Football: Realignment affects West teams

Published on Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Joe Koch examines how the WPIAL football realignment will affect West Xtra schools. Click here to read his story. "When it comes to WPIAL football, change is ...

Football: East teams affected by realignment

Published on Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Joe Koch examines how the WPIAL football realignment will affect East Xtra schools. Click here to read his story. "For Gateway High School, the 2014 football ...

Football: Some South teams hit with realignment

Published on Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Joe Koch examines how the WPIAL football realignment will affect South Xtra schools. Click here to read his story. "Change is coming for many of the schools ...

Football: Realignment shuffles some North teams

Published on Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Joe Koch examines how the WPIAL football realignment will affect North Xtra schools. Click here to read his story. "When the WPIAL announced its classification ...

Football: WPIAL has 15 picked for Big 33

Published on Wednesday, 29 January 2014 6:00 am

The Pennsylvania team for the Big 33 Football Classic was announced Tuesday and the squad has a heavy WPIAL flavor. Almost half of the 34-player team is made up of WPIAL players as 15 seniors from the ...

High School Notebook (Jan. 28, 2014)

Published on Tuesday, 28 January 2014 6:00 am

In today's High School Notebook, Post-Gazette writer Mike White reports that Kittanning football standout Nick Bowers made a verbal commitment to Pitt on Monday. In addition, Greensburg Central Catholic ...

Varsity Xtra: Splash play -- Athlete has rare two-sport resume

Published on Friday, 24 January 2014 6:00 am

In this week's Varsity Xtra cover story, Post-Gazette writer Rick Davis profiles Central Catholic's Riley Redman, a rare athlete who excels in both football and diving. Click here to read his story. (Photo: Riley ...

Recruit Report (Jan. 24, 2014)

Published on Friday, 24 January 2014 6:00 am

... Pennsylvania football recruiting front. Just about every senior Division I-A prospect in the WPIAL has made his college decision and just about every one of them had decided before the new year. There ...

High School Highlights (Jan. 24, 2014)

Published on Friday, 24 January 2014 6:00 am

Elizabeth Forward girls dealt 1st section loss For the first time in almost two years, Elizabeth Forward dropped a section game. Alexis Yanief scored 25 points to help host Thomas Jefferson (10-6, 5-3) ...

Alumni Update - Terrell Holloway (IUP)

Published on Thursday, 23 January 2014 12:00 pm

PITTSBURG, KS. – IUP senior safety Terrell Holloway  was named to the 2013 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-America Team, announced late on Tuesday night. Holloway, a Penn HIlls graduate, earns ...

Football: 2014 football conferences

Published on Wednesday, 22 January 2014 6:00 am

The WPIAL released its conference alignment for the 2014 season Tuesday. Click here to read the list of teams and conferences.

WPIAL announces big changes with realignment

Published on Wednesday, 22 January 2014 6:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Mike White reports that there were some significant changes when the WPIAL announced its football realignment Tuesday. Click here to read his story. "Gateway still doesn't know who ...

Football: Pitt lands Canon-McMillan lineman

Published on Monday, 20 January 2014 6:00 am

Pitt picked up a recruit from the WPIAL class of 2015. Alex Paulina, a 6-foot-4, 280-pound junior offensive lineman at Canon-McMillan High School, made a verbal commitment Saturday to Pitt. Paulina ...

Recruit Report (Jan. 17, 2014)

Published on Friday, 17 January 2014 6:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Mike White has this week's edition of Recruit Report. Click here to read his story. "Wayne Capers and Armstead Williams made names for themselves as standout WPIAL football players ...

High School Notebook (Jan. 12, 2014)

Published on Sunday, 12 January 2014 5:00 am

... terrific in football and basketball. His level of achievement makes him an unusual athlete. But really what sets Jackson apart is he is a two-sport star -- for two schools. In the fall, it's Quaker Valley. ...

Alumni Update - Tyler Boyd (Pitt)

Published on Wednesday, 08 January 2014 12:00 pm

PITTSBURGH —One of college football’s most exciting newcomers this past fall, Pitt wide receiver Tyler Boyd has been named to the 13th annual Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) Freshman ...

Football: Allderdice grad to play in all-star game

Published on Friday, 03 January 2014 12:30 pm

West Virginia didn't qualify for a bowl game, but one of their star seniors will still play in a postseason game. Will Clarke, an Allderdice graduate, will play in the 89th East-West Shrine Game, which ...

Where are they now? (Jan. 3, 2014)

Published on Friday, 03 January 2014 6:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Mike White has this week's edition of "Where are they now?" Click here to read his story. "Jessica Babe made history recently for the Central Connecticut State women's basketball ...

Week in Photos: High School Sports Moments (Dec. 22-28)

Published on Sunday, 29 December 2013 6:00 am

Here are some of the top high school sports photos that appeared in the Post-Gazette the week of Dec. 22 through Dec. 28. (Photo: Luigi Lista-Brinza helped Central Catholic to the WPIAL Class AAAA ...