Football: Clairton shocked in title game

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

Marky Billson profiles the Clairton football team. "The Clairton Bears returned to the PIAA Class A championship football game for the sixth time in seven years last Friday. As Clairton compiled a ...

Football: Second title is twice as nice for South Fayette

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

Drew Karpen profiles the South Fayette football team. (Photo: South Fayette teammates pose for photos after defeating Dunmore in the PIAA Class AA championship game at Hersheypark Stadium Saturday ...

Football: Pine-Richland's comeback falls short

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles the Pine-Richland football team. "Phrases such as "Instant Classic" are often bandied about when it comes to great high school, college and professional football games. Sometimes, that ...

Athletes of the Week (Dec. 18, 2014)

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 5:00 am

This week's Athletes of the Week are South Fayette football player Hunter Hayes and Burrell basketball player Natalie Myers. Hunter Hayes, South Fayette Last week: Hayes rushed for 263 yards and two ...

Alumni Update - Ethan Wilt (Juniata)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 8:20 pm

HUNTINGDON, PA- USA College Football has announced its All-American Teams. Senior quarterback Ward Udinski (Doylestown, PA/Central Bucks West) was named to the Third Team. Senior linebacker Ethan Wilt ...

Alumni Update - Chris Weibel (Clarion)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 7:09 pm

... named Interim Head Football Coach today by Athletic Director Dave Katis. He will continue in that position until the search for a new head coach has been completed.   Weibel steps in for former ...

Alumni Update - Mike Hull (Penn State)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 5:02 pm

  UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Penn State senior Mike Hull has earned another All-America selection, today being named an Associated Press third-team All-American. Hull previously was named a second-team ...

Alumni Update - Marcus Martin (Slippery Rock)

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014 12:00 pm

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Slippery Rock University redshirt freshman defensive end Marcus Martin continues to add honors to his incredible first collegiate football season as he has been named a finalist ...

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, ...