Football: Class of 2017 has high-level talent and depth

Published on Friday, 29 July 2016 6:00 am

Mike White updates the recruitment of several of the WPIAL's top football players. "For Donovan Jeter, the summer has been about trimming. No, Jeter doesn't have a landscaping job. He has been busy ...

Football: Beaver Falls standout trims his list to five

Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 8:00 pm

Donovan Jeter is considered one of the top high school defensive tackles in the country and has a long list of scholarship offers. Tonight, the Beaver Falls senior cut his list of potential college destinations ...

Football: Montour senior chooses a college

Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 8:00 pm

... To Play Football. With this Being Said...  I'm Blessed And Proud To Say That I Will Be committing To Play Football At The University OF Central Florida #UCFast #ChargeOn -- @masoncholewa  ...

Football: Yale pulls in three WPIAL recruits

Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 9:30 am

Notre Dame isn't the only school from outside of Pennsylvania to pick up multiple commitments from WPIAL players in recent months. Yale is doing a great job of that, too. Three WPIAL seniors have committed ...

High School Notebook (July 28)

Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 6:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "Alex Kirilloff says the toughest adjustment to professional baseball has been mental. Kirilloff has made the physical part look easy. Kirilloff, who ...

Football: 2015 Honor Roll

Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 7:00 am

... Class A - Bishop Guilfoyle 35, Farrell 0 All-Star Teams Football: 2015 Pa. Sports Writers All-State Teams (All Four Classes) Football: PG's 2015 Fabulous 22 All-Stars Football: 2015 Class AAAA All-Conference ...

Xtra Points (July 22, 2016)

Published on Friday, 22 July 2016 6:00 am

... call, simply to congratulate these coaches on their nine lives. Here was a legendary former Steelers assistant coach, a Pro Football Hall of Famer, giving kudos to ... nine high school coaches? "I ...

Football: Neshannock quarterback picks Robert Morris

Published on Thursday, 14 July 2016 6:00 pm

... Division 1 football. I am truly blessed to have this opportunity!! -- @frankantuono7 As a junior, Antuono completed 120 of 189 passes (63 percent) for 1,803 yards, 19 touchdowns and five interceptions. ...

Football: Former Gateway player commits to Notre Dame

Published on Monday, 11 July 2016 7:00 pm

Notre Dame is doing an excellent job recruiting Western Pennsylvania, receiving commitments from some of the WPIAL's top players in recent months. The Irish's latest commitment doesn't attend school in ...

Index: 2015 Football Review

Published on Sunday, 10 July 2016 8:00 am

Sports Town will review the 2015-16 school year during July. Today we revisit the football season. WPIAL Champs - Central Catholic (AAAA), Thomas Jefferson (AAA), Aliquippa (AA), Clairton (A). PIAA Champs ...

Football: 2015 North Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 10 July 2016 8:00 am

There were a lot of big-time playmakers from the Post-Gazette's Northern coverage region who stole headlines during the WPIAL's 2015 high school football season. Especially up North, it was the year of ...

Football: 2015 South Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 10 July 2016 8:00 am

Less than five miles separate Thomas Jefferson and Clairton. The neighbors could have car-pooled last November, as both of their seasons included a trip to Heinz Field and a WPIAL title. Championship ...

Football: 2015 East Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 10 July 2016 8:00 am

A loss in the WPIAL championship game left Central Catholic with a bitter taste in its mouth following the 2014 season. Luckily for the Vikings, the 2015 season ended with nothing but sweetness. It ...

Football: 2015 West Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 10 July 2016 8:00 am

As always, local teams had golden dreams when practice started in the heat of the August sun, but when the curtain fell on the season in the cold of December, no team reached those goals. Aliquippa came ...

Football: 2015 North Photo Recap

Published on Sunday, 10 July 2016 8:00 am

The following photos feature football teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015 season. (Photo: Avonworth quarterback Zach Chandler became the first QB in WPIAL ...

Football: 2015 South Photo Recap

Published on Sunday, 10 July 2016 8:00 am

The following photos feature football teams from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015 season. (Photo: After catching a touchdown pass, McKeesport running back Khaleke ...

Football: 2015 East Photo Recap

Published on Sunday, 10 July 2016 8:00 am

The following photos feature football teams from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015 season. (Photo: Miles Sanders finished his Woodland Hills career as the WPIAL's fifth ...

Football: 2015 West Photo Recap

Published on Sunday, 10 July 2016 8:00 am

The following photos feature football teams from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015 season. (Photo: Aliquippa Kaezon Pugh celebrates after the Quips beat Martinsburg ...