Gavin Frank went 2-for-2 with a triple and three RBI, Brian Martos drove in five runs and Avella remained undefeated with a 14-2 thumping of host Northgate in a five-inning non-section game Thursday.
MONESSEN – In a fiery and feisty WPIAL Class A girls basketball fifth-place consolation game, in which the winner would survive and advance to the PIAA tournament while the losing team would see its season end, Monessen protected its home court Wednesday night and earned a state berth with a…
Ava Frank scored 17 points as No. 10 Avella beat No. 6 Eden Christian, 53-51, in a WPIAL Class A girls basketball consolation game at Keystone Oaks.
The 2023 WPIAL Rifle Individual Championships were held Thursday at Dormont-Mt. Lebanon Sportsmen’s Club in Canonsburg and McGuffey’s Riley Dunn accomplished what only two others shooters have ever done.
Avella girls basketball player is the Observer-Reporter's Athlete of the Week.
One of the longest streaks in WPIAL basketball came to an end Thursday night.
McGuffey 63, Avella 49: McGuffey’s Taylor Schumacher scored a game-high 25 points, leading the Highlanders into the championship game of their own tournament with a 63-49 first-round win over Avella on Tuesday night.
HOUSTON — Terry Fetsko passed for two touchdowns and ran for another score as Chartiers-Houston ended its season with a 35-6 win over Avella in the Class A Black Hills Conference on Friday night.
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AVELLA — Brodie Kuzior scored four touchdowns to help Burgettstown roll to a 45-14 victory over Avella in a Class A Black Hills Conference game Friday night.
McDONALD — Shane Cornali caught one scoring pass and returned an interception 84 yards for a touchdown as Fort Cherry defeated Avella 42-8 in a Class A Black Hills Conference game Friday night.
AVELLA — Cole Jaworowski passed for two touchdowns and ran for another, and Avella held Carlynton scoreless in the second half as the Eagles picked up their first victory of the season, 22-14, in a non-conference game Friday night.
AVELLA — Raequan Troutman scored five touchdowns and Cornell won a Class A Black Hills Conference opener over Avella, 48-0, Friday night.
AVELLA — Landan Stevenson rushed for 137 yards on just 7 carries and scored 4 touchdowns to lead Mapletown to a 49-0 win over Avella Friday.
AVELLA — Vitali Daniels scored three touchdowns to power Bentworth past Avella, 21-7 in a non-conference game Friday night.
MAPLETOWN — Landan Stevenson rushed for 174 yards and three touchdowns, A.J. Vanata added two scores and Mapletown blanked Avella, 42-0, Friday night.
The Washington-Greene Co. Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame will hold inductions Sunday at the Hilton Garden Inn, Southpointe. The event is sold out.
Avella bumped to tougher conference, Big Macs down to 5-team league; C-H drops to Class A with a thud
AVELLA — Monessen clinched a Class A playoff berth with a hard-fought 14-6 victory over Avella in a Tri-County South Conference game Friday.
CARMICHAELS — Trenton Carter ran for three touchdowns, passed for another and Carmichaels rolled to 63-22 victory over Avella in a Class A Tri-County South Conference game Friday night.
AVELLA — KJ Rush ran for a one touchdown, passed for another and threw a pair of two-point conversion passes in Avella's 22-point fourth quarter as the Eagles rallied for a 30-21 victory over visiting Bentworth in a Class A Tri-County South Conference game Friday night.
AVELLA — Mapletown scored in only two quarters but the Maples did enough damage in those periods to defeat Avella 45-16 in a Class A Tri-County South Conference game Friday night.
AVELLA — West Greene quarterback Wesley Whipkey threw for three first-quarter touchdowns and rushed for another as the Pioneers earned a 48-0 victory over Avella Friday night.
JEFFERSON — Cole Jones passed for two touchdowns and ran for another, and Josh Wise returned an interception for a score, as Jefferson-Morgan won for the first time this season, defeating Avella 32-0 in a penalty-filled Tri-County South Conference opener Friday night at Parker Field.
AVELLA — So far, so good for Burgettstown High School's football team.
McDONALD — Maddox Truschel accounted for four touchdowns as Fort Cherry trounced Avella 49-8 in a non-conference game Friday night at Jim Garry Stadium.
MAPLETOWN — A.J. Vanata and Landan Stevenson each ran for two touchdowns, and Brody Evans caught two scoring passes from Max Vanata, as Mapletown won its opener, 42-8 over Avella in a nonconference game Friday night.
Consistency is what sets Alayna Walther apart from the competition. It’s her calling card.
MONESSEN – Monessen’s girls basketball team christened Major Corley Court Monday night with a season-opening 61-40 win over Avella in Section 2-A.
McGuffey gets season-opening win, plans on being unbeaten for a few weeks.
Freshman quarterback Brad Birch passed for four touchdowns and ran for another score — all in the first half — and Jeannette scored twice on returns as the Jayhawks rolled to a 62-14 victory over Avella in a Class A first-round playoff game Friday night.
AVELLA — A pair of second-quarter touchdowns were all that Avella needed Friday night as the Eagles played terrific defense and dominated the field position to stun Carmichaels 14-7 and clinch a WPIAL Class A playoff berth out of the Tri-County South Conference.
Not all WPIAL football playoff scenarios will be determined by the close of play Friday night.
ELLSWORTH – Seth Adams threw two touchdown passes in the first four minutes of Bentworth’s 26-point second quarter, Owen Petrisek had three touchdown runs and Trevor Richardson booted two field goals as the Bearcats defeated Avella 41-31 Thursday night in a Class A Tri-County South Conferenc…
Noah Markle had two short touchdown runs, including the game-winner with 7:42 remaining, as Avella pulled out a 13-7 victory over Mapletown in a Class A Tri-County South Conference game Friday night.
The Trojans jumped out to a 28-0 lead in the first quarter and didn’t have much trouble handing Avella its first loss, 55-16, in a Class A Tri-County South Conference game.
The only matchup of two local undefeated high school football teams tonight is in Avella.
AVELLA — Kenneth Rush completed 12 of 14 passes for 196 yards and threw a pair of second-half scoring tosses as Avella remained unbeaten with a 26-8 victory over Jefferson-Morgan in a Class A Tri-County South Conference game Friday night.
Avella DB is Observer-Reporter Athlete of the Week
Alayna Walther of Avella put the finishing touches on an impressive season by winning the PIAA State Scholastic Smallbore Prone Championship.
The WPIAL approved a new scheduling format and it’s designed to prevent teams from pitching their ace against the same section opponent twice in a season
The WPIAL announced new members to its hall of fame Tuesday morning, including with ties to Washington County.
West Greene plays Kennedy Catholic in the first round of the state tournament for the second consecutive year.
Avella junior shoots her way to a state title.