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Team chemistry attracts Baldwin’s Larkin to Point Park

By Ray Fisher
Baldwin senior hoopster Amanda Larkin signed with the Point Park University women’s basketball team as an early signee last fall. Larkin is a 5-foot-8 ...
Baldwin’s Keiser, Teahan honored as ‘Positive Athlete’ award recipients
By Ed Phillipps
More than 1,000 athletes were nominated across numerous sports for the C. Harper Positive High School Athlete awards and scholarships. With such stiff competition, being able ...
South Hills tracksters advance to state finals at Shippensburg
By Ray Fisher
The Baldwin track and field program ended up with four PIAA qualifiers at the WPIAL Class AAA championships held last week at Baldwin Stadium. The PIAA ...
Eisel, Kozarian keys to Baldwin’s baseball future
By Brian Knavish
After making it to the WPIAL Class AAAA championship last year, the Baldwin baseball team narrowly missed the playoffs this season. However, even without a postseason run, there still is plenty of excitement around the program. Two Baldwin players — outfielder Chris Eisel and shortstop Jon Kozarian — were named all-section, ...
Baldwin, Thomas Jefferson tracksters advance to WPIAL Class AAA championship meet
By Ray Fisher
Several Baldwin athletes advanced to the WPIAL Class AAA individual track and field championships with first-pace finishes at last week’s Southern qualifier. Junior Kadin Hinish took ...
O’Brien, Higgins spark Baldwin softball team to 11-4 win in WPIAL playoff tuneup
By Ray Fisher
Baldwin rolled past North Hills, 11-4, last week in a tuneup for the WPIAL Class AAAA softball playoffs. The Lady Highlanders’ offensive catalysts were junior center fielder Mallory O’Brien, who had four hits in four plate appearances, and senior designated hitter Katie Higgins, who was 3 for 4. “They put pressure on ...
Baldwin track coach lands Alumni Hall of Fame berth
By Ed Phillipps
The WPIAL track and field season often is defined in the final few weeks of the season, when the litmus test of the ultra-competitive Baldwin ...
Schleicher leads Baldwin softball team into WPIAL playoffs
By Brian Knavish
She can pitch. She can hit. She can field. She’s a leader. Jaimie Schleicher can do it all for the WPIAL Class AAAA playoff-bound Baldwin softball ...
UPJ baseball coach labels Baldwin grad a pro prospect
By Brian Knavish
Pitt-Johnstown head baseball coach Todd Williams is not shy when describing the ability of pitcher Kenny Gault, a Baldwin High School graduate. “He’s a major league ...
Freshman whiz a multiple medalist at BaIdwin Invite
By Ray Fisher
Baldwin’s Alina Stahl sparkled in two of the spotlight events at the 42nd annual Baldwin Invitational held last week at Baldwin Stadium. Stahl, a two-sport standout ...
Baldwin softball team grabs share of section championship
By Ray Fisher
The Baldwin softball team knew what it needed Monday at Bethel Park. The Lady Highlanders needed a winning performance to entertain any thoughts of a section ...
Gorman: Hinish clears newest hurdle
By Kevin Gorman
Kadin Hinish can’t contain her excitement for the Baldwin Invitational, a meet the Baldwin junior has attended for as long as she can remember. “It’s ...
HS highlight reel: Baseball coaches to honor Canon-Mac’s Blanock
By Tribune-Review
The WPIAL Baseball Coaches Association has selected Canon-McMillan senior Luke Blanock as its seventh annual John Challis Memorial Award recipient. Blanock underwent chemo and radiation treatment in 2014 after being diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma. He returned to play basketball this past winter and is on the Big Macs baseball team. ...
Area coaches adapt to adverse weather conditions
By Ray Fisher
The weather. It seems to be a sore subject every spring. And this year is no different as baseball and softball teams scramble to revise schedules ...
Hinish top area Baldwin Invitational title contender
By Ray Fisher
There were four local individual medalists last year at the Baldwin Invitational track and field meet. Only one returns in 2015. Baldwin junior Kadin Hinish finished second ...
Baldwin boys volleyball team hoping to take long playoff journey
By Jennifer Goga
With just a few matches left on the schedule, the Baldwin boys’ volleyball team has only one loss and is hopeful about a long trip into the postseason. Head coach Eric Falcione is not surprised by the team’s success, with several returning starters and two experienced players rejoining the team after ...
Eisel leading Baldwin baseball team offensively with .400 batting average
By Ray Fisher
The Baldwin Highlanders have been hitting the cover off the baseball this season. Through 10 games, the Highlanders were hitting a collective .309. Baldwin was led offensively by junior center fielder Chris Eisel, with a rock-solid .400 batting average, along with five other .300 hitters. Eisel was complemented at the plate by sophomore ...
Baldwin softball team continues to roll despite injured ace
By Brian Knavish
It’s the type of news that would make many high school teams buckle. Not the Baldwin softball team. The Lady Highlanders recently learned their ace ...
Baldwin freshman Stahl has sensational track debut at Butler Invitational
By Ray Fisher
Alina Stahl made a grand appearance in her debut on the Baldwin girls’ track and field team. Stahl, a freshman speedster who also is an elite ...
Baldwin’s Karabinos advances to Eastern Region gymnastics meet
By Jennifer Goga
Last year, Josie Karabinos of Whitehall suffered a severe concussion when her hand slipped off the uneven bars during warmups at the USA Gymnastics regional ...
Meyer offensive catalyst for Baldwin girls’ lacrosse team
By Ray Fisher
The Baldwin girls’ lacrosse team remains committed to making it to the postseason. The Lady Highlanders kicked off this week with a 3-2 record in section play, good for third place and in contention for a possible WPIAL playoff berth. “In order to achieve our goal of making ...
Baldwin brothers relish new ‘coach-pupil’ relationship with Niagara baseball
By Brian Knavish
They grew up avid baseball players living in the same Baldwin household, but Ronnie and Nicholas Bernick were never on the same team at the ...
Baldwin’s Loeffler enamored with pole vault event
By Ed Phillipps
Baldwin’s Gabriella Loeffler competes in the pole vault as well as the 400 meters. Getting to each event has become a race of its own when ...
Kelley leading young Baldwin boys tennis team
By Jennifer Goga
The Baldwin boys’ tennis team is rebuilding, as head coach Dave Hayden has just one senior player on the 2015 squad. The Highlanders lost a ...
Stofanak, Keiser leading Baldwin boys volleyball
By Ray Fisher
To say the Baldwin boys’ volleyball team is senior dominated is a vast understatement. There are 14 players listed on the varsity roster this season, with ...

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