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 ...

Hockey: Tornadoes’ Guentner moving on

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 7:30 am

Mike Guentner, who took over Butler in 2011-12 in the midst of a 1-21 season and led the team to the playoffs the past two seasons, has stepped down as the Tornadoes varsity hockey coach. Guentner, ...

Hockey: Quaker Valley trails from start in title game loss

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 7:15 am

It only took Bayard Rustin 42 seconds to get on the board Saturday in the Class A Pennsylvania Cup, and the Knights never trailed in a 5-2 win against Quaker Valley. The loss ends a great run for the ...

Hockey: Indians’ Baker closes out PIHL career strong

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 7:15 am

Brian Baker saved some of his best hockey for last. The senior goaltender for Peters Township finished off a stellar career with a great postseason, helping the Indians win the Class AAA Penguins Cup ...

Hockey: Perkins finishes as one of Quakers’ best

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 7:15 am

Jimmy Perkins’ hockey career came to an end last weekend, and he finished as one of the best scorers in Quaker Valley history. Perkins had a goal in the team’s 5-2 loss to Bayard Rustin in the Class ...

Hockey: Quakers’ Quinn named Player of Month

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 7:00 am

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced last week that Quaker Valley sophomore Connor Quinn was one of the Highmark PIHL Players of the Month for February. Quinn was red-hot last month, scoring 12 goals ...

Hockey: Black Hawks Worcester honored

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 7:00 am

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced last week that Bethel Park senior Jake Worcester was one of the Highmark PIHL Players of the Month for February. Worcester scored four goals in February, three of ...

Hockey: North Hills’ Berner honored for play last month

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 7:00 am

  The Pittsburgh Penguins announced last week that North Hills junior Brett Berner was one of the Highmark PIHL Players of the Month for February Berner had six goals and five assists in six February ...

Hockey: Loss ruins the finale for Quaker Valley seniors

Published on Thursday, 27 March 2014 6:00 am

Ryan Riordan profiles the Quaker Valley hockey team. "Saturday's Pennsylvania Cup loss to Bayard Rustin of West Chester closed the books on the careers of 10 Quaker Valley seniors who played major roles ...