High School Sports


Deer Lakes scores win vs. Montour, advances to PIHL semifinals

The Eastern Conference champion Lancers (17-5-1) rolled to an 8-1 running-clock victory against Montour (13-10-0) in the quarterfinals.

about 10 hours ago


Shaler scores 7 goals to overcome North Hills hat trick

Austin Martz scored three goals to lead Shaler to a 7-4 victory against North Hills in the first round of the PIHL Class AA playoffs.

1 day ago


Kentucky standout high school wrestler headed to Dapper Dan Wrestling Classic

Austin Meyers, who will wrestle in college at West Virginia, will take part in the tournament March 15.

3 days ago


Basketball Box Score: March 2

Box score from Monday, March 2, 2015

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Basketball Box Scores: Feb. 28

Box scores from Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015

4 days ago


Upsets reign at Class AAA wrestling tournament

No. 8 seed Luke Kemerer of Hempfield scores the biggest surprise with a victory against No. 2 seed Mike Heinl of Shaler at 126 pounds.

5 days ago


 Chartiers Valley’s Matty McConnell celebrates with Nick Antonucci after the Colts rallied to defeat North Allegheny for the WPIAL Class AAAA championship Saturday at Petersen Events Center.

Chartiers Valley comes from behind to earn WPIAL Class AAAA title

After trailing by double digits at halftime, Chartiers Valley dominated North Allegheny in the second half on its way to a 78-67 win.

4 days ago


 Blackhawk’s Courtney Vannoy, left, and Bridgette Shaffer celebrate after winning the WPIAL AAA title.

Blackhawk girls beat South Fayette for WPIAL Class AAA crown

Chassidy Omogrosso combined for 45 points to lift Blackhawk to a 65-54 victory against South Fayette.

4 days ago


 Aliquippa’s Kaezon Pugh celebrates winning the WPIAL Class AA title.

Aliquippa beats Seton-LaSalle for WPIAL Class AA championship

Aliquippa becomes only the 14th team in the past 52 years to win a WPIAL championship with a perfect record. Aliquippa is 25-0.

4 days ago


Wise leads Vincentian to a WPIAL Class A girls title over Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic

Brenna Wise poured in 35 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead Vincentian to its fourth consecutive title after a 74-35 win.

4 days ago


PIAA Boys Basketball Qualifiers and Schedule

PIAA BOYS PLAYOFF QUALIFIERS

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PIAA Girls Basketball Qualifiers and Schedule

PIAA GIRLS PLAYOFF QUALIFIERS

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 Indiana’s Riley Stapleton makes the game-winning basket over Beaver Falls’ Zach Duffy in the WPIAL Class AAA championship Friday at Petersen Events Center.

Indiana’s Stapletons knock off Beaver Falls in final two seconds

Brothers Riley and Dylan Stapleton connect on the final play of the game for a layup to beat Beaver Falls at Petersen Events Center.

5 days ago


 Monessen teammates celebrate at the buzzer after defeating Jeannette in the WPIAL Class A championship Friday at Petersen Events Center.

No. 2 seed Monessen breezes to Class A title

Monessen overcomes last year’s big loss to Lincoln Park in AA to win WPIAL title comfortably.

5 days ago


 Seton-LaSalle teammates celebrate their win against Bishop Canevin in the WPIAL Class AA championship Friday at Petersen Events Center.

Seton-LaSalle girls repeat as WPIAL champions

The Rebels roll past Bishop Canevin for fourth Class AA title in past five years.

5 days ago


 Penn Hills’ Te'Shan Campbell, top, is the top seed at 170 pounds in the WPIAL/​Southwest Regional Class AAA tournament.

Wrestling friends take different routes in bid to wind up in same place

Longtime friends follow different wrestling paths, but have their eyes on similar goals and a reunion in the upcoming PIAA championships.

6 days ago


Top-ranked Franklin Regional standout Solomon scratched from wrestling regionals

Sophomore Gus Solomon, the top seed at 126 pounds, scratched from the Class AAA WPIAL/Southwest Regional Thursday night at Penn Hills.

6 days ago


East Xtra: Penn-Trafford junior tops WPIAL

Junior Joey Ferrence improves on last year’s third-place finish by winning WPIAL Class AAA diving event.

6 days ago


 Beaver Falls' Javon Turner tries to drive around New Castle's Marquel Hooker.

West Xtra: Senior guard helps guide Beaver Falls to WPIAL final

Javon Turner has played a key role in Beaver Falls’ run to the WPIAL Class AAA boys basketball title game.

6 days ago


Basketball Box Scores: Feb. 27

Box scores from Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

5 days ago


 North Hills' Nick Smith goes up for a shot against Chartiers Valley's Matty McConnell Wednesday night in WPIAL playoff action Wednesday night at Moon.

Chartiers Valley shoots way into AAAA final

Boys basketball: Colts bury 15 3-pointers in 78-53 victory against North Hills to reach WPIAL championship vs. North Allegheny.

1 week ago


Seton-LaSalle runs away from Quaker Valley

Rebels go on late run to reach WPIAL Class AA final against Aliquippa.

1 week ago


Basketball Box Scores: Feb. 26

Box scores from Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015

6 days ago


 Beaver Falls' Josh Creach breaks through the New Castle defense Tuesday night at Geneva College.

Class AAA boys: Unlikely hero hits 3 to lift Beaver Falls past New Castle

A 3-pointer with 11 seconds left gave Beaver Falls the win against New Castle, 52-49, in a WPIAL Class AAA semifinal.

1 week ago


Class A boys: Vincentian goes cold in loss to Monessen

The No. 2 seed Greyhounds found their footing at the free-throw line at the perfect time to top the No. 3 Royals and reach the WPIAL final.

1 week ago


Class AAAA girls: Norwin defense guides way past North Allegheny

Alayna Gribble helped lead the No. 3 seed Knights past the No. 2 Tigers in a semifinal at Fox Chapel.

1 week ago


Class AA girls: With win, Bishop Canevin is in

Bishop Canevin is returning to the Class AA WPIAL championship by knocking off No. 2 Burrell, 32-30.

1 week ago


Basketball Box Scores: Feb. 25

Box scores from Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015

1 week ago


 North Allegheny's Jordan Lake, left, drives past  Bethel Park's Jake Dixon in a WPIAL Class AAAA playoff game Monday night at North Hills.

No. 1 seed sneaks in WPIAL AAAA semifnials

Boys basketball playoffs: Top-seeded North Allegheny gets a basket with 1.7 seconds left to edge Bethel Park Monday night at North Hills.

1 week ago


WPIAL boys basketball playoffs: Quaker Valley jolts No. 2 Lincoln Park

Quaker Valley built a nine-point fourth-quarter lead and held off a comeback to upset No. 2 Lincoln Park, 64-55, in a Class AA quarterfinal.

1 week ago


WPIAL girls basketball playoffs: South Fayette knocks out South Park

In a battle of double-digit seeded teams, No. 10 South Fayette (18-6) escaped No. 15 seed South Park (14-11), 48-45.

1 week ago


Basketball Box Scores: Feb. 24

Box scores from Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

1 week ago


High school wrestling notebook: Big matchups ahead at regional tournament

While some aspects of the Class AA Southwest Region Tournament will be different for South Fayette’s Jared Walker, his goal remains clear.

1 week ago


Basketball Box Scores: Feb. 23

Box scores from Monday, Feb. 23, 2015

1 week ago


 Star guard Lexi Posset and Beaver were supposed to play Saturday, but will take on Chartiers Valley Monday night instead.

High school basketball notebook: Sunday play a no-go for WPIAL

Despite postponing Saturday’s playoff basketball games, the WPIAL would not budge from its decision to avoid playing on Sundays.

1 week ago


North Allegheny sweeps WPIAL Class AAA swimming championships

Once again, the North Allegheny boys and girls teams dominated the field to take home the championships in Class AAA.

1 week ago


Class AA wrestling: South Fayette's Jared Walker joins elite

Lions standout Jared Walker became part of an exclusive WPIAL wrestling club after rallying for his fourth consecutive championship.

1 week ago


 Mars' Alex Gruber pulls down a rebound against Ambridge's Roman Shell Friday night at North Hills.

No. 1 seeds Mars, Sewickley Academy bow out in WPIAL quarterfinals

A pair of top-ranked teams -- Class AAA Mars and Class A Sewickley Academy -- saw their WPIAL title runs come to an end after losing

1 week ago


Red Hurricanes raise storm warning

Boys basketball: New Castle forced a bundle of turnovers and defeated Hampton, 78-61, in a WPIAL Class AAA quarterfinal at Geneva College.

1 week ago


 North Allegheny's Haley Zeise, left, grabs a loose ball from Baldwin's Amanda Larkin Friday night at North Hills.

Penn Hills shocks No. 1 Penn-Trafford in WPIAL girls quarterfinals

Thanks to a 16-point advantage in the fourth quarter, No. 9 Penn Hills turned a two point lead into a 40-22 victory against Penn-Trafford.

1 week ago


WPIAL swimming championships open

North Allegheny continues legacy of dominance on first day at Pitt’s Trees Pool.

1 week ago


 Allderdice's Tim Jackson is fouled as he goes to the basket Saturday in the City League title game against Obama Academy at Petersen Events Center.

Allderdice boys repeat as City League champs

The Jackson twins helped lead the young Dragons to another City League championship with another win against Obama Academy.

1 week ago


 Obama Academy's Bre Clifford holds the trophy after defeating Allderdice Saturday afternoon in the City League championship at the Petersen Events Center.

Balance propels Obama Academy girls to City League crown

Michaela Porter led the way with 18 points, but had plenty of help from her teammates too as the Eagles trounced Allderdice Saturday.

1 week ago


Basketball Box Scores: Feb. 21

Box scores from Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

1 week ago


Basketball Box Scores: Feb. 20

Box scores from Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

1 week ago


Stout defense leads Fox Chapel to upset

Boys playoff roundup: No. 12-seeded Foxes stun No. 5 Pine Richland, 49-35.

2 weeks ago


 West Mifflin Trejuan Booth, left, looks to pass around Highlands' Cameron Holt, right.

Highlands earns upset against No. 4 seed West Mifflin

In a WPIAL Class AAA first-round game, the upstart Rams knocked off the Titans in a thriller.

2 weeks ago


City League roundup: Allderdice boys rout Carrick

The Dragons continued rolling with a dominant victory Tuesday in the City League playoffs.

2 weeks ago


Basketball Box Scores: Feb. 18

Box scores from Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015

2 weeks ago


City League basketball title games at Petersen Events Center

City League title games will be played Saturday at the Petersen Events Center.

2 weeks ago



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