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 ...

Boys Swimming & Diving: 2017 North Season Recap

Published on Saturday, 15 July 2017 7:00 am

There were old faces, old names and some new names and new faces climbing atop the podium representing the North zone this year in boys swimming. The old faces, of course, belonged to the North Allegheny ...

Boys Swimming & Diving: 2017 South Season Recap

Published on Saturday, 15 July 2017 7:00 am

Peters Township has cemented itself as a program to be reckoned with in the fast and furious South Hills. It may have come as somewhat of a surprise when Peters Township edged Mt. Lebanon, Upper St. Clair ...

Boys Swimming & Diving: 2017 East Season Recap

Published on Saturday, 15 July 2017 7:00 am

... (81) and 11th-place Woodland Hills (73). Day by day at the PIAA swimming championships, Sead Niksic was rewriting the Obama Academy record book. On Thursday, the Obama Academy junior became the first ...

Boys Swimming & Diving: 2017 West Season Recap

Published on Saturday, 15 July 2017 7:00 am

West Allegheny showed that it belongs in its first season competing in the WPIAL's largest classification. The Indians racked up 66 points at the WPIAL championships to place 13th overall among the 26 ...

Girls Swimming & Diving: 2017 North Season Recap

Published on Saturday, 15 July 2017 7:00 am

... managed to do it though. One of the greatest WPIAL swimmers in recent history, Bonnett went out in a blaze of glory at the PIAA Class 2A championships this week at Bucknell University. In her final high ...

Girls Swimming & Diving: 2017 South Season Recap

Published on Saturday, 15 July 2017 7:00 am

... 200-yard freestyle last week. Swimming at the PIAA Class 3A championships, Hay held true to her second-fastest seeded time and clocked in at 4:55.27 to win the silver. That silver goes with the bronze ...

Girls Swimming & Diving: 2017 East Season Recap

Published on Saturday, 15 July 2017 7:00 am

It has been quite some time since a newcomer has been able to set ablaze the PIAA swimming scene like Gateway freshman Olivia Livingston has. Her performance at WPIALs was one for the ages and record books. ...

Girls Swimming & Diving: 2017 West Season Recap

Published on Saturday, 15 July 2017 7:00 am

... Northgate senior Karen Siddoway. Petrak brings back two state gold medals to her high school that does not even have a swim team. Petrak swam as an independent swimmer over her four years of high school. The ...

At Indiana High School, Joey knows sports

Published on Friday, 12 May 2017 6:00 am

Joe Bendel profiles Indiana multi-sport athlete Joe Bujdos. "Back in the '80s, Nike rolled out an ad campaign highlighting Bo Jackson's proficiency in a multitude of sports. "Bo knows baseball," the ...

Alumni Update - Amanda Balzer (Allegheny)

Published on Tuesday, 09 May 2017 12:00 pm

GREENCASTLE, Ind. –The Allegheny women's track and field team finished third at the 2017 North Coast Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships.   The Gators enjoyed a solid ...

Athletes of the Week (March 31, 2017)

Published on Friday, 31 March 2017 6:00 am

This week's Athletes of the Week are Peters Township hockey player Alex Wilbert and Beaver diver Ava Talorico. "Alex Wilbert, Peters Township The past week: Wilbert, a freshman goaltender for the Indians, ...

Alumni Update - Dominic Giordano (Pitt)

Published on Wednesday, 29 March 2017 12:00 pm

... career as a Pitt diver, which includes the designation as the only NCAA swimming & diving champion in program history, were both brilliantly executed and lifted him from 14th into a top-10 finish in ...

High School Swimming Notebook (March 24, 2017)

Published on Friday, 24 March 2017 6:00 am

Keith Barnes has this week's High School Swimming Notebook. "When Jonah Cagley made his PIAA Class 3A diving championships debut last year, he had the entire Fox Chapel swimming team there to provide ...

Athletes of the Week (March 23, 2017)

Published on Thursday, 23 March 2017 6:00 am

The Athletes of the Week are North Allegheny swimmer Mason Gonzalez and Mt. Lebanon swimmer Trinity Ward. Mason Gonzalez, North Allegheny The past week: Gonzalez won two gold medals in individual events ...

Swimming: Highlands senior Bonnett caps career fittingly

Published on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 7:30 am

In a career full of achievements, titles and records, finding a fitting conclusion can be a daunting task. Highlands senior Bailey Bonnett managed to do it though. One of the greatest WPIAL swimmers ...

Swimming: Gateway freshman enjoys historic postseason run

Published on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 7:30 am

It has been quite some time since a newcomer has been able to set ablaze the PIAA swimming scene like Gateway freshman Olivia Livingston. Her performance at WPIALs was one for the ages - and record books. ...