Index: 2014 Softball Review

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 7:00 am

Sports Town will review the 2013-14 school year during July. Today we will review the softball season. WPIAL Champs - Shaler (AAAA), Thomas Jefferson (AAA), Beaver (AA), Neshannock (A). PIAA Champs - ...

Softball: 2014 North Season Recap

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 7:00 am

Shaler Area climbed back to the top of the WPIAL Class AAAA softball world this season, winning a third WPIAL title and first in nearly a decade. Coach Skip Palmer guided a young team to a share of the ...

Softball: 2014 South Season Recap

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 7:00 am

Thomas Jefferson stole the headlines in the WPIAL postseason this season. In a year filled of upsets and surprise stories, no story was more surprising than the Jaguars, winners of three games last season, ...

Softball: 2014 East Season Recap

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 7:00 am

... said. "Obviously, we wish we could have continued, but I told the girls they have a lot to be proud of. I think every year we tell them there is a good reputation for Latrobe softball. "We have built ...

Softball: 2014 West Season Recap

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 7:00 am

Beaver Area captured its first ever WPIAL championship, winning the WPIAL Class AA title with an undefeated record. The Bobcats did it by beating the only other undefeated team remaining, Deer Lakes. Beaver ...

Softball: 2014 North Photo Recap

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014 season. (Photo: Tiffany Edwards had a 19-2 record and 1.60 ERA last season for ...

Softball: 2014 South Photo Recap

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014 season. (Photo: Paige Flore has put up some very impressive numbers pitching for ...

Softball: 2014 East Photo Recap

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014 season. (Photo: Senior left-hander Kim Mignogna provides a veteran presence in the ...

Softball: 2014 West Photo Recap

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature softball teams from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014 season. (Photo: Senior right-hander Olivia Dixon is one of three hurlers sharing the ...

Softball: Area players named to all-state teams

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 6:00 pm

The WPIAL didn't produce a state softball champion in 2014, but it did provide a good amount of all-state players. South Side Beaver's Connor McGaffic headed the group, as she was named the Class A Player ...

Alumni: Point Park honors Seton-LaSalle grad

Published on Thursday, 10 July 2014 6:00 am

... basketball and softball for the Pioneers from 1983-87, had an illustrious career for the Pioneers in both sports. Life has changed considerably since her college days — she is working in merchandising ...

Softball: 2014 All-Area Team

Published on Sunday, 22 June 2014 5:00 am

PLAYER OF THE YEAR Abby McCartney (Canon-McMillan, Outfield, Jr.) Softball is often dominated by pitchers. But as an outfielder, McCartney dominated with her defense and hitting. She hit .575 and was ...

Softball: 2014 WPIAL All-Section Teams

Published on Sunday, 22 June 2014 5:00 am

Selected by the Post-Gazette scholastic sports staff, based on voting by WPIAL and City League coaches. WPIAL CLASS AAAA SECTION 1 Name - School - Pos. - Yr. Maddy Wensel - Norwin - C - Jr. Angela Buccilli ...

Softball: 2014 North All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 19 June 2014 6:00 am

Here are the 2014 North softball All-Stars. Player of the Year Brianna Dobson, Shaler Area, Pitcher, Soph. - Hit .540 with nine home runs, 17-4 as a pitcher with 1.30 ERA The Others Mary Funderlich, ...

Softball: 2014 South All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 19 June 2014 6:00 am

Here are the 2014 South softball All-Stars. Player of the Year Abby McCartney, Canon-McMillan, Outfielder, Jr. - Hit team-high .575 with 45 RBS for WPIAL Class AAAA finalists The Others Olivia Lorusso, ...

Softball: 2014 East All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 19 June 2014 6:00 am

Here are the 2014 East softball All-Stars. Player of the Year Claire Oberdorf, Greensburg Salem, Shortstop, Jr. - Her 10 home runs were a single-season school record for 18-3 Lions The Others Kasey ...

Softball: 2014 West All-Stars

Published on Thursday, 19 June 2014 6:00 am

Here are the 2014 West softball All-Stars. Player of the Year Casey Farkasovsky, Beaver Area, Pitcher, Soph. - Was 14-0, hit eight home runs, led team in RBIs on its way to WPIAL title The Others Connor ...

Baseball: 2014 PIAA Playoffs at a Glance

Published on Saturday, 14 June 2014 12:14 am

PIAA CLASS AAAA Championship La Salle College 4, Conestoga 2 (8 innings) Semifinals Western Region Conestoga 3, Seneca Valley 2 Eastern Region La Salle College 3, Spring-Ford 0 Quarterfinals Western ...

Softball: 2014 PIAA Playoffs at a Glance

Published on Saturday, 14 June 2014 12:12 am

PIAA CLASS AAAA Championship Souderton 8, Lower Dauphin 3 Semifinals Western Region Souderton 2, DuBois 0 Eastern Region Lower Dauphin 8, Parkland 7 (8 innings) Quarterfinals Western Region Souderton ...