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Seneca Valley girls bowling eyes bright future

By Joe Sager
While Seneca Valley’s girls bowling team will miss the WPIBL playoffs this year, the future looks bright. Five of the team’s six bowlers can return next season and hope to improve on this year’s 2-6 mark through the team’s first eight Section 3 matches. “The girls are a team. They get along ...
Seneca Valley hockey players relish All-Star experience
By Joe Sager
Alex Crilley was hoping just to have fun at the PIHL Class AAA All-Star game. He didn’t think he would wind up as the game’s ...
Seneca Valley wrestlers look for continued success at Section 3-AAA tourney
By Joe Sager
Seneca Valley does not have any top-ranked wrestlers on its roster this year. The Raiders are fine with that, though, because what they do have ...
Refreshed Seneca Valley strives to earn home-ice advantage for Penguins Cup playoffs
By Joe Sager
The holiday break came at a good time for the Seneca Valley hockey team. After the squad closed 2015 with two losses in a row and ...
Seneca Valley wrestlers off to strong start
By Joe Sager
Seneca Valley’s wrestling team got off to an impressive start this season. The Raiders captured a 37-36 win over powerhouse North Allegheny. It was Seneca Valley’s ...
Seneca Valley girls get off to strong start
By Joe Sager
Seneca Valley’s girls basketball players want to take a step forward this year. With an experienced group back, the Raiders have high hopes they can do just that. Getting off to a strong start in its first three games reaffirms the team’s belief. “Our first goal is to get back to the ...
Seneca Valley boys gaining experience early
By Joe Sager
Seneca Valley’s boys basketball team got off to a strong start. The Raiders hope to keep it going. The squad opened the year with two wins ...
Trib Cup: Run to state finals caps special season for Seneca Valley boys
By Joe Sager 8:32 p.m.
Seneca Valley’s boys soccer team turned its first trip to the PIAA Class AAA playoffs into a memorable one. The Raiders advanced to the state championship game, but were unable to overcome national powerhouse Central Bucks East for the title. “We were very, very proud of the team and very, very ...
Central Bucks East blanks Seneca Valley in PIAA Class AAA soccer championship game
By Michael Bullock
HERSHEY — Try as they might — and coach George Williams’ Seneca Valley Raiders pushed for all 80 minutes — it just wasn’t to  be. Not ...
Previewing the 2015 PIAA soccer championships
By Bill Hartlep
CLASS AAA BOYS Seneca Valley vs. Central Bucks East When: 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Hersheypark Stadium Records: SV: 18-2-1; CBE: 25-0 How they got here: WPIAL ...
Future looks bright for Seneca Valley volleyball
By Joe Sager
Seneca Valley’s girls volleyball team found itself in a familiar spot — in the WPIAL Class AAA semifinals. The Raiders couldn’t get past section rival North ...
Experience, talent key to Seneca Valley’s continued postseason runs
By Jerry Clark
It’s one thing for a high school program to have a successful season, but sustaining that success for an extended period is quite an accomplishment. In nine seasons under the direction of coach Karen Martini, the Seneca Valley girls volleyball team has advanced to the WPIAL semifinals seven times. The ...
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Seneca Valley’s Matt Saluga, Bishop Canevin’s Bailey McDonald
By Alex Oltmanns
Matt Saluga School: Seneca Valley Year: Senior Sport: Soccer Claim to fame: The senior scored the game’s only goal as Seneca Valley (17-2-1) defeated Canon-McMillan ...
Seneca Valley boys achieve their goal at WPIAL, PIAA meets
By Joe Sager
Seneca Valley’s boys cross country team wanted bronze. But the Raiders were happy to take silver. The squad saved its best collective performance for the ...
Seneca Valley girls repeat as WPIAL champs, earn PIAA bronze
By Joe Sager
Seneca Valley’s girls cross country team defended its WPIAL Class AAA championship. And the Raiders did it in dominating fashion. After edging Mt. Lebanon, 87-92, for ...
WPIAL champion Norwin girls score comeback win over Seneca Valley
By Nathan Smith
The Norwin girls soccer team refused to lose. The WPIAL champion Knights rallied from a two-goal halftime deficit to defeat Seneca Valley, 3-2, in double overtime ...
McKeesport flexes muscles in shutout of Seneca Valley
By Dave Mackall
Once again, McKeesport’s defense nearly stole the show. While much has been said about the Tigers’ explosive offense, coach George Smith seemed to get the ...
Kessler does it all for Seneca Valley football team
By Joe Sager
Corbin Kessler is known for his ability on the baseball diamond. He’s pretty good on the football field, too. Wherever Seneca Valley needs him to line up, he’ll be there. The talented senior has played quarterback, running back and wide receiver for the Raiders. On defense, he’s a free safety. On ...
Seneca Valley to receive WPIAL Sportsmanship Award
By Joe Sager
Seneca Valley’s athletic teams have won many WPIAL awards. However, the Raiders will bring home a new honor Thursday when they receive a WPIAL Sportsmanship Award ...
Kiski Area loses to Seneca Valley in WPIAL Class AAA consolation game
By Jerin Steele
Seneca Valley controlled the ball for the majority of the first half but led Kiski Area only by one goal at halftime. But a goal in ...
Fox Chapel bows to Seneca Valley in WPIAL Class AAA consolation game
By Doug Gulasy
Fox Chapel dug an early hole against Seneca Valley in the WPIAL girls soccer consolation game, and the Foxes’ late push couldn’t save them. Lauren ...
Seneca Valley prepares for McKeesport’s option offense
By Chris Harlan
Seneca Valley’s scout-team offense practiced at times Tuesday without a football. It was one technique used by Dave Vestal and his first-year staff at Seneca Valley ...
Sodini’s late goal helps Canon-Mac top No. 1 Seneca Valley
By Devon Moore
Nick Sodini picked the perfect time to score his WPIAL-leading 30th goal of the season. It would be the one that counted the most. After ...
Norwin girls oust 2-time defending champion Seneca Valley in semifinals
By Nathan Smith
As its bus pulled into North Allegheny for the WPIAL Class AAA semifinals, the Norwin girls soccer team’s motto was displayed on the windows: #WeBelieve. After ...
Seneca Valley builds confidence in advance of WPIAL playoffs
By Joe Sager
Seneca Valley has built some confidence heading into the WPIAL Class AAAA playoffs. The Raiders overcame a pair of Quad North Conference defeats to Pine-Richland (35-28) ...
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