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PIAA Class AA team tennis updates

   October 21, 2014 2:09 pm    0

Updates from Tuesday’s first-round dual between the Merchyhurst Prep Lakers (17-1) and the Greensburg Central Catholic Centurions (14-2) in the PIAA Class AA girls team tennis tournament at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The matches were scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. — Mike Copper *A reminder that Fairview (13-5) and North Allegheny (20-0) are playing their…


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Reisen Shine – Overall record

   October 21, 2014 11:44 am    8

The first thing fans refer to when asked how a team is doing in a given season is their overall record. It decides everything in professional sports and it’s a big factor in college sports. How much should it count in high school sports? Overall record is one of the second-tier factors under at-large consideration…


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Tuesday’s Erie area sports schedule

   October 21, 2014 10:27 am    0

Here’s today’s northwestern Pennsylvania high school sports schedule: BOYS GOLF PIAA individual championships At Heritage Hills Golf Resort, York GIRLS GOLF PIAA individual championships
 At Heritage Hills Golf Resort, York BOYS SOCCER Region 6 McDowell at Oil City, 7 p.m. Cathedral Prep at Central Tech (Veterans Stadium), 8 p.m. Non-region Franklin at Kennedy Catholic, 4…


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Lineups set for Lakers’ PIAA tennis dual

   October 21, 2014 12:06 am    0

District 10 girls tennis director Andy Findlay announced the official starting lineups for today’s PIAA Class AA dual between the Mercyhurst Prep Lakers (17-1) and the Greensburg Central Catholic Centurions (14-2). The teams’ three singles matches and two doubles matches will simultaneously start at 2:30 p.m. at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The winner will advance to…


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PIAA tennis dual pits Tigers vs. Tigers

   October 20, 2014 12:08 am    0

A nickname is about the only thing the Fairview and North Allegheny girls tennis programs share going into Tuesday’s PIAA Class AAA first-round dual at Valencia. Play will begin at 2:30 p.m. at the Lakevue Athletic Club. The District 10 Tigers arrive there with an overall record of 13-5, while the District 7 Tigers are…


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Laker tennis has history with GCC

   October 19, 2014 12:26 am    0

Mercyhurst Prep girls tennis coach Kelly Maslar is familiar with facing Greensburg Central Catholic in the first round of the PIAA Class AA team tournament. The Lakers, who seek a third straight small-school state title, take a 17-1 record into Tuesday’s 2:30 p.m. dual against the District 7 Centurions (14-2) at Pennbriar Athletic Club. It’s…


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Friday night’s statewide high school football scores

   October 18, 2014 8:35 am    0

Friday night’s Pennsylvania high school football scores, compiled by the Associated Press: Abington 28, Souderton 0 Academy Park 14, Chester 8 Aliquippa 63, Mount Pleasant 14 Allderdice 54, Linsly, W.Va. 44 Allentown Dieruff 50, Pocono Mountain West 18 Altoona 35, Hempfield Area 12 Ambridge 41, Blackhawk 17 Apollo-Ridge 49, Deer Lakes 21 Archbishop Wood 56,…


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Friday’s Erie area sports schedule

   October 17, 2014 11:00 am    0

Here’s today’s northwestern Pennsylvania high school sports schedule: FOOTBALL Region 1 Mercer at Reynolds, 7 p.m. Farrell at Sharpsville, 7 p.m. Wilmington at Lakeview, 7 p.m. Region 2 Maplewood at Eisenhower, 7 p.m. Cambridge Springs at Union City, 7 p.m. Iroquois at Saegertown, 7 p.m. Cochranton at Youngsville, 7 p.m. Region 3 Warren at Corry,…


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Thursday’s Erie area sports schedule

   October 16, 2014 10:36 am    0

Here’s today’s northwestern Pennsylvania sports schedule: CROSS COUNTRY Region 5 Invitational General McLane, Girard, Iroquois, Mercyhurst Prep, Northwestern at Fairview (Pleasant Ridge Park), 4 p.m. Tri-State Classic Cathedral Prep, Villa Maria at Coopers Lake, 4 p.m. Non-region Grove City at Slippery Rock University, 4 p.m. HOCKEY PIHL Class AA Chartiers Valley at Cathedral Prep (Mercyhurst…


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Team tourney concludes D-10 girls tennis

   October 16, 2014 12:07 am    0

A week’s worth of District 10 girls tennis ends with today’s team finals at Pennbriar Athletic Club. Each best-of-five-dual starts at 1 p.m., with Mercyhurst Prep taking on Hickory in Class AA and Fairview and Warren facing off in Class AAA. Mercyhurst has a won a D-10 title every year since since the tournament began…


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D-10 doubles tournament updates

   October 15, 2014 9:07 am    0

Tennis updates from Wednesday’s District 10 girls doubles tournament at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The winners automatically advance to the PIAA tournament, scheduled the weekend of Oct. 31 at the Hershey Racquet Club: *Wednesday’s action is complete. Mercyhurst Prep’s Lauren Petrella and Caitlyn Schultz have won the District 10 Class AA doubles title with a 6-1,…


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Top seeds determined for D-10 doubles

   October 15, 2014 12:17 am    0

Mercyhurst Prep and Fairview will boast the top-seeded doubles teams when the District 10 girls tennis tournament resumes today at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The one-day doubles meet will start at 8:30 a.m. The winners of the Class AA and Class AAA championship matches automatically advance to the PIAA tournament, scheduled the weekend of Oct. 31…


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Tuesday’s District 10 sports schedule

   October 14, 2014 12:17 pm    0

Here’s today’s District 10 sports schedule: CROSS COUNTRY  Region 1 West Middlesex at Commodore Perry, 4 p.m. Kennedy Catholic at Sharpsville, 4 p.m. Mercer at Lakeview, 4 p.m. Region 2 Wilmington at Greenville, 4 p.m. Sharon at Hickory, 4 p.m. Slippery Rock at Reynolds, 4 p.m. Non-region Oil City at Franklin, 4 p.m. BOYS GOLF…


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Tigers’ Sertz secures D-10 Class AAA tennis title

   October 14, 2014 12:10 am    0

Fairview girls tennis coach Rick Sertz contemplated the current and future status his program, and those of others in District 10, when he finally reasoned the Class AA Tigers would fare better by moving up to Class AAA status for the PIAA’s current two-year cycle. Sertz’s calculated gamble paid off, at least for the short…


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Wildman working way up D-10 coaching list

   October 14, 2014 12:03 am    0

Sharon’s 40-0 shutout of Northwestern last Friday was the 219th career coaching victory over Jim Wildman’s two tenures with the Tigers. Wildman, who returned to run the program in 2013, currently ranks fifth in that District 10 category. He’s only three wins away from tying another Mercer County notable, Greenville’s Bob Stone, for fourth all-time….


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