The No. 1-ranked Class AAAA team in the state, Allderdice, used its height advantage to good effect against New Castle.
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic held on against the Golden Tornado led by Tristan Newcamp’s 20 points for the No. 2 Trojans.
Box scores from Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
City League-WPIAL showdown between top Class AAAA and AAA teams an especially hot ticket for several reasons.
High school basketball: Sophomore guard converts two free throws with three seconds for 74-72 victory in WPIAL Class AAAA Section 1.
Box scores from Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
Sierra Kotchman and Mary Dunn are both averaging more 17 points per game for the Hillers.
Girls basketball team rises to top after Lou Waller gets back to the bench.
Boys basketball team nets 20 3-pointers en route to securing playoff berth.
Dragons, No. 1 in Class AAAA, take on WPIAL Class AAA No. 1 New Castle in final postseason tuneup Monday.
Sophomore Bella Posset steps in to help fill the void left by sister Lexi.
Laryn Edwards of Hampton and James Edwards of Plum enjoy rivalry on the basketball court.
After last season’s success, Warriors finding it difficult to sneak up on anybody.
At 6 feet 10, Ben Pollock emerges as a top scorer, both inside and outside.
Senior point guard is the spark plug that makes the girls basketball team go.
The WPIAL regular season ends Monday. The top four teams in each section qualify for the playoffs. Playoff pairings, dates and times will
Box scores from Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
Cali Konek, Imani Christian’s high-scoring freshman guard, took her unbelievable season to a new level Thursday night.
Basketball players Johnasia Cash of McKeesport and Mitchell King of Bishop Canevin earn top honors for their performances on the court.
Individual scoring leaders for WPIAL and City League teams through Monday, Feb. 1, 2016
(Through Tuesday, Feb. 2)
Box scores from Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
The Greyhounds are proving to be simply too much for the Class A teams in their section, but it hasn’t sparked any controversy.
Box scores from Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
The Indians boys basketball team scored a signature victory Tuesday night at Pine-Richland as they continue to think ”big picture.”
Mars Castello said potential for head injuries was a ’huge reason’ for his decision to focus on basketball.
The Jaguars earned its fourth win of the season against the playoff-bound Falcons, who suffered just their third loss.
Box scores from Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
Guard play of Ramon Creighton and James and Tim Jackson sparks state’s top team to a victory in the Pittsburgh Basketball Club Classic.
Box scores from Monday, Feb. 1, 2016
Point guard Darton McIntire has a strange name, but a lot of game, and he’s helping Waynesburg’s boys basketball team to a promising season.
Box scores from Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016
Wilkinsburg High will close this year, and Friday the boys basketball team played what was pretty much the final home sporting event.
Plum earned a 45-43 win Friday night against Penn Hills, snapping the Indians’ 13-game winning streak.
Box scores from Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016
Two local high school basketball coaches — Joe Salvino of Monessen and Phil Pergola of Ringgold — are nearing 600 career wins.
Cheyenne Trest scored 24 points to lead the fourth-ranked Big Macs past the Blue Devils in a key Class AAAA section showdown.
Chyna Simpson and Kashawna Solomon have been bright spot for struggling girls basketball team.
Alayna Gribble and Dominique Petach anchor a girls basketball team that is ranked No. 1 in WPIAL Class AAAA.
Tigers have opportunity to redeem themselves after disappointing showing in lopsided defeat.
Junior guard one of the premier scorers in the WPIAL.
Despite yearly girls basketball success, Tigers have yet to capture that elusive WPIAL Class AAAA championship.
Panthers’ boys basketball team surprised by Eden Christian, but hoping setback fuels stretch run.
Jaguars battling for section title after rough season last year.
With all five returning starters, Crusaders’ boys basketball team is ready for a deeper postseason run.
Last year’s taste of playoffs fuels girls basketball team’s desire this year.
Box scores from Friday, Jan. 29, 2016
High-scoring guard Dayna Rouse of Ellis School and champion wrestler Greg Bulsak of South Park earn this week’s honors.
Individual scoring leaders for WPIAL and City League teams through Monday, Jan. 25, 2016
(Through Tuesday, Jan. 26)