Alumni Update - Andy Borgen (Saint Vincent)

Published on Wednesday, 29 October 2014 5:00 am

Andy Borgen put together his best performance of the season on Saturday, combining for five touchdowns (three rushing, two passing) to lead the Bearcats to a thrilling 38-31 come-from-behind victory over ...

Alumni Update - Joe Phillips (Slippery Rock)

Published on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 7:17 pm

Joe Phillips led Slippery Rock to a 31-21 victory over IUP, as The Rock held the Crimson Hawks to just 26 rushing yards. Phillips notched 4.5 tackles for loss for 20 yards, including three sacks. He also ...

Alumni Update - Eddie Mateo (Bloomsburg)

Published on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 7:14 pm

Eddie Mateo of No. 8 Bloomsburg recorded the fifth-most single game rushing yards in school history in a 41-10 win over No. 7 West Chester. His 269 yards on the ground made him the eighth Husky to record ...

Alumni Update - Malcolm Hill (Geneva College)

Published on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 7:07 pm

Malcolm Hill returned a second quarter interception 30 yards for a touchdown, which proved to be the impetus Geneva needed to upend visiting Bethany 20-14. Hill's interception returned for a score, ...

Football: 2014 WPIAL Playoffs at a Glance

Published on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 2:30 pm

WPIAL Class AAAA Championship: Nov. 21 (at Heinz Field) Semifinals: Nov. 14 or 15 Quarterfinals: Nov. 7 or 8 First Round: Oct. 31 (all games are at 7:30 p.m.) Connellsville (3-6) at Pine-Richland (9-0) ...

Football: 2014 WPIAL Playoffs Forecast

Published on Tuesday, 28 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White gives his take on the 2014 WPIAL football playoffs. "Class AAAA Top seeds: Pine-Richland (9-0) is first, Penn-Trafford (9-0) second, Central Catholic (8-1) third and Penn Hills (7-2) fourth. ...

Football: 2014 Post-Gazette Rankings (Oct. 27, 2014)

Published on Monday, 27 October 2014 1:40 pm

Here are the latest Post-Gazette high school football rankings. WPIAL CLASS AAAA 1. Pine-Richland 9-0 2. Penn-Trafford 9-0 3. Central Catholic 8-1 4. Penn Hills 7-2 5. McKeesport 8-1 CLASS AAA 1. ...

High School Football Notebook (Oct. 27, 2014)

Published on Monday, 27 October 2014 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Football Notebook. "The WPIAL football steering committee will meet today and announce playoff pairings and seedings tonight. One of the biggest dilemmas for the committee ...

Football: Allderdice to meet Brashear for City League title

Published on Sunday, 26 October 2014 3:00 pm

Allderdice made it to the City League final two of the past three seasons, but finished as the runner-up both times. The Dragons hope the third time's a charm, thus ending a 47-year championship drought. ...

High School Highlights (Oct. 26, 2014)

Published on Sunday, 26 October 2014 4:00 am

North Allegheny claims PIAA gold in girls tennis A sweep of the two doubles matches propelled North Allegheny's girls tennis team to a 3-1 victory against Shady Side Academy in the PIAA Class AAA championship ...

Football: Central Valley stuffs West Allegheny

Published on Saturday, 25 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White covered Friday's game between Central Valley and West Allegheny. (Photo: Central Valley quarterback John George dives into the end zone for a touchdown against West Allegheny's Tyler Scanlon ...

Football: Penn Hills tops Woodland Hills

Published on Saturday, 25 October 2014 6:00 am

Brad Everett covered Friday's game between Woodland Hills and Penn Hills. "Penn Hills coach John Peterman was a bit repetitive describing the magnitude of the Indians' win Friday night against Woodland ...

Football: Mars beats Hampton in overtime

Published on Saturday, 25 October 2014 6:00 am

Keith Barnes covered Friday's game between Hampton and Mars. (Photo: Mars' Jake Rosswog is tackled by the Talbots' Jack Werling, right, in the first half Friday at Hampton. John Heller/Post-Gazette) "Faced ...

WPIAL Class AAAA Football Roundup (Oct. 25, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 25 October 2014 6:00 am

North Allegheny beats North Hills Late in the fourth quarter Friday night in a game against North Allegheny, North Hills' Kindhal Taylor scored a touchdown on a 21-yard run. The fact that the Indians ...

WPIAL Class AAA Football Roundup (Oct. 25, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 25 October 2014 6:00 am

Thomas Jefferson cruises past West Mifflin Quinton Hill and Ryan Scanlon combined to rush for 354 yards and six touchdowns to lead Thomas Jefferson to a convincing 52-20 win against visiting West Mifflin ...

WPIAL Class AA Football Roundup (Oct. 25, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 25 October 2014 6:00 am

Kittanning beats Ford City After 100 years and 75 football games, the Kittanning-Ford City rivalry ends as it started — even. In the final meeting between the two programs, the playoff-bound Wildcats ...

WPIAL Class A Football Roundup (Oct. 25, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 25 October 2014 6:00 am

Clairton finishes undefeated Quarterback Ryan Williams completed 12 of 20 passes for 293 yards and four touchdowns while Lamont Wade rushed 9 times for 116 yards and two more scores as the No. 2 Clairton ...