Softball: 2015 North Season Recap

Published on Monday, 20 July 2015 7:00 am

Deer Lakes reached the WPIAL Class AA final for an unprecedented fourth consecutive year this season and the Lancers came away with their second WPIAL title in four years. Deer Lakes finished the season ...

Softball: 2015 South Season Recap

Published on Monday, 20 July 2015 7:00 am

Trinity reached the PIAA Class AAA finals this season for the first time in program history. Led by Pitt recruit and shortstop Olivia Gray, and Penn State recruit and first baseman Delaney Elling, the ...

Softball: 2015 East Season Recap

Published on Monday, 20 July 2015 7:00 am

Hempfield made up for missing the playoffs for the first time in three decades last season by having one of the best seasons in program history. Hempfield captured the WPIAL Class AAAA title and reached ...

Softball: 2015 West Season Recap

Published on Monday, 20 July 2015 7:00 am

West Allegheny won an outright Section 2-AAA title this season. The Indians finished with 13 wins and reached the WPIAL quarterfinals. Senior outfielder McKenzie Johnson led the way for West Allegheny, ...

Softball: 2015 North Photo Recap

Published on Monday, 20 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015 season. (Photo: Deer Lakes' Maria Taliani is congratulated by her father, head coach ...

Softball: 2015 South Photo Recap

Published on Monday, 20 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015 season. (Photo: Belle Vernon's Emily Frederick (13) is mobbed by her teammates after ...

Softball: 2015 East Photo Recap

Published on Monday, 20 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015 season. (Photo: Hempfield pitcher Morgan Ryan is congratulated after getting the last ...

Softball: 2015 West Photo Recap

Published on Monday, 20 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015 season. (Photo: A Mohawk player attempts to make a catch against Deer Lakes in the ...

Softball: 2015 North All-Stars

Published on Friday, 03 July 2015 6:00 am

Here are the 2015 North softball All-Stars. Player of the Year Madi Beining, North Allegheny, P, Jr., Went 21-2 with 166 strikeouts in 156 innings for Section 3-AAAA champs The Others Tiffany Edwards, ...

Softball: 2015 South All-Stars

Published on Friday, 03 July 2015 6:00 am

Here are the 2015 South softball All-Stars. Player of the Year Olivia Gray, Trinity, SS, Sr., Pitt recruit batted an amazing .611 with 26 extra-base hits for PIAA runners-up Hillers The Others Delany ...

Softball: 2015 East All-Stars

Published on Friday, 03 July 2015 6:00 am

Here are the 2015 East softball All-Stars. Player of the Year Morgan Ryan, Hempfield Area, P, Soph., Went 19-2 as starter for WPIAL Class AAAA champs; has already committed to Notre Dame The Others Taylor ...

Softball: 2015 West All-Stars

Published on Friday, 03 July 2015 6:00 am

Here are the 2015 West softball All-Stars. Player of the Year Logan Snyder, Riverside, SS, Sr., Robert Morris recruit carried the offensive load for the Panthers with a robust .513 batting average The ...

Softball: Hempfield pitcher picks Notre Dame

Published on Monday, 29 June 2015 2:00 pm

Morgan Ryan still has two seasons of high school softball in front of her, but the Hempfield ace has already picked who she will play for in college. Ryan, a rising junior, has made a verbal commitment ...

Softball: 2015 All-Area Team

Published on Sunday, 21 June 2015 11:00 am

PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Morgan Ryan • Hempfield • P • Sophomore When it came time to picking a player of the year in the WPIAL, youth was served. Ryan is only a sophomore, but she was a driving force in ...

Softball: 2015 All-Section Teams

Published on Sunday, 21 June 2015 11:00 am

(Selected by the Post-Gazette scholastic sports staff, based on voting by WPIAL coaches) WPIAL CLASS AAAA SECTION 1 Name - School - Pos. - Yr. Madeline Wensel - Norwin - C - Sr. Allyn Bezjak - Albert ...

Softball: Hempfield slips in PIAA semifinals

Published on Friday, 19 June 2015 5:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles the Hempfield softball team. (Photo: Hempfield's Jenna Osikowicz slides to grab a fly ball against North Allegheny in the WPIAL Class AAAA softball championship last month at ...

Softball: Trinity comes up a few runs short of state title

Published on Friday, 19 June 2015 5:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles the Trinity softball team. (Photo: Trinity High School players, from left, Kim Dunst, Lauren McGavitt, Maddie Rush and Sara Beecha show their team unity after losing to Bethlehem ...

Softball: Mistakes cost Deer Lakes in final

Published on Friday, 19 June 2015 5:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles the Deer Lakes softball team. "Deer Lakes could not have imagined itself to be in a better position than it was in the PIAA Class AA softball championship game. Not only did the ...

Alumni Update - Jen Bahm (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 17 June 2015 12:00 pm

DANBURY, Conn. -- Washington & Jefferson senior second baseman Jen Bahm was named a Second Team ECAC Division III South All-Star, announced the organization.   Bahm, a Mount Lebanon graduate, ...