Football: East Week 2 Stat Leaders (2014)

Published on Wednesday, 10 September 2014 7:15 am

Here are the leaders in rushing, passing and receiving among East area players in Week 2, as reported to the Post-Gazette. Rushing (yards) 234 -- Brandon Friedline, Latrobe 142 -- Isaiah Jones, Penn ...

Football: Ambridge wins Bradley's home debut

Published on Wednesday, 10 September 2014 7:00 am

While Friday's home game with Hopewell was the home debut for new Ambridge coach Dan Bradley, he wasn't the newbie that made the big splash. Bridger sophomore Daiquon Alston rushed for 201 yards and four ...

Football: Woodland Hills QB picks WVU

Published on Tuesday, 09 September 2014 6:00 am

Mike White reports that Woodland Hills quarterback Jeremiah Jones has committed to West Virginia. "Quarterback Jeremiah Jones has started only a few games at Woodland Hills High School, but that didn't ...

Football: 2014 Post-Gazette Rankings

Published on Monday, 08 September 2014 2:00 pm

Here are the latest Post-Gazette high school football rankings. WPIAL CLASS AAAA 1. Central Catholic 2-0 vs. North Allegheny, Friday 2. Woodland Hills 2-0 vs. Shaler, Friday 3. Penn Hills 2-0 at Central ...

High School Football Notebook (Sept. 8, 2014)

Published on Monday, 08 September 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has today's edition of High School Football Notebook. "His team was on the wrong end of the biggest blowout in WPIAL football in at least six decades. But Wilkinsburg coach Mike Fulmore won't ...

Football: Pine-Richland claims big win at North Allegheny

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Mike White covered Friday's football game between North Allegheny and Pine-Richland. "Things looked bleak, and Mike Merhaut didn't know if he had enough speed. Trailing by three points in overtime ...

Football: Thomas Jefferson runs over Belle Vernon

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Craig Meyer covered Friday's football game between Belle Vernon and Thomas Jefferson. (Photo: Austin Kemp gets Thomas Jefferson's first touchdown of the game with this run from scrimmage in the first ...

Football: Knoch keeps its grip, beats Greensburg Salem

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Brad Everett covered Friday's football game between Greensburg Salem and Knoch. (Photo: Knoch's Ryan Grossman hauls in pass for first down Friday against Greensburg Salem. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette) "If ...

WPIAL Class AAAA Football Roundup (Sept. 6, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Woodland Hills avoids upset Bethel Park gave the WPIAL's top Class AAAA team all it could handle Friday night, but Art Thompkins and Woodland Hills were up to the task. After Bethel Park scored to take ...

WPIAL Class AAA Football Roundup (Sept. 6, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

West Mifflin sends Gateway to 0-2 start Gateway coach Tom Nola is still looking for his first victory. The visiting Gators lost, 22-11, to West Mifflin in a non-conference game. Nola is in his first ...

WPIAL Class AA Football Roundup (Sept. 6, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Washington rolls to win Quarterback Jonathan Spina completed 5 of 8 passes for 135 yards and threw three touchdown passes to lead No. 4 Washington (2-0, 2-0) to a 41-12 victory against host Burgettstown ...

WPIAL Class A Football Roundup (Sept. 6, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Clairton tops Wilkinsburg in historic fashion It has been at least since 62 years since a WPIAL team scored as many points as Clairton did Friday night. The Bears mauled visiting Wilkinsburg (1-1, 1-1), ...

City League Football Roundup (Sept. 6, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Jackson brothers lead Allderdice vs. Perry James Jackson connected with his twin brother, Tim, on scoring passes of 42 and 12 yards to lead Allderdice (1-1) to a 21-18 victory against Perry (0-2) Friday ...

Football Leaders: Rushing, Passing, Receiving (Sept. 6, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Individual leaders from Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. TOP RUSHERS 279 -- Damian Pickett, Butler 274 -- Nathan Block, South Side Beaver 236 -- Khaleke Hudson, McKeesport 234 -- Austin Kemp, Thomas Jefferson 234 ...

The Fumbler: Time isn't necessarily on his side

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

The Fumbler gives his picks for the Week 2 games. "Time travel. Many of you would love to experience it, but The Fumbler knows none of you have. You all are huge fans of someone who has, though. ...

Football: Game of the Week - Belle Vernon vs. Thomas Jefferson

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

Craig Meyer previews the Game of the Week, Thomas Jefferson at Ringgold. "Entering his fifth season as a head coach in the Class AAA Big Nine Conference, Matt Humbert knows what Thomas Jefferson represents. ...

Recruit Report (Sept. 5, 2014)

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has the latest edition of Recruit Report. "When it comes to the area that has the most highly touted players in the state, look to the east this year. Eastern Pennsylvania has more of the ...