Sports memories of old Wilkinsburg High will last forever

Published on Saturday, 30 January 2016 5:00 am

Mike White takes a look at the long tradition of successul athletic teams at Wilkinsburg High School, which is closing this year. (Photo: Wilkinsburg's Delante Moultrie drives to the hoop against ...

Luton, Priatko among Robert Morris honorees

Published on Friday, 29 January 2016 6:00 am

Joe Bendel profiles Cornell graduate Vaughn Luton and North Braddock Scott graduate Bill Priatko, who will be inducted into the Robert Morris Hall of Fame. "Robert Morris University served as the ...

Sports co-ops enable schools to join forces, help each other

Published on Friday, 29 January 2016 5:00 am

Megan Ryan reports on the success of co-cops in the WPIAL. "When Quaker Valley and Cornell school districts formed a football cooperative in 2012, the uniforms reflected the agreement. While the Cornell ...

Football: McKeesport standout decides on Michigan

Published on Thursday, 28 January 2016 5:00 am

Mike White reports that McKeesport standout Khaleke Hudson committed to Michigan on Wednesday. "In the summer before his senior season at McKeesport High School, Khaleke Hudson did not have a favorite ...

High School Notebook (Jan. 24, 2016)

Published on Sunday, 24 January 2016 5:00 am

... playoffs and how many championship games will be played in all sports. But this much already appears fairly certain: There will be no hybrid alignments in any sports and there is no way the football ...

Football: It was meant to be for Gateway's new coach

Published on Friday, 22 January 2016 6:00 am

Mike White profiles new Gateway football coach Don Holl. "It was a month or so ago that Don Holl's mother showed him an old picture of Holl wearing a T-shirt that had "Gateway Football" on it with ...

High School Highlights (Jan. 19, 2016)

Published on Tuesday, 19 January 2016 5:00 am

Peters Township rallies for win (Photo: Pine-Richland's Caitlyn Byerly brings the ball up court past North Allegheny's Brynn Serbin. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette) Freshman Makenna Marisa scored 19 of ...

Alumni Update - Tyler Peerson (California Pa.)

Published on Monday, 18 January 2016 1:24 pm

CLARION, Pa. – The California University of Pennsylvania football team featured six players named to the Don Hansen All-Super Region One Teams on Tuesday afternoon, highlighted by the first-team selection ...

Football: Longtime McKeesport coach retires

Published on Friday, 15 January 2016 6:00 am

Mike White profiles recently retired McKeesport football coach George Smith. "It began in the 1970s when he was a graduate assistant at North Carolina State under Lou Holtz, earning a masters degree ...

Football: Holl named new Gateway coach

Published on Thursday, 14 January 2016 4:59 am

Mike White reports that Don Holl has been named the new football coach at Gateway. "When Don Holl resigned as Seneca Valley High School's football coach after the 2014 season, he thought he would be ...

Football: Seton-LaSalle star transfers to Steel Valley

Published on Tuesday, 12 January 2016 5:00 am

Mike White reports that football standout Paris Ford has transferred from Seton-LaSalle to Steel Valley. "Paris is changing colors. Seton-LaSalle football star Paris Ford, ranked among the top 100 ...

High School Highlights (Jan. 9, 2016)

Published on Saturday, 09 January 2016 5:00 am

Woodland Hills rallies for victory Woodland Hills needed to come up with a big win or its WPIAL Class AAAA playoff hopes would start to wane before the second half of the season begins next week. Not ...

High School Notebook (Jan. 7, 2016)

Published on Thursday, 07 January 2016 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "This past season, Mc-Keesport High School named its football field after coach George Smith. But Smith will never again walk onto that field as Tigers coach. ...

High School Notebook (Jan. 3, 2016)

Published on Sunday, 03 January 2016 4:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "The Latrobe boys basketball team has taken on "finish" as its rallying cry. The object is to finish quarters, finish games and finish what the team started ...

Football: Thiel picks great mind in Plum grad

Published on Thursday, 31 December 2015 6:00 am

Joe Bendel profiles Plum graduate Dan Blume, who was recently named the new football coach at Thiel. "Days before leading his football team to the NCAA Division III national championship, Mount Union ...

High School Notebook (Dec. 27, 2015)

Published on Sunday, 27 December 2015 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "The Ambridge boys basketball team didn't make it to the North Pole to visit Santa Claus, but got close. Ambridge coach Mark Jula called it "a trip of a ...