Football: Former assistant Cappa new Riverview head coach

Published on Thursday, 07 August 2014 7:52 am

Drew Karpen features Riverview's new football coach Jason Cappa, the son of former Raiders coach Jake Cappa. Click here to read the story. "The past seven years, Riverview football witnessed little success, ...

Mike White's High School Notebook (Aug. 7)

Published on Thursday, 07 August 2014 7:45 am

Post-Gazette High School Sports Editor's weekly notebook leads off with Central Catholic's Riley Redman losing his eligiblity appeal to the PIAA. He will not be able to play football because he's 19 years ...

The Melding Pot: "New" North Catholic creates a buzz

Published on Thursday, 07 August 2014 7:25 am

Post-Gazette High School Sports Editor Mike White introduces the "New" North Catholic. The new high school has opened in Cranberry. Click here to read the story. "High school football teams across Pennsylvania ...

Montour High School athletic director suspended indefinitely

Published on Tuesday, 05 August 2014 1:45 pm

Post-Gazette High School Editor Mike White examines the situation at Montour High School, where Lou Cerro has been suspended indefinitely as Athletic Director. He will remain as football coach. Click here ...

Football: Woodland Hills star ranks among nation's elite

Published on Tuesday, 29 July 2014 2:00 pm

One of the top juniors in the country hails from the WPIAL. Woodland Hills running back Miles Sanders was named the No. 42 overall player in the nation when Rivals.com announced its first Class of 2016 ...

Football: Central Catholic "Team of the Decade" in PA

Published on Tuesday, 29 July 2014 7:00 am

... 20 most dominant football programs in the 10 years the website has compiled computer rankings. Each team was assigned a point total based on where it finished in the Top 25 after each season. The rankings ...

Football: 2013 Honor Roll

Published on Sunday, 27 July 2014 7:00 am

Championship Games WPIAL Class AAAA - Central Catholic 27, Woodland Hills 7 WPIAL Class AAA - West Allegheny 16, Central Valley 6 WPIAL Class AA - South Fayette 34, Aliquippa 28 WPIAL Class A - C.W. ...

Football: West Allegheny's Koester picks a college

Published on Thursday, 24 July 2014 8:00 pm

Andrew Koester was the starting quarterback on West Allegheny's WPIAL championship teams the past two seasons. When his senior year concludes, Koester will try to bring his winning ways to St. Francis. ...

Football: Carlynton coach ready for transition

Published on Thursday, 24 July 2014 6:00 am

John D'Abruzzo profiles new Carlynton football coach Mauro Monz. "At first glimpse of Carlynton's upcoming varsity football schedule, Mauro Monz smiled. As a former player and 1992 graduate of Seton-LaSalle, ...

Football: Franklin Regional grad named Preseason All-ACC

Published on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 7:00 pm

No Pitt player was named to the Preseason All-ACC team, but a former WPIAL player was. Syracuse senior offensive tackle Sean Hickey, a Franklin Regional graduate, was selected to the team announced this ...

Football: Hempfield's Pilato nearing college decision

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 6:00 am

Brad Everett profiles Hempfield football standout Tony Pilato. "There might not be an athlete in the WPIAL bigger than Hempfield Area football standout Tony Pilato. He's 6 feet 7, 300 pounds, and wears ...

Football: Montour grad Macek off to West Point

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 6:00 am

... speaking to anybody, not even our parents." Macek will be attending the United States Military Academy at West Point on a football scholarship. "We start football practice immediately after our three ...

Football: Central Catholic grad Natter hearing reveille

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 6:00 am

Sean Hammond profiles Central Catholic graduate and Jefferson Hills resident Angelo Natter. "For many high school graduates going away to college for the first time, being separated from family is an ...

Football: Central Valley's Whitehead offered by Alabama

Published on Tuesday, 15 July 2014 8:00 pm

Jordan Whitehead made the long drive from Center Township to the University of Alabama Saturday night. When he headed back north late Monday night, he did so with a scholarship offer in hand. Whitehead, ...

Football: Hempfield's Pilato plans to pick a college Thursday

Published on Tuesday, 15 July 2014 7:30 pm

At 6-foot-7, 300 pounds, Hempfield senior Tony Pilato is a big kid. Thursday, he plans on making a big decision. Pilato, an offensive tackle, said yesterday that he will make his college commitment Thursday. ...