MP edges Frazier in golf
A key inning allowed Krinock Painting to defeat B&M Paving, 4-2, during a Latrobe-Derry Area Teener League Fall Ball game played Tuesday at Rosa-Oglietti Park.
The Ligonier Valley boys’ golf team eased past visting Saltsburg while the girls also won in Tuesday’s District 6 Heritage Conference matches at Champion Lakes.
St. Vincent College will induct eight individuals and one team into its Athletic Hall of Fame at a reception and dinner on Saturday, Sept. 28 (6 p.m.) in the Fred M. Rogers Center.
Head coach Mike Tomlin leads his Pittsburgh Steelers into the team’s second preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs, 7:30 p.m. tonight at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. The game will be broadcast on KDKA-TV.
Fans attending the Pittsburgh Steelers preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs today can expect to see a pair of St. Vincent College faculty members on the big stage.
A year ago, the Ligonier Valley boys’ golf team went 8-2 in the District 6 Heritage Conference and then captured the conference championship.
LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — The unofficial credo as part of the Pittsburgh Steelers coaching staff for Darryl Drake this season was, “Shut out the noise,” quarterback Ben Roethlisberger relayed as training camp wrapped up Thursday.
Greater Latrobe found a familiar, highly-regarded former standout for its girls’ tennis program, and, at the same time, said goodbye to a successful program coach.
Bryce Feathers and Nathan Stemmerich of Greater Latrobe battle for possession of the football during the first day of practice Monday. The Wildcats began preparations for their season opener Aug. 23 at Derry Area.
Ryan Steffey (above) finds an opening in the line during Monday’s first day of football practice at Greater Latrobe. The Wildcats open the season Aug. 23 at Derry Area. In the right photo, Greater Latrobe assistant football coach Pat Murray holds up the next play for the offense during Monday’s first day of practice.
The Ligonier Valley school board at its meeting Monday approved hiring Dylan Jackman as an assistant junior high football coach for the 2019-20 school year at a salary of $2,925.
Former Greater Latrobe golf standout Brady Pevarnik helped a team from the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association to a championship during the Williamson Cup Matches at Irondequoit Country Club in Rochester, N.Y.
West Point’s 12-under baseball team recently captured the Latrobe Tournament. Made up of Greater Latrobe School District students, the team went 4-1, defeating Blairsville in the championship game. Members of the squad included Brady Prohovic, Nico Miller, Dom Piper, Anthony Monios, Tyler Hahn, Vinny Gaskey (back) coach Scott Hahn, coach Jason Piper, Peyton Legg, manager Rob Zaccagnini, Tyler Samide, Vinny Zaccagnini and Jackson McMullen.
Latrobe manager Jason Bush (left) was recently inducted into the Pennsylvania American Legion Baseball Hall of Fame during the state tournament in DuBois. Presenting him with the induction plaque is Jonathan Wiest, Pa. American Legion activities director. Bush has been Latrobe’s manager for several years, serves as president of District 31 and this year held the title of director for the state Region 7 Tournament that was held in Latrobe.
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster makes a catch ahead of cornerback Mike Hilton during a recent training camp practice at St. Vincent College. The Steelers will open the preseason against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 7:30 p.m. tonight at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh.
Watts Mack used a big fourth inning to erase an early deficit on its way to a 10-9 victory against Pinnacle Auto Sales in Latrobe-Derry Area Old Timers’ League action on Thursday.
“Recess Rejects” recently captured the Latrobe-GLSD Parks and Recreation Department’s Adult Kickball League championship. Members of the team included Mike Bosas, Zack Hall, Adam Barkefelt, Eric Quinn, (back) Camryn Wingard, Jenn Zuratobic, Kyle Ritenour, Garret Miller, Scott Kohl, Tony Uliano, Katie Uliano, Dennis Schultz and Macy Schultz.
Josh Dobbs will start at quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers during their home preseason opener Friday (7:30 p.m.) against Tampa Bay at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh.
The Yankees captured this year’s Latrobe Little League playoff championship. Members of the team included Owen Waleski, Brooke Kempka, Katie Albaugh, Killian Cravener, Stirling Murphy, Steven Janke, (middle) Ethan Stotts, Josh Short, Cole Short, Eli Boring, Aidan Gray, Gavin Moore, (back) coaches Matthew Haydo and Dave Short, manager John Russo and coaches Rob Boring, Scott Gray and Mike Moore.
Now that football season is near, Aaron Smetanka gets up every morning around 5 a.m., wipes the sleep from his eyes and heads off to work.