Lacrosse: Upper St. Clair girls begin playoff push

Published on Saturday, 30 April 2016 8:30 am

Despite a 9-8 overtime non-section loss to Pine-Richland this past Thursday, the Upper St. Clair girls lacrosse team is an excellent position to advance to the WPIAL Division 1 girls lacrosse tournament. With ...

Lacrosse: Both Latrobe teams eye section perfection

Published on Saturday, 30 April 2016 8:30 am

The Latrobe lacrosse teams seem to be emulating the song "Anything You Do, I Can Do Better." That's because the boys team enters next week with a Division 2, Section 1 record of 4-0 and an overall standard ...

Lacrosse: Moon boys in three-way fight for first place

Published on Saturday, 30 April 2016 8:30 am

With just two section games remaining, the Moon boys lacrosse team has plenty to play for as the season moves into its final two weeks. The Tigers have a 2-1 Division 2, Section 3 record with victories ...

Lacrosse: Franklin Regional has challenging path for playoffs

Published on Saturday, 30 April 2016 8:00 am

The playoffs are not out of the question for the Franklin Regional girls lacrosse team. But to get there, the Panthers must negotiate a challenging schedule with five games in 10 games. Franklin Regional ...

Lacrosse: Strong finish could pay off for Gateway

Published on Saturday, 30 April 2016 7:30 am

After losing its first three games, the Gateway boys lacrosse team has steadily improved and enters its final four games with an overall record of 5-5 and a Division 2, Section 2 record of 4-1. Gateway's ...

High School Lacrosse Notebook (Apr. 29, 2016)

Published on Friday, 29 April 2016 5:00 am

Joe Koch has this week's High School Lacrosse Notebook. "Two sets of cousins could play a big role in determining the playoff fate of the Chartiers Valley boys lacrosse team. "I didn't even know they ...

Alumni Update - JoHanna Phillips (Waynesburg)

Published on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 12:00 pm

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Waynesburg University women's lacrosse team wrapped up its 2016 schedule on Saturday with a road match at Ohio River Lacrosse Conference (ORLC) opponent Transylvania. The ...

Lacrosse: Latrobe seizes first place in section

Published on Saturday, 23 April 2016 8:30 am

The girls lacrosse teams from Latrobe and Hempfield had both started off the season quite well, and there was a sense that this past Tuesday's game between the two teams would be a big game. And, it was. ...

Lacrosse: Blackhawk forges way to section lead

Published on Saturday, 23 April 2016 8:30 am

Since an opening-day 9-7 loss to Mars, nothing has gone wrong for the Blackhawk girls lacrosse team. Amid an eight-game winning streak that has seen the Cougars win four games by double-digit margins, ...

Lacrosse: Section showdown takes place Wednesday

Published on Saturday, 23 April 2016 8:00 am

Showdown games are a big part of high school boys lacrosse, and one such contest takes place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday when Pine-Richland hosts Shady Side Academy in a Division 1, Section 2 contest. Both ...

Lacrosse: Penn-Trafford, Latrobe boys on collision course

Published on Saturday, 23 April 2016 8:00 am

When teams meet just once a year, it makes for a sense of heightened enthusiasm. That's the situation facing both the Penn-Trafford and Latrobe boys lacrosse teams. The two teams are unbeaten in Division ...

Lacrosse: Mt. Lebanon, Peters Township boys deadlocked

Published on Saturday, 23 April 2016 7:30 am

With sectional play in full swing, Mt. Lebanon and Peters Township are tied for first place among Division 1, Section 1 boys teams with matching 2-0 records. Mt. Lebanon defeated Bethel Park, 12-4, which ...