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Serra Catholic baseball team’s outburst sinks Monessen

By Dave Mackall
The Serra Catholic baseball team allowed Monessen to score a run in the first inning, then shut the door on the host Greyhounds on Tuesday ...
Daily Courier spotlight athletes: Serra Catholic’s Zac Quattrone, South Allegheny’s Carly Gobbie
By Robert Stinner
Zac Quattrone Year: Senior School: Serra Catholic Sport: Baseball Claim to fame: Quattrone struck out 14 batters and allowed only one hit to help the ...
Serra softball has high hopes in new section
By Dave Mackall
The departures of six graduated senior starters haven’t altered Serra Catholic’s approach to another winning softball season in 2015. The Eagles, who narrowly missed the WPIAL Class A playoffs a year ago with a loss to Frazier on the final day of the regular season, figure on making a run ...
Daily News Fabulous 15: Senior girls basketball players had special seasons
By Daily News Staff
Seniors dominated the 2015 Daily News Fabulous 15 girls basketball team. A total of 10 seniors were chosen, including three from WPIAL playoff team Elizabeth ...
Pitching depth has Serra Catholic baseball team optimistic
By Dave Mackall
With nearly its entire lineup returning from a WPIAL playoff qualifier, Serra Catholic is counting on bigger things on the baseball field this season. So far, pretty good. After opening the year 1-2 with a pair of one-run losses last week at a spring training stop in Alabama, Class A Serra Catholic ...
Big start carries Cal into state playoffs
By Jeff Oliver
If it is true that one man’s treasure is another man’s trash, then the start of Thursday night’s WPIAL Class A play-in bracket final between California Area and Serra Catholic was Bill Cleary’s nightmare and Chris Minerd’s fantasy. That’s because Cleary’s Eagles had an awful start to the game while Minerd’s ...
Serra Catholic girls advance to 5th-place game
By Staff Report
Katie Sieg scored 27 points and Felicia Moon added 15 to lead No. 5  Serra Catholic to a 69-40 victory over No. 9 Imani Christian in a WPIAL  Class A girls basketball  play-in game Tuesday at West Allegheny. The Eagles (15-8),  who lost to No. 4 Quigley Catholic on ...
Quigley Catholic takes down Serra Catholic girls
By Ed Phillipps
On paper, the WPIAL Class A quarterfinal matchup between Serra Catholic and Quigley Catholic looked about as evenly matched as it gets. The Spartans averaged about 58 points per game, with the Eagles right behind at 54. Both Quigley and Serra claimed a section title, and the teams were ...
Serra Catholic girls eliminate cold-shooting Geibel
By Jason Black
After Wednesday’s WPIAL Class A first-round playoff basketball game between 12th-seeded Geibel and fifth-seeded Serra Catholic, Katie Sieg could be seen clutching a box of ...
Daily News spotlight athletes: Serra Catholic’s Joe Satira, Norwin’s Alayna Gribble
By Robert Stinner
Joe Satira School: Serra Catholic Year: Senior Sport: Basketball Claim to fame: Satira scored a game-high 35 points to lead the Eagles (9-13, 4-6) to a 67-38 win over Geibel in a WPIAL Class A preliminary-round game Friday night. “Joe is a fantastic kid,” coach Vince Gibbons said. ...
Sewickley Academy edges Serra Catholic
By Staff Report
The Serra Catholic boys basketball team showed little intimidation playing the No. 1 seed Tuesday night. The Eagles trailed by one in the first quarter and 29-24 at halftime before falling to Sewickley Academy, 60-50, in the first round of the WPIAL Class A playoffs at West Allegheny. Serra Catholic trailed just ...
Satira scores 35 as Serra Catholic routs Geibel
By Jason Black
After missing the WPIAL Class A playoffs last season, the Serra Catholic boys basketball team made a winning return to the postseason Friday. The Eagles led from start to finish in a 67-38 triumph over Geibel in a preliminary-round game at Charleroi. Joe Satira scored 35 points to key the Serra attack. The ...
Serra Catholic girls fall in regular-season finale
By Dave Mackall
Carlynton was hoping to stay sharp, and Serra Catholic needed a stern test after a series of blowout victories completed an undefeated section schedule. Both WPIAL playoff-bound girls basketball teams got their wish Monday night. Conor Richardson scored 25 points to lead Class AA No. 5 Carlynton to a 73-50 home ...
Serra Catholic’s Sieg learning to lead in senior season
By Dave Mackall
In a year’s time, Katie Sieg has changed her game. The Serra Catholic senior went from a role player on a veteran girls basketball team ...
Serra gets key home victory over Clairton to even section record
By Dave Mackall
Serra Catholic boys basketball coach Vince Gibbons concedes his Eagles haven’t played well on the road, where they’re 2-6 this season. Get a team at home, though, like they did with Clairton on Tuesday night, and things get a little brighter. Senior Joe Satira scored 22 points to lead Serra Catholic to ...
Serra Catholic boys plan to field varsity cross country team
By Dave Mackall
As a first-year club team in 2014, Serra Catholic sent a cross country runner to the WPIAL championships, where junior Noah Kinser finished the course just 20 seconds off the PIAA qualifying time. Overall, coach Brian Dzurenda said the Class A Eagles did well in eight races, including a second-place finish ...
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Chartiers Valley Matt McConnell, Serra Catholic’s Katie Sieg
By Brian Graham
Matty McConnell School: Chartiers Valley Year: Senior Sport: Basketball Claim to fame: A Robert Morris recruit, McConnell drained six 3-pointers and finished with a game-high ...
McKeesport Daily News Dynamic 33
By Daily News Staff
There were countless memorable moments from the 2014 high school football season, including Clairton’s return to the PIAA title game for the sixth time in ...
Despite youth, Serra girls basketball team remains optimistic for postseason
By Andrew John
Recently, the Serra Catholic girls basketball team knew what to expect at the beginning of each season. That’s not the case this season as the Eagles ...
After struggling in Class AA, Serra boys basketball welcomes move down in classification
By Andrew John
After experiencing a couple of seasons competing against higher competition, the Serra Catholic boys basketball team will reunite with familiar foes. The Eagles this season move ...
Daily News spotlight athletes: Serra Catholic’s Zac Quattrone, TJ’s Rachel Stover
By Robert Stinner
Zac Quattrone Year: Senior School: Serra Catholic Sport: Football Claim to fame: After missing the first half of the season because of a shoulder injury, ...
Serra Catholic snaps 28-game losing streak with 38-36 victory over Wilkinsburg
By Ray Judy 9:57 p.m.
There usually isn’t much to celebrate when a team finishes a season 1-8. But that’s not the case for Serra Catholic. The Eagles snapped a 28-game ...
Daily News spotlight athletes: Serra Catholic’s Sam Almeter, TJ’s Allie Yurkovich
By Robert Stinner
Sam Almeter Class: Senior School: Serra Catholic Sport: Soccer Claim to fame: Almeter helped the Eagles to a 13-5 overall record and a second-place finish ...
Serra Catholic boys soccer team loses WPIAL 1st-round game to Avonworth, 1-0
By Ray Judy
Avonworth may be playing its best soccer of the season, and it couldn’t come at a better time. The No. 9-seeded Antelopes got a goal from ...
Senior RBs help Leechburg snaps 5-game losing streak
By William Whalen
Leechburg didn’t waste any time in ending its five-game losing streak Friday night. Senior running backs Jake Gard and Quinten Burtick each rushed for 147 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Blue Devils past Eastern Conference rival Serra Catholic, 61-25, in front of a senior night crowd at Veterans Memorial ...

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