Central Valley players Jordan Whitehead, Skyler Cron, Preston Johnson and Rocco Martini hold the jersey of teammate Dominick Treemarchi ahead of the coin toss before their game against Archbishop Wood in the PIAA Class AAA Championship.

Two to stand trial for manslaughter in football player's overdose death

Attorneys for Noah Lalama and Terell Shelton argued their clients were not legally required to care for Dominick Treemarchi.

2 days ago

South Xtra: South Park's Loughran decides to move on

Veteran football coach Tom Loughran resigns after 32 seasons at South Park High School.

1 week ago

Big 33 Football Classic rosters set

Two record-setting quarterbacks among 12 WPIAL players in annual all-star game in Hershey, Pa.

2 weeks ago

 Silver medal winner Lauryn Williams holds the flag after the women's bobsled competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Briefs: Rochester native, Olympian Lauryn Williams calls it a bobsled career

Unique Olympian Lauryn Williams, a former track standout at Rochester High School in Beaver County, retired from bobsledding Thursday.

2 weeks ago

 Central Valley's Jordan Whitehead -- the top recruit in the WPIAL and state -- signed with Pitt.

Varsity Notes: Area recruiting numbers shrink

After a surge in Division I-A college football recruiting a year ago, the WPIAL saw an extremely shallow talent pool once again this year.

3 weeks ago

USC’s class edges Alabama’s as No. 1

Southern California lures top recruiting class, but Alabama is not far behind the Trojans.

3 weeks ago

 Cornell's Dane Jackson leads the basketball team with 29.4 points per game and was the starting quarterback at Quaker Valley (Cornell does not have a football team).

Varsity Xtra: Cornell's Jackson among elite company for area athletes

Dane Jackson belongs in the same class of athletes as Western Pennsylvania legends such as Darrelle Revis, Terrelle Pryor and Major Harris.

4 weeks ago

High school notebook: PIAA accepts Clairton self-imposed sanctions

PIAA accepts Clairton's self-imposed punishment decisions after incident late in Class A championship football game in December.

1 month ago


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