIAA votes to expand classifications

Published on Thursday, 08 October 2015 5:00 am

... and voted, 23-7, to expand to six classes in boys and girls basketball, baseball and softball. There previously were only four classes in those sports. The PIAA also voted to expand boys and girls soccer ...

Varsity Xtra: Mt. Lebanon's Jenkins a player for all seasons

Published on Friday, 18 September 2015 5:00 am

... Lake Fong/Post-Gazette) "Maybe a leather football helmet would be more appropriate for Eddie Jenkins. And maybe short shorts in basketball. And maybe stirrups with a gray wool uniform in baseball. They ...

Baseball: Butler sophomore a fast-rising prospect

Published on Friday, 11 September 2015 6:00 am

Joe Bendel profiles Butler baseball player Connor Ollio. "A cup of beer went flying past Connor Ollio. Then came a vuvuzela. That was followed by another beer. "Alarming," Ollio said. "It wasn't what ...

Alumni Update - Cody Herald (Seton Hill)

Published on Friday, 21 August 2015 12:00 pm

Two former Seton Hill baseball standouts signed professional contracts with teams in the Frontier League this past week. 2014 graduate Brendan Costantino was signed by the Lake Erie Crushers while 2015 ...

Baseball: Former North Allegheny standout now with Dodgers

Published on Friday, 21 August 2015 5:00 am

... about 20 years now, and it is surreal." As the recipient of the 2015 Tino Martinez Award, given to the most outstanding player in NCAA Division II baseball, Sell seemed to be a lock to hear his name ...

Alumni Update - Brendan Costantino (Seton Hill)

Published on Thursday, 20 August 2015 12:00 pm

Two former Seton Hill baseball standouts signed professional contracts with teams in the Frontier League this past week. 2014 graduate Brendan Costantino was signed by the Lake Erie Crushers while 2015 ...

High School Notebook (Aug. 16, 2015)

Published on Sunday, 16 August 2015 4:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "High school football practice in Pennsylvania officially starts Monday, and will be in full swing across the country. But if the trend continues, you will ...

Baseball: The hits keep coming for Blackhawk grad

Published on Friday, 14 August 2015 5:00 am

Joe Bendel profiles former Blackhawk baseball standout Brendan McKay. "Brendan McKay took one look at the mountainous figure interviewing him for Fox Sports and said to himself, "Wow ... I'm talking ...

Baseball: Seton-LaSalle's Popa commits to Pitt

Published on Sunday, 09 August 2015 5:00 pm

One of the WPIAL's top baseball players has decided "Pitt is it." Nico Popa, a senior third baseman at Seton-LaSalle, recently committed to Pitt. Popa announced his decision on Twitter: "Excited to say ...

Baseball: North Allegheny grad named minor league all-star

Published on Tuesday, 28 July 2015 6:00 pm

The Los Angeles Dodgers are likely sold on their decision to sign Nick Sell. Sell, a 2011 North Allegheny graduate and former star at Seton Hill, was selected as a starter for the Pioneer League All-Star ...

Baseball: 2015 North Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 19 July 2015 7:00 am

George Bradley didn't need King Arthur or Lancelot this spring. The Knoch baseball coach had his own group of Knights set the table and capture the program's first state championship. Throughout the ...

Baseball: 2015 South Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 19 July 2015 7:00 am

If you wanted to see some outstanding pitching during the 2015 WPIAL baseball season, there was no need to look any further than the South area, which boasted some of the district's top arms. Led by Post-Gazette ...