Football: 2014 WPIAL Class AA championship preview

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 8:30 am

South Fayette (12-0) vs. Aliquippa (12-0), Friday, 5 p.m. at Heinz Field South Fayette Seed: No. 1 Coach: Joe Rossi Top players: Quarterback Brett Brumbaugh, running back Hunter Hayes, wide receiver Nick ...

Football: 2014 WPIAL Class A championship preview

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 8:00 am

Avonworth (11-1) vs. Clairton (12-0), Friday, 11 a.m. at Heinz Field Avonworth Seed: No. 5 Coach: Duke Johncour Top players: Quarterback Josh Drwal, running back Jamal Hughley, running back Brandon Wasko ...

High School Notebook (Nov. 18, 2014)

Published on Tuesday, 18 November 2014 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Notebook. "Students miss school for sick days, snow days and teacher in-service days. Throw "WPIAL football day" into the mix, too. The four WPIAL championships are ...

High School Football Notebook (Nov. 17, 2014)

Published on Monday, 17 November 2014 5:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Football Notebook. "It's the WPIAL football version of wildcat strikes. In the past two weeks, two top teams have gone away from their regular offenses and switched ...

Football: Big second half lifts McDowell past Brashear

Published on Sunday, 16 November 2014 5:00 am

For one half, City League champion Brashear stayed with McDowell. But McDowell flexed its muscles in the second half. McDowell came on strong in the final two quarters and breezed to a 35-6 victory in ...

Football: Brashear's season comes to an end

Published on Saturday, 15 November 2014 6:00 pm

Brashear stunned many by winning the City League title earlier this month. Its stay in the PIAA playoffs was short-lived, however. Brashear's season came to an end Saturday afternoon after the Bulls ...

Football: Pine-Richland overpowers McKeesport

Published on Saturday, 15 November 2014 5:00 am

Craig Meyer covered Friday's WPIAL Class AAAA semifinal game between Pine-Richland and McKeesport. (Photo: McKeesport defensemen Khaleke Hudson, left, and TyWann Smith, right, tackle Pine-Richland ...

Football: West Allegheny tramples Thomas Jefferson

Published on Saturday, 15 November 2014 5:00 am

Mike White covered Friday's WPIAL Class AAA semifinal game between Thomas Jefferson and West Allegheny. (Photo: West Allegheny's Terence Stephens makes a cut for a touchdown against Thomas Jefferson ...

Football: Central Valley hammers Ringgold

Published on Saturday, 15 November 2014 5:00 am

Keith Barnes covered Friday's WPIAL Class AAA semifinal game between Central Valley and Ringgold. "Mark Lyons would love to take credit for calling an onside pooch kick to open Central Valley's WPIAL ...

Football: South Fayette turns back Seton-LaSalle

Published on Saturday, 15 November 2014 5:00 am

Jordan Greer covered Friday's WPIAL Class AA semifinal game between South Fayette and Seton-LaSalle. "In the first meeting this season between South Fayette and Seton-LaSalle Oct. 17, the Lions dominated ...

Football: Aliquippa topples Washington

Published on Saturday, 15 November 2014 5:00 am

Nicholas Tolomeo covered Friday's WPIAL Class AA semifinal game between Aliquippa and Washington. "Aliquippa took an unfamiliar route to its seventh consecutive WPIAL championship game. The Quips had ...

Football: Avonworth stuns rival North Catholic

Published on Saturday, 15 November 2014 5:00 am

Joe Koch covered Friday's WPIAL Class A semifinal game between Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic and Avonworth. "Brandon Wasko's interception of an Adam Sharlow pass with 49 seconds left preserved Avonworth's ...

Football: Clairton claims overtime win against Neshannock

Published on Saturday, 15 November 2014 5:00 am

Ryan Riordan reports on Friday's WPIAL Class A semifinal game between Clairton and Neshannock. "Clairton spent as little time as possible on the field in its first 11 games, playing with a running clock ...

Football Leaders: Rushing, Passing, Receiving (Nov. 15, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 15 November 2014 5:00 am

Individual leaders from Friday, Nov. 14, 2014. TOP RUSHERS 284--Kaezon Pugh, Aliquippa 267--Lamont Wade, Clairton 211--John Petrishen, Central Catholic 179--Connor Slomka, Pine-Richland 151--Kurt Adkins, ...

Football: WPIAL Class AAAA Semifinal Preview (2014)

Published on Friday, 14 November 2014 6:00 am

Mike White previews the WPIAL Class AAAA semifinals. "Penn-Trafford (11-0) vs. Central Catholic (10-1) at Norwin -- Central Catholic's defense has been superb all season, except for the Pine-Richland ...

Football: WPIAL Class AAA Semifinal Preview (2014)

Published on Friday, 14 November 2014 6:00 am

Craig Meyer previews the WPIAL Class AAA semifinals. "Central Valley (11-0) vs. Ringgold (10-1) at Chartiers Valley -- It's unlikely that the top-seeded Warriors are going to come across a team the rest ...