West Allegheny's Bob Palko became the first coach in WPIAL history to win seven titles with the Indians 16-6 win against Central Valley in the Class AAA title game, Saturday at Heinz Field.
Central Valley (11-2), making its second title appearance in four years, opened the scoring with a 1-yard run by Preston Johnson with 11:40 left in the second quarter. The touchdown capped a 16-play, 89-yard drive.
West Allegheny (13-0) evened the game with a 3-yard run by Tory Delmonico with 4:38 left in the second quarter. The score capped a 13-play, 65-yard drive.