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Despite falling in WPIAL title game, Moon comes home with state title

Despite falling in WPIAL title game, Moon comes home with state title

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer
March 23, 2019

HERSHEY, Pa. — Going into the fourth quarter, Archbishop Wood was up seven and had all the momentum from their previous quarter of offensive dominance. Moon found themselves in the unfamiliar territory of being behind. Moon had led the whole game until midway through the third...

Moon falls to Mars after late three-pointer in WPIAL Championship

Moon falls to Mars after late three-pointer in WPIAL Championship

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer
March 2, 2019

OAKLAND, Pa. — After halftime, the Mars student section rumbled with the "I believe that we will win" chant. At the time Mars was down 14 and winning felt like an improbable outcome. Mars would later come back and make things interesting in the closing minutes of the game. The...

Moon basketball drops first game in double overtime thriller

Moon basketball drops first game in double overtime thriller

Preston Moore, Moon Area Sports Beat Writer
February 2, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Chartiers Valley Colts (15-3, 9-2) hit the road to take on the Moon Area Tigers (16-1, 6-1). The entire game felt like a playoff atmosphere as the fans were screaming, the players were fired up and even the rafters were shaking. Moon came out at tip-off...

Statement win for Moon over West Allegheny

Statement win for Moon over West Allegheny

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer
January 19, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Moon Tigers (14-0, 7-0) hosted the West Allegheny Indians (5-10, 0-5) in efforts to keep their impressive win streak alive and stay on top of the conference. Moon came out of the gates scalding hot on offense. On the very first possession, Donovan Johnson...

Tigers dominate the Jaguars to stay undefeated in section play

Tigers dominate the Jaguars to stay undefeated in section play

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer
January 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Moon Tigers (12-0, 5-0) squared off against the Thomas Jefferson Jaguars (6-7, 1-3) in a section match-up on Friday. The Tigers proved too dominant on both defense and offense as they easily came away with a victory over their section foes. The first quarter...

Moon basketball sweeps in their holiday tournament

Moon basketball sweeps in their holiday tournament

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer
December 9, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Moon hosted its annual basketball tournament and dominated in both of the games they played in. Moon defeated both Brashear and Vincentian Academy as recent transfer Donovan Johnson made his debut for Moon and lived up to all the hype surrounding his arrival. The...

Moon Tigers vs. Peters Township Indians

Moon Tigers vs. Peters Township Indians

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer
October 6, 2018
Air attack for the Indians leads them to a conference victory over the Tigers
Overtime thriller at Tiger Stadium

Overtime thriller at Tiger Stadium

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer
September 15, 2018

Moon Township, PA — The Baldwin Highlanders (3-1 overall, 1-1 conference) took on the Moon Tigers (1-3, 0-2) for a conference matchup at Tigers Stadium. It was an offensive showdown throughout the entire game and there were multiple key defensive plays for both teams as well....