College Sports


 Pitt offensive lineman Adam Bisnowaty, a Fox Chapel grad, was named to two preseason watch lists.

North Xtra: Fox Chapel grad one to watch at Pitt

Panthers OL Adam Bisnowaty is making his mark on and off the field.

5 days ago


South Xtra: Bethel Park grad stands out at Clarion

Sean Edgar develops into top golfer for Golden Eagles.

5 days ago


 Rachel Roddy, a Greensburg Salem graduate, was a standout volleyball player at Point Park University from 2007-10. She will be inducted into the school's Athletics Hall of Fame in September.

East Xtra: Point Park honors Roddy

Greensburg native Rachel Roddy will be inducted into the Pioneers’ Athletic Hall of Fame.

1 week ago


 Leah Smith, left, a graduate of Oakland Catholic High School and a Mt. Lebanon resident, and Ambridge Area graduate Lindsay Vrooman, finished first and second in the 400-meter freestyle at the 2015 World University Games.

West Xtra: Ambridge grad Vrooman brings home international swimming medals

Lindsay Vrooman won three medals at the World University Games, including a gold in the 800-meter freestyle.

1 week ago


 Former coach Bill O'Brien added the names to Penn State jerseys to recognize players who chose to stay on the team after the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

Back to blank: Penn State to remove players' names from football jerseys

The nameless jerseys had been a tradition at Penn State for 125 years prior to the 2012 season.

1 week ago


 For the first time in a long time, Penn State tight end Adam Breneman feels like he's "good at football again."

Penn State offense embracing summer workouts

The Nittany Lions offense is using Tuesday night meetings to get on the same page for the upcoming season.

2 weeks ago


 Pitt's Greg Williams and Austin Ransom take down West Virginia's Bradley Starks during a past matchup between the two teams, who haven't met on the football field since 2011.

Return of the Brawl? West Virginia AD says renewing rivalry with Pitt a top priority

“It’s a great thing for college football as a whole,” said West Virginia’s Shane Lyons.

3 weeks ago


 Geno Thorpe is leaving Penn State and the Big Ten for South Florida and the American Athletic Conference.

Former Shaler star Geno Thorpe transfers to South Florida

Geno Thorpe played at Penn State for two seasons after high school, but will now take his talents south to continue his basketball career.

1 month ago



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