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  • 02.jpg Photo Gallery, Story: Mohawk soccer team falls in overtime

    For the second-straight match, the Mohawk High defense was perfect through regulation. Sewickley Academy needed a few extra minutes to capitalize. Last night in overtime, the Lady Panthers finally converted on one of their numerous scoring chances to post a 1-0 win over the Lady Warriors in a WPIAL Class A girls soccer semifinal at Ambridge High’s Moe Rubenstein Stadium.

    November 1, 2012 1 Photo 1 Slideshow

  • Boys Soccer: Wilmington’s season comes to an end

    A promising season came to a sour end for the Wilmington High boys soccer team last night. The Greyhounds mustered no offense and allowed two second-half goals in a 2-0 District 10, Class AA quarterfinal-round loss to Saegertown at General McLane High School.

    November 1, 2012

  • Maxwell.jpg Athlete of the Week: Laurel’s Emily Maxwell turns running joke into WPIAL gold

    Emily Maxwell was focused when she reached the finish line at the WPIAL Cross Country Championships last week. So focused, in fact, that she missed one important thing — she won. “It didn’t hit me that I won until making the tape,” Maxwell said.

    October 31, 2012 1 Photo

  • HOF.jpg Hurricane Sandy: Storm postpones playoff action

    Hurricane Sandy got the best of the playoff action Monday night. District 10 and WPIAL postseason games were rescheduled as the storm began to unleash its fury. The Wilmington High boys District 10, Class AA quarterfinal-round soccer matchup against Saegertown was moved to 5 p.m. Wednesday at General McLane.

    October 30, 2012 1 Photo 1 Slideshow 3 Stories

  • HOF.jpg Girls Cross Country: Wilmington qualifies for PIAA Championships

    The Wilmington High girls cross country team didn’t let the conditions bother them Saturday. The squad just pushed through and qualified for the PIAA Championships.

    October 29, 2012 1 Photo

  • 09.jpg Photo Gallery, Story: Laurel, Shenango cross country teams lead local runners at WPIAL Championships

    The heat proved to be the toughest opponent for runners at the WPIAL Cross Country Championships at Cooper’s Lake yesterday. The Laurel and Shenango high girls teams were able to keep their cool, finishing in first and second place, respectively, in the Class A race to qualify for the PIAA Championships.

    October 26, 2012 1 Photo 1 Slideshow

  • WPIAL Volleyball Playoffs: Neshannock girls fall to OLSH

    It takes a lot of lessons learned in order to become an elite program in any sport. Last night, the Neshannock High girls volleyball team got a first-hand experience at what is required to play at the highest level in a WPIAL Class A first-round playoff defeat at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart.

    October 26, 2012

  • Girls Volleyball: Wilmington ends season on high note

    The Wilmington High girls volleyball team closed the season in style last night. Cassidy Marett rolled up 14 points, six aces, six kills, 11 assists and three digs in the Lady Greyhounds’ 25-9, 25-12, 25-11 District 10, Region 3-AA road win over Sharon.

    October 26, 2012

  • HOF.jpg WPIAL Soccer Playoffs: Mohawk girls win in shootout

    The postseason journey continues for the Mohawk High girls soccer team. And, it’ll stretch into November. Last night, the Lady Warriors assured themselves of at least two more playoff matches with a 1-0 win over Seton-La Salle in a WPIAL Class A quarterfinal match at West Allegheny High School’s Joe P. DeMichela Stadium.

    October 25, 2012 1 Photo

  • WPIAL Volleyball Playoffs: Shenango girls top California

    The Shenango High girls volleyball team continued down the road to victory last night. However, this time the ride was a little more bumpy than the team would have liked.

    October 25, 2012

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