Franklin Regional girls basketball outlasted by Armstrong
January 23, 2018
Armstrong girls basketball coach Kirk Lorigan was glad to see his team outdo its scoring average (45.6 points per game) and get a victory on

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Coaches, players reunite on Westmoreland basketball courts
High school basketball season in Westmoreland County has been about getting reacquainted. Relationships seem to be sewn tight into the county's fabric, no matter where

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High school roundup for Jan. 22: Allderdice boys take down Class 5A No. 1 Mars
Allderdice boys basketball flexed its City League muscles Monday night. Just three days after defeating Westinghouse in a league showdown, the Dragons took down one

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Quaker Valley vs. New Castle Round 2 part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
January 22, 2018
Quaker Valley boys basketball remains undefeated at 11-0 overall and atop a tough Section 2-4A through the midway point of section play. Defending Class 4A

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Franklin Regional’s Cavanaugh shows versatility in pool
Patrick Cavanaugh knows what it is like to compete at the WPIAL swimming championships in both individual and relay events. He earned a sixth-place medal

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Franklin Regional girls eye improvement in 2nd half
Although the Franklin Regional girls basketball team carries a winning record of 8-7 through its first 15 games, the section slate has been a challenge

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Westmoreland high school week ahead: Week of Jan. 22, 2018
January 21, 2018
MONDAY Girls basketball Tasked with having to rally from a slow start, Greensburg Central Catholic (7-6, 6-2 Section 3-2A) has answered the call. The Centurions

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WPIAL roundup: Top-ranked Trinity girls beat Upper St. Clair
Riley DeRubbo had 16 points and eight assists as Class 5A No. 1 Trinity (13-3) beat Upper St. Clair (6-6), 63-46, in nonsection play. Alayna

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Westmoreland roundup: Belle Vernon boys top Monessen
January 20, 2018
In nonsection play, Cameron Nusser scored 25 points and hit five 3-pointers to lead Class 4A No. 5 Belle Vernon (10-4) to a 73-60 victory

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High school roundup for Jan. 19: North Hills boys upset No. 4 Butler
January 19, 2018
Kam Taylor scored 35 points, including 19 in third quarter as North Hills upset No. 4 Butler, 82-55, in a Section 1-6A boys basketball game

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Derry to be shorthanded for section tournament
Derry wrestling coach Mike Weinell feels his second-ranked Trojans can compete with anyone in Class AA when healthy. But when the team tournament begins Wednesday,

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Franklin Regional boys coach rips team despite win against Greensburg Salem
January 17, 2018
Maybe it's the next game looming against No. 2 Moon or the one after that in a rematch at second-place Highlands. Whatever it is, Franklin

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Wrestling notebook: Section tournament berths up for grabs Wednesday
January 16, 2018
There is a lot on the line Wednesday for the final wrestling section matches in the WPIAL. Section titles and section team tournament berths are

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Franklin Regional swimming and diving team members eye additional qualifying performances
The Franklin Regional swimming and diving teams always are well represented at the WPIAL championships at Pitt's Trees Pool. That is expected to be the

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Franklin Regional hockey hopes loss will serve as wake-up call
January 15, 2018
When Franklin Regional headed into the holiday break atop the standings in the Class AA South/East Division, coach Brian Kurtz said his Panthers had been

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Westmoreland high school week ahead: Week of Jan. 15, 2018
Highlights of the week ahead in Westmoreland high school sports: MONDAY Girls basketball After absorbing its first section loss, Belle Vernon (8-4, 5-1) hits the

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Westmoreland basketball notebook: Kallock among Greensburg Salem’s all-time scorers
January 12, 2018
Greensburg Salem junior combo-guard Megan Kallock is on her way to chasing some of the big names on the program's scoring list. Only a junior,

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Stonecheck provides physical presence for section-leading Franklin Regional
January 10, 2018
Hunter Stonecheck knows he gets under the skin of opponents, thrives on it even. A grin forms slowly as he discusses his ire-inspiring game, like

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Westmoreland athletes of the week: Franklin Regional’s Colton Camacho, Norwin’s Olivia Gribble
Colton Camacho School: Franklin Regional Sport: Wrestling Class: Junior Claim to fame: Camacho (19-2) earned his third Westmoreland County Coaches Association championship, winning the 132-pound

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Penn-Trafford hockey tops Franklin Regional for 3rd straight victory
January 8, 2018
Some tweaking here and there by coach Rob Baker has helped to provide the Penn-Trafford hockey team with a vastly different look in the second

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