High School Highlights (Dec. 17, 2014)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 5:00 am

Hempfield boys defeat Allderdice The top-ranked Class AAAA team in the WPIAL took on the No. 1 team in the City League Tuesday. Chalk one up for the WPIAL. Kason Harrell's 33 points helped Hempfield ...

Boys Soccer: 2014 All-Section Teams

Published on Monday, 15 December 2014 9:00 pm

Here are the Post-Gazette's 2014 Boys Soccer All-Section Teams. WPIAL CLASS AAA SECTION 1 Player, School - Cl. - Pos. Galen Kreutzberger, Penn-Trafford - Sr. - For Bobby Svec, Norwin - Sr. - Mid Scott ...

Girls Soccer: 2014 All-Section Teams

Published on Monday, 15 December 2014 9:00 pm

Here are the Post-Gazette's 2014 Girls Soccer All-Section Teams. WPIAL CLASS AAA SECTION 1 Player, School - Cl. - Pos. Kenzie Grennell, Connellsville - So. - Mid Ava Petrosky, Latrobe - Sr. - For Madison ...

Boys Soccer: 2014 All-Area team

Published on Monday, 15 December 2014 5:00 am

Honest, Abe can play. Abe Kouyate is a senior forward at Obama Academy, a City League school that plays in the WPIAL for boys soccer. Kouyate made a big impact on the WPIAL and was selected the Pittsburgh ...

Girls Soccer: 2014 All-Area Team

Published on Monday, 15 December 2014 5:00 am

The Canon-McMillan girls soccer team finished runner-up in both the WPIAL and PIAA Class AAA championships. But, when it comes to WPIAL girls soccer players, Canon-McMillan's Kyra Murphy finishes first. Murphy ...

Boys Soccer: 2014 West All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Player of the Year Michael Cummings West Allegheny F Sr. Fast, athletic player scored 27 goals The others Nick McKee South Fayette M Sr. Three-year starter, three-year captain Collin Wurst West Allegheny ...

Boys Soccer: 2014 East All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Player of the Year Abe Kouyate Obama Academy F Sr. Penn State recruit is state player of year The others Galen Kreutzberger Penn-Trafford F Sr. Four-year starter scored 23 goals Jake Roberge Franklin ...

Boys Soccer: 2014 South All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Player of the Year Robbie Mertz Upper St. Clair M Sr. Michigan recruit a two-time all-state pick The others Brandon Walbert South Park M Sr. Duquesne recruit had 53 career goals Justin Minda South Park ...

Boys Soccer: 2014 North All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Player of the Year Kota Furuhata Fox Chapel M Jr. Talented junior an all-state selection The others Matt Tietlebaum Sewickley Academy F Jr. Led Panthers with 28 goals Jackson O'Neill Sewickley Academy ...

Girls Soccer: 2014 West All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Player of the Year Jane Schleicher Montour M Sr. West Va. Wesleyan recruit scored 36 goals The others Maya Watkins New Brighton M/F Jr. Team captain, scored 41 goals Abby Losco Hopewell M Sr. Named to ...

Girls Soccer: 2014 East All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Player of the year Italia Biondi Penn-Trafford F Sr. Toledo recruit scored 31 goals this season The others Bailey Cartwright Greensburg C.C. F Soph. Led WPIAL with 59 goals Micayla Livingston Norwin F ...

Girls Soccer: 2014 South All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Player of the Year Kyra Murphy Canon-McMillan G Sr. Duquesne recruit had 13 shutouts this year The others Laurel Carpenter Peters Township M Sr. An all-state selection for the Indians Emma Hasco Upper ...

Girls Soccer: 2014 North All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Player of the Year Sabrina Edwards Mars Area M/F Sr. Undefeated in four years of section play The others Kelsey O'Connor Seneca Valley M Sr. All-WPIAL selection for WPIAL champs Jess Neill Seneca Valley ...

Alumni Update - Megan Sieg (Chatham)

Published on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 12:00 pm

Pittsburgh, Pa. – – The Chatham University basketball team hosted Washington and Jefferson College this afternoon in a PAC conference matchup. The Cougars fought hard by outscoring the Presidents in ...

Alumni Update - Tatiana Ruzzini (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 12:00 pm

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced that Washington & Jefferson freshman forward Tatiana Ruzzini has been named All-Great Lakes Region. Ruzzini, ...

Girls Soccer: 2014 PSCA All-State Team

Published on Friday, 05 December 2014 1:41 pm

Coaches of the Year Class AAA - Dave Derrico, Canon-McMillan Class AA - Richard Finneyfrock, Villa Joseph Marie Class A - Theresa Mull, Trinity (Dist. 3)

Alumni Update – Jessie Thiessen (Allegheny College)

Published on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 12:00 pm

MEADVILLE, Pa. – Allegheny women's soccer sophomore Jessie Thiessen and men's basketball sophomore Evan Zabriski were named the Allegheny Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) November Athletes ...

Boys Soccer: Peters Township takes championship

Published on Thursday, 20 November 2014 6:00 am

Drew Karpen profiles the Peters Township boys soccer team. "Less than 24 hours after winning the PIAA Class AAA boys soccer title, the support for the team started to pour in from former players and ...

Boys Soccer: Sewickley Academy settles for PIAA silver

Published on Thursday, 20 November 2014 6:00 am

Justin Criado profiles the Sewickley Academy boys soccer team. "Not bad for a "down year." Well, that's if one considers Sewickley Academy boys soccer team to have had such a season. As the defending ...

Girls Soccer: Montour savors great season

Published on Thursday, 20 November 2014 6:00 am

Nicholas Tolomeo profiles the Montour girls soccer team. "While they were busy putting together a historic run this season, the Montour High School girls soccer team never had a chance to sit back and ...