By Michael Love
Lauren Kolenik already is peering into the future, to August of this year, to the start of the 2016 girls volleyball season.
That’s when the Plum ...
Trib Cup: Serra Catholic girls put focus on defense By Alex Oltmanns
Averaging 64 points this season, the Serra Catholic girls basketball team ranks as the No. 4 scoring team in the WPIAL.
Yet, despite such scoring prowess, the emphasis for the Eagles has actually been on the other end of the court.
Having won three consecutive Section 4-A titles, Serra coach Bill Cleary ...
Daily News Dynamic 33 football all-star team By Dave Mackall
From a record-setting touchdown pass to an unpredictable winning streak, Daily News region schools again provided endless storylines during the 2015 high school football season.
Serra girls expecting repeat success By Dave Mackall
He’s entering his 28th season as girls basketball coach at Serra Catholic having led the Eagles e_SEmD incredibly so e_SEmD to the WPIAL playoffs every year.
Bill Cleary knows a thing or two about finding success.
Maybe that’s why Cleary isn’t allowing himself to get too anxious over the thought of replacing ...
Serra Catholic hockey poised to make run at title By Kevin Lohman
It may be just his first season as the coach of the Serra Catholic hockey team, but that doesn’t mean Bob Gergerich still is feeling his way around the PIHL.
The coach of the Eagles (4-2 knows it is rare to find trio of talented seniors such as the one his ...
Leechburg uses 2nd-half running attack to defeat Serra Catholic By Dave Whipkey
Most often, coaches that make the better halftime adjustments find a positive result and the end of four quarters of play.
Leechburg coach Mark George and his staff went back to basics in the second half of the Blue Devils’ contest at Serra Catholic Friday evening and grinded out a ...
Clairton romps past Serra Catholic By Wes Crosby
Clairton has bulldozed its competition this season, but maybe nothing to the extent of its 60-0 win Friday over Serra Catholic.
Ranked No. 1 in Class A, Clairton (7-0, 6-0 Eastern Conference) scored 30 points in each of the first two quarters to hold a 60-point lead at halftime.
The Bears scored ...
Serra Catholic volleyball chasing section title By Kevin Lohman
This is just the second season the Serra Catholic and Bishop Canevin girls volleyball teams have shared Section 2-A, but already the programs have been brewing up a major rivalry.
In each of the last two seasons, Bishop Canevin has ousted Serra Catholic (12-1, 9-1) from the WPIAL Class A playoffs. ...
Daily News Q&A: Serra Catholic’s Alex Grace By Dave Mackall
For a football program starved for victories, Alex Grace’s game-winning field goal Friday night couldn’t have come at a better time.
Grace’s 33-yarder as time expired ...
Serra Catholic soars to victory over Riverview on game-ending kick By Dave Mackall
This time, Alex Grace was good.
The Serra Catholic junior kicked a 33-yard field goal as time expired Friday night to lift the Eagles to a 16-14 Class A Eastern Conference victory over Riverview.
“It looked good from the very beginning,” Grace said. “I’m really happy for our team right now.”
Serra girls soccer surges into playoff picture By Kevin Lohman
Halfway through this season, the Serra Catholic girls soccer team found itself sputtering through a spell of inconsistent play that left them in the lower half of the Section 2-A standings.
Fast-forward six days and four games, and the Eagles (7-4-1, 6-3-1) find themselves in the midst of a four-game winning ...