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Athletic Director: Sean Simmons
423 Fox Chapel Road, Pittsburgh, PA, 15238
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Shady Side Academy’s Chelsea Hartman wins the girls 3,200 during the PIAA Class 2A Track and Field Championship on Saturday at Shippensburg University.
WPIAL track stars dominate girls 3,200-meter runs at PIAA meet
May 25, 2024
SHIPPENSBURG – How dominant were Shady Side Academy senior Chelsea Hartman and Mt. Lebanon senior Logan St. John Kletter in the PIAA 3,200-meter races?

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Sawyer Klasnick and his Mt. Lebanon teammates had to wait 13 days for their playoff opener.
What to watch for in WPIAL sports for May 20, 2024: Baseball quarterfinals on tap
May 19, 2024
Welcome to quarterfinals Monday in the 2024 WPIAL baseball playoffs.

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Shaler’s Olivia Sachs scores against Plum earlier this season.
What to watch for in WPIAL sports for May 13, 2024: Softball, lacrosse playoffs commence
May 12, 2024
Warm and sunny is a perfect way to start the 2024 WPIAL playoffs, with softball and lacrosse first-round contests getting the ball rolling Monday.

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Mars’ Lucy Balazs looks to pass against Hampton on April 4.
Mars, Mt. Lebanon, Shady Side Academy earn No. 1 seeds in 2024 WPIAL lacrosse playoffs
May 9, 2024
Defending champion Mars, which swept the WPIAL Class 2A lacrosse titles a year ago, will start this season’s playoffs as the No. 1 seed in the boys and girls tournaments.

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Blackhawk’s Alena Fusetti celebrates with Aubree Hupp after Hupp hit a 3-pointer against Scranton Prep during the PIAA Class 4A championship game Saturday, March 23, 2024, at Giant Center in Hershey.
19 WPIAL players picked for 2024 all-state girls basketball team
April 26, 2024
A month after winning a PIAA title, Blackhawk teammates Alena Fusetti and Aubree Hupp were among 19 WPIAL girls basketball players to earn all-state honors Friday.

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Lincoln Park’s Brandin Cummings celebrates after hitting a 3-pointer to end the first half against Archbishop Carroll during the the PIAA Class 4A championship game March 21, 2024, at Giant Center in Hershey.
23 WPIAL players picked to 2024 all-state boys basketball team, including 2 players of the year
April 24, 2024
A pair of WPIAL boys basketball standouts were recognized as players of the year in Pennsylvania on Tuesday in a statewide vote of media members.

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Trib HSSN baseball team of the week for April 7, 2024
April 7, 2024
Trib HSSN baseball team of the week: Shady Side Academy Bulldogs

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Blackhawk’s Alena Fusetti scores against Scranton Prep during the PIAA Class 4A state championship game on Saturday, Mar. 23, 2024, at Giant Center in Hershey.
2024 TribLive HSSN Girls Basketball All-Stars
April 3, 2024
Terrific 10

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Union’s Kelly Cleaver grabs a rebound over Riverview’s Lily Bauer during a WPIAL Class A semifinal Feb. 26.
Trib HSSN Girls Basketball Head of the Class: Player, coach of the year in all 6 classifications
April 1, 2024
Class 6A

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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
March 13, 2024
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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