Plum boys basketball tops Franklin Regional, surges into playoffs By Paul Schofield
Plum made sure the Franklin Regional boys basketball team had an anxious Friday night.
The Mustangs hit some timely 3-pointers in the first half, played well defensively and rolled to a 54-41 Section 4-AAAA victory at home.
Plum, which went 5-1 in the section during the second half of the season, will ...
Franklin Regional wrestling team captures championship at Sharon Duals By Michael Love
The Franklin Regional wrestling team gained an additional measure of momentum for this week’s WPIAL Class AAA team playoffs by capturing Saturday’s Sharon Duals tournament.
The Panthers went 5-0 on the day with four wins in their pool and a 36-33 victory over Shaler in the finals.
“Most guys wrestled five matches ...
FR cheer team takes fifth at states By Michael Love
Bad weather forced the PIAA to postpone the state competitive spirit championships from Jan. 22 and 23 to last Friday and Saturday.
When the PIAA meet finally got going, Franklin Regional showed it was one of the top teams in the state for the small varsity division.
The Panthers placed fifth out ...
Franklin Regional divers take aim at success By Andrew Erickson
Andrew Sederholm and Kevin Schon’s friendship began on a Franklin Regional Middle School lacrosse team.
Both admit lacrosse wasn’t their sport, but six years later the ...
Franklin Regional hockey maintains conference lead By Michael Love
The tussle at the top of the PIHL Class A Eastern Conference continues to heat up with only a few weeks left in the regular season.
Franklin Regional (13-4) maintains a one-point lead over Freeport (12-4-1) at the top of the standings with five games to play. That final stretch begins ...
Setback to section leader puts Franklin Regional girls in must-win situation By Michael Love
Friday’s 57-29 loss to Section 2-AAAA leader Penn Hills put the Franklin Regional varsity girls basketball team on the cusp of WPIAL playoff elimination.
The Panthers fell to 3-7 in section with the setback to the Indians.
Franklin Regional was to host Gateway on Tuesday in a matchup that was to be ...
Franklin Regional boys basketball still in hunt for section title By Michael Love
Despite last Friday’s 79-68 loss at Penn Hills, the Franklin Regional varsity boys basketball team still finds itself in the hunt for the Section 2-AAAA championship.
The Panthers entered the week 7-3 and tied with Plum for second place behind the Indians (8-2).
Gateway, which suffered a 46-34 loss to ...
4 from Franklin Regional land on PIHL Class A all-star list By Michael Love
The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League will host its 2016 all-star event on Jan. 31 at Brady’s Run Ice Arena in Beaver, and several players from Plum, Franklin Regional and Gateway will be a part of the day of games.
Selected to the Class A game from Franklin Regional are senior goaltender ...