Along with Mrs. Parisi the Economy Elementary Physical Education Teacher and Mrs. Mastrian the Youth Markets Director for the American Heart Association are the following students from Economy Elementary School who collected money for the American Heart Association, when they participated in the Jump Rope for Heart/Hoops for Heart Fund Raiser in their gym class. We are proud to announce that we raised $ 5,559.75 for the American Heart Association. In doing so, we also received $300.00 in much needed physical education equipment.
Students who raised $50.00 to $99.00:
ELI DEIHL, DONOVAN DESPINES, SYDNEY SMITH, JOSLYN DESANTIS, CHARLES STEFANIK, AURORA KELM, SEBASTIAN KELM, ALEXIA PREVITY , GAVIN COGLEY, ABBY SMITH, NORAH MARCHIONDA, ALISSA ROSE, AIDYN ORFIDO, EMMA KERTIS, JASON DICIOCCIO, KEEGAN DEIHL, JASON DESANTIS, EMILY SMITH, CASION HOLLAND, ALYSSA LUTZ, EMMA STEFANIK, ISABELLA TRONZO, AMELIA FREED & JORDAN DESPINES.
Students who raised $100 or more:
MAX REDINGER, ZACK KUNY, EMILY GOBERISH, ADDISON CREESE, JOSHUA KUNY, ELI HARTMAN, PAUL SEIFER, JUSTIN LAUFFER, KAILYN TURKO, MARA ILKO, MILEY DEVINNEY, NATHAN BOSH, ANNA GOBERISH, AMANDA SMITH , KINSLEY ASWANI, & TROY JACOB. MISSING FROM THE PICTURE IS: SAMANTHA ASTORINO
Congratulations to 7th grader Daniel Yetsick for placing 6th in the 53rd Annual Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling Championships that were held on March 20th & 21st at the Erie Insurance Arena in Erie Pa.
Two wrestlers in each age/weight class from each of the 14 areas (Ambridge is in Area IV), formed 28 man brackets in 35 different classes. Almost 1000 wrestlers competed in the competition. Daniel placed 6th in the 11-12 year old/85 pound bracket of the 28 best wrestlers in the state.
Congratulations to head coach Mark Jula, assistant coaches Matt Kupper and Rob Neiderberger, and the high school boys' basketball team for defeating Obama Academy 46-44 in the PIAA first round of the playoffs.
The team will now face Cathedral Prep (Erie) on Tuesday, March 10th at 7:30pm at Sharon High School. This is the state PIAA playoffs round of 16.
Pre-sale ticket information will be announded shortly.
The Ambridge Area School District currently has an opening for a girls' volleyball head coach at the high school for the 2015 fall season. Candidates should have high school varsity level coaching experience. Collegiate playing and/or coaching experience is welcomed. The head coach will be responsible for coordinating the varsity, junior varsity, and junior high programs under the supervision of the director of athletics. The coach will also be responsible for the off-season program, in accordance with all WPIAL/PIAA regulations.