McGuffey not only is tied for first place in its section. The Highlanders lead the entire WPIAL in a statistical category. That and West Greene's tough upcoming schedule and what local basketball teams would be playoff bound if the season ended today.
In the driver's seat most of the night, Fort Cherry cruises to a straight-set victory over Vincentian Academy to advance to the WPIAL Class A girls volleyball semifinals.
CALIFORNIA – As they raised the trophy over their heads, one word seemed appropriate for the members of the South Fayette High School girls cross country team.
McDONALD — Seton LaSalle made two second quarters stand for a 14-0 victory over Fort Cherry in a Class 2A Three Rivers Conference game.
In a Class A showdown between two of the top teams, Fort Cherry can't find a way to knock off defending champion Bishop Canevin.
In track, it typically always comes down to only a few seconds. Two neighboring Washington County schools found that out Friday at the PIAA Track & Field Championships at Shippensburg University.
A disqualification in last year's WPIAL Track & Field Championships left the Fort Cherry girls 1,600-meter relay team on the outside looking in for the state championships. Now, Fort Cherry makes its final trip on the vengeance tour: Shippensburg University.
There were multiple gold medals won by local boys at the WPIAL Track & Field Championships Thursday at Slippery Rock University.
WAYNESBURG — The Fort Cherry girls were too deep for the other three teams in the WPIAL Class AA team semifinal at Waynesburg, and that depth paid off Tuesday with a berth into the district team championship.
After a tough three-game stretch two weeks ago, Canon-McMillan is back on track. Trinity continues to out-hit opponents, two neighboring schools could be fighting of a final playoff spot and Carmichaels could make it interesting in Class 2A Section 3.
Keeping up to date with local college athletes in basketball, baseball, softball, wrestling and track and field.
FOX CHAPEL – The Fort Cherry girls volleyball team qualified for the PIAA tournament for the second time in three years after a 3-0 sweep of Greensburg Central Catholic in the Class A third-place consolation match Saturday morning at Fox Chapel High School.
Carmichaels grabs the highest seed out of the nine, local playoff teams with the second seed in the Class A playoffs.
Several area volleyball teams have clinched a playoff berth. Others are hoping a final strong push will help them qualify for the postseason.
After a nine-year hiatus from playing one another, Burgettstown convincingly handles Fort Cherry in a Three Rivers Conference game.
There isn't a shortage of important conference games in high school football this week. Belle Vernon hosts Thomas Jefferson, South Fayette travels to New Castle and neighbors Fort Cherry and Burgettstown meet for the first time since 2009.
An impressive debut for Charleroi coach Lance Getsy, big plays haunt Canon-McMillan again and why nobody is going to easily push Burgettstown around.
McDONALD — Zach Vincenti scored on a 10-yard touchdown run on Fort Cherry's first play of the second overtime as the Rangers outlasted visiting Carlynton, 21-14.
Kylie Airesman appears as sweet as the cookies she peddles as a Girl Scout but beware, she’s dangerous. She has recorded 413 kills on the volleyball court. She enters her senior season at Bishop Canevin on pace to reach No. 2 on the school’s all-time kills list. Currently, the McDonald nativ…