Hockey: Indians’ rally come up just short against Shaler

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 8:30 am

West Allegheny had an opportunity Tuesdayto go into its final game before the holiday break sporting a .500 record. Shaler, though, had other ideas as the Titans jumped out to a 5-1 first-period ...

Hockey: Warriors’ losing streak hits eight

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 8:30 am

Penn-Trafford is still finding tough sledding in Class AAA this season.   A PIHL semifinalist a season ago, the Warriors lost their eighth consecutive game Tuesdaywhen they get rolled up, ...

Hockey: Golden Eagles struggling in Class A

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 8:30 am

An Open Cup playoff team in 2012-13 after going 13-6, Keystone Oaks dropped back to 5-14 last season. This season, after moving to Class A when the Open Division was disbanded, the Golden Eagles are ...

Hockey: Berner notches his third four-goal game

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 8:30 am

Brett Berner is having a senior season to remember for North Hills. The all-star forward netted four more goals Monday night to lead the Indians to a 7-5 victory against Plum. The win improved the ...

Hockey: Knights score first victory

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 8:15 am

  It only took 10 games, but on Monday Norwin became the last team in Class AA to post its first victory.   Michael Dandrea scored two goals and added a pair of helpers on Daniel Kiester’s ...

Hockey: Mt. Lebanon breaks out of offensive slump

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 8:15 am

Entering Monday’s game against State College, Mt. Lebanon was 1-5 in its previous six games, scoring a total of seven goals. But Monday, the offense almost reached that total, as the Blue Devils found ...

Hockey: Haberstroh helps Yellowjackets stay hot

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 8:15 am

Stone Haberstroh scored twice and added two assists to lift Freeport to a 5-3 win against Hempfield Monday night in a battle of potential Class A Penguins Cup contenders. The win marked the sixth in ...

Hockey: West Feature Athlete – OLSH’s Mark Richardson

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 8:00 am

Name: Mark Richardson School: Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Grade: 12 Sport: Hockey   Background: Is one of the leading scorers for the Crusaders this season with seven goals, 14 points, ...

Hockey: North Feature Athlete – Butler’s Clay Bachman

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 8:00 am

Name: Clay Bachman School: Butler Grade: 12 Sport: Hockey Background: Bachman, a 2013 PIHL all-star, has been one of the top goaltenders in Class AAA this season. He is third in saves and second ...

Hockey: OLSH regroups under new coach

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles the Our Lady of the Sacred Heart hockey team. "Considering that Our Lady of the Sacred Heart is only in its second season fielding a hockey team, there were inevitably going to ...

Hockey: Plum battles injuries, opponents

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles the Plum hockey team. "Before the high school hockey season began, it appeared Plum might have the talent to compete for a playoff spot in the newly restructured PIHL Class AA. ...

VIdeo: Hockey - South Fayette vs. South Park (Dec 12)

Published on Sunday, 14 December 2014 9:59 pm

South Fayette and South Park face each other in a single A Hockey match at Bethel Blade Runners, Friday, December 12, 2014.  South Park prevails scoring 9 goals to South Fayette's 4. Video by Marilyn ...

Hockey: Montour showing improvement

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Keith Barnes profiles the Montour hockey team. (Photo: Michael Skoff leads Montour in goals scored with seven through nine games. John Heller/Post-Gazette) "With two weeks off between games, the ...

Hockey: Reclassifying revitalizes Franklin Regional

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Keith Barnes profiles the Franklin Regional hockey team. "Franklin Regional has had an established hockey program for decades, but the Panthers are finding out something very valuable now that they've ...

Hockey: Familiar face is helping South Park rebuild

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Marky Billson profiles the South Park hockey team. (Photo: South Park's Tyler Gerhold, left, tries to skate around Montour's Anthony Hartwick. John Heller/Post-Gazette) "A generation ago Derek Podalak ...