Reisen Shine – Cheerleading uniforms a hot topic

   August 29, 2013 6:00 am

•Pinellas County, located between Clearwater and St. Petersburg on the west coast in Florida, has several schools cracking down on cheerleaders’ uniforms. Several schools have banned the cheerleaders from wearing the uniforms in school on each game day for the football team. Football players and cheerleaders wearing uniforms around school on game day is nothing…

Fairview loses four coaches

   April 5, 2013 10:23 am

The offseason brings coach turnover and Fairview is looking to fill four positions. Jamin Bookhamer, the boys soccer coach, has accepted a teaching position in Korea and is leaving at the end of the school year. Dino Montagna, the cross country coach, is also relocating out of state. Ben Corbin, the wrestling coach, and Christine…

Competitive spirit championships to air on PCN

   February 13, 2013 11:32 am

Area fans can check out the finals of the inaugural PIAA competitive spirit championships on Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. The Pennsylvania Cable Network will broadcast the finals from the three championships, including a fourth-place finish by McDowell in the large squad competition. Oil City was eliminated in the first round of the large squad…

PIAA competitive spirit breakdown

   August 3, 2012 4:00 pm

Competitive spirit is a new sport in the PIAA and its first championship will take place Feb. 2. There will be 96 teams from around the state competing and District 10 was given seven spots based on number of member schools. All districts are required to hold their respective championships at least one week before…