Alumni Update - Giorgiana Zeremenko (Pitt)

Published on Thursday, 15 September 2016 12:00 pm

PITTBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh softball team opened fall exhibition play Sunday afternoon at Vartabedian Field in the Petersen Sports Complex, defeating Slippery Rock 15-1 and 9-1 in a doubleheader. ...

High School Notebook (Aug. 18, 2016)

Published on Thursday, 18 August 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "Jim Jaskowski coached Chartiers Valley to its first WPIAL baseball championship last season. Wednesday, he was informed his position will be opened. "It's ...

Softball: 2016 Honor Roll

Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 7:00 am

... Class A - Williams Valley 3, West Greene 2 All-Star Teams Softball: All-Area Teams Softball: All-Section Softball Teams  ...

Index: 2016 Softball Review

Published on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 7:00 am

Sports Town will review the 2015-16 school year during July. Today we will review the softball season. WPIAL Champs - Hempfield (AAAA), Mt. Pleasant (AAA), Ellwood City (AA), West Greene (A). PIAA Champs ...

Softball: 2016 North Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 7:00 am

Shaler senior pitcher Bri Dobson was perhaps the best two-way player in the WPIAL this season. She batted .543 with a school-record 12 homers, drove in 50 runs and struck out just once. On the mound, this ...

Softball: 2016 South Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 7:00 am

Canon-McMillan senior shortstop Linda Rush has been one of the most consistent players in the state over the last four years. The four-year starter boasted a .695 average and hit 13 homers and had 41 RBIs. ...

Softball: 2016 East Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 7:00 am

Hempfield made it back-to-back WPIAL Class AAAA titles this year and, unlike last season, the Spartans were able to finish the job in the state playoffs, bringing a PIAA title back home. Junior pitcher ...

Softball: 2016 West Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 7:00 am

... Knox. It was a year to remember for the West Allegheny softball program. West Allegheny was WPIAL runner-up and finished with a 20-3 record. The Indians edged South Fayette by one game to win the Section ...

Softball: 2016 North Photo Recap

Published on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2016 season. (Photo: Mars pitcher Niki Schlegel delivers a pitch against Beaver in ...

Softball: 2016 South Photo Recap

Published on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2016 season. (Photo: Elizabeth Forward starter Sarah Turek delivers a pitch against Belle ...

Softball: 2016 East Photo Recap

Published on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2016 season. (Photo: The Hempfield softball team celebrates after winning the PIAA ...

Softball: 2016 West Photo Recap

Published on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2016 season. (Photo: West Allegheny's Carli Eger pitches against Quaker Valley Monday afternoon. ...

Softball: More classes bring a WPIAL title within reach

Published on Friday, 15 July 2016 5:00 am

Brad Everett takes a look at how the new realignment will affect WPIAL softball teams next season. "The following is one in a series of reports looking at the WPIAL's realignment for the 2016-17 school ...

Softball: 2016 All-Section Teams

Published on Friday, 01 July 2016 5:00 am

(Selected by the Post-Gazette scholastic sports staff, based on voting by WPIAL coaches) WPIAL CLASS AAAA SECTION 1 Name - School - Pos. - Yr. Madi Stoner - Hempfield - C - Jr. Jenna Osikowicz - Hempfield ...

Softball: 2016 All-Area Team

Published on Sunday, 26 June 2016 5:00 am

PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Morgan Ryan • Hempfield • Pitcher • Junior For the second year in a row, Ryan takes home the Post-Gazette's top individual honor in WPIAL softball. A Notre Dame recruit and third-year ...

Post-Gazette girls team of the year: Hempfield softball

Published on Friday, 24 June 2016 5:00 am

Brian Batko profiles the Post-Gazette's Girls Team of the Year, the Hempfield softball team. (Photo: Hempfield players cheer as they receive their medals for winning the PIAA Class AAAA championship ...

Alumni Update - Sarah Blagg (Penn State-Behrend)

Published on Tuesday, 21 June 2016 12:00 pm

ERIE, Pa. – Sophomore Sarah Blagg and junior Shannon McDonnell (Fayston, VT/Harwood Union) each earned spots on the 2016 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South First Team. Third ...

Softball: Yough makes history with PIAA championship win

Published on Monday, 20 June 2016 2:00 pm

You couldn't blame Yough if it was heartbroken after being knocked out of the WPIAL Class AAA playoffs in the semifinal round. After all, the Cougars looked dominant during a regular season that included ...