Lady Hawks continue to soar into new year


Alex Mullen

Lady Hawks huddle up during their game vs. USC on Thursday, Jan. 4.

After a great 2016-2017 season in which the Lady Hawks finished 3rd in their section with an overall record of 16-6 and runner-up in the WPIAL, they currently sit at 3-1 in their section and 8-3 overall.

The girls are tied with Peters Township for first place in Section 3. They have wins over Canon Mac (1-3, 8-4), Upper Saint Clair (2-2, 5-4), and Mt.Lebanon (3-1, 6-7) and a loss to Peters Township (3-1, 10-2).

Since Jan. 1, the Lady Hawks have gone 3-0.  They defeated Upper St. Clair 45-26 on Thursday, Jan. 4; Mt. Lebanon 55-36 on Monday, Jan. 8; and most recently Canon Mac 50-37 on Thursday, Jan. 11.

The Lady Hawks’ will next travel to Ambridge for a game against Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic (2-0, 5-6) on Saturday, Jan. 13 in a non-section game at 4:30 p.m.