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Penn-Trafford’s Aunkst, Jeannette’s Batts named Greensburg Tribune-Review Athletes of the Year

By Paul Schofield
Penn-Trafford senior Casey Aunkst and Jeannette senior Julian Batts have been selected as the Greensburg Tribune-Review Athletes of the Year. Casey Aunkst Penn-Trafford ...
Rain continues to stretch Jeannette’s junior Legion baseball season
By Dave Moio
Another week of rain, another week of cancellations for Jeannette junior Legion. Marcus Clarkson’s team played one game last week out of four that were ...
Jeannette’s Mahoney hired as an assistant coach at Concord
By Brian Knavish
Throughout his high school football days at Greensburg Central Catholic and his collegiate gridiron days at Mount Union, Pat Mahoney clung to a dream of ...
Greensburg Central Catholic’s Liberatore named Greensburg Tribune-Review Baseball Player of the Year
By Paul Schofield
PLAYER OF THE YEAR COLLIN LIBERATORE Greensburg Central Catholic, senior, pitcher/First baseman Collin Liberatore was a big reason why Greensburg Central Catholic won its ...
Rainy week gives Jeannette junior Legion pitchers needed rest
By Dave Moio
The summer storms have disrupted more than just power, cable service, internet connections and unsheltered graduation parties. Nearly an entire week’s worth of Westmoreland County junior ...
New Jeannette senior Legion manager shares views on baseball
By Brian Knavish
When Kevin Elliott — the new manager of the Jeannette senior American Legion baseball team — described his approach to the game, it was reminiscent of a famous scene in classic baseball movie “Bull Durham.” In the film, the Bull’s manager — in the midst of a locker room tirade — ...
Senior Legion baseball to return to Jeannette next year
By Brian Knavish
There’s no senior American Legion baseball being played in Jeannette this summer, but that’s only temporary. Next season, teenage ballplayers in the community will once again have the opportunity to participate in the tradition-laden pastime that is Legion baseball. Jules Ponterio, the sponsor of the Jeannette senior American Legion baseball team, ...
Coach hopes Jeannette Legion will learn from struggles
By Dave Moio
Baseball is not unlike other sports in that the most successful teams are solid in every phase of their game be it offense, defense or ...
After solid freshman season with Arizona baseball, attention shifts to 2016 for Jeannette native
By Brian Knavish
His freshman season is in the books.  He played, he learned, he contributed. Now the focus shifts to next season, when expectations will be higher for ...
Jeannette junior Legion team looks for markers of progress
By Dave Moio
Jeannette junior Legion suffered through a difficult 1-5 start to the season with the idea in mind that its pitchers would get healthy and the ...
Jeannette Junior Legion team works through pitching issues
By Dave Moio
The first six games of an 18-game schedule are more about seeing what a team has than worrying about wins and losses. Jeannette junior Legion ...
Jeannette native guides Seton Hill softball to historic season
By Brian Knavish
Bill Monstrola has been a coach for more than 30 years, but the most recent softball season stands out in significance. Monstrola, a Jeannette native who ...
Jeannette grad Hall makes impact during freshman season with Carlow softball
By Brian Knavish
It was a memorable softball season for Nicole Hall, but next season could be one filled with even more memories. Hall, a Jeannette High School graduate, just wrapped up her freshman season on the Carlow University softball team. She came to Carlow expecting to contribute some as a freshman, but she ended ...
Jeannette’s junior Legion team kicks off season
By Dave Moio
Coach Marcus Clarkson gets no rest between his duties as a Jeannette junior Legion baseball head coach and his duties as the head coach at ...
Jeannette native Matijevic adjusting to elite pitching in PAC 12
By Brian Knavish
J.J. Matijevic admits the first part of the baseball season was rough. The Jeannette native is a freshman first baseman on the University of Arizona baseball ...
Jayhawks’ playoffs run comes to a close
By Dave Moio
Jeannette baseball is on the rise, but like many teams that go from zero to playoffs, the Jayhawks hit a speed bump. That speed bump, the ...
Jeannette players among few to have won baseball playoff game
By Kristie Linden
Michael Pompei is thankful that he attends such a small school — it’s given him a chance to play playoff baseball even though he’s an ...
Serra Catholic tops Jeannette in WPIAL quarterfinals
By Karen Price
Jeannette’s first playoff run after a four-year drought ended Monday with a 4-3 loss to No. 5 Serra Catholic at Latrobe in the WPIAL Class ...
Jeannette girls fall short of softball playoffs
By Dave Moio
Jeannette softball came into the 2015 season with high expectations — playoffs, compete with the top teams in Class A, make some noise in the ...
Jeannette's Canady glad to finish senior year with trip to the baseball playoffs
By Kristie Linden
Terell Canady is a senior pitcher for the Jayhawks who has been playing baseball for 13 years. He played for many years in the Jeannette ...
Jeannette Jayhawks prepare for first playoff appearance in several years
By Dave Moio
Jeannette baseball played out the string on the 2015 season last week stress-free, playoff spot secured and in full playoff preparation mode. The preparations began with ...
Run ends for Cortazzo, Seton Hill University
By Brian Knavish
It was a brilliant, unexpected run for the Seton Hill University softball team this season and Delaney Cortazzo was thrilled to be part of it. Cortazzo, ...
Hall handling high-pressure situations at Carlow
By Brian Knavish
“I had never been in a situation like that in my life” said Nicole Hall. Hall, a Jeannette High School graduate and freshman pitcher ...
Jayhawks clinch playoff berth after two must-win games
By Dave Moio
After a four-year absence, Jeannette baseball is back in the WPIAL playoffs and last week’s action proves just how tough a group head coach Marcus ...
Student athlete of the week: Jeannette’s Mary Katherine Paulone
By Kristie Linden
Mary Katherine Paulone has been playing ball since she was about 5 when she first played T-ball. She played baseball next and picked up softball ...

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