Index: 2013-14 Ice Hockey Review

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 7:00 am

Sports Town will review the 2013-14 school year in July. Today we will revisit the hockey season. Penguins Cup Champions: Peters Township (AAA), Bishop Canevin (AA), Quaker Valley (A). Flyers Cup Champions: ...

Hockey: 2014 North Season Recap

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 7:00 am

Quaker Valley has had quite the three year in run. The Quakers won gone 70-4-1 over the past three seasons and notched their third consecutive Class A Penguins Cup title with an 8-2 victory against Thomas ...

Hockey: 2014 South Season Recap

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 7:00 am

... stopped 41 shots in the 4-2 victory against Bethel Park and followed it with a 30-save performance against La Salle. But it was Bethel Park that won the title as the nation's best high school hockey ...

Hockey: 2014 East Season Recap

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 7:00 am

Last season, Penn-Trafford won just three of its 21 games. This season, the Warriors were two wins away from Penguins Cup champions. Penn-Trafford won 14 games and advanced to the Class AAA Penguins ...

Hockey: 2014 West Season Recap

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 7:00 am

Beaver hockey's turnaround was the highlight of the West zone. The Bobcats hadn't made the postseason since 2008 prior to this past season, but Beaver went 12-10 and won its first-round playoff game against ...

Hockey: 2014 North Photo Recap

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature hockey players from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2013-14 season. (Photo: Paul Heflin, a student at Avonworth High School, clears the ...

Hockey: 2014 South Photo Recap

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature hockey players from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2013-14 season. (Photo: Despite facing a barrage of shots this season, including ...

Hockey: 2014 East Photo Recap

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature hockey players from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2013-14 season. (Photo: Plum goaltender James Borriello smacks away a shot against ...

Hockey: 2014 West Photo Recap

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature hockey players from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2013-14 season. (Photo: Paul Heflin, a student at Avonworth High School, clears the ...

Hockey: Former assistant takes Butler coaching job

Published on Thursday, 03 July 2014 6:00 am

Ryan Riordan profiles new Butler hockey coach Mike Guentner. "When Mike Guentner took over the head coaching duties of the Butler Area High School varsity hockey team midway through the 2011-12 season, ...

Alumni Update - Jason Evans (Chatham)

Published on Tuesday, 13 May 2014 10:43 pm

PITTSBURGH, PA – Chatham University Head Ice Hockey Coach Jason Evans will be inducted into the Carrick High School Hall of Fame during a ceremony on May 25, 2014.  The induction will be held at ...

Hockey: 2014 West Stellar Six

Published on Thursday, 03 April 2014 6:00 am

Here is the Post-Gazette's 2014 West Stellar Six hockey team. Randy Unger, Bishop Canevin, Forward, Sr., 5-8, 165. Led Class AA in points during the regular season with 75, the most in the classification ...

Hockey: 2014 East Stellar Six

Published on Thursday, 03 April 2014 6:00 am

Here is the Post-Gazette's 2014 East Stellar Six hockey team. Jake Miller, Penn-Trafford, Forward, Sr., 5-8, 155. Led Class AAA in points (54) during regular season while leading Warriors to Penguins ...

Hockey: 2014 South Stellar Six

Published on Thursday, 03 April 2014 6:00 am

Here is the Post-Gazette's 2014 South Stellar Six hockey team. Brian Baker, Peters Township, Goaltender, Sr., 5-10, 155. Went 4-0 with a 1.25 goals-against average and .948 save percentage in the postseason. Chris ...

Hockey: 2014 North Stellar Six

Published on Thursday, 03 April 2014 6:00 am

Here is the Post-Gazette's 2014 North Stellar Six hockey team. Jimmy Perkins, Quaker Valley, Forward, Sr., 5-8, 160. The leading scorer in the PIHL's top three classifications with 49 goals and 86 points. Connor ...

Hockey: Bethel Park wins national title

Published on Thursday, 03 April 2014 6:00 am

Ryan Riordan profiles the Bethel Park hockey team. "On the ride from Bethel Park to Omaha, Neb., for the USA Hockey High School Hockey National Championships last week, one of the movies Bethel Park ...

High School Notebook (Mar. 31, 2014)

Published on Monday, 31 March 2014 5:00 am

Mike White has this week's High School Notebook. "Jeff Ackermann, who once won three consecutive WPIAL basketball championships, apparently will not be back as Moon High School's boys coach. Ackermann ...

Hockey: 2014 Stellar Six

Published on Sunday, 30 March 2014 5:00 am

The Post-Gazette presents its 2014 Stellar Six hockey team. "Quaker Valley senior Jimmy Perkins has a knack for scoring, especially in big moments. So when the Quakers trailed Freeport, 2-1, early ...

Hockey: Bishop Canevin offense sputters at end of season

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 7:30 am

Bishop Canevin (23-3) led Class AA with 145 goals during the regular season, and then scored 14 in its first two postseason games. It was never held below three goals in any of its first 24 games. But ...

Hockey: Bethel Park starts national tournament strong

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 7:30 am

Playing in the first game of Group A at the USA Hockey National Championship high school hockey tournament Wednesday, Bethel Park showed the rest of the country it will be a force this week. The Black ...