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Australian Leahy continues FIBI tradition

After five years of competing in the Freeport International Baseball Invitational, Australian baseball player Nick Leahy has learned one thing about himself: He has a ...

FIBI Q&A: French player enjoying 1st trip to U.S.

Antonin Guilleux is making his first visit to the United States, but he made trips to Spain and England in previous years. Which was his favorite? ...

FIBI notebook: Valley Legion's Marzullo recalls injury at last year's invitational

Nick Marzullo had one plan for his mound appearance in Valley Legion's game against France at the Freeport International Baseball Invitational on Wednesday: not too ...

South Fayette grad Watson preparing to build on breakout season at Penn

Justin Watson has spent his summer working with Penn quarterback Alek Torgersen. They have been doing the normal throwing and catching a receiver and his ...

P-R summer team scrapping way toward playoffs

The high level of competition in the Butler Eagle County Baseball League is what makes Pine-Richland coach Jeff Kline and his team thankful to be ...

Former Hampton hoops standout Luther helping to lay foundation at Elon

A few years ago, Collin Luther formed a dynamic duo with twin brother Ryan to turn Hampton into one of the best teams in the ...

Israeli pitcher returns to FIBI

Israel's Ilan Klein first played in the Freeport International Baseball Invitational in 2012 for a team coached by his father, Areyeh. When his plane landed ...

Yamhara makes 1st trip to U.S. for Freeport International

Yoshiro Yamhara is one of seven players to make the 6,000-plus-mile journey from Japan to the United States to participate in the 22nd Freeport International ...

Fox Chapel Red caps season with tourney win

The Fox Chapel Red 11U all-star baseball team recently concluded its season on a high note by claiming the championship at the Monroeville tournament July ...

Hole-in-one twice as nice for Irwin golfer

Steve Blass and Tom Kohut have something in common, and it doesn't involve baseball or the Pirates. Blass and Kohut each achieved a rare feat at ...

Attack hits home for French players at FIBI

Their town lies 12 hours away from Nice, France, but members of the Hawks baseball club from La Guerche de Bretagne couldn't escape news of ...

Kiski Valley Legion players enjoy FIBI experience

After playing double-elimination playoff baseball the entire month of July, Kiski Valley Legion players can take a deep breath and relax when digging their feet ...

FIBI Q&A: Texas OF returns to invitational

Texas native John Penshorn is playing for the Tri-Con Roos as an outfielder for the second straight year at the Freeport International Baseball Invitational. Penshorn, ...

Valley falls to Saxonburg in BCAL championship game

Resilience played a large part in Valley's run to the Butler County American Legion championship game. But needing one win to bring the title home, ...

Heads Up training session in Monroeville focuses on player safety

As another football season draws near, the ever-present topic of player safety takes center stage. Nowhere is that more prevalent that at the youth level, where ...

Beadling U-17 girls team chasing national crown

Beadling Soccer Club has had no shortage of success at the local and regional level, but its Under-17 girls team this year is trying to ...