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Late free throws lift Penn-Trafford boys basketball team

By Josh Rizzo
Brendan O’Toole’s face lit up after a free throw bounced around the iron and fell in. Whether it was free throws or behind-the-back bounce passes to ...
Cole a diamond for Norwin girls basketball
By Nathan Smith
For Norwin girls basketball coach Brian Brozeski, there is almost not enough good things he can say about senior forward Jenna Cole. “She brings so much ...
Kiski Area wrestling team parlays spate of pins into Section 1-AAA title
By Paul Schofield
It has been four years since the Kiski Area wrestling team won a section title. But on Wednesday, the second-ranked Cavaliers (16-0) showed why they are ...
Third-quarter surge helps Norwin upset No. 1 Latrobe
By Nathan Smith
Norwin boys basketball coach Lynn Washowich knew his team was capable of big things this season. Now the rest of the WPIAL knows, too. The Knights scored ...
Norwin wrestling has strong showing at WCCA tournament
By Nathan Smith
The Norwin wrestling team walked away from the 63rd Annual Westmoreland County Coaches Association Wrestling Tournament last week with seven place-winners, including two county champions. Norwin ...
Both 17-0, Norwin girls are No. 1 in the state while Latrobe boys seek respect
By Bob Cohn
The Norwin girls basketball team was largely an unknown quantity to most outsiders at the start of last season. “We weren’t really on the radar ...
Tribune-Review Westmoreland athletes of the week: Norwin’s Anthony DelleFemine, Hempfield’s Aubree Halusic
By Andrew John
Anthony DelleFemine School: Norwin Sport: Basketball Year: Junior Claim to fame: DelleFemine, who is averaging 18.2 points, scored 26 to lead Norwin (10-5, 5-2) to ...
Norwin girls bowling boosted by experienced talent
By Jasper Wilson
The Norwin girls varsity bowling team wants redemption.  It has missed qualifying for the state finals for the past three years, twice by just a single place.  “Kind of put a damper on things,” senior Brianna Lundy said.  Now, she and two other seniors, Brooke Lundy and Jules Goehring, have one last opportunity ...
Norwin girls basketball continues undefeated trek
By Nathan Smith
The Norwin girls basketball team continues to be a well-oiled machine this season. The Knights improved to 16-0 earlier this week with an 8-0 record Section ...
Outside shooting propels P-T over Norwin
By Nathan Smith
The Norwin boys basketball team learned a hard lesson about Penn-Trafford. Leave the Warriors open, and you will get burned. Despite building a first-half lead, the ...
Petach stepping up for Norwin girls basketball
By Zach Brendza
Dominique Petach hasn’t played a full season since she was a freshman. But now in her final season at Norwin, things are starting to pan ...
HS notebook: WPIAL teams to vie for spirit titles Saturday
By Bill Hartlep
Thirty-two teams will head to Hempfield High School on Saturday to compete for the WPIAL spirit championships. Starting with the 12 small varsity teams, the ...
Latrobe senior Pletcher wins his 4th Powerade tourney championship
By Paul Schofield
Latrobe senior Luke Pletcher joined an elite group Wednesday at the 49th Powerade Wrestling tournament at Canon-McMillan. With his 3-1 victory against friend and rival Micky ...
Greensburg Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Monessen’s Jaden Altomore, Norwin’s Alayna Gribble
By Andrew John
Jaden Altomore School: Monessen Sport: Basketball Year: Junior Claim to fame: Altomore, who is averaging 18.5 points this season, recorded a double-double with 16 ...
Norwin athletes among the best in 2015
By Nathan Smith
The Norwin student-athletes flexed their muscle this year and showed why the Knights have some of the best athletic programs in the WPIAL. Two teams walked ...
Daily News Dynamic 33 football all-star team
By Dave Mackall
From a record-setting touchdown pass to an unpredictable winning streak, Daily News region schools again provided endless storylines during the 2015 high school football season. ...
Norwin girls basketball tops North Allegheny in battle of unbeatens
By Nathan Smith
The Norwin girls basketball team is ready to take on all challengers. The defending WPIAL Class AAAA champions have been testing themselves this year with a ...
McCracken has the scoring touch for Norwin boys basketball
By Nathan Smith
The Norwin boys basketball team was going to need consistent scoring coming into the year. Gone was last season’s leading scorer in Curtis Perz — an ...
Norwin bowling teams have high expectations this season
By Karen Kadilak
The Norwin girls bowling team looks forward to capturing its third consecutive Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Bowling League title this season.  The Knights return most of their starters, including senior Brooke Lundy, who was fourth in the girls singles event at the Pennsylvania State High School Bowling Championships in 2014-15.  Brianna Lundy, who is Brooke’s twin, junior Lizzy Pusateri, senior ...
Norwin boys basketball trying to get into rhythm early
By Nathan Smith
The Norwin boys basketball team learned the hard way how important consistent play will be this season. The Knights opened the season last week against Altoona ...
Norwin baseball team to play ‘home’ games away due to ground movement
By Joe Napsha
The Norwin baseball team will play all of its games away next spring because of unsafe conditions on the outfield, but just how far the team will travel to play “home” games has yet to be determined. The Norwin School Board on Dec. 1 approved a $12,900 contract with R.F. Mitall ...
Gribble sets Norwin girls basketball career scoring record
By Nathan Smith
It didn’t take long for Alayna Gribble to make history this season. Just minutes into her senior season, Gribble became the new all-time scoring leader in ...
WPIAL AAAA girls basketball preview: Reigning WPIAL champ Norwin hoping to lock down on defensive end
By Nathan Smith
A lot will look different for Norwin girls basketball this season. But there will be one constant: a stifling defense. Norwin enters the season in defense ...
Greensburg Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Indiana’s Patrick O’Neal, Norwin’s Jess Boytim
By Andrew John
Patrick O’Neal School: Indiana Sport: Hockey Class: Junior Claim to fame: O’Neal, who has five games with three or more goals, recorded a hat trick ...
Norwin student-athletes sign letters of intent with colleges
By Nathan Smith
The strength of the Norwin athletic programs were on display last week as five student-athletes signed their letters of intent to compete at the collegiate ...
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