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Connellsville linebackers Mauro, McKnight hope to lead Falcons to success

By Jason Black
Throughout the course of this season, Connellsville’s defense will be facing a number of talented players on high-octane offenses. The Falcons will be tested week ...
Daily Courier Q&A: Connellsville’s Steven White
By Jason Black
Connellsville senior Steven White will play an integral part in the Falcons’ running game this season. White rushed for 346 yards and three touchdowns on ...
DC Picks: Prognosticator is primed for new season
By Tribune-Review
The 2015 season quickly is approaching and DC Picks has prepared all summer for the magical moment when the first whistle is blown and the first pigskin is kicked, setting the tone for a new and exciting season. As always, DC Picks is proud to lay his reputation as a ...
Connellsville football team prepares for difficult stretch to start season
By Jason Black
There are certain things the Connellsville football team can control as it prepares for the start of the season. The schedule, however, is not one ...
Connellsville girls volleyball working toward lofty postseason goals
By Jason Black
At the conclusion of the 2014 regular season, the Connellsville girls volleyball team found itself on the outside looking in at the playoffs. While disappointed to ...
Connellsville remains a work in progress
By Jason Black
Heading into his fifth year on the job, Connellsville coach Dave McDonald still is working to change the culture of the program. “We’ve been in the ...
Connellsville golf teams seeks improvement this year
By Jason Black
With no wins to show for their efforts in 2014, the members of the Connellsville golf team are determined to not let history repeat itself ...
Connellsville hopes to build O-line around 3rd-year center Brothers
By Jason Black
With the start of football practice comes the heightening of position battles, and for Connellsville, many of those are occurring in the trenches. This year, the ...
Connellsville girls tennis players eager to improve
By Jason Black
With three wins in 2014, the Connellsville girls tennis team undoubtedly will be looking for bigger and better things this season. Fortunately, the Falcons may ...
Mt. Pleasant, other area teams begin PIAA-mandated acclimatization period
By Jason Black
Throughout the course of the summer, high school football teams do their best to prepare for the season. Many teams take advantage of summer conditioning and ...
Apollo-Ridge’s Tipton, Connellsville’s Wiltrout are Pittsburgh Trib’s Athletes of the Year
By Bill Beckner Jr. 10:14 p.m.
Apollo-Ridge’s Tre Tipton and Connellsville’s Madison Wiltrout have been named the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Athletes of the Year. Tre Tipton Apollo-Ridge · Senior ...
Wiltrout picks up prestigious Gatorade award
By Paul Schofield
You can chalk up another honor for Connellsville sophomore Madison Wiltrout. On Wednesday, she learned she was named the 2015 Gatorade Pennsylvania Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year. She also is now eligible for the national award. Wiltrout, who won her second consecutive WPIAL and PIAA Class AAA javelin title, ...
Connellsville’s record-setting javelin thrower Wiltrout to undergo elbow surgery
By Jason Black
After winning her second straight state championship and setting a national high school record, Connellsville javelin thrower Madison Wiltrout planned to compete nationally later this ...
Connellsville 3-sport senior Hosfelt wins award
By Jason Black
It certainly is a challenge to play three varsity sports and excel in the classroom. However, Jordan Hosfelt not only met that challenge but also ...
Sankovich humbled by Fayette County hall of fame induction
By Jason Black
For many local sports fans, Tom Sankovich is regarded as a legendary baseball coach who guided Connellsville High School to a state championship in 1989. ...
Sophomore standouts Wiltrout, Geist shine at PIAA meet
By Paul Schofield
SHIPPENSBURG — The WPIAL’s two heralded sophomore throwers showed the rest of the state they can dominate in any weather conditions Friday. Despite battling ...
Connellsville’s Wiltrout sets another record, wins 2nd PIAA title
By Paul Schofield
SHIPPENSBURG — It was a day of varying emotions for Connellsville sophomore Madison Wiltrout on Friday at the PIAA Class AAA track and field championships. …
Connellsville’s Wiltrout follows similar path as GCC great
By Paul Schofield
When Greensburg Central Catholic graduate Colleen Rosensteel was in high school back in the mid 1980s, she dominated the field events at track meets. The four-time ...
Connellsville’s McCrae wins Ruggieri Memorial Scholarship
By Jason Black
The Connellsville Booster Football League gives many local players their start on the gridiron, and through the Pete Ruggieri Memorial Scholarship, some of those players ...
Gorman: Throws give us the ‘chills’
By Kevin Gorman
Morgan DeFloria watched in awe, like everyone else at Baldwin, as Madison Wiltrout showed why she’s the best javelin thrower in high school history. ...
Connellsville’s Wiltrout sets WPIAL championship record in javelin
By Jason Black
One week after breaking a national high school record in the girls javelin with a throw of 185 feet, 8 inches, Connellsville sophomore Madison Wiltrout ...
Gorman: Connellsville’s Wiltrout knows ‘how to throw a javelin’
By Kevin Gorman
Madison Wiltrout’s record-setting story starts with a Google search, a YouTube video and a javelin toss on an 80-acre cattle farm in Connellsville. Don’t ...
Connellsville baseball team falls to California in season finale
By Jason Black
The Connellsville baseball team didn’t accomplish all of its goals this season. The Falcons came up short in their quest for a playoff spot, but ...
Connellsville star sophomore Wiltrout sets national javelin mark
By Jason Black
Connellsville sophomore Madison Wiltrout needed just one throw to qualify for the WPIAL Class AAA championships in the javelin at the Central Qualifier on Thursday ...
Connellsville girls softball team shuts out Albert Gallatin
By Jason Black
After the Connellsville girls softball team was eliminated from playoff contention, coach Felicia Domasky instituted a new set of goals for the team as it ...

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