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Stewart’s latest work on western Pa. quarterbacks

By Jeff Oliver
As author Wayne Stewart was looking for an idea for his next book, his agent gave him one. How about writing about the great NFL quarterbacks from western Pennsylvania? The Donora native, who has written approximately 30 sports books, went to work ...

Alle-Kiski Valley roundup: Freeport hockey rolls past Greensburg Salem

By Staff Reports
After three straight overtime games, Freeport’s hockey team found itself in a shootout. Stone Haberstroh had three goals and four assists to lead the Yellowjackets to a PIHL Class A win over Greensburg Salem, 11-6, at the Kirk S. Nevin Arena ...

Ice Miners earn OT victory

By Staff Report
Taylor Fernandez scored 2:24 into overtime and led the Ice Miners to a 2-1 victory over Springfield (10-10-1) in North American Hockey League action Thursday at the Nelson Center in Springfield, Ill. Alex Archibald scored for the Ice Miners (8-9-3) to ...

Monessen man set for MMA show

By The Valley Independent
Brandon Lauderback has been training Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) at Octane MMA, located in Charleroi, for nearly two years now. In that time, he’s learned ...

Gateway alums continue to make mark in USPHL

By Michael Love
A quintet of Gateway graduates who made their mark on the Gators varsity ice hockey team are keeping pace in the United State Premier Hockey ...

Ambridge grad to compete at FINA world championships

By Karen Kadilak
Having achieved success recently in open water competition, Lindsay Vrooman of Economy, Beaver County, has turned her attention back to the pool as she prepares ...

Pleasant Hills sports performance training facility undergoes expansion, renovations

By Tribune-Review
Strength, Fitness and Speed in Pleasant Hills has been undergoing renovations and improvements while doubling its size in the Hosmer Supply Industrial Park. The current 2,400 square-foot training room will be connected to a new 2,400 square foot facility, creating a ...

Aspinwall grad to join Rutgers HOF

By Marty Stewart
In 2010, Pierce Fraunheim was inducted into the Fox Chapel Sports Hall of Fame. He’ll have to make some room on the trophy shelf as he was recently chosen to enter the Rutgers Athletic Hall of Fame along with the ...

Harrison Middle School student makes impact in Baldwin football program

By Jennifer Goga
Despite his small frame, Dom Giorgianni became a big part of the Baldwin High School football program this season. The Harrison Middle School eighth-grader quickly found ...

Area fighters highlight Nov. 29 card in Penn Hills

By Michael Love
The Western Pennsylvania Police Athletic League will host a Golden Badges amateur boxing card on Nov. 29 at 3 Lakes Golf Club in Penn Hills, ...

Consol Energy Center hosting NCAA men’s basketball tournament games in 2018

By Karen Price
Duquesne and Consol Energy Center will host early round games of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament in 2018, officials announced Monday. Second- and third-round games ...

MV officials, PIAA honor Dave Bergstedt

By Jeff Oliver
In his more than three decades, Dave Bergstedt officiated a lot of high school baseball, basketball and football games. In fact, the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association ...

Vasquez, Salka: Different route, same result

By Jeff Oliver
The next day after having very different fights, Sammy Vasquez Jr. and Rod Salka both said they felt really good. Vasquez (17-0, 13 KOs) and Salka ...

CDC roundup: Keystone swept at home by Soo

By Staff Reports
It was another tough weekend for the Keystone Ice Miners. For the second straight weekend, the Ice Miners were swept at home and have lost five games in a row. Keystone fell to 7-9-3 on the season after losing a ...

Despite world record, harness racing driver Palone won’t hold his horses

By Matt Grubba
After more than 30 years and many milestones reached as a harness racing driver, Dave Palone holds the biggest record in his profession. Palone, a Waynesburg ...

Vasquez flattens Mosquera in 1st round; Salka wins decision over Meza-Clay

By Jeff Oliver
Sammy Vasquez Jr. promised a quick fight against Alberto Mosquera in Friday’s main event of “Pride of Pittsburgh II” at Consol Energy Center. But even the ...