New Castle News


October 1, 2013

Fall Sports: A roundup of action from September 30


NEW CASTLE — Boys golf

Dugan paces ’Canes

Ryan Dugan shot a 39 for New Castle in a 191-214 Section 5, Division 3 loss to Montour on the back nine at Sylvan Heights.

Gino Quahliero was next with a 41 for the Red Hurricane (3-8, 3-8) and Nick Malizia added a 42. Robert Natale contributed a 43 and Kyle Smith notched a 49.

Spartans prevail

Nick Peluso shot a 37 to lead Laurel to a 215-238 Section 5, Division 2 win over Riverside on the front nine at Connoquenessing Country Club.

Evan Long followed with a 43 for the Spartans (11-0, 12-0) and Colton Brown contributed a 44. Nolan Firmi posted a 45 and Tucker Skerbetz added a 46.


Mohawk falls

The Lady Warriors dropped a 25-12, 25-4, 25-12 Section 1-AA road decision to Hopewell.

Maria Fleck slammed nine kills for Mohawk (2-6, 4-6) and Malea Tress contributed eight assists.

Mohawk lost the JV match, 25-18, 25-20.

Riah Yost delivered four kills for the Lady Warriors and Ashley McConnell contributed five assists.

Wilmington wins

The Lady Greyhounds rolled to a 25-9, 25-18, 17-25, 25-16 nonregion home win over Laurel.

Cassidy Marett collected 17 points, 19 assists and 13 digs to lead Wilmington (8-0), while Katherine Clark recorded 15 points and 12 digs.

Tessa Sikora supplied five points, 17 kills and three blocks. Alana Romeo registered eight points and five digs, while Stephanie Parker provided eight points, 11 digs and four kills.

Jamie Thompson tallied four points and seven digs. Madeline Whiting slammed four kills.

Mackenzie Mraz paced Laurel (7-4) with 13 points, eight kills and four aces. Rachael Baker was next with 11 points and three aces.

Laurel won the JV match, 22-25, 25-23, 15-11.

Stephanie Telesz tallied eight points and four aces for the Lady Spartans and Kristan Fedrizzi notched eight markers. Shelby Miles added nine kills.

Alana Romeo recorded 11 points, nine digs and nine assists for the Lady Greyhounds and Rachel Vernon served up eight points with five digs and five kills.

Amanda Lewis was next with seven digs and five kills, and Julia Strobel chipped in four markers, seven digs and five assists.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
  • Taggart.jpg Arsonists damage New Castle’s football field

    With the New Castle football team just days away from the start of practice, vandals have hit Taggart Stadium. Someone set fire to artificial turf at the stadium and damaged a blocking sled the team uses in practice.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • pennstate.jpg Big 10 commission noncommittal on Penn State sanction cuts

    Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany took a non-committal stance on an effort by five Pennsylvania Congressmen to rescind sanctions against Penn State for its handling of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal.


    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • SteelersSpence.jpg Steelers LB Spence caps lengthy comeback

    The whistle blew and Sean Spence sprinted forward, each cathartic step distancing the linebacker from the horrific knee injury that threatened to end his NFL career before it even really began.


    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wheaton.jpg Steelers' Wheaton eyeing chance after tough rookie year

    Markus Wheaton realizes the pressure is there, but he doesn’t mind.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Polanco.jpg Harrison’s four hits leads Pirates past Rockies, 7-5

    Josh Harrison had four hits, including a tiebreaking homer, to help the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies 7-5 on Sunday. Gregory Polanco and Travis Snider also went deep for the Pirates, who avoided being swept in Colorado for the second straight season.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pirates Rockies Baseb_Fusc.jpg Anderson leads Rockies over Pirates 8-1

    Brett Anderson pitched effectively into the seventh inning for his first win in more than a year and the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1 on Friday night.


    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • MANGINO.jpg Mangino finding new home at Iowa State

     The first time Iowa State defensive end Cory Morrissey saw Mark Mangino, the former Kansas coach and current ISU offensive coordinator stopped him in his tracks.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pirates.jpg Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1

    Josh Harrison had two hits with two RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates jumped on Dan Haren early in a 6-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Aloi.jpg Aloi's PIAA eligibility hearing postponed

    The wait continues for Nick Aloi. Aloi, who transferred from Ellwood City Lincoln High to Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School on Jan. 21, still does not know if he will get to play a full season for the Leopards’ basketball team

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pirates.jpg Polanco, Walker lift Pirates over Dodgers 12-7

    Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a solo home run and a tiebreaking two-run single, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 12-7 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

Shoot For 2
House Ads
Photo of the Day