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Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 7:45 am by Nicholas Tolomeo
swimming-mars-diver-claims-wpial-titleIn the span of two years, Taylor Hockenberry went from never competitively diving to be one of the best divers in the state. She proved that in the span of five days in mid-February, when the Mars... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 6:00 am by Brad Everett
brad-everett-s-north-high-school-basketball-notebook-feb-27-2015Here's this week's edition of Brad Everett's North High School Basketball Notebook. "When Jeff Ackermann took over the coaching duties at Pine-Richland in July, he said there was no reason the Rams... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 6:00 am by Drew Karpen
boys-basketball-eden-christian-surprising-its-foesDrew Karpen profiles the Eden Christian boys basketball team. "It can be intimidating playing the No. 1 team in your team's classification. It is even more intimidating when that team is undefeated and... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 6:00 am by Joe Koch
girls-basketball-junior-enjoying-ride-for-north-alleghenyJoe Koch profiles North Allegheny basketball player Abby Gonzales. "One year ago, North Allegheny was in the middle of a solid playoff run in the WPIAL Class AAAA girls basketball tournament. But before... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 6:00 am by Marky Billson
hockey-north-allegheny-coach-evaluates-the-goalie-situationMarky Billson profiles the North Allegheny hockey team. "It's easy to look at the North Allegheny High School hockey team's "stat sheet" and presume the Tigers have a two-goalie system. For while Joseph... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 6:00 am by Nicholas Tolomeo
diving-mars-girl-dives-in-wins-a-wpial-titleNicholas Tolomeo profiles Mars diver Taylor Hockenberry. "Taylor Hockenberry had competed in gymnastics, played soccer and run cross country growing up. As high school neared she decided to give diving... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 6:00 am by Keith Barnes
wrestling-avonworth-senior-advancesKeith Barnes profiles Avonworth wrestler Darion Trimmer.(Photo: Freedom's Kody Komara, left, battles Darion Trimmer of Avonworth in the WPIAL Class AA individual championships Saturday at South... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 6:00 am by Ken Wunderley
wrestling-north-coaches-elated-with-extra-piaa-berthKen Wunderley reports that North Xtra coaches are excited about the district picking up a fourth PIAA berth. Read his story below.North Allegheny senior Zach Smith knows first hand what it was like to... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 5:00 am by Mike White
boys-basketball-2015-wpial-championship-previewMike White previews this weekend's WPIAL boys basketball championships. "North Allegheny and Chartiers Valley will be in different locker rooms Saturday night. But if Chartiers Valley's players look in... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 5:00 am by Mike White
girls-basketball-2015-wpial-championship-previewMike White previews this weekend's WPIAL girls basketball championships. "Twenty-eight years ago, John Tate lived through an unlikely playoff run as a player at Penn Hills. Now, he is going through a... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 5:00 am by Keith Barnes
hockey-notebook-feb-27-2015Keith Barnes has this week's Hockey Notebook. "When Moon takes the ice tonight against West Allegheny for its regular-season finale, winning won't be the foremost thing on the agenda. Instead the Tigers... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 5:00 am by Post-Gazette
athletes-of-the-week-feb-27-2015This week's Athletes of the Week are North Hills hockey player Brian Lovasik and Chartiers Valley diver Maria Lohman. Click here to read the story. "Brian Lovasik, North HillsLast Week: A senior swimmer,... Read More
Published on Friday, 27 February 2015 5:00 am by Ken Wunderley
wrestling-friends-take-different-routes-in-bid-to-wind-up-in-same-placeKen Wunderley profiles wrestlers Te'Shan Campbell of Penn Hills and Cameron Jacobson of Allderdice. Read his story below.Te'Shan Campbell and Cameron Jacobson attend different high schools and are... Read More
Published on Thursday, 26 February 2015 7:31 pm by Schwilm
video-swimming-2015-wpial-class-aa-championships-feb-21The WPIAL AA Swim Championships were held at Trees Pool at the University of Pittsburgh, February 20 and 21, 2015.  Here is footage of the second day's events.  Shady Side Academy Girls won the... Read More
Published on Thursday, 26 February 2015 6:56 pm by statco
wrestling-top-seed-solomon-scratches-from-wpial-aaa-tournamentFranklin Regional sophomore Gus Solomon, the top seed at 126 pounds, scratched from the Class AAA WPIAL/Southwest Regional, last night at Penn Hills High School. Solomon (36-3) was ranked No. 1 in the... Read More

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