High School Sports
A new WPIAL world
District releases football section realignments
And then there were nine.
1/16/2018 High School Football 0 comments
Mars' plan goes awry in defeat
Hampton's Edwards scores 31, Planets can't get game-winner in tough loss
ADAMS TWP — Mars' formula for staying perfect in section play did not include 31 points from Laryn Edwards.
1/16/2018 High School Basketball 0 comments
Mars' Wasylson hits 1,000 points
Xavier-bound senior sinks 3-pointer for milestone
Mars senior Lauren Wasylson reaches 1,000 career points.
1/13/2018 High School Basketball 0 comments
SV swimming strong
Seneca Valley earns sweep of Mars to keep season rolling along
SV swim teams sweep Mars.
1/12/2018 Other High School Sports 0 comments
Knoch routs Highlands
Rowe leads balanced attack for Knights
Hannah Rowe scored 15 points to lead a balanced attack as the Knoch girls basketball team rolled past Highlands, 68-30.
1/12/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
Butler bowlers roll to victories over Shaler
Butler's boys and girls bowling teams stayed unbeaten Wednesday with victories over Shaler at Perry Lanes.
1/11/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
Get on top, stay on top
SV uses that mat philosophy to beat Mars
ADAMS TWP — The 10 bouts in which Seneca Valley's wrestlers scored first were the 10 bouts won by the Raiders in Wednesday night's Section 3A match at Mars.
1/11/2018 High School Wrestling 0 comments
Mars beats Moon despite Tigers' effort to dictate pace
ADAMS TWP — Andrew Recchia doesn't want anyone to dictate the pace that him or the Mars boys basketball team plays at.
1/10/2018 High School Basketball 0 comments
Wasylson reaches 1,000
Mars guard hits milestone in 62-53 win
Lauren Wasylson scored her 1,000th career point and had a big night to boot as Mars defeated Armstrong, 62-53, in high school girls basketball action Tuesday night.
1/10/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
Carmody sparks Mars triumph
Robby Carmody scored 10 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter Saturday as Mars pulled away from Wheeling Central for a 77-70 boys basketball victory at Wheeling Jesuit University.
1/8/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
David Bocci and Sam Deemer have swimming in their blood, sparking Butler
BUTLER TWP — There was no need for freshman swimmers David Bocci and Sam Deemer to spend time getting their feet wet. They took care of that long ago.
1/5/2018 Other High School Sports 0 comments
Fab freshmen lead KC past ACV
Gremlins clip Falcons, 72-61
Karns City's fabulous freshmen came through for the Gremlins again Wednesday night.
1/4/2018 High School Round Up 0 comments
101 and counting
Hornfeck raising the bar for Mars wrestling program
ADAMS TWP — Alex Hornfeck firmly believes his biggest moments on the wrestling mat lie ahead of him, but he's still managing to make history in the meantime.
1/3/2018 High School Wrestling 0 comments
Planets' molten core
Recchia has been the engine that drives Mars machine
Mars junior point guard Andrew Recchia sparking Planets.
1/2/2018 High School Basketball 0 comments
Stitt, Hegedus spark KC girls
Gremlins win behind steal, double-double
Alyssa Stitt forced a turnover with 10 seconds remaining Friday night, helping the Karns City girls basketball team hold on for a 46-45 win over Oil City in the latter's holiday tournament.
12/30/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Kent State's faith rewarded
Mars graduate Paracca turns in solid college career after high school soccer injury with the Planets
Mars graduate Karli Paracca wraps up solid women's soccer career at Kent State University
12/27/2017 Other College Sports 0 comments
Ritchie, Hart lead SV
Pair combines for 35 points in Raiders' win
David Ritchie scored 21 points — 12 coming in a prodigious third quarter — as the Seneca Valley boys basketball team overcame a sluggish first half for a 63-51 win over North Hills Friday night.
12/23/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Freshman's pin gives Mars wrestling 1st-ever win over Butler, 36-31
ADAMS TWP — There was no feeling out his opponent for Keith Brubach.
12/21/2017 High School Wrestling 0 comments
Planets nipped in Fla. tourney
Robby Carmody scored 30 points and grabbed seven rebounds despite playing in foul trouble Wednesday, but could not prevent Mars' first loss of the boys basketball season.
12/21/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Mars welcomes Johnson back in 58-50 victory
Tai Johnson returned to the Mars girls basketball lineup Tuesday night — and made quite an impact.
12/20/2017 High School Round Up 0 comments
Hanging on at home
Seneca Valley girls hold off neighbor Mars, 52-47
The Seneca Valley girls basketball team holds off several Mars runs for a non-section victory
12/19/2017 High School Basketball 0 comments
Mars finishes strong, tops Armstrong
ADAMS TWP — It was the type of game that Mars boys basketball coach Rob Carmody believes can spur maturity in a team.
12/19/2017 High School Basketball 0 comments
Carmody continues his binge
Senior notches 3rd straight game scoring 40 points
JEFFERSON TWP — Robby Carmody entered into uncharted territory Friday night.
12/16/2017 High School Basketball 0 comments
Hegedus keys KC win over Keystone
Emily Hegedus continued her torrid start to the season with 28 points and 18 rebounds as Karns City gutted out a 51-46 home win over Keystone.