Junior’s Photograph Wins First Place in Carnegie Library Labsy Teen Media Competition
Over the summer, junior Erin Mahoney submitted a scenic photo she captured in Everglades National Park to the Carnegie Library’s annual Labsy Awards teen media contest and won first place, along with a $250 prize, in one of seven categories.
During Sewickley Academy’s annual opening of school assembly, Chair of the Board of Trustees Kate Pigman ’82, accompanied by Vice Chair Brad Busatto ’88, and Trustees, past and present, honored Head of School Kolia O’Connor for 15 years of service at Sewickley Academy.
Senior School Technology Coordinator Named the 16th Clark Faculty Chair
During the Academy's annual opening assembly, Mrs. Cristy McCloskey, Senior School Technology Coordinator, was named the 16th Clark Faculty Chair by the Board of Trustees and Head of School Kolia O’Connor.
Sewickley Doubles Team Wins Second Consecutive PIAA Championship
By: Quinn Theobald, Communications & Media Intern
Sewickley Academy won its second consecutive state doubles title in tennis on May 27, 2018, at Hershey Racquet Club
The doubles team of Will Nocito and Dylan Parda, this year’s WPIAL Class 2A Champions, claimed the PIAA Class 2A title by defeating Will Schreck and James Pottieger of Wyomissing in the state finals 6-3, 6-4. The two are only the second doubles team from the WPIAL to win a Class 2A title.
Sophomore WPIAL Champion singles player Arjan Bedi made his way through the PIAA 2A singles bracket, losing to Westmont Hilltop senior Adam Kush in the semifinals. He finished the tournament in fourth place overall.
Earlier this season, the team won the WPIAL Class 2A title for the fifteenth straight year.