City League Football Roundup (Sept. 6, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Jackson brothers lead Allderdice vs. Perry James Jackson connected with his twin brother, Tim, on scoring passes of 42 and 12 yards to lead Allderdice (1-1) to a 21-18 victory against Perry (0-2) Friday ...

Football Leaders: Rushing, Passing, Receiving (Sept. 6, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 06 September 2014 6:00 am

Individual leaders from Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. TOP RUSHERS 279 -- Damian Pickett, Butler 274 -- Nathan Block, South Side Beaver 236 -- Khaleke Hudson, McKeesport 234 -- Austin Kemp, Thomas Jefferson 234 ...

The Fumbler: Time isn't necessarily on his side

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

The Fumbler gives his picks for the Week 2 games. "Time travel. Many of you would love to experience it, but The Fumbler knows none of you have. You all are huge fans of someone who has, though. ...

Football: Game of the Week - Belle Vernon vs. Thomas Jefferson

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

Craig Meyer previews the Game of the Week, Thomas Jefferson at Ringgold. "Entering his fifth season as a head coach in the Class AAA Big Nine Conference, Matt Humbert knows what Thomas Jefferson represents. ...

Recruit Report (Sept. 5, 2014)

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has the latest edition of Recruit Report. "When it comes to the area that has the most highly touted players in the state, look to the east this year. Eastern Pennsylvania has more of the ...

Athletes of the Week (Sept. 5, 2014)

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

This week's Athletes of the Week are Quaker Valley football player Chris Conlan and Laurel Highlands girls soccer player Kaylee Rabatin. Chris Conlan Quaker Valley Last week: Conlan caught eight passes ...

Where are they now? (Sept. 5, 2014)

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

In this week's "Where are they now?," Mike White catches up with former WPIAL standouts Mike Caputo (West Allegheny), Arthur Goldberg (Mt. Lebanon), Terry Swanson (Aliquippa) and Frannie Crouse (Greensburg ...

Do you remember? (Sept. 5, 2014)

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

In this week's "Do you remember?," Mike White takes a look back at former Penn Hills football standout Tom Tumulty. "A little more than two decades ago, Penn Hills had one of the best high school linebackers ...

High School Highlights (Sept. 5, 2014)

Published on Friday, 05 September 2014 6:00 am

Brown rallies University Prep (Photo: Peters Township's Kelson Marisa and Canon-McMillan's Connor Coleman fight for the ball Thursday night. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette) University Prep survived what ...

Football: Hampton opens season in fine fashion

Published on Thursday, 04 September 2014 6:00 am

Drew Karpen profiles the Hampton football team. "After each week of the high school football season, the contenders and pretenders start to take shape. After Week 1, one of the more impressive performances ...

Football: Healthy again, QB drives North Hills

Published on Thursday, 04 September 2014 6:00 am

Justin Criado profiles North Hills football player Jake Bruder. (Photo: Injured last season, quarterback Jack Bruder has returned to the North Hills lineup to supply the Indians with some offensive ...

Football: Kemp is a guy whom Thomas Jefferson can count on

Published on Thursday, 04 September 2014 6:00 am

Jordan Greer profiles Thomas Jefferson running back Austin Kemp. (Photo: Thomas Jefferson's Austin Kemp picks up a first down before Ringgold's Mayson Atkinson can bring him down. John Heller/Post-Gazette) "Thomas ...

Football: Hempfield, Norwin rivalry strikes close to home

Published on Thursday, 04 September 2014 6:00 am

Marky Billson previews Friday's football game between Hempfield and Norwin. "If familiarity breeds contempt, consider the atmosphere in the Bowen household this week as the Norwin football team plays ...