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Girls soccer preview: In addition to 59-goal scorer Cartwright, WPIAL champion GCC to feature more variety on offense

By Karen Price
Greensburg Central Catholic standout Bailey Cartwright was only a sophomore when she led the WPIAL in scoring, totaling 59 goals for the Centurions last season. If ...
Greensburg Central Catholic seeking playoff push
By Wynston Wilcox
Since the 2012 season, Greensburg Central Catholic hasn’t found a way to make it past the first round of the WPIAL playoffs. With a strong returning ...
HSFB preview by position: Local linebackers pack a punch
By Chris Harlan
There’s more than one way to play linebacker. A year ago, McKeesport’s Tymar Sutton and Central Catholic’s David Adams excelled in much different roles. A ...
High school golf preview: Solid lineup boosts Peters Township
By Paul Schofield
Fox Chapel boys golf coach Bryan Deal compares the Peters Township golf program to the New York Yankees and New England Patriots. “They are the gold ...
WPIAL’s top singles players in Class AAA return after meeting in PIAA title match
By Karen Price
Shady Side Academy senior Ananya Dua has a number of things working in her favor when she steps on the tennis court, including an unusually ...
Greensburg Central Catholic’s Liberatore named Greensburg Tribune-Review Baseball Player of the Year
By Paul Schofield
PLAYER OF THE YEAR COLLIN LIBERATORE Greensburg Central Catholic, senior, pitcher/First baseman Collin Liberatore was a big reason why Greensburg Central Catholic won its ...
Hempfield’s Ryan named Greensburg Tribune-Review Softball Player of the Year
By Karen Price
Player of the Year Morgan Ryan Hempfield, Sophomore, Pitcher Morgan Ryan was a good pitcher as a freshman, but during her sophomore year the ...
Central Catholic’s DeRenzo named Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Baseball Player of the Year
By Chris Harlan
PLAYER OF THE YEAR DOMENIC DERENZO Central Catholic, Senior, Catcher When Central Catholic’s season ended, Domenic DeRenzo hurried off to Martha’s Vineyard for a ...
Greensburg Central Catholic comes up short in quarterfinals
By Paul Schofield
SLIPPERY ROCK — Pitcher Casey Vincent looked like he was showing up his brother, Eisenhower coach Cody Vincent in the top of the seventh inning ...
Greensburg Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Greensburg C.C.’s Tommy Pellis, Belle Vernon’s Emily Frederick
By Andrew John
Tommy Pellis School: Greensburg Central Catholic Sport: Baseball Year: Junior Claim to fame: Pellis, who has a .561 batting average, went 3 for 4 with ...
Greensburg CC needs 14 innings to advance past Blairsville
By Paul Schofield
All Greensburg Central Catholic baseball coach Anthony Manley wanted Jake Nesser to do in the bottom of the 14th inning Monday was put the ball ...
GCC-Blairsville battle headlines slate of PIAA baseball, softball games
By Paul Schofield
When Blairsville baseball coach Mark Zerfoss addressed his team Wednesday after the PIAA  District 6 championship, he told them not to dwell too much on ...
Quartet of 1st-time WPIAL champs prepare for stint in PIAA playoffs
By Chris Harlan
The WPIAL baseball trophy Greensburg Central Catholic won Tuesday didn’t go directly into a display case at the school. Instead, it went home with ...
Trib Cup: Greensburg Central Catholic celebrates WPIAL title
By Alex Oltmanns
Collin Liberatore’s 12th strikeout Tuesday night proved to be a memorable one. The moments after the Greensburg Central Catholic pitcher struck out California’s Aaron Previsky in the WPIAL Class A championship will not be ones that Centurions players and coaches will forget any time soon. Holding onto a 6-4 lead, Liberatore ...
Greensburg Central Catholic softball made vast strides after 2-win season in 2014
By Kevin Ritchart
For the Greensburg Central Catholic softball team, the 2015 season was a huge departure from 2014. And that turned out to be good. The Centurions had ...
Greensburg Tribune-Review athletes of the week: GCC’s Collin Liberatore, Hempfield’s Taylor Blevins
By Andrew John
Collin Liberatore School: Greensburg Central Catholic Sport: Baseball Year: Senior Claim to fame: Liberatore, a Campbell recruit, drove in a run to lead Greensburg Central ...
Greensburg Central Catholic downs defending champs California to win title
By Paul Schofield
Greensburg Central Catholic pitcher Collin Liberatore was shaky over the first four innings Tuesday in the WPIAL Class A championship game at Consol Energy Park. No. ...
Previewing the the 2015 WPIAL baseball championships
By Chris Harlan
Breaking down the 2015 WPIAL baseball championships: CLASS AAAA Norwin vs. Central Catholic 5 p.m. Wednesday, Consol Energy Park No. ...
Despite WPIAL 1st-round loss, GCC boys lacrosse relishes regular-season success
By Andrew John
After having a nine-year section title streak broken last year, the Greensburg Central Catholic boys lacrosse team got back on top and captured its 10th in 11 years. The Centurions (9-5) didn’t just capture the Division II, Section 1 title; they did so by going unbeaten at 5-0, including a 6-5 ...
GCC baseball team wins, reaches WPIAL Class A title game
By Nathan Smith
For most of its WPIAL Class A semifinal showdown with Bishop Canevin, the Greensburg Central Catholic baseball team’s bats were silent. But when it mattered, ...
Greensburg Central rolls past Carmichaels
By Paul Schofield
What Carmichaels baseball coach Dickie Krause feared the most entering the WPIAL Class A playoffs last week showed in the quarterfinals Tuesday at Latrobe. Krause said ...
Frazier softball in control of suspended matchup
By Jason Black
Because of inclement weather, the Frazier and Greensburg Central Catholic softball teams could not play to a conclusion during Monday’s WPIAL Class A quarterfinal at ...
High school notebook: WPIAL honors scholar-athletes
By George Guido
The vastly expanded WPIAL scholar-athlete luncheon Monday included 20 individuals who received $1,000 each in scholarship money to their chosen colleges. The program honored two or four athletes in its previous 23 years. Girls receiving scholarships at the Green Tree DoubleTree hotel were Maria Fleck (Mohawk), Madeline Holmberg (Hempfield), Victoria Kocsuta (Montour), ...
HIgh school notebook: Gold medal-winning Belle Vernon senior turns focus to PIAA meet
By Paul Schofield
Hempfield freshman Molly DeBone and Greensburg Central Catholic junior Michelle Karabin were amazed at what they accomplished at the WPIAL track and field championships Thursday, ...
Latrobe’s Mueseler sets standard in 300 hurdles
By Paul Schofield
A Maddy broke another Class AAA record at the WPIAL track and field championships Thursday at Baldwin, but this time it wasn’t Maddie Holmberg of ...

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