Alumni Update - Jesse Hinkle (Chatham)

Published on Tuesday, 03 May 2016 12:00 pm

Bethany, W. Va. –Today the Chatham Cougars Women's and Men's Track and Field team competed at the PAC Championships.   Jesse Hinkle, a Thomas Jefferson graduate, dominated the competition ...

Alumni Update - Henri Wade-Chatman (Edinboro)

Published on Tuesday, 03 May 2016 12:00 pm

... Award recipient as the Senior Female Athlete of the Year and men's basketball  standout Henri Wade-Chatman was selected the Sox Harrison Award winner as the Senior Male Athlete of the Year. Wade-Chatman ...

Move is made to bring PIAA championships to Pittsburgh

Published on Friday, 29 April 2016 5:00 am

... Petersen Events Center won a bid to play host to the basketball championships for the third consecutive year. But for The Pete's sake, it isn't stopping at winning the rights for the WPIAL finals. Pitt ...

Xtra Points (Apr. 29, 2016)

Published on Friday, 29 April 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has this week's Xtra Points column. "The kid had never wanted to be a pitcher in the first place. So when he tried it for the first time years ago and lost in the final inning, he was just ...

High School Notebook (Apr. 29, 2016)

Published on Friday, 29 April 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "In his first season as Pine-Richland's girls basketball coach, Tom Reighard took the team to the WPIAL Class AAAA semifinals for the first time in 18 years ...

Alumni Update - Addy Knetzer (Waynesburg)

Published on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 12:00 pm

Addy Knetzer, a Chartiers-Houston graduate, was the top Division III performer in the javelin, shot put and discus at last Wednesday’s PAC South Quad. She won the javelin with a throw of 118 feet, ...

Boys Basketball: North Allegheny coach resigns

Published on Friday, 22 April 2016 5:00 am

Dave DeGregorio has been highly successful as North Allegheny High School's boys basketball coach, but he resigned today. DeGregorio was North Allegheny's coach for 12 seasons. His teams were perennial ...

Boys Basketball: Allderdice makes mark on all-state team

Published on Friday, 15 April 2016 11:30 am

Allderdice made its mark on the basketball court this season, so it's no surprise that a few of its players and its coach picked up some impressive postseason awards. Post-Gazette Player of the Year James ...

Basketball: Honors for City, WPIAL coaches

Published on Sunday, 10 April 2016 5:00 am

No boy from the WPIAL or City League was selected the Pennsylvania player of the year for basketball this season. But the voters seemed to like what some Western Pennsylvania coaches did. The Pennsylvania ...

Boys Basketball: 2016 All-State Teams

Published on Saturday, 09 April 2016 8:00 pm

The 2016 Pennsylvania sports writers' boys all-state basketball team, as chosen by a statewide panel. CLASS AAAA First Team Name, School Ht. Cl. Avg. Nazeer Bostick, Roman Catholic, 6-4 sr, 11.6 ppg ...

Girls Basketball: 2016 All-State Teams

Published on Saturday, 09 April 2016 8:00 pm

The 2016 Pennsylvania sports writers' girls all-state basketball team, as chosen by a statewide panel. CLASS AAAA First Team Name, School Ht. Cl. Avg. Tysha Brown, Harrisburg, 5-6, Sr., 20.6 Alayna ...

Xtra Points (Apr. 8, 2016)

Published on Friday, 08 April 2016 5:00 am

... the scenes with the old, illustrious Dapper Dan Roundball Classic. I miss a lot of things about the Roundball. It was such a unique, great event for Pittsburgh, an all-star basketball game that was a ...

Xtra Points (Apr. 1, 2016)

Published on Friday, 01 April 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has this week's Xtra Points. "After many nights and days in countless gyms, let's empty the notebook and clean off the laptop with thoughts, notes and memories of the 2015-16 high school basketball ...

Basketball: Best of the best - Fab 5 by classification

Published on Friday, 01 April 2016 5:00 am

The Fabulous 5 all-star basketball teams by classification are an extension of the Post-Gazette's yearly tradition, the Fab 5. The teams are made up of the top five players in the WPIAL and City League ...