Alumni Update - Staci Schrecongost (Edinboro)

Published on Wednesday, 25 February 2015 1:30 pm

  YORK, Pa. – The PSAC Swimming Championships wrapped up on Sunday at the York YMCA Aquatic Club. The Edinboro women finished in seventh place out of 13 teams. West Chester won its ninth straight ...

Swimming: North Allegheny sweeps WPIAL Class AAA titles

Published on Sunday, 22 February 2015 5:00 am

Megan Ryan covered Saturday's WPIAL swimming championships. "The North Allegheny swim teams could barely fit along one end of Pitt's Trees Pool for a celebratory jump in, let alone squeeze on the top ...

Swimming: WPIAL championships begin

Published on Saturday, 21 February 2015 5:00 am

Megan Ryan covered Friday's WPIAL swimming championships. "It must be hard to swim against North Allegheny. The girls team built a nearly 200-point cushion over second-place Upper St. Clair, winning ...

Swimming: West Allegheny girls dominate MAC meet

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 9:15 am

There was plenty of drama in individual races and relays but when it came to the MAC girls swimming and diving team title race, the Indians put things out of reach relatively early. When it was all said ...

Swimming: Hempfield boys edge Penn-Trafford at invitational

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 8:30 am

... of sophomores, Zach Rulli, Zane Wilson and Cole Stinebiser to swim the event in 3:23.23 and win the event and invitational. Hempfield could never relax during the meet as Franklin Regional finished only ...

Swimming: West Feature Athlete - Beaver Falls' Logan Minto

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 8:15 am

Name: Logan Minto School: Beaver Falls Grade: 11 Sport: Swimming Background: Beaver Falls junior Logan Minto made a splash at the MAC swimming championships last week. She won the 50 freestyle event, ...

Swimming: One upset down, one to go for Mt. Lebanon boys

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 7:45 am

There were not many people outside the Mt. Lebanon boys swim team who thought it had a chance at a section title this season. After all the Blue Devils compete in the same section as WPIAL juggernaut Upper ...

Swimming: Ellwood City's Petrak adds name to MAC record book

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 7:30 am

... Petrak, an independent swimmer from Ellwood City, swam the 100 freestyle in 53.05, pushing one of the fastest records at the event to the brink Her time was fast enough to win the event at MACs by 2.25 ...

Swimming: Ambridge tandem has strong MAC meet

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 7:15 am

There are not enough swimmers from Ambridge to have a team or relays but that is not stopping sophomore Tony Kraus and senior Alec Kanai from posting fast times and tallying points at big meets. The duo ...

Swimming: Time change for today's WPIAL championships

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 7:00 am

Things will be heating up inside the University of Pittsburgh's Trees Pool on Friday and Saturday, but the WPIAL has announced they will delay the Friday start times due to weather. The Class AA championships ...

Swimming: West Allegheny ready for step up in pool

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 6:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles the West Allegheny swimming team. "After Oakland Catholic won its 11th consecutive WPIAL Class AA girls swimming team title in 2010, the Eagles were swept up and sent packing to ...

Swimming: Mount Pleasant girl has her eyes on a title

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 6:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles Mount Pleasant swimmer Fallon Nelson. "Mount Pleasant senior Fallon Nelson has gone through all the prep work to win a WPIAL Class AA individual swimming title. "You don't really ...

Swimming: Mt. Lebanon hopes to ride upset to WPIAL gains

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 6:00 am

Nicholas Tolomeo profiles the Mt. Lebanon swim team. "Before the final section meet of the season, one that would decide the section title, Mt. Lebanon boys swimming coach Tom Donati looked over at senior ...

Swimming: Mars boys out to repeat last year's exploits

Published on Friday, 20 February 2015 6:00 am

Nicholas Tolomeo profiles the Mars swim team. "The Mars Area High School boys swimming team — one of the smallest numbers-wise in the WPIAL — capturing section, WPIAL and PIAA titles last season seemed ...