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Story by Bubba Kapral, Executive Sports Editor SHADYSIDE — Sam Merryman is en route to becoming a Division I football playing Penguin. Merryman has been a versatile and productive performer the last four years for the Shadyside High grid program. Now those skills have helped to land Merryman a football scholarship to Youngstown State University.


Story by Kim North of The Times Leader SHADYSIDE — Tory Hendershot (24) and Baylee Wach (21) combined for 45 points Saturday night as Shadyside cruised past visiting Bellaire, 78-42, inside the Tigers Den in girls’ high school basketball action. However, the Tigers (6-2) received a splendid double-double effort from Paige Gorby (13 points, 10

Tiger Boys fend off River for fourth win

Story by Rick Thorp of The Times Leader  HANNIBAL — Nothing came easy for Shadyside and River on Friday night. The Tigers and Pilots tangled in a boys’ basketball battle inside the R.L. Potts Gymnasium and points were at a premium. But when Shadyside needed a run and a key basket, it got it. That,

Lady Tigers Get The Best of Magnolia

DEC 19, 2019 NEW MARTINSVILLE — Baylee Wach netted a team-high 20 points as Shadyside seucred a 60-44 triumph against Magnolia in girls’ prep basketball action Wednesday night.  Tory Hendershot was also solid for the Tigers as she contributed with 19 points. Kyndra Pilant paced the Blue Eagles with a game-high 30 points and pulled

Wheeling Central Takes Down Tiger Boys

SHADYSIDE — After struggling early Tuesday night, Wheeling Central found its groove and then some against Shadyside. The Maroon Knights dug themselves out of an early double-digit hole to take the lead late in the first half, then used a 9-2 spurt in the fourth to hold on for a hard-fought 81-75 boys’ basketball triumph

Hendershot and Amos 𝐆𝐮𝐢𝐝𝐞 Tigers Past Union Local

Story by Rick Thorp of The Times Leader MORRISTOWN — Ed Andes is never one for a lengthy postgame presser. He’s not rude. The veteran Shadyside boys’ hoops coach just prefers to keep his answers simple. So, when asked about his team’s performance following Friday night’s 59-49 victory against Union Local inside “The Hangar,” the affable

Shadyside holds off Wheeling CC for key victory

Story by Kin North of The Times Leader DEC 12, 2019. WHEELING — Whenever Shadyside and Wheeling Central get together, no matter the sport, the fans are going to get their money’s worth. They sure did Wednesday night. The visiting Tigers built a seemingly comfortable 18-point lead midway through the third quarter and held a 11-point margin

Lady Tigers Catch Fire Against Linsly

SHADYSIDE — Tory Hendershot was lights out as she poured in 21 points to lead Shadyside past Linsly, 60-47. The Cadets were led by Carleigh Grimm with 17 points and Molly Heron with 13.


Article by Seth Staskey, Sports Editor, The Times Leader Serge Gentile knew exactly what he was signing his team up for when Shadyside agreed to play Morgantown.  Playing a West Virginia Class AAA opponent, which a perennial power in the state as well as in OVAC Class 5A, is a tall task. Such was the

Hendershot scores 1,000th point in Shadyside’s victory

Story by BUBBA KAPRAL, Executive Sports Editor, The Times Leader  SHADYSIDE – It was opening night for the Shadyside boys’ basketball team Tuesday. It also proved to be a very special night for Tigers’ all-stater Kelly Hendershot. The talented 6-2 senior tossed in a game-high 22 points to lead the Tigers to a lopsided