Category Archives: Sports

Garnet Valley eSports Team Wins PIEA Overwatch State Championship

GVHS eSports played against Susquehanna in the semifinals winning 3-0. The team then proceeded to the finals facing familiar rival, Mannheim Township High School(MTHS).  They defeated MTHS 3-0 and won the PIEA Overwatch State Championship.  The players on the team are Ben Nguyen, Robbie Gamble, Luke Sullivan, Kevin Glenn,  Ryan Hassell, Anirudh Jandhayala and Brandon Gorski, and

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MLB Quarterly Report

By Sam Bennett We’re about a quarter through this year’s MLB season, so let’s take a look back at some of this year’s biggest storylines so far. Sho-Time in LA Possibly the most exciting man in LA sports since Kobe and Shaq of the Showtime Lakers, Shohei Ohtani has taken the baseball world by storm

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Garnet Valley eSports Overwatch Team Advances to PIEA Semifinals

The GVHS eSports Overwatch team is participating in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Esports Association (PIEA) league and advanced to quarterfinals this past Thursday. The match was streamed live through PIEA’s twitch channel where three other quarterfinal matches were also taking place. Their opponent was against NWPA Collegiate Academy who held a strong 6-1 record during the regular season. After a lengthy match

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Is Fernando Tatiś Jr. The Savior Of Baseball?

By Frank Long Baseball has been one of America’s favorite sports for more than a century and a half. The 1920s to the 1990s were  seen as the golden ages of baseball. People all over America would put their caps on, head to the stadium, grab a hot dog, sit down and enjoy entertainment at

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Garnet Valley Varsity Club to Hold Sports Equipment Drive

Message from Garnet Valley Varsity Club: Varsity Club is holding a Sports Equipment Drive on May 13th from 3:00-6:00PM and May 15th from 9:00-11:00 AM at the Cafeteria entrance of GVHS! At this drive,Varsity Club is collecting a WIDE variety of used sports equipment and we are counting onYOU to come and donate! You might

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Spring Sports Teams Kicking it Into High Gear in Final Stretch of the Season

By: Alec Eskin Over the last few weeks, all of the Garnet Valley teams have had a tough stretch of games in which they have overall preformed very well. Each team has picked up a big win at one point or another during these last few weeks. The baseball teams won on Thursday against undefeated

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Grading Each Pick From the First Round of the NFL Draft

By Ryan Croke On Thursday night, the NFL held its annual draft, in which college players are brought up into the NFL. An incredibly hyped up event, millions of fans tuned in to see who their team would pick to be the future of their franchise. There was much speculation behind who would go where,

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All Garnet Valley Sports In Full Swing With Teams on a Roll

By: Alec Eskin Spring sports have finally begun as we get nicer weather and start to reach the end of this pandemic with more and more people being vaccinated against COVID-19. For the first time this year, a group of sports will have a normal (well semiformal) season wise at all levels. This all comes

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The Diamond in the Rough

By Frank Long  The 2021 NFL Draft is only two and a half weeks away, making this the perfect time to take a look at the most exciting quarterback prospects of this year’s draft. As the NFL is developing into a pass-first league with high powered passing offenses such as the Buffalo Bills and the

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The Death of Baseball

By Sam Bennett It’s no secret to any sports fan in America, especially baseball fans, that America’s national pastime is slowly dying. Over the past decade, average attendance at games has decreased by over 4,000 people. Viewership of the world series has been on a steady, incremental decline over the same period. The average age

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