Ella Menear put Mapletown on the swimming map when she won the school’s first state title. The sophomore won the gold medal when she finished first with a time of 54.99 in the 100-yard backstroke during the PIAA Class 2A Championships. Meaner also earned a bronze medal in the 200 individual …
MAPLETOWN — Sophomore Landan Stevenson rushed for 214 yards and three touchdowns on 32 carries, returned an interception 68 yards for a score and a punt 22 yards for a fifth TD Friday night as Mapletown ended the season with a 40-29 victory over Bentworth in the Class A Tri-County South Conference.
MAPLETOWN — Jordan Zuzak rushed for 234 yards on 14 carries and scored five touchdowns as California remained undefeated with a 49-18 victory over Mapletown in a Class A Tri-County South Conference game Friday night.
More than a half a century later, the legend of a pitching showdown between Richard Swinchock and Bob Clites still moves the emotions and stirs the memories of those who witnessed it.
After winning a state title in Missouri last season, Wyatt Henson has transferred back to Waynesburg High School.
MAPLETOWN — Greensburg Central Catholic scored 28 first-quarter points and cruised to a 47-27 non-conference win over Mapletown on Friday night.
Week Zero offered a lot. From no officials to Monday Night Football, here is what we learned from a busy opening week of the high school football season.
IMPERIAL – Drew Denham, Mapletown’s energetic girls basketball coach, shook his head in disbelief. He changed his lineup at almost every stoppage in play and encouraged his team. There just wasn’t anything he could do to get the ball to go into the basket.
The outcry from public school coaches and administrators has reached a fervor in Pennsylvania in the last decade as non-boundary schools have won what public schools say is a disproportionate number of district and state championships.
Several area volleyball teams have clinched a playoff berth. Others are hoping a final strong push will help them qualify for the postseason.
A showdown in Class 4A, injuries taking a toll and offenses look to stay hot as we move to the back half of the schedule.
ELLSWORTH — Trent Cavanaugh rushed for 229 yards and three touchdowns to pace Bentworth to a 49-0 victory over Mapletown in a Class A Tri-County South Conference game Friday night.
Several area players find themselves near the top of several statistical categories in WPIAL football. With mismatches mostly across the board, they could continue to move up those lists.
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.
There is a significant hole to fill in the Mapletown football team's offense. It measures 5,762 yards. That's how many yards the aptly named Dylan Rush ran for in the past four seasons with the Maples. The total includes a WPIAL single-game record 524 yards that was set last year.