2019-20 Sports Headlines

  • Wrestler Places 4th at PIAAs

    Pine-Richland High School junior ​Cole Spencer competed at the Hershey Giant Center March 6-8, 2020, at the state wrestling championships. Cole won four matches against the strongest competitors in the state during the three-day tournament. He came away with a fourth-place medal and a final record of 42-2, a PR season all-time record. Cole will compete in the NHSCA National Championships in Virginia Beach later this month.

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  • Hockey Playoffs Cancelled

    The PIHL semifinals have been postponed on March 12, 2020.

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  • JV1 Inline Team Earns Championship Medal

    The Pine-Richland High School Inline Hockey Program had four teams that were in the playoffs. The PRHS JV1 Team won the Tier 4 High School championship and gold medal. The varsity team earned the silver medal.

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  • Competition Cheerleaders Place Ninth Nationally

    The Pine-Richland High School Varsity Competitive Cheerleading Team traveled to the ESPN Wide World of Sports at Disney World in Orlando, FL, to compete at the National High School Cheerleading Competition on February 7-9, 2020, The team earned a spot in the final round with 14 teams. They hit 3 “Zero deduction” routines which means they executed perfectly and placed ninth.

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  • Hockey Team to Play in PIHL Quarterfinals

    The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League Playoffs will get underway the week of March 2, 2020. PRHS earned the Class AA Penguins Cub in 2019. This year, the team moved up to AAA. The team will take on Canon-McMillan on March 3, 2020, at 9 p.m. at the Prinstcape Arena for the PIHL quarterfinals.

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  • Junior Wrestlers Compete at Championships

    Pine-Richland Middle School seventh-grader Vaughn Spencer earned first place at the Pennsylvania Junior High Wrestling State Championships this weekend in Johnstown in the 138lb division. In addition, seventh-grader Maclane Miller placed sixth at the championships.

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  • Wrestler Advances to PIAAs

    Junior Cole Spencer qualified for a trip to states to be hosted at Hershey on March 5, 2020. He won four matches at the WPIAL tournament on February 28-29, 2020, and remained undefeated at 38-0 to win his first WPIAL Championship in wrestling. In addition, Cole won his 100th high-school career win in the finals.Athlete & Coaches Athlete & Coaches Six other Ram wrestlers competed including seniors Jake Lukez, Nate Lukez, Robby Palmier, Zach Shaver, sophomore Kelin Laffey, and Athony Ferraro.

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  • Crew Competes in Indoor Competition

    The Pine-Richland Crew team (High school and Middle School) participated in the Erg in the Burg indoor regatta/race on February 22, 2020, at Marshall Middle School.

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  • Swimmers & Divers Compete at WPIALs

    Several Pine-Richland High School students competed at the AAA WPIAL Swimming/Diving Championships. At the WPIALs, three records were set by the boy's team. Sophomore Trent Vacula moves on to PIAAs.

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  • Boys Basketball Moves on in WPIALs

    The Pine-Richland Boys Varsity/Junior Varsity Basketball Team will take on Upper St. Clair at North Hills on February 22, 2020, at 3:15 p.m. in the second round of WPIALs. The winner will move on to the semifinals on Feb. 26, 2020. Click headline for ticket details.

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  • Gymnasts Earn 4th at WPIALs

    The PRHS Gymnastics Team placed fourth at the WPIAL Team Championships. Samantha Alexander became PR's first-ever advanced division all-around champion with a score of 37.65. Sam also won the uneven bars. Bria Reinert placed third on floor exercise. All the gymnasts qualified for the individual WPIALs.

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  • Athletes Participate in Signing Day

    Student-athletes participated in National Signing Day on February 5, 2020, at Pine-Richland High School. Here is a profile on each senior who signed or committed to universities and colleges so far this year.

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  • MS Wrestling Rams #1 in County

    The Pine-Richland Middle School Wrestling Team is making headlines just like the high school team. The team earned the County Title this year. The tournament was hosted at Fox Chapel on January 17 and 18, 2020. Congratulations to the players and coaches.

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  • Wrestling Team Wins Championship Title

    The Pine-Richland High School Wrestling Team earned the championship title at the William Jenkins Duals on February 8, 2020.

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  • Girls Basketball on the Road

    The Pine-Richland High School Girls Basketball Team will be traveling to Shaler on February 6, 2020, at 7:15 p.m. The team is fresh off a win against North Hills at home on February 3, 2020, with a final of 43-27.

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2018-19 Sports Headlines

  • Committee Announces First-Ever Class of Inductees

    The Pine-Richland Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is announcing the first-ever Athletic Hall of Fame class of inductees. Approved in March of 2019, the Pine-Richland Athletic Hall of Fame honors and recognizes those associated with Pine-Richland athletics who have experienced significant accomplishments in their chosen sport or sports.

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