In his latest high school notebook, Post-Gazette writer Mike White writes about Root Sports television releasing its WPIAL football broadcast schedule, and reports that Sto-Rox quarterback Lenny Williams will miss the first few weeks of the season while he recovers from a hand injury. Click here to read the story.
(Photo: Sto-Rox quarterback Lenny Williams, who could miss the first two games of the season with an unconventional injury. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette)
"Root Sports television will again air Thursday night WPIAL football games.
Some will be televised live and some on tape delay after Pirates or Penguins games. The games start Sept. 5 with a live broadcast of Seneca Valley at Pine-Richland.
The Thursday games feature some of the WPIAL's top teams and players. The rest of the schedule:
Sept. 12, Neshannock at Sto-Rox (tape delayed); Sept. 26, Washington at Jeannette; Oct. 3, West Mifflin vs. Elizabeth Forward (tape delayed); Oct. 10, Blackhawk at Montour; Oct. 17, Hampton at Franklin Regional (tape delayed); Oct. 24, McKeesport at Gateway."