Football: South Feature Athlete - McGuffey's James Duchi

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 9:30 am

Name: James Duchi High School: McGuffey Grade: 12 Sport: Football Position: Running back Background: Duchi rushed for 157 yards and three touchdowns to lead McGuffey to a 34-14 win against Waynesburg ...

Football: East Feature Athlete - Woodland Hills' Miles Sanders

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 9:15 am

Name: Miles Sanders High School: Woodland Hills Grade: 11 Sport: Football Position: Running back Background: Sanders scored three touchdowns – two rushing and one on an 85-yard interception return – to ...

Football: West Feature Athlete - Freedom's Nick Henderson

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 9:00 am

Name: Nick Henderson High School: Freedom Grade: 10 Sport: Football Position: Wide Receiver/Quarterback Background: Nick Henderson has been coming on strong as a receiver, catching five passes last week ...

Football: Fox Chapel slips into Class AAAA playoffs

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 8:45 am

The past few weeks have been pretty exciting for Fox Chapel's football team. The Foxes won three of their last four games, including last week's playoff-clinching 21-0 shutout against Butler. That victory ...

Football: Jet option helping Penn Hills take flight

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 8:15 am

Penn Hills has used the jet option to fly to one of the best records in Class AAAA. If there's another successful flight Friday, Penn Hills could land with a share of the conference title. When Penn ...

Football: Montour wins big non-conference game

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 8:00 am

When the Class AAA Parkway Conference drew the Class AAAA Southeastern Conference for its crossover games, Parkway fans were less than excited. That was for good reason, too, as only West Allegheny and ...

Football: North Week 8 Stat Leaders (2014)

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 7:45 am

Here are the leaders in rushing, passing and receiving among North area players in Week 8, as reported to the Post-Gazette. Rushing (yards) 229 -- Jackson Fitzgerald, Shady Side Academy 170 -- Carrington ...

Football: South Week 8 Stat Leaders (2014)

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 7:30 am

Here are the leaders in rushing, passing and receiving among South area players in Week 8, as reported to the Post-Gazette. Rushing (yards) 214 -- Curtis Moore, South Allegheny 196 -- Malik Wells, Washington ...

Football: East Week 8 Stat Leaders (2014)

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 7:15 am

Here are the leaders in rushing, passing and receiving among East area players in Week 8, as reported to the Post-Gazette. Rushing (yards) 217 -- Devin Austin, Penn-Trafford 181 -- Bill Kisner, Penn Hills ...

Football: Rochester's line deserves some credit, too

Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 7:00 am

Rochester has maintained the distinction all season of having two running backs average over 100 yards and the Rams are likely to end the season with that unique distinction – Montrail Strozier already ...

High School Football Notebook (Oct. 20, 2014)

Published on Monday, 20 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Football Notebook. "School administration at Perry Traditional Academy decided to pull the team out of the City League playoffs because of a fight on the field after ...

High School Highlights (Oct. 19, 2014)

Published on Sunday, 19 October 2014 5:00 am

North Catholic's Fulmore reaches 4,000 yards in win One week after McGuffey's James Duchi joined the ranks of WPIAL players with 4,000 career rushing yards, P.J. Fulmore joined him. The Cardinal Wuerl ...

Football: South Fayette shares the wealth, beats Seton-LaSalle

Published on Saturday, 18 October 2014 6:00 am

... a coach widely recognized as one of the most creative and innovative offensive minds in local high school football, Joe Rossi preached the value of defense mere minutes after his South Fayette team overwhelmed ...

Football: McKeesport rolls to win against Norwin

Published on Saturday, 18 October 2014 6:00 am

Keith Barnes covered Friday's game between McKeesport and Norwin. "Mark Cromerdie doesn't get the carries or put up the numbers of his McKeesport backfield mate Khaleke Hudson. Against Norwin, ...

WPIAL Class AAAA Football Roundup (Oct. 18, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 18 October 2014 6:00 am

Woodland Hills storms past Mt. Lebanon Woodland Hills turned Mt. Lebanon's dreams of winning a conference title into a nightmare Friday night. Miles Sanders scored three touchdowns to lead fourth-ranked ...

WPIAL Class AAA Football Roundup (Oct. 18, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 18 October 2014 6:00 am

Trinity upsets West Mifflin Robert West scored on runs of 4 and 2 yards to lead Trinity to a 31-13 upset of West Mifflin Friday night in the Big Nine Conference. The Hillers (4-4, 3-4) moved into a three-way ...