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Senior Spotlights 2022

We are so proud of the accomplishments of our seniors, both on the ice and off!  We hope you'll enjoying reading about them and what is next in their lives.

MORGAN BLACK #67

Hockey Nickname: Mo

Position: Center

Number of Years Playing for SCS: Five

High School: North Allegheny

Plans for next season: I am planning on taking a post-grad year to play another season of hockey and take a few classes at Butler Community College. After this, I am going to attend a four-year university to play collegiate hockey and major in exercise science.

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory: Scoring the game-tying goal with 20 seconds left and scoring in the shootout at districts last season. 

Favorite SCS Off-Ice Memory:  Decorating the rink for Christmas, going to the Winking Lizard after winning districts, and going to Red Rock in Denver during Nationals.

Favorite Locker Room Song: Rasputin (has to be the club mix) because it is our win song.

Favorite Place to Eat On Away Weekends:  The Winking Lizard or Buffalo Wild Wings 


laura Crnarich #96

Hockey Nickname: Laura

Position: Forward

Number of Years Playing for SCS:  Five

High School: Pine-Richland

Plans for Next Season: Attending a four year college for civil engineering.

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory: During a practice we got to play tackle football.

Favorite SCS Off-Ice SCS Memory:  

My favorite memory was when my teammates and I were out running for conditions and saw a black bear only 30-40 feet away from us. Another favorite memory was going to Hundred Acres Manor with the team.

Favorite Locker Room Song: Rasputin

Favorite Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Panera


MEGAN CRNARICH #70

 

Position: Defense

Number of Years Playing for SCS: Five

High School: Pine Richland

Plans for Next Season: Attending a 4 year college for Civil Engineering

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory: Playing tackle football during practice

Favorite SCS Off-Ice SCS Memory: Going to 100 Acres Manor with the team and when a group of us saw a black bear when we were running for off-ice conditioning.

Favorite Locker Room Song: Rasputin

Favorte Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Panera


MAREK DEFFIBAUGH #64

Hockey Nickname: Mickey

Position: Defense

Number of Years Playing for SCS: One

High School: Connellsville Area

Plans for Next Season:  To go to college and possibly play for their team

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory:  Scoring my first goal of the season

Favorite SCS Off-Ice SCS Memory: Lindsey getting her hair dyed in the hotel bathroom

Favorite Locker Room Song: Rasputin (club version) or crank that by Soulja Boy

Favorite Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Any Indian restaurant


CASEY FRANK #27

 

Hockey Nickname:  Case

Position: Goalie

Number of Years Playing for SCS: Two

High School: Seneca Valley

Plans for Next Season: Continue my education and athletic career at Trine University.

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory:  End of the game hugs from all my teammates.

Favorite SCS Off-Ice Memory: My pre-game ritual with Tierny.

Favorite Locker Room Song: Anything Kanye

Favorite Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Tim Hortons


tierney hilton #22

Hockey Nickname: Tieney

Position: Defense

Number of Years Playing for SCS: Two

High School: Neshannock

Plans for Next Season: Enlist in the Navy and attend the Navy Nuclear Power School in Charleston, South Carolina

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory: Hugging Casey Frank after games and chest bumps with Dani Karol

Favorite SCS Off-Ice Memory: Hunting for Brad Karol for pre-game fist bumps

Favorite Locker Room Song: Stacey's Mom

Favorite Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Chick-Fil-A


KALEIGH HURD #13

Hockey Nickname: K

Position: RightWing

Number of Years Playing for SCS: Six

High School: 21st Century Cyber Charter

Plans for Next Season: Continue playing for Steel City 19u while taking courses to obtain my Real Estate license

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory: Winning two games at Nationals on my birthday

Favorite SCS Off-Ice Memory: Piercing Lilly's ears seven times in one weekend

Favorite Locker Room Song: Starships by Nicki Minaj

Favorite Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Tropical Smoothie Cafe


LILLIAN JOHNSON #16

Hockey Nickname: Lil's

Position: Defense

Number of Years Playing for SCS: Six

High School: Highlands

Plans for Next Season: Attend college

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory: Scoring after Amanda bet I would not.

Favorite SCS Off-Ice Memory:  Piercing Amanda’s ears because I scored and she bet I would not.

Favorite Locker Room Song: Click click Boom

Favorite Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Chick-Fil-A


MIRANDA NAYLOR #39

Hockey Nickname: Nails

Position: Center

Number of Years Playing for SCS: Two

High School: Burrell

Plans for Next Season: Study chemical engineering and play on the team wherever I end up going.

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory: Getting second place at nationals

Favorite SCS Off-Ice Memory:  Kaleigh and Lilly piercing my ears in the hotel room

Favorite Locker Room Song: Gangnam Style

Favorite Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Texas Roadhouse


madison vaughan #58

Hockey Nickname: Maddie Vaughan

Position: Center

Number of Years Playing for SCS: Three

High School: Seneca Valley

Plans for Next Season: Attend a four year college and play hockey

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory: Winning the Columbus Day showcase tournament this year

Favorite SCS Off-Ice Memory:  Playing spoons and Scattergories during away weekends in the hotels

Favorite Locker Room Song: Rasputin

Favorite Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Wendy's


svetlana yarosh #85

Hockey Nickname: Svet

Position: Left Wing

Number of Years Playing for SCS: Five

High School: Canon-McMillan

Plans for Next Season: Attend a 4 year college to study biology

Favorite SCS On-Ice Memory: Playing in my first championship game at Nationals and scoring the first goal of the game

Favorite SCS Off-Ice Memory:  When my u16 team of 2020 went for for our off ice run with coach Tim and we ran into a bear.

Favorite Locker Room Song: Rasputin

Favorite Place to Eat When on Away Weekends:  Chick-Fil-A