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Belle Vernon Legion team sees game slip away

June 21, 2017

By the Mon Valley Independent Carmichaels rallied to overcome a 3-0 deficit in the sixth inning and beat Belle Vernon, 6-4, in Fayette County American Legion Baseball League play Tuesday at Carmichaels’ Wana B Park. […]

Pasquale’s rallies for 7-6 win

June 21, 2017

By MARTY STEWART  For the MV Independent For six and a half innings, it looked like Klingensmith Insurance would narrow the gap with second-place Pasquale’s Pizzeria in the Daily News League. The Pirates held a […]

Rain disrupts Grebb openers

June 20, 2017

By JEREMY SELLEW Rain spoiled opening night for the J. Budd Grebb Memorial Summer Basketball League Monday at Mechanic Street Playground in California. The opening game between Cedarbrook and expansion team Duda’s Farm was […]

Perrotta Pinto Tournament this weekend in Donora

June 20, 2017

By the Mon Valley Independent The Joseph Perrotta Memorial All-Star Pinto Tournament will again take over the Donora Annex field Saturday and Sunday. This year, 10 organizations from around the Mon Valley were invited to […]

Tipoff tonight for Grebb League

June 19, 2017

By JOSE NEGRON The girls division of the J. Budd Grebb Memorial Summer Basketball League’s is set to begin its season today at Mechanic Street Playground in California. Tripleheaders will be played every Monday […]

BVA players capture sand soccer title

June 19, 2017

By JOSE NEGRON With the school year in the rear-view mirror, the beach is a common destination to relax and unwind. For six Belle Vernon Area students, it’s an ideal destination to continue playing […]

BVA’s Johnston to play baseball at Pitt-Greensburg

June 19, 2017

By JOSE NEGRON Belle Vernon Area baseball player Evan Johnston’s career on the diamond won’t end now that the high school baseball season has come and gone. Johnston will continue his baseball and academic […]

Tears, joy mark Class of 2017

June 17, 2017

By JEREMY SELLEW Honor, humility, love, gratitude and pride. Those were some of the feelings flowing through St. Spyridon’s Hellenic Center in Monessen Friday night as the Mid Mon Valley All Sports Hall of […]

Area players in BeeGraphix Classic

June 16, 2017

By JEREMY SELLEW A handful of recently graduated high school football players from around the Mon Valley will strap on their helmets and lace up their cleats one more time. The 21st annual BeeGraphix […]

Salvino produced record success with Greyhounds

June 16, 2017

For the Mon Valley Independent Thirty-three years ago, Joe Salvino took over as varsity boys’ basketball coach at Monessen after serving only one year as an assistant to new coach Craig Austin. Not even the […]

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