Football: 2013 West Fabulous 22

Published on Friday, 27 December 2013 6:00 am

Below are the top 22 players from the West as chosen by the Post-Gazette scholastic sports staff. Dravon Henry, Aliquippa, RB/DB, 6-0, 181, Sr. A two-way threat who impacted so many aspects of the game, ...

Football: West teams, individuals enjoyed great year

Published on Friday, 27 December 2013 6:00 am

Here's a look back at the 2013 football season for West Xtra teams. Click here to read the story. "A region of the city that is partially defined by not being home to a single Class AAAA school found ...

Football: 2013 All-Conference teams

Published on Friday, 20 December 2013 6:00 am

Here are the 2013 All-Conference football teams, as selected by the Post-Gazette scholastic sports staff. WPIAL CLASS AAAA FOOTHILLS OFFENSE Name - School - Pos. - Ht. - Wt. - Yr. Shane Kuhn - Kiski ...

Football: 2013 Post-Gazette Coach of the Year - Joe Rossi

Published on Friday, 20 December 2013 6:00 am

The Post-Gazette's 2013 Coach of the Year is South Fayette's Joe Rossi. Click here to read the story. "Joe Rossi decided to see how the other half lives. So this fall, he took on a defensive attitude. ...

Football: Local players named to state all-star teams

Published on Friday, 20 December 2013 6:00 am

Several WPIAL standouts were named to both the Class AAA and Class A all-state football teams Thursday. Click here to read the story. "Three Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic players were selected to the ...

Where are they now? (Dec. 20, 2013)

Published on Friday, 20 December 2013 6:00 am

In this week's "Where are they now?," Post-Gazette writer Mike White features a pair of former WPIAL football players who will play in the NCAA Division III national championship. Click here to read his ...

Football: North Catholic savors first state football title

Published on Thursday, 19 December 2013 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Joe Koch profiles the North Catholic football team. Click here to read his story. (Photo: Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic's Dylan Grieco, Joshua Churchin ...

Football: South Fayette savors first state football title

Published on Thursday, 19 December 2013 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Ryan Riordan profiles the South Fayette football team. Click here to read his story. (Photo: South Fayette's Brett Brumbaugh celebrates near the end of ...

Football: WPIAL stars make AP all-state teams

Published on Thursday, 19 December 2013 5:00 am

The Associated Press released its all-state football teams Wednesday. Click here to read the story. "Aliquippa came up short in its attempt to win a WPIAL Class AA championship, but the Quips had the ...

Alumni Update: Dion Wiegand (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2013 12:00 pm

... Stagg Bowl. The D3 Senior Classic has been the premier all-star experience for NCAA Division III football players since its inception in 2009. The D3 Senior Classic brings together some of Division ...

Alumni Update - Tim Kikta (Carnegie Mellon)

Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2013 12:00 pm

... fifth annual D-III Senior Classic Football All-Star game in Salem, Va. on Friday, December 13 while Kikta will take the field on Saturday, December 14 in the American (Aztec) Bowl All-Star Game played ...

Alumni Update - Quindell Dean (Slippery Rock)

Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2013 12:00 pm

LEESBURG, Va. – Slippery Rock University senior football linebacker Quindell Dean was named Thursday as a second-team All-American by Beyond Sports Network and headlined a list of five Rock student-athletes ...

Alumni Update - Joe Laukaitis (Saint Francis)

Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2013 12:00 pm

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Saint Francis senior defensive lineman Joe Laukaitis, an Upper St. Clair graduate, has been selected to participate in the FCS Senior Scout Bowl this Saturday in Myrtle Beach. The ...

Alumni Update - Alex Baroffio (Wash. & Jeff.)

Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2013 12:00 pm

  WASHINGTON, Pa. - Senior wide receiver/kick returner Alex Baroffio was announced as the 16th American Football Coaches Association All-American in Washington & Jefferson College history on ...

Football: South Fayette rolls to PIAA Class AA title

Published on Monday, 16 December 2013 6:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Craig Meyer covered Sunday's PIAA Class AA championship game between South Fayette and Imhotep Charter. Click here to read his story. (Photo: South Fayette's Logan Sharp scores ...

Football: North Catholic wins first PIAA title

Published on Saturday, 14 December 2013 6:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Craig Meyer covered Friday's PIAA Class A championship game between North Catholic and Old Forge. Click here to read his story. (Photo: North Catholic teammates celebrate their ...