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Trinity baseball swings for deep run into playoffs

Trinity baseball swings for deep run into playoffs

Drew VonScio, Copy Editor

February 28, 2019


Filed under Spring

Unless members of the team are playing year-round, the end of January/beginning of February is the time of year when baseball players become desperate to hear that heavenly sound of balls snapping into their gloves. After a first round exit in the playoffs last year, the Trinity varsity baseball team a...

Brown controversy intensifies throughout offseason

Drew VonScio, Copy Editor

February 6, 2019


Filed under Winter

Since wide receiver Hines Ward retired after the 2011 season, Antonio Brown has been the number one receiver for Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers offense. Brown has arguably been the league’s top receiver since 2012; however, tensions have came about that could cause Brown to leave the Steelers and...

Trinity girls’ basketball team is on fire

Trinity girls’ basketball team is on fire

Riley Moore, Staff Writer

February 4, 2019


Filed under Winter

The Trinity girls’ basketball team has a reputation of being one of the toughest competitors in their section. And as the 2018-19 season rolls along, the above statement still holds true. The team is coached by Mr. Miles and the team has made some very impressive headway early in the season with captai...

Trinity wrestling’s keys to success: loyalty, attitude, guts

Trinity wrestling’s keys to success: loyalty, attitude, guts

Makenzie Marino, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 16, 2019


Filed under Winter

From running hills and lifting weights to perfecting technique and takedowns, Trinity wrestlers truly do it all.  The 2018-19 season began on November 17, and the wrestlers have been hard at work ever since. As of January 7, Varsity’s record is 2-0, defeating Chartiers Valley and Moon Area  ...

Boys basketball shoots for playoffs

Boys basketball shoots for playoffs

Drew VonScio, Copy Editor

January 15, 2019


Filed under Winter

After losing all of their starters from last season, the boys basketball team is in a rebuilding year. The team, despite having only two seniors, is looking for a quick turnaround to get back into the playoffs. The team currently has a record of 5-5 (2-1 section) with Jake Hancher, Mike Koroly, Dyla...

Indoor track starts new season

Indoor track starts new season

Rachel Chase, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Winter

Trinity’s indoor track team is gearing up for another season. Seniors Jarrett Gandy and Quinten Harrison are the boys’ team captains, and Senior Faith Gandy is the girls’ team captain. Mrs. Burchett and Ms. Young are the team’s coaches. They are currently practicing three to four times a week, foc...

Trinity’s rifle team back at it again

Trinity’s rifle team back at it again

Riley Moore, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Winter

Trinity’s rifle team is aiming to hit their target of another title, but how will this year stack up to the last? The team has a hopeful outlook on the season, which is rightly deserved being that this co-ed group practices after school Monday through Thursday. They also participate in a pre-seaso...

Trinity swimming dives into season

Trinity swimming dives into season

Drew VonScio, Copy Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under Winter

Practice before school, school and then practice after school: the typical life of a swimmer from the beginning of November to the middle of February. Swimmers have to deal with this life for almost four months; however, the end result is always worth the sacrifice of time. The girls team current...

Conner shines in Bell’s holdout

Drew VonScio, Copy Editor

November 15, 2018


Filed under Fall

The Steelers offense has been missing what was projected to be a major part of their offense and someone to rely on in certain situations: Le’Veon Bell. After being placed on the franchise tag for the second straight year, Bell attempted to make the Steelers realize his value to the team. In 20...

Band marches toward greatness

Band marches toward greatness

McKenna Hoffman, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under Fall

This year’s band has made massive improvements from the moment they began band camp in the heat of the summer to now, as they have seen an overall growth in numbers and musical ability. The marching band had a bit of a rough start by placing fourth at two competitions and third at another compe...

Red Sox “swing” their way past Dodgers, win 9th World Series

Red Sox “swing” their way past Dodgers, win 9th World Series

Drew VonScio, Copy Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Fall

Bottom of the 9th, two outs and Manny Machado is down in the count 1-2 with nobody on base. The pitch from Chris Sale is swung on and missed and the Red Sox win the World Series! Chris Sale strikes out all three batters in the 9th inning to clinch the 4th World Series for Boston since 2004. Bost...

Trinity varsity football team keeps up morale despite tough season

Trinity varsity football team keeps up morale despite tough season

Rachel Chase, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Fall

“It’s a great feeling when you’re under the Friday night lights to be able to make a play and help your team,” said Senior Cameron Moran. The varsity football team has had a tough season, but they remained positive despite several losses. The football team’s practices set the stage for how ...

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