Football: Tough loss fails to dampen Aliquippa's season

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 6:00 am

Joe Bendel profiles the Aliquippa football team. (Photo: The Aliquippa defense tries to take down Southern Columbia's Hunter Thomas in the second half of the PIAA Class AA championship at Hersheypark ...

Football: Tradition continues at Central Catholic

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 6:00 am

Joe Bendel profiles the Central Catholic football team. "At Central Catholic High School, tradition never graduates. This has been the longtime mantra of one of the WPIAL's premier Class AAAA football ...

Football: 2015 WPIAL Class AAAA All-Conference Teams

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 5:00 am

CLASS AAAA FOOTHILLS OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Steve Petrick Norwin TE 6-5 228 Sr. Tim Vecchio Penn-Trafford WR 5-10 175 Sr. Ashton Teeter Plum WR 6-3 185 Sr. Hayden Rice Norwin OL 6-1 290 ...

Football: 2015 WPIAL Class AAA All-Conference Teams

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 5:00 am

CLASS AAA BIG 10 OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Jake Giegerich Thomas Jefferson TE 6-2 210 Jr. Jordan Bryan Yough WR 6-0 170 Sr. Chad Livingston Ringgold WR 5-10 165 Sr. Zane Zandier Thomas Jefferson ...

Football: 2015 WPIAL Class AA All-Conference Teams

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 5:00 am

CLASS AA ALLEGHENY OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Lavontae Martin Highlands TE 6-3 235 Sr. Brandon Hochbein Freeport WR 6-2 185 Sr. Jordan Lineburg Highlands WR 6-3 205 Sr. Noah Freeman Freeport ...

Football: 2015 WPIAL Class A All-Conference Teams

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 5:00 am

CLASS A BIG SEVEN OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Ty Sear Neshannock TE 6-5 250 Jr. Ricky Wass Riverside WR 5-10 170 Jr. Cameron Smith South Side Beaver WR 5-8 150 Sr. Kurtis Schotsch Shenango OL ...

Football: 2015 All-City League Team

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 5:00 am

CITY LEAGUE OFFENSE Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Amir Newring University Prep TE 5-10 180 Sr. Timothy Jackson Allderdice WR 6-3 180 Sr. Darnell Jordan Westinghouse WR 5-5 155 Sr. Devaugn McNary Brashear ...

High School Notebook (Dec. 24, 2015)

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 5:00 am

Chartiers Valley wins key matchup (Photo:Chartiers Valley's Eddie Flohr drives to the basket Wednesday night at Upper St. Clair. John Heller/Post-Gazette) Upper St. Clair was able to control the pace ...

Football: 2015 Pa. Sports Writers All-State Teams

Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015 4:00 am

CLASS AAAA OFFENSE Quarterback — Devante Cross, Parkland, 6-2, 190 Sr.; Phil Jurkovec, Pine-Richland, 6-4, 190 So.; Erik Benjamin, Manheim Township., 6-0, 210 Sr.; Brandon McIlwain, Council Rock North, ...

Football: Brashear's Coleman makes all-state team

Published on Tuesday, 22 December 2015 8:00 pm

The postseason honors just keep on coming for Therran Coleman. Coleman, a senior at Brashear, was named Class AAAA all-state today by the Pennsylvania Football Writers. The Pitt recruit was the only City ...

WPIAL has to wait until PIAA makes first move

Published on Tuesday, 22 December 2015 5:00 am

Megan Ryan reports on Monday's WPIAL Board of Directors meeting. "The WPIAL and the PIAA are at a stalemate. After the PIAA voted in October to expand football from four to six classifications — as ...

Football: Central Catholic holds off Parkland for PIAA title

Published on Sunday, 20 December 2015 5:00 am

Mike White covered Saturday's PIAA Class AAAA championship between Central Catholic and Parkland. (Photo: Central Catholic teammates celebrate after defeating Parkland in the PIAA Class AAAA championship ...

Football: PIAA Championship Notebook (Dec. 20, 2015)

Published on Sunday, 20 December 2015 5:00 am

Mike White has Saturday's PIAA championship notebook. (Photo: Central Catholic's J.J. Younger carries against Parkland in the first half of the PIAA Class AAAA championship Saturday at Hersheypark ...