Lacrosse

Pine-Richland’s Meghan Luellen (19) chases down a loose ball against Fox Chapel’s Mary Ellis (2) April 3, 2019 at Fox Chapel.
Pine-Richland girls lacrosse has plenty of returning experience
April 5, 2019
Over the course of the last two seasons, the Pine-Richland girls lacrosse program has established itself as the cream of the WPIAL Class AAA crop, racking up a 31-4 record against district opponents and winning back-to-back WPIAL championships.

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Franklin Regional’s Ben Wohlin (15) and Penn-Trafford’s Seth Pozivak (8) compete April 4, 2019 at Penn-Trafford.
Franklin Regional boys lacrosse team hopes to maintain level of success
In 2018, the Franklin Regional boys lacrosse team made the WPIAL playoffs for the second straight year, doing so for the first time in six years.

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Shady Side Academy’s Emmie Lau practices April 1, 2019, at Shady Side Academy.
SSA girls lacrosse returns experienced roster
The Shady Side Academy girls lacrosse team, coached by Katy Phillips, is hoping to improve on last year’s 16-5 record that included a trip to the WPIAL Class AAA semifinals. This year, they will be competing in Section 2-3A, which also includes Butler, Freeport, Indiana, Moon, North Allegheny, Fox Chapel, North Hills, Pine-Richland, Seneca Valley and Shaler.

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Latrobe’s Carolina Walters (27) runs the ball down field during girls’ lacrosse against Greensburg-Salem on Tuesday, March 27, 2019 at Offutt Field in Greensburg.
Young players bolster lineup for Latrobe girls lacrosse
April 4, 2019
It was a long and quiet bus ride back to campus from Sewickley Academy last May for the Latrobe girls lacrosse team. The Panthers handed Wildcats a 23-3 shellacking in the quarterfinals of the WPIAL Class AAA playoffs. Egos were bruised, and the Wildcats were humbled.

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Hampton boys lacrosse boasts strong group of athletes
What happens when you bring a group of experienced athletes from different sports and put them on a lacrosse team? Hampton is about to find out.

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Shaler’s Tom Carlson (29) scored the Titans’ second goal against North Allegheny April 2, 2019 at North Allegheny.
Shaler lacrosse team grinds through section play
Ryan Shank doesn’t spend time thinking about being exhausted after Shaler lacrosse matches.

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Chartiers Valley boys lacrosse seeks return to playoffs
The Chartiers Valley boys lacrosse team entered the season with a mission.

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North Allegheny’s Isaiah Davis (14) competes against Shaler April 2, 2019 at North Allegheny.
NA boys lacrosse relies on each player bringing own personality
Matt Osten and the North Allegheny boys lacrosse team have a strong baseline to guide them. The Tigers’ system provides a solid foundation for an offensive attack.

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Gateway’s Geno Bellante competes during practice March 28, 2019.
Gateway boys lacrosse seeking program’s 1st playoff victory
March 29, 2019
The Gateway varsity boys lacrosse team is an experienced group.

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Fox Chapel’s Zack Yonas (5) celebrates a goal with Devon Root during their match against Norwin Monday, Mar. 25, 2019, at Norwin High School.
Fox Chapel boys lacrosse return strong core from WPIAL playoff team
After a 5-10 finish in 2017, the Fox Chapel boys lacrosse team made a quick turnaround last season.

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Plum’s Amari Bunch (42) competes against Mars March 27, 2019 at Plum High.
Plum girls lacrosse ready to take next step after trip to postseason
The Plum girls lacrosse team qualified for the WPIAL Class AA playoffs last year in only its second season as a full WPIAL member.

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FR girls lacrosse retools after graduating 8 senior starters from WPIAL semifinalist
The 2018 season was special for the Franklin Regional girls lacrosse team, but the Panthers aren’t looking back.

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North Allegheny girls lacrosse gets defensive in season-opening win
March 28, 2019
North Allegheny girls lacrosse coach Harry Datz didn’t need much time to diagnosis what made the Tigers’ offense more potent.

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Hampton girls lacrosse depth will be tested In quest for three-peat
Hampton girls lacrosse coach Kelsey Viets tells her team every year is a new challenge.

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Norwin’s Tommy McLaughlin (left) battles for control next to Alex Flemm, Cameron Mastenand Dan Good during their match against Fox Chapel Monday, Mar. 25, 2019, at Norwin High School.
With more veterans in the fold, Norwin boys lacrosse looking for continued improvement
March 26, 2019
The Norwin boys lacrosse team is growing up.

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Ronan O’Connor Shady Side Academy lacrosse
Shady Side Academy boys lacrosse motivated to rise
March 23, 2019
The Shady Side Academy boys lacrosse team is hoping to improve on its 2018 season, which ended with a 10-6 record and section co-championship. The Indians lost to Mt. Lebanon in the WPIAL Class AAA quarterfinals.

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Plum boys lacrosse to field one of most talented teams in program history
March 15, 2019
After six years of being a varsity sport, dropping in WPIAL classification, getting a feeder program in place that is starting to churn out young talent, the Plum boys lacrosse team is finally poised to deliver a little payback and start winning some matches.

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Pine-Richland lacrosse players held a signing ceremony Feb. 27. The group included, from left, Jon Scherer (Mercyhurst), Reis Ravotti (Penn State academics), Sam Skirpan (undecided), Brendan Hein (John Carrol), Will Harnick (York), Ben Barnes (Seton Hill) and coach Kevin Welty.
Pine-Richland boys lacrosse players commit to play in college
March 8, 2019
A quartet of Pine-Richland boys lacrosse players pledged their commitments to their future colleges of choice Feb. 27 at the high school athletic office, gathering to both celebrate the future and enjoy the unique moment together before embarking on their senior seasons.

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Hampton’s Maers shares lacrosse bond with coach, family
February 7, 2019
Since she was a child, Melinda Maers has loved lacrosse. As one of the all-time leading scorers on two-time defending WPIAL champ Hampton, Maers was destined to play at the next level. It was just a matter of where. Maers committed to Walsh (Ohio), a Division II program coming off

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Quaker Valley rising junior Scarlett Hudson (right) competed at the 2018 Under Armour 150 Premier Girls’ Lacrosse Recruiting Combine.
QV’s Hudson shines at premier lacrosse combine
August 10, 2018
Scarlett Hudson of Edgeworth elevated her game at a lacrosse showcase event recently in Maryland. Hudson, who will be a junior at Quaker Valley, was

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