The Purbalite

Girl’s soccer triumphs, football falls

October 1, 2012

Girls’ soccer team dominated against Albert Gallatin with a final score of 14-0. Both varsity and JV football lost to Upper St. Clair. Varsity’s had a final score of 47-6 and JV 35-7.

Junior boxer wins prestigous “Gloves” tourney

June 4, 2012

By CORRINE PERELLA Eight years ago, Junior Matt Conway started his boxing career at South Park Gym, following in the footsteps of his older brothers. These days he is truly bolstering the Conway name in boxing circles, as he...

Kuchta races to WPIAL glory

June 4, 2012

By DAN THOMPSON  Baldwin has another WPIAL track champion.  Senior Andrew Kuchta crushed the competition in the 3,200-meter race in the WPIAL track championships hosted at Baldwin in mid-May.   Kuchta qualified for state...

Special Olympics games, bocce tourney thrive again

June 4, 2012

By GREGORY HOLOWATYJ For physical education teacher Tim Laughlin, being able to help put together the Special Olympics Allegheny County Summer Games at Baldwin High School is one of the highlights of each school year. “I feel...

Running to Recovery

March 27, 2012

By Brian Ackermann Every so often, a special person comes along whose kindness and spirit touch everyone’s lives. For those involved with the men’s cross country team, Bonita Schmidt -- “Bunny,” as her runners call her...

Girls Basketball team advances to states

March 8, 2012

Come out and support the Lady Highlanders as they play in the first round of the PIAA state playoffs. They will face off against Taylor Allderdice High School at Carrick High School on Friday at 6 p.m. Anyone interested in attending...

Bowling team reaches Regionals

March 7, 2012

The Bowling team will travel to North Versailles this weekend to participate in a Regional bowling competition. Friday's events include the Regional singles in which Baldwin will be represented by seven members. Lizzie Geis,...

Seniors triumph in Powderpuff football game

December 9, 2011

by Lauren Margliotti Seniors carried the day at the annual Powderpuff football game, as the class of 2012 women defeated the junior women on Nov. 16 by a score of 18-6. The seniors got on the scoreboard first, with a touchd...

Baldwin Cheerleaders win WPXI Cheer of the Year

November 30, 2011

Congratulations to the Baldwin Cheerleaders for winning WPXI's Cheer of the Year. The squad was voted first out of 45 other schools and awarded $500. The voting was based on majority vote. Check out their cheer here.

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