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Frazier girls making final push to claim program’s 2nd section championship

By Karen Price
Frazier girls basketball coach Ken Poling makes it a point to not bring up the possibility of winning a Section 4-AA title with his players. ...
4th quarter run, Arnold vault Cougars
By Jeff Oliver
The Charleroi Cougars and Frazier Commodores played a competitive, entertaining game in Section 4-AA Tuesday night. The difference in the game could have been a ...
Valley Independent roundup: Frazier girls nip Charleroi Area
By The Valley Independent
Frazier and Charleroi went into Monday’s Section 4-AA girls basketball game tied for second place, one game behind section leader Washington. Frazier (8-5, 6-2) walked out ...
Frazier moving ahead with wrestling program
By Jeff Oliver
The Frazier School District made a bit of sports history recently when three sophomore students participated in the Southmoreland wrestling tournament. Chad Kultiska, Dalton Kmetz and ...
Wrestling becomes popular sport for Frazier athletes
By Jeff Oliver 11:41 p.m.
Frazier School District made a bit of sports history recently when three sophomore students participated in the Southmoreland wrestling tournament. Chad Kultiska, Dalton Kmetz and Tyler ...
Frazier Area girls show drive on course, in classroom
By Les Harvath
Their numbers are 1, 5 and 6, numbers which represent their positions on Frazier Area’s boys golf team. Their other numbers are 3, 11 and ...
Charleroi drops Frazier
By The Valley Independent
Charleroi Area and Brownsville share the early lead in Section 4-AA after the Cougars defeated host Frazier, 64-47, Tuesday. Charleroi (2-3, 2-0) took control of the ...
Seniors lead Frazier past Charleroi, 55-41
By Bill Hughes
Heading into Charleroi Area’s Section 4-AA tilt at Frazier Monday, head coach Joe Grodz knew his team would have its hands full. The Commodores, who return ...
Frazier boys basketball team to focus on defense
By Dave Stofcheck
Although his team’s lineup has been altered by graduation, Frazier boys basketball coach Ed Keebler doesn’t plan many changes. The Commodores again will focus ...
Frazier girls basketball team to rely on experienced trio
By Dave Stofcheck
Ken Poling hopes familiarity breeds success as he begins his first season in charge of Frazier’s girls basketball team. Poling replaces former coach Shara Zupanc, ...
Frazier, Beth-Center lead Tri-County South football squad
By Jeff Oliver
Frazier and Beth-Center dominated the Tri-County South All-Conference Team with nine and 10 players selected, respectively. It should come as no surprise that the two teams ...
Frazier grad Poling set to coach school’s girls basketball team
By Jason Black
Ken Poling is switching whistles. Poling has been a high school basketball official for several seasons. But this year, instead of whistling fouls on players, he’ll ...
‘Uncharacteristic’ Frazier ousted by South Side Beaver, 26-12
By Jeff Oliver
Playing what their coach called an “uncharacteristic game,” Frazier was bounced from the first round of the WPIAL Class A playoffs Friday by visiting South ...
Scouting Franklin Regional, S.S. Beaver
By Jeff Oliver
Belle Vernon Area will hit the road and Frazier will be home when the WPIAL football playoffs kick off Friday. In Class AAA, BVA (5-4) goes ...
H.S. Picks hunting for perfect costume
By H.s. Picks
This is the best time of the year for H.S. Picks, the Tribune-Review’s high school football prognosticator. Picks loves Halloween, and he’s been busy deciding what costume he’s going to wear Friday for the first round of the WPIAL playoffs. Picks, who is trying to avoid candy this holiday, was considering ...
WPIAL playoffs have been tough on teams from Allegheny, Tri-County South
By Chris Harlan
There’s one sure way to fix the reputation of the Tri-County South, said coaches from the Class A conference. “You’ve got to win some ball games ...
Frazier struggles to find answers against Shenango in WPIAL volleyball quarterfinals
By Dave Whipkey
With an undefeated record, conference title and a win in the first round of the WPIAL Class A volleyball tournament in hand over Carlynton last week, Frazier coach Mandy Hartman had more than enough reason to believe the Commodores stood a strong chance to move forward in their quest for ...
Connellsville, Laurel Highlands will open WPIAL playoffs on the road
By Staff Reports
The WPIAL released its playoff football brackets Monday night, and all 32 first-round games will be played at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Connellsville, Mt. Pleasant, Frazier and Laurel Highlands qualified for the postseason. As expected, Connellsville and Laurel Highlands will open the playoffs on the road against top-seeded teams. Mt. Pleasant and Frazier ...
Penn-Trafford earns No. 2 seed, will play Fox Chapel in 1st round of WPIAL playoffs
By Paul Schofield
Undefeated Penn-Trafford was rewarded the No. 2 seed by the WPIAL football committee Monday at the annual pairings meeting. The WPIAL announced the first-round pairings ...
Frazier wards off California, 34-12
By Kyle Pillar
No. 7 Frazier (8-1, 7-1) finished the regular season on a high note, rolling to a 34-12 victory over California on Friday night in Tri-County South action. In a penalty-filled game, it was dual-threat freshman Alvin Ross who led the Commodores to second-place finish in the conference. On the second play of ...
Maples’ Rush runs over California
By The Valley Independent
Dylan Rush ran for 141 yards and three touchdowns as Mapletown rolled over visiting California Area, 41-16, in a Class A Tri-County South contest. Adam Hein added touchdown runs of 10, 1 and 47 yards for the Maples (6-2, 6-2), who held a 35-0 lead going into the final quarter. California (1-6, ...
Frazier volleyball rallies past Geibel in playoff tune-up
By Jason Black
If Thursday’s Section 5-A volleyball match between Geibel and visiting Frazier doesn’t help to prepare both teams for the upcoming WPIAL playoffs, nothing will. In front ...
Daily Courier Q&A: Frazier’s Bret Poling
By Jason Black
Frazier junior Bret Poling has been a key part of the Commodores’ success this season, particularly on defense. Poling, who plays middle linebacker, had ...
Focused Frazier shuts out Carmichaels
By Jeremy Sellew
With new goals and new focus. After coming off an emotional loss to Beth-Center last week, that’s how the Frazier Commodores are going about their ...
B-C outslugs Frazier
By Jeff Oliver
Going into Friday’s Tri-County South Conference showdown, both Frazier and Beth-Center stood atop the mountain with perfect records. And there is ever only room for one ...

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