Varsity Xtra: Twenty-five years of the PIAA championships

Published on Friday, 13 December 2013 6:00 am

... of the WPIAL football playoffs, but still making the PIAA playoffs while the WPIAL champion stays at home. Imagine a team winning a WPIAL title, but not participating in the PIAA playoffs because its ...

Football: Top 10 PIAA football championship games

Published on Friday, 13 December 2013 6:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Mike White lists his Top 10 PIAA football championship games. Click here to read his story. "2003 Manheim Central 39, Pine-Richland 38 (OT) This Class AAA game was played in a snowstorm ...

Football: PIAA Class AA Championship Preview (South Fayette)

Published on Friday, 13 December 2013 6:00 am

... state, when many look at Imhotep Charter's football team, they see more than a few similarities to Aliquippa. Aside from the obvious success of both programs this season, they are both fast teams stocked ...

Football: PIAA Class A Championship Preview (North Catholic)

Published on Friday, 13 December 2013 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Brad Everett previews today's PIAA Class A championship game between North Catholic and Old Forge. Click here to read his story. "Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic ...

The Fumbler: PIAA Championship picks

Published on Friday, 13 December 2013 6:00 am

The Fumbler has made his PIAA championship picks. Click here to read his story. "It's inevitable that the question will be popped dozens of times this weekend. After all, it always does. As The Fumbler ...

Varsity Notebook (Dec. 13, 2013)

Published on Friday, 13 December 2013 6:00 am

... a standout senior football player at Aliquippa, wanted to make a big deal of his choice. But his school and coaches didn't. Henry decided he wanted to have a news conference. He pulled out the old "hat ...

Football: South Fayette in a rush to get to Hershey

Published on Thursday, 12 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 Logan Sharp tries to evade a tackle by Aliquippa's ...

Alumni Update - Will Clarke (West Virginia)

Published on Wednesday, 11 December 2013 12:00 pm

  West Virginia had four players on this year’s Associated Press All-Big 12 second team, announced Monday afternoon.   Senior running back Charles Sims and junior tackle Quinton Spain ...

Beaver Falls, Gateway take new paths

Published on Wednesday, 11 December 2013 4:45 am

Post-Gazette writer Mike White reports that the Beaver Falls basketball team will be playing "up" in Class AAA next season, while the Gateway football team will drop from Class AAAA to AAA. Click here ...

Football: Aliquippa's Henry picks West Virginia

Published on Tuesday, 10 December 2013 5:00 am

Post-Gazette writer Craig Meyer covered Aliquippa football player Dravon Henry's press conference Monday. The standout defensive back committed to West Virginia. Click here to read his story. "In the ...

High School Football Notebook (Dec. 9, 2013)

Published on Monday, 09 December 2013 5:00 am

Here's the latest installment of Mike White's High School Football Notebook. Click here to read the story. "Central Catholic's defense likes to call itself the "Chain Gang." For one of the Vikings' standout ...

Football: North Catholic cruises in PIAA Class A semifinal

Published on Sunday, 08 December 2013 5:00 am

Chris Rossetti covered Saturday's PIAA Class A semifinal football game between Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic and Clarion. Click here to read his story. "Josh Churchin, Ryan Long, Nick Nyman, Dylan Grieco, ...