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Southmoreland gets ready for WPIAL playoffs with win over Brownsville

By Jason Black 1:07 a.m.
With second place in Section 4-AAA secure, the Southmoreland softball team anxiously awaits the start of the WPIAL playoffs. But after losing to Yough in ...
Southmoreland’s Hernley soars to new heights in pole vault
By Taylor Millslagle
Junior Brenden Hernley took a deep breath as he maintained all of his focus on the metal box on the pit as the wind and ...
Loss to Yough hurts Southmoreland’s playoff chances
By Jason Black
The Southmoreland baseball team had a chance to take a giant step toward clinching a playoff spot in their home Section 2-AAA finale against Yough ...
Southmoreland girls track team appears to be running on all cylinders
By Jason Black
Throughout the early part of track season, Southmoreland coach Dave Keefer realized that this year’s Southmoreland girls team had something special. Through bad weather and ...
HS highlight reel: Familiar teams to compete for track titles
By Tribune-Review
Monday’s WPIAL team track and field championships will feature some familiar teams. On the boys side, two-time reigning Class AAA champ North Allegheny will try for a three-peat, while recent champs Hempfield, Canon-McMillan and Butler also will compete. The group has combined to win the past nine titles. In Class AA, ...
Southmoreland girls win Class AA WCAA track title
By Emily Donovan
The Southmoreland girls track team had quite a weekend, making a little history in the process. Not only did it win the Class AA title at the Westmoreland County Coaches Association track meet Saturday for the first time, but sophomore Mikayla Rhodes become county champion in the discus. The girls track ...
Derry baseball team turns tables on Southmoreland
By Jason Black
After dropping a 17-3 decision to Southmoreland last week, the Derry baseball team couldn’t wait for another crack at its Section 2-AAA rival. The Trojans got ...
Scottie Sports Roundup - baseball, softball teams doing well
By Tribune-Review
Southmoreland’s two diamond sports are continuing to have success as the spring season make its way to the playoffs. The softball team put an end to a two-game losing streak with a 5-3 victory over Greensburg Salem in a Section 4-AAA contest played Friday. Kristen Suhan led the way for the Scotties ...
Southmoreland wrestling PIAA qualifiers honored
By Paul Paterra
Southmoreland’s wrestling team had three wrestlers qualify for the PIAA tournament this season and that accomplishment will be commemorated forever with a individual framed picture ...
Farino sisters teaming up for Southmoreland track team
By Emily Donovan
Shippensburg, the PIAA track meet, was the site. Memorial Day weekend 2014 was the date. That’s when Vayda Farino became the first runner from Southmoreland High ...
Southmoreland’s Troisi-Clark proving she belongs on pitcher’s mound
By Paul Paterra
Katie Troisi-Clark came by her interest in softball — specifically pitching — quite interestingly. A comment was made about her supposedly lack of ability on the ...
Southmoreland softball team takes step back after loss to Yough
By Jason Black
Monday’s softball game between Southmoreland and visiting Yough featured the two teams at the top of the Section 4-AAA standings as the season nears the ...
Southmoreland track expects to compete for section title
By Jason Black
One of the constants of the spring high school sports season is that Southmoreland will put together a competitive track and field team. For years, the ...
Southmoreland softball remains unbeaten after win over Mt. Pleasant
By Jason Black
For the first three innings of Thursday’s Section 4-AAA softball game between Mt. Pleasant and visiting Southmoreland, everything went the way of the home team. ...
Undefeated Southmoreland softball looks to have big season
By Dave Stofcheck
A balanced Southmoreland girls softball team has a chance to be one of the teams to beat in Section 4-AAA. The Scotties return eight lettermen ...
Southmoreland scores early, often, routs Monessen 10-1
By Jason Black
The Southmoreland and Monessen baseball teams played through some rain and wind Tuesday as each club took the nonsection game as an opportunity to identify ...
Scottie Sports Roundup - Beistel places 3rd in national tournament
By Tribune-Review
Jake Beistel continues to succeed on the wrestling mat. The Southmoreland junior placed third out of 54 of the country’s top 11th-grade heavyweights this past weekend’s National High School Coaches Association Wrestling Championship, held in Virginia Beach, Va. Beistel won seven of his eight matches in the tournament, with his only loss ...
Southmoreland’s Bunner looks forward to opportunity at RMU
By Taylor Millslagle
The Southmoreland High School softball team recently began its 2015 season. With the dawn of a new season comes excitement. Count junior Briana Bunner among those ...
Success continues for Southmoreland wrestling
By Jordan Pawlikowsky
In the 51-year history of Southmoreland High School, there has never been a state champion in wrestling. Yet with Coach Ryan Shaw at the helm ...
Optimism abounds for Southmoreland softball
By Mark King
As the last remnants of the winter snow storms that have hounded the region for the past four months slowly disappear from view, the sights ...
Southmoreland baseball enters season in realigned section
By Mark King
When the Pittsburgh Pirates packed up all of their equipment and took off for the sunny confines of Bradenton, Fla. to begin their annual spring ...
Southmoreland baseball prepared for jump in classification
By Jason Black
For the past four seasons, the Southmoreland baseball team has competed as a Class AA school in the WPIAL, and the Scotties are coming off ...
Southmoreland tennis gets new look
By Paul Paterra
There will be a lot that will be new for the Southmoreland boys tennis team this season. The lineup will feature four new starters due to ...
Southmoreland boys team confident despite key losses
By Jason Black
For the past four seasons, the Southmoreland boys tennis team has been the measuring stick in Section 1-AA. The Scotties won outright or shared the ...
Southmoreland junior vows to ‘push harder’ after runner-up PIAA finish
By Paul Schofield
Sometimes, there is an opponent who just can’t be beaten. No matter how much effort is expended, the result is defeat. Burrell senior Al Beattie is that ...

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