High School Football Notebook (Nov. 22, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 22 November 2014 5:00 am

Here's Mike White's WPIAL football championship notebook. (Photo: South Fayette's Dan Trimbur pulls in a pass for a touchdown as he's defended by Aliquippa's Jassir Jordan in the first half of the ...

Football: Central Valley wins WPIAL Class AAA title (Nov. 21)

Published on Saturday, 22 November 2014 12:01 am

John George threw four touchdown passes and Jordan Whitehead scored three touchdowns to lead Central Valley to a 35-28 win against two-time defending champion West Allegheny in the WPIAL Class AAA final, ...

Football: 2014 WPIAL Playoffs at a Glance

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 11:45 pm

WPIAL Class AAAA Championship: Nov. 21 Pine-Richland 21, Central Catholic 13 Semifinals: Nov. 14 Pine-Richland 42, McKeesport 7 Central Catholic 52, Penn-Trafford 34 Quarterfinals: Nov. 7 Pine-Richland ...

Football: South Fayette wins WPIAL Class AA title

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 8:54 pm

Brett Brumbaugh threw three touchdown passes to lead South Fayette to a 31-22 win against Aliquippa in the WPIAL Class AA title game, Friday at Heinz Field. South Fayette (13-0) claimed its third title ...

Football: Pine-Richland wins WPIAL Class AAAA title

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 5:40 pm

Ben DiNucci threw for a touchdown, caught a touchdown pass, and ran for a third score to lead Pine-Richland to a 21-13 win against defending champion Central Catholic in the WPIAL Class AAAA title game, ...

Football: Clairton wins WPIAL Class A title

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 4:12 pm

The Clairton High School Football team won its seventh WPIAL Class A title in nine years with a 46-14 win against Avonworth, yesterday at Heinz Field. The victory marks the 11th WPIAL title for Clairton ...

Varsity Xtra: Sequels - Title-game rematches real rarity

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 6:00 am

In today's Varsity Xtra cover story, Mike White reports that getting two rematches in this year's WPIAL football championship is a rare occurence. "History says this is an unusual year for WPIAL football ...

Football: P-G's WPIAL Class AAAA championship preview

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 6:00 am

Mike White previews the WPIAL Class AAAA championship. "Terry Totten coached in WPIAL championship games as an assistant at both Seton-LaSalle and Central Catholic. As the head coach at Central Catholic, ...

Football: P-G's WPIAL Class AAA championship preview

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 6:00 am

Craig Meyer previews the WPIAL Class AAA championship. "It's a matchup that feels almost preordained, with the past three months leading up to it mere window dressing for a meeting that all signs pointed ...

Football: P-G's WPIAL Class AA championship preview

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 6:00 am

Brad Everett previews the WPIAL Class AA championship. "A record-setting quarterback will try to lead a group of Lions to a second consecutive WPIAL Class AA title today, but a bunch of hawks have other ...

Football: P-G's WPIAL Class A championship preview

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 6:00 am

... average so high. The 788 points that the Bears have scored this season is the second-most in the history of Pennsylvania high school football. Jeannette, led by Terrelle Pryor, scored 860 in 2007, but ...

The Fumbler: This is not the time for him to chill out

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 6:00 am

The Fumbler gives his WPIAL championship picks. "When The Fumbler woke up early this morning, it felt like Christmas in November. Knowing the WPIAL championships are here puts him in a merry mood. As ...

Athletes of the Week (Nov. 21, 2014)

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 6:00 am

This week's Athletes of the Week are Pine-Richland's Mike Merhaut and Greensburg Central Catholic's Leah Bisignani. Read the story here. Mike Merhaut Pine-Richland Last week: Merhaut had 11 catches for ...