St. Cloud State names former Madison La Follette standout as men’s basketball coach | Boys basketball

Jon Masson | Wisconsin State Journal Former Madison La Follette standout Quincy Henderson, who helped lead the Lancers’ boys basketball team to a state championship, was named St. Cloud State University’s men’s basketball coach. Henderson becomes the 14th men’s basketball coach at St. Cloud State. He spent eight seasons as the associate head coach at … Read more

Sun Prairie West names boys basketball coach | Boys basketball

Chris Davis was named Sun Prairie West boys basketball coach, according to Sun Prairie athletic director and activities director Eric Nee. Davis was a Madison East assistant boys basketball coach for the past eight years, serving on Purgolders coach Matt Miota’s staff. Sun Prairie West is scheduled to open for the 2022-23 school year. Sun … Read more

2021-22 Gazette Girls Basketball of the Year: Bianca Ortiz, Holyoke

Even now, Holyoke girls basketball coach Dre Enright remembers the first time she saw Bianca Ortiz play. It was the kind of moment that stays with you, even though Ortiz says she doesn’t remember it. Enright wasn’t coaching at Holyoke yet, but she’d heard about this middle-schooler who was lighting up the court. The head … Read more

What to watch for in WPIAL sports on May 5, 2022: 6A softball powers vie for section title

By: Don Rebel Wednesday, May 4, 2022 | 11:49 PM Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review Canon-McMillan’s Taylor Eckles connects on a bases-clearing double during a 2021 WPIAL Class 6A semifinal against Norwin. The Section 1-6A softball championship will be decided Thursday when Mt. Lebanon visits Canon-McMillan. The Blue Devils are 6-1 in the section and have … Read more

Kennedy’s Valent excited for an opportunity at Rice | News, Sports, Jobs

Staff file photo / R. Michael Semple Patrick Valent (78) of Kennedy stops Dalton running back Jaden Schlabach during the 2020 playoffs. WARREN – Warren John F. Kennedy standout lineman Patrick Valent said playing at the college level has been a dream of his, and something he’s worked for since he was in seventh grade. … Read more

Supplying the power | News, Sports, Jobs

Staff photo / Joel Whetzel Ursuline’s Paige Ogden swings at a pitch during the Irish’s 7-2 win over Cardinal Mooney on Monday. Ogden has a school-record nine home runs this season. YOUNGSTOWN – In her final season with Ursuline softball, Paige Ogden is going out with a bang. The Irish have raced out to an … Read more

What to watch for in WPIAL sports on May 4, 2022: Softball playoff berths on the line

By: Don Rebel Wednesday, May 4, 2022 | 12:42 AM Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review Plum’s Dani Pici singles against Kiski Area during a game on April 27. Win and you’re in. Those four words are sweet music to the ears of any high school team on the bubble as section play winds down. In district … Read more

What to watch for in WPIAL sports on May 3, 2022: Team track semifinals set

By: Don Rebel Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | 12:23 AM Chaz Palla | Tribune-Review Norwin’s Ashley Fields for first place in the girls high jump during the Wildcat Invitational on April 8. Rain may affect a busy day of WPIAL baseball and softball Tuesday, but barring storms, the district postseason should begin for one spring … Read more

High school basketball: Copenhagen’s Carroll, Heuvelton’s Mashaw highlight area all-state picks | High School Sports

Senior forward Charli Carroll of the state championship Copenhagen girls basketball team and junior guard Nathan Mashaw of the state runner-up Heuvelton boys basketball team lead north country players on the announced all-state teams, presented by the New York State Sportswriters Association. Both Carroll and Mashaw are the north country’s lone first-team selections for the … Read more

High school sports schedules for May 2, 2022

By: Tribune-Review Sunday, May 1, 2022 | 10:20 PM High schools Baseball Monday’s schedule Class 6A Section 1 Allderdice at Central Catholic, 3:30 p.m. North Allegheny at Pine-Richland, 4 p.m. Seneca Valley at Butler, 7:30 p.m. Section 2 Canon-McMillan at Baldwin, 4 p.m. Mt. Lebanon at Upper St. Clair, 7 p.m. Norwin at Hempfield, 4:15 … Read more