List of 5 news stories.

  • Junior Receives a Certificate of Superior Writing


    The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) awarded Junior Linsey Szabo with a Certificate of Superior Writing – the highest distinction given in the NCTE Competition. 
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  • Senior Places Third in Chinese Bridge Speech Content


    Senior Pranav Mulgund won third place in the advanced level of the 13th Chinese Bridge Speech Contest for U.S. High School Students.
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  • Senior Awarded Corporate-Sponsored Merit Scholarship


    Pranav Mulgund has been selected as a winner of the National Merit Eaton Scholarship.
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  • Freshman Finishes at the Top of the Moguls


    Freshman Emily Szabo finished a fantastic year on the ski slopes, competing in freestyle mogul skiing across the United States and abroad.
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  • Four SA Students Win FIRST Tech Challenge Robotics World Championship


    Four Sewickley Academy students competed in the FIRST Tech Challenge Robotics World Championship last week in Detroit, Michigan.
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Coach's Comments

Ultimately, we will benefit from playing the biggest team we will see all year as well as possibly the best team we will see all year. Despite shooting 48% on two point shots and 36% on three point shots and 6 of 8 from the foul line, the game was not close. Individually we had some outstanding performances as our  two sophomore guards, the Isiahs, either each scored 17 points as one box score had it or one scored 18 and the other 16 as the other box score had it. Nate had 12 points despite being guarded all game by their big man who was being scouted by Coach Calipari who flew in after his Kentucky team won their afternoon game. Despite foul trouble, Dave led us with 7 rebounds. Jett was a scoring threat from three point line. Kudos to Jared for battling the big men on defense despite giving away so many pounds and inches.

Games like this in December will make our team better later in the year. At SA we have never been afraid to play anybody, and our schedule this year gives us plenty of future opportunities to be tested. It is one thing to play so well together as a team as we did on Friday in the friendly confines of the Events Center; it is another to do the same on a playoff floor in front of many of the area's most ardent basketball fans against a very talented collection of talent. We could not have made our incredible comeback in Hershey last year without similar experiences last year. We will have fun making that progression because our young men are committed to learning how to improve individually and collectively!

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