3 things to know for April 13: Volleyball, WCCA, Pantry

3 things to know for April 13: Volleyball, WCCA, Pantry

1. Volleyball Defeats Plum

Derry won 3-1 vs Plum. Scores were 18-25, 25-21, 25-15, and 25-15.  Nick Allison and Morgan Sobota each had 7 kills to lead the way.  Ethan Frye, Gabe Carbonara and Noah Berkhimer all chipped in with 5 kills each.  Elijah Wigand had 9 digs and Matt Rhoades 27 assists.

Derry JV lost 2-1. Scores were 25-20, 21-25, 12-15.  Duke Klapchar and Sebastian Schall each had 3 kills.  Cam McNichol had 6 digs and John Shumaker had 12 assists. Mason Beeman had 3 aces.

2. WCCA Scholarships

The Westmoreland County Coaches Association offers scholarships to student-athletes within Westmoreland County. Scholarships of $1000 or more have been granted to high school seniors who participate in high school athletics.  Students can see Coach Smeltzer to pick up an application.  The application must be signed by a coach who is a member of the WCCA.  DA coaches who are members: Smeltzer, Brisbane and Kelly.  They do not have to be YOUR coach in order to sign the application.

3. Food Pantry

Students attending the Food Pantry on Wednesday, April 20th need to turn in their permission slip to Ms. Smolleck as soon as possible.


Chicken Tender Basket, Garlic Toast, French Fries, Fruit, and Milk


Although today is a sad day for all of us, please keep laughing as loud as possible in Gilbert’s honor.

Tweeted his family after it was found that Gilbert Gottfried, the beloved brash comedian, died Tuesday at the age of 67, after having type II myotonic dystrophy, a kind of muscular dystrophy disease that his publicist identified as a rare genetic muscle disorder. Gottfried is most well-known for being the voice of Lago in ‘Aladdin.’

TODAY’S NUMBER: $800,000

Kurt Cobain’s guitar from ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ is to be sold at auction and is expected to fetch up to $800,000. Smells like money to me.