Category Archives: Sports

The Dark Ages: Pittsburgh Sports

By Luke Schultheis, Layout and Sports Editor January 10, 2021: Maurkice Pouncey’s snap flies over Ben Roethlisberger’s head. Big Ben and James Conner rush to the ball, but it’s too late. This is when everything fell apart. Sure, the Steelers made the playoffs a year later. The Penguins did the same. The Pirates…were the Pirates. In 2022, the Steelers sit

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Pittsburgh Steelers: Life After Ben

By Luke Schultheis, Layout and Sports Editor An era has ended.   Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger retired after 18 seasons, leading the team to a 165-81-1 record. He finished third all-time in fourth-quarter comebacks, fifth in passing yards, and eighth in passing touchdowns—all while never having a losing record. These are big shoes to fill.   The Steelers used their first-round draft

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Baseball Coaches Resigned; Team Left to Their Own Direction

By Luke Schultheis, Layout and Sports Editor Former La Roche baseball coach Chase Rowe resigned after leading the Redhawks to the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Championship last season. The team has been without a coach since summer 2021. According to Nathan Stutz, one of the team’s catchers, Rowe wanted to spend more time with his family and run a

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