BROWNSVILLE — Sara Larkin wasn’t expecting a victory when her Geibel Catholic squad took on a formidable Chartiers-Houston team in the first game of Falcon Fest at Brownsville on Friday afternoon.
Geibel Catholic Junior/Senior High School
611 E. Crawford Avenue Connellsville, PA 15425
Father Robert T. Lubic
Get ready for the sound of bouncing balls and squeaking shoes on the hardwood as the high school basketball season opens today with an avalanche of games.
Brownsville junior Daniel Sethman overcame an injury and lengthy layoff for a playoff run that ended with winning the district silver medal, while Uniontown junior Logan Voytish medaled in both the WPIAL and PIAA tournaments to share Herald-Standard Boys Golfer of theYear honors.
The talent pool in cross country for girls in the area was deep, and was made even deeper with the immensely talented Jolena Quarzo.
The only gold medal that Brownsville's Jolena Quarzo didn't have in her trophy case was a PIAA cross country title, and the senior checked off that box Saturday after finishing first in the Class AA race in Hershey.
CALIFORNIA -- Jolena Quarzo was the odds-on favorite to win her third consecutive WPIAL Class AA Cross Country Championship Thursday at Cal U's Roadman Park.
Uniontown's Mason Stewart edged Hopewell's Dominic Flitcraft Thursday afternoon to win the Class AA race at the TSTCA Cross Country Championships held at Cal U's Roadman Park.
Uniontown junior Logan Voytish rebounded from a tough stretch and Elizabeth Forward freshman Mya Morgan had a steady round Tuesday as both golfers had top-10 finishes in the PIAA Individual Golf Championships at Penn State University.
Uniontown's Logan Voytish and Elizabeth Forward's Mya Morgan trail by three strokes after the first round of the PIAA Individual Golf Championships Monday at Penn State University.
Skye Durst totaled six kills, 20 assists, nine digs and three aces as Brownsville clinched at least a share of the Section 3-AA section championship with a 3-0 sweep of host Beth-Center in girls volleyball action on Tuesday night.
Tyler Kovatch and Nathaniel Kikel scored second-half goals as Belle Vernon edged visiting Brownsville, 3-2, in a Section 3-AA boys soccer match on Tuesday night.
OAKMONT -- Brownsville's Daniel Sethman flirted with the lead a couple times Tuesday afternoon, but the junior came up a couple strokes shy of the WPIAL Boys Class AA Individual Golf Championship.
Jolena Quarzo topped all runners in a Division II, Section 5 girls meet and Greensburg Central Catholic's Lucas Czegan was the overall winner of the boys meet in cross country action at Brownsville on Tuesday.
Geibel Catholic's Claire Konieczny had an opportunity for gold, but the senior was unable to make the most of a rough start by Quaker Valley's Eva Bulger in the WPIAL Girls Class AA Individual Golf Championship final round at Valley Brook Country Club.
The "carrot" for boy golfers in Class AA this fall was the opportunity to play Oakmont Country Club in the final round of the WPIAL Individual Golf Championship.