Monthly Archives: June 2011

“Girls – run that thing where you score.” Helpful advice from Lacrosse Camp Day 2

June 29, 2011 – We can thank Coach Torrey McGowan of Notre Dame College (Cleveland) for the above tip, because it is awesome. McGowan was at Franklin Regional this week to help out on Day 2 of the Winner’s Edge … Continue reading

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‘Ground Balls’ are not made of meat and they don’t go on top of Spaghetti: Winner’s Edge Lacrosse Camp Day 1

June 28, 2011 – To illustrate the point, let’s take a game. The “Steelers” took on the “Power” today on Field 1 at Franklin Regional High School Stadium. The Steelers came out on fire and scored about three or four … Continue reading

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Golf Balls can Hit You in the Face: Lessons from the KPGA tournament at Murrysville

June 27, 2011 – It’s true. David Paladino (Westminster College, Thomas Jefferson High School) said so: Upload MP3s using free MP3 hosting from Tindeck. Interview with Boys’ A-group (ages 18-20) winner, David Paladino. L to R: Matt Fiore (Thiel, Penn … Continue reading

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Kiski, FR win last two games of Gateway League Basketball even though the ball was sticky

June 23, 2011 – I’m not kidding. I think the first game (Kiski vs. Plum) was breaking in a new ball with some kind of high-friction coating because this happened too many times to be a coincidence: Dee Wiederstein (mother … Continue reading

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Franklin Regional slips past Greensburg-Salem, 41-38. McKeesport League Regular Season Ends

June 22, 2011 -The two teams were pretty evenly matched, but Franklin Regional had better defense and shooting. The Golden Lions definitely stayed with them through the game, though. Segment 1 – Jayne Oberdorf crosses the court and gets the … Continue reading

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“ALL DAY!” Serra gets lopsided win over McKeesport, 56-7

June 22, 2011 – It was a rough night for the Lady Tigers as the Lady Eagles dropped 49 unanswered points. But, it’s a good time to look at the Eagles’ talent – they may be a force to watch … Continue reading

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McKeesport League Basketball Preview: Franklin, Penn Trafford, Greensburg-Salem, Serra Catholic, McKeesport, and more…

Jun 22, 2011 – It’s been a heavy day of work, including the writing I do for other pubs like Red Shtick Magazine. But in the morning I’ll break down the video for you. We’ve got some amazing stuff, like … Continue reading

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Franklin Regional Football Moms Talk Defense with Coach Botta

These moms already knew football. Now they know the on-field code. Players, you can check off yet another thing that you can’t get by your mom. June 21, 2011 – This was a seminar on defense, but it’s probably not … Continue reading

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Seven out of Eight Lacrosse Campers like the food at St. Vincent’s

I did a study… Yeah, a study. June 20, 2011 – Players must till the fields of St. Vincent College following their games. Just kidding, this is when they go find all the lacrosse balls that got lost during games. … Continue reading

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Gateway League Basketball: Kiski runs past Penn Hills, 58-46

June 16, 2011 – Move over Globetrotters, we’ve got Kiski… The woman behind me said, “Those are worth four points.” Ok, let’s get to the real highlights. Shooting. Jordan Glaze stole the first play of the game for Penn Hills, … Continue reading

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