Plum Sports

No. 1 Plum notches 3rd straight shutout to reach WPIAL title game

Plum got a run in the third and two more in the sixth Tuesday against Hempfield, and they were plenty. Just one run has been ...

Coach sees continued progress in Plum varsity boys lacrosse team

Two years ago, the Plum varsity boys lacrosse team began play against other WPIAL opponents. The Mustangs went 0-8 that year, but the foundation was laid ...

Plum track and field athletes earn trips to PIAA meet

Plum senior Ashley Amato is seeded fifth in the AAA girls 100-meter dash at this weekend's PIAA championships at Shippensburg University. She ran a 12.18 at ...

Plum protects No. 1 seed with pair of shutouts

With its two WPIAL Quad-A playoff victories last week, the Plum varsity baseball team improved to a perfect 21-0 on the season. It also kept alive ...

Plum's Williams receives running honor from USATF Three Rivers

Gabby Williams, a fourth grader at Pivik Elementary in Plum, recently was named the USA Track and Field Three Rivers Association's 2015 Female Athlete of ...

Plum's Kirilloff named Gatorade Pennsylvania Player of the Year

Plum senior pitcher/outfielder Alex Kirilloff was named the Gatorade Pennsylvania Player of the Year on Monday. A potential first-round MLB Draft pick, Kirilloff (6-foot-2, 200 ...

Gorman: Silver lining for Plum's Amato

Ashley Amato was out in front, four hurdles from making Plum history when her back foot clipped a hurdle. As Penn Hills freshman Jayla Ellis ...

Plum girls lacrosse hopes to build on positives heading into 2017

Head coach Marlo Svidron knows it's coming soon — that first win for the Plum varsity girls lacrosse team. The Mustangs finished the 2016 season, ...

Young Plum boys volleyball team hopes to build on season improvements

The Plum varsity boys volleyball team hoped to go out on a high note last Thursday at home against rival Gateway, The Mustangs celebrated senior night ...

Plum track and field teams well represented at WPIAL Class AAA finals

The Plum varsity boys and girls track and field teams enter the WPIAL Class AAA championships Thursday at Baldwin High School with a group of ...

Plum softball concludes season with playoff loss to North Allegheny

Plum head softball coach Jim McGrath knew his underdog Mustangs would go into Monday's WPIAL Quad-A first-round game against No. 4-seed North Allegheny with some ...

Projected 1st-rounder Kirilloff wants to lead Plum to championships

Alex Kirilloff is flattered by comparisons to Neil Walker, who became a hometown hero after going from starring at Pine-Richland to starting for the Pirates. With ...

Breaking down the 2016 WPIAL baseball playoffs

Defending champion Central Catholic The favorite The only undefeated team in Quad-A, Plum (19-0) is on a historic run. The Mustangs had no problem running ...

Amato named girls MVP at Baldwin Invite

Most of the members of the Plum boys and girls track and field teams went to the annual Pine-Richland Invitational on Friday and faced some ...

Plum softball team ready to switch focus to WPIAL playoffs

The Plum varsity softball team again will be a part of the WPIAL Quad-A playoffs. The pairings are expected to be released Thursday. But head coach Jim ...

Plum baseball hopes for a deep run in WPIAL Quad-A postseason

Barring something unforeseen, the Plum baseball team should nab the No. 1 seed for the WPIAL Quad-A playoffs when the brackets and pairings are announced ...

Guido: Cooperative weather keeps playoffs on track

The baseball and softball regular seasons are in the home stretch with practically everybody caught up with their postponements. Wouldn't you know, the year that ...

Plum boys tennis team makes strides, gains experience in and out of section

With five starters from a team that made the WPIAL postseason a year ago lost to graduation, Aaron Wilf knew he had plenty of spots ...

Plum softball hoping for good things as section race comes down to wire

The Plum varsity softball team found itself, at the start of the week, in pretty good position for a WPIAL Quad-A playoff spot out of ...

Plum track and field athletes earn gold at Mars Invitational

Plum senior Ashley Amato had scored victories in the long jump in dual meets this season, and she owns the school record in the event ...

Plum baseball has more goals to reach

Plum head baseball coach Carl Vollmer said it was nice to know going into Tuesday's big Section 4-AAAA clash at Franklin Regional his team had ...

Pittsburgh athletes of the week: Plum's Alex Kirilloff, NA's Madi Beining

Alex Kirilloff School: Plum Year: Senior Sport: Baseball Claim to fame: The Liberty University recruit threw a one-hit shutout to go along with 13 strikeouts ...

Plum boys lacrosse team making strides, coach says

Plum varsity boys lacrosse head coach Tom Wesolowski said he sees the positive improvements in his team from the start of the season to now. He ...

Plum's Amato ready to add to record track and field season

Before this season, the long jump wasn't in Ashley Amato's portfolio. The Plum senior had concentrated past efforts on the 100-meter hurdles, 100 dash, 200 dash ...

Plum's Adamski pleased with decision to swim for IUP

Hannah Adamski originally had plans to continue her athletic pursuits in softball at the collegiate level. When she arrived to her senior season at Plum in ...


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