High School Sports
Mars girls soccer loses on penalty kicks
Villa Maria scores late goal to force OT, comes away with 2-1 PIAA 3A victory
Mars girls soccer loses to Villa Maria in state quarterfinals on penalty kicks.
11/13/2017 High School Soccer 0 comments
Planets on the Move
Eight Mars High School seniors signed college letters of intent ifor various sports recently. They include, from left, Sydney Amell (Clarionfor volleyball), Kameron Angeletti (Benedictine, Ill.
11/11/2017 Other High School Sports 0 comments
Mars girls roll past Dubois, 7-1
Freeport volleyball surprises previously unbeaten Bald Eagle
Don't ever question the bounce-back ability of Mars.
11/8/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Slow start dooms Planets
Mars falls behind 21-0 in 1st, never recovers in defeat
BELLE VERNON — They say you can't win a football game in the first quarter, but you can lose it.
11/4/2017 High School Football 0 comments
Late Moon goal the difference as the Mars girls soccer team falls in WPIAL 3A final
PITTSBURGH — Mars girls soccer coach Blair Gerlach was being sincere, but it was strange to hear.
11/4/2017 High School Soccer 0 comments
Major challenge ahead
Mars football draws unbeaten Belle Vernon in 4A playoffs
Mars football prepping for undefeated Belle Vernon
11/2/2017 High School Football 0 comments
Local soccer teams prep for semifinals
The WPIAL girls soccer playoffs continue Monday, with three local teams involved in semifinal action.
10/30/2017 High School Soccer 0 comments
Butler's Beveridge, SV's team win WPIAL cross country titles
WORTH TWP — Seneca Valley repeated history. Noah Beveridge made some.
10/27/2017 High School Track & Field 0 comments
Mars cruises into 3A semifinal
Girls soccer unit tops Panthers, 4-1
Patience, skill combine to lead the Mars girls soccer team to a convincing 4-1 win over Franklin Regional in the WPIAL 3A quarterfinals
10/27/2017 High School Soccer 0 comments
'Jackets shake off rust
Freeport girls handle QV, 3-1
ADAMS TWP — Eight days without playing a game could cause some teams to lose their edge.
10/27/2017 High School Soccer 0 comments
KC advances in shootout
Ryan Truax scored his first goal of the season in the sixth round of the shootout Wednesday night as Karns City's boys soccer team defeated Punxsutawey, 4-3, in the District 9 Class 2A boys soccer playoffs.
10/26/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Mars wins big at home
Planet girls roll to 8-0 playoff win
ADAMS TWP — The score did not indicate how well Laurel Highlands goalkeeper, Anna Sepic, played against Mars' girls soccer team Monday night — at least in the first half.
10/24/2017 High School Soccer 0 comments
Smithco in tie for golf lead
CWNC soph chasing WPIAL championship
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic sophomore Madie Smithco is tied for first place after Monday's first round of the PIAA Class AA Girls Golf Championship at Heritage Hills Resort in York.
10/24/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
History at Mars' expense
Blackhawk earns fi rst-ever boys soccer playoff win
Mars boys soccer team has season ended with 3-1 home playoff loss to Blackhawk
10/23/2017 High School Soccer 0 comments
Heinauer breaks county win mark
Mars football coach earns 180th career victory
Mars football coach Scott Heinauer made history Friday night.
10/21/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Mars coach chasing history
Planets' Heinauer 1 win shy of county victory record
Mars football looks to clinch playoff spot with win at Indiana.
10/20/2017 High School Football 0 comments
Mohney nets 3 in Butler win
Tate Mohney scored all three goals for Butler as the Golden Tornado boys soccer team closed the regular season with a 3-0 win at Mars Wednesday night.
10/19/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
A goal-oriented goalkeeper
Mars graduate Dailey building legacy, future at Pitt-Bradford
Mars graduate Sarah Dailey wrapping up stellar soccer career at Pitt-Bradford, with her eye on a baseball future.
10/19/2017 Other College Sports 0 comments
County golfers join PIAA play
The Butler County area will be well-represented at the PIAA Golf Championships.
10/17/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Freeport, Seton-La Salle rolling dice for the top spot in the conference
This is one in a series of articles previewing Friday night's high school football games.
10/13/2017 High School Football 0 comments
KC defuses Rockets
Gremlin girls soccer team beats Slippery Rock
Hannah Knoll scored a pair of goals as the Karns City girls soccer team beat Slippery Rock, 4-1, on the road Thursday night.
10/13/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Planets complete shutout streak
Mars did more than run the table in girls soccer section play this season.
10/12/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Butler girls rally, stun Tigers, 2-1
Mars soccer clinches section
Alyssa Lapusnak scored off a corner kick from McKenna Robinson with 19 seconds left to complete a wild comeback for the Butler girls soccer team in a 2-1 win over North Allegheny Monday night.
10/10/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Slippery Rock wins big, 54-14
Slippery Rock jumped out to a 41-0 lead by halftime — holding visiting Lakeview to a single first down — and cruised to a 54-14 football victory at home Friday night.