Softball

Brentwood's Sherry counting down the days to her trip to Amsterdam

Taryn Sherry is anxiously waiting for the New Year. A senior at Brentwood, she is gearing for her upcoming trip to Amsterdam. Sherry was ...

Charleroi's Riley picks softball, Mount Union

During her four-year athletic career at Charleroi Area, Morgan Riley proved to be quite a versatile athlete. She starred in soccer and softball for the Cougars, ...

Plum slow-pitch softball team captures WPISL championship

Montour was hoping to claim its third straight Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League championship Sunday in the title game at Burkett Field in Robinson. The Spartans ...

Penn Hills softball player participates in showcase events for college coaches

When Riplee Burkhart of Penn Hills participated in a showcase featuring nearly 250 athletes, she was more than a face in the crowd. Burkhart, a junior ...

Plum slow-pitch splits with Baldwin

In a battle of two of the top teams in the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League, Plum and Baldwin split a doubleheader Sunday at the ...

Plum slow-pitch teams earn victories

The Plum varsity slow-pitch softball team swept Peters Township on Sunday to improve to 8-0 on the season. The Mustangs won Game 1, 22-11, in five ...

Ceremony memorializes Plum softball coach

Marty DeGore, a driving force behind the start of the Plum varsity and JV slow-pitch softball programs, was honored Sunday before the Mustangs varsity doubleheader ...

Plum softball improves to 4-0 with sweep

The Plum varsity slow-pitch softball team ran its record to 4-0 with a doubleheader sweep of Mt. Pleasant on Sunday. The Mustangs took the first game ...

Season-opening sweep caps emotional month for Plum slow-pitch softball team

A moment of silence was observed before Sunday's season-opening doubleheader between the Plum and North Hills varsity slow-pitch softball teams. It honored the memory of Marty ...

Roundup: Tough call costly to Hounds

A year ago, Monessen's girls' soccer team struggled through an 0-17-1 season and managed to score only six goals the entire campaign. In Wednesday's Section 2-A ...

Seton-La Salle sophomore selected for Queen of Diamonds softball showcase event

Sarah Cornell, a sophomore at Seton-La Salle, has been selected to compete this weekend in the Queen of Diamonds Showcase South ​in Spartanburg, S.C. Cornell will ...

Ringgold still looking for girls basketball, baseball, softball coaches

The "Help Wanted" sign for coaches at Ringgold is getting dusted off yet again and is on display as the district is still seeking new ...

Albert Gallatin softball's Walls bounces back after temporary paralysis

To casual observers who watched the Albert Gallatin-Greater Latrobe girls softball game this past season, a pair of remarkable diving catches by Lady Colonials senior ...

Trinity's Gray named Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Softball Player of the Year

Player of the Year Olivia Gray Trinity, SENIOR, shortstop Four-year starter Olivia Gray was accustomed to batting leadoff and collecting hits like they were ...

Hempfield's Ryan named Greensburg Tribune-Review Softball Player of the Year

Player of the Year Morgan Ryan Hempfield, Sophomore, Pitcher Morgan Ryan was a good pitcher as a freshman, but during her sophomore year the ...

Deer Lakes' Edwards named Valley News Dispatch Softball Player of the Year

Player of the Year Tiffany Edwards Deer Lakes, Senior, Pitcher For years, Tiffany Edwards worked at her family's business, Edwards ...

Deer Lakes softball well-represented on coaches' Class AA all-state team

Deer Lakes took its place among the best softball teams in the state two weeks ago when it reached the PIAA championship game in State ...

Hempfield softball team could have pieces in place for return to PIAA playoffs

It's not far-fetched to think Hempfield and Cumberland Valley may meet again in the 2016 PIAA Class AAAA softball playoffs. Both teams will return numerous starters, ...

Parshall, Mularski garner 1st Team all-state honors

It's no secret that Belle Vernon Area had an amazing year in softball, winning the WPIAL Class AAA championship. And 2015 wasn't too bad for Yough, ...

Seton-La Salle softball program to miss Dadig, Zola

Two of the top softball players Western Pennsylvania this past season were Seton-La Salle seniors Dani Dadig and Lauren Zola. "Words cannot explain what Lauren Zola ...

BVA's WPIAL title is 200 times better

When Belle Vernon Area scored four runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to beat Yough, 5-4, in the May 28 WPIAL Class ...

Zola, Dadig leave a lasting legacy for Seton-La Salle softball program

The senior members of the Seton-La Salle softball program had a fabulous four-year run during their varsity careers. Seton-La Salle was a section champion and WPIAL ...

Yough ace Mularski named Daily News Softball Player of Year

Yough softball pitcher Macy Mularski is a standout player, but she also is a team player. For her, individual success doesn't matter much without the ...

Sun shines on BVA's parade of champions

It was only fitting. On a day when the Belle Vernon Area community honored a softball team that only a year before won just five games ...

Steel Valley's Janov wins Daily News Coach of Year

Matt Janov has drawn on the experience he has gained during his tenure in the Steel Valley softball dugout. Serving as an assistant coach from ...

Prospects remain bright for Deer Lakes softball

UNIVERSITY PARK — Deer Lakes softball coach Craig Taliani likes to say the difference between travel softball and high school softball is that the former ...

Deer Lakes falls to Holy Redeemer in PIAA softball championship game

UNIVERSITY PARK — Their faces long and their eyes rimmed in red, Deer Lakes softball players left the field at Penn State feeling emotions they ...

Trinity falls in PIAA Class AAA softball championship game

UNIVERSITY PARK — Trinity came up short in its first PIAA softball final appearance Friday at Penn State's Nittany Lion Softball Park. Bethlehem Catholic scored runs ...

PIAA Class AA softball championship notebook: Deer Lakes' 2nd loss similar to 1st one

UNIVERSITY PARK — Deer Lakes coach Craig Taliani said his players were "lights out by 11" the night before the PIAA Class AA softball championship. ...

BVA's Parshall first team all-state choice

It's been a whirlwind of a season for Belle Vernon Area's Bailey Parshall. A freshman, Parshall made her debut for the varsity softball team. After struggling ...