Shaun White Wins Third Gold and America’s 100th Winter Olympics Gold

Shaun White Wins Third Gold and America's 100th Winter Olympics Gold

Ben Snell, Contributor

March 12, 2018

After failing to podium in the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games four years ago, half pipe snowboarder Shaun White redeemed himself and took home the gold to finish off his legendary career. The victory also marked the USA's 100th Winter Olympics gold medal, which is a fitting accomplish for White to...

Controversial XFL set to return in 2020

Ben Snell, Contributor

February 5, 2018

After heavy controversy hit the XFL during its debut season, the football league was taken off the air. Last week however, founder Steve McMahon announced that the league would be returning in 2020. McMahon, who is well known for creating the WWE, told CBS Sports, "The new XFL is an exciting opportunity...

Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier undergoes spinal surgery after severe injury

Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier undergoes spinal surgery after severe injury

Ben Snell, Contributor

January 4, 2018

It was the beginning of a Monday Night Football game on December 4 between division rivals, the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals. As the Bengals drove down the field,  Steelers star linebacker Ryan Shazier went to make a tackle. Leading head first and eyes down, he collided with the player...

Seneca Valley Raiders miss out on WPIAL playoffs in re-building season

Members of the Raiders celebrate after claiming the Eagle Traveling Trophy

Ben Snell, Contributor

November 1, 2017

Following the overall success the Seneca Valley Raiders saw in 2016 with a trip to the WPIAL Finals, many suspected this year to be a massive re-building year. After losing their head coach, Dave Vestal after last year's season, the Raiders proceeded to hire their former offensive coordinator and...

Student Athlete of the Month: September

October 10, 2017

Seneca Valley Junior Sam Owori has had many accomplishments throughout his high school cross country and track career. However, one of his proudest moments running came this September at Schenley Park where he beat Seneca Valley's school-wide 5k cross country record. On September 9, 2017 Owori and t...