Football: Veteran Perry coach resigns

Published on Wednesday, 26 February 2014 5:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Mike White reports that Bill Gallagher has resigned as Perry's football coach. Click here to read his story. "You need two hands to count the number of City League football championships ...

Football: Nola installed as Gateway coach

Published on Thursday, 20 February 2014 4:59 am

... a heavy heart and a re-energized spirit. Nola, who coached the Clairton High School football team to national prominence, officially was named the new coach at Gateway Wednesday night. He leaves Clairton ...

Football: Gateway hires Clairton's Nola

Published on Tuesday, 18 February 2014 5:00 am

... Gators swamp. Nola, who coached the Clairton Bears football team to multiple championships and a 66-game winning streak, has agreed to become the new coach of the Gateway Gators. Nola's hiring won't ...

Alumni Update – Aaron Donald (Pittsburgh)

Published on Wednesday, 12 February 2014 12:00 pm

PITTSBURGH—Three University of Pittsburgh football products will participate in the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine held this month in Indianapolis, Ind.                              ...

Football: Knoch's Shinsky signs with Kent State

Published on Saturday, 08 February 2014 6:00 pm

... at Knoch, signed a national letter of intent with Kent State. Shinsky is one of the top football players Knoch has produced in recent memory. A 6-foot-5, 250-pound offensive-defensive lineman, Shinsky ...

Football: City League standouts make college choices

Published on Friday, 07 February 2014 2:46 pm

Marquis Martin donned a green and white uniform the past few seasons at Allderdice. He'll be wearing the same colors the next four years, as well. Martin, a linebacker who was second in the City League ...

Recruit Report (Feb. 7, 2014)

Published on Friday, 07 February 2014 6:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Mike White has this week's edition of Recruit Report. Click here to read his story. "The class of 2014 in Southwestern Pennsylvania football didn't produce as many Division I-A recruits ...

Football: Clairton coach shows interest in Gateway job

Published on Tuesday, 04 February 2014 5:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Mike White reports that Clairton football coach Tom Nola is a candidate for the same position at Gateway. Click here to read his story. "There is a chance Tom Nola could go from the ...

Football: Signing day still thrill for football recruits

Published on Monday, 03 February 2014 6:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Sam Werner reports that local high school football players are looking forward to Wednesday's National Signing Day. Click here to read his story. "Last year, the highlight of national ...

Where are they now? (Jan. 31, 2014)

Published on Friday, 31 January 2014 6:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Mike White has this week's edition of "Where are they now?" Click here to read the story. "While his younger brothers are leading one of the top high school basketball teams in Western ...

Football: Realignment affects West teams

Published on Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Joe Koch examines how the WPIAL football realignment will affect West Xtra schools. Click here to read his story. "When it comes to WPIAL football, change is ...

Football: East teams affected by realignment

Published on Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Joe Koch examines how the WPIAL football realignment will affect East Xtra schools. Click here to read his story. "For Gateway High School, the 2014 football ...

Football: Some South teams hit with realignment

Published on Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Joe Koch examines how the WPIAL football realignment will affect South Xtra schools. Click here to read his story. "Change is coming for many of the schools ...

Football: Realignment shuffles some North teams

Published on Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Joe Koch examines how the WPIAL football realignment will affect North Xtra schools. Click here to read his story. "When the WPIAL announced its classification ...

Football: WPIAL has 15 picked for Big 33

Published on Wednesday, 29 January 2014 6:00 am

The Pennsylvania team for the Big 33 Football Classic was announced Tuesday and the squad has a heavy WPIAL flavor. Almost half of the 34-player team is made up of WPIAL players as 15 seniors from the ...

High School Notebook (Jan. 28, 2014)

Published on Tuesday, 28 January 2014 6:00 am

In today's High School Notebook, Post-Gazette writer Mike White reports that Kittanning football standout Nick Bowers made a verbal commitment to Pitt on Monday. In addition, Greensburg Central Catholic ...

Varsity Xtra: Splash play -- Athlete has rare two-sport resume

Published on Friday, 24 January 2014 6:00 am

In this week's Varsity Xtra cover story, Post-Gazette writer Rick Davis profiles Central Catholic's Riley Redman, a rare athlete who excels in both football and diving. Click here to read his story. (Photo: Riley ...

Recruit Report (Jan. 24, 2014)

Published on Friday, 24 January 2014 6:00 am

... Pennsylvania football recruiting front. Just about every senior Division I-A prospect in the WPIAL has made his college decision and just about every one of them had decided before the new year. There ...

High School Highlights (Jan. 24, 2014)

Published on Friday, 24 January 2014 6:00 am

Elizabeth Forward girls dealt 1st section loss For the first time in almost two years, Elizabeth Forward dropped a section game. Alexis Yanief scored 25 points to help host Thomas Jefferson (10-6, 5-3) ...