Soccer: Moon girls, Sewickley boys claim WPIAL titles

Published on Saturday, 05 November 2016 6:00 am

Joe Koch covered Friday's WPIAL soccer championships. "All season long, Moon midfielder Emily Orr had fed forward and fellow junior Delaney Snyder on many scoring chances that led to Snyder's tally of ...

Alumni Update - Winter Fondi (Robert Morris)

Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 12:00 pm

Moon Township, Pa. – The Robert Morris University men's soccer team snapped a four-game skid this afternoon with a 1-0 victory over Central Connecticut State University from a muddy North Athletic Complex. ...

Alumni Update - Melanie Burchfield (Waynesburg)

Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 12:00 pm

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Waynesburg University women's soccer team went up to Westminster on Saturday knowing it would be playing its final game of the 2016 season. Apparently the Yellow Jackets didn't ...

Alumni Update - Matt Hunsberger (Slippery Rock)

Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 12:00 pm

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – The Slippery Rock University men's soccer team closed its 2016 season out with a 3-1 win at Pitt-Johnstown Saturday afternoon. Slippery Rock ends the year at 5-9-2 overall and 4-5-2 ...

Xtra Points (Nov. 4, 2016)

Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's Xtra Points Notebook. "With the high school football regular season ended and the playoffs now starting, I'm Just Sayin ... What is going on at Derry Area High School this ...

Soccer: North Allegheny boys, Freedom girls win WPIAL titles

Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 6:00 am

Keith Barnes covered Thursday's WPIAL soccer championships. (Photo: The Freedom Area girls' soccer team gets high fives from fans after they won the Class AA Girls Championship Thursday against Freeport, ...

High School Boys Soccer Notebook (Nov. 4, 2016)

Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 6:00 am

Brad Everett has this week's Boys Soccer Notebook. "Every once in awhile, Chartiers Valley head coach Garrett MacKenzie and three of his assistants talk to the team about what it was like to win ...

High School Girls Soccer Notebook (Nov. 4, 2016)

Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 6:00 am

Keith Barnes has this week's Girls Soccer Notebook. (Photo: Lexie Kolano's 19 regular-season goals helped Norwin reach the postseason. Michael Henninger/Post-Gazette) "All season long, Norwin and ...

Alumni Update - Colin Michalski (Pitt-Johnstown)

Published on Thursday, 03 November 2016 12:00 pm

... Rock University scored three goals in the first 30 minutes and went on to end Pitt-Johnstown's season with a 3-1 PSAC victory, Saturday afternoon at the Pitt-Johnstown Soccer Field.   The Mountain ...

Alumni Update - Sam Bahorich (Pitt-Johnstown)

Published on Thursday, 03 November 2016 12:00 pm

Sam Bahorich, a Shaler graduate, scored a goal three minutes into the second overtime lifted the Pitt-Johnstown women's soccer team to 2-1 non-conference victory over Goldey-Beacom (DE) College and ...

Alumni Update - AJ Bove (Westminster)

Published on Wednesday, 02 November 2016 12:00 pm

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Westminster College men's soccer team finished its 2016 season with a 1-0 win over Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) foe Waynesburg University at home on Senior Day Saturday ...

Alumni Update - Austin Gorman (La Roche)

Published on Wednesday, 02 November 2016 12:00 pm

The La Roche men's soccer team picked up two big wins last week and they were rewarded with both the AMCC Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week Awards. Sophomore  midfielder Ximo Vicent was ...

Alumni Update Justin Nolfi (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Tuesday, 01 November 2016 12:00 pm

Justin Nolfi recorded his second-straight, multi-goal game in W&J’s 5-0 win at Westminster last Wednesday, including the game-winner.   Nolfi also added an assist in the match for a season-high ...

Boys Soccer: 2016 WPIAL Class 4A Championship Preview

Published on Tuesday, 01 November 2016 8:00 am

No. 1 Seneca Valley vs. No. 6 North Allegheny, Highmark Stadium, Friday, 8 p.m. For an entire decade, the South Hills had a stranglehold on the WPIAL title in the largest classification. A team from that ...

Boys Soccer: 2016 WPIAL Class 3A Championship Preview

Published on Tuesday, 01 November 2016 8:00 am

No. 3 Mars vs. No. 5 Chartiers Valley, Highmark Stadium, Saturday, 5:45 p.m. Mars is the only finalist from last season making a return trip to Highmark Stadium. The Planets were on the wrong end of ...

Boys Soccer: 2016 WPIAL Class 2A Championship Preview

Published on Tuesday, 01 November 2016 8:00 am

No. 2 Quaker Valley vs. No. 5 Shady Side Academy, Highmark Stadium, Saturday, 1:15 p.m. One of the area's traditional powers meets up with a team looking to win its first WPIAL title in the 2A final. ...