Alumni Update - John Wanner (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 24 December 2014 2:44 pm

SALEM, Va. -- Washington & Jefferson senior center John Wanner ended his career with All-America honors from D3football.com, announced the organization. Wanner, a North Hills graduate, was one ...

Alumni Update - Jason Crystol (Thiel)

Published on Wednesday, 24 December 2014 12:00 pm

... a Gateway graduate, is a three-time All-Presidents' Athletic Conference honoree, earning first team honors in 2013 and 2014. Crystol is also a two-time Preseason All-America member by USA Football Network ...

Football: 2014 North Fabulous 22

Published on Wednesday, 24 December 2014 6:00 am

... a quarterback in Pennsylvania high school football history. He threw for 4,269 yards, setting a PIAA single-season record. He completed a remarkable 69.3 percent of his passes for 46 touchdowns and just ...

Football: 2014 South Fabulous 22

Published on Wednesday, 24 December 2014 6:00 am

Below are the top 22 players from the South as chosen by the Post-Gazette scholastic sports staff. Lamont Wade Clairton RB/DB, 5-10, 185, Soph. The designation "sophomore" preceded his name, but Wade ...

Football: 2014 East Fabulous 22

Published on Wednesday, 24 December 2014 6:00 am

Below are the top 22 players from the East as chosen by the Post-Gazette scholastic sports staff. Johnny Petrishen Central Catholic WR-DB, 6-2, 195, Sr. This Johnny Football was one of the area's best ...

Football: 2014 West Fabulous 22

Published on Wednesday, 24 December 2014 6:00 am

Below are the top 22 players from the West as chosen by the Post-Gazette scholastic sports staff. Jordan Whitehead Central Valley RB/DB, 6-0, 185, Sr. Whitehead had a sensational season leading the Warriors ...

High School Notebook (Dec. 21, 2014)

Published on Sunday, 21 December 2014 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "Phil Jurkovec. Get used to seeing the name and get used to pronouncing it (Jer-COVE-ick). You'll probably be seeing and hearing it plenty the next few ...

Football: 2014 WPIAL Class AAAA All-Conference teams

Published on Friday, 19 December 2014 5:00 am

CLASS AAAA FOOTHILLS OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Zach Nolan Plum TE 6-2 225 Jr. Tim Vecchio Penn-Trafford WR 5-10 170 Jr. Dante Luther Hempfield WR 5-8 191 Sr. Trey Blandford Penn-Trafford OL ...

Football: 2014 WPIAL Class AAA All-Conference teams

Published on Friday, 19 December 2014 5:00 am

CLASS AAA BIG NINE OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Russell Siess Thomas Jefferson TE 6-2 215 Sr. Kevin Garbark West Mifflin WR 6-0 170 Sr. Jake Gerard Ringgold WR 5-10 160 Sr. Frank Langan Thomas ...

Football: 2014 WPIAL Class AA All-Conference teams

Published on Friday, 19 December 2014 5:00 am

CLASS AA ALLEGHENY OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Tre Tipton Apollo-Ridge WR 6-1 175 Sr. Nick Bowers Kittanning WR 6-4 240 Sr. Maurice Stankus Apollo-Ridge OG 6-0 210 Sr. Alex Fazioli Shady Side ...

Football: 2014 WPIAL Class A All-Conference teams

Published on Friday, 19 December 2014 5:00 am

CLASS A BIG SEVEN OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Jimmy Medure Neshannock TE 6-3 215 Sr. Rocco Fazio Neshannock WR 5-7 165 Sr. Logan Sheridan Riverside WR 6-1 185 Sr. Zach Barnes Neshannock OL 6-1 ...

Football: 2014 All-City League team

Published on Friday, 19 December 2014 5:00 am

CITY LEAGUE OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Timothy Jackson Allderdice WR 6-1 170 Jr. Kenny Robinson University Prep WR 6-2 180 So. Jeff Arnold Brashear OL 6-4 275 Sr. Trevor Hazen Carrick OL 5-10 ...

Football: 2014 Players of the Year

Published on Friday, 19 December 2014 5:00 am

WPIAL CLASS AAAA BEN DiNUCCI PINE-RICHLAND QB, 6-3, 200, Sr. Set state record this year with 4,260 passing yards. Threw for 7,616 career yards, third-best in WPIAL history. A University of Pennsylvania ...

Football: Title game loss stings Central Valley

Published on Thursday, 18 December 2014 6:00 am

John D'Abruzzo profiles the Central Valley football team. (Photo: Jordan Whitehead and the Central Valley football team bowed out in the PIAA Class AAA championship game last Friday at Hersheypark ...

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 ...