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Fox Chapel girls golf team ‘ready for a big year’

By Marty Stewart
The Fox Chapel girls golf team returns its entire group of starters from last year and coach John Broderick is optimistic about the team’s chances for success. “Many of the girls played an extensive summer tournament schedule, and they’re ready for a big year,” Broderick said. Broderick also is excited about ...
Scoring trio returns to lead Fox Chapel field hockey
By Marty Stewart
The Fox Chapel field hockey team finished with a 14-3-1 record last year and claimed its third consecutive WPIAL Section 2 championship. The Foxes fell in the WPIAL semifinals to Pine-Richland. Coach Jen McCrady will have to replace 2015 graduates Meghan Lucas, Elizabeth Savin, Claire Durr and Megan Martin, but she ...
HSFB preview: New coaches set to lead teams to victory
By Chris Harlan
There’s a first-year head coach in the WPIAL who’s leading a Class A program, but most everybody already knows his name. Meet coach Jason Gildon. ...
Fox Chapel hopes to establish run game under Loughran
By Marty Stewart
After a highly successful run as head coach at South Park that included two WPIAL titles, two PIAA championships, 186 wins and 14 playoff appearances, ...
Birdie says heat is on for another season of football picks
By The Birdie
The Birdie likes to get up close and personal with the sport he covers so, despite his climbing age, he puts himself through the preseason ...
Experienced lineup returns for Fox Chapel volleyball
By Marty Stewart
The Fox Chapel girls volleyball team will be hoping for a return to the WPIAL playoffs this fall after a two-year absence. Coach Sara D’Angelo will have most of the team returning and is confident heading into the season. “Last year we did not make the playoffs and for the ...
Fox Chapel girls soccer returns 10 successful starters
By Marty Stewart
Coach Peter Torres begins his second season as coach of the Fox Chapel girls soccer team and is hoping for more of the same success ...
Fox Chapel tennis team returns intact
By Marty Stewart
The Fox Chapel girls tennis team will be an experienced one this season. Coach Alex Slezak returns everyone from last year’s team that finished with ...
Senior looks to take quarterback reins at Fox Chapel
By Marty Stewart
In his first season as coach at Fox Chapel, Tom Loughran is faced with the daunting task of replacing the Foxes’ leading passer, rusher and ...
High school golf preview: Solid lineup boosts Peters Township
By Paul Schofield
Fox Chapel boys golf coach Bryan Deal compares the Peters Township golf program to the New York Yankees and New England Patriots. “They are the gold ...
Experienced duo sits atop Fox Chapel tennis lineup
By William Whalen
After his team dropped three championship match points to North Allegheny during last year’s PIAA Class AAA doubles finals, Fox Chapel girls tennis coach Alex ...
Fox Chapel cross country teams have high expectations
By Marty Stewart
Coach Tom Moul has some big holes to fill on his Fox Chapel cross country team, finding a way to replace stellar performers Elias Graca and Jacob Halasowski. Graca is now running for the University of Pennsylvania, and Halasowski is at Carnegie Mellon. Last year’s boys team finished second in the ...
Fox Chapel, Shady Side Academy beat the heat before training camp
By Marty Stewart
The football teams at Fox Chapel and Shady Side Academy spent last week going through mandated heat acclimation training before the opening of training camp ...
New Fox Chapel coach Loughran settles in as WPIAL football kicks off
By Kevin Gorman
Tom Loughran is a creature of habit, one who completes The New York Times crossword puzzle every Sunday, carries a rule book in his back ...
Fox Chapel players find success at junior tennis open
By Marty Stewart
The Fox Chapel Junior Tennis Open was held last week and the outstanding tennis was accentuated by Mother Nature’s cooperation. “We had great weather, good ...
Former South Park coach Loughran optimistic about Fox Chapel’s prospects
By Marty Stewart
After 32 years as football coach at South Park, which included a pair of state championships, Tom Loughran is hoping for some of the same ...
Fox Chapel’s Cohen commits to Hartford for tennis
By Marty Stewart
Lacey Cohen, a rising senior at Fox Chapel, has made a verbal commitment to play tennis at the University of Hartford. “I had been considering a ...
Football coach Loughran settles in at Fox Chapel
By Marty Stewart
After 32 years as head football coach at South Park High School, which included a pair of state championships, Tom Loughran is hoping for some ...
Fox Chapel’s McCrady to play lacrosse at Brown
By Marty Stewart
Levi McCrady, who will be entering his senior year at Fox Chapel, is taking his considerable lacrosse skills to Brown University. He recently announced his ...
Trib Cup: Fox Chapel, Deer Lakes, Neshannock, Sewickley Academy lead spring standings
By Alex Oltmanns
Four local schools had a little extra to celebrate at the conclusion of this year’s high school sports calendar, finishing as the top point scorers during the spring season in the Trib Total Media/WPXI High School Sports award standings. A culmination of the success across a wide range of sports, ...
Fox Chapel volleyball makes good on promise
By Marty Stewart
 The Fox Chapel boys volleyball team entered the season with high expectations. Although its climb to the top ended with a loss in the state ...
Springdale Legion will not field team this season
By Marty Stewart
A number of American Legion baseball teams have been forced to disband over the past few years because of a lack of players. That trend ...
VND High school notebook: Tennis coach ends long run at Fox Chapel
By Bill Beckner Jr.
It’s game, set, match for Dave Prevost. The veteran Fox Chapel tennis coach has resigned after 35 years. Prevost coached both the boys and girls teams ...
Fox Chapel volleyball team reflects on ‘very good run’
By Doug Gulasy
Sensing something was special about the freshmen in 2012, Phil O’Keeffe chose not to split the Fox Chapel boys volleyball team’s roster into varsity and ...
Fox Chapel volleyball reflects on special season
By Marty Stewart
The Fox Chapel boys volleyball team traveled to State College last weekend in hopes of securing its first PIAA championship. Despite getting an early jump ...

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