Tinker’s walk-off home run lifts Boone over Science Hill | Sports

Slader Tinker hit a walk-off home run in the eighth inning as Daniel Boone took a 3-2 victory over defending state champion Science Hill in the Big 5 Conference baseball action Thursday night. Tinker went 3 for 4, while Graham Jones scored Boone’s other two runs. Brayden Blankenship gave up just two hits over six … Read more

Science Hill tennis defeats Dobyns-Bennett to set up championship showdown | Sports

KINGSPORT – Science Hill took care of an old rival on the tennis courts Wednesday before heading into a championship match. The Hilltoppers swept Dobyns-Bennett 9-0 in matches for both the boys and girls. The victories set up a District 1-AA championship showdown with Tennessee High on Thursday, hosted by Science Hill at the Pete … Read more

What to watch for in WPIAL sports for April 25, 2022: Baseball, softball playoff hunt begins

By: Don Rebel Sunday, April 24, 2022 | 9:13 PM Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review North Allegheny’s Cole Young bats against Central Catholic on Friday, April 22, 2022, at North Allegheny High School. The final full week of April sees the chase for playoff spots in both WPIAL baseball and softball heat up. Most baseball sections … Read more

Roundup: Science Hill baseball racks up eighth straight win | Sports

Science Hill overwhelmed the Hardin Valley on Saturday. Jake Bedard had the noisy aluminum, totaling three hits – including a double and triple – and driving in three runs as the Hilltoppers broke open a close game in the fourth inning before adding a six spot in the fifth to close out a 13-3 baseball … Read more

What to watch for in WPIAL sports for April 21, 2022: Softball showdowns set in Class 6A, 4A

By: Don Rebel Wednesday, April 20, 2022 | 5:05 PM Paul Schofield | Tribune-Review Hempfield pitcher Riley Miller delivers a pitch in a scrimmage March 16, 2022, against Ligonier Valley. A couple of showdowns in Class 6A and 4A highlight a busy Thursday around the softball diamonds. In Section 2-6A, Hempfield is back in a … Read more

What to watch for in WPIAL sports on April 20, 2022: 4-way baseball battle for section top spot

By: Don Rebel Tuesday, April 19, 2022 | 7:38 PM Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review West Allegheny’s Anthony Pass celebrates after driving in the winning run in the bottom of the 11th inning against South Fayette on Thursday. Last year, WPIAL Section 3-5A baseball produced three champions as Shaler, South Fayette and West Allegheny finished tied … Read more

Baseball, roast venison a big hit | News, Sports, Jobs

Pictured is the Bradigan family in 1962. Can anyone point out me? Imagine, I used to be kinda cute. The years have not been kind. This photo was taken before the weekly baseball game on a late Sunday morning in the summer of 1962. Baseball was the closest thing us Bradigans had to church. My … Read more

Roundup: Diamond’s double lifts Science Hill over MoEast | Sports

The Jaxon Diamond was golden for the Science Hill baseball team on Saturday afternoon at the TVA Credit Union Ballpark. The Hilltopper third baseman hit a walkoff double in the bottom of the seventh inning, scoring Jake Bedard from first for a 2-1 win over Morristown East to cap off a big weekend of the … Read more

Virginia Bats Finally Come Alive in 18-0 Beatdown at Pittsburgh

After a record-breaking start to the season, the Virginia bats seemingly vanished for the last six games. Before that point, the Cavaliers were averaging over 11 runs per game. Since then, UVA has averaged just four runs per game over the last six games, the last five of which were all losses – Virginia’s longest … Read more

Negola, Marauders triumph | News, Sports, Jobs

Mirror photo by Patrick Waksmunski Bishop Guilfoyle first baseman Trent Querry tags out Central Cambria’s Jack Washko on a pickoff attempt on Thursday at Vets Field. BG catcher Kaden Wyandt made the successful throw. Nick Negola doubled among his three hits and drove in three runs to lead Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic to an 11-1 victory … Read more