Tag: Monessen

Franklin Regional head coach Bernie Pucka gives instructions during a game against Plum on Monday, Dec. 19, 2022, in Murrysville.
Westmoreland County girls basketball notebook: Franklin Regional back in playoff chase after 1-9 start
January 31, 2024
Franklin Regional’s girls basketball team picked up a big 45-42 win over Penn Hills on Jan. 26 to stay afloat in the WPIAL Class 5A playoff race.

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Monessen’s Lorenzo Gardner shoots over Western Beaver’s Jon Backur in a WPIAL Class A first-round playoff game last season.
Stacking wins nothing new for Monessen boys
January 25, 2024
It is late January, and the WPIAL basketball regular season is headed for its final two weeks.

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Hailey Johnson and the Monessen girls basketball team play against Jefferson-Morgan on Jan. 4, 2024, at Monessen.
Behind ‘defense first and team ball’ mantra, Monessen girls among Class A’s top squads
January 10, 2024
From Dec. 2-15, Monessen’s girls basketball team scrimmaged each other so much they started to reach low levels of apathy.

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Franklin Regional’s Fin Hutchison celebrates a 3-pointer against Butler on Friday, Dec. 15, 2023, in Murrysville.
Westmoreland County boys basketball notebook: Shootout at Seton Hill expands
December 28, 2023
The annual Shootout at Seton Hill basketball showcase has expanded. It will include more days, more games and more teams.

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Mapletown’s A.J. Vanata works out during practice on Monday, Aug. 21, 2023, in Mapletown.
2023 WPIAL All-Conference Football: Tri-County South
December 27, 2023
Tri-County South Conference

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Greensburg Central Catholic’s Erica Gribble scores past California’s Addison Gregory and Rakiyah Porter during a WPIAL playoff game last season.
Westmoreland County girls basketball notebook: Schedule doesn’t let up for Greensburg Central Catholic
Before the season began, Greensburg Central Catholic girls basketball coach Chris Skatell talked almost proudly about his team’s schedule, confident that the Centurions had the talent to handle it.

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Greensburg Salem’s Regan Kerr shoots a 3-pointer against North Catholic last season.
Westmoreland County girls basketball notebook: Greensburg Salem junior likes wearing stripes
December 20, 2023
Regan Kerr has a good reason for becoming a referee.

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Brian Znavor won in his first game coaching the Yough girls Friday.
Westmoreland County girls basketball notebook: New coaches win debuts
December 6, 2023
It didn’t take long for new coaches to get their first win.

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Union’s Kylie Fruehstorfer (4) celebrates with Kelly Cleaver after defeating Lourdes in the PIAA Class A state championship game on Friday, March 24, 2023 at Giant Center in Hershey.
Trib HSSN 2023-24 WPIAL Class A girls basketball preseason breakdown
November 30, 2023
Union enjoyed the best girls basketball season in program history a year ago, winning WPIAL and PIAA Class A championships and building a record of 23-6.

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Imani Christian’s RJ Sledge celebrates a 3-pointer in front of the Saints bench during their PIAA Class A state semifinal against Union last season.
Trib HSSN 2023-24 WPIAL Class A boys basketball preseason breakdown
The Saints came marching into last season with high hopes and ended the campaign with a golden sweep of WPIAL and PIAA championships.

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