Softball success has been commonplace for the Herald-Standard coverage area in recent years and 2019 continued that trend as local teams accumulated a bushel full of trophies with one PIAA champion, a state runner-up, two WPIAL champions and three district runner-ups to go along with three section winners.
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North Union Township and South Union Township
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Now that the 2018-19 athletic season is finally over for collegiate athletes, student-athletes now have the chance to catch their breath before looking at their respective futures.
California returned to the top of the mountain in the WPIAL with a 9-6 victory over Union in the Class A finals for the Trojans’ sixth district championship to highlight the Herald-Standard’s All-Area Baseball Team.
The 2019 Fayette County Sports Hall of Fame banquet showed that there is no tapering off of area talent even after over a decade of inductions.
Travis Sankovich normally keeps his emotions in check when playing baseball, but the Laurel Highlands graduate and Seminole State product had to let it all hang out on June 7 while playing for the Normal CornBelters of the Prospect League.
The team of Bob Cippoletti, Gene Crum, Bill Marovic and Darwin Stalnaker may have won the championship, but the true winners of Friday's golf outing for the Fayette County Sports Hall of Fame were Ken Ivory and his staff at Pleasant Valley Country Club.
Belle Vernon's Hunter Martin and Waynesburg Central’s Daniel Layton headline the list of strong performers on the 2019 Herald-Standard Boys All-Area Track & Field Team.
The Uniontown Rotary Club held the 62th B'nai B'rith Sports Awards recently at the Diamond Ballroom in Uniontown. Honorees for 2019 pictured above with Uniontown Rotary Club President Lori Omatick (far right) were (from left) Danae Rugola of Uniontown, Michael Elliot of Penn State Fayette, T…
Uniontown eked out a 4-3 win in Game 1 before cruising to an 11-1 five-inning victory in Game 2 to sweep a doubleheader over Colonial 3 on Monday night at Hutchinson Field in Fayette County American Legion Baseball action.
Laurel Highlands had arguably its best season in the history of the baseball program, and the Mustangs were rewarded with three players on the Pennsylvania Big 5/6 All-Conference first team.
The Fayette County Coaches Association recently honored its 2019 All-County Softball Team. Pictured above are (front row, from left) Harlie Vance, Maddie Flowers, Emma Bliss, Sydney Petrowski, Emi Curcio, Logan Hartman, Juliann Johnson, Kathryn Barch, Haley Somers, Maddy Hershberger, Maria S…
The Fayette County Coaches Association recently honored its 2019 All-County Baseball Team. Pictured above are (front row, from left) Rocco Frisco, Austin Lincoski, Wyatt Rishel, Chase Hazelbaker, Jake Olbrys, Santino Marra, Andino Vecchiolla, Tyler Becker, Justin Brestensky, Gage Gillott, Ta…
DILLSBURG -- Laurel Highlands' magical season came to a close Monday at Northern High School in a 9-2 setback to District 3 Champion Cedar Cliff in the first round of the PIAA Class AAAAA baseball playoffs.
The PIAA baseball and softball playoffs can be a letdown sometimes for teams coming off a WPIAL title, but they can also be a second chance for teams who came up short of that goal.