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Utility company helps Clairton customers prep for cold

By Jennifer R. Vertullo
A dozen Clairton homeowners received free furnace checks this weekend as Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania reached out to low-income customers in targeted regions. On Sunday, …

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Clairton allows 2 scores but still sprints past Springdale

Clairton’s perfect season came to an end Friday at Springdale’s Veterans Memorial Field, sort of. The second-ranked Bears gave up their first points of the season but still cruised to a 70-13 victory over Springdale (2-2, 2-2) in an WPIAL …
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Senior Brown carries East Allegheny to victory over Keystone Oaks

After his squad’s 26-21 win over Keystone Oaks, East Allegheny coach Dom Pecora had a message for college coaches — don’t sleep on Taizjon Brown. The senior accounted for three scores and more than 100 all-purpose yards to lead the …
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Elizabeth Forward volleyball team keeps winning, despite new look

With only two returning starters, the Elizabeth Forward girls volleyball team is rebuilding. But coach Lindsay Lesofsky doesn’t look at it that way. “We have a lot of good talent,” she said. The Warriors (5-3 overall and 4-2 in Section …
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No. 5 McKeesport rebounds to rout Latrobe

A shortened practice schedule didn’t hinder No. 5 McKeesport from getting back on track after the Tigers suffered a rare shutout loss a week ago. They returned to the field to get another victory, 34-6, over injury-stricken Latrobe on Friday …
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Plum’s surge hands Norwin 1st loss, 23-14

After his squad’s 23-14 Quad East win over No. 10 Norwin, Plum coach Matt Morgan praised his defense’s physicality. “The defense played unbelievable,” Morgan said. “We were fast and physical. People don’t get we weren’t this physical last season. Our …
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West Greene outlasts Serra Catholic in 4 overtimes

Sometimes, memorable games come from the most unlikely of places, between the most unlikely of teams. Friday night’s contest between previously winless West Greene and still winless Serra Catholic proved to be an early candidate for game of the year …
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Daily News spotlight athletes: West Mifflin’s Kyle Mack, South Allegheny’s Nina Tyszkiewicz

Kyle Mack School: West Mifflin Year: Senior Sport: Soccer Claim to fame: Mack has scored six times, including two game-winners for the Titans, who are second in Section 3-AA. He has scored in all but two of West Mifflin’s games …
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Seton-La Salle outlasts Steel Valley

Seton-La Salle coach Damon Rosol paused for a second when he heard the number. “Four? I thought we had more,” he said. Yeah, it wasn’t …
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Thomas Jefferson rolls to 4th straight win, routs Elizabeth Forward

Thomas Jefferson and senior Austin Kemp show no signs of slowing down. The WPIAL’s leading rusher continued his season-long dominance, running for 237 yards and four touchdowns to lead the No. 3 Jaguars (4-0, 4-0 Big 9) past host Elizabeth …
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Ringgold rolls over West Mifflin

The tone in West Mifflin coach Ray Braszo’s voice said it all. Ringgold dominated West Mifflin from start to finish Friday, earning a 40-6 victory …
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