Hockey: Franklin Regional continues to dominate

Published on Thursday, 12 January 2017 7:30 am

It's beginning to get a bit humdrum. Franklin Regional wins again. This time, the Panthers rolled over Norwin, 9-0, in a game the Knights only mustered eight shots on goal. Franklin Regional (13-0-0) ...

Hockey: Moon hoping to pull away from the pack

Published on Thursday, 12 January 2017 7:30 am

No team in the Class 2A West Division has really been able to get on a hot enough streak to pull away from the rest of the pack. Moon, though, might have just the right amount of mojo. Not only are ...

Hockey: Butler looking to gain separation

Published on Thursday, 12 January 2017 7:00 am

There isn't much that separates Butler from Pine-Richland. Nothing that matters at least. Both teams have identical 5-8-1 records and are locked in a tie for the eighth and final PIHL Class 3A playoff ...

Hockey: Chartiers Valley meets Baldwin tonight in key matchup

Published on Thursday, 12 January 2017 7:00 am

Chartiers Valley is tied with South Fayette for first place in the Class 1A West Division and has a game-in-hand on the Lions. Baldwin (7-3-1), however, has played one less game than the Colts and only ...

Hockey: Central Catholic closing in on playoff berth

Published on Thursday, 12 January 2017 7:00 am

When Central Catholic takes the ice tonight for its second go-round with Bethel Park, there will be more than just one win at stake. For the Vikings, a victory will all but certainly clinch a PIHL Class ...

Hockey: Montour keeping its eye on another matchup tonight

Published on Thursday, 12 January 2017 7:00 am

Montour has the night off tonight, so it wouldn't be a stretch to see a few Spartans players make their way out to Ice Castle in Castle Shannon to watch Chartiers Valley and Baldwin face off with first ...

Photo Journal: Hockey - South Fayette vs. Beaver (Jan. 9)

Published on Wednesday, 11 January 2017 6:08 pm

  Beaver was at South Fayette for a PIHL Varsity A hockey game, Monday, January 9 at Mt. Lebanon Rec. Center.  South Fayette moved to the number two spot in the section with this 5-2 win over ...

Photo Journal: Hockey - Beaver at South Fayette (Jan. 9)

Published on Wednesday, 11 January 2017 6:02 pm

Beaver was at South Fayette for a PIHL Varsity A hockey game, Monday, January 9 at Mt. Lebanon Rec. Center.  South Fayette moved to the number two spot in the section with this 5-2 win over Beaver. ...

Video: Hockey - South Fayette 5, Beaver 2 (Jan. 9)

Published on Tuesday, 10 January 2017 3:00 pm

Beaver was at South Fayette for a PIHL Varsity A hockey game, Monday, January 9 at. Mt. Lebanon Rec. Center.  Beaver made a clear run for game up to the third period when South Fayette pulled away ...

High School Hockey Notebook (Jan. 6, 2017)

Published on Friday, 06 January 2017 5:00 am

Keith Barnes has this week's Hockey Notebook. "If there was ever a team that needed to drop down in classification it was the Chartiers Valley hockey team. And, thanks to the PIHL's annual realignment, ...

Hockey: South Feature Athlete - South Park's Jakob Hickey

Published on Thursday, 05 January 2017 7:50 am

Name: Jakob Hickey School: South Park Grade: 12 Sport: Hockey Position: Forward Background: Hickey is the leading scorer for the Eagles this season with 10 goals and 13 points. He is the team's only double-digit ...

Hockey: East Feature Athlete - Penn-Trafford's Nathan Mickey

Published on Thursday, 05 January 2017 7:50 am

Name: Nathan Mickey School: Penn-Trafford Grade: 12 Sport: Hockey Position: Forward Background: Mickey is tied with Quaker Valley junior Beau Tomczak for seventh in PIHL Class 2A in scoring with 24 points. ...

Hockey: West Feature Athlete - West Allegheny's Martin Durkin

Published on Thursday, 05 January 2017 7:50 am

Name: Martin Durkin School: West Allegheny Grade: 12 Sport: Hockey Position: Forward Background: Durkin's father's name is also Martin, so he goes by Thomas, his middle name. Durkin is one of the few ...

Hockey: North Allegheny hopes to get back on track

Published on Thursday, 05 January 2017 7:30 am

Losing two out of three is not really a cause for panic. It was, however, enough to knock North Allegheny out of first place in Class 3A. On Tuesday, Central Catholic (9-3-0) held off a late Tigers ...

Hockey: Central Catholic vaults into No. 1 spot

Published on Thursday, 05 January 2017 7:30 am

It took all season, with Central Catholic playing from behind because the schedule had its games backloaded, but the Vikings can finally say they are the No. 1 team in Class 3A. At least until tonight. ...

Hockey: Montour misses out on big opportunity

Published on Thursday, 05 January 2017 7:30 am

Montour was so close to being within one win of first place Chartiers Valley in the Class 1A West Division, the team had to smell it. All the Spartans had to do was close out the third period against ...

Hockey: Seneca Valley picks up much needed win

Published on Thursday, 05 January 2017 7:00 am

If there was ever a tipping for a season, Seneca Valley faced it on Tuesday night when it took on Peters Township. And for the first time in a while, things tipped in the Raiders favor as Noah Watkiss ...

Hockey: Baldwin opens the new year with big win

Published on Thursday, 05 January 2017 7:00 am

Baldwin needed a big win to get itself back into contention for first place in the Class A West Division and the Highlanders got it. On Monday, the team opened the new year with a 6-4, come-from-behind, ...