City League Football Roundup (Aug. 30, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 30 August 2014 6:00 am

Brashear thumps Carrick in opener Ty Powe and Khalil Saunders combined to rush for 264 yards and three scores as Brashear posted a 26-7 victory against Carrick in a City League opener at Cupples Stadium. ...

Football Leaders: Rushing, Passing, Receiving (Aug. 30, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 30 August 2014 6:00 am

Individual leaders from Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. TOP RUSHERS 298 -- Jake Meyers, Elizabeth Forward 249 -- Austin Kemp, Thomas Jefferson 210 -- Curtis Moore, South Allegheny 209 -- Anthony Welsh, Beth-Center ...

Football: The Fumbler (Aug. 29, 2014)

Published on Friday, 29 August 2014 6:00 am

The Fumbler gives his picks for the Week 1 games. "It's been 100 years since the WPIAL began crowning football champions. Yep, it was a whole century ago when Wilkinsburg was declared the inaugural ...

Football: Top 10 storylines for 2014

Published on Friday, 29 August 2014 6:00 am

Mike White gives 10 storylines to keep an eye on during the 2014 football season. "1. About the Gators and Bears The stories of the Clairton Bears and Gateway Gators are intertwined this year. What ...

Varsity Notebook (Aug. 29, 2014)

Published on Friday, 29 August 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has the latest installment of Varsity Notebook. "Some City League football teams are looking at their schedules this season with double vision. In what is an unusual case of scheduling ...

Recruit Report (Aug. 29, 2014)

Published on Friday, 29 August 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's Recruit Report. (Photo: At six feet eight inches and weighing 315 pounts, Baldwin High School offensive lineman Sterling Jenkins, center, is a head taller than most of ...

Girls Volleyball: 2014 Season Preview

Published on Friday, 29 August 2014 6:00 am

Ken Wunderley previews the 2014 WPIAL girls volleyball season. Read his story below. (Photo: Shaler's Annie Bozzo is committed to Syracuse. John Heller/Post-Gazette) North Allegheny's hopes ...

Football: Highlands running back tough to catch

Published on Thursday, 28 August 2014 6:00 am

Justin Criado profiles Highlands running back Elijah Jackson. "Highlands running back Elijah Jackson remembers what his coaches and teammates used to call him as a 140-pound freshman. "My nickname ...

Football: Clairton seeking a return to the top

Published on Thursday, 28 August 2014 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles the Clairton football team. "For a five-year span from 2008 to 2012, the best Class A high school football team in the WPIAL was the Clairton Bears. Clairton won successive titles ...

Football: Talented Aliquippa reloads backfield

Published on Thursday, 28 August 2014 6:00 am

John D'Abruzzo profiles the Aliquippa football team. "Replacing skill-position players never seems to be a concern for Aliquippa's ootball team. Year after year, the Quips usually rely on big-time ...

Football: Mars grad transitions at Slippery Rock

Published on Thursday, 28 August 2014 6:00 am

Ken Wunderley profiles Mars graduate Austin Miele, who is now a standout football player at Slippery Rock. Read his story below. Being a 4,000-yard rusher in the WPIAL doesn't ensure that that guy will ...

Football: USC grad develops at Clarion

Published on Thursday, 28 August 2014 6:00 am

Joe Koch profiles Upper St. Clair alum Mike Deitrick, now a football player at Clarion University. "Tight end is a position on the football field that requires great proficiency and versatility. A ...