The following photos feature boys soccer teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2016 season.
(Photo: North Allegheny's James Nolan heads the ball in a game earlier this season. Rebecca Droke/Post-Gazette)
(Photo: Sewickley Academy's Ben Mulholland, right, works against Freedom's Josh Beck in a game earlier this season. Mulholland and the Panthers are headed to the PIAA Class 1A title game. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette)
(Photo: Quaker Valley's Jon Wicker collides with Shady Side Academy's Daniel Palmer in the first half of the WPIAL Class 2A championship Nov. 5. Lake Fong/Post-Gazette)
(Photo: Noah Domencic, bottom, and Seneca Valley have used a defensive mindset to start the season 7-0-1. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)
(Photo: Matt Freed/Post-Gazette Chartiers Valley's Charlie Kovach heads the ball against Mars' Corey Heim in the WPIAL 3A championship Saturday at Highmark Stadium. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette)
(Photo: Noah Domencic (5) from Seneca Valley drives the ball down the field at Butler Intermediate High School in Butler on Sept. 22. Seneca Valley won, 2-0. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)