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Ligonier Lady Rams capture conference championship

By Sharon L. Davis
The Ligonier Valley High School girls track and field team capture the Heritage Conference Championships recently at United High School. The boys squad finished second. Jasmine ...
Ligonier Valley unable to come back from deficit
By Peter Turcik
After winning 10 of their last 11 games, the Ligonier Valley High School baseball team hosted Penn Cambria in the opening round of the District ...
Ligonier Valley track squads boast undefeated season
By Sharon L. Davis
The Ligonier Valley High School Rams track and field squads captured another win, this time against Heritage Conference rival United. The Lady Rams final score ...
Ligonier Valley Lady Rams top Cats
By Peter Turcik
Extending the winning streak against conference opponents to six games, the Ligonier Valley High School softball team defeated two Heritage Conference powerhouses. Bookending the three ...
Ligonier Rams baseball up 10 in-a-row
By Peter Turcik
The Ligonier Valley High School baseball team has powered through the season winning its last 10 games. In the most recent set, the Rams defeated ...
Ligonier Valley baseball team reaches 6
By Peter Turcik
Finding the continuity manager John Jones sought at the beginning of the season, the Ligonier Valley High School baseball team won four Heritage Conference games, ...
Lady Rams win 4 in a row
By Peter Turcik
The hits keep on coming for the Ligonier Valley High School softball team. After losing to Marion Center and Blairsville, the Lady Rams won four ...
Ligonier Valley track squads capture win
By Sharon L. Davis
The Ligonier Valley High School Rams track and field teams captured another Heritage Conference win April 27 when they hosted the Saltsburg Bobcats. The final ...
Ligonier Valley track squads defeat opponents
By Sharon L. Davis
The Ligonier Valley High School Rams track and field teams defeated both Heritage Conference rivals Homer Center and Purchase Line April 15 at Purchase Line. ...
Ligonier Valley’s Connor signs letter of intent with Duquesne
By Sharon L. Davis
Jasmine Connor, a two-sport senior athlete at Ligonier Valley High School, signed a letter of intent to accept a scholarship at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh ...
Ligonier Valley tops Penns Manor twice
By Peter Turcik
The Ligonier Valley High School baseball team moved toward a winning 6-2 record against Heritage Conference opponents. Making up for previous postponements, the Rams played ...
Greensburg Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Yough’s Shane Fajt, Ligonier Valley’s Jasmine Connor
By Andrew John
Shane Fajt School: Yough Sport: Baseball Year: Junior Claim to fame: Fajt double twice and drove in three runs to lead Yough (5-2, 1-2) to ...
Ligonier Lady Rams blank Red Dragons
By Peter Turcik
Strong defense lifted the Ligonier Valley High School softball team over Northern Cambria and Purchase Line to keep the Lady Rams undefeated in Heritage Conference ...
Ligonier Rams rally for win over Colts
By Peter Turcik
Numerous weather cancellations delayed the opening game of the season for the Ligonier Valley High School baseball team. Having practiced outside only twice, the Rams ...
Ligonier Valley boys track team pursues title
By Peter Turcik
Last season the Ligonier Valley High School boys track and field team was undefeated in the regular season, but unable to come out on top ...
Nominees announced for Westmoreland County Scholar-Athlete awards
By Paul Schofield
Westmoreland County Senior Judge John J. Driscoll can still see Atlanta Braves’ first baseman Sid Bream sliding home to defeat the Pirates in the 1992 National League Championship Series. It was gut-wrenching loss for him and many Pirates fans. The manager of that Pirates team, Jim Leyland, who also managed ...
Ligonier softball team works on offense
By Peter Turcik
The Lady Rams will begin the 2015 Ligonier Valley High School softball season with a trip to Heritage Conference rival Blairsville. Last year Ligonier Valley ...
Ligonier Rams baseball team aims for consistency
By Peter Turcik
The Ligonier Valley High School baseball team opens the 2015 season against Heritage Conference rival Blairsville, a team Ligonier manager Jon Jones says, is perennially one of the toughest teams in the conference. “That’s the league. They always want to pit the bitter rivals against each other to open the ...
Ligonier wrestlers compete in state tournament
By Peter Turcik
Ligonier Valley High School had three varsity wrestlers compete in the PIAA AA state championships. Freshman Robby Patrick was a state qualifier at 145 pounds ...
Ligonier wrestlers compete at state meet
By Peter Turcik
For the first time since the 2010-11 season, Ligonier Valley High School wrestlers advanced through the PIAA SW Region Tournament and on to the PIAA ...
Ligonier swimmers break records
By Ligonier Echo
Ligonier Valley High School swimmer Shelbi Shearer and diver Bethanie Meharey each captured the first-place medal at the Feb. 27 and 28 District 6 Championship ...
Ligonier Valley boys reflect on successful season
By Kevin Ritchart
At the outset of the 2014-15 season, Ligonier Valley boys basketball coach Todd Hepner asked his players to write down their goals for the team. Without exception, there was one word common to each list the players compiled when practice began last fall: playoffs. “We didn’t tell them what to write,” ...
Derry junior Phillippi wins 132-pound PIAA wrestling crown
By Paul Schofield
HERSHEY — In the end, the old way worked best for Derry junior Micky Phillippi. After becoming more aggressive offensively this season, Phillippi reverted to his ...
Ligonier Valley’s Patrick earns spot in PIAA Class AA finals
By Paul Schofield
HERSHEY — Ligonier Valley freshman Robby Patrick already has achieved something his talented older brothers hadn’t by reaching the PIAA Class AA wrestling championship finals. Patrick ...
Beistel overcomes nerves, 1st-round opponent at PIAA Class AA tournament
By Paul Schofield
HERSHEY — Southmoreland junior Jacob Beistel grabbed his stomach during his first-round match at the PIAA Class AA wrestling championships Thursday at Giant Center. It wasn’t ...

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