Football: 2014 North Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 10 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature football teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014 season. (Photo: Pine-Richland's D'ondre Gastion breaks up a pass intended for Central ...

Football: 2014 South Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 10 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature football teams from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014 season. (Photo: Clairton running back Lamont Wade celebrates after scoring the team's ...

Football: 2014 East Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 10 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature football teams from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014 season. (Photo: Woodland Hills running back Jo-El Shaw (16) on his way to a touchdown ...

Football: 2014 West Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 10 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature football teams from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014 season. (Photo: Central Valley's Jordan Whitehead carries against West Allegheny in ...

Football: New Hopewell coach has zest for the job

Published on Friday, 10 July 2015 5:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles new Hopewell football coach Mark Washington. "Mark Washington is an Aliquippa guy. He was born there, graduated from Aliquippa High School and has deep ties to the community. ...

2015 North Male Athlete of the Year - Mars' Ori Rinaman

Published on Friday, 03 July 2015 6:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles the North Xtra Male Athlete of the Year, Mars' Ori Rinaman. "Ori Rinaman knew early on that, no matter what happened while playing football his senior year and no matter what kind ...

2015 East Male Athlete of the Year - Jeannette's Julian Batts

Published on Friday, 03 July 2015 6:00 am

... latest in a long line of Jayhawk greats. A stellar senior season on the basketball court and football field capped a tremendous high school career for Batts, and because of that he has been named the ...

2015 West Male Athlete of the Year - Cornell's Dane Jackson

Published on Friday, 03 July 2015 6:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles the West Xtra Male Athlete of the Year, Cornell's Dane Jackson. "Being one of the top football players in the WPIAL wasn't sufficient for Dane Jackson. No, he had to also be one ...

Football: Former assistant takes over at South Park

Published on Friday, 03 July 2015 6:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles new South Park football coach Marty Rieck. "As a history teacher, Marty Rieck is attuned to the past and how it impacts future events. "I think they're intertwined because you ...

2015 Post-Gazette Male Athletes of the Year

Published on Sunday, 28 June 2015 4:00 am

... twins. When Stapleton looked into a mirror this school year, he could see Tipton staring back. Stapleton and Tipton participated in the same three sports as high school seniors — football, basketball ...

Football: Penn-Ohio All-Star Game set for tonight at Geneva

Published on Friday, 26 June 2015 12:00 pm

If you're a high school football fan looking for something to do tonight, taking a trip to Beaver Falls wouldn't be a bad idea. The 36th annual Penn-Ohio All-Star Football Classic will take place tonight ...

Football: New Blackhawk coach plots his strategy

Published on Friday, 19 June 2015 5:00 am

Drew Karpen profiles new Blackhawk football coach Joe Lamenza. "The vibe floating around the Blackhawk High School football program will be dramatically different entering the 2015 season. For part ...

Football: West Allegheny pair enjoying the Big 33 experience

Published on Friday, 19 June 2015 5:00 am

... in the annual Big 33 football all-star game. So, when Armand Dellovade was chosen this year, the Indians Bob Palko, a coaching alumnus from the 2005 game, decided to have a little fun with his player. ...

Football: Burrell chooses alumnus as coach

Published on Friday, 19 June 2015 5:00 am

Drew Karpen profiles new Burrell football coach Dave Bellinotti. "More than likely, when a high school football team has a winless season, the head coaching job could be imperiled. Last year Burrell ...

Football: Penn Hills's Ames selected to Big 33 Classic

Published on Friday, 19 June 2015 5:00 am

... play in the Big 33 Football Classic. "I had no idea that I was even being considered," said Ames, who recently graduated from Penn Hills High School. "I was completely shocked." Ames, a 6-foot-2, 285-pound ...

Football: Moon's new boss set to go

Published on Friday, 12 June 2015 6:00 am

Drew Karpen profiles new Moon football coach Brendan Hathaway. "When the high school football season commences, there will be a new face patrolling the sidelines for the Moon Area High School Tigers. ...