Cross Country: East Feature Athlete - Plum's Jake Susalla

Published on Sunday, 31 August 2014 8:30 am

Name: Jake Susalla School: Plum Grade: 11 Sport: Cross Country Background Info: Susalla started the season as the front-runner for Plum. He won the 2014 Gateway Invitational on Saturday with a time of ...

Cross Country: West Feature Athlete - OLSH's Ryder Ballou

Published on Sunday, 31 August 2014 8:30 am

Name: Ryder Ballou School: Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Grade: 12 Sport: Cross Country Background Info: Ballou finished 18th last year at the WPIAL Class A championships with a time of 18:03. He went ...

Cross Country: North Allegheny teams strive for more success

Published on Sunday, 31 August 2014 8:00 am

North Allegheny is expected to make another showing at the 11th Annual Red, White and Blue Classic next Saturday. Last year the boys team took first place with 30 points. However, they will have to play ...

Cross Country: West Mifflin has success at River Trail Cup

Published on Sunday, 31 August 2014 8:00 am

West Mifflin had a strong representation at the River Trail Cup Cross Country Invitational on Friday. Senior Kevin Dulak led the pack, crossing the line in 18:27. Junior Zak Schrott (19:10) finished in ...

Cross Country: North Catholic girls make season debut

Published on Sunday, 31 August 2014 7:30 am

Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic competed in its first meet under the leadership of head coach Stacy Kopchak on Saturday at the 26th Annual Gateway Invitational. The Trojans hit the trails of Boyce Park after ...

Cross Country: Ringgold tackles Bear Mountain

Published on Sunday, 31 August 2014 7:30 am

The Ringgold girls cross country team dominated the 16th Annual Bear Mountain River Run in Lock Haven on Saturday. The Rams took first with 38 points, outrunning seven other teams. Ringgold had three runners ...

Cross Country: Moon heading to Red, White and Blue Classic

Published on Sunday, 31 August 2014 7:30 am

The Moon cross country teams are returning to the Red, White and Blue Classic next Saturday at Schenley Oval. Last year the girls team finished 17th out of 55 teams. This year they will run without two ...

Alumni Update - Veronica Bujdos (Gannon)

Published on Thursday, 28 August 2014 12:00 pm

ERIE, Pa. - The Gannon women's and men's cross country teams have been predicted to finish 14th in the 2014 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Preseason Coaches Polls released Tuesday afternoon. ...

Boys Cross Country: 2014 North Season Preview

Published on Sunday, 24 August 2014 8:45 am

The North Allegheny boys cross country team is striving for double digits this year. Last year, the Tigers won their ninth consecutive Class AAA WPIAL title. They had four runners place in the top seven ...

Boys Cross Country: 2014 South Season Preview

Published on Sunday, 24 August 2014 8:45 am

The South Fayette boys cross country team is entering a rebuilding year after ending Quaker Valley's reign as the six-time WPIAL Class AA champion. The Lions had five runners finish in the top 24, but ...

Boys Cross Country: 2014 East Season Preview

Published on Sunday, 24 August 2014 8:45 am

Winchester Thurston will look to returning talent to improve upon its medal performance from last year. The Bears took third at WPIALs and went on to tie Avonworth for eighth at the PIAA Class A championships. ...

Boys Cross Country: 2014 West Season Preview

Published on Sunday, 24 August 2014 8:45 am

West Allegheny is returning from a strong 2013 season without many of its top performers. The Indians graduated four of their top seven runners including R.J. Freese and Zach Salek, who both placed in ...

Girls Cross Country: 2014 North Season Preview

Published on Sunday, 24 August 2014 8:30 am

There's no question Shaler's Brianna Schwartz will be the girl to catch in the North. Schwartz, well known for her track accolades, has high performances in cross country, as well. The senior will chase ...

Girls Cross Country: 2014 South Season Preview

Published on Sunday, 24 August 2014 8:30 am

The Mt. Lebanon girls cross country team will attempt to defend its WPIAL Class AAA title for the second year in a row. The Blue Devils edged Seneca Valley, 80-84, and went on to take third at the PIAA ...

Girls Cross Country: 2014 East Season Preview

Published on Sunday, 24 August 2014 8:30 am

Riverview's junior Molly Kennedy learned how to be a leader right out of the gate. She was the Raiders' No. 1 runner in every meet last season and doesn't plan to stop now. Kennedy capped her second season ...