Local college notebook: Pitt-Greensburg cross country coach resigns
Pitt-Greensburg cross country coach Joyce Brobeck is retiring from coaching after 13 years.
Brobeck started the program in 2002 and has coached numerous elite runners, including Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference all-conference runner Garrett Urban.
Seton Hill wins W&J Invite
Mike Soria won the 125-pound weight class, and 10 Seton Hill wrestlers finished in the top 10 as the Griffins won the Washington & Jefferson Invitational.
Tanner Druck finished second at 149 pounds, and Zach Voytek (Greensburg Salem) placed third.
Ryan Walters (Latrobe) was fifth at 165. Patrick Owens also placed third at 141.
Four receive PSAC honors
Seton Hill had four soccer players named to the All-Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference men’s soccer team.
All four were named to the second team. They were forward Bovey Masiole, defender Harrison Howes, midfielder Joe Tchimou and midfielder Joe Smith.
The soccer team is the top seed entering the ECAC Division II Men’s Soccer Championships at Wheeling Jesuit on Saturday.
No. 1 Seton Hill (12-6-2) will play No. 4 Post University (8-8-0)
No. 2 Wheeling Jesuit (9-7-2) hosts No. 3 Salem International (9-8-1).
College basketball arrives
The college basketball season tips off for four-year colleges on Friday. Here’s a list games.
Carnegie Mellon at Pitt-Greensburg, 3 p.m.
Denison vs. St. Vincent at Marietta, Ohio, 6 p.m.
Westmoreland CCC at Northern Virginia, CC, 2 p.m.
St. Vincent at Marietta, Ohio, 5 p.m.
La Roche at St. Vincent, 7:30 p.m.
Edinboro at Seton Hill, 7:30 p.m.
Pitt-Greensburg at Grove City, 6:30 p.m.
Seton Hill at West Virginia State, 5:30 p.m.
Pitt-Greensburg at Grove City, 1 p.m.
Seton Hill vs. University of Charleston at Institute, W.Va., 3 p.m.
Waynesburg at Pitt-Greensburg, 7 p.m.
Penn State-Altoona at St. Vincent, 5:30 p.m.
Edinboro at Seton Hill, 5:30 p.m.
Point Park JV’s at Westmoreland CCC, 6 p.m.