High School Football Notebook (Dec. 15, 2014)

Published on Monday, 15 December 2014 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Football Notebook. "HERSHEY, Pa. -- For the first time in seven years, four WPIAL teams played for PIAA titles this past weekend. The league batted only .250 in the ...

Football: Pine-Richland suffers loss in PIAA final

Published on Sunday, 14 December 2014 5:00 am

Mike White covered Saturday's PIAA Class AAAA championship between Pine-Richland and St. Joseph's Prep. (Photo: Pine Richland's D'ondre Gastion carries for a touchdown against St. Joseph Prep in ...

Football: South Fayette makes it back-to-back PIAA titles

Published on Sunday, 14 December 2014 5:00 am

Craig Meyer covered Saturday's PIAA Class AA championship between South Fayette and Dunmore. (Photo: South Fayette quarterback Brett Brumbaugh holds the championship trophy after defeating Dunmore ...

Football: 2014 PIAA Playoffs at a Glance

Published on Saturday, 13 December 2014 10:00 pm

WPIAL Class AAAA Championship - Dec. 13 St. Joseph's Prep 49, Pine-Richland 41 Semifinals - Dec. 6 St. Joseph's Prep 37, Pennsbury 7 Pine-Richland 28, Wilson 17 Quarterfinals Western Region Nov. 29 ...

Football: Central Valley falls to Archbishop Wood

Published on Saturday, 13 December 2014 5:00 am

Mike White covered Friday's PIAA Class AAA championship between Central Valley and Archbishop Wood. (Photo: Central Valley's Jordan Whitehead can't hold onto the ball as he crosses the end zone against ...

Football: Clairton falls short in PIAA final

Published on Saturday, 13 December 2014 5:00 am

... football team. The scoreboard flashed an unexpected result — a 19-18 loss against District 6 champion Altoona Bishop Guilfoyle in the PIAA Class A championship at Hersheypark Stadium — and the Bears ...

Football: Emotions boil over at end of Clairton loss

Published on Saturday, 13 December 2014 5:00 am

Mike White reports on the skirmish that took place at the end of Clairton's loss to Bishop Guilfoyle in Friday's PIAA Class A championship. "HERSHEY, Pa. — The Clairton football team likely will face ...

Football: Allderdice's Jackson twins headline All-City Team

Published on Friday, 12 December 2014 4:00 pm

Being twins, Allderdice's James and Timothy Jackson have a lot in common. The two recently added one more item to the lengthy list of similarities. James, a quarterback, and Timothy, a wide receiver, ...

Football: Central Valley must deal with tragedy, Wood

Published on Friday, 12 December 2014 5:00 am

Craig Meyer previews Friday's PIAA Class AAA championship between Central Valley and Archbishop Wood. "As Central Valley's players have prepared for the biggest game of their lives, the 16, 17 and 18 ...

Football: Repeating won't be easy for South Fayette

Published on Friday, 12 December 2014 5:00 am

...  In football, Henzes has made his own history, the latest chapter focusing on driving his team to another state championship game. When South Fayette (15-0) tries to retain its PIAA Class AA title Saturday ...

Football: Clairton, coach just can't imagine losing game

Published on Friday, 12 December 2014 5:00 am

Mike White previews Friday's PIAA Class A championship between Clairton and Bishop Guilfoyle. "Wayne Wade was never asked the question before: Has he ever visualized his team losing? For Wade, it's ...

Football: South Fayette boasts a strong defense, too

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 4:00 pm

Keith Barnes profiles the South Fayette football team. (Photo: South Fayette's Ryan Schmider gets by Hickory's Joey DeJulia for a touchdown after he intercepted the ball in the PIAA Class AA semifinal ...