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Avonworth/Northgate’s Hayden Robinson finds ‘relief’ in 100-meter victory at PIAAs

SHIPPENSBURG — There, of course, was happiness and excitement as Hayden Robinson crossed the finish line first at Seth Grove Stadium. But, she said, there was also relief. The Avonworth/Northgate senior won the girls 100-meter dash Saturday at the PIAA Class AAA track and field championship, winning gold after finishing as the state runner-up twice

PIAA Track Update

Hayden Robinson advances to the PIAA Finals in the 100 meter dash.  Hayden will also attempt to qualify in the 200 meter dash at 4 PM today. The boys 4×800 relay missed qualifying by 2 seconds.  They will attemp to qualify for the 4×400 relay at 4:30 today.   The girls team missed qualifying for

WPIAL sprint champion Hayden Robinson among favorites for PIAA gold

Chaz Palla | Tribune-Review Avonwoth-Northgate’s Hayden Robinson wins the girls AAA 100m during the WPIAL Track and Field Championships at Slippery Rock University. Hayden Robinson has one goal for her final trip to Shippensburg. “To win,” she said. “I haven’t won a state championship yet. That’s my ultimate goal.” The Avonworth/Northgate sprinter is a three-time

Avonworth Lopes Varsity Falls to Serra Catholic

Serra Catholic scored five runs in the fourth inning.  The big inning for Serra Catholic came thanks to singles by Matt Bisceglia, Dom Puzzanchera, and Mark Black and a triple by Dom DeMoss. Alex Glumac was the winning pitcher for Serra Catholic. He surrendered two runs on six hits over four innings, walking zero. Ryan

Girls’ Softball Moves on to WPIAL Championship Game!

The girls’ softball team defeated South Park Wednesday evening 5 to 3.  The girls’ will now play Keystone Oaks in the WPIAL Championship game on Wednesday, May 29 at 2:15 PM at Peterswood Park. Tickets are on sale at the gate only; $5-students, $8-adults. GOOD LUCK LADY ‘LOPES! Peterswood Park 750 Bebout Road Venetia, PA 

Northern Area Tri-Athlete Award Recipients

Turner Grau and Jason Novosol were recognized by the Northern Area Athletic Directors Association for their accomplishments in the athletic arena, in the classroom and in the community.  At the 21st annual Luncheon Turner and Jason were 2 of only twenty-five other student/athletes from the northern area of Pittsburgh to compete and letter in three

Track Teams Run and Jump to Medals at WPIAL Championship

Senior Hayden Robinson led the way for the Boys and Girls Track Teams at the WPIAL Championship on Thursday at Slippery Rock University. Robinson earned Gold Medals for finishing first in both the 100 Meter Dash and 200 Meter Dash. That gives her 7 WPIAL gold medals for her career. She will be a favorite to win

Boys Volleyball Wins, Advances to WPIAL semi finals!

The Avonworth-OLSH Boys Volleyball team beat a tough North Catholic team in 5 sets on Thursday night to advance to the WPIAL semi finals.  The scores were 25-10, 25-13. 23-25, 21-25 and 16-14.  The team came back from 12-14 late in game 5 to secure the victory. They will play Seton LaSalle on Tuesday, May 21st