Alumni Update – Emily Rabenold (Grove City)

Published on Wednesday, 06 May 2015 12:00 pm

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Grove City College has selected senior men’s tennis player Peter Riley (Woodbury, Pa./Northern Bedford) and junior women’s cross country/track and field performer Emily Rabenold as ...

Cross Country: Shaler's Schwartz claims another honor

Published on Monday, 12 January 2015 10:00 pm

Cross Country season is over, but Brianna Schwartz is still raking in the awards. The Shaler Area senior was named the Gatorade Pennsylvania Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year for 2014-2015. She is ...

High School Highlights (Jan. 9, 2015)

Published on Friday, 09 January 2015 5:00 am

No. 2 Ambridge girls sink No. 5 Beaver (Photo: South Side Beaver's Cheyenne Seik looks to pass against Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Thursday night. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette) Facing a two-game stretch ...

Shaler girls take it to next level

Published on Thursday, 04 December 2014 6:00 am

Brian Batko reports that a large amount of Shaler girls recently signed letters of intent with Division I schools. "Girl power is alive and well in Shaler Area athletics. While some of the boys teams ...

Cross Country: WPIAL runners excel at regional championships

Published on Monday, 01 December 2014 8:00 pm

The WPIAL had a strong showing at the 36th Annual Foot Locker Cross Country Championships Northeast Regional at Van Courtlandt, New York last Saturday. Shaler's Brianna Schwartz added to her stack of ...

Cross Country: Shaler's Schwartz wins regional championship

Published on Sunday, 30 November 2014 5:00 am

Brianna Schwartz already won WPIAL and PIAA cross country championships this fall. Now you can call her a regional champion as well. Schwartz, a standout senior distance runner at Shaler Area High ...

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. ...

Cross Country: North Allegheny runners left no doubt

Published on Thursday, 06 November 2014 6:00 am

Jordan Greer profiles the North Allegheny boys cross country team. "Early in the cross country season, some questioned whether the North Allegheny boys would be as strong as expected. At the Red, White ...

Cross Country: 2014 PIAA Class AAA Boys Championship Recap

Published on Tuesday, 04 November 2014 7:50 am

Saturday was a perfect ending for the North Allegheny boys cross country team. The Tigers won their first PIAA Class AAA title since 2010 with 72 points, only a week after winning their 10th consecutive ...

Cross Country: 2014 PIAA Class AA Boys Championship Recap

Published on Tuesday, 04 November 2014 7:40 am

WPIAL teams were quiet in the PIAA Class AA championships on Saturday. Waynesburg's Seal Hilverding (16:28), who took sixth place, was the only WPIAL runner to finish in the top 10. Several other WPIAL ...

Cross Country: 2014 PIAA Class A Boys Championship Recap

Published on Tuesday, 04 November 2014 7:30 am

Winchester Thurston topped Sewickley Academy, 65-111, to win the PIAA Class A title on Saturday. Sewickley Academy's Griffin Mackey took third, finishing in 16 minutes, nine seconds on the 3.1 mile Parkview ...

Cross Country: 2014 PIAA Class AA Girls Championship Recap

Published on Tuesday, 04 November 2014 7:10 am

Quaker Valley was the only WPIAL team to finish in the top 10 at the PIAA Class AA championships on Saturday. Lucie Kubinski (sixth) and Hannah Bablak (seventh) were the first two runners to grab points ...

Cross Country: 2014 PIAA Class A Girls Championship Recap

Published on Tuesday, 04 November 2014 7:00 am

Vincentian's Marianne Abdalah won her second state title on Saturday. The sophomore crushed the 3.1 mile Parkview Course, finishing in 18:35. Although she didn't beat her time from last year (18:34), ...

Cross Country: Shaler's Schwartz prevails to win PIAA title

Published on Sunday, 02 November 2014 5:00 am

Rod Frisco covered Saturday's PIAA cross country championships. "HERSHEY, Pa. — Midway through her PIAA Class AAA girls cross country championship run, Shaler's Brianna Schwartz saw something unusual. ...

Cross Country: 2014 PIAA Boys Championships Preview

Published on Friday, 31 October 2014 8:30 am

The North Allegheny boys cross country team will try to better their runner-up status in the state on Saturday. The Tigers finished second in the PIAA Class AAA championships last year behind West Chester ...

Cross Country: 2014 PIAA Girls Championships Preview

Published on Friday, 31 October 2014 8:00 am

It's no mystery who the top talent representing the WPIAL will be at the state meet on Saturday. Shaler's Brianna Schwartz will return to the course after only competing in two meets previous to the PIAA ...

Varsity Notebook (Oct. 31, 2014)

Published on Friday, 31 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's edition of Varsity Notebook. "Coaches will tell you it's never easy to go through a WPIAL regular season undefeated. But it seems a lot easier these days compared to decades ...