High School Sports


Penn Hills tops Woodland Hills, seizes league crown

Penn Hills scored the decisive touchdown midway through the fourth quarter and forced a late fumble to beat rival Woodland Hills, 22-15.

about 17 hours ago


 Mars' Jake Rosswog is tackled by the Talbots' Jack Werling, right, in the first half Friday at Hampton.

Mars notches overtime win against Hampton

The Planets needed a victory to keep their season alive and they got it in thrilling fashion with a win against previously unbeaten Hampton.

about 17 hours ago


 North Allegheny 31, North Hills 7

Class AAAA roundup: North Allegheny claims 4th in a row vs. North Hills

Jeff Clemens threw for a touchdown and scored two more times rushing as the North Allegheny (7-2, 5-2) beat North Hills (6-3, 4-3), 31-7.

about 17 hours ago


Class AAA roundup: Thomas Jefferson cruises

It was no Austin Kemp, no problem Friday night as the Jaguars used a duo of running backs to roll past West Mifflin and stay unbeaten.

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Class AA roundup: Kittanning beats Ford City to go out in draw

In the final meeting between the two programs, playoff-bound Kittanning blasted Ford City, 43-6, Friday night to even the series, 37-37-1.

about 17 hours ago


Class A roundup: Clairton finishes undefeated

No. 2 Clairton defeated Leechburg, 54-6, and completed a 9-0 season with an 8-0 Eastern Conference mark.

about 17 hours ago


City League roundup: Allderdice reaches championship

Jeremiah Hardrick scored two touchdowns to lead Allderdice to a 40-12 win Friday against Carrick to reach the City League championship.

about 17 hours ago


Football Summaries: Game-by-Game Friday

Summaries from Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

about 16 hours ago


Football Leaders: Rushing, Passing, Receiving

Individual leaders from Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

about 16 hours ago


 West Allegheny's Christian Stout steals the ball away from Central Valley's B.J. Powell for a turnover in the first half Friday night.

Central Valley rolls to victory against West Allegheny, 28-17

Central Valley finished the regular season 9-0 and could get the No. 1 seed for the WPIAL playoffs.

about 18 hours ago


 Shaler's Brianna Schwartz wins the WPIAL class AAA cross-country championship Thursday at Cooper's Lake Campground.

WPIAL cross-country championships: Shaler's Brianna Schwartz adds to legacy

Shaler standout Brianna Schwartz captured her third consecutive Class AAA crown, setting yet another course record in the process.

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Winners Then & Now: Mikki Bjuro

From Sweden to Allderdice High School to PIAA golf champ to Alabama

1 day ago


 Moon's Sean Shapert (#8) attempts to get by Baldwin's Bob Burnett in this 1984 game.

Winners Then & Now: Sean Shapert

Moon soccer star’s goals record still appears untouchable

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Winners Then & Now: Colleen Rosensteel

Greensburg Central Catholic grad paying it forward after storied success.

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Winners Then & Now: Tom Pipkins

The points just kept on comin' for Valley High School’s 'mini Jordan'

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Class AAA roundup: Unbeaten Thomas Jefferson rolls

It was no Austin Kemp, no problem Friday night as the Jaguars used a duo of running backs to roll past West Mifflin and stay undefeated.

about 17 hours ago


High school highlights: Upper St. Clair advances to semis

A late header lifted the Panthers past North Allegheny in the WPIAL Class AAA boys soccer quarterfinals.

1 day ago


Brashear tops University Prep, reaches City League title game

Brashear kept defending champ University Prep out of the City League title game with a 27-8 win Thursday in a semifinal at Cupples Stadium.

1 day ago


Soccer Scoring Leaders

Final regular-season scoring leaders for WPIAL teams through Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

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 Mars' Tori Kopchak, left, defends Central Valley's Lexy Delostrino, right, Wednesday at Hampton High School.

High school highlights: Yough wins, gives up two goals

The Yough girls soccer team let up a goal for the first time, but the Cougars edged South Fayette, 3-2, in a WPIAL Class AA quarterfinal.

2 days ago


West Xtra: Avella has good shot at playoffs again

After years of famine, Avella is feasting on a return to the WPIAL playoffs.

2 days ago


Mars Area changes concession stand policy

Under the new rule, a licensed caterer must be present in order for the concession stand to open.

2 days ago


 Moon freshman Delaney Snyder, dribbling the ball up field against Trinity's Jenna Becker, has been an important addition this season for the Tigers.

West Xtra: Moon easily handles move up to Class AAA

The Moon girls soccer team moved up to Class AAA this season, but that didn’t stop the Tigers from reaching the postseason once again.

2 days ago


 Erin Cunningham is a returning all-state player for the Bishop Canevin Crusaders.

West Xtra: Canevin looking to retain its volleyball title

Despite an ailing coach, Bishop Canevin rates as a favorite to retain the WPIAL Class A girls volley championship.

2 days ago


North Xtra: Hampton just a win away from perfect regular season

Talbots know there's still room for improvement despite 8-0 record.

2 days ago


North Xtra: Fox Chapel a surprise qualifier

After finishing 2-7 last season, football team turns things around.

2 days ago


North/West Xtra: Sewickley wins with a new lineup

The Sewickley Academy boys soccer team earns top seed, first-round bye in WPIAL playoffs.

2 days ago


North Xtra: Shady Side reloads, gets No. 2 seed in playoffs

Girls soccer team storms into postseason on strength of defense.

2 days ago


South Xtra: Wash High, McGuffey clash in a big one

Surprising McGuffey challenges Washington for a share of the Interstate Conference title.

2 days ago


 Ringgold's Brandon Thomas eludes a Thomas Jefferson defender on a kickoff return during their season opener.

South Xtra: After a very rugged start, Ringgold comes on strong

Following a jolting start to its season, Ringgold has come on to win seven games in a row.

2 days ago


 Peters Township's Mia Toscano controls the ball in front of  Baldwin's Allison Breisinger during a WPIAL Class AAA girls soccer first-round playoff game Saturday.

South Xtra: Peters Township is still a force to be reckoned with in WPIAL

With a lot of experienced, talented players, Peters Township has once again returned to the WPIAL playoffs.

2 days ago


East Xtra: Plum has strong finishing kick

Junior place-kicker Chapla provides a good scoring option for Mustangs.

2 days ago


East Xtra: Local rivals are primed for big game

Penn Hills, Woodland Hills collide with plenty at stake.

2 days ago


East Xtra: Centurions overcome loss of stars to rate No. 1

Sophomore Bailey Cartwright steps up to fill offensive void at Greensburg Central Catholic.

2 days ago


PIAA golf: WPIAL sophomores nab 1st place in Class AA

Sewickley Academy's Jason Li and Greensburg Central Catholic's Olivia Zambruno came away winners Tuesday at the PIAA championships in York.

3 days ago


 Kelsey Potts of Mt. Lebanon should be one of the top challengers to Shaler standout Brianna Schwartz in the WPIAL Class AAA girls cross country championships.

Shaler's Brianna Schwartz still Class AAA cross country favorite

A field of accomplished competitors will take aim at Shaler standout Brianna Schwartz Thursday in the WPIAL Class AAA girls race.

3 days ago


 North Allegheny forward Michael Peters gets the ball in front of Allderdice defense Monday night.

High school highlights: Quaker Valley upsets Mars, 2-0, in boys soccer

Walter Hubsch and Fritz Wiltman scored to lead No. 15 seed Quaker Valley to a 2-0 win at No. 2 Mars in a WPIAL Class AA first-round playoff.

4 days ago


 The only thing to slow down Thomas Jefferson running back Austin Kemp, pictured running against Belle Vernon Sept. 5, so far is shoulder injury.

High school notebook: Perry drops out of postseason in wake of fight

Perry administrators are taking the fallout from a postgame scrum a step further, removing the football team from the City League playoffs.

5 days ago


 North Catholic standout P.J. Fulmore surpassed 4,000 career yards Saturday in a victory against Bishop Canevin.

High school roundup: North Catholic's P.J. Fulmore reaches 4,000 yards in win

The Trojans star hit a career milestone in an easy Class A Black Hills Conference victory against Bishop Canevin.

6 days ago


 Pine-Richland's Ben DiNucci carries for a touchdown as he's defended by Central Catholic's Bryan Glover Friday night at Highmark Stadium.

Pine-Richland runs right on schedule in win against Central Catholic

Pine-Richland put on a dazzling offensive performance and crushed Central Catholic, 48-28, in a Class AAAA Northern Eight Conference game.

1 week ago


McKeesport rolls to 35-14 win against Norwin

Mark Cromerdie rushed for 146 yards and three touchdowns as McKeesport knocked off Norwin, 35-14.

1 week ago


 South Fayette quarterback Brett Brumbaugh looks to pass Friday against Seton-LaSalle.

South Fayette shares the wealth, beats Seton-LaSalle

Behind a strong performance from quarterback Brett Brumbaugh, South Fayette overwhelmed Seton-LaSalle, 41-14, Friday night.

1 week ago


 Central Catholic's Damar Hamlin pulls in a pass for a touchdown as he's defended by Pine-Richland's Jimmy Graf Friday night at Highmark Stadium.

Class AAAA roundup: Woodland Hills storms past Mt. Lebanon, 47-0

Miles Sanders scored three touchdowns to lead fourth-ranked Woodland Hills to a 47-0 win at Mt. Lebanon in the Southeastern Conference.

1 week ago


High school soccer: Penn-Trafford girls advance

Casey Aunkst added another big moment to her memorable weekend, helping the Warriors to an overtime first-round win against North Allegheny.

6 days ago


Class AAA roundup: Trinity upsets West Mifflin

Robert West scored on runs of 4 and 2 yards to lead Trinity to a 31-13 upset of West Mifflin Friday night in the Big Nine Conference.

1 week ago


Class AA roundup: Beaver Falls stands tall

The Tigers were not yet ready to relinquish their vice grip on Midwestern Conference rival New Brighton, pulling out a 36-22 victory.

1 week ago


Class A roundup: Clairton runs over Monessen

Lamont Wade rushed for scores of 26, 65 and 85 yards as No. 2 Clairton earned a convincing Eastern Conference win against the Greyhounds.

1 week ago


City League roundup: Alderdice wins shootout vs. Linsly

James Jackson threw for four touchdowns and ran for two more to lead Allderdice to a 54-44 win against Linsly School Friday.

1 week ago


Football Summaries: Game-by-Game Saturday

Summaries from Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

6 days ago


Football Summaries: Game-by-Game Friday

Summaries from Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

1 week ago



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