Boys’ Soccer Playoff Run Comes to an End

Bradley Hart, Staff Writer

November 5, 2012


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The boys’ soccer team game came into playoffs as the number 8 seed in the WPIAL playoffs and the first team that they were going to play was Mount Lebanon. Earlier in the season the Seneca Valley boys’ team beat Mount Lebanon at home by a score of 5-1. However, the Raiders could not get comfortable...

Cross Country Team Is Running In a Blaze

Alex Risch, Staff Writer

November 1, 2012


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On October 25, 2012 the cross country WPIAL race occurred; this race however was very unique. During the race the temperature was a whopping 82 degrees.  This is unbearably hot when running for three miles. Runners began to pass out after the race due to the extreme heat. The three ambulances on site we...

Full NHL Season Lost to the Lock-Out

Full NHL Season Lost to the Lock-Out

Liam Millroy, Staff Writer

November 1, 2012


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The opportunity for a full 82 game NHL season was lost on Thursday after no agreement was met between the players and the NHL.  It still seems that both sides aren’t very close in negotiations, and now it seems that the season itself could be in serious jeopardy. There were little to no negotiations...

Giants Sweep Tigers in the World Series

Giants Sweep Tigers in the World Series

Bradley Hart, Staff Writer

October 31, 2012


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The baseball postseason was full of great moments and moments of heartbreak and this year was no exception.  The San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals in the previous round of the playoffs, and their opposition, the Detroit Tigers swept the New York Yankees in their series before moving...

Raiders put an Exclamation Point on 2012

Raiders put an Exclamation Point on 2012

John Madeira, Staff Writer

October 27, 2012


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The Seneca Valley Raiders varsity football team put an exclamation point on their 2012 regular season with a blowout 54 to 19 win over section rival Fox Chapel Foxes. From the opening kickoff to the final knee, the Raiders were in control of this game. The offense put up its second 50+ point effort...

SV Ice Hockey Ends Pre-Season Strong

SV Ice Hockey Ends Pre-Season Strong

Michala McCullough, Editor in Chief

October 22, 2012


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While waiting for the NHL and the NHLPA to get their acts together, hockey fans at Seneca have another place to turn to get their hockey fix-Seneca Valley varsity and junior varsity ice hockey. The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League opened their pre-season play with the annual St. Margaret's...

Opportunistic Raiders come up big against Hawks

Opportunistic Raiders come up big against Hawks

John Madeira, Staff Writer

October 22, 2012


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The Seneca Valley Raiders varsity football team secured a big win Friday night in Nextier Stadium during the final home regular season game of the year by defeating the Bethel Park Black Haws by a score of 35-14. The game started off well for the Raiders as their offense was in high gear coming right...

Raiders Prevail in Battle with Indians

Raiders Prevail in Battle with Indians

John Madeira, Staff Writer

October 18, 2012


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It was a battle of the Raiders vs. Indians Friday night under the lights in Martorelli Stadium with the Raiders coming out on top by a final score of 40-26. It was a back and forth scoring battle for much of the game with a score at the half of 26-19 in favor of the Raiders. The Raider offense...

Seneca Clashes with the Titans

Seneca Clashes with the Titans

John Madeira, Staff Writer

October 11, 2012


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The Seneca Valley Raiders varsity football team improved to 5-1 with their dominating victory over the Shaler Area Titans Friday night under the lights in Nextier Stadium. From the opening kickoff, the game was never in doubt: the Raiders were in control from the start. The Raiders scored on a...

Seneca Secures Another Section Title

Seneca Secures Another Section Title

Bradley Hart, Staff Writer

October 10, 2012


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The Lady Raiders have been on a roll ever since their loss to the Hampton Talbots early on this year, not losing a single game since then and now has a record of 14-1.  They got their revenge on the Talbots later in the year by defeating them on their home field by a score of 3 - 1. Despite all...

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