High School Sports
Rockets bounced by Sharon
Jet shovel play keys 26-10 playoff loss
Rockets can't overcome electric play of Sharon wide receiver in District 10 3A semifinal football loss
11/6/2017 High School Football 0 comments
Rockets going back to the ABCs
Slippery Rock hopes simplified offense yields W
Surging Slippery Rockfootball team looking for revenge on Sharon in semifinals
11/3/2017 High School Football 0 comments
Balanced attack helps Freeport spikers advance
A balanced attack helped Freeport get off to a positive start in its WPIAL Class 2A quarterfinal Tuesday night.
11/1/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Rockets stun Harbor Creek, 38-14
31-point 2nd half keys playoff upset victory in Erie
Second-half dominance leads Slippery Rock High football team to District 10 3A playoff rout of Harbor Creek
10/30/2017 High School Football 0 comments
KC’s Pennington 2nd in cross country
Karns City senior Rebecca Pennington places second at District 9 cross country meet; Grove City boys XC team second at D10 meet, advances to states.
10/30/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Rockets rely on defense in playoffs
Defense will be featured on the menu when Slippery Rock takes on Harbor Creek
10/27/2017 High School Football 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
Thrice is not nice
SR girls soccer falls to Hickory for 3rd time
Slippery Rock girls soccer team's season ends with playoff loss to Hickory
10/25/2017 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
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
After years of stalling, Rocket volleyball rising
Young Rockets' volleyball team building a winner again in Slippery Rock.
10/20/2017 Other High School Sports 0 comments
Freeport girls win finale, 8-0
After wrapping up an undefeated section championship with a 4-3 win over Deer Lakes Monday, Freeport's girls soccer team closed the regular season with an 8-0 shutout of Derry on Tuesday.
10/18/2017 High School Round Up 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
KC wins UAVSL title again
Dakota King scored two goals and Nate Rondinelli one Saturday as the Karns City boys soccer team defeated Clarion-Limestone, 3-0.
10/16/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Greb wins WPIAL
Knoch freshman claims Class AA girls tennis title
Knoch freshman Laura Greb beat Katherine Marks of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart in straight sets, 6-4, 6-1, to win the WPIAL Class AA girls singles tennis championship Friday afternoon at North Allegheny High School.
10/14/2017 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
Grove City falls hard at home, 53-10
Sophomore running back Wesley Schools had 22 carries for 100 yards, but Grove City College had its modest two-game winning streak snapped Saturday with a 53-10 loss to Thomas More at Robert E. Thorn Field.
10/9/2017 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.
10/7/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Jags pose problems
Mars will try to dent Thomas Jefferson's staunch defense Friday night
Getting back to winning football is definitely easier said than done this week for Mars.
10/6/2017 High School Football 0 comments
Williams shines again for Mars
Planet forward scores pair of goals in win
Maggie Williams continued her torrid scoring pace with a pair of goals for Mars' girls soccer team in Thursday's 2-0 win at Gateway.
10/6/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Mars' Welsh joins PIAA golf qualifier
Knoch girls fall in WPIAL AA tennis finals
Natalie Welsh's consistency is getting her to the PIAA Class AAA golf qualifier.