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

High school sports scores, schedules for April 24, 2022

By: Tribune-Review Sunday, April 24, 2022 | 7:01 PM High schools Baseball Sunday’s results Class 5A Section 1 McKeesport 8, Kiski Area 5 Monday’s schedule Class 6A Section 1 Allderdice at Pine-Richland, 3:30 pm North Allegheny at Butler, 7:30 pm Seneca Valley at Central Catholic, 3:45 pm Section 2 Canon-McMillan at Hempfield, 4:15 pm Mt. … Read more

Warren JFK grinds past Heartland Christian | News, Sports, Jobs

NILES – Heartland Christian and Warren JFK tangled at Eastwood Field on Saturday afternoon on a gorgeous day for a baseball game. The Lions (5-4) grabbed an early lead on the defending Division IV state champion Eagles, but JFK took advantage of some sloppy defense and walked away with a 12-4 victory. “We pitched well … Read more

Jays rally past Lowellville | News, Sports, Jobs

Correspondent photo / Lowell Spencer Jackson-Milton’s Drew Sloan fires in a pitch during the Blue Jays’ win over Lowellville on Saturday. STRUTHERS – The Jackson-Milton Blue Jays baseball team might be young, but when it puts everything together, it’s a determined team that believes it can win. Saturday afternoon at scenic Cene Park, the Jays … Read more

Ursuline outlasts St. Vincent-St. Mary in thriller | News, Sports, Jobs

YOUNGSTOWN – It started off with it looking like the Ursuline Fighting Irish were going to run away from the Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary Fighting Irish at the Covelli Sports Complex on the campus of Youngstown State University. Instead, it turned into a pitcher’s duel between Ursuline’s Mia Opalick and SVSM’s Kaidyn Schrader. In the … Read more

Crestview falls to Flashes in crucial conference game | News, Sports, Jobs

CHAMPION – After a gloomy start to the day on Thursday, the clouds broke apart and the sun shined down just in time for Champion to host Crestview with first place on the line in the MVAC Gray Tier. Senior Olivia Zigarovich put Champion on top 3-0 in the bottom of the first with a … Read more

What to watch for in WPIAL sports on April 22, 2022: Slugging softball teams to square off

By: Don Rebel Friday, April 22, 2022 | 12:03 AM Following a wet week and assuming the fields are playable, it will be a busy Friday on the diamonds in both WPIAL softball and baseball. One of the top games in the district is a battle for first place in Section 4-5A softball as Trinity … Read more

Crestview takes advantage of LaBrae mistakes in 6-2 win | News, Sports, Jobs

Staff photo / Neel Madhavan. LaBrae’s Brogan Collins launches a ball into the outfield Wednesday night for a double that turned into an inside-the-park home run against Crestview. LEAVITTSBURG – LaBrae got the start it wanted, but its mistakes proved to be its undoing after that Wednesday evening against Crestview. After falling into a 2-0 … 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