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Seton-La Salle girls defeat rival Bishop Canevin to capture 7th WPIAL title

By Nathan Smith
All it took was one wave of intensity for Seton-La Salle to pull away from Bishop Canevin in the WPIAL Class AA championship game. The top-seeded ...
Bishop Canevin knocks off No. 2 seed Burrell, 32-30
By Bill Beckner Jr.
The fun-filled buildup to another appearance in the WPIAL finals ended with a crashing letdown for the Burrell girls basketball team. Sixth-seeded Bishop Canevin, wide-eyed and ...
Bishop Canevin’s 3-point prowess dooms Apollo-Ridge, 63-54
By George Guido
Bishop Canevin continued its amazing turnaround Wednesday night. After winning just four games last season, the Crusaders used an early barrage of 3-pointers to down Apollo-Ridge, 63-54, at Northgate. Bishop Canevin (17-6) will take on top-ranked Aliquippa (22-0) in WPIAL Class AA quarterfinal play Saturday at a site and time to be ...
For Pete’s sake: WPIAL set to host basketball finals at Pitt’s home court for 1st time since 2006
By Chris Harlan
Mt. Lebanon coach Joe David saw Palumbo Center at its very best. He was there a decade ago waiting for the Class AAAA boys final ...
Canevin boys basketball preparing for playoffs
By Nathan Smith
It took just one season for Bishop Canevin boys basketball to raise its expectations under first-year coach Kevin Trost. After going 4-18 last season, the Crusaders ...
Bishop Canevin hockey returning to full strength
By Nathan Smith
The Bishop Canevin hockey team reached the low point of its season in the final game of 2014. With only seven players, the team traveled to ...
Canevin girls hoops rebounding after shaky start
By Nathan Smith
For only the second time in 10 seasons, the Bishop Canevin girls basketball opened its season with a pair of losses after it fell to ...
Uptempo style of play leads to strong start for Bishop Canevin boys
By Nathan Smith
Last week, an 85-70 win over Chartiers-Houston improved the Bishop Canevin boys basketball team’s record to 4-0. Not a bad start for a team that won ...
Canevin swimmers looking for success
By Nathan Smith
While the Bishop Canevin High School mascot is the Crusader, “nomad” might better fit the swim team. The boys and girls squads have no home pool for competitions. Bishop Canevin practice six days a week at the Pittsburgh Classical Academy in the West End. But every competition is at the opponent’s ...
Canevin girls basketball heads into season with youthful roster
By Nathan Smith
The Bishop Canevin girls basketball team had to contend with a youthful roster last season with only two seniors and a junior. It is even younger ...
Bishop Canevin hockey looking for the scoring touch
By Nathan Smith
The Bishop Canevin hockey team has been shooting the lights out. But its scores haven’t shown it. The 3-4 Crusaders fell to Latrobe, 7-2, on Nov. 10. ...
Canevin softball player Rittelmann chooses Wheeling Jesuit
By Nathan Smith
When looking for a college to continue her eduction and softball career, Bishop Canevin senior Rachel Rittelmann found what she was looking for at Wheeling ...
Bishop Canevin girls volleyball falls in WPIAL title game
By Nathan Smith
For the second straight season, Bishop Canevin and Greensburg Central Catholic needed five sets to decide the WPIAL Class A volleyball champion. It was the Centurions ...
WPIAL volleyball finals: Three new champions, Baldwin, Ford City, GCC, crowned
By Staff Reports
For the second straight season, Bishop Canevin and Greensburg Central Catholic needed five sets to decide the WPIAL Class A volleyball champion. It was the ...
Bishop Canevin cross country duo headed to PIAA race
By Nathan Smith
Bishop Canevin’s Becca Volz and Mary Olivia Philbin are going to get a taste of “Choclatetown, U.S.A.” The Crusaders cross country runners qualified for the PIAA ...
Bishop Canevin volleyball team rallies around ailing coach
By Nathan Smith
Volleyball has been a part of Kevin Walters life for more than 20 years. He needs it now more than ever. Walters, who has more than 200 ...
Canevin XC ready for WPIAL finals
By Nathan Smith
The Bishop Canevin girls cross country team hopes to punch its ticket to “Chocolatetown, USA” at the WPIAL Class A championship race on Thursday. The Crusaders ...
High school notebook: Plenty to play for in GAC in Week 9
By Chris Harlan and Bill Hartlep
Just 11 of 64 possible WPIAL football playoff positions remain open heading into the final week of the regular season, and many teams have plenty ...
Trib Cup: Bishop Canevin volleyball chasing WPIAL championship
By Brian Graham
Kevin Walters enters a season like any other coach in the WPIAL with high expectations for his team. The Bishop Canevin girls volleyball coach probably didn’t expect things to go this well for his Crusaders through 20 games. The defending WPIAL Class A champion Crusaders beat Seton-La Salle, 3-0, on Wednesday ...
Bishop Canevin volleyball faces opponents’ best efforts
By Nathan Smith
After winning a WPIAL title last season, the Bishop Canevin volleyball team knew it would have a target on its back going into every match. It ...
Bishop Canevin hockey relying on forwards this season
By Nathan Smith
Last season the Bishop Canevin hockey team relied on a stingy defense to capture the program’s seventh Penguins Cup. This year might be the complete opposite. “We ...
Canevin boys soccer team gets defensive
By Nathan Smith
The Bishop Canevin boys soccer team knows how important finishing a season can be. After putting themselves in position to claim a playoff berth last year, ...
Bishop Canevin football living on the edge
By Nathan Smith
Through the first three weeks of the WPIAL football season, Bishop Canevin has shown a knack for late-game heroics. A week after leading the Crusaders (2-1, ...
Slippery Rock race benefits Bishop Canevin squads
By Nathan Smith
The Slippery Rock Invitational is important for cross country teams in a number of ways. It gives runners experience in a large race that features teams from across the WPIAL and PIAA, giving teams insight on what they might see in future races. But most importantly, it is the same track runners ...
NA, Freeport, Bishop Canevin volleyball teams to be challenged
By Andrew Erickson
North Allegheny girls volleyball heads into the 2014 season searching for answers. The Tigers knew they needed to replace key seniors like outside hitters Ashley Leto ...

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