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Mt. Pleasant girls basketball team defeats Southmoreland, 67-30

By Jason Black
For the Mt. Pleasant girls basketball team to make a nice run in the WPIAL Class AAA playoffs, it likely will need strong performances from ...
Connellsville, Southmoreland, Mt. Pleasant ready for WPIAL wrestling playoffs
By Jason Black
The WPIAL wrestling playoffs represent a chance to compete for a championship. But for Connellsville, Southmoreland and Mt. Pleasant, the postseason also serves as a ...
Southmoreland holds off Greensburg Salem in foul-filled contest
By Paul Schofield
The only player Southmoreland couldn’t afford to lose Friday in a foul-filled game against Greensburg Salem was senior Ben Niemiec. Niemiec avoided foul trouble and carried ...
Connellsville, Southmoreland, Mt. Pleasant learn playoff foes
By Staff Reports
The Connellsville, Southmoreland and Mt. Pleasant wrestling teams will each compete Wednesday in the first round of the WPIAL playoffs. In Class AAA, Connellsville finished as the Section 2 runner-up and will travel to Franklin Regional for a first-round match against West Allegheny, the third seed from Section 4. The winner ...
Southmoreland wrestling team beats Mt. Pleasant in 3rd-place match at Section 2-AA tournament
By Jason Black
The Southmoreland wrestling team didn’t emerge as Section 2-AA champions, but the Scotties avenged an early-season loss to Mt. Pleasant in the third-place match of the Section 2-AA finals on Wednesday at McGuffey. The Scotties and the Vikings dropped matches in the section semifinals, which forced a battle for the section’s ...
Southmoreland wrestlers soaring to new heights
By Paul Paterra
Southmoreland wrestling is in the midst of one of its finest — and most memorable — seasons in recent years. The team has a 7-1 record ...
Southmoreland boys basketball team stops Kittanning
By Jason Black
If the Southmoreland boys basketball team was being graded on its performance in Tuesday’s Section 3-AAA home game against Kittanning, the Scotties likely would have ...
Greensburg athletes of the week: Southmoreland’s Cole Lambie, Penn-Trafford’s Casey Aunkst
By Andrew John
Cole Lambie School: Southmoreland Sport: Wrestling Year: Junior Claim to fame: Lambie (20-6) captured the 113-pound title at the Burgettstown Invitational after a 12-3 decision ...
Southmoreland boys soccer’s Hixson shares coach of the year honor in Section 1-AA
By Paul Paterra
Southmoreland’s boys soccer team may have seen its season end quickly in the WPIAL playoffs with a 4-0 loss to Laurel Highlands, but it still was a season in which the team accomplish quite a bit. Players Cam Walter and Henry Riley were named to the all-section team in Section 1-AA ...
Southmoreland boys hoops team starts strong
By Jordan Pawlikowsky
For two years, Ben Niemiec was a loser. For two years, he would look up at the end of games and see lopsided scores that ...
Southmoreland’s sizzling start has team thinking big
By Jason Black
Maturity, experience, talent and hard work have all come together to help the Southmoreland boys basketball team transition from a team that won two games in the past two seasons to a club that has won 10 of its first 12 games in 2014-15. There is one other characteristic that the ...
Southmoreland football coach ‘honored’ by father figure role
By Emily Donovan
Travis Jones, a senior who was a member of the Southmoreland football team, lost his father William Jones on Aug. 16, 2010, to esophageal cancer. ...
Southmoreland wrestlers maintain momentum in win over Derry
By Jason Black
The Southmoreland wrestling team got on a bit of a roll to close out 2014, and the Scotties have carried their momentum into the new ...
Southmoreland wrestling program celebrates 50 years
By Paul Paterra
Southmoreland High School had some 80 former wrestlers return  Dec. 17 as 50 years of the sport at the school was celebrated. Plus, Joe Grimm, the ...
Mt. Pleasant girls basketball team shakes off slow start, stops Southmoreland, 53-18
By Jason Black
It took some time for the Mt. Pleasant girls basketball team to find its game during Monday’s Section 3-AAA contest against host Southmoreland. But once ...
Southmoreland to honor 50 years of wrestling
By Paul Paterra
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Southmoreland wrestling program, and some of those involved in this history want it to be recognized with ...
Mt. Pleasant wrestlers win tie with Scotties
By Jason Black
The Mt. Pleasant and Southmoreland wrestling match Wednesday was so close that even when it was over, neither team knew who won. The two Section ...
Southmoreland boys basketball team boasts good mix
By Jason Black
The way Southmoreland boys basketball coach Frank Muccino sees it, the Scotties have a choice heading into this season. The Scotties can dwell on the struggles ...
Southmoreland boys basketball looking for big things in new season
By Paul Paterra
Southmoreland basketball coach Frank Muccino sported a smile during a recent practice. There seems to be a good reason for a positive feeling. The coach, in ...
Southmoreland girls hoops team optimistic
By Paul Paterra
When the Southmoreland girls basketball team began practices for the 2014-205 season coach Brian Pritts had a quick word to describe his team. “Thin,” he said ...
Experienced, deep Southmoreland wrestling team has big plans
By Jason Black
Southmoreland wrestling coach Ryan Shaw knew that he had a good wrestling team at the end of last season, but his belief was reinforced before ...
Southmoreland girls hope to compete despite shorthanded roster
By Jason Black
A season ago, the Southmoreland girls basketball team picked up nine wins and was in contention for a playoff spot before settling for a fifth-place ...
HS highlight reel: Southmoreland wrestler ineligible
By Tribune-Review
The PIAA upheld a WPIAL ruling last week to deny an extra year of eligibility for Southmoreland senior wrestler Austin Griffiths. Griffiths, a two-time PIAA place winner, was projected to be Southmoreland’s starting 120-pounder. Griffiths’ ineligibility stems from the 2010-11 school year in which he enrolled in an online charter school ...
Winter sports seasons begin with conditioning, team chemistry
By Jason Black
On Monday, high school basketball, wrestling and swim teams officially could begin practice for the start of the 2014-15 winter season. For many teams, the time ...
Southmoreland’s Griffiths ruled ineligible by PIAA
By Jason Black
The Southmoreland wrestling team will be without the services of senior Austin Griffiths during the 2014-15 season, at least when it comes to Griffiths actually ...

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