Inside the Lines: Relationship a snap for Moon twins

Published on Friday, 10 October 2014 6:00 am

Craig Meyer profiles Moon football players Aleksei and Niko Yaramus. (Photo: Twins Aleksei (center) and Niko Yaramus, 17, are seniors on the Moon Area high school football team. Julia Rendleman/Post-Gazette) "The ...

Varsity Notebook (Oct. 10, 2014)

Published on Friday, 10 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's Varsity Notebook. "Southmoreland football coach Mark Adams compares his team's postseason possibilities to climbing a mountain. The Scotties are at the top this week, hands ...

Recruit Report (Oct. 10, 2014)

Published on Friday, 10 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's Recruit Report. "Some high schools in Western Pennsylvania find it hard to fill all the weight classes on a wrestling team. But while the number of wrestlers in Western Pennsylvania ...

High School Highlights (Oct. 10, 2014)

Published on Friday, 10 October 2014 6:00 am

Brashear trounces Carrick in football Brashear quarterback Therran Coleman accounted for 267 yards in total offense, rushing for two touchdowns and passing for two more as the No. 3 Bulls (4-3, 3-2) ...

Football: 2014 Week 7 schedule with game notes

Published on Thursday, 09 October 2014 10:50 am

Here's a closer look at Week 7 of the WPIAL and City League football season. Thursday City League Brashear (3-3, 2-2) vs. Carrick (1-5, 1-3), 7 p.m. – These teams met the first week of the season, ...

Football: Moon in place to reach playoffs

Published on Thursday, 09 October 2014 6:00 am

Drew Karpen profiles the Moon football team. "Last year Moon Area placed itself back on the WPIAL football map with its first playoff appearance since 2006. Although it was short-lived, the Tigers' taste ...

Football: Penn Hills wins with its ground game

Published on Thursday, 09 October 2014 6:00 am

Mark Billson profiles the Penn Hills football team. (Photo: Penn Hills' Te'Shan Campbell, looking for running room against Central Valley, leads Penn Hills in rushing with 680 yards in six games. ...

Football: Allderdice, University Prep in City showdown

Published on Thursday, 09 October 2014 6:00 am

John D'Abruzzo previews Friday's football game between Allderdice and University Prep. "There's going to be a lot at stake Thursday afternoon at Cupples Stadium. Pittsburgh's City League will feature ...

Football: Clairton continues to steamroll foes

Published on Thursday, 09 October 2014 6:00 am

Jordan Greer profiles the Clairton football team. (Photo: Jeanette's Jefferson Jones, left, can't stop Clairton's Lamont Wade from picking up a first down during last Friday's Eastern Conference ...

Football: Mt. Lebanon looking to build off a key victory

Published on Thursday, 09 October 2014 6:00 am

Drew Karpen profiles the Mt. Lebanon football team. "It isn't the most talked about SEC but the Southeastern Conference in the WPIAL has its fair share of talent. The conference features powerhouses ...

Football: 'Unsung heroes' help Highlands go 6-0

Published on Thursday, 09 October 2014 6:00 am

Marky Billson profiles the Highlands football team. "While the most prominent player on the Highlands football team this season has been running back Elijah Jackson, the Golden Rams (6-0, 6-0) have two ...

Football: North Catholic, Avonworth ready for showdown

Published on Thursday, 09 October 2014 6:00 am

Joe Koch previews Friday's football game between Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic and Avonworth. "It doesn't take much to stir up emotions when it comes to the rivalry between the Avonworth and Cardinal ...

Alumni Update - Andrew Niklaus (Allegheny)

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 3:09 pm

MEADVILLE, Pa. - Visiting Ohio Wesleyan scored 20 unanswered points, including 17 in the fourth quarter, to come back and top the Gators 36-19 in North Coast Athletic Conference action at Frank B. Fuhrer ...

Alumni Update - Garrett Wild (Mercyhurst)

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 3:07 pm

Mercyhurst's Garrett Wild led a Laker defense that held Clarion to 191 yards of total offense and zero points in Mercyhurst's first win of the season. Wild, a Baldwin graduate, finished with five ...

Alumni Update - Dominique McKinley (Westminster)

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 3:03 pm

PITTSBURGH, Pa. -  A 50-yard field goal that bounced off the cross bar and went through the goal post with no time remaining downed the Westminster College football team as the Titans lost, 27-24, ...

Alumni Update - Pete Coughlin (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 2:33 pm

Pete Coughlin tied the school record with six touchdown passes as W&J routed Thomas More for the second-straight season, 51-28. A W&J player had thrown for six touchdown passes just five ...