Athletes of the Week (Feb. 26, 2016)

Published on Friday, 26 February 2016 5:00 am

... West Mifflin. Alicia Hinnebusch, North Allegheny Last week: This 5-foot-1 freshman won the all-around title Saturday at the WPIAL gymnastics championships, scoring 37.475 points. She placed third in ...

Video: Gymnastics -WPIAL Championships (Feb. 20)

Published on Tuesday, 23 February 2016 11:58 am

The WPIAL Gymnastics Championships were held, Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Moon Area High School.  The individual first place went to a freshman from North Allegheny, Alicia Hinnebusch and the team ...

Gymnastics: Hampton's championship no surprise this time

Published on Sunday, 21 February 2016 5:00 am

Joe Koch covered Saturday's WPIAL gymnastics championships. "Hampton's gymnastics team might have surprised some people a year ago when the Talbots won their first WPIAL championship in the team's second ...

Gymnastics: Hampton the team to beat

Published on Saturday, 13 February 2016 8:00 am

Hampton appears to be the team to beat in the 2016 WPIAL gymnastics championship field. The Talbots are defending WPIAL champions, but there are a slew of contenders behind them looking to unseat the champs. ...

Gymnastics: 2015 Season Preview

Published on Saturday, 05 December 2015 7:45 am

WPIAL gymnastics welcome two new teams this season. Thomas Jefferson and West Allegheny join the WPIAL for the 2015-16 season. Thomas Jefferson will compete in Section 1 along with Baldwin, Fox Chapel, ...

Gymnastics: 2015-16 Section Alignment

Published on Saturday, 28 November 2015 7:45 am

The following is the section alignment for the 2015-16 WPIAL gymnastics season.  Section 1 - Baldwin, Fox Chapel, Hampton, North Allegheny, Pine-Richland, Thomas Jefferson Section 2 - Central Valley, ...

Gymnastics: 2015-16 Dates to Remember

Published on Saturday, 28 November 2015 7:30 am

Gymnastics teams competing in the PIAA are allowed two scrimmages and 16 competitions during the regular season. Below are important dates to remember. First Practice Date - November 16 First Scrimmage ...

Gymnastics: 2015 Season Recap

Published on Saturday, 18 July 2015 7:00 am

The 2015 WPIAL girls gymnastics season ended just like the 2014 season and 2013 and 2012 – with the Moon Area girls lifting a WPIAL title. The Tigers made it a four-peat this season with a team total of ...

Gymnastics: Coach stays busy leading three teams

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles veteran gymnastics coach Terri Gazda. "If all of the competitors under the tutelage of Terri Gazda would have been competing on the same team, it might have spelled trouble for team ...

Gymnastics: Baldwin girl floors 'em at WPIAL meet

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles the Baldwin gymnastics team. "When Josie Karabinos strode to the floor to perform her routine in the Advanced Division of the Floor Exercise at the WPIAL Gymnastics Championships this ...

Gymnastics: Hampton realizes coach's hopes

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles the Hampton gymnastics team. "Hampton High School gymnastics coach Kinsey Basko was initially hoping that his team would finish among the top three squads at this past Saturday's WPIAL ...

Gymnastics: Freshman fuels Hampton

Published on Sunday, 15 February 2015 5:00 am

Joe Koch covered Saturday's WPIAL gymnastics championships. "In a sport where experience is prized, Hampton freshman Rachel Hornung displayed an enthusiastic verve that translated into individual all-around ...

Gymnastics: Moon seeking four-peat at WPIAL championships

Published on Saturday, 31 January 2015 7:30 am

The 2015 WPIAL girls gymnastics championships will be held Saturday, Feb. 14 at Moon High School. The day-long event will begin at 10:00 a.m. The contestant draw will take place the prior evening at 7:30 ...

Gymnastics: 2014-15 Season Preview

Published on Saturday, 06 December 2014 8:00 am

... compete in gymnastics, Baldwin, Central Valley, Fox Chapel, Hampton, Hopewell, Moon, Montour, North Allegheny, Pine-Richland and South Side Beaver. Most of the attention this year will be on the Tigers ...