Move is made to bring PIAA championships to Pittsburgh

Published on Friday, 29 April 2016 5:00 am

Mike White reports on the future of the WPIAL and PIAA championships. "The WPIAL recently announced championship sites for the next school year in a number of sports and the University of Pittsburgh's ...

Boys Tennis: WPIAL doubles champs crowned

Published on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 5:00 am

For Jared Isaacs and Richard Hoffman, it was the championship performance they hoped to have a year ago. For Don and Ryan Gex, it was a repeat championship performance. Those were the story lines from ...

Football: Five of Ambridge's top players have transferred

Published on Friday, 08 April 2016 5:00 am

Mike White reports on the exodus of top football players from Ambridge. "The Ambridge High School football team has taken a hard hit with the recent transfers of five of the Bridgers' top players. A ...

High School Notebook (Mar. 30, 2016)

Published on Wednesday, 30 March 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. (Photo: Madison Wiltrout is hoping to possibly compete April 15 in the Latrobe/Hempfield Invitational. Pam Panchak/Post-Gazette) "The best javelin thrower ...

Football: Central Catholic star commits to Notre Dame

Published on Monday, 21 March 2016 5:00 am

The Notre Dame college football team has landed one of the top high school players in the WPIAL junior class. David Adams, a highly-touted linebacker at Central Catholic High School, announced on Twitter ...

High School Notebook (Mar. 2, 2016)

Published on Wednesday, 02 March 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. (Photo: Pine-Richland coach Jeff Ackermann hugs Alex Goitz as he comes out of the game against North Hills Saturday in the WPIAL Class AAAA championship ...

High School Notebook (Feb. 17, 2016)

Published on Wednesday, 17 February 2016 5:00 am

... All 16 do not want what the WPIAL has decided on," said Ed Dalton, football coach and athletic director at McGuffey."  ...

WPIAL announces 2016-17 section, conference alignments

Published on Tuesday, 16 February 2016 5:00 am

With the WPIAL's release Monday of new alignments for all sports, teams know their conference and section opponents for the next school year. But some of the big news in football is what teams will not ...

Football: 2016-17 WPIAL sectional alignments

Published on Tuesday, 16 February 2016 5:00 am

Class 6A: 14 teams Section 1: North Allegheny, Seneca Valley, Butler, Pine-Richland, Shaler, Central Catholic, Penn Hills. Section 2: Hempfield, Norwin, Altoona, Bethel Park, Peters Township, Mt. Lebanon, ...

High School Notebook (Feb. 12, 2016)

Published on Friday, 12 February 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. (Photo: Might Imani Christian freshman Cali Konek finally meet her match in the scoring department Saturday? Matt Freed/Post-Gazette) "When the WPIAL ...

Alumni Update - Niel Loebig (Duquesne)

Published on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 3:40 pm

PITTSBURGH -- The 2015-16 Merle E. Gilliand Duquesne University Sports Hall of Fame class of men's basketball player Aaron Jackson A'09, women's basketball player Kristi Little-Kaack A'09, football ...

Football: Riverside looks back to the future

Published on Friday, 05 February 2016 6:00 am

Drew Karpen profiles new Riverside football coach Ron Sciarro. "It isn't the most conventional game plan, but for the Riverside football program, it decided to go back in time to move forward. Last ...

Football: West Allegheny grad stands out in all-star game

Published on Friday, 05 February 2016 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles West Allegheny graduate Mike Caputo, who is now a standout football player at Wisconsin. "It was the day before the 91st East-West Shrine Game in St. Petersburg, Fla., and Wisconsin ...

Football: Shaler grad headed to Super Bowl

Published on Friday, 05 February 2016 6:00 am

Stephen Nesbitt profiles Shaler graduate Steve Labate, who is now an athletic trainer for the Carolina Panthers. "While the Steelers bowed out of the NFL playoffs last month, one Pittsburgh local still ...