Sewickley Academy

(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Local Students Inspired By Shuttle Launch

Space shuttle Endeavour blasted off for the final time Monday morning in Florida. Some local students have a special connection with one of the astronauts on board.


Vincentian hurler Danielle Melvin pitched the defending WPIAL Class A champions to another playoff berth Tuesday.

“Mr. High School Sports” – Softball Game Of The Week

It’s been a tough year for the rebuilding WPIAL Class A champions, but three-time title winner Vincentian Academy looked like its old self while routing Sewickley Academy for the last Sec. 3-A playoff berth.

93-7 The Fan–05/13/2011

2011 Penguins Cup Championship Series

“Mr. High School Sports” – Ice Picks: First Round/Quarterfinals, Day 2

93.7 The Fan’s high school sports reporter offers his forecast for day two of the Penguins Cup Playoffs.

93-7 The Fan–03/08/2011

(Photo  Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

“Mr. High School Sports” – Boys’ Basketball Game of the Week

North Catholic avoided a trap game and coasted to an easy victory over 2010 state champion Sewickley Academy to keep their section title hopes alive.

93-7 The Fan–02/09/2011

C.J. Hester, West Mifflin

“Mr. High School Sports” – WPIAL Shootaround

93.7 The Fan’s high school sports reporter previews the biggest upcoming games on the WPIAL basketball slate.

93-7 The Fan–02/04/2011

2009-10 South Fayette Boys' Basketball

2010-11 WPIAL Boys’ Basketball Outlook: Five Big Things…

93.7 The Fan’s high school sports reporter talks about five storylines he’s following as the new WPIAL boys’ basketball season unfolds.

93-7 The Fan–12/16/2010