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Hempfield’s Carson Shuglie rounds the bases after hitting a go-ahead two-run homer against Central Catholic on April 3 at No Offsesason in Russelton.
Westmoreland County high school baseball notebook: Rain sends teams scrambling to find turf fields
April 11, 2024
Last week’s bout of rainy weather shined a spotlight on fields that are fully covered with artificial turf.

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Greensburg Central Catholic softball coach Chelsey Frock
Westmoreland County softball notebook: With new coach, Greensburg Central Catholic itching to get 1st game in
April 3, 2024
First-year coach Chelsey Frock will tell you what it’s like to lead the Greensburg Central Catholic softball team on the field, just as soon as the Centurions play a game.

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Franklin Regional’s Cam Rowell dunks over Moon defenders during their PIAA Class 5A state semifinal on Monday, Mar. 18, 2024, at Peters Twp.
Franklin Regional’s Cam Rowell headlines TribLive Westmoreland boys basketball all-stars
March 30, 2024
Player of the Year

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Hempfield pitcher Riley Miller smiles after getting a strikeout against North Allegheny on Monday, March 25, 2024, at Hempfield.
Westmoreland softball notes: Hempfield receives championship rings
March 27, 2024
Last season had a nice ring to it for Hempfield.

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Greensburg Salem forward Luke Dieter (55) is hooked by Shaler forward Matt Stelitano (48) resulting in a penalty shot during a PIHL Class A Penguins Cup semifinal Wednesday.
Westmoreland County high school notebook: Hockey teams join madness
March 16, 2024
There has been plenty of March Madness around here — on the hardwood and now, on the ice.

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Serra Catholic’s Tyler Skaggs slides into second in front of Ligonier Valley’s Colin Michaels on his go-ahead RBI double in the fifth inning Tuesday, April 18, 2023.
2024 WPIAL Class 2A baseball preseason breakdown
March 14, 2024
Since 2017, either Seton LaSalle or Serra Catholic has reached the WPIAL Class 2A baseball championship game.

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Hempfield pitcher Riley Miller celebrates an out with Emily Griffith during their PIAA Class 6A state semifinal against Cumberland Valley last season.
Hempfield sets championship goals as Westmoreland County teams open softball season
March 13, 2024
Hempfield won its eighth WPIAL softball championship last season.

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Avonworth pitcher Alivia Lantzy delivers against Southmoreland during the WPIAL Class 3A championship game on Thursday, June 1, 2023, at Lilly Field.
2024 WPIAL Class 3A softball preseason breakdown
Avonworth won a second consecutive WPIAL Class 3A title and a third in four years last spring, and the Lopes again have the look of a team worthy of hoisting a championship trophy.

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Westmoreland high school notebook: Hempfield punter makes all-star roster
February 25, 2024
Players from Westmoreland County have been selected to the East-West football all-star games before. Quarterbacks, running backs and linebackers are not uncommon picks.

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Coach Dom Pecora talks with his East Allegheny team next to Justin Snyder during a preseason practice last year.
Westmoreland County high school notebook: Former East Allegheny football coach joins Penn-Trafford staff
February 10, 2024
Dom Pecora, who served as the head football coach at East Allegheny for the past 11 seasons, is joining Penn-Trafford’s staff as a volunteer assistant.

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