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Late FG again wins it for Valley

By George Guido
Valley seems to be kicking its way into Allegheny Conference contention. For the second time this season, a field goal by senior kicker Rory Baker …
Veteran coaches having mixed results while leading new teams
By Doug Gulasy
Tom Nola admittedly finds himself in a situation he’s not used to one-third of the way through the regular season. After racking up almost unprecedented …
Alle-Kiski Valley preview: Class AA and AAA WPIAL tennis singles championships
By Bill Beckner Jr.
WPIAL tennis singles championships Class AAA: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at North Allegheny. Class AA: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Shady Side Academy. Finals, consolation finals: 2 p.m. Thursday at Shady Side Academy. Local players: Class AAA: Amanda Nord, Fox Chapel; Laurel Shymansky, Fox Chapel; Class AA: Emily Armstrong, Valley; Catherine Armstrong, …
Valley senior Licata, 4 from Kittanning advance out of Section 1-AA boys golf qualifier
By Matt Grubba
Noah Kunst was one of the first golfers off the course, but he was the last to know he was moving on to the WPIAL …
HS highlight reel: WPIAL girls singles players seeing double
By Bill West
There’s an abundance of double doses in the WPIAL Class AA girls tennis singles tournament, which begins Wednesday at Shady Side Academy. Headlined by Greensburg Central Catholic’s Kluska sisters, three sets of siblings qualified for the Class AA tournament. Junior Alyvia and sophomore Michaela Kluska advanced after meeting in the …
Berry’s 4 TDs carry Shady Side Academy past Valley
By Doug Gulasy
Shady Side Academy senior returner Louis Berry IV made sure he didn’t step into the end zone as he caught a kickoff over his shoulder early in the second quarter Friday night. From there, he said his momentum-turning return became much easier. Berry’s 99-yard return for a touchdown broke a …
Birdie flying solo; going no-huddle to change it up
By The Birdie
When the Birdie makes his weekly predictions, he often gets input from people around the newsroom, from the veteran scribblers and picture-takers, to the sports part-timers and night janitor. Usually, he’s all about collaboration — even though he takes all the credit when he wins. But when he’s losing, he …

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