Boys Basketball: Lofty goals set for Beaver Falls

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles the Beaver Falls boys basketball team. "The one quality that Doug Biega doesn't lack is confidence. His Beaver Falls High School boys basketball team showed plenty of that as his ...

Boys Basketball: Allderdice Dragons breathing fire

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

Jordan Greer profiles the Allderdice boys basketball team. (Photo: Allderdice junior Tim Jackson drives through Fox Chapel's defense to score the first two points of a game in a non-league victory ...

Girls Basketball: East Allegheny making strides

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

Nicholas Tolomeo profiles the East Allegheny girls basketball team. "It took all of one section game for East Allegheny to make a statement that things would be different this season. After enduring ...

Girls Basketball: Mars won't hold anything back

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

Nicholas Tolomeo profiles the Mars girls basketball team. "In years past, the Mars Area girls basketball team would stick with its basic defense and run standard offensive sets. This year with three ...

Athletes of the Week (Dec. 18, 2014)

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 5:00 am

This week's Athletes of the Week are South Fayette football player Hunter Hayes and Burrell basketball player Natalie Myers. Hunter Hayes, South Fayette Last week: Hayes rushed for 263 yards and two ...

Alumni Update - Mike Resnik (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 8:45 pm

WASHINGTON, Pa. -- The Washington & Jefferson men's basketball team fell at home to Thiel, 61-53, in Presidents' Athletic Conference action from the Henry Memorial Center. Mike Resnik, a McKeesport ...

Alumni Update - Taylor Duchon (Thiel)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 8:39 pm

WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Thiel College women's basketball team was defeated 77-55 by the Washington & Jefferson Presidents in a Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) contest Sunday. Taylor Duchon, ...

Alumni Update - Kelly Johnson (Point Park)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 8:36 pm

MONTGOMERY, W.Va. — The No. 22 Point Park University women’s basketball team won its ninth game of the season with a 91-74 victory Wednesday at West Virginia Tech. Kelly Johnson, a Mt. Lebanon graduate, ...

Alumni Update - Kelsey Sleighter (Pitt-Johnstown)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 8:31 pm

Kelsey Sleighter, a Uniontown graduate, poured in a game-high 26 points to lead the Lady Cats to an 85-80 overtime PSAC Crossover victory over Lock Haven University, Tuesday night in the Sports Center. ...

Alumni Update - Arnes Bajgora (La Roche)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 8:23 pm

BUFFALO, NY -- The La Roche men's basketball team fought for a full sixty minutes and took D'Youville College to the wire before falling 69-68. Arnes Bajgora, a Baldwin graduate, had a game-high 21 ...

Alumni Update - Rachel McClain (Chatham)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 7:04 pm

Cresson, Pa.  –  The Chatham University basketball team trveled to Mt. Aloysius College this afternoon in a non-conference matchup. The Cougars would lose the the road contest to the Mounties ...

Alumni Update - Addy Knetzer (Waynesburg)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 5:50 pm

DANBURY, Conn. – After two solid games on the court, freshman women's basketball player Addy Knetzer was recently honored by the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) as its NCAA Division III ...

Alumni Update - Matt Palo (Pitt-Johnstown)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 12:27 pm

First-year program Carlow University gave the Mountain Cats an early test, but Pitt-Johnstown pulled away and built a 23-point second half lead on its way to an 84-67 non-conference victory over the ...