The best new sushi restaurant in town

The best new sushi restaurant in town

Kiara Carrasquilla

December 13, 2017


Filed under Local, Showcase

  Walking into Ryu Gin you can hear the sweet subtle sound of piano keys making music. To your right there is a very modern and sleek sushi bar, where you can see the chef making his master piece. To the left is where all the tables and booths are, where you can sit and enjoy the ambiance of...

Catalonia faces setbacks in their fight for independence

Sydney Gibson, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Catalonia, one of the 17 regions in Spain, is located in the northeastern section of the nation and has been waging a battle for independence since 1922 to create its own democracy.   Catalonia is one of Spain's wealthiest regions and brings in approximately 20% of their GDP, or gross domestic prod...

NHL season preview

NHL season preview

Patrick Inman, Contributor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As the 2017-18 season kicks off, all 31 teams gear up for the same goal...a chance to dance with lord Stanley. Some intriguing stories from the Western Conference this year include everything from the brand new Vegas Golden Knights franchise, to the Blues trying to get past the Western Conferen...

Teacher feature

Teacher feature

November 13, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

How can one be chosen for teacher of the month? What makes someone applicable for this honorary position? Seneca Valley Senior High Librarian, Michael Stebbins, embodies those principles of such a person. Since the 2000-2001 school year, Stebbins has been teaching at SV. This was after he graduated...

SV girls soccer geared for WPIAL Playoff run

SV girls soccer geared for WPIAL Playoff run

Luke Henne, Contributor

November 8, 2017


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As the regular season winds down, head coach Mark Perry and the Seneca Valley Raiders girls soccer team have their sights set on another trip to the WPIAL Playoffs. The girls, with an abundance of seniors such as Jenna and Jessica Pollaci, Paige Brady, Jessica Frank, Kailah Hinkle, Becca Bayne and...

Seneca Valley flies students to the moon for homecoming

Seneca Valley flies students to the moon for homecoming

November 8, 2017


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The Seneca Valley Seneca High School's homecoming dance was on October 7th. The theme for this year's dance was "Fly Me to the Moon," inspired by Frank Sinatra's famous song by the same name. To display this theme, Seneca Valley Student Council created the illusion of outer space scenery using fitting...

Amidst tragedy in Vegas, humanity shines

Amidst tragedy in Vegas, humanity shines

Tommy Conroy

November 8, 2017


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In the aftermath of the shooting that transpired on the night of October 1st, the city of Las Vegas wept, as did the rest of our nation. A gunman opened fire on innocent concertgoers enjoying the Route 91 music festival on the Vegas Strip. In the crowd of 22,000, enjoying a closing performance by...

NHL season preview

NHL season preview

November 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As the 2017-2018 season approaches fast, all 31 teams gear up for the long haul to the Stanley Cup Playoffs in April. Some of the more prominent and intriguing stories of this brand new season include everything from the Capitals trying to bounce back after yet another disappointing playoff loss,...

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

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

Ben Snell, Contributor

November 1, 2017


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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...

SV golf team breaks scoring record

Tommy Conroy, Contributor

October 26, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Seneca Valley boys golf team broke the record for lowest team score in a match September 11, 2017  at a regular season golf outing. Six golfers took to the field against North Hills the day of the record-breaking. As is standard for golf matches, the top five scores were compiled to create an...

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