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Boys Lacrosse - Norwin vs Penn-Trafford

May 13, 2021
Huge Second Quarter Propels Norwin Boys Lacrosse in 20-7 Win Over Penn-Trafford A tightly contested opening quarter led to a blowout in the second as Norwin clobbered Penn-Trafford 20-7 in a boys lacrosse game on Thursday, May 13, at Norwin Knights Stadium on North Huntingdon. Penn-Trafford got on the board first in the opening quarter in which th...
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Girls Lacrosse - Franklin Regional vs Latrobe

May 11, 2021
Franklin Regional Girls Lacrosse Overcomes Slow Start to Beat Latrobe 12-9 Franklin Regional overcame a sluggish start against visiting Latrobe, scoring multiple goals in quick spurts, then pulled away late in the game for a 12-9 non-conference girls lacrosse win on Tuesday, May 11, at Panther Stadium in Murrysville. Latrobe opened the game with u...
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Boys Lacrosse - Latrobe vs Allderdice

May 10, 2021
Latrobe Boys Lacrosse Crushes Allderdice 16-3 Latrobe scored early and often in crushing visiting Allderdice 16-3 in a boys lacrosse matchup on Monday, May 10, at Greater Latrobe's Rossi Fleld. The Wildcats put five goals on the scoreboard before Allderdice ended the shutout on a goal with 1:31 left in the opening period. Latrobe added another bef...
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Boys Lacrosse - Franklin Regional vs North Hills

May 06, 2021
Franklin Regional Boys LAX tops North Hills 8-7 in OT A slow start, a six-goal second quarter, a late game collapse, and a golden goal in overtime were all in the mix for Franklin Regional as they scored a hard fought 8-7 victory over North Hills on Thursday, May 6, at Panther Stadium in Murrysville. North Hills owned the opening quarter as they p...
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Boys Basketball - Latrobe vs Franklin Regional

February 17, 2021
Another Buzzer Beater Lifts Latrobe Boys to 56-53 Senior Night Win over Franklin Regional Scouting report for teams that draw Greater Latrobe in the upcoming WPIAL boys basketball playoffs: Don't let anyone with the surname Sickenberger take a last minute shot if the game is on the line. Latrobe senior Ryan Sickenberger drained a long range 3-poin...
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Boys Basketball - Norwin vs Penn-Trafford

February 12, 2021
Penn-Trafford Boys Top Norwin 53-50 to Earn Season Split Penn-Trafford held off a late fourth quarter rally by Norwin to beat the Knights 53-50 in a Class 6A Section 3 boys basketball game on Friday, February 12, at Norwin High School. The Warriors avenged a 66-59 loss to Norwin on January 19 and split the season series with their long-time rival....
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Girls Basketball - Derry vs Freeport

February 12, 2021
Freeport holds off late comeback attempt by Derry to win 53-43 in WPIAL Class 4A Section 1 Action. Freeport's Leah Hartman won the tip off against Derry's Sara Bungard to begin their WPIAL Class 4A Section 1 contest at Derry High School in Derry on Friday night February 12, 2021. It was Derry that scored first when Alanna Meloy hit a field goal...
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Girls Basketball - Norwin vs Penn-Trafford

February 11, 2021
Norwin Girls Win Rematch with Penn-Trafford 40-29 Norwin had their lowest point output of the season, but it was more than enough to win easily, as they beat rival Penn-Trafford 40-29 in a Class 6A Section 1 girls basketball game on Thursday, February 11, at Norwin High School. The Lady Knights avenged an earlier 50-46 loss to the Lady Warriors on...
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Girls Basketball - GCC vs Jeannette

February 11, 2021
Greensburg Central Catholic Girls cruise past rival Jeannette 83-15 on their home court. Greensburg Central Catholic’s Bailey Kuhns won the tip off against Jeannette’s Jordan Bass and then opened the scoring when she hit a field goal 14 seconds into the game giving the Lady Centurions a lead they would never give up. Greensburg Central Catholic ca...
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Boys Basketball - GCC vs Jeannette

February 05, 2021
Second Half Surge Drives GCC to 65-59 Win over Jeannette Even in a season where change and uncertainty has become the norm, one thing remains unchanged. When Greensburg Central Catholic and Jeannette meet up on the gridiron, the hardwood, or the diamond, you can bet that the long time rivals are going to give it their all for bragging rights and th...
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Girls Basketball - Hempfield vs Canon-McMillan

February 04, 2021
Hempfield Girls End Long Layoff with 61-47 Win over Canon-McMillan Twenty four days. That's how long it had been since the Hempfield Area girls basketball team had played their only game of the season. The Lady Spartans had opened their season at Canon-McMillan on January 11, where Hempfield suffered a one point loss. Since then numerous postponeme...
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Girls Basketball - Greensburg Salem vs GCC

February 02, 2021
Greensburg Salem Girls Take 42-28 Win in Crosstown Battle with GCC After numerous delays and game postponements for both schools due to Covid-19, the Greensburg Salem and Greensburg Central Catholic girls basketball teams likely welcomed a friendly non-conference game between neighbors sharing the same 15601 zip code. And so they met on a snowy Tue...
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Girls Basketball - Franklin Regional vs Latrobe

February 01, 2021
Latrobe Girls Snowball Franklin Regional in 50-18 Road Win As the snow outside the Franklin Regional gymnasium accumulated at a steady rate, Greater Latrobe brought a blizzard indoors as they pummeled the Lady Panthers 50-18 in a Class 5A Section 4 girls basketball matchup on Monday, February 1, in Murrysville. On the evening where Franklin Region...
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Boys Basketball - Greensburg Salem vs Jeannette

January 30, 2021
Greensburg Salem Boys Fall 60-33 to Jeannette in Season Debut After what must have felt like forever, the Greensburg Salem Golden Lions boys basketball team finally got to to play their first game in the 2020-2021 season. Losing almost a full month of practice and game play to Covid 19 restrictions, the Lions were the last boys team in the league t...
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Boys Basketball - Latrobe vs Hempfield

January 27, 2021
Hempfield Boys Top Latrobe in 71-68 Non-Conference Overtime Battle For years, the boys of Hempfield Area and Greater Latrobe met twice a year to battle on the basketball court, often with the section champion's title on the line. Recent reclassification has put the teams in different competition classes; Hempfield in 6A and Latrobe in 5A, eliminati...
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