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Valley set to host semipro football game

Valley High School's Memorial Stadium will be the site of Saturday night's semipro Premier Amateur Football League Championship game between the Western PA Wildcatz (12-0) ...

Switalski memorial game continues to flourish in 4th year

Joe Switalski grew up in West Deer and played baseball with his younger brother, James. So baseball seems like the perfect way to honor the ...

Thomas Jefferson grad to continue rodeoing while studying nursing

Chasey Wain was a WPIAL Class AAA track and field finalist in two events last spring as a senior at Thomas Jefferson. Wain advanced to the ...

Annual Plum youth soccer tournament a kickoff to fall season

Plum Area Youth Soccer Association officials, coaches, parents and players are making final preparations for the 19th annual kickoff classic tournament set for Friday through ...

Jefferson Hills club earns second-place finish in NABA

Another summer of National Adult Baseball Association play has come and gone, and once again, Jefferson Hills found itself vying for the league title. In ...

Pittsburgh-based basketball skills coach Strobl scores pro job in Germany

Pete Strobl, who opened The Scoring Factory in 2009 to help create more international opportunities for Western Pennsylvania basketball players, has accepted an assistant coaching ...

Fox Chapel senior McRandal hopes to join national baseball team

Fox Chapel senior Nick McRandal, a shortstop and pitcher on the FC baseball team, spent four days in Cary, N.C., last week trying out for ...

Sewickley Academy grad steps into action for Duke women's soccer

Former Sewickley Academy soccer standout Mackenzie Coles considers herself lucky. Turned down by one school, she found an opening at another and landed on one of ...

North Allegheny Little League softball earns Section 2 title

The North Allegheny Little League softball tournament team for players 9-10 years old had an impressive second season. The girls repeated as section champion and returned ...

North Allegheny Little League baseball team goes 2-2 at state tournament

The North Allegheny Little League baseball tournament team for 10- and 11-year olds is looking forward to next season after coming close to winning the ...

Many mourn beloved Penn Hills sports legend Ed Adams

One story cannot describe Ed Adams. Choosing one example of his kindness would neglect his impact on hundreds of people, friends and family members said. Adams ...

Seton-La Salle notes: No time for hiccups in Allegheny football conference

Notes and quotes, focused on Seton-La Salle athletics: • The Seton-La Salle football team is a member of the Allegheny Conference in Class 3A ...

Monroeville's Gelpi earns USA Baseball NTIS opportunity

Monroeville resident Brandon Gelpi soon will begin his freshman year at Pittsburgh Central Catholic. But before that, he will be one of several athletes to ...

Plum trio set for opportunity with Junior Vengeance hockey team

The Pittsburgh Junior Vengeance ice hockey team missed the NA3HL playoffs last year, but head coach Dave Dorsey said the squad has come back strong ...

Quaker Valley grad Harris starred as wide receiver at Shippensburg, Chambersburg

All young Averell Harris wanted was a chance to play offense while he was at Quaker Valley. He got his chance, and the results catapulted him ...

Local players shine at Fox Chapel Junior Tennis Open

The 19th Fox Chapel Junior Tennis Open came to a close last Thursday, and one thing was evident — there's quite a bit of talent ...