Golf

Oakmont to host WPIAL boys Class AAA golf championships

Oakmont Country Club will crown more than one champion this year. Four months after the U.S. Open visits in June, the storied course will open its ...

Sewickley Academy boys celebrate PIAA title

Win Palmer has accomplished a lot in his 25 years of coaching high school golf. Hoisting a PIAA championship trophy was not one of them. The Sewickley ...

Pine-Richland's Freyvogel caps freshman season with PIAA Top 10 finish

Despite what she had accomplished prior to the PIAA Class AAA golf championships, Lauren Freyvogel continued to set high goals for herself. After winning the Section ...

North Allegheny girls, Sewickley Academy boys win PIAA team golf titles

After the PIAA decided Tuesday to postpone the team golf tournament from Wednesday to Thursday, the North Allegheny girls golf team decided to watch a ...

Kondratik closed as top Charleroi golfer

Charleroi golf coach Brian Corrin still laughs as he tells the story about Michael Kondratik's first competitive match as a freshman. "He was on the driving ...

Franklin Regional's Jackson closes season at PIAA tournament

Franklin Regional freshman Palmer Jackson didn't let a tough first round Monday at the PIAA Class AAA individual championship tournament affect his approach to Tuesday's ...

Canevin golfer Smallhoover ends high school career with trip to states

It couldn't have gotten much closer for Bishop Canevin senior golfer Sam Smallhoover. At last week's PIAA Class AA Western Regional at Tom's Run Golf Course, ...

Penn-Trafford senior golfer Guzik reaches PIAA finals

It couldn't get much closer for Penn-Trafford golfer Justin Guzik. The senior finished the PIAA Class AAA Western Regional tied for 12th at 81 with Peters ...

GCC's Zambruno claims 2nd straight PIAA girls golf championship

YORK — Consistency and a calm demeanor paid off big for Greensburg Central Catholic junior Olivia Zambruno on Tuesday at the PIAA golf championships. Zambruno didn't ...

Freeport's Dougherty finishes 6th at PIAA tournament

Freeport senior Audrey Dougherty carded another top-11 finish at the PIAA Class AA golf championships. Dougherty matched her first-round score with an 86 Tuesday to finish ...

HS highlight reel: Peters Township's Kness, GCC's Zambruno lead PIAA tourney

A pair of WPIAL golfers are atop the standings after the first day of competition at the PIAA championships at Heritage Hills Golf Resort in ...

Frazier's Erdely in 6th after Day 1 of PIAA golf championships

Frazier senior Annika Erdely shot a 42 on the front, and a 43 on the back for a total of 85 on the first day ...

Freeport's Dougherty ready for 4th trip to PIAA tournament

Audrey Dougherty is keeping her college recruiting a secret. "My teachers and friends have all been asking me where I am going," the Freeport senior golf ...

Franklin Regional golfer earns a trip to states

Franklin Regional freshman Palmer Jackson is confident he can bring home a Class AAA state championship from Heritage Hills in York. Jackson will be there for ...

Frazier's Erdely excited to hit links at PIAA Championships

Frazier senior golfer Annika Erdely remembers the feeling she had when she finished her round at the PIAA West Regional as a junior in 2014. "I ...

WPIAL golfers are dominant at PIAA West Region tournament

Peters Township senior Connor Schmidt knew early in his round Monday that it could turn out special. After two early bogeys, Schmidt rebounded with consecutive ...

Shoulder injury likely sidelines Knoch's Shinsky for season

Knoch senior quarterback Cole Shinsky is likely done for the season with a separated left shoulder. Shinsky sustained the injury last Friday in the first quarter ...

Freeport senior Dougherty shoots 80, punches ticket to 4th straight state final

Audrey Dougherty seems to have found her putting rhythm again, just in time for one of her favorite golf tournaments of the year. The Freeport ...

Hampton golf breaks through

The Hampton golf team came into the season looking for a different ending to the same old story. Mission accomplished. For three years, Hampton advanced to the ...

Dziak, Kondratik, Erdely to PIAA finals

Bentworth's Luke Dziak and Charleroi's Mike Kondratik moved on to the PIAA Class AA boys' golf championship by qualifying Monday at Tom's Run. Playing in the ...

PIAA Western Regional golf capsule

10 a.m. Monday (one-hour frost delay), Tom's Run Golf Course, Chestnut Ridge Resort, Blairsville Local boys qualifiers : Class AAA — Anthony Cordaro, Jr., ...

Greensburg Central's Zambruno sisters to take their shot at regional event

After winning the WPIAL Class AA girls golf championship last week, Olivia Zambruno is set to compete in Monday's PIAA Western Regional for the third ...

Peters Township, Sewickley Academy boys defend WPIAL golf titles

Peters Township's golf success had its genesis in a thriving junior program. Coach Dave Kuhn puts golf clubs in the hands of wide-eyed kindergarteners ...

Fox Chapel's strong effort falls short in WPIALs

Fox Chapel golfers and their coaches repeatedly walked in and out of the banquet room where the leaderboard was Thursday at Cedarbrook, their emotions rising ...

Freeport golfers finish 'better than most' at WPIAL championship

Freeport's golf team likes to borrow the phrase, "Better than most" — NBC golf announcer Gary Koch's famous line from Tiger Woods's snaking, downhill putt ...

Hempfield junior golfers gain experience at WPIAL qualifier

For the first time in four years, the Hempfield boys golf team didn't have a representative in the WPIAL individual tournament. But the three Spartans, ...

WPIAL golf championships preview

Previewing the WPIAL Golf Championships: When: 10 a.m. Thursday, Where: Cedarbrook Golf Course, Rostraver • Class AAA boys teams: ...

Southmoreland golfers put together excellent season

Southmoreland's boys golf team came into this season with high hopes. That's to be expected, the squad was coming of its first playoff season since 1992. But ...

Jeannette golf freshman Urbanic happy to pick up a new sport

Mark Urbanic, a freshman at Jeannette High School, decided to get involved in golf this year after his favorite teacher, Paul Shifko, encouraged him to ...

Norwin girls golf ready for WPIAL team championships

Since its debut in 2008, Norwin girls golf coach Mike Buscemi has watched the program grow each season. The team took a major step forward this ...