Tag: St. Joseph

Freeport coach Fred Soilis talks with Melaina DeZort during a game against Fox Chapel in December.
A-K Valley girls basketball teams jockeying for playoff position
February 1, 2023
It is crunch time with one week left in section play, and several girls basketball teams in the Alle-Kiski Valley have either safely secured their spot in one of the six WPIAL tournaments or are fighting to join the party over their final section games.

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Plum’s Megan Marston watches her shot over Franklin Regional’s Brooke Schirmer during their game on Monday, Dec. 19, 2022, in Murrysville.
A-K Valley girls basketball notebook: Plum closes in on return to WPIAL playoffs
January 25, 2023
Plum’s girls basketball team has been on a roller-coaster ride throughout the 2022-23 season as it seeks to return to the WPIAL playoffs after missing out a year ago.

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Blackhawk’s Andrea Kinger drives past Quaker Valley’s Oumou Thiero during their game on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, in Leetsdale.
What to watch for in WPIAL sports for Jan. 16, 2023: Beaver heads to Blackhawk for 1st-place battle
January 15, 2023
One of the best rivalries in WPIAL girls basketball headlines the start of another busy week of high school hoops in District 7.

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St. Joseph’s Julie Spinelli is averaging 19.9 points this season.
St. Joseph’s Julie Spinelli doing a little bit of everything
January 11, 2023
Julie Spinelli wants to win basketball games.

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The Freeport girls volleyball team celebrates with the state championship trophy after defeating York Catholic in the PIAA Class 2A final Nov. 19 at Cumberland Valley.
Alle-Kiski Valley’s top 10 sports stories of 2022
December 31, 2022
The year 2022 will long be remembered for many monumental happenings, from A-K Valley athletes’ accomplishments to championship performances and teams bringing home gold at the district, regional and state levels.

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The St. Joseph girls basketball team poses with the trophy after winning its holiday tournament Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022.
Julie Spinelli sparks St. Joseph girls to statement win over Freeport
December 28, 2022
There’s something about playing Freeport that sparks St. Joseph junior Julie Spinelli.

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St. Joseph senior Ethan Zale
A-K Valley Senior Spotlight; St. Joseph’s Ethan Zale
December 26, 2022
After a heartbreaking loss to Neighborhood Academy left the team one win short of clinching a WPIAL playoff spot last year, the St. Joseph’s boys basketball team is ready to take on the section this season, getting off to a 4-2 start.

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Freeport’s Brady Sullivan drives to the basket during a game Dec. 3 against Valley. Freeport’s boys team will host a holiday tournament this week.
George Guido: A-K Valley teams set for intriguing holiday tournament matchups
December 25, 2022
Presumably, all of your presents are unwrapped by now, so it’s time to take a look at some of the holiday week high school tournaments on tap.

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St. Joseph’s Julie Spinelli is a member of the 2022-23 basketball team.
A-K Valley athletes of the week: Deer Lakes’ Ben Korol, St. Joseph’s Julie Spinelli
December 17, 2022
Julie Spinelli

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St. Joseph guard Jimmy Giannetta (1) celebrates a late 3-pointer during St. Joseph’s 56-44 victory over Springdale on Friday, Dec. 9, 2022.
Jimmy Giannetta, St. Joseph dominate 4th quarter to defeat Springdale
December 9, 2022
For nearly three quarters, St. Joseph standout Jimmy Giannetta was rather quiet.

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