2016-2017 Pine-Richland News & Information
Guest Speaker: Dr. Michael Pasquinelli, assistant superintendent
GIRL’S LACROSSE: Girls Lacrosse tryouts for High School team will be held from March 6th through the 9th. For further information, contact Head Coach Adams.
Boys Basketball to Play North Hills in 3rd Round of WPIALs
The Pine-Richland High School Boys Basketball Team will take on North Hills on March 1, 2017 at North Allegheny at 6:15 p.m. in the third round of the WPIALs. Pine-Richland beat North Hills twice this season. Check out the Post-Gazette’s preview. The Rams beat Canon-McMillan 70-67 on February 25, 2017. Read a recap from the Post-Gazette.
Lady Rams Play in WPIAL Quarterfinals
Congratulations to the Pine-Richland Lady Rams Basketball Team who played in the WPIAL quarterfinals. Bethel Park took the win 52-44 on Feb. 24, 2017. Read the recap in the Post-Gazette article and the Tribune Review.
Qualify for PIAAs
Pine-Richland Diver Austin Shaw and Maddie Huitt will compete in the PIAA State Championships on March 17-18, 2017 at Bucknell University. Austin placed third at WPIALs on Feb. 25, 2017 and Maddie placed fourth. Mallory Charles placed sixth at WPIALs. Read Trib Writer Kevin Lohman’s update on Maddie and Mallory and his update on Austin.
Qualify for WPIALs
On March 2-3, 2015, cheer on the PRHS Boys and Girls Swim teams. They will be participating in the WPIALs at University of Pittsburgh Trees Pool on March 2-3, 2017. Spectators can enter at 8:45 a.m. at the Trees Hall Gymnasium entrance and the competition will begin at 10 a.m.
Wrestlers Qualify for PIAAs
Pine-Richland High School Varsity wrestlers competed at the Section 3 Championships at Fox Chapel Area High School. The top five finishers in each weight class will advance to the WPIAL Championships to be held March 3-4, 2017 at Canon-McMillan. Out of 14 weight classes, PR had half of the team (seven boys) qualify to move on to WPIAL's including three individual champions. The boys who qualified for WPIAL's include: Freshman Nathan Lukez, who placed third; seniors Alexander Salas, Hunter Baxter and Garrett Burnham all section champions; junior Benjamin Salas, who placed fourth; senior Nick Geyer, who placed second and senior Brendan Scheller, who placed third.