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 ...

Cross Country: Beaver Falls junior claims WPIAL title

Published on Thursday, 30 October 2014 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles Beaver Falls cross country standout Dominic Peretta. (Photo: Beaver Falls' Dominic Peretta wins the WPIAL Class A cross country championship at Cooper's Lake Campground. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette) "Dominic ...

Cross Country: North runners prevail at WPIAL championships

Published on Thursday, 30 October 2014 6:00 am

Joe Koch reports that multiple athletes from the North area excelled at the WPIAL cross country championships. (Photo: Quaker Valley's Zach Skolnekovich won the WPIAL Class AA individual cross country ...

Cross Country: North girls shine at WPIAL championships

Published on Sunday, 26 October 2014 8:45 am

The buzz around Shaler's Brianna Schwartz has been rather quiet this year. She made sure everyone remembered her name Thursday at the WPIAL championships. The senior dominated the Cooper's Lake course ...

Cross Country: Third-place finish for Mt. Lebanon's Potts

Published on Sunday, 26 October 2014 8:30 am

Mt. Lebanon's Kelsey Potts finished third at Thursday's WPIAL Class AAA championships. The junior took the same placement as last year, unable to beat Brianna Schwartz and Madeleine Davision. She did improve ...

Cross Country: North boys shine at WPIAL championships

Published on Sunday, 26 October 2014 7:45 am

The North Allegheny Tigers claimed their 10th consecutive Class AAA WPIAL title on Thursday. Matt McGoey and Hunter Wharrey crossed the line in the one and two spots like they have so many times this ...

Cross Country: South boys fare well at WPIAL championships

Published on Sunday, 26 October 2014 7:30 am

Senior Ethan Linderman placed fourth in the Class AAA individual competition to assist Mt. Lebanon to a third-place team finish. Canon-McMillan took second as a team in Class AAA. Its top runner was Mike ...

Alumni Update – Emily Rabenold (Grove City)

Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 12:00 pm

Rabenold, a Hampton graduate, placed sixth out of 341 runners Saturday at the Oberlin College Inter-Regional Rumble. She posted a time of 22:19.1 for six kilometers.  (photo courtesy of Grove ...

Cross Country: Shaler's Schwartz still Class AAA favorite

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 6:00 am

Joe Koch previews Thursday's WPIAL cross country championships. "At last week's Tri-State Track and Field Coaches Association Cross Country Championships, there were plenty of solid performances in the ...

Cross Country: East Feature Athlete - Norwin's Kelley Giles

Published on Sunday, 19 October 2014 8:30 am

Name: Kelley Giles School: Norwin Grade: 10 Sport: Cross Country Background: Giles was the top finisher from Westmoreland County at last year's PIAA championships. She led the Norwin girls to a third-place ...