Alumni Update - Dylan Jones (Geneva)

Published on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 7:27 pm

BEAVER FALLS - Two weeks after five turnovers in the second half cost Geneva a win at Carnegie Mellon, three first half turnovers dug a hole the Golden Tornadoes couldn’t climb out of. Thomas More built ...

Alumni Update - Nathan Stone (Duquesne)

Published on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 7:20 pm

Duquesne freshman linebacker Nathan Stone has been named the Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week. Just days after appearing on the Jerry Rice Award Watch List, Stone went on register 11 tackles ...

Alumni Update - Jesse Zubik (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 7:13 pm

DANBURY, Conn. -- Two Washington & Jefferson football players earned their second Eastern College Athletic Conference honors of the season after the No. 18/20 Presidents topped Grove City, 55-14. ...

WPIAL rules Aliquippa football and basketball star eligible

Published on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 6:00 am

... Monday that the transfer of multi-sport star Stephon McGinnis from Ambridge to Aliquippa was not made for athletic reasons and that the senior is immediately eligible to play football and basketball for ...

High School Football Notebook (Oct. 13, 2014)

Published on Monday, 13 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has today's High School Football Notebook. "Frank Fabian needed a new quarterback, so he decided to call on, of all players, a 5-foot-6, 138-pound kid who used to be a slotback. A number ...

High School Highlights (Oct. 12, 2014)

Published on Sunday, 12 October 2014 5:00 am

McGuffey running back hits milestone in win James Duchi rushed for 159 yards and a touchdown and, in the process, surpassed 4,000 career rushing yards as McGuffey had little trouble defeating Burgettstown, ...

Golf: Western regional up next for WPIAL boys

Published on Saturday, 11 October 2014 10:00 am

Twelve berths in the PIAA Class AAA championships and 22 more in the Class AA field are at stake when the WPIAL sends its best golfers to Tuesday's PIAA Western Regional championships on Tuesday at Tom's ...

Football: West Allegheny edges Woodland Hills in overtime

Published on Saturday, 11 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White covered Friday's game between West Allegheny and Woodland Hills. (Photo: West Allegheny's Danny Guilfoil runs for a touchdown against Woodland Hills at Joe P. Demichela Stadium Friday ...

Football: Allderdice knocks off University Prep

Published on Saturday, 11 October 2014 6:00 am

Craig Meyer covered Friday's game between Allderdice and University Prep. (Photo: Allderdice quarterback James Jackson scrambles Friday against University Prep at Cupples Stadium on the South Side. ...

WPIAL Class AAAA Football Roundup (Oct. 11, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 11 October 2014 6:00 am

Bethel Park slips past Penn Hills Penn Hills scored two touchdowns in the final four minutes Friday night, but it wasn't enough as visiting Bethel Park (4-3, 3-2) stunned the No. 5 Indians, 31-28. Bethel ...

WPIAL Class AAA Football Roundup (Oct. 11, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 11 October 2014 6:00 am

West Mifflin ekes out win Karlyn Garner scored two touchdowns to lead West Mifflin to a 13-6 win against visiting Elizabeth Forward Friday night in the Big Nine Conference. Garner scored on a 51-yard ...

WPIAL Class AA Football Roundup (Oct. 11, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 11 October 2014 6:00 am

Waynesburg ruins Southmoreland's rally Hunter Cenname's third rushing touchdown of the game lifted Waynesburg past Southmoreland, 26-21, Friday night, dealing a major blow to Southmoreland's efforts to ...

WPIAL Class A Football Roundup (Oct. 11, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 11 October 2014 6:00 am

Beth-Center pounds Avella Anthony Welsh rushed six times for 132 yards and scored three touchdowns to lead No. 5 Beth-Center to a 70-7 victory against visiting Avella in a Tri-County South Conference ...

Football Leaders: Rushing, Passing, Receiving (Oct. 11, 2014)

Published on Saturday, 11 October 2014 6:00 am

Individual leaders from Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. TOP RUSHERS 289 -- Lamont Wade, Clairton 254 -- Dylan Rush, Mapletown 245 -- Clay Waldron, Yough 245 -- Dewayne Murray, Steel Valley 240 -- Chacar Berry, ...

The Fumbler: Proud to be an ink-stained wretch

Published on Friday, 10 October 2014 6:00 am

The Fumbler gives his picks for this week's games. "Proud of his job and holding his readers in high regard, The Fumbler hopes you check out this column every week, but never as much as this week. It's ...

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 ...