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Northern Regional, McKeesport police to test vehicle immobilizer

By Adam Brandolph 9:31 p.m.
When Pittsburgh police officers pulled over and approached a silver Infiniti in Highland Park in November 2012, the driver threw the car into drive and ...

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Clairton QB Williams enjoys final high school game

At Clairton, where winning football games last season didn’t just happen, it happened big, quarterback Ryan Williams played with big thoughts and big numbers in mind. The 6-foot, 170-pound senior passed for a school-record 3,037 yards with 40 touchdowns and …
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East Allegheny softball chasing winning season

Wins have been hard to come by for the East Allegheny softball program. But that hasn’t stopped the team from forging ahead and attempting to produce its first winning season in a long time. The Wildcats started this season’s campaign …
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Two-out lightning for BVA in 6-2 win

Ask any softball coach what puts a smile on his or her face, and you can be sure that one of the more common answers …
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Numbers up for McKeesport track team

The McKeesport boys and girls track teams are rebuilding under first-year coach Tom Smith. The Tigers have about 50 boys and girls — 20 more than last year — but most are underclassmen, Smith said. Because of their inexperience, Smith …
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HS highlight reel: Track athletes aim for Top 8 finishes

Qualifying meets for the WPIAL track and field championships will be held at five sites Thursday with the top eight finishers in each event earning a spot at the May 14 championship. The Class AAA qualifiers will be at Pine-Richland …
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Daily News spotlight athletes: South Allegheny’s Evan Tutko, Serra Catholic’s Samantha Andrekanic

Evan Tutko School: South Allegheny Sport: Baseball Class: Junior Claim to fame: Tutko pitched nine innings, allowing only eight hits and striking out two, in a 3-2 victory over No. 1 ranked Keystone Oaks last week. “We asked Evan to …
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Donovan strikes out 16 as Steel Valley clinches playoff berth

Earlier this season, Steel Valley fireballer Brandon Donovan struck out a career-high 19 and edged Seton-La Salle in a dominating eight-inning performance. He might have been even better Wednesday against South Allegheny. “All year Brandon has been dominant. Today he …
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Thomas Jefferson senior track standout Johnson focusing on WPIAL meet

The usual time for an athlete to take a deep breath and exhale is during his or her competition. But Thomas Jefferson’s Jennifer Johnson breathed …
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