The spring season officially got started this week - enjoy some high school sports photos selected from the Post-Gazette from the week of March 31-April 6.
(Photo: Portia McBride put up impressive numbers for the Elizabeth Forward softball team last season, going 17-8 with a 1.90 ERA and 166 strikeouts while earning all-section honors. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette.)
(Photo: North Allegheny's Zech Nachazel knocks the ball away from Butler's Jamison Smith during a game last week. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette.)
(Photo: Second baseman Devin Kelosky is one of many experienced seniors returning for Riverside this season. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette.)
(Photo: Sam Fragale is one of seven returning starters for Seneca Valley. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette.)
(Photo: Wayne Hydak is a returning starter who will pitch and play first base for Serra Catholic. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette.)
(Photo: Colin Kaye, the defending WPIAL Class AA singles champion, returns as Sewickley Academy's No. 1 singles player. Pam Panchak/Post-Gazette.)
(Photo: Samantha Gibson, a student at Trinity Christian School, has earned a scholarship to Central Arkansas for the heptathlon. Special to the Post-Gazette.)