2016 SV Boys’ Varsity Golf Season Preview

2016 SV Boys’ Varsity Golf Season Preview

Joe Demeis
September 6, 2016 • 219 views
Filed under Sports

It’s that time of year again. Seneca Valley students are back in school, and Raider sports are just beginning. The Seneca Valley boys' varsity golf team has got into the "swing of things" to start off their season last week. The varsity team placed second in the Peters Township Tournament on Monday,...

Exaggerator ends Nyquist’s Triple Crown hopes

Exaggerator ends Nyquist’s Triple Crown hopes

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer
May 25, 2016 • 328 views
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Horse-racing as a whole lost its chance to have two consecutive Triple-Crown winning horses in 2015 and 2016 after Nyquist lost at the Preakness Stakes this weekend. Nyquist came in third place in the event that was won by Exaggerator in just over one minute and fifty-eight seconds. Cherry Wine finished...

Leicester City, at 5000-1 odds, win title

Leicester City, at 5000-1 odds, win title

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer
May 16, 2016 • 236 views
Filed under Sports

Leicester City Football Club of the town of the same name have somehow managed to win the Barclays Premier League in England, despite the club's small size. The championship was sealed on Sunday, May 2nd when Tottenham Hotspur became mathematically eliminated from the title race. The "Foxes" were...

2016’s Brazilian Olympics face multitude of issues

2016’s Brazilian Olympics face multitude of issues

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer
April 25, 2016 • 260 views
Filed under Sports

The 28th edition of the Olympic Summer Games is set to take place in only a few months time, with the Opening Ceremony taking place on August 5th. But Brazil, this year's host nation, is perhaps not quite ready for the massive international sporting collection yet. Similar to the situation regarding...

Cam Newton receives plenty of criticisms after Super Bowl loss

Cam Newton receives plenty of criticisms after Super Bowl loss

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer
February 19, 2016 • 238 views
Filed under OP/ED, Sports

After Super Bowl 50 left hundreds of millions of viewers with plenty to talk about, most football fans reacted in many different ways to the big game's two biggest players: Peyton Manning and Cam Newton. The Denver Broncos' and Carolina Panthers' respective quarterbacks did not play extensively well...

Seneca Valley’s wrestling team achieves big success

Seneca Valley’s wrestling team achieves big success

Krist Muñoz-Malavé, Staff Writer
February 4, 2016 • 296 views
Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year, Seneca Valley's trestling team led their section, at the number one spot, with an undefeated record before going into the playoffs. A great team comes from a great staff and players who are fully committed to refining their skills during their practice time together and individually once...

FIFA hands out year end awards including Ballon d’Or

FIFA hands out year end awards including Ballon d’Or

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer
January 20, 2016 • 224 views
Filed under Sports

After a year of turmoil within the ranks of the International Federation of Football (FIFA), 2015 came to a conclusion for the giant sporting organization. The Ballon d'Or celebrations on January 1th rewarded the best players, coaches and moments that shined on the world's biggest footballing stage this...

Leicester City F.C. are shockingly top of the table

Leicester City F.C. are shockingly top of the table

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer
December 10, 2015 • 219 views
Filed under Sports

After narrowly escaping relegation at the end of last season, the Leicester City English football team as proved its doubters wrong and taken up first position in the world renowned Barclays Premier League. Manager Claudio Ranieri's squad, that he inherited from former manager Nigel Pearson only a...

Tri-County Sports Complex Begins New Season

Tri-County Sports Complex Begins New Season

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer
October 26, 2015 • 335 views
Filed under School News, Sports

As the Western-Pennsylvanian weather begins to deteriorate into bitterly cold temperatures, entertainment in Butler County and Beaver County begins to move indoors. And no where is this more apparent than at the Tri-County Indoor Sports Complex in Freedom, Pennsylvania. A new indoor soccer season is...

New York Mets Clinch First Play-Off Spot Since 2006

New York Mets Clinch First Play-Off Spot Since 2006

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer
October 6, 2015 • 254 views
Filed under Sports

On the night of Saturday, September 26th, after years of mediocrity, the New York Mets baseball club sealed a position in the Major League Baseball playoffs after beating the Cincinnati Reds 10-2. The win, which took place at the Reds' Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati, ended a play-off hunt that...

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