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Guido: Football stars spearhead Kiski Area Hall of Fame class

By George Guido
Two all-state football players from the same team and a former NFL player will be part of this year’s Kiski Area Sports Hall of Fame ...
Kiski Area wrestling coach steps down with record 504 wins
By Doug Gulasy
For Chuck Tursky and Chris Heater, the move doesn’t qualify as a big shift. But for the WPIAL wrestling landscape, it seems seismic in nature. Tursky, ...
Gorman: Courageous duo to be honored by WPIAL
By Kevin Gorman
The WPIAL couldn’t have known that its Courage Award would honor someone undergoing chemotherapy. Ellen Toy didn’t know until days after the WPIAL announced in ...
A-K Valley track and field honor roll
By Tribune-Review
Track and field  honor roll Boys • 100: Kianta Britton, Kiski Area (10.8) • 200: Mark Febinger, Deer Lakes (22.35) • 400: Nathan McKinney, Highlands (52.18) • 800: Elias Graca, Fox Chapel (1:53.78) • 1,600: Elias Graca, Fox Chapel (4:20.08) • 3,200: Jake Susalla, Plum (9:44.32) • 110 hurdles: Jace Roundtree, Kiski Area (14.6) • 300 hurdles: ...
Kiski Valley endures late defeat in rugby playoffs
By Jerin Steele
For 67 minutes, Kiski Valley rugby looked like it was on its way to grabbing a PA Rugby Club Division first-round playoff victory. But the ...
Alle-Kiski Valley track and field honor roll
By Tribune-Review
Track honor roll Boys • 100: Kianta Britton, Kiski Area (10.8) • 200: Mark Febinger, Deer Lakes (22.35) • 400: Nathan McKinney, Highlands (52.18) • 800: Elias Graca, Fox Chapel (1:53.78) • 1,600: Elias Graca, Fox Chapel (4:20.08) • 3,200: Jake Susalla, Plum (9:44.32) • 110 hurdles: Jace Roundtree, Kiski Area (14.6) • 300 hurdles: Brandon Hochbein, ...
Kiski Area AD Berberich to resign
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Kiski Area AD to resign Kiski Area athletic director Ryan Berberich has resigned after 10 years in the position. “I left to spend more time with my family and go back into the classroom,” said Berberich, 46. He plans to return to teaching, and possibly coaching, at Kiski Area. He was ...
Kiski Valley rugby team ready for playoffs to begin
By Jerin Steele
Kiski Valley rugby coach Seth Erwin is not a fan of the waiting game. The Titans clinched their second consecutive Rugby PA Blue Division title ...
Alle-Kiski Valley track and field honor roll
By Tribune-Review
Track honor roll Boys • 100: Kianta Britton, Kiski Area (10.8) • 200: Mark Febinger, Deer Lakes (22.35) • 400: Brandon Hochbein, Freeport (52.68) • 800: Elias Graca, Fox Chapel (1:53.78) • 1,600: Elias Graca, Fox Chapel (4:22) • 3,200: Jacob Halasowski, Fox Chapel (9:45.16) • 110 hurdles: Jace Roundtree, Kiski Area (14.6) • 300 hurdles: Brandon ...
VND high school roundup: Kiski Area’s Kennedy named track MVP at WCCA championships
By Staff Report
Kiski Area sophomore Eric Kennedy picked up a pair of wins and was named track MVP at the Westmoreland County Coaches’ Association track and field ...
Popular Kiski Area team manager gets his chance on tennis court
By Doug Gulasy
Stephen Winkle spends a lot of time on the sidelines at Kiski Area athletic events as a student manager, but before last week he wondered ...
Fox Chapel baseball team’s defense responds, keys win over Kiski Area
By George Guido
It looked as if Fox Chapel was headed for a frustrating Section 3-AAAA loss Friday, punctuated with baserunning miscues. Instead, a bases-loaded single by junior designated ...
Alle-Kiski Valley track and field honor roll
By Tribune-Review
Boys • 100-meter dash: Kianta Britton, Kiski Area (10.8) • 200: Mark Febinger, Deer Lakes (22.35) • 400: Awaun Morris, Valley (54.3) • 800: Eric Kennedy, Kiski Area (2:04.89) • 1,600-meter run: Elias Graca, Fox Chapel (4:22) • 3,200: Eric Kennedy, Kiski Area (10:31) • 110 hurdles: Jace Roundtree, Kiski Area (14.6) • 300 hurdles: Brandon Hochbein, ...
Kiski Area junior Roundtree overcomes hurdles
By Doug Gulasy
Jace Roundtree learned proper hurdling technique almost from necessity. When he began competing in track and field as a seventh-grader, Roundtree stood a modest 4-foot-6 and ...
Kiski Area baseball uses experience together to contend in section play
By Doug Gulasy
The Kiski Area baseball team considers itself at least nine months ahead of many opponents. Its roster is composed mostly of players who competed for last ...
A-K Valley roundup: Kiski Area runner shines at Latrobe track invitational
By Staff Reports
Eric Kennedy continued a family tradition of winning at the Latrobe Wildcat/Lady Spartan Invitational. Kennedy, a Kiski Area sophomore, took first place with a time of ...
A-K Valley flavor to WPIAL Hall of Fame class
By George Guido
Of all the great football teams Kiski Area has had, the one that wasn’t expected to have much success is headed to the WPIAL Hall ...
Alle-Kiski roundup: Kiski Area wins section opener
By Staff Reports
Kiski Area is showing its strength away from home this season. The Cavaliers played their fifth consecutive road game Tuesday and picked up their fifth straight ...
Kiski Valley rugby team finally breaks through against rival
By Jerin Steele
With his Kiski Valley rugby teammates gathered around him before Wednesday’s match with Burrell, Dom Rivera let out a yell that could’ve been heard in ...
Shaky defense contributes to Connellsville’s 8-2 loss to Kiski Area
By Jason Black
Both the Connellsville and Kiski Area baseball teams have gotten off to a good start this season by being sound defensively, pitching well and getting ...
Nominees announced for Westmoreland County Scholar-Athlete awards
By Paul Schofield 11:25 p.m.
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 ...
Connellsville shakes off layoff, routs Kiski Area, 10-4
By Jason Black
A week-long stretch without a game wasn’t what Connellsville softball coach Felicia Domasky was hoping for following her team’s season-opening 15-0 win over Ringgold. ...
Kiski Valley girls rugby team committed to building 1st-year program
By Jerin Steele
After a match against Moon on March 21, the Kiski Valley girls rugby team posted a picture on Twitter with the words “First black eye” above it. The girl pictured was Kiski Area sophomore and team co-captain Lauren Westcoat. She doesn’t mind having a shiner. In fact she wears it like ...
Alle-Kiski roundup: Kiski Valley routs North Park
By Staff Reports
Kiski Valley began its divisional rugby schedule in dominant fashion Friday. Tyler Worthing led the way with four tries as the Titans (2-1, 1-0) routed North ...
Tough seasons to end on high note for girls at Cager Classic
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Senior Rachel McKaveney enjoyed plenty of success with the Springdale girls soccer team, which never is left out of the WPIAL playoff conversation. But basketball season ...

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