Lacrosse: Hampton boys flourishing in Division 2

Published on Saturday, 25 April 2015 9:40 am

Following a two-year experiment with some success in Division 1, the Hampton High boys lacrosse team is flourishing in Division 2 with an overall record of 8-4 and a Division 2, Section 2 record of 4-0. The ...

Lacrosse: Mt. Lebanon girls face big challenges

Published on Saturday, 25 April 2015 9:20 am

With the No.2 ranking in Western Pennsylvania according to Laxpower.com and an unbeaten record, too, the Mt. Lebanon High girls lacrosse team has the attention of each opponent it plays. Following this ...

Lacrosse: Latrobe girls set sights on unbeaten season

Published on Saturday, 25 April 2015 9:00 am

With five games remaining in the regular season, Latrobe High's girls lacrosse team has a very good chance to win not only the Division 2, Section 1 title but also finish the regular season with an unbeaten ...

Lacrosse: Moon girls take big steps to respectability

Published on Saturday, 25 April 2015 8:40 am

A year ago, Moon High hosted Quaker Valley in a non-section game. Many would say the result was a predictable one as the Tigers scored just one goal against one of the top Division 1 teams in Western Pennsylvania. On ...

Lacrosse: Three South boys teams in Division 1 playoff chase

Published on Saturday, 25 April 2015 8:00 am

It's still anyone's race as Mt. Lebanon, Peters Township and Upper St. Clair remain unbeaten in Division 1, Section 1 boys lacrosse. Mt. Lebanon already has completed most of its schedule in the six-team ...

Lacrosse: Franklin Regional girls face uphill climb

Published on Saturday, 25 April 2015 7:40 am

It's not impossible, but the Franklin Regional girls lacrosse team finds itself in "must-win" mode if the Panthers hope to gain a berth in next month's WPIAL Division 1 girls lacrosse tournament. The ...

Lacrosse: Shady Side Academy girls hope to earn playoff spot

Published on Saturday, 25 April 2015 7:20 am

The Shady Side Academy girls lacrosse team has had a good deal of success this season with a 6-2 record. All of the games the Indians have played have been against Division 1, Section 1 rivals. Following ...

Lacrosse: Mt. Lebanon girls continue to impress

Published on Friday, 24 April 2015 6:00 am

Marky Billson profiles the Mt. Lebanon girls lacrosse team. (Photo: Mt. Lebanon's Sophia Klaber, carrying the ball past Quaker Valley's Eva Simakas during last year's WPIAL championship match, is ...

Lacrosse: Quaker Valley girls on top

Published on Friday, 24 April 2015 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles the Quaker Valley girls lacrosse team. "As Aubrie Tarris moves effortlessly from one end of the goal cage to the other, deflecting opponents' shots on goal and directing her teammates ...

Boys Tennis: Peters Township duo pulls big upset

Published on Friday, 24 April 2015 6:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles the Peters Township boys tennis team. "Peters Township has never won a WPIAL Class AAA team tennis title, but that does not mean the Indians are incapable of pulling off an upset ...

Lacrosse: North Feature Athlete - Shaler's Steph Fleming

Published on Saturday, 18 April 2015 9:30 am

Name: Steph Fleming School: Shaler Grade: 12 Sport: Girls Lacrosse Position: Defense Background: Stef is a four-year starter for the two-time WPIAL champion Titans. She is a second-year captain. She also ...

Lacrosse: Mt. Lebanon girls continue to excel

Published on Saturday, 18 April 2015 9:15 am

In their closest game to date, Mt. Lebanon survived a huge challenge before edging Chartiers Valley 12-10 in a crucial Division 1, Section 1 showdown this past Monday at Chartiers Valley Stadium. It was ...

Lacrosse: Latrobe girls remain unbeaten

Published on Saturday, 18 April 2015 9:00 am

Counting next Thursday's game with Greensburg Central, the Latrobe High Wildcats have just five games remaining in the regular season. Up to this point, it's been a solid run for Latrobe as the Wildcats ...