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Tournament win has given Butler volleyball team confidence

By Joe Sager
Butler’s offensive attack might not be among the most explosive in WPIAL Section 2-AAA boys volleyball this season. However, the Golden Tornado are showing they ...

Gateway boys volleyball team hopes to build on positives
By Devon Moore
When the Gateway boys volleyball team won its first section game against Penn Hills last Thursday, coach Greg Lockley hoped it would be a sign of things to come — in more ways than one. “I knew it would take a little bit of time for (the players) to ...
Penn Hills soccer star makes time to excel at volleyball
By Ed Phillipps
The good news for Nate Ferraco is he’s one of the best volleyball players on the Penn Hills roster and also a talented soccer player. ...
Plum gearing up for huge rematch, own invitational
By Michael Love
The Plum varsity boys volleyball team has put itself in a very good spot as far as earning a place in the WPIAL Class AAA ...
Steel Valley volleyball seeking deep playoff run
By Dave Mackall
A WPIAL section title was nice, but Steel Valley boys volleyball coach Alex Hinsey doesn’t deny the Ironmen want more this season. Much more. “I’m not saying we necessarily expect to win a WPIAL championship,” Hinsey said. “We’d certainly like to, and we think we have a team capable of making ...
Latrobe volleyball looks to bounce back from 0-3 start in Section 3-AAA
By Alex Oltmanns
Latrobe boys volleyball coach Drew Vosefski had a tough decision to make regarding one of his top players entering this season. Vosefski wrestled with the decision ...
A-K Valley roundup: Host Fox Chapel edges Central York to claim volleyball invitational
By Staff Reports
For the first time since 2009, Fox Chapel won its boys volleyball invitational. After splitting with Central York (5-0) in pool play, the state powers met ...
Senior-heavy Plum volleyball off to fast start
By Doug Gulasy
Retired Air Force colonel Rick Peterson knows the proper terminology for the Plum boys volleyball team’s front line. “I call them the four aircraft carriers,” the ...
Trib Cup: Upper St. Clair volleyball in search of complete game
By Brian Graham
Upper St. Clair volleyball coach Josh Ficorilli is struggling to pinpoint why his team is lingering around the middle of the standings this season. The Panthers are off to an uncharacteristically slow start, but there isn’t one thing Ficorilli can point at as the problem. He said it’s been a ...
Hempfield boys volleyball rebounds from slow start
By Devon Moore
Hempfield boys volleyball coach Chris Dinkel has planted the seeds for growth within his program. But he isn’t about to stand around and watch it ...
Ranked Plum boys volleyball team hopes to stay atop section
By Michael Love
In the most recent Tribune-Review WPIAL Class AAA boys volleyball rankings released Sunday, Plum found itself in the No. 4 spot, trailing only top-ranked Fox Chapel, No. 2 Seneca Valley and No. 3 Bethel Park. The Mustangs were one spot ahead of Norwin, who they beat in section play two weeks ...
Stofanak, Keiser leading Baldwin boys volleyball
By Ray Fisher
To say the Baldwin boys’ volleyball team is senior dominated is a vast understatement. There are 14 players listed on the varsity roster this season, with ...
Keystone Oaks boys volleyball adapting to coaching change
By Nathan Smith
Before their matches, the members of the Keystone Oaks boys volleyball team will recite lines from the “Hokey Pokey” – “you put your right foot ...
3-sport Norwin star transitioning to volleyball court
By Alex Oltmanns
In the current era of specialization in youth athletics, it’s a rarity to see a high school athlete compete in three sports. Not only is Norwin senior Zeke Kljucaric doing just that, but he’s excelling in all three. Transitioning from being a wide receiver and linebacker on the gridiron in the fall, ...
After 3 straight WPIAL runner-up finishes, Derry volleyball ready to take next step
By Kevin Lohman
After appearing in the WPIAL Class AA championship in four of the last five seasons, the Derry boys volleyball team has adopted a new standard ...
Norwin boys volleyball tapping into potential
By Nathan Smith
When asked what he likes most about his squad, Norwin boys volleyball coach Allen Warden was quick to respond with his answers – the potential. After ...
DePellegrini leading Fox Chapel volleyball
By Marty Stewart
Fox Chapel senior volleyball player Ben DePellegrini has helped the Fox Chapel boys team get off to a fast start. He is among the team leaders in both blocks and kills. He started playing volleyball in seventh grade and will continue to play in college next year at Penn State ...