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Penn-Trafford softball routs Connellsville, 14-3

By Jason Black
With its playoff hopes slipping away, the Connellsville softball team needed a big-time effort and a clutch Section 1-AAAA victory against visiting Penn-Trafford on Tuesday. The ...
Penn-Trafford football player Queen headed to W & J
By Nathan Smith
For as long as he can remember, Zack Queen has wanted to play college football. The Penn-Trafford senior will get his chance. Queen will attend Washington & ...
Penn-Trafford softball scores 11 runs in a row, pounds Mt. Pleasant
By Jason Black
Mt. Pleasant softball coach Lauren Shaheen likes to use games her team plays as a learning tool. Friday’s nonsection game against visiting Penn-Trafford offered her ...
Penn-Trafford runner Wagner finding success in 800
By Nathan Smith
Nick Wagner knows how much of an impact tenths of a second can have on a race. The Penn-Trafford sophomore qualified for the WPIAL Class AAA ...
Penn-Trafford seniors take part in Hoops for a Cure
By Nathan Smith
Penn-Trafford senior basketball players Katy Abreu and Maria Palarino were major catalysts behind the Warriors successful season. Their hard work was recognized last week as they played in the all-star game at the 20th annual Hoops for a Cure at Chartiers Valley, an event that features the top seniors from the ...
Penn-Trafford thrower Biskup aims at spot in states
By Nathan Smith
For Penn-Trafford junior Bryce Biskup, throwing javelin started out of convenience. It has developed into a talent. “I hated running,” Biskup said. “So a friend told me ...
Connellsville baseball clips Penn-Trafford
By Jason Black
The Connellsville and Penn-Trafford baseball teams were put to a mental test even before they took the field for Tuesday’s Section 2-AAAA game at Connellsville. ...
Penn-Trafford looking to build off of last season’s success
By Nathan Smith
With a roster featuring only two seniors, the Penn-Trafford softball team has a bright future But coach Monica Cox wants her squad to live in the ...
Penn-Trafford baseball has live arm in Coconcelli
By Kevin Lohman
Penn-Trafford baseball coach Dan Miller chooses his words carefully when he speaks about the prospective ace of his team’s pitching staff, junior Dom Coconcelli. Miller, in ...
Penn-Trafford track returning wealth of talent
By Nathan Smith
The Penn-Trafford track and field teams have loaded rosters this season. Both the boys and girls squads returns several WPIAL qualifiers as the Warriors look to ...
Nominees announced for Westmoreland County Scholar-Athlete awards
By Paul Schofield
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 ...
Penn-Trafford boys volleyball dealing with high turnover
By Nathan Smith
The Penn-Trafford boys volleyball team is starting the season fast. The Warriors kicked their schedule off at the North Allegheny tournament this past Saturday, getting wins over Shaler, Penn Hills, North Hills and Bishop Guilfoyle to finish fifth out of 16 teams. The team then defeated Peters Township 3-0 on Monday before ...
Penn-Trafford lacrosse jumping into WPIAL competition
By Nathan Smith
The Penn-Trafford boys lacrosse team now has more to play for. Despite playing a WPIAL schedule the last two seasons, the Warriors were considered a club team and were unable to quality for postseason play. Now a member of Section 1 of Division 2, Penn-Trafford could finish as one of the ...
Greensburg Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Penn-Trafford’s Joe Ference, Latrobe’s Meredith Carr
By Andrew John
Joe Ference School: Penn-Trafford Sport: Diving Year: Junior Claim to fame: Ference captured his first Class AAA state title in 1-meter diving ...
New coach looking to put Penn-Trafford boys tennis back on top
By Kevin Ritchart
The Penn-Trafford boys tennis team is looking to get back on top. The Warriors finished third in Section 1-AAA in 2014 after winning the section title the previous three seasons. After a handful of years away from the team, coach Jane Debone returns to lead a Penn-Trafford squad that lost to ...
Penn-Trafford baseball preparing for season with new coach
By Nathan Smith
First-year Penn-Trafford baseball coach Dan Miller admits he is walking into a successful program – to an extent. “The team has had success when you look ...
WPIAL boosts medal haul at PIAA swimming, diving event with 3 more golds
By Dave Mackall
LEWISBURG — WPIAL Class AAA competitors claimed three top spots Saturday on the final day of the 2015 PIAA swimming and diving championships, bringing to 18 the number of gold medals produced this season by District 7 schools. During the four-day event at Bucknell University’s Kinney Natatorium, 11 WPIAL golds were ...
Penn-Trafford wrestling wraps season up at state tournament
By Nathan Smith
There was just one mountain Penn-Traffor’s Cameron Coy couldn’t scale this season. After winning the 132-pound state title last season, the sophomore moved up to 138 ...
Penn-Trafford’s Coy, Franklin Regional’s Brown escape with close wins
By Paul Schofield 8:49 p.m.
HERSHEY — When Penn-Trafford sophomore Cam Coy looked at the brackets for the PIAA Class AAA wrestling championships, he was shocked at the possible quarterfinal-round ...
Penn-Trafford girls basketball’s season ends in WPIAL playoffs
By Nathan Smith
A frigid night on offense left the Penn-Trafford girls basketball team out in the cold. After recording a 21-game winning streak between December and February, the ...
3 Penn-Trafford wrestlers competing at PIAA championships
By Nathan Smith
The Penn-Trafford wrestling team will be well represented at this weekend’s PIAA Class AAA tournament. Three Warriors advanced to the event in Hershey after recording top-three ...
Penn-Trafford diver Bertoni commits to Clarion
By Nathan Smith
Michael’s Bertoni diving career continues to go to new heights. The Penn-Trafford senior got his start diving in high his freshman year. After going through swimming ...
Despite ACL injury, Penn-Trafford swimmer Montalto commits to Gannon
By Nathan Smith
It was an incident outside of the pool that has kept Penn-Trafford swimmer Anthony Montalto marooned most of the season. A torn ACL wrecked the senior’s ...
Penn-Trafford’s Lonero commits to Bethany for baseball
By Nathan Smith
For Penn-Trafford senior baseball player Josh Lonero, no school could match how comfortable he was when he was on Bethany’s campus. “I love the coaching staff and the facilities,” Lonero said. “With it being a Division III school, I had to look at the academic side of it. The student ...
Penn-Trafford stunned by streaking Penn Hills
By Nathan Smith
The Penn-Trafford girls basketball team needed a buzzer beater to escape the opening round of the WPIAL Class AAAA playoffs It wouldn’t have the same luck ...

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