Collegiate Update: Severo shines during junior season with Eagles
Victoria Severo, a 2011 graduate of Meadville High School, saw her junior campaign at the University of Charleston (W. Va.) come to a close on Friday. Or did she?
Surging Steelers not getting ahead of things
Fernando Velasco expected to see panic after the Pittsburgh Steelers limped through a winless September. Apathy and frustration are supposed to be part of the mix when a team gets off to its worst start in more than 40 years, right?
Maybe in most places. But not in Pittsburgh.
Penguins rally, fall short to Bruins in overtime 4-3
Torey Krug scored 34 seconds into overtime and the Boston Bruins beat Pittsburgh 4-3 on Monday night, snapping a seven-game, regular-season losing streak to the Penguins in a matchup of the Eastern Conference’s top two teams.
NFL: Roethlisberger leads Steelers to 27-11 win
Their horrendous start has long been forgotten, erased with an equally unexpected turnaround.
The Steelers are in contention, right back where they belong. The playoffs are possible.
Ben Roethlisberger threw touchdown passes to Antonio Brown and Emmanuel Sanders and beat Cleveland for the 16th time as Pittsburgh, which opened the season with four straight losses, pushed deeper into the postseason picture with a 27-11 win over the Browns on Sunday.
H.S. FOOTBALLL: Sailors capture first D-10 title in program history
Surrounded by screaming fans and hugs from family and friends, the scene at midfield following Lakeview’s 27-0 win over Sharpsville Friday night was something head coach Dan York and an entire community have waited a very long time for.
When the Sailors needed to play their best football, they once again answered the call, putting an exclamation point on a phenomenal season by winning the District 10 Class A championship, the first in the school’s history.
H.S. FOOTBALL: Lakeview has sights set on first District 10 title
What’s it going to take to pry the District 10 Class A trophy out of the hands of the Sharpsville Blue Devils?
The Lakeview football team is looking to find out as it takes on the two-time defending champions today in the title game, which kicks off at 7 p.m. at Wilmington High School.
Lakeview enters as the champion of Region 1, carrying a record of 11-1.
Crosby’s goal, assist lead Penguins past Caps 4-0
Sidney Crosby delivered a goal and an assist to get the better of a quiet Alex Ovechkin in the past league MVPs’ first matchup as division rivals, and the Pittsburgh Penguins ended a three-game road losing streak by beating the Washington Capitals 4-0 on Wednesday night.
Browns trying to avoid hangover against Steelers
Browns quarterback Jason Campbell has learned that once Sunday’s over, Sunday’s over. Win or lose, good or bad, strong performance or forgettable one, there’s only one way to survive in the NFL.
“You’ve got to move on,” he said.
Beal, Nene lead Wizards past Cavaliers 98-91
Bradley Beal scored 26 points and Nene added 24, leading the Washington Wizards to a 98-91 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.
Bowling: Benge keeps strong year rolling
You can blame Don Granda Jr. on the shortness of this column ... just kidding.
The Lakeside Lanes co-owner went on vacation last week and the establishment’s scores weren’t reported. However, the bowling buzz still needs to go on.
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