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Rams defeat Trojans on the track and field

By Sharon L. Davis
The Ligonier Valley High School Rams co-ed track and field teams kicked off its season at home with Derry after an inclement weather delay. The …
Rams grab a pair of victories
By Peter Turcik
Last week the Ligonier Valley High School baseball team defeated two Heritage Conference opponents. The Rams first played host to Saltsburg, winning 4-3. They then …
Ligonier Valley baseball learning to win close games
By Kevin Ritchart
Rick Ross wasn’t disrespecting his coach when he came off the field after the sixth inning at Northern Cambria last week. With the game tied …
Expectations again high for Ligonier Valley softball
By Andrew John
Another year has commenced for the for the Ligonier Valley softball team, but it doesn’t mean the expectations have wavered. The Rams will look to …
Lady Rams power up to kick off season
By Peter Turcik 3:03 p.m.
The Ligonier Valley High School softball team begins the 2014 season Friday when they play host to Saegertown High School at the Friendship Park field. …
Ligonier baseball team prepares for season
By Peter Turcik 3:00 p.m.
The Ligonier Valley High School baseball team takes the diamond Monday to open the 2014 season when they play host to Heritage Conference rival Blairsville. …
Ligonier Valley wrestlers learn at regional tournament
By Andrew John
After advancing to the PIAA Class AA Southwest Regional tournament, the experience level of four Ligonier Valley wrestlers caught up to them as they faced …
Ligonier Valley basketball is a team effort for Hepner family
By Peter Turcik
When a player has a parent for a coach, they frequently catch extra flack for mistakes. When Ligonier Valley freshman Trent Hepner does not run …
Ligonier Valley girls exit playoffs
By Peter Turcik
Last week the Ligonier Valley High School girls basketball team competed in the District 6 playoffs, knocking off fourth seed Bellefonte Area High School 30-27 …
Ligonier Valley girls basketball team enjoyed District 6 playoff run
By Ed Phillipps
Prior to the start of the basketball season, members of the Ligonier Valley girls team heard the same chatter: The Rams wouldn’t be able to …
Ligonier Valley basketball team completes season
By Peter Turcik
The Ligonier Valley High School boys basketball team recognized the seniors at the final game of the 2013-14 season. The seniors are Scott Fennell, Alex …
Ligonier Valley wrestlers prepare for regionals
By Peter Turcik
The Ligonier Valley High School wrestling team competed in the District 6 Tournament recently, finishing sixth out of 26 teams. Three Rams finished in the …
Wrestlers spot opponents 24 points
By Peter Turcik 7:06 p.m.
In a three-match series, the Ligonier Valley High School wrestling team competed in a tri-meet round robin at Everett Area High School, where the Rams …
Ligonier Rams win 2, lose 2
By Peter Turcik 7:01 p.m.
In a four-game series that included three conference match-ups, the Ligonier Valley High School boys’ basketball team defeated United and Saltsburg, returning the favor of …
Lady Rams drop 3
By Peter Turcik 6:59 p.m.
The Ligonier Valley High School basketball team lost three straight games, two against first and second ranked conference opponents. Ligonier was outscored by these conference …
Ligonier Valley boys finish just shy of berth in PIAA District 6 playoffs
By Ed Phillipps
Bad news came early for the Ligonier Valley boys basketball team when double-double threat and 6-foot-7 University of Connecticut football recruit Alec Bloom suffered a …
Lady Rams grab conference victories
By Peter Turcik
In a three-game home stand, the Ligonier Valley girls’ basketball team beat conference opponents Penns Manor and United though fell to Indiana in a non-conference …
Ligonier Valley Rams win 1, lose 1
By Peter Turcik
Facing a pair of conference opponents, the Ligonier Valley High School boys basketball team traveled to Penns Manor to score a 70-49 victory, then lost …
Bloom signs letter of intent to UConn
By Spencer Sadler
Poor weather conditions couldn’t deter Alec Bloom last week from signing his letter of intent to play football at the University of Connecticut. A three-sport …
Ligonier Valley’s Bloom sticks with commitment to UConn
By Ed Phillipps
Ligonier Valley’s Alec Bloom didn’t want to make a big production of his commitment to play football at the University of Connecticut on National Signing Day. Instead, he preferred a small gathering at the high school. That simple plan was nearly derailed when inclement weather caused a school closing and …
High school notebook: WPIAL says GCC must suspend coach or miss playoffs; Big 33 roster announced
By Chris Harlan
The Greensburg Central Catholic boys basketball team will be banned from this season’s playoffs unless the school suspends coach Greg Bisignani for three regular season …
Forfeits plague Rams wrestlers
By Peter Turcik
The Ligonier Valley High School Rams wrestling team recently played host to the Blairsville Wildcats in a dual match. The Rams had to forfeit the …
Ligonier boys basketball team drops 2
By Peter Turcik
The Ligonier Valley High School boys basketball team traveled to take on conference opponents Blairsville and Purchase Line last week. The Rams were unable to …
Lady Rams win 1, lose 1
By Peter Turcik
The Ligonier Valley High School girls basketball team played host to conference opponents Blairsville and Purchase Line recently. The Lady Rams lost 68-41 to Blairsville …
Ligonier swimmers post scores
By Ligonier Echo
The Ligonier Valley High School swim team played host Jan. 8 to Westmont Hilltop. The end result was Westmont girls winning 102-68 and Westmont boys …

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