Seneca Valley Boys’ Soccer Takes on Both WPIAL and PIAA Tournaments

Seneca Valley Boys’ Soccer Takes on Both WPIAL and PIAA Tournaments

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


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Seneca Valley School District has continued its run of athletic success this year after its boys' varsity soccer team helped give the school a silver medal in the WPIAL's and a shot at the state high school soccer title yet again. Following up on years of competing on the varsity level, many of the...

SV Girls Volleyball Team Reigns WPIAL Champions

SV Girls Volleyball Team Reigns WPIAL Champions

Sarah Ierino, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


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The SV girls Volleyball team has really proven themselves to be another one of the many outstanding sports teams we have here at Seneca Valley School District. This amazing team holds the title, as of right now, of WPIAL AAAA Champions and Co-Sections Winners but could ultimately win in the Quarte...

8 easy and healthy snacks for midterms week

8 easy and healthy snacks for midterms week

Katie Clark, Staff writer

October 31, 2016


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Frozen-yogurt Covered Berries Pick your favorite berry, as well as a yogurt to create the ultimate flavor explosion.  Berries, such as blueberries, strawberries, and blackberries, have fantastic health benefits.  Blueberries have an abundance of antioxidants to help keep your memory sharp.  S...

The Seneca Valley Girls’ Soccer Team is supporting a lip balm fundraiser for Isaiah’s Wish

The Seneca Valley Girls’ Soccer Team is supporting a lip balm fundraiser for Isaiah’s Wish

Sydney Gibson, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


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Late this September, donation bins were placed around the Middle School, the Intermediate High School and the Senior High School to collect unopened Lip Smackers and Avon lip balms in support of Isaiah's Wish to aid in calming children who have to undergo surgery. Isaiah is a seven year old boy that...

Seneca’s Men’s Cross Country Team Remains Undefeated Heading into WPIAL Finals

Seneca’s Men’s Cross Country Team Remains Undefeated Heading into WPIAL Finals

Ben Snell, Staff Writer

October 22, 2016


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With the recent win against Knoch, the men's cross country team at Seneca Valley secured the section championship. The team battled their way past rival opponents to become section champs for the first time in ten years. With around thirty to forty runners on the team, the sport seems to be growing...

Seneca Valley Girls’ Soccer Rises to the Challenge

Seneca Valley Girls’ Soccer Rises to the Challenge

Caroline Foley, Staff Writer

October 22, 2016


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The Seneca Valley girls’ soccer team is making a new name for itself this season. After a hard-fought scoreless tie against Butler on October 12 to determine their section placement, the girls are now 2nd in the WPIAL AAAA section heading into playoffs. Though these girls make winning look eas...

Defending the Stanley Cup: 2016-17 Pittsburgh Penguins

Defending the Stanley Cup: 2016-17 Pittsburgh Penguins

Luke Henne, Staff Writer

October 22, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Emotions will be in the air throughout the 2016-2017 season when the Pittsburgh Penguins attempt to defend their 2015-2016 Stanley Cup. For the first time in their new venue, the Pittsburgh Penguins will get to raise a Stanley Cup banner. However, in an unusual turn of events, it became clear that C...

The Time to Complete the FAFSA is Getting Closer

The Time to Complete the FAFSA is Getting Closer

Caila Rentz, Staff Writer

October 22, 2016


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If you don’t know what the FAFSA is, look no further. The PHEAA states that the FAFSA is the form you fill out to “qualify for almost all types of financial aid including federal, state, local, and private grants and scholarships.” The acronym FAFSA stands for The Free Application for Federal...

SV Athletic Field Renovations a Success

SV Athletic Field Renovations a Success

Caroline Foley, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016


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Seneca Valley’s athletic fields have finally received much-needed overhauls. As reported last year by the Seneca Scout, the football stadium, baseball field, softball field, and the dual soccer and lacrosse practice field each underwent dramatic renovations. After the baseball and softball field re...

San Francisco quarterback kneels during national anthem

San Francisco quarterback kneels during national anthem

Katie Clark, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016


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Colin Kaepernick, the backup quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, is choosing to kneel during the national anthem. His decision to sit during the anthem is a protest of America’s treatment of African Americans and other minorities. Kaepernick has faced backlash of people accusing him of being...

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