The Fumbler: Succeeding despite distractions

Published on Friday, 24 October 2014 6:00 am

... center stage. The Fumbler sees it often during football games, with players sporting wristbands, socks and even special jerseys with the color on it. It's actually become pretty trendy. So, each Friday ...

Varsity Notebook (Oct. 24, 2014)

Published on Friday, 24 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's edition of Varsity Notebook. "One more victory and the Aliquippa football team will have a string of perfection seldom seen in the history of the WPIAL. Aliquippa takes an ...

Athletes of the Week (Oct. 24, 2014)

Published on Friday, 24 October 2014 6:00 am

This week's Athletes of the Week are Clairton football player Lamont Wade and Penn-Trafford football/soccer player Casey Aunkst. Lamont Wade Clairton Last week: Wade, only a sophomore, eclipsed the 1,000-yard ...

Football: 2014 Week 9 schedule with game notes

Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 1:00 pm

Here's a closer look at Week 9 of the WPIAL and City League football season. Thursday City League Semifinals Brashear (4-3) vs. University Prep (4-2), 7 p.m. – Defending champion University Prep comes ...

Alumni Update - Andy Borgen (Saint Vincent)

Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 12:00 pm

Thomas More used three unanswered touchdowns in the second quarter to pull away, then went on to defeat Saint Vincent by a score of 49-7.   For the Bearcats, Andy Borgen, a Pine-Richland graduate, ...

Alumni Update - Brandon Short (Clarion)

Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 12:00 pm

Clarion's Brandon Short put-up outstanding defensive numbers despite the 30-16 loss at Seton Hill. The junior defensive end had a career day, racking up 11 tackles, including eight solo stops, two sacks ...

Alumni Update - Gabe Greco (Grove City)

Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 12:00 pm

PITTSBURGH -- The Grove City College football team dropped a 21-10 decision at Presidents' Athletic Conference foe Carnegie Mellon Saturday afternoon at Gesling Stadium. Gabe Greco completed 11 of ...

Alumni Update - Alec Schram (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 12:00 pm

Schram recorded a career-high eight tackles (four solo) in W&J's 34-3 win at Bethany on Saturday. He also intercepted his first career pass and walked into the end zone from four yards out after ...

Alumni Update - Jake Guiser (Geneva)

Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 12:00 pm

CLEVELAND, OH - Geneva scored on its opening possession – on a 1-yard run by sophomore Brandon Hacker (Columbiana, OH/Columbiana) but that turned out to be the only early highlight of the game for Geneva. ...

Football: Junior QB a bright spot for Hempfield

Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 6:00 am

Marky Billson profiles Hempfield quarterback Daniel Walters. "Through the Hempfield Area Spartans disappointing 2-6 season, there has been a silver lining, the consistent play of junior quarterback Daniel ...