Alumni Update - Nicholas Smith (Westminster)

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 12:00 pm

GREENVILLE, Pa. - Westminster College senior swimmer Nicholas Smith was named the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Men's Swimmer/Diver of the Week. Smith, an Indiana graduate, won the 1000 ...

Swimming: Norwin grad sets records at Saint Vincent

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 6:00 am

Rick Davis profiles Norwin graduate Zach Ligus, who is now a standout swimmer at Saint Vincent. "In a sport where the length of a fingernail can mean the difference between first and third place, Zach ...

Alumni Update - Marissa Frollo (Saint Vincent)

Published on Wednesday, 12 November 2014 4:03 pm

... Saturday's quad at York, she earn wins in the 50 free (25.13) and 100 free (56.29) and swam on the winning 400 free (3:46.18) relay. The Penn Hills graduate earned PAC Women's Swimmer/Diver of the Week. ...

Alumni Update - Matthew Baurle (Westminster)

Published on Wednesday, 12 November 2014 12:00 pm

... Stahara, Steven Brooks and Brad Kolesar. Westminster improved to 3-0 on the season with the win. The Penn-Trafford graduate earned PAC Swimmer/Diver of the Week. (photo courtesy of Westminster ...

Varsity Notebook (Oct. 24, 2014)

Published on Friday, 24 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's edition of Varsity Notebook. "One more victory and the Aliquippa football team will have a string of perfection seldom seen in the history of the WPIAL. Aliquippa takes an ...

Alumni Update: Zach Ligus (Saint Vincent)

Published on Sunday, 05 October 2014 12:00 pm

... with Adam Tran, Kyle Garase and Alex Bolen to win the 400 free relay (3:16.86). The Norwin graduate earned PAC Swimmer/Diver of the Week. (photo courtesy of Saint Vincent College) ...

Alumni Update - Mike Magdic (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 01 October 2014 12:00 pm

WASHINGTON, Pa. -- The Washington & Jefferson men's water polo team picked up a pair of victories over Mercyhurst and Gannon to run its winning streak to five games. The Presidents improve ...

Boys Swimming & Diving: 2013-14 Honor Roll

Published on Sunday, 27 July 2014 7:00 am

Team Champions WPIAL Class AAA - North Allegheny 373.5 WPIAL Class AA - Mars 233 PIAA Class AAA - LaSalle College 280 PIAA Class AA - Mars 152

Girls Swimming & Diving: 2013-14 Honor Roll

Published on Saturday, 26 July 2014 7:00 am

Team Champions WPIAL Class AAA - North Allegheny 471 WPIAL Class AA - West Allegheny 227 PIAA Class AAA - Hershey 279 PIAA Class AA - Villa Maria Academy 220

Index: 2013-14 Swimming & Diving Review

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 7:00 am

Sports Town will review the 2013-14 school year during the next three weeks. Today we will review the swimming & diving season. Boys WPIAL Team Champs - North Allegheny (AAA), Mars (AA). Boys PIAA ...

Boys Swimming & Diving: 2014 North Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 7:00 am

There are as many pools on the planet Mars as there is at Mars Area High School but that did not stop the Mars varsity boys swimming team from putting together one of the best underdog stories in recent ...

Boys Swimming & Diving: 2014 South Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 7:00 am

Upper St. Clair's Ryan Dudzinski, a swimmer from a strong swimming program and from a strong swimming family, etched his name in the state record book with a record-breaking performance in the 100 butterfly ...

Boys Swimming & Diving: 2014 East Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 7:00 am

A strong Hempfield swimming program usually takes center stage at the Westmoreland County Coaches Association meet but often times gets lost in the shuffle at the WPIAL meet behind programs such as Upper ...

Boys Swimming & Diving: 2014 West Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 7:00 am

West Allegheny junior Jarod Kehl, already established as one of the premier swimmers in the states after two years at Montour, made a gigantic impact on the West Allegheny boys team this year after transferring. ...

Girls Swimming & Diving: 2014 North Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 7:00 am

... Root and Jade Song won gold in the 200 freestyle relay. And Du, McGrath, Churman and Soulia completed the NA gold-medal relay sweep with a WPIAL record swim in the 500 freestyle relay. The NA depth was ...

Girls Swimming & Diving: 2014 South Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 7:00 am

... career with one of her best swims yet, swimming the 50 freestyle in WPIAL record-time of 23.21 to win WPIAL gold and hold off her rival, Franklin Regional senior Alyssa Ruffing (23.77). Ford doubled her ...

Girls Swimming & Diving: 2014 East Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 7:00 am

... swimming with her high school team, Norwin junior Kathryn Painter rejoined her team this year and had a banner season. She set school records in the 200 individual medley and 500 freestyle at the Westmoreland ...

Girls Swimming & Diving: 2014 West Season Recap

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 7:00 am

The West Allegheny girls swimming and diving team captured their second WPIAL title in four years, edging South Fayette 227-199 in the WPIAL Class AA team standings. West Allegheny was led by many strong ...