Led by pitcher Morgan Ryan, the Spartans were untouchable in the state playoffs, adding a PIAA title to their back-to-back WPIAL crowns.
Quips are only the 13th boys basketball team from the WPIAL to finish a season undefeated.
Coming in and out of school districts common for children of coaches.
Kirilloff will make his professional debut Friday for the Twins’ Elizabethon rookie team.
Miles Sanders was named most valuable player after a big performance for Pennsylvania in the Big 33 Classic win against Maryland.
The game ended when Vincentian relief pitcher Mark Cyterski got two strikeouts with the bases loaded.
Morgan Ryan matched Avon Grove star Maggie Balint, and Alexa Pastor hit a walk-off sacrifice fly to make the Spartans state champions.
Vincentian baseball and Hempfield softball had to wait an extra day to play the biggest games of their seasons because of inclement weather.
Vincentian Academy pitcher/outfielder Mark Cyterski and and Hempfield junior catcher Madi Stoner are the athletes of the week.
Kalp and two other Hempfield coaches are in their 70s and are having ”senior moments.”
Some of the best from the WPIAL and City League will try to lead Pennsylvania past Maryland in the prestigious all-star game Saturday.
Bridgers’ boys volleyball team rebounds to advance to PIAA final before falling short.
Vikings dominated in their tear to WPIAL and PIAA titles, and was inducted into the WPIAL Hall of Fame for their effort.
Jake Dixon is the Post-Gazette’s volleyball player of the year after a standout season with Black Hawks.
Seniors from Mt. Lebanon and Chartiers Valley emerge as the area’s best.
Jack Fullen steps down after 42 years as athletic director to take on new role with WPIAL.
Plum’s only two losses all season came in championship games.
Macy Mularski did the heavy lifting from the mound while Cassidy Pearce came through with a clutch hit to beat Lampeter-Strasburg.
The WPIAL champs’ best-ever season ends with a 3-2 loss to Williams Valley in state final.
Coach tries to protect Minnesota’s’ first-round pick so he doesn’t lose money when he signs a contract with Twins.
Maggie Balint is Pennsylvania’s best player three years running, but the Spartans are armed with experience, confidence and Morgan Ryan.
The Mustangs could not use their field or school to prepare for their PIAA championship appearance.
Cougars defeat Donegal, 1-0, to make state title game for first time in school history.
The Panthers’ six-game run of shutouts came to an end in a 1-0 loss to Bishop McCort, spurred by a complete game by Brett Seitz.
Kirilloff has two hits and Mustangs score five in the third to break open game against Marple Newton
Mark Cyterski was nearly perfect in a one-hit shutout of the WPIAL champion Eagles, putting the Royals in uncharted territory.
Pitcher Morgan Ryan’s settles down after first inning and slams door on Chambersburg for 2-0 win.
Panthers hurlers Michael Boswell, Vince Loccisano and Adam Jeannette are on a run that has never been seen before for a WPIAL baseball team.
The Bobcats beat the Bridgers for a title for the third time in four years.
Neshannock loses against Bishop McCort, relinquishing PIAA Class AA title.
Yough’s softball program moved into uncharted and historical waters after the Cougars beat Bellefonte.
Plum had 10 hits in the game, all singles.
Morgan Ryan was stellar as a pitcher and hitter as the Spartans got going early and never looked back in the Class AAAA quarterfinals.
Two of the four WPIAL baseball champions lost in the first round of states.
Bridgers and Northeastern, dominant teams in Class AA, meet for the PIAA championship.
Area teams finding it difficult to advance to the state finals when taking on more experienced eastern squads.
The Knights stunned Plum to cap an incredible run; Chartiers Valley’s Eddie Flohr made up for lost time; more on Riverside and Serra.
Championship teams look to future as players rise to top in postseason.
He is only the fifth player in the history of the WPIAL to be selected in the first round of the draft directly out of high school.
Serra Catholic outfielder Jason Cerniglia and Ellwood City pitcher Skyla Greco are the athletes of the week.
The Penn Trafford boys volleyball team’s dream run in the PIAA Class AAA tournament ended in Chambersburg after a valiant effort.
Potential first-round pick will skip live TV appearance from Seacaucus, N.J., so he can take part in PIAA playoff game Thursday.
Plum started the PIAA playoffs by rolling a strike against McDowell at Slippery Rock University.
Latrobe had trouble scoring against Hempfield in two regular-season games. Things were even worse for Latrobe in the PIAA playoffs.
Riverside’s pitching staff has been downright stingy, they haven’t given up a run in five playoff games.
Justin Wright stepped up at the plate and Matt Tarabek was solid on the mound to lift the Spartans past the Knights, 5-1.
Having won their first WPIAL title in May, Penn-Trafford is now moving on to the PIAA Class AAA volleyball semifinals.
All at once, the WPIAL has a special group of prep stars who have national reputations.
Morgan Ryan allowed four hits and received plenty of help from her defense in the Spartans’ 2-0 win against the Highlanders.
The Wolverines improved to 20-0 after a 10-0 victory against South Park in the WPIAL Class AA championship.