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Sports stories generated by FCASD

18
Dec

Seasoned Players Lead the Way

Fox Chapel Area Boys Basketball Coach Zach Skrinjar is very superstitious, so for him to go out on a limb and say he has a good feeling about this year’s group of basketball players is, to say the least, very atypical. “I don’t really tell people that,” he says, “but this group excites me because...
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09
Dec

Wrestling Has ‘2020’ Vision

This season, there has been a changing of the guard on the Foxes’ wrestling coaching staff, but in reality, it’s closer to musical chairs than a total transition in leadership. All three current coaches ­– Ron Frank, Michael Frank, and Bob Siar – remain, but in different roles. After more than 400 career wins and...
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26
Nov

2019 Fall Sports Summary

It was a fantastic fall for our athletic teams! Fox Chapel Area High School’s boys golf team won the school’s first PIAA Class 3A team championship and also broke the former course record. Then, within days, girls tennis followed up by winning their own PIAA Class 3A team championship for the first time since 2004....
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17
Nov

A-K Valley Cross Country Runners of the Year

By: Michael Love , Thursday, November 14, 2019, TRIB-LIVE Fox Chapel seniors Christian Fitch and Grace Sisson were selected as the Alle-Kiski cross country runners of the year as a part of the 2019 All-Star teams. The all-star recognition, which includes teams and coaches of the year, as well as first-team, second-team and honorable mention-selections, is...
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13
Nov

Coach Passes on Passion for Helping Others

There are only a couple of things that rival John Alerich’s love for football ­– his family and his passion for helping individuals with special needs. A 15-year assistant with the Fox Chapel Area football program, Coach Alerich’s players say he is tough, with high expectations both on the field and in the weight room,...
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