By Marty Stewart
In what has become a yearly event, Shady Side Academy will welcome 24 girls high school basketball teams to the campus Saturday, for an all-day basketball extravaganza.
Shady Side Academy’s Cancer Awareness tournament started as a small local event but has continued to grow.
“This is the third year that ...
Shady Side Academy’s Groff scoring in bunches By Marty Stewart
Shady Side Academy basketball player Etai Groff poured in 31 points against Summit Academy on Dec. 15 to lead the Indians to a win.
The 6-foot-3 junior is averaging more than 16 points. His summer was highlighted by a trip to Berlin to participate in the Maccabi Games. ...
Shady Side Academy girls show promise By Marty Stewart
Last season, the Shady Side Academy girls basketball team lost to Neshannock in the first round of the WPIAL Class AA playoffs.
Coach Audrey Scott ...
SSA swim teams look for continued success By Marty Stewart
The Shady Side Academy swim team had a highly successful season last year.
The girls went 11-0 overall and 6-0 in Section 3-AA on their way to winning the WPIAL championship and finishing sixth at the PIAA meet.
The boys posted a 7-4 overall mark, went 4-2 in the section ...
Shady Side Academy girls cap special season in PIAA tournament By Marty Stewart
In its first-round game in the PIAA Class A girls soccer tournament earlier this month, Shady Side Academy got edged out of the playoffs by Karns City, 3-2. Krystyna Rytel and Gabby White scored for SSA as the team ended its season with a 17-5 record.
“We came out strong in ...
Shady Side Academy’s Scheid picks Penn By Karen Kadilak
Shady Side Academy senior Sarah Scheid did not spend much time in deciding where she wants to continue her rowing career next season.
Scheid, 17, of ...
Shady Side Academy’s Dua, Fox Chapel tandem win PIAA tennis titles By Bill Hartlep
They had been down this road before — at least 10 times in their decorated high school careers.
As usual, the stakes were high when Shady Side Academy’s Ananya Dua and North Allegheny’s Anna Li faced off for the second straight season in the PIAA Class AAA girls tennis championship ...
WPIAL players advance to PIAA semifinals By Staff Report
Defending PIAA Class AAA girls tennis singles champion Ananya Dua is in position to retain her title Saturday. But she will have to defeat a WPIAL foe to do it.
The Shady Side Academy senior cruised to a pair of straight-set wins to advance to the semifinals where she will face ...
Shady Side Academy girls advance to PIAA soccer tournament By Marty Stewart
The Shady Side Academy girls soccer team met Charleroi in the WPIAL Class A semifinals Nov. 2.
Charleroi (17-1-2) prevailed, 1-0, with a goal on a penalty kick one minute into overtime.
“The penalty kick call in overtime was a tough way to lose a hard-fought game,” SSA coach Mary Lynch ...
North Allegheny girls capture third straight PIAA tennis title By Bill Hartlep
For the third straight season, the North Allegheny girls tennis team left the Hershey Racquet Club carrying a first-place trophy.
This title, however, was a little bit sweeter — and it had nothing to do with the Hershey’s kisses they were enjoying on the bus ride home.
The Tigers became the ...
Young Shady Side Academy football team earns win over East Allegheny By Marty Stewart
The banged-up Shady Side Academy football team improved to 3-5 overall with a 27-6 nonconference win over East Allegheny on Friday.
The Indians scored the first 10 points of the game on a 51-yard touchdown run by Eric Harris and a 22-yard field goal from Nathan Genstein. Harris also scored ...