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Greensburg Salem boys hope to finish season strong

By Kevin Ritchart
The last month has not been kind to the Greensburg Salem boys basketball team. The Golden Lions (4-11, 3-5) have lost five straight games and nine ...
Westmoreland athletes of the week: Greensburg Salem’s Derek Berberick, Jeannette’s Olivia Sirnic
By Andrew John
Derek Berberick School: Greensburg Salem Sport: Wrestling Year: Senior Claim to fame: Berberick captured the 220-pound title at the Westmoreland County ...
Greensburg Salem wrestlers look to improve before section tournament
By Andrew John
It’s not always about winning every match and meet during the regular season. Greensburg Salem’s wrestling team is focused on progressing before the most important ...
Greensburg Salem girls have big shoes to fill
By Andrew John
The Greensburg Salem girls basketball team was able to enjoy the past couple of years having one of the best players in the WPIAL — ...
Greensburg Salem boys hope to build on trip to WPIAL postseason
By Andrew John
After failing to make it out of the preliminary round of the WPIAL playoffs last season, the Greensburg Salem boys basketball team looks to take ...
Greensburg Salem volleyball made major strides
By Andrew John
After only winning one match last season, the Greensburg Salem girls volleyball team was one win away from qualifying for the WPIAL playoffs. The Golden Lions ...
Greensburg Salem boys take 3rd at WPIAL meet
By Alex Oltmanns
While cross country is primarily considered as an individual sport, Greensburg Salem runners used plenty of teamwork to find success at the WPIAL Class AA championships last week. Running together throughout nearly the entire course at Cooper’s Lake, Frankie King, Cameron Binda and Mark Brown finished 12th, 13th and 14th, respectively, ...
Greensburg Tribune-Review Q&A: Greensburg Salem’s Connor Forkey
By Karen Price
It’s been a difficult season for Greensburg Salem, which goes into the final game of the season against Westinghouse still looking for its first win. ...
Teams out of WPIAL playoff picture aren’t taking Week 9 lightly
By Dave Mackall
The road to Heinz Field has been closed to the WPIAL’s conference bottom-feeders, football teams already out of the playoffs hunt. But there’s still games ...
Culture change continues for Greensburg Salem hockey
By Zach Brendza
Greensburg Salem’s first season in PIHL’s Class A wasn’t easy, to say the least. “Do I really have to? Do you really want to bring up bad memories?” coach Jason DeTesta said of last season. The Golden Lions ended their first campaign at 5-17. It was their first time as ...
Greensburg Salem boys capture program’s 1st section title after winning just 3 games last season
By Alex Oltmanns
There is plenty of reason for excitement as the Greensburg Salem boys soccer team closed out the regular season this week. Not only are the Golden ...
Franklin Regional routs Greensburg Salem
By Michael Love
It was business as usual Friday night for the Franklin Regional football team. The Panthers rushed for 228 yards and held Greensburg Salem to 114 yards ...
Armstrong runs past Greensburg Salem
By Les Harvath
Zane Dudek rushed for 227 yards on 20 carries and scored three touchdowns, including on a 59-yard run, to lead Armstrong to a 48-13 win ...
Injuries not slowing Greensburg Salem runners
By Devon Moore
Both the boys and girls cross country teams at Greensburg Salem are hobbled this time of year, but that doesn’t mean individuals will be limping ...
Confidence playing key factor for Greensburg Salem girls volleyball
By Andrew John
A team can have all the talent in the world, but one of the key ingredients to make a team successful is confidence. That is ...
Greensburg Salem girls soccer looks to take next step
By Devon Moore
The Greensburg Salem girls soccer program has become a consistent story of stagnant success. That’s what happens when a team makes the WPIAL playoffs four of five years, only to be bounced in the first round each time. When expectations are consistently met, better ones are formulated out of necessity for ...
Greensburg Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Latrobe’s Eli Norman, Greensburg Salem’s Annie Neurohr
By Andrew John
Eli Norman School: Latrobe Sport: Soccer Year: Senior Claim to fame: Norman, who has six goals and three assists this season, scored two goals to ...
Hollidaysburg stymies Greensburg Salem
By Les Harvath
Friday night at Offutt Field in Greensburg turned out to be Golden. Not for the Greensburg Salem Golden Lions, but for the visiting Golden Tigers of Hollidaysburg. In what turned out to be a defensive struggle, Hollidaysburg (2-1, 2-1) held the Golden Lions to 50 total yards and left town ...
Greensburg Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Greensburg Salem’s Connor Jobe, Norwin’s Lexie Kolano
By Andrew John
Connor Jobe School: Greensburg Salem Sport: Soccer Year: Junior Claim to fame: Jobe scored two goals and added an assist to lead Greensburg Salem (2-1, ...
Knoch offense gets rolling in 2nd half of win over Greensburg Salem
By William Whalen
It took six quarters of football, but the Knoch offense finally found the end zone as the Knights shut out Greensburg Salem, 23-0, in a Greater Allegheny Conference matchup Friday night at Knoch Knights Stadium. “I really thought that (scoring first) was key in the second half,” Knoch coach ...
‘Tight knit’ group leads Greensburg Salem boys soccer
By Zach Brendza
Greensburg Salem boys soccer last made the WPIAL playoffs in 2010. Since then, the team has only one winning season in Section 1-AA. Coach John Lynch can’t exactly figure out the program’s recent losing. “In past years, we’ve had very good talent that just couldn’t play together,” Lynch said. “I think there’s ...
Gateway gets off to good start with win over Greensburg Salem
By Paul Schofield 7:23 p.m.
Gateway sent a message to the teams in the Class AAA Greater Allegheny Conference on Friday: We’re back. The Gators used their quickness on defense and ...
Gateway to offer early test for Greensburg Salem
By Paul Schofield
What worries high school football coaches the most about the first game of the season is the unknown. Coaches know what to expect from their offenses ...
H.S. Picks puts in preseason prep work
By H.s. Picks
Strike up the band and fire up the grills. Get the bonfires blazing and the pep rallies buzzing. High school football season in the Commonwealth is set to kick off Friday under hot and humid conditions. The high school season has begun in other parts of the country, but the ...
D’Amico, Oberdorf hope to pace Greensburg Salem golf at top of lineup
By Devon Moore
The Greensburg Salem boys golf team hasn’t made the playoffs since 2006 and graduated six seniors last year. Just don’t tell the Golden Lions there isn’t reason for optimism. Though depth figures to be an issue, coach Kevin Fajt expects his top players to compete. “It’s going to be a very tough ...
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