Athlete of the Week: Meet Alexandra Fischer of Neshannock
The zone. It’s that special place batters can sometimes find themselves during the course of a season. The ball seems to be the size of a beach ball, a pitch left in the zone is greeted with authority and every hit seems to find a gap.
Neshannock reaches state final
The Neshannock High softball team has reached the state championship game with a 4-1 victory Tuesday over Southern Huntingdon. Check out our inning by inning updates.
PIAA Softball Playoffs: Neshannock wins; today's game postponed
Update: Neshannock's game against Southern Huntingdon, scheduled for 2 p.m. today, has been postponed by rain. It will be played at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Brockway.
PIAA Playoffs: Neshannock softball game postponed
Rain has postponed the Neshannock High softball team’s PIAA playoff game today. The Class A quarterfinal matchup with Claysburg-Kimmel has been rescheduled for 1 p.m. Friday at Everett High School.
Tim Kolodziej: For the Class of 2013, there’s no looking back — promise?
Congratulations, Class of 2013! You made it. Your last history lesson is history. Your last final — final. The unsure children who once needed help to climb the school bus steps will now stride confidently across the stage to receive their diplomas.
PIAA Playoffs: Neshannock must travel far for Thursday's matchup
The News has learned that the Neshannock softball team will face Claysburg-Kimmel at 12:30 p.m. Thursday in Everett. The game's site is a three-hour drive for the Lady Lancers — and just 35 minutes for their opponent.
Photo Gallery, Story: Neshannock softball team wins PIAA opener
The hits just keep coming for the Neshannock High softball team — and at just the right time. The Lady Lancers collected 14 hits en route to a 9-1 victory over Elk County Catholic in the opening round of the PIAA Class A playoffs at Hampton High School yesterday.
Distinguished Young Woman: Neshannock junior ‘extremely honored’ to win title
After weeks of preparation and a competitive contest, Miranda Nichols has been named Lawrence County’s 2014 Distinguished Young Woman. The Neshannock High School junior took the title at Saturday’s scholarship competition at Westminster College’s Orr Auditorium. She also earned a perfect attendance award.
Video, Photos, Story: Neshannock captures WPIAL softball championship
This time, the Neshannock High softball team didn’t leave Lilley Field empty-handed. The Lady Lancers pounded the ball at the plate, Neshannock pitcher Madison Shaffer was strong in the circle and the defense came through with some sparkling plays behind Shaffer.
Neshannock softball team wins WPIAL title!
WPIAL champions! That’s what you can call the Neshannock High girls softball team following today’s 10-4 win over Carmichaels. The game was played at California University’s Lilly Field.
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