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Mars High School lineman Michael Carmody chooses Notre Dame  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Carmody is the most heavily-recruited player in WPIAL class of 2020 and will join his brother, Robby, at Notre Dame.



Baseball, softball, lacrosse playoff games postponed - Sports  GoErie.com

Six PIAA playoffs games involving Erie-area baseball, softball and lacrosse teams have been postponed and rescheduled for Friday because of a forecast of ...



Planets' baseball season ended  Butler Eagle

WASHINGTON, Pa. — When Mars High School baseball coach Andy Bednar thought about his seniors, tears formed in his eyes and his jaw locked. He looked ...



Pine-Richland wins sixth WPIAL Baseball title  butlerradio.com

High School Sports: –Pine-Richland won the WPIAL 6A Baseball championship last night with a 7-2 victory over Penn-Trafford. It is the Rams sixth WPIAL title.



Police Arrest 16-Year-Old Girl In Connection With Mars School District Threats  CBS Pittsburgh

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. MARS, Pa. (KDKA) — An arrest has been made in connection to threats in the Mars Area School District. The arrest of a ...



Villa, McDowell lacrosse teams PIAA matches postponed - Sports  GoErie.com

Heavy rain and hail storms in the Pittsburgh area Tuesday postponed numerous PIAA first-round lacrosse matches, including the Villa Maria girls match and ...



MARS HIGH SCHOOL THREAT: Second teenager charged in connection with threat against local school district  WPXI Pittsburgh

A second 16-year-old girl has been charged in connection with a bomb threat that happened last Wednesday.



Mars High School evacuated after 2nd bomb threat  Butler Eagle

For the second time in two days, Mars High School was evacuated due to a bomb threat. Students were moved to the Middle School while Adams Township ...



Bed Bugs Found At Mars High School  butlerradio.com

Bed bugs have been found inside a classroom at Mars Area High School. In a letter to parents on Tuesday, the superintendent said the bugs were found in ...



Evening activities still on at Mars high school after bomb threat, evacuation  Tribune-Review

Evening activities will go on as scheduled Tuesday night at Mars Area High School, following an evacuation earlier in the day caused by a bomb threat, ...



Mars School District says claims of racism at football game unsubstantiated  Butler Eagle

ADAMS TWP — Mars School District officials on Wednesday said they were “disappointed and troubled” by “inaccurate information and unsubstantiated claims” ...



Mars Area district plans encore presentation of Rachel's Challenge  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Students in the Mars Area School District have been practicing kindness under Rachel's Challenge since the school year began, and some community members ...



Will Bednar, MLB draft prospect at Mars, deals with shoulder issue  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Will Bednar has proven to be one of the hardest-throwing pitchers in WPIAL baseball history, with his fastball reaching 95 mph at times last season. That speed ...



Mars OL Michael Carmody's recruiting process has been a quiet one  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Don't look for Michael Carmody to put his final list of colleges on Twitter. The most heavily recruited football player in the WPIAL class of 2020 isn't one for ...



Mars baseball pitcher Will Bednar chooses Mississippi State  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Will Bednar has gone from Big Ten and Buckeye, to SEC and Bulldog. Bednar is a star senior baseball pitcher at Mars High School, considered one of the top ...



Planets align for lacrosse 4-peat!  Butler Eagle

MOON TWP — Chris Sicher has scored a lot of goals for the Mars boys lacrosse team this season. His third and final tally Friday night against Hampton carries ...



Mars High School's Robby Carmody named Pennsylvania Player of Year  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Robby Carmody is the best high school basketball player in Pennsylvania this season. At least that's what Gatorade says. Carmody, a 6-foot-4 senior guard at ...



Andrew Recchia shows his 'clutch gene' in Mars' dramatic WPIAL victory  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Before he was making Mars High School history with the shot of his life, Andrew Recchia was refining his “clutch gene” by playing Ping-Pong. “Yep,” Recchia ...



Serving the Cranberry Twp, Mars, Evans City, Zelienople areas  The Cranberry Eagle

ADAMS TWP - Numerous Mars High School students were inducted into the French National Honor Society (Société Honoraire de Français) Chapter at a ...



David Bednar, the Padres' Gem Hidden in the 35th Round  Baseball Essential

There have been seven pitchers to make the big leagues as 35th-round draft picks. The most successful is Chasen Bradford, who has amassed 1.1 WAR since ...



Mars' Max Lamm, who is blind, proves 'wrestling is for everybody'  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Max Lamm is blind, but qualified for the section wrestling tournament last year and has even loftier goals this season.



FINAL SCOREBOARD: WPIAL soccer boys semifinals  Pittsburgh Soccer Now

All games final. PSN COVERAGE. John Krysinsky – at North Allegheny (SSA vs Deer Lakes / USC vs Norwin); Ed Thompson – at Norwin (GCC vs ...



PIAA girls soccer playoff previews, Nov. 10 - Sports  GoErie.com

PIAA girls soccer playoffs. Class 2A quarterfinals. Mercyhurst Prep vs. Bedford. Saturday, 5 p.m., Mars High School. Records: Mercyhurst Prep 17-5-0; Bedford ...



Mars basketball standout Robby Carmody commits to Notre Dame  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mars High School basketball star Robby Carmody was on an official visit to Notre Dame on Wednesday. When he walked into coach Mike Brey's office, ...



Pitt football goes to Mars to offer Mike Carmody a scholarship  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Robby Carmody is a talented basketball player, a Mars High School senior who has signed with Notre Dame. It looks like he isn't the only future major-college ...



Student Facing Charges After Norwin H.S. Bomb Threats  CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. NORTH HUNTINGDON (KDKA) — A student is facing multiple charges after allegedly making multiple bomb threats at ...



Owens, Nogay named MVPs at MAC  New Castle News

Lawrence County had a pair of MVPs at the Midwestern Athletic Conference Track and Field Championships held yesterday at Mars High School — and both ...



FINAL SCOREBOARD: PIAA girls soccer, semifinal round  Pittsburgh Soccer Now

Tuesday, November 13 – all games with WPIAL teams have gone final. FINAL SCOREBOARD. 4A – Souderton 2, Peters Twp 1, OT – FINAL. 1A – Freedom 3 ...



Former Valley star Bill Varner among inductees in PBC Hall of Fame  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

On Feb. 2, 1979, Bill Varner of Valley High School poured in 34 points to lead his team to a big win against Shaler. Exactly 40 years later, Varner will score as a ...



The new Robby Carmody has championship plans for Mars  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The new Robby Carmody has shed a little more than 20 pounds since last season. It was a wanted weight loss for the 6-foot-4, 195-pound star guard at Mars ...



Mars girls beat Archbishop Carroll, will play for PIAA basketball championship.  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

If Mars' Dana Petruska decides to coach her next game in a pair of mittens, it won't be because she's cold. It's because her Planets are red hot right now and in ...



Four wins stand in the way of PIAA soccer gold  Daily American Online

Four wins. That is what it takes in order to capture a state soccer championship. and for four local squads, the goal of hoisting a PIAA championship is still a.



Mike White PIAA sets sites for Monday's basketball semifinals  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Mars High School boys basketball team will have a trip to Altoona Monday night, but the Planets hope to go farther across the state a little later next week.



Post-Gazette Boys Coach of the Year: Rob Carmody  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Rob Carmody led Mars to its first WPIAL boys basketball title and to the PIAA championship game for the second time in three years.



Man Killed After Being Hit, Run Over By Dump Truck  butlerradio.com

A man died Tuesday after being run over by a dump truck in Muddy Creek Township. The incident happened about 1 p.m. at the Pilot Travel Center on Route ...



Super sophomore Robby Carmody makes Mars a destination  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Hard-working coach's son Robby Carmody is only a sophomore, but has offers from Pitt, Penn State and Duquesne, plus other coaches calling.



Mars' Tom Sheehy a master "thief" with nine interceptions  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Around his family, Tom Sheehy is referred to as "The Thief." Now, don't get the wrong idea about the teenager. Sheehy is no kleptomaniac. Nor does he have a ...



Gorman: For this farm family, football is King  Tribune-Review

The reality television show “Farm Kings” has brought fame to the family who owns Freedom Farms in Butler County. The reality is, the Kings have long been a ...



Fresh off MVP effort, Shenango's Callahan is thinking bigger  New Castle News

For Shenango High's Emma Callahan, track and field is in her blood.



It's official ... Buzard brothers pull off a WPIAL soccer first  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Anthony, Don and Eric Buzard make up the officiating crew at a WPIAL soccer playoff match, believed to be a first in any sport.



Frank Craska leads Mars to 6-2 win against Laurel Highlands in WPIAL baseball quarterfinals  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

At about 9:15 Tuesday morning, Mars pitcher Frank Craska got a text message from coach Andy Bednar letting him know ace Will Bednar was sick with a ...



Where are they now? VIncenzo Joseph, Megan Marecic, John Castello  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Vincenzo Joseph wrestles at Penn State, Megan Marecic plays basketball at Seton Hill and John Castello plays basketball at Shippensburg.



Upcoming blood drives in Western Pennsylvania  TribLIVE - Tribune-Review

The American Red Cross is urging people to donate blood to ensure there is enough blood available for trauma patients as part of Trauma Awareness Month in ...



Distance runners shine at soggy MAC track championships  The Times

ADAMS TWP. — Like the swallows are expected to return to Capistrano, the weather for the MAC Track and Field Championships can be expected to be slightly ...



Owens ready to make the leap from freshman sensation to state qualifier  New Castle News

Last year, Maria Owens didn't take track and field so seriously as a middle schooler.



Complete Mancini Awards nominees list  New Castle News

The 2018 Henry Mancini Musical Theatre Award nominees are:



With concussions on the brain, Mars standout Castello shuns football for basketball  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mars Castello said potential for head injuries was a 'huge reason' for his decision to focus on basketball.



2017-18 ALL-USA Pennsylvania Boys Basketball Team  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Pennsylvania Boys Basketball Team. Players were selected ...



Some coaches 'don't see the good,' but 7-on-7 tournaments are becoming more popular  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Some high school coaches tell players if they attend a 7-on-7 tournament during the offseason, they'll be kicked off the team.



Going prep: A look at players leaving high school for prep school basketball  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Why are three prominent WPIAL big men departing to play at prep schools?



Football practice starts with five heat-acclimatization days for all WPIAL teams  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

High school football practice in Pennsylvania started Monday, minus the sound of pads hitting. It was the first day of five mandatory “heat-acclimatization” ...



Recruiting Notebook: Ahrens, Carmody Offered by Ohio State, ESPN Releases New Rankings and More | Eleven Warri  Eleven Warriors

Ohio State was busy on Tuesday, extending new scholarship offers to 2018 wings Justin Ahrens and Robbie Carmody.



Another Raymundo makes racket on court for Mars tennis  Tribune-Review

By reaching the Class AA final last week, Mars sophomore Josh Raymundo became the second member of his family to play for a WPIAL boys tennis singles title ...



Post-Gazette Athletes of the Week: Isiah Warfield and Lauren Wasylson  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Isiah Warfield, Sewickley Academy. The past week: Warfield made 18 of 18 free throws and scored 27 points as Sewickley Academy defeated Our Lady of the ...



MLB Amateur Draft: PA's 10 best prospects  PennLive.com

Counting through the best MLB prospects Pennsylvania has up for selection in the MLB Amateur Draft, which will be held Thursday through Saturday.



Girls Athlete of the Week: Beaver's Emma Pavelek exceeds her expectations at MAC championships  The Times

Emma Pavelek originally didn't intend on signing up for track and field, but she's glad she did. A starter as a freshman for Beaver's basketball team, she saw ...



Duquesne Dukes Football: 2015 National Signing Day Results  City of Champions

There was anticipation and celebration Wednesday for college football fans as it was National Signing Day. The hard work of recruitment was in the books as ...



Trinity knocks off Chartiers Valley in PIAA Class 5A girls basketball playoffs  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Trinity was champing at the bit to take the court with Chartiers Valley one more time this season after its semifinal loss in the WPIAL playoffs. The Hillers (24-3) ...



North Allegheny, Mars win lacrosse championships at Highmark Stadium  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The North Allegheny boys lacrosse team put on an offensive show Friday night at Highmark Stadium against their nemisis Mt. Lebanon in the WPIAL Division 1 ...



The State Champs: 40 Years Later  Carbondale News

From the time the Carbondale Area High School jointure was formed between Carbondale Benjamin Franklin High School and Fell Twp. High School (Simpson) ...



Neumann-Goretti's boys and girls repeat as Pa. state champs  CatholicPhilly.com

The girls of Neumann-Goretti, and their coach Andrea Peterson (center back) celebrate their second consecutive state championship March 18 in Hershey, Pa.



'A New Cranberry': Developers eye new growth in Butler County  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

As an antiques dealer always on the hunt for merchandise to sell in his shop, John Fox routinely drives the quiet back roads of Butler County looking for any ...



Quaron Adams Is One Of The Top Underclassman Boys Sprinters  MileSplit

Chandler (AZ) High School's Quaron Adams has some of the top underclassman sprint times in the nation. He's clocked a 21.61 (+1.6) in the 200m and a 10.49 ...



Want to cook a goose? Here's where you can get it  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Where to get local or unusual birds for Christmas dinner.



Brian O'Neill : The Bloomfield Bridge Tavern's legacy of welcoming all  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Bloomfield Bridge Tavern is set to close this fall just shy of 32 years, bringing to an end a family bar long on tradition.



John Castello passes on TWELVE college scholarships due to brain injury concerns  Daily Mail

Pennsylvania high school senior John Castello has eschewed football scholarships from more than 12 universities and chosen to pay his own way in pursuing ...



Valley star McNabb had hoops flair  Tribune-Review

The rim, backboard and pole are gone, but the cement basketball court remains, now the floor of a garage in the backyard of a house along Elm Street in New ...



| Armstrong Baseball Battles Wins Their First Game of the Year  The Kittanning Paper

by Jake DeLuca. The Armstrong River Hawks Varsity Baseball team survived the storm and delay Thursday afternoon, earning their first win of the season over ...



Steve Davis: Basketball Talent in Western Pennsylvania 'Definitely' on the Rise  Pittsburgh Sports Now

There is a growing belief around Western Pennsylvania that high school basketball talent in the area is on the rise. With more Division I level recruits surfacing ...



'Foxcatcher' film has local connection; Oscar-nominated movie out on DVD Tuesday  Allied News

A man with local ties was part of “Foxcatcher,” the movie based on a true story that is up for five Oscars at Sunday's Academy Awards.



Len Boselovic's Heard off the Street: In firm's shakeup, young blood embraced  Pittsburgh Post Gazette

As part of a succession plan conceived more than a decade ago, two Seubert leaders were replaced by two former summer interns.



Pitt coaching candidates: 11 options to replace Kevin Stallings  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

With Kevin Stallings out as Pitt's men's basketball coach, questions now turn to who will be tasked with replacing him. It's coaching search season, everyone.



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