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softball
13
Apr

Softball Coach Sees Regrouped Team as Contenders

Dr. Chris Olbrich was supposed to have started his first year as head coach of the softball team in the 2020 season. He was all set to usher the girls into a new section, WPIAL Class 5A – with more like-sized schools than when they were in 6A –  but had to put aside his...
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23
Mar

Foxes Hope to Rely on Defense and Pitching

By: Greg Macafee, Monday, March 22, 2021, TRIBLIVE Like every softball team in the WPIAL, Fox Chapel is dealing with a lot of unknowns heading into the 2021 season. Chris Olbrich became head coach before last season after serving as an assistant for a few years, and the Foxes only got one scrimmage in before...
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19
May

New Alignment of Schools for Baseball and Softball

The WPIAL board of directors met Monday afternoon, May 18, and released baseball and softball section alignments for the next two years. The biggest change is in the number of teams in Class 6A. Both sports lost about one-third of their teams, including Fox Chapel. For the next two years, WPIAL Class 6A baseball will...
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27
Apr

The Year in Review, 2019-2020

Foxes’ student-athletes and their teams did a fantastic job during the fall and winter seasons. Unfortunately, during this unprecedented time, the spring sports season was unable to be played. Although we truly wish the circumstances were different, in an effort to recognize the senior athletes who did not get to play their final high school season,...
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10
Apr

A Message from Mr. O’Brien

The recent decision by the PIAA Board of Directors to cancel all remaining winter and spring sports and championships was a difficult one for everybody, especially our senior athletes who were looking forward to their final year of high school athletics.  While very disappointing, the health and safety of Fox Chapel Area’s student-athletes, coaches, and...
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