Golf: South Feature Athlete - Peters Township's Tanner Johnson

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:50 am

Name: Tanner Johnson School: Peters Township Grade: 12 Sport: Boys Golf Position: No. 1 Background: Tanner is a 3-year starter and a varsity Co-Captain this year averaging 36 (even par) for 9 hole matches. ...

Golf: Quaker Valley’s Tanabe blisters scorecard

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:50 am

From time to time, a golfer will post a score that will just turn heads. That's what happened when Quaker Valley's Chris Tanabe fired a nine-hole score of 28 during a home match this past Wednesday with ...

Golf: Both North Allegheny teams continue to play well

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:30 am

Golf has been a strong sport at North Allegheny High for many years, and that trend is continuing again in 2016. Going into Thursday's section match at Shaler, the Tigers were 10-0. Their latest victory ...

Golf: Canon-McMillan's Waller taking aim at individual honors

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:30 am

Taylor Waller has been part of a golfing family that has achieved honors in recent years in the WPIAL. Older sister Lauren Waller won the WPIAL Class AAA Individual Girls Title in 2013 and 2014. She finished ...

Golf: Central Catholic earns big section victory

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:30 am

When it comes to high school golf, Fox Chapel High has had a great reputation for a long time. So, it might have been a bit of a surprise when Central Catholic's Vikings scored an impressive victory over ...

Golf: West Allegheny's Zolkowski fires solid round

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:30 am

When it comes to high school golf, the number "35" has a magical quality to it. If a player can shoot that score – or lower – then that might turn some heads. Several players have done that this season, ...

Golf: Kremer continues solid play for Pine-Richland

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:00 am

When it comes to solid shot-making this season, it's hard to argue with the effort displayed by Jack Kremer of the Pine-Richland boys golf team. In this past Wednesday's 186-215 Section 3-AAA victory over ...

Golf: Peters Township boys earn 10th win in a row

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:00 am

In a season where consistency has been a key, the Peters Township High boys golf team earned its 10th win in as many starts with a 200-222 Section 7-AAA victory over South Fayette this past Thursday at ...

Golf: Penn-Trafford boys show mettle in narrow wins

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:00 am

Golf is a sport where a stroke or two can spell the difference between a team winning and losing a high school match. That was quite evident in a Section 1-AAA match where Thomas Shaw fired a nine-hole ...

Golf: Blackhawk girls roll past Ambridge

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:00 am

Ally Zernick and her Blackhawk teammates earned a nice victory on Thursday over Ambridge. While Zernick posted a winning score of 42, her teammates displayed some consistency in a 183-240 victory over ...

Golf: McGuffey boys makes some noise in Section 4-AA

Published on Saturday, 10 September 2016 7:00 am

McGuffey High's Colin Chapman and his Highlanders' teammates could have an impact when the WPIAL individual and team tournaments get under way later this month. In a Section 4-AA match on Thursday, Chapman ...

Xtra Points (Sept. 9)

Published on Friday, 09 September 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has this week's Xtra Points Notebook. "Taylor Waller doesn't consider herself some sort of trailblazer for women's golf. She simply wants to play the sport at Canon-McMillan High School. It ...

High School Golf Notebook (Sept. 9)

Published on Friday, 09 September 2016 5:00 am

Keith Barnes has this week's High School Golf Notebook. (Photo: Pine Richland's Lauren Freyvogel tees off last season at the Class AAA individual finals at Rolling Hills Country Club in McMurray. ...

High School Notebook (Sept. 9)

Published on Friday, 09 September 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "Upper St. Clair boys golf coach Craig Borst is facing disciplinary action from his school and possibly the WPIAL after his team forfeited a big match Wednesday ...

Alumni Update - Javon Trout (Pitt-Greensburg)

Published on Thursday, 08 September 2016 12:00 pm

BRADFORD, Pa. - Javon Trout finished in a three-way tie for the lowest individual round, shooting a 74 (+2) to pace the Pitt-Greensburg men's golf team as it hit the links for the first time this season ...

High School Highlights (Sept. 8)

Published on Thursday, 08 September 2016 5:00 am

Greensburg Central Catholic rolls to girls soccer victory Greensburg Central Catholic soccer player Bailey Cartwright came into the season needing 43 goals to break the state career record. If Greensburg ...

Alumni Update - Elisabeth Papa (Clarion)

Published on Tuesday, 06 September 2016 12:00 pm

NEW CASTLE, Pa.– The Clarion women's golf team opened its season on Saturday at the 2016 Westminster Fall Invitational, finishing eighth overall with a combined team score of 438.     The ...

Boys Golf: 2016 North Season Preview

Published on Saturday, 03 September 2016 7:45 am

Fresh off stellar team titles at the WPIAL and PIAA Class AA team championships, Sewickley Academy appears primed for another run at both the District 7 and state championships. And, it could well be ...

Boys Golf: 2016 South Season Preview

Published on Saturday, 03 September 2016 7:45 am

You know things are going really well for a high school golf team when all six players representing a team all shoot lower than 80, and that it's taking place in one of the first meets of the season. That's ...