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Connellsville girls volleyball working toward lofty postseason goals

By Jason Black
At the conclusion of the 2014 regular season, the Connellsville girls volleyball team found itself on the outside looking in at the playoffs. While disappointed to ...

Geibel volleyball team aims to extend lengthy streak of reaching playoffs
By Jason Black
The Geibel volleyball team, under the direction of coach Rick Watkins, has qualified for the WPIAL playoffs in 22 consecutive seasons. Watkins, who is entering his ...
Experienced lineup returns for Fox Chapel volleyball
By Marty Stewart
The Fox Chapel girls volleyball team will be hoping for a return to the WPIAL playoffs this fall after a two-year absence. Coach Sara D’Angelo will have most of the team returning and is confident heading into the season. “Last year we did not make the playoffs and for the ...
Frazier volleyball team realizes it has winning tradition to uphold
By Jason Black
The Frazier volleyball team is just like any other high school sports team: it loses key pieces to graduation. What separates the Commodores from many ...
Baldwin girls volleyball returns to defend crown
By Ray Fisher
The Baldwin girls’ volleyball team won’t be able to go into the 2015 season quietly. Preseason practice began Monday for WPIAL fall sports teams. Baldwin is the ...
Chartiers Valley girls volleyball looks to take next step; South Fayette eyes another playoff berth
By Chuck Curti
Chartiers Valley girls volleyball coach Jason Ferri knows all about the competition in Section 5-AAA, which, he said, was referred to by one coach as ...
Burkes retained as Montour girls volleyball coach, denies bullying
By Kelsey Shea
Montour school directors voted unanimously Thursday to rehire the girls varsity volleyball coach after more than 20 parents and players signed up to speak on ...
Bond forms for Armstrong volleyball players
By William Whalen
Classes haven’t started yet at new Armstrong High School, but girls volleyball coach Andrea Lasher didn’t waste any time over the summer in bringing her ...
Seneca Valley volleyball player raises funds for special education program
By Jerry Clark
It might have been a lot of work, but it was a labor of love that inspired Seneca Valley senior volleyball player Kate Davis to ...
Butler’s Fiorina helps club volleyball team to 13th place at nationals
By Joe Sager
The past and future of Butler boys volleyball were on display in Columbus, Ohio during the first week of July. Golden Tornado graduate Chris Fiorina, ...
Baldwin’s Sgattoni plays at national volleyball event in New Orleans
By Ray Fisher
Baldwin All-WPIAL player Maddi Sgattoni kicked off her summer with a trip to New Orleans. It wasn’t a vacation, however, as Sgattoni and the Renaissance Black ...
All-WPIAL player Wright key to Baldwin boys’ volleyball fortunes
By Brian Knavish
Baldwin’s Peter Wright opened some eyes during the 2015 high school volleyball season. Next year, the spotlight will be on him even more. And he’s ready. ...
Fox Chapel volleyball makes good on promise
By Marty Stewart
 The Fox Chapel boys volleyball team entered the season with high expectations. Although its climb to the top ended with a loss in the state ...
Price was right for Seneca Valley volleyball team
By Jerry Clark
In a journey that began as something to do just for fun, Seneca Valley hitter John Price helped the boys volleyball team reach new heights ...
Seneca Valley volleyball team reflects on historic season
By Jerry Clark
While the Seneca Valley boys volleyball team didn’t quite hit every goal this season, the team went deeper into the playoffs than any Raiders’ team ...
Gorman: Courageous duo to be honored by WPIAL
By Kevin Gorman
The WPIAL couldn’t have known that its Courage Award would honor someone undergoing chemotherapy. Ellen Toy didn’t know until days after the WPIAL announced in ...
Fox Chapel volleyball team reflects on ‘very good run’
By Doug Gulasy
Sensing something was special about the freshmen in 2012, Phil O’Keeffe chose not to split the Fox Chapel boys volleyball team’s roster into varsity and ...