High School Sports


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.

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.


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Quest for Penguins Cup wide open

Peters Township is the defending champion and will enter the playoffs as the No. 2 seed behind North Allegheny.

South Xtra: Coaches welcome fourth PIAA berth for WPIAL

After a 13-year hiatus, the WPIAL will get a fourth berth per weight class for the PIAA tournament.


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Wrestling: 2015 WPIAL AAA Quarterfinal Pairings

Below are the pairings for the Class AAA WPIAL/Southwest Regional Tournament at Penn Hills High School.


Swimming: Shady Side Academy girls capture first WPIAL crown

The Shady Side Academy boys swim team won ten WPIAL swimming and diving team titles from 2000 to 2010. In 2015, it was the girls

Athlete Of The Week

Athletes of the Week: Brian Lovasik & Maria Lohman

Brian Lovasik of North Hills and Maria Lohman of Chartiers Valley are this week’s honorees.

Athletes of the Week: Julian Batts & Rachel Hornung

Julian Batts of Jeannette and Rachel Hornung of Hampton are this week’s honorees.



Where are they now?: 1.23.15

The Major League Baseball draft isn't until June, but one former WPIAL player already has received a high rating for the draft.

South Xtra: Gettin' ready for another 'hoops year'

As high school basketball season is about to tip off, here’s what you need to know.



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.

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

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



Kouyate presiding for Obama soccer

A look at player of the year Abe Kouyate and the rest of the Post-Gazette's all-area team for boys soccer.

Murphy's law lifted Big Macs in soccer

A look at player of the year Kyra Murphy and the rest of the Post-Gazette's all-area girls soccer team.






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