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5 Penn-Trafford baseball players sign letters of intent

By Nathan Smith
When first-year Penn-Trafford baseball coach Dan Miller steps into the dugout this spring, he will have plenty of talent to work with. Five Warriors signed their ...
Penn-Traddord’s Palarino signs with St. Francis Brooklyn basketball
By Nathan Smith
When Maria Palarino was weighing her college choices, she decided to take a bite of the Big Apple with her commitment. The senior guard/forward signed her ...
Penn-Trafford senior to continue field hockey career at Cornell
By Nathan Smith
Field hockey wasn’t always the sport of choice for Isabel Siergiej. She participated in gymnastics when she was younger but after quitting, she was signed up to play the sport by her mother/ It turned out to be a smart decision choice as she signed her letter of intent to play at ...
Penn-Trafford volleyball, softball players sign with Shippensburg
By Nathan Smith
When the Shippensburg athletic programs start work next fall for the 2015-16 seasons, two of the teams will have some Penn-Trafford flavor. Volleyball player Angela Tarabrella and softball player Nicole Smith both signed letters of intent last week to continue their athletic careers at the school located in central Pennsylvania. Tarabrella chose ...
Unlikely offensive star lifts Central Catholic over Penn-Trafford and into WPIAL Class AAAA final
By Paul Schofield
Central Catholic defensive back Johnny Petrishen went into Friday’s WPIAL Class AAAA semifinal at Norwin with less than 100 yards rushing for the season. That changed ...
H.S. Picks getting hot at just the right time
By Staff Report
Just like some of the best high school teams in the area, H.S. Picks, the Tribune-Review’s iconic high school prognosticator, knows when to rise to ...
WPIAL Class AAAA semifinal capsule: Penn-Trafford vs. Central Catholic
By Paul Schofield
CLASS AAAA SEMIFINALS NO. 2 PENN-TRAFFORD (11-0) vs. NO. 3 CENTRAL CATHOLIC (10-1)  7:30 p.m. Friday at Norwin Stadium In a rematch of ...
Penn-Trafford rallies to down North Allegheny, advance in Class AAAA playoffs
By Paul Schofield
Penn-Trafford found itself in an unfamiliar situation Friday in the WPIAL Class AAAA quarterfinals at Fox Chapel. The No. 2 Warriors were down 10 points in ...
Halloween takes a bite out of H.S. Picks
By Hs Picks
The first week of the high school playoffs went so-so for H.S. Picks, the Tribune-Review’s high school football prognosticator. Picks got bit, not by a Halloween vampire, but from a couple upsets. He missed on seven of 40 games. Beth-Center and Frazier from the Tri-County South Conference dropped games along with Beaver, ...
Semifinal berth on the line in matchup of Penn-Trafford, NA
By Paul Schofield
Penn-Trafford and North Allegheny already have met on the gridiron this season. It was a controlled scrimmage Aug. 22 before the regular season began. There is a ...
Previewing the WPIAL quarterfinals
By Staff Reports
Below is a look at some of the top WPIAL quarterfinal matchups: Class AAAA 2-Penn-Trafford (10-0) vs. 7-North Allegheny (8-2) 7:30 p.m. Friday at ...
Penn-Trafford volleyball disapointed by early exit
By Alex Oltmanns
The Penn-Trafford girls volleyball team entered the 2014 WPIAL postseason as a playoff-ready group. Fresh off a pair of losses to co-section 1-AAA champions Hempfield and ...
Late goal in OT vaults Seneca Valley into PIAA quarterfinals for 3rd straight season
By Nathan Smith
When it really mattered, Seneca Valley senior Kelsey O’Connor was there to pick up her team. The WPIAL Class AAA champions advanced to the PIAA quarterfinals ...
Penn-Trafford scores 35 unanswered points vs. Fox Chapel to seal spot in quarterfinals
By Kyle Pillar
It was a tale of two halves. No. 2 Penn-Trafford (10-0) kept its perfect season intact, holding off an early scare from No. 15 Fox Chapel to win 40-13 in Friday’s WPIAL Class AAAA first-round playoff game in Harrison City. Appearing in its first playoff game since 2008, Fox Chapel entered ...
H.S. Picks hunting for perfect costume
By H.s. Picks
This is the best time of the year for H.S. Picks, the Tribune-Review’s high school football prognosticator. Picks loves Halloween, and he’s been busy deciding what costume he’s going to wear Friday for the first round of the WPIAL playoffs. Picks, who is trying to avoid candy this holiday, was considering ...
Penn-Trafford boys have ‘enjoyable’ season of improvement
By Alex Oltmanns
After missing the playoffs each of the previous two seasons, not only did the Penn-Trafford boys soccer team qualify for the postseason in 2014, but ...
Seneca Valley girls soccer team tops Penn-Trafford in shootout for 3rd straight WPIAL final berth
By Ray Judy
The Seneca Valley girls soccer team is headed back to the WPIAL championship. The top-seeded Raiders needed penalty kicks to eliminate Penn-Trafford, 2-1, in a Class ...
Penn-Trafford earns No. 2 seed, will play Fox Chapel in 1st round of WPIAL playoffs
By Paul Schofield
Undefeated Penn-Trafford was rewarded the No. 2 seed by the WPIAL football committee Monday at the annual pairings meeting. The WPIAL announced the first-round pairings ...
Pine-Richland earns some respect as No. 1 seed in Class AAAA
By Chris Harlan
In its search for WPIAL respect, Pine-Richland received the ultimate compliment. “We’re the team to beat,” said Pine-Richland coach Eric Kasperowicz, whose team was awarded ...
Penn-Trafford remains unbeaten, shuts out Norwin
By Nathan Smith
There are a lot of words that can be used to describe the Penn-Trafford football team’s regular season. Perfect can be added to the list. The ...
Penn-Trafford’s Mastrogiacomo scores in OT to secure win
By Nathan Smith
For the second time this postseason, Penn-Trafford needed late-game heroics from Maggie Mastrogiacomo to stay alive. Just four days after recording the tying goal in a ...
Offensive line powering Penn-Trafford offense
By Nathan Smith
There are several reasons why the Penn-Trafford offense is one of the best in Class AAA and averaging 40 points per game – behind only ...
Phelps a leader for Penn-Trafford hockey
By Alex Oltmanns
He may not wear a letter on his jersey, but according to Penn-Trafford hockey coach Brian Lehneke, senior goalie Eric Phelps is an unquestioned team ...
H.S. Picks rounding into postseason form
By H.s. Picks
It seems like it was just last week that the high school football season started. But here we are in Week 9, the final week of the regular season. The WPIAL playoffs begin next week, and what have we learned? Well, for starters, Penn-Trafford appears to be the best team in Westmoreland County. ...
Penn-Trafford girls soccer gets first playoff win since 2011
By Nathan Smith
It was a dream-like 24 hours for Casey Aunkst. The Penn-Trafford senior kicked a 24-yard field during the football team’s 17-10 win over Plum on Friday ...

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