Football: Clairton records another blowout

Published on Saturday, 13 September 2014 6:00 am

Craig Meyer covered Friday's football game between Clairton and Greensburg Central Catholic. "Early in the second quarter of Clairton's game Friday night at Greensburg Central Catholic, a siren blared ...

WPIAL Class AAAA Football Roundup (Sept. 13, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 13 September 2014 6:00 am

Norwin climbs to 3-0 for the 1st time since 1999 For the first time since 1999, Norwin is undefeated through the first three games Nick Amendola scored his second touchdown of the game on a 3-yard run ...

WPIAL Class AAA Football Roundup (Sept. 13, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 13 September 2014 6:00 am

Ringgold upends Knoch Chacar Berry rushed for 124 yards on 25 carries and scored on runs of 1 and 4 yards to lead Ringgold to a 20-12 upset of visiting Knoch in a non-conference game Friday. Knoch (2-1) ...

WPIAL Class AA Football Roundup (Sept. 13, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 13 September 2014 6:00 am

Apollo-Ridge tops Kittanning, 44-41 Duane Brown scored on a 10-yard burst on the first Apollo-Ridge play in overtime to give the Vikings (3-0, 3-0) a 44-41 victory against defending Allegheny Conference ...

WPIAL Class A Football Roundup (Sept. 13, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 13 September 2014 6:00 am

Vincentian wins first as WPIAL program Vincentian Academy won its first game as a WPIAL program Friday night with a 28-20 victory against Union. Vincentian started playing football in 2012, it competed ...

City League Football Roundup (Sept. 13, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 13 September 2014 6:00 am

University Prep gets win vs. Brashear Ron Brown threw five touchdown passes to lead University Prep to a 41-34 win against Brashear in a City League game Friday at Cupples Stadium. Brown completed 10 ...

Football Leaders: Rushing, Passing, Receiving (Sept. 13, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 13 September 2014 6:00 am

Individual leaders from Friday, Sept. 12, 2014. TOP RUSHERS 321 -- Austin Kemp, Thomas Jefferson 304 -- Tre Tipton, Apollo-Ridge 248 -- James Duchi, McGuffey 242 -- Tyler Root, Shenango 207 -- Manny Berry, ...

Athletes of the Week (Sept. 12, 2014)

Published on Friday, 12 September 2014 6:00 am

This week's Athletes of the Week are McKeesport football player Khaleke Hudson and Penn-Trafford soccer player Italia Biondi. Khaleke Hudson, McKeesport Last week: Hudson rushed for 226 yards and scored ...

The Fumbler: For this guy, predicting winners never gets old

Published on Friday, 12 September 2014 6:00 am

... his attitude ... He's becoming more offensive. Don't worry, it's not that he's vulgar or mean, it's just that he's become more of a fan of the offensive side of football after years of being a defensive ...

Football: Game of the Week - Penn-Trafford vs. McKeesport

Published on Friday, 12 September 2014 6:00 am

Drew Karpen previews the Post-Gazette Game of the Week between Penn-Trafford and McKeesport. "With Gateway no longer competing in the Class AAAA Foothills Conference, it is easy to pinpoint what the ...

Mike White's High School Notebook (Sept.12, 2014)

Published on Friday, 12 September 2014 6:00 am

Here's the latest edition of Mike White's High School Notebook. "Figuring out the last time Pitt got a football recruit from Apollo-Ridge or Kittanning is a head scratcher. So it will be an extremely ...

High School Highlights (Sept. 12, 2014)

Published on Friday, 12 September 2014 6:00 am

Allderdice football team rolls to victory (Photo: Bethel Park's Matt Kotkiewicz, right, focuses on the ball as Central Catholic's Austin Palmer goes to defend early in the first half Thursday at ...

Football: 2014 Week 3 schedule with game notes

Published on Thursday, 11 September 2014 12:00 pm

Here's a closer look at Week 3 of the WPIAL and City League football season. Thursday City League Westinghouse (0-2, 0-1) at Allderdice (1-1, 0-0), 7 p.m. – The twin tandem of quarterback James Jackson ...

Football: Senior QB does a lot to aid Central Valley

Published on Thursday, 11 September 2014 6:00 am

John D'Abruzzo profiles Central Valley football player John George. (Photo: Central Valley quarterback John George avoids a tackle attempt by a Montour defender during the Warriors' opening-game ...