Girls Basketball: McGuffey prepares for a step up in class

Published on Thursday, 27 November 2014 6:00 am

Nicholas Tolomeo profiles the McGuffey girls basketball team. "A new challenge awaits the McGuffey High School girls basketball team this season as it moves up to Class AAA. Luckily for the Highlanders, ...

Alumni Update - Heather Davis (Waynesburg)

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 5:18 pm

... honoree made perhaps the biggest play of the 2014 football season, while his female counterpart led the Yellow Jacket women's basketball team in its season opener.   Though it came in a losing ...

Alumni Update - Matt Getsy (Westminster)

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 4:53 pm

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College men's basketball team won, 83-71, over the visiting Nittany Lions of Penn. State Beaver in the final game of the 23rd annual Buzz Ridl Classic. Sophomore ...

Alumni Update - Mike Resnick (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 4:50 pm

... & Jefferson men's basketball team falls to 0-2 on the season while the Bears improve to 1-1. Mike Resnik, a McKeesport graduate, led W&J for the second-straight day with game highs of 25 points ...

Alumni Update: Valerie Dunlap (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 12:00 pm

GREENVILLE, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson senior center Valerie Dunlap has claimed the inaugural Presidents' Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week honor for the 2014-15 season. ...

Alumni Update - Jaclyn Watkins (Thiel)

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 12:00 pm

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Thiel College women's basketball was defeated Sunday 62-49 by the Hamilton College Continentals in the consolation game of the Betty Abgott Invitational, which was held at Buffalo ...

Alumni Update - Eric Mallinger (Thiel)

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 12:00 pm

Eric Mallinger helped the Tomcats open their season 2-0 and was named to Westminster's Buzz Ridl Classic all-tournament team after scoring 37 points to go along with 23 rebounds, eight assists and five ...

Alumni Update - Drew Cook (California)

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 12:00 pm

... in the Convocation Center. With the win, the California University of Pennsylvania men's basketball team improves to 2-1 overall while playing its first game at home this year. Meanwhile, Penn State-Fayette ...

High School Notebook (Nov. 18, 2014)

Published on Tuesday, 18 November 2014 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "Students miss school for sick days, snow days and teacher in-service days. Throw "WPIAL football day" into the mix, too. The four WPIAL championships are ...

Varsity Notebook (Nov. 14, 2014)

Published on Friday, 14 November 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's edition of Varsity Notebook. "Look at the coaching staffs of the teams in the WPIAL football semifinals and you'll see some elder statesmen who still have some zip on their ...

Girls Basketball: Vincentian's Wise signs with Pitt

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 2:00 pm

Surrounded by her parents and members of the Vincentian Academy administration, standout player Brenna Wise signed a letter-of-intent this past Wednesday to play for the women's basketball team at the ...

High School Notebook (Nov. 13, 2014)

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 5:00 am

Craig Meyer has today's High School Notebook. "After six seasons, Don Holl has resigned as Seneca Valley's football coach. Holl informed his team of his decision Wednesday. Holl led Seneca Valley to ...

Varsity Notebook (Nov. 7, 2014)

Published on Friday, 07 November 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's Varsity Notebook. "For only the fifth time in the past 36 high school football seasons, two quarterbacks from the WPIAL passed for more than 2,000 yards in the regular season. ...

Winners Then & Now: Valley's Tom Pipkins

Published on Friday, 24 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White profiles former Valley basketball star Tom Pipkins. "Tom Pipkins still keeps company with Kobe Bryant. Pipkins was an all-everything guard at Valley High School a little more than 20 years ...

WPIAL rules Aliquippa football and basketball star eligible

Published on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 6:00 am

... Monday that the transfer of multi-sport star Stephon McGinnis from Ambridge to Aliquippa was not made for athletic reasons and that the senior is immediately eligible to play football and basketball for ...

Varsity Notebook (Oct. 10, 2014)

Published on Friday, 10 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's Varsity Notebook. "Southmoreland football coach Mark Adams compares his team's postseason possibilities to climbing a mountain. The Scotties are at the top this week, hands ...

Football: Ambridge loses standout

Published on Wednesday, 01 October 2014 6:00 am

... in basketball, transferred to Aliquippa. McGinnis, a senior, enrolled Monday at Aliquippa, just three days after he played for Ambridge and caught six passes in a 56-20 loss to Central Valley. Ambridge ...

High School Highlights (Sept. 21, 2014)

Published on Sunday, 21 September 2014 5:00 am

Butler football team runs past Shaler Butler did not complete a pass, but racked up 430 yards on the ground Saturday to rout host Shaler, 42-7, in the Class AAAA Northern Eight Conference. Lucas Dubyak ...