High School Sports
BUTLER COUNTY CROSS COUNTRY ALL-STARS
SV boys, NC girls dominant
WPIAL runner-up programs sweep top honors from county coaches
Second place out of 30 schools at the WPIAL Championships and disappointed?
11/20/2018 High School Track & Field 0 comments
Lady Planets net 2-0 victory in 3A soccer
Freeport, NC volleyball meet in QF round
Mars rebounded from a tough loss in the WPIAL class 3A finals to shut out Manheim Central, 2-0, in the first round of the PIAA girls soccer tournament Tuesday night.
11/7/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
Owori, Hicks have big days
Both place 6th at PIAA cross country meet
HERSHEY — Seneca Valley's Sam Owori and North Catholic's Alaina Hicks both had big days at the PIAA Cross Country Championships Saturday.
11/5/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
Overtime Doesn't Pay
Mars girls soccer falls, 1-0, in WPIAL final
PITTSBURGH — Opportunities were there, but scarce for the Mars girls soccer team Friday night at Highmark Stadium.
11/3/2018 High School Soccer 0 comments
Woodland Hills shocks Mars, 14-0
No. 4 Planets knocked out in first round again
ADAMS TWP — Two big drives proved enough to overcome numerous penalties for Woodland Hills Friday night at the Mars Athletic Complex.
11/3/2018 High School Football 0 comments
Knights earn sweep to move on to WPIAL final; North Catholic also advances
WEXFORD — Since August the Knoch volleyball team has been operating with the same rotation.
11/2/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
Win or go home
7 county football teams open playoff seasons this weekend
Seven Butler County football teams will begin playoff action this weekend.
11/1/2018 High School Football 0 comments
Time to play for keeps
SV, Mars, North Catholic, Freeport learn WPIAL football playoff foes
Four Butler County football teams learned their first-round opponents for the WPIAL playoffs Monday night.
10/30/2018 High School Football 0 comments
Mars boys fall on 6th round of penalty kicks
Planets fall short in WPIAL Class 3A soccer semifinal, 4-3
MOON TWP — Mars goalkeeper Nathan Paras laid face down and motionless on the Moon High School turf.
10/30/2018 High School Soccer 0 comments
Raiders, Trojanettes off to state meet
Seneca Valley boys, North Catholic girls place 2nd at WPIAL cross country
CALIFORNIA, Pa. — Seth Ketler and Sam Owori each finished in the top 10 as the Seneca Valley boys cross country team placed second in Class AAA at the WPIAL Cross Country Championships at California (Pa.) University Thursday afternoon.
10/26/2018 High School Track & Field 0 comments
Mars hosts rival Talbots in grid finale
Scott Heinauer is hoping to avoid a case of deja vu come Friday night.
10/25/2018 High School Football 0 comments
Good time for 200
Mars coach Knauff gets milestone in Planets' boys soccer playoff win
ADAMS TWP — Win No. 200 came with little doubt for Mars boys soccer coach Chris Knauff.
10/23/2018 High School Soccer 0 comments
Mars girls cruise in WPIAL playoff opener, 9-0, take 19-0 record into next round vs. Montour
ADAMS TWP — It didn't take long for the Mars girls soccer team to display its dominance.
10/22/2018 High School Soccer 0 comments
Mars dominates Kiski Area, 38-0
Planets force 6 turnovers, improve to 8-1
VANDERGRIFT — Mars shut out Kiski Area 38-0 in a WPIAL 5A Northern Conference football matchup Friday night.
10/20/2018 High School Football 0 comments
SR facing 2,450-yard rusher Cole
SLIPPERY ROCK — There's no secret who the Slippery Rock High football team will be trying to stop Friday night when the Rockets travel to Oil City to play the Oilers.
10/18/2018 High School Football 0 comments
High School Football Standings
WPIAL Quad County Conference
10/18/2018 High School Football 0 comments
Knoch tennis moves on
Knights in WPIAL semifinal round; 2 golfers reach PIAA tourney
Laura Greb, Brooke Bauer and Emma West dominated in singles play as the Knoch girls tennis team advanced to the WPIAL team semifinals with a 5-0 sweep of Quaker Valley Tuesday afternoon.
10/17/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
Planets wary of Cavaliers
Kiski still hopeful of making playoffs
Kiski Area's football team has not looked very impressive over the last four weeks. Following a 3-1 start to the season, the Cavaliers have dropped four straight games, the last two coming against Woodland Hills and McKeesport by a combined score of 113-6.
10/16/2018 High School Football 0 comments
Nearly perfect on the pitch
Mars boys, girls soccer 30-1-1 this year
ADAMS TWP — The girls and boys soccer programs at Mars are consistently mentioned when the top teams in the WPIAL are discussed.
10/16/2018 High School Soccer 0 comments
Streaking Planets off to Fox Chapel Friday
Clinching a WPIAL playoff berth may seem like a mere formality for the streaking Mars football team, but the Planets also want to give themselves a chance at a high seed and the home playoff game that comes with it.
10/10/2018 High School Football 0 comments
Golf teams in finals
Seneca Valley, North Catholic advance from WPIAL semis
Jacob Marquardt's 77 led Seneca Valley's boys golf team to a third-place finish Tuesday at the WPIAL Class AAA team golf semifinal held at Buffalo Golf Course.
10/10/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
Mars' 28 points in third quarter does in North Hills
ADAMS TWP — Mired in a 7-all tie at halftime, Mars' football team aimed to become more efficient on offense in the second half.
10/6/2018 High School Football 0 comments
Renfrew native Santora wins doubles title vs. Mars duo
WEXFORD — Elle Santora stared across the net at a familiar face Thursday afternoon at the Oxford Athletic Club during the WPIAL Class AAA Girls Doubles Tennis championships.
10/5/2018 Other High School Sports 0 comments
Mars tennis doubles team in WPIAL final
Haley, Ivory playing for title vs. SSA tandem
Trailing 3-0 in the decisive third set, the Mars doubles tandem of Amelia Haley and Emily Ivory had to regroup.