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BVA duo on track for bright future

June 15, 2017

By LES HARVATH For the MV Independent Belle Vernon Area’s girls track team made history this past season, but the best is yet to come. Hannah Seitzinger and Sydney Baciak each broke two school records […]

Pitt is it for BVA’s Zubovic

June 15, 2017

By JOSÉ NEGRON Ranked as the 14th best high school player in the state of Pennsylvania and 33rd ranked offensive lineman in the country according to, Belle Vernon Area right tackle Blake Zubovic […]

8 BVA players earn all-section honors

June 14, 2017

By the Mon Valley Independent Belle Vernon Area had five first-team selections and tied section champion South Park with eight selections overall as Section 3-4A baseball coaches announced their all-section team this week. BVA’s Deven […]

Hughes is football legend at Charleroi

June 14, 2017

For the MV Independent Phil Hughes is one of the greatest running backs ever to don the red and black at Charleroi. Hughes ran for more than 3,200 yards and scored more than 250 points […]

Column: A season of champions

June 14, 2017

By JEREMY SELLEW So it’s time to put a wrap on this crazy spring sports season. We can’t narrow down a single town, but I’m going to brand the Mon Valley as the “Home […]

Errors sink Yough in semifinals

June 13, 2017

By JEREMY SELLEW Coming into the PIAA semifinal against Mt. Pleasant, Yough softball coach Dutch Harvey reiterated how important defense would be to his team’s success. The lack of it Monday was critical to […]

Grebb League expands; Carson tops girls draft

June 13, 2017

By JEREMY SELLEW The J. Budd Grebb Memorial Summer Basketball League’s girls division is set to begin play after Monday’s player draft at North Belle Vernon Dairy Queen. The division and rosters have expanded […]

Nedrow starred for Ringgold, Pitt

June 13, 2017

For the Mon Valley Independent There’s something about blue and gold for Scott Nedrow. A former Ringgold basketball standout in the 1970s, Nedrow went on to play collegiately at Pitt. To read the rest of […]

Frazier’s Lovis headed to W&J

June 12, 2017

By JOSE NEGRON When deciding on a college, it’s common for students to sort through different options. But for Frazier’s Damon Lovis, there was just one choice. To read the rest of this story, […]

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