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Neshannock High junior second baseman Marissa DeMatteo is a really good softball player. Veteran Lady Lancers coach Tracy Kimmel believes she’s more than that.
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So close, yet so far away. The Neshannock High softball team was stopped one game short in its quest for a third-straight appearance in the state championship game yesterday when it dropped a heartwrenching 5-4 decision in eight innings to Claysburg-Kimmel in the PIAA Class A semifinals at Hempfield Area High School.
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Photo Gallery, Story: Neshannock tops Burgettstown in PIAA softball playoffs
The Neshannock High softball team had to work a little harder the second time around. The Lady Lancers beat Burgettstown for the second time this season by securing a 6-1 win yesterday at North Allegheny High School in the PIAA Class A quarterfinals.
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Athletes of the Week: Neshannock girls softball team
The Neshannock High softball team knows all about pressure. After winning a PIAA Class AA championship in 2012 and capturing a WPIAL title following a drop to Single-A last year, the Lady Lancers have been playing under the microscope a lot the past two seasons.
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