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Valley edges emotional Burrell team on OT field goal

By Bill Beckner Jr.
When Rory Baker joined Valley’s football team before training camp, he showed coach Muzzy Colosimo what he could do, kicking a long field goal on …
Through the years: Heard’s TD capped Valley rally
By George Guido
Each Friday throughout the high school football season, the Valley News Dispatch will take a look back at the players, coaches and events that are …
Valley girls soccer team building winning mentality
By Doug Gulasy
In past seasons, the Valley girls soccer team came into games hoping not to lose by too many goals. This year, the Vikings are playing …
Football pedigree runs deep with Valley receiver Hill
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Football has been a part of Valley wide receiver Tyson Hill’s life since pacifiers and Pampers. His father, Troy, played at Pitt and later coached …
Birdie again up to the challenge
By The Birdie
His tailfeathers dripping, his wings wet and his beak chattering after he did the Ice Bucket Challenge — the video of the supposed self-dousing somehow disappeared from social media — the Birdie came up for air to the realization that Week 1 finally is here. “I have been waiting for …
Heavy-hearted Burrell set to take on rival Valley
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Noah Cornuet had a legitimate chance to start on the offensive line for Burrell this season, but the well-liked sophomore never got that chance. Cornuet …
High school notebook: Valley coach Colosimo knows something about rivalries
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Valley’s new football coach still might be feeling his way around the program, but Muzzy Colosimo knows plenty about his team’s biggest rival. Colosimo was …

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