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Sporio leads EF past Ringgold, 48-41

By Jeff Oliver
If anyone ever doubted who the heart and soul of Elizabeth Forward’s girls’ basketball team is, they should have watched the Warriors’ 48-41 Section 4-AAA ...
Ringgold survives, stays in playoff hunt
By Bill Hughes
Ringgold holds sole possession of fourth place in the Section 4-AAA playoff race after Thursday’s sluggish 39-34 win over visiting Brownsville. “A win is a win, ...
Ringgold grappler Gerard quietly getting it done
By Rick Bruni Jr.
When Jake Gerard won his 100th career match last month for Ringgold, no one seemed to notice. And that’s quite fitting for the unassuming senior grappler. Currently ...
Ringgold, BVA Section 4-AAA losers
By Jeff Oliver
Ringgold’s offensive woes continued Friday night. The Rams, playing host to Thomas Jefferson in Section 4-AAA, failed to reach 40 points for the third straight ...
Ringgold seniors finally get a win over BVA
By Bill Hughes
For the Ringgold seniors, the eighth time is the charm. Thanks to their “organized chaos,” the Rams downed Belle Vernon Area, 30-27, Thursday, giving Ringgold’s seniors ...
BVA 3rd after first day of Westmoreland tourney
By The Valley Independent
Belle Vernon Area sophomore Jarod Verkleeren stood at one end of the Franklin Regional gymnasium Friday and watched a couple of his teammates compete. Verkleeren is ...
Rams get pinned; BVA clinches 2-AAA title
By Bill Hughes
The Ringgold Ram wrestling program celebrated its annual Senior Night Wednesday, and for a while, it looked as if things had a chance to go ...
Ringgold earns big 4-AAA win over BVA
By Jeff Oliver
A lot of times, when talking to coaches after a game, it’s tough to tell who won and who lost. That was not the case Tuesday ...
VI Roundup: Ringgold hands EF girls first section loss
By The Valley Independent
Moments before Ringgold faced Elizabeth Forward in a key Section 4-AAA girls basketball clash, Rams coach Laura Grimm huddled her players together and told them, ...
Ringgold girts basketball uses defense, height advantage to upset Elizabeth Forward
By Ed Phillipps
Moments before Ringgold faced Elizabeth Forward in a key Section 4-AAA girls basketball clash, Rams coach Laura Grimm huddled her players together and told them, ...
Ringgold boys sloppy in costly home section loss to Laurel Highlands
By Jeremy Sellew
With section play kicking into high gear this basketball season, it’s critical that teams win games on their home floor. The Ringgold boys will have some ...
Belle Vernon Area wrestlers stay perfect against Ringgold
By Jeff Oliver
His wrestling team just finished up a 48-15 loss to unbeaten Belle Vernon Area in a Section 2 (A)- AAA match. But fiery Ringgold coach ...
N.M. woman sues over use of her school photo on novelty flask
By The Associated Press
SANTA FE, N.M. — A New Mexico woman is suing a novelty products maker over a flask that includes her likeness and the phrase, “I’m ...
Valley Independent roundup: Elizabeth Forward edges Ringgold in Section 4-AAA clash
By The Valley Independent
Elizabeth Forward picked up its first win in Section 4-AAA with a 64-48 home victory over Ringgold Friday. The Warriors jumped to a 19-8 lead at ...
Bove not happy with effort in Ringgold loss
By Jeff Oliver
Ringgold wrestling coach Bob Bove knew his team would be in for a tussle in Section 2-AAA against visiting Albert Gallatin before the match even ...
Ringgold hires soccer coach
By Jeff Oliver
Ringgold High School has a new girls’ varsity soccer coach. Ashley Davis was hired at Wednesday’s meeting of the Ringgold School Board and was given a two-year contract at a starting salary of $4,500. Davis replaces Tom Cameron, who coached the team for six years but saw his position opened after the ...
Ringgold girls escape with 41-35 win over Brownsville
By The Valley Independent
Ringgold was nearly all fouled up in its 41-35 Section 4-AAA win over host Brownsville Wednesday night. The Rams (4-3, 2-1) had three starters with four fouls in the third quarter and watched as the Falcons (3-3, 0-3) shot 23 fouls while Ringgold went to the line just five times the ...
Cooper, Briscoe lead Rams to 2-point win
By Jeremy Sellew
Laura Grimm knows that working with such a young team, there’s a fine line when it comes to trying to get your point across. Grimm ...
BVA girls shut down Ringgold, 43-23
By Jeff Oliver
When Belle Vernon Area’s Meaghan Murphy hit a layup at the halftime buzzer, it gave the Leopards a shaky, 23-20, lead over Ringgold going into ...
Ringgold beats Charleroi in sloppy game
By Jeff Oliver
When Ringgold and Charleroi Area open play in their respective sections Friday, both Rams’ coach Phil Pergola and Cougars’ mentor Bill Wiltz will be expecting ...
Quarterback Law returns to court for youthful Ringgold
By Jeremy Sellew
Last year, the Ringgold boys were a youthful, inexperienced bunch in Phil Pergola’s first year back on the bench at Ringgold. This year, Pergola still has ...
Schmidt, Cooper must lead Ringgold
By Rick Bruni Jr.
The Ringgold girls’ basketball team boasts a dynamic inside-outside combination in forward Marlena Schmidt and guard Bailey Cooper. The Rams are about to discover just how ...
Starters back for Belle Vernon Area, Ringgold wrestling teams
By Bill Hughes
The 2014-15 high school wrestling season is upon us, and Ringgold, Belle Vernon Area and Charleroi Area are at different points in their programs. The Rams ...
Law makes Big Nine first team — on defense
By Jeff Oliver
The big surprise is not that Ringgold’s Nico Law made the Big Nine All-Conference First Team in his senior season. What’s surprising, is Law made it ...
Ringgold’s Small picked for national grid event
By Jeff Oliver
It’s no secret that Ringgold’s Brenden Small is one of the top freshmen football players in the WPIAL. However, the Ringgold ninth grader received national recognition ...

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