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 ...

Softball: 2016 PIAA Playoffs at a Glance

Published on Friday, 17 June 2016 6:30 pm

Class AAAA Championship – June 17 Hempfield 1, Avon Grove 0 (8 innings) Semifinals - June 13 Hempfield 2, Chambersburg 0 Avon Grove 4, Hazleton 2 Quarterfinals – June 9 Western Region Chambersburg ...

Softball: West Greene falls in PIAA Class A championship

Published on Friday, 17 June 2016 5:00 am

... 3-2, on a two-out, walk-off base hit in the seventh inning Thursday morning to win the PIAA Class A softball championship at Penn State. After winning the first WPIAL championship in team history and ...

Xtra Points (June 17, 2016)

Published on Friday, 17 June 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has this week's Xtra Points Notebook. (Photo: Bob Kalp is 71 and a retired chemistry teacher, but he continues to coach softball and this year led Hempfield to the PIAA Class AAAA championship ...

Athletes of the Week (June 17, 2016)

Published on Friday, 17 June 2016 5:00 am

This week's Athletes of the Week are Vincentian baseball player Mark Cyterski and Hempfield softball player Madi Stoner. "Mark Cyterski, Vincentian Academy This week: Cyterski, a senior, pitched the ...

Alumni Update - Shelby Noel (Saint Vincent)

Published on Thursday, 16 June 2016 12:00 pm

DANBURY, Conn. - Sophomore first baseman Shelby Noel was named a Division III All-ECAC South Softball selection, the organization announced Wednesday. Noel was picked to the honor when the Eastern ...

Softball: 2016 PIAA Class AAAA Championship Preview

Published on Thursday, 16 June 2016 3:00 am

The game: PIAA Class AAAA championship The teams: Hempfield vs. Avon Grove Where and when: Nittany Lion Softball Park, Penn State, Thursday, 5:30 p.m. Hempfield Spartans Record: 24-2 District finish: ...

Softball: 2016 PIAA Class AAA Championship Preview

Published on Thursday, 16 June 2016 3:00 am

The game: PIAA Class AAA championship The teams: Yough vs. Lampeter-Strasburg Where and when: Nittany Lion Softball Park, Penn State, Thursday, 12:30 p.m. Yough Cougars Record: 21-3 District finish: ...

Softball: 2016 PIAA Class A Championship Preview

Published on Thursday, 16 June 2016 3:00 am

The game: PIAA Class A championship The teams: West Greene vs. Williams Valley Where and when: Nittany Lion Softball Park, Penn State, Thursday, 10 a.m. West Greene Pioneers Record: 26-1 District finish: ...