The Final Post - Sports Town will cease operations in October

Published on Saturday, 26 August 2017 1:05 am

Below is a message from Sports Town Editor Ken Wunderley. In 2010, Tri-State Sports & News Service and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette teamed up to form the Sports Town web site. Sports Town provided excellent ...

Rifle: 2017 Season Recap

Published on Tuesday, 18 July 2017 7:00 am

Woodland Hills entered the 2016-17 WPIAL rifle season hoping to become the first program to four-peat since Trinity did so from 1994-97. But it was Trinity standing in its way this year at the WPIAL finals. ...

Rifle: Hempfield junior captures WPIAL championship

Published on Saturday, 25 February 2017 7:00 am

It was a crowded pack racing for the 2017 WPIAL individual rifle championship, but when it was all said and done, Hempfield junior Jordan Miller stood alone, claiming the title. Miller scored a 200-19x ...

Rifle: Determined Hempfield junior captures rifle gold medal

Published on Friday, 17 February 2017 6:00 am

Eddie Phillips profiles Hempfield rifle standout Jordan Miller. "A stuffy nose, high fever and throaty cough isn't the typical look of a WPIAL champion, but Hempfield's Jordan Miller certainly had the ...

Video: Rifle - 2017 Individual Championship (Feb. 9)

Published on Sunday, 12 February 2017 8:43 pm

The WPIAL 2017 Individual Rifle Championship was held at Dormont/Mt. Lebanon Sportsmans Club, Thursday, February 9. There were 79 participants and Jordan Miller, a sophomore from Hempfield took first place. ...

Rifle: WPIAL section title races take place

Published on Saturday, 04 February 2017 12:00 pm

There are no perfect teams remaining in the WPIAL, but as the season enters February and athletes prepare for team and individual WPIAL championships, section title races are taking shape and there are ...

Rifle: Teams dreaming of a WPIAL championship

Published on Friday, 03 February 2017 6:00 am

Eddie Phillips previews the WPIAL team and individual rifle championships. "Thinking of stopping Woodland Hills from claiming a fourth consecutive WPIAL rifle championship? In your dreams. At least ...

Rifle: 2016-17 Season Preview

Published on Saturday, 10 December 2016 7:00 am

Rifle competition began around the WPIAL this week. Section matches are underway and it all leads to the WPIAL team rifle championship Feb. 7. The top two teams in the WPIAL's three rifle sections advance ...

Rifle: 2016-17 Section Alignment

Published on Saturday, 03 December 2016 7:00 am

The following is the section alignment for the 2016-17 rifle season. (Section 1) Avella, McGuffey, Washington, Waynesburg, West Greene (Section 2) Bethel Park, Mt. Lebanon, Trinity, Upper St. Clair, Woodland ...

Rifle: 2016-17 Dates to Remember

Published on Saturday, 03 December 2016 7:00 am

Rifle teams competing in the PIAA are allowed two scrimmages and 16 competitions during the regular season. Below are important dates to remember. First Practice Date - November 18 First Scrimmage Date ...

Rifle: 2015-16 Honor Roll

Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 7:00 am

Team Champ WPIAL - Woodland Hills 800-59x Individual Champ WPIAL - Jessica Baker, Trinity 200x20

Rifle: 2016 Season Recap

Published on Monday, 18 July 2016 7:00 am

On the team side of things, there was a three-peat. On the individual side, there was a perfect championship round, the first of its kind in five years. Another WPIAL rifle season came to an end with ...

Index: 2015-16 Rifle & Gymnastics Review

Published on Monday, 18 July 2016 7:00 am

Sports Town will review the 2015-16 school year in July. Today we will revisit the rifle and gymnastics seasons. Rifle Rifle: 2015-16 Season Recap Rifle: 2015-16 WPIAL Individual Championship Results ...

Rifle: Woodland Hills wins WPIAL championship

Published on Friday, 04 March 2016 3:00 pm

Woodland Hills has made it a three-peat. The Wolverines captured their third WPIAL rifle title in as many years with another win. The undefeated Wolverines shot a 800-59x to get past fellow unbeaten Hempfield ...

Rifle: Trinity's Baker wins WPIAL individual title

Published on Saturday, 27 February 2016 8:00 am

Trinity junior Jessica Baker notched a perfect 20-shot, 20-bull's-eye round to capture the WPIAL individual rifle championship at Dormont-Mt. Lebanon Sportsmen's Club in Canonsburg. It was the first perfect ...