Category Archives: PIAA News

Poll: YAIAA boys’ Athlete of the Week | Feb. 23-Feb. 28

The William Penn boys’ basketball team has an impressive recent track record. Very impressive. It’s District 3 Class AAAA championship victory on Saturday marked the third time in five years the Bearcats have won district gold. Head coach Troy Sowers … Continue reading

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Poll: YAIAA girls’ Athlete of the Week | Feb. 16-Feb. 21

It’s like clockwork. The York Catholic girls’ basketball team just keeps on winning. Year in and year out, game in and game out. Seeded No. 1 in the District 3 Class AA tournament, the Irish are going for their 10th-straight … Continue reading

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Poll: YAIAA girls’ Athlete of the Week | Feb. 2-Feb. 7

Shot clock or no shot clock? That was the question posed to high school basketball coaches in the area, regarding the implementation of such a tool in the current game. The answers were interesting, with 20 of the 37 coaches … Continue reading

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Poll: YAIAA boys’ Athlete of the Week | Jan. 5-Jan. 10

This past week in local high school basketball was marred by an unfortunate incident: the postgame fight between William Penn and Harrisburg high schools, following the Bearcats’ 69-66 win on Monday night. The fracas – which resulted in suspensions for … Continue reading

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Competitive spirit squads head to states this weekend

The Giant Center in Hershey will host the first PIAA championship event of the 2013-14 winter sports season when the squads take to the floor this weekend for the second annual PIAA competitive spirit championships. The competition gets underway around … Continue reading

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Win or lose, making states means your team is one of the best

The PIAA tournaments opened yesterday, and while the YAIAA had six teams competing in the soccer and volleyball tourneys, only two teams — Delone Catholic girls’ volleyball and Biglerville boys’ soccer — won their first-round matches. But even though Dover … Continue reading

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PIAA contest seeks students to design 100th anniversary logo

Are you creative, into graphic design and like winning stuff? Then YOU could design a logo celebrating the PIAA’s 100th anniversary. The grand-prize winner will have their design on all PIAA materials during the 2013-14 school year, which is pretty … Continue reading

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Area softball players earn all-state nods

The PIAA All-State softball teams were released this week and the YAIAA is well represented as usual, starting in Class AAAA, where Spring Grove outfielder Hayley Norton was named to the first team.

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William Penn up to seventh in PIAA rankings; next opponent, St. Joseph’s Prep, is eighth

William Penn is slowly climbing the Pennsylvania boys’ basketball rankings since its two-point overtime loss to Harrisburg in the District 3 Class AAAA championship game. The Bearcats moved up to eighth, and this week to seventh as they prepare for Wednesday’s PIAA second-round game with St. Joseph’s Prep at Coatesville High School.

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GameTimePA Podcast: PIAA wrestling tournament

A trip to Hershey is what greets the state’s best wrestlers. With several from our district making the trip we check on one team that will sending four. Join Adam McCallister as he talks with Dallastown coach Matt Striebig and … Continue reading

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