By Karen Kadilak
Struggles on the road have hampered the Quaker Valley boys and girls bowling teams.
The boys were 1-5 in Section 7 of the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Bowling League entering Wednesday’s match at Northgate. The girls were 2-4.
Results of Wednesday’s matches were unavailable before this edition’s deadline.
Among the losses were setbacks to ...
Quaker Valley diver continues record pace By Karen Kadilak
Quaker Valley junior Regis Conlin was on a record-breaking tear last month as a member of the Quakers’ swimming and diving team.
Conlin bettered the boys ...
Bogats named Quaker Valley baseball coach By Jasper Wilson
Though just hired as Quaker Valley’s baseball coach earlier this month, Dave Bogats often uses collective pronouns such as “our” and “we” when describing the program.
It’s understandable that he so closely identifies with the team. He has had a presence within it for the last four years.
An assistant coach ...
Young guards pacing Quaker Valley boys By Kevin Lohman
There’s a lot to be said for varsity experience and the advantageous role it plays for successful WPIAL teams.
But for the Quaker Valley boys basketball team the case seems entirely reversed, as the Quakers have coasted on contributions from a host of newcomers to obtain a record of 15-2 overall ...
Quaker Valley swimmers preparing for MAC meet By Karen Kadilak
The Quaker Valley boys swimming team (8-0 overall and 2-0 in Section 2-AA) will be well represented at the Midwestern Athletic Conference championships Feb. 12-13 at Moon.
Quaker Valley coach Sue Morgan said all the squad’s swimmers and divers have qualified.
“(We) are swimming well right now,” Morgan said. “We had some ...
Vincentian’s Abdalah surges to 3rd consecutive PIAA cross country title By Karen Price
HERSHEY — Saturday’s PIAA Class A cross country championship was too close for comfort for Vincentian junior Marianne Abdalah.
The two-time defending PIAA champion couldn’t shake sophomore Emma Seifried of Country Day School of the Sacred Heart. Seifried overtook Abdalah on the difficult hills of the 3.1-mile course, then on ...
Quaker Valley closes football season on high note By Matt Grubba
For the third consecutive year, Quaker Valley football is a winning program.
The Quakers closed out their season on a high note by beating Laurel, 47-20, on Friday at Chuck Knox Stadium to clinch a 5-4 record and a 4-4 mark in the Midwestern Conference.
QV won four of its final five ...
Quaker Valley’s4th straight postseason appearance short-lived By Kevin Ritchart
Mike Vavrek just wrapped up his fifth year as the girls volleyball coach at Quaker Valley. He’s guided his team to the postseason in each of the past four years, but he’s hoping the Quakers have some deeper playoff runs in the near future.
Quaker Valley’s season came to an end ...