Softball

Derry senior Isabella DePalma
Westmoreland County Senior Spotlight: Derry’s Isabella DePalma
December 4, 2022
Last season, Derry’s softball team turned in one of the more memorable performances of the first round of the WPIAL playoffs.

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Norwin’s Bailey Snowberger celebrates a bunt single against North Allegheny in the fourth inning Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at Norwin Middle School .
Norwin softball standout Snowberger commits to Holy Cross
November 6, 2022
Bailey Snowberger likes to work in silence.

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The Shaler slowpitch softball team defeated North Allegheny in the championship game of the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League playoff tournament Oct. 23, 2022, at Mt. Lebanon’s Middle Field.
Shaler tops North Allegheny to win slow-pitch softball league title
October 28, 2022
The Shaler and North Allegheny slow-pitch softball teams finished the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League regular season as the top two squads in the 14-team standings.

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Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League teams ready for playoff tournament
October 17, 2022
Montour, North Allegheny, Bethel Park, Baldwin and Shaler each recorded doubleheader sweeps Sunday as the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League nears the conclusion of its regular season and prepares for its playoff tournament.

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Slow-pitch softball teams enter final week of WPISL regular season
October 10, 2022
Bethel Park, Baldwin, Mt. Lebanon, Shaler, Penn-Trafford and North Hills each recorded doubleheader sweeps in game play from last Wednesday to Sunday as teams jockey for position in the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League.

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Several teams score doubleheader sweeps as slow-pitch softball league pushes toward playoffs
October 3, 2022
West Allegheny, Penn-Trafford, Montour, Mt. Lebanon, Baldwin and North Allegheny all recorded doubleheader sweeps in game play from last Thursday to Sunday as the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League continues its stretch run to the playoff tournament.

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Belle Vernon’s Maren Metikosh rounds third after hitting a home run against Yough last season.
Belle Vernon softball standout Maren Metikosh makes Division I college choice
August 23, 2022
One of the top softball players in the WPIAL has found her new home.

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Mt. Pleasant’s Katie Hutter
Mt. Pleasant softball standout Katie Hutter’s long recruiting journey ends happily at Bowling Green
August 1, 2022
A teeth-gritting, 315-pound dead-lift had some angst behind it. Some pent-up irritation even.

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The Penn Hills 15U team celebrates its championship in the Eastern Fastpitch Softball League.
Hard work pays off with league championship for 15U Penn Hills softball squad
July 31, 2022
Steve DeCarlo has spent seven years with Penn Hills teams of various age groups in the Eastern Fastpitch Softball League.

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Frazier players celebrate defeating OLSH in the WPIAL Class 2A semifinals Wednesday, May 25, 2022.
Breaking down changes to the 2023-24 WPIAL softball alignment
July 25, 2022
The WPIAL released new section alignments for the next two-year cycle in all sports, and changes will be implemented starting this fall.

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Beaver’s Payton List brings the ball upcourt against Montour on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, at Beaver Area High School.
Beaver’s Payton List tabbed Trib HSSN Girls Athlete of the Year
July 2, 2022
Specialization in one sport became the thing to do for high school athletes in the early years of this century.

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Belle Vernon’s Maren Metikosh rounds third after hitting a home run against Yough on Monday, May 9, 2022.
Westmoreland notebook: Belle Vernon slugger Maren Metikosh class of 4A softball
Maren Metikosh has a name that rolls off the tongue. It is pure alliteration for broadcasters and announcers at Belle Vernon softball games.

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Beaver pitcher Payton List delivers against Elizabeth-Forward during the WPIAL Class 4A championship game on Friday, June 3, 2022, at California University.
Beaver’s Payton List, Mt. Lebanon’s Deirdre Flaherty top all-state softball awards
June 30, 2022
Mt. Lebanon catcher Deirdre Flaherty and Beaver pitcher Payton List topped the list of players earning all-state honors Thursday from the Pennsylvania High School Softball Coaches Association.

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Mt. Pleasant’s Abby Swank delivers a pitch in a scrimmage against Frazier on March 17.
Westmoreland County Senior Spotlight: Mt. Pleasant’s Abby Swank
June 27, 2022
Coming into 2022, Mt. Pleasant’s softball team was without six seniors from the previous season.

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Burrell’s Katie Armstrong
Burrell’s Katie Armstrong earns 2022 Valley News Dispatch Softball Player of the Year honors
June 25, 2022
2022 Valley News Dispatch Softball All-Stars

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North Hills pitcher Sophia Roncone gave up only two hits in a 1-0 nine-inning state playoff loss to Central Mountain.
State playoff loss puts heartbreaking ending on successful season for North Hills softball
Sophia Roncone didn’t bend when facing the pressure of the first round of the PIAA Class 5A softball playoffs. What the North Hills senior pitcher did was turn in one of the best performances of her career.

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Chartiers Valley softball season punctuated by memorable playoff wins
Success isn’t always measured by championships.

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Union starting pitcher Mia Pruehs throws against West Greene in the WPIAL Class A softball championship Wednesday June 1, 2002 at California University.
2022 Trib HSSN Head of the Class: Softball Player and Coach of the Year for each classification
June 24, 2022
This spring, those sitting at head of the softball class had a clear view of so many individual and team standout performances.

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Bethel Park’s David Kessler celebrates his double against Selinsgrove during the PIAA Class 5A state championship game June 17 at Penn State.
Trib 10: 4 WPIAL baseball, softball teams end season with PIAA gold
June 22, 2022
The 2022 WPIAL baseball and softball season are in the books.

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Fox Chapel’s Izzy Zober, 11, will play for the U12 Israeli national team.
Fox Chapel’s Izzy Zober to compete on inaugural U12 Israeli national softball team
June 21, 2022
Fox Chapel’s Izzy Zober and Franklin Regional’s Grace Stark are making softball history.

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