No. 3 seed Westminster and No. 4 Washington & Jefferson earned wins in the quarterfinal round of the Presidents’ Athletic Conference women’s basketball playoffs Wednesday night.
Greater Latrobe Aqua Club recently held its annual benefit Swim-A-Thon. This year’s beneficiary was the Greater Latrobe School District’s Makerspace Program. Participants swam a collective 733 laps to raise $890 for the program. Taking part in the event were Alexis White, Kacy Kring, Lily Carroll, Beth Cratty, Nina Carroll, Maddox Scaffardi, (back) Annie Riggs, Patrick Cratty, coach Karen Owens, Destini Homan, Ben Bradley and Nate Manges.
St. Vincent College junior Zach Baum, a former Derry Area High School standout, has qualified for the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships.
The NFL and its players have moved closer to a new collective bargaining agreement and the next decade of labor peace that would come with it.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — If your favorite NFL team doesn’t have a Tyreek Hill, Julio Jones or Courtland Sutton streaking down the field, making cornerbacks cringe and constantly redefining the highlight catch, just wait.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — On the football field, Zach Martin was a protector — a 300-pound, 6-foot-4 offensive lineman who kept his quarterback safe from a rush of incoming blows.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Houston’s Alex Bregman was hit on the back by a breaking ball from St. Louis reliever Ramon Santos on Wednesday, the seventh Astros player plunked in five spring training games.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former Penn coach Jerome Allen was hit a 15-year show-cause penalty after he accepted $300,000 in bribes to get a wealthy Florida businessman’s son into the University of Pennsylvania.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Lizotte had a power-play goal and an assist, Cal Petersen made 36 saves and the Los Angeles Kings spoiled the Penguins debuts of Patrick Marleau and two more deadline acquisitions with a 2-1 victory over Pittsburgh on Wednesday night.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester has been ruled out from returning to play in the regular season or in the playoffs.
HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — A cooperating witness from the federal corruption investigation into college basketball testified Wednesday against a former college football player charged with violating North Carolina’s sports agent laws nearly a decade ago.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Brooks Koepka said he respects everything Rory McIlroy had to say on the notion of a Premier Golf League and why he wouldn’t want to be part of one.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s professional baseball league says it will play its 72 remaining preseason games in empty stadiums because of the threat of the spreading coronavirus.
HOLLIDAYSBURG — Isaac Neidbalson and the Ligonier Valley High School boys’ basketball team were itching for another shot at Richland after trading District 6 Class AAA championships with the Laurel Highlands Conference foe the last two years.
A dream that started throughout various area diamonds within the Latrobe Little League, Latrobe-Derry Area Teener League and American Legion has made its final stop in the big leagues.