Panthers, Spartans Battle In Midseason Clash

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The Saucon Valley high school girls lacrosse team started red-hot on Saturday morning jumping out to a 3-0 lead over the Southern Lehigh Spartans.  Sophomore Sophie Engelhardt got the Panthers on the scoreboard first with an unassisted goal only a minute into the contest.

SV Wrestling Club Celebrates Another Season Of Success

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It was a slightly watered-down setting at the Steel Club on Sunday as the Saucon Valley Wrestling Club celebrated another season of success.  Missing from the annual event were the members of the youth program who, due to COVID concerns, had their Valley Elementary Wrestling League (VEWL)  season cancelled.  Nonetheless, those present relived and rejoiced with another memorable year of wrestling success.

Panthers Shut Out Knights (Photos)

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In a tell-tale sign of Spring, the Saucon Valley campus is now buzzing with athletic activity.  It has been a long time coming for PIAA Spring sports as the 2020 season was cancelled due to COVID.  Hopefully, COVID concerns are kept in check and these student-athletes can experience a full season of competition.  Last season high school student-athletes were robbed of their spring sports season.

Panthers Place Three On PIAA Podium

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The Saucon Valley wrestling program was well-represented at the conclusion of the 2021 PIAA state wrestling championships.  And, all three powerful Panthers that placed in the tiring tournament are underclassmen, with an awesome opportunity to get back up on the Pennsylvania podium again next season.  Sophomore Jake Jones (172) along with juniors Ty Csencsits (189) and Dante Mahaffey (215) each ran the COVID era wrestling gauntlet to claim their respective medals in the 2021 PIAA state wrestling championships on Friday at the Hershey Giant Center.

Panthers Move Three To PIAA State Championships

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Last weekend, the Saucon Valley Panthers advanced four wrestlers into the PIAA Super-Regional tournament which was hosted by Pottsville High School on Saturday.  With a top-four finish in the Super-Regional, a trip to Hershey was on the line for a chance to compete for State Title. It was mixed results, especially early-on, for the Panthers.  Fortunately for Saucon, it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish.

Panther Wrestlers Advance Four in PIAA Tourney

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Five Saucon Valley wrestlers fought their way out of the District XI championships last weekend to advance into Saturday’s PIAA Southeast Regional Tournament.  Four of those five have now qualified to compete in a “COVID Era” PIAA East Super-Regional.  Liam Scrivanich (160), Jake Jones (172), Ty Csencsits (189) and Dante Mahaffey (215) each battled their way through the field to keep their wrestling seasons alive by securing a top-five finish.  Scrivanich and Jones are sophomores, Csencsits and Mahaffey are juniors.  Junior Cael Markle (145), unfortunately fell in the blood-round to finish sixth overall.  Only the top five advance.