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 ...

Alumni Update – Shamar Greene (Slippery Rock)

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 12:00 pm

Slippery Rock's Shamar Greene put-up 123 yards of offense against the PSAC's leading defense, as The Rock earned a 31-28 victory over Gannon. The Golden Knights' defense entered the weekend leading ...

Football: DiNucci leading Pine-Richland

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 10:45 am

Pine-Richland is off to one of its best football seasons since moving up a classification to Class AAAA in‭ ‬2008.‭ ‬The Rams,‭ ‬ranked No.‭ ‬4‭ ‬by the Post-Gazette this week,‭ ‬are‭ ‬6-0‭ ‬overall and ...

Football: West Mifflin's Mitchell makes history

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 10:30 am

West Mifflin's DiAngelo Mitchell has been outstanding all season. Last Friday, he put together a historic performance. Mitchell, a senior running back, set the school single-game rushing record when ...

Football: Just how good is Aliquippa?

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 10:00 am

While South Fayette has deservedly dominated the recent headlines as the defending WPIAL and PIAA champion and setting passing records, Aliquippa has been making some impressive noise on its own. In the ...

Football: North Top Games - Week 7 (2014)

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 9:45 am

Here's a look at three of the top games involving North teams in Week 7. Hampton‭ (‬6-0,‭ ‬5-0‭) ‬at Hollidaysburg‭ (‬4-2,‭ ‬3-2‭)‬,‭ ‬Friday, 7‭ ‬p.m.‭ ‬- Off to its best start since‭ ‬2001,‭ ‬Hampton ...

Football: South Top Games - Week 7 (2014)

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 9:30 am

Here's a look at three of the top games involving South teams in Week 7. McKeesport (5-1, 4-1) at Plum (4-2, 4-1), Friday, 7 p.m. – The winner of this keeps alive its chances of gaining at least a split ...

Football: East Top Games - Week 7 (2014)

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 9:15 am

Here's a look at three of the top games involving East teams in Week 7. Woodland Hills (6-0) at West Allegheny (6-0), Friday, 7 p.m. – Perhaps the best matchup of teams from different classes the WPIAL ...

Football: West Top Games - Week 7 (2014)

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 9:00 am

Here's a look at three of the top games involving West teams in Week 7. Riverside (4-2, 3-1) at South Side Beaver (4-2, 3-2), Friday, 7 p.m. - Last year, these two teams combined for one win. Two years ...

Football: North Feature Athlete - Matt Rech, Hampton

Published on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 8:45 am

Name:‭ ‬Matt Rech High School:‭ ‬Hampton Grade:‭ ‬11 Sport:‭ ‬Football Position:‭ ‬Running back Background:‭ ‬A‭ ‬5-foot-11,‭ ‬175-pound running back,‭ ‬Rech has been the top rusher out of the Talbots‭'‬ ...