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Sewickley Academy girls tennis prevails for 4th WPIAL title

By Gary Horvath 12:30 p.m.
When the Sewickley Academy girls tennis team defeated Indiana, 4-1, last week for its fourth WPIAL Class AA title, coach Whitney Snyder made sure the …
Sewickley Academy boys cross country focused on states
By Gary Horvath
Over the past few weeks, the receptionist’s desk in the Sewickley Academy school office has been getting crowded. If the boys cross country team has …
Central Valley girls win 3rd straight PIAA golf title
By Paul Schofield
YORK — Central Valley’s girls golf team sat inside a pavilion at Heritage Hills Golf Resort on Wednesday, nervously watching the scores being posted on …
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Sewickley Academy’s Anthony Muscato, NA’s Tina Li
By Brian Graham
Anthony Muscato School: Sewickley Academy Year: Senior Sport: Golf Claim to fame: Muscato shot a 2-over-par 74 and was the medalist in the WPIAL Class AA golf championship at Cedarbrook Gold Course in Rostraver on Oct. 22. Muscato shot one of his best rounds of the year, making 17 pars …
GCC’s Zambruno, Sewickley Academy’s Li win PIAA golf titles
By Paul Schofield
YORK — A couple WPIAL sophomores brought home PIAA Class AA gold medals Tuesday from the PIAA golf championships. Greensburg Central Catholic’s Olivia Zambruno and …
North Allegheny, Sewickley Academy girls claim tennis titles
By Gary Horvath
Members of the North Allegheny girls tennis team were quick to show their excitement after winning a second straight WPIAL Class AAA team championship Thursday, but they also will be quick to turn their focus to the next test, coach Michelle Weniger said. “They will start thinking about states by …
Breaking down the WPIAL soccer playoffs
By Bill West
Class AAA boys Defending champion: Peters Township Top seeds: 1. Upper St. Clair (16-0-1), 2. Central Catholic (17-1), 3. Peters Township (14-2), 4. Seneca Valley …
Sewickley Academy golf sweeps WPIAL boys and girls team championships
By Gary Horvath
The script was the same last week for the Sewickley Academy boys and girls golf teams, which both walked away from the WPIAL Class AA …
WPIAL releases soccer playoff pairings
By Staff Report
The WPIAL released the playoff pairings for its boys and girls soccer tournaments, which will get under way Saturday with preliminary- and first-round games. The top seeds for the boys are Upper St. Clair (16-0-1) in Class AAA, South Park (18-0) in Class AA and Sewickley Academy (14-1-2) in Class …
HS highlight reel: Reigning champs set to defend titles
By Tribune-Review
Six defending champions and dozens of other boys and girls soccer teams will get a look at their path to Highmark Stadium on Wednesday when …
Former WPIAL soccer stars leave teams for pro club academies
By Bill West
Enrolled at a fairly large public school near Salt Lake City, Utah, Geoffrey Schuchardt misses the environment he experienced at Sewickley Academy, from the intensive …
Sewickley Academy teams sweep up Class AA golf championships
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Sewickley Academy boys golf coach Win Palmer probably wouldn’t get any flack from Phil Mickelson if he coached the U.S. Ryder Cup team. When it …
Sewickley Academy girls golf sets sights on history
By Gary Horvath
The Sewickley Academy girls golf team is doing exactly what it set out to when the year began. Heading into the WPIAL team playoffs Oct. …
Sewickley Academy doubles tennis bucking trends
By Gary Horvath
They may have taken different approaches, but the Sewickley Academy and Quaker Valley girls tennis teams came away with victories in the WPIAL section doubles …
Chris Tanabe makes Quaker Valley golf history
By Gary Horvath
By looking at him, you never would have been able to tell that Chris Tanabe had done something no golfer in Quaker Valley history had …
Sewickley Academy boys soccer not content with dominant start
By Gary Horvath 10:36 p.m.
When Sewickley Academy junior goalie Jackson O’Neill talks, his teammates listen. In the Panthers’ 7-1 win over OLSH on Saturday, O’Neill’s voice frequently was heard roaring above the noise of the game to direct his defense or make it known to everyone in attendance that he was coming for the …
Quaker Valley sophomore wins WPIAL Class AA boys golf title
By Bill Beckner Jr. 10:43 p.m.
Quaker Valley’s Chris Tanabe grew up a soccer player, a rising talent who toured the Cup circuit and appeared headed toward a promising high school …
Sewickley Academy girls soccer team hits its stride
By Gary Horvath
To be a member of the Sewickley Academy girls soccer team this season, you have to be flexible. With one of her more balanced teams …
Sewickley Academy girls tennis passes its tests
By Gary Horvath
The Sewickley Academy girls tennis team has been finding out in a hurry how it stacks up with some of the best in the WPIAL. After beating Class AAAA opponent Fox Chapel, 3-2, last Tuesday, the Panthers sent sophomore Emily Ward and junior Lauren Ritz to the Section 4-AA singles …
Gorman: QV, SA runners are friendly rivals
By Kevin Gorman
When Griffin Mackey trains alone, he imagines Zach Skolnekovich running beside him for motivation. The sophomore cross country stars are close friends from Sewickley, but Mackey attends Sewickley Academy while Skolnekovich goes to Quaker Valley. “It’s one of those friendly rivalries,” Skolnekovich said. “We live in the same town but …
Quaker Valley, Sewickley Academy runners hope season-opening success continues
By Gary Horvath
The WPIAL cross country season is officially underway. Runners from all over Western Pennsylvania gathered Saturday at Schenley Park for the Red, White and Blue …
Sewickley Academy boys golf is at it again
By Gary Horvath
The Sewickley Academy boys golf team experienced a bit of deja vu in the midst of its best match of the season. In their matchup with North Allegheny last Tuesday, the Panthers shot a 184 over nine holes at Diamond Run Golf Club to force a three-hole playoff, a year …
Sewickley Academy girls golf expecting big season
By Gary Horvath
Nancy Means has been coaching the Sewickley Academy girls golf team for all four years that it has been a varsity program. That’s why she can tell this season is going to be special. “This is the first time we’ve had a strong senior class with all kids who have …
Sewickley Academy girls tennis expects lineup to be fluid
By Gary Horvath
With the school year set to begin Wednesday, Sewickley Academy girls tennis coach Whitney Snyder doesn’t expect his team to be in playoff form just yet. With five starters graduating from last year’s WPIAL Class AA runner-up squad, the Panthers are still trying to figure out which players will be …
Sewickley Academy boys soccer nearly starts from scratch
By Gary Horvath
No matter how you look at it, this is not the same Sewickley Academy boys soccer team that won a WPIAL and PIAA championship last …

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