Girls’ Soccer Makes a Run at a State Championship

Bradley Hart, Staff Writer

November 8, 2012

The Seneca Valley girls’ soccer team made it to the WPIAL Championship after a hard fought season, where they faced off against the number one ranked team, Peters Township. It was a bitterly contested match where nether side was willing to give up and both were pushing their hardest to beat the...

October Athlete of the Month: Misha Demchuck

Misha Demchuk, seen here, charges down the field with the ball.

John Madeira, Staff Writer

October 22, 2012

The athlete of the month is not only an athlete that excels in their sport on the field, but also excels off the field, which is why the athlete of the month for October is senior Misha Demchuck. Misha is a member of the girls’ soccer team in the fall as well as being a member of the girls' lacrosse...

Seneca Secures Another Section Title

Seniors on the girls' varsity soccer team from left to right: Misha Demchuck, Mallory Accamando, Alex Bilka, Melissa Lynskey, Morgan Williams,  and Rachel Leake. (Photo:

Bradley Hart, Staff Writer

October 10, 2012

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...

Tennis Talk with Coach Wick

Melissa John, Staff Writer

September 26, 2012

Very seldom do other fall sports get the same recognition as the typical Friday night football game. Girls' tennis, a fall sport taken very seriously here at Seneca Valley, is one of these underrecognized activities. The JV coach, Kristin Wick, sat down for an interview with me as I asked her about...

Spike, hit, set, it’s back!

Spike, hit, set, it's back!

Nicole Jelinek, Entertainment Editor

September 17, 2012

The 2012- 2013 girls' volleyball team is back, and their season is already breezing by. The girls had their first game on September 4, where they took on Fox Chapel at home and pulled out a win in four games. Seneca won three, Fox Chapel won one. The team next took on Mars, at home again, on September...

Girls’ Soccer Gets on Track After a Rocky Start

Girls' Soccer Gets on Track After a Rocky Start

Bradley Hart, Staff Writer

September 5, 2012

The Seneca Valley varsity girls' soccer team has been known throughout WPIAL for having one of the most competitive teams in the league every year, and this year's team is no exception.  This repetitively competitive team is partly due to the skill and experience of varsity coach, David Sylvester, and...

Boys Soccer Takes Kick Off Classic

Boys Soccer Takes Kick Off Classic

Hailie Sandor, Photographer

September 4, 2012

There was nothing but success this weekend for the Seneca Valley boys' varsity soccer team as they set out to win the 2012 Boys' Soccer Kickoff Classic. Playing in two games this weekend, the squad from Seneca Valley defeated both Norwin and Chartiers Valley with scores of 2-0 and 4-0 respectively to...