Hockey

CWNC brings back ice hockey program

Ice hockey is back at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School. The Trojans' program will take the ice for the first time since the 2001-02 season. ...

New PIHL commissioner brings wealth of experience

The PIHL has a new commissioner in Craig Barnett. He brings plenty of experience. Barnett, who coached Erie Cathedral Prep's hockey team the past three seasons, ...

Additional exposure for Shaler hockey

Once Shaler assistant hockey coach Jason Silver got the call, he immediately had to work the phones. WPXI_TV wanted to film a segment by 2:30 ...

Pennsylvania Cup roundup: Eastern teams capture Class A, AA, AAA titles

UNIVERSTIY PARK –– Coach Nick Russo didn't call his team a dynasty. Three straight Class A state championships for West Chester Bayard Rustin weren't enough ...

Seneca Valley's Crilley helps Pens Elite team claim national title

Alex Crilley can say he was part of Pittsburgh hockey history. The Seneca Valley senior helped the Pittsburgh Penguins Elite Under-18 team capture a USA Hockey ...

Quaker Valley's Quinns help Pens Elite take national title

The Penguins Cup didn't come home to Sewickley during the high school hockey season, but Kevin and Connor Quinn helped bring a much bigger prize ...

Fox Chapel duo captures national hockey title

Fox Chapel hockey players Chad Veltri and Jasper Uricchio played for the Pittsburgh Penguins Elite Under-18 team that won the USA Hockey 18U national championship ...

Plum hockey teams capture tournament titles

The Plum junior varsity ice hockey team captured a postseason tournament for the third season in a row with a 4-3, two-overtime win over conference ...

Franklin Regional hockey team falls to Bayard Rustin in Class A state final

Franklin Regional ice hockey head coach Brian Kurtz said his team wasn't happy to just make it to the Class A PA Cup Championship game ...

Gorman: Bishop Canevin's Borghini an ace in goal

Neko Borghini knows as goaltender he is the last line of defense for Bishop Canevin's hockey team. What the Crusaders found in the PIHL ...

Penguins Cup champs looking for state gold on Saturday at Penn State

The chase for the Cup continues Saturday. Franklin Regional, Bishop Canevin and Erie Cathedral Prep claimed Penguins Cup championships this week. However, they have one more ...

PIHL finals roundup: Franklin Regional captures 1st Penguins Cup title

After killing penalties for the majority of the second period, Franklin Regional was down by one at the intermission, but there was a sense of ...

PIHL Finals roundup: Bishop Canevin surges to Class AA title

A surge in the second period propelled Bishop Canevin to a championship. The Crusaders tallied a pair of quick goals and added another late in a ...

PIHL Penguins Cup finals preview: Mars, Cathedral Prep return to title games

New classification, no problem for Mars and Erie Cathedral Prep. The two teams captured PIHL Penguins Cup championships last year in Class A and AA, respectively. ...

Late-season surge propels Baldwin to PIHL semifinal round

Baldwin's hockey team enjoyed quite a turnaround this season. After winning the PIHL's Open Division championship in 2014, the Highlanders moved into the Class AA ranks ...

Thomas Jefferson hockey team hit stride at end of season

Youth got a chance to shine for the Thomas Jefferson hockey team in 2015-16. In particular, freshmen Hayden Hintemeyer, Joey Oliver and John Piscitelli were asked ...

PIHL Class AAA semifinal roundup: North Allegheny earns another overtime win

Overtime has been kind to North Allegheny in the postseason. After a 3-2 OT win over Bethel Park in the first round, the Tigers needed extra ...

PIHL Class AAA semifinal roundup: North Allegheny earns another overtime win

Overtime has been kind to North Allegheny in the postseason. After a 3-2 OT win over Bethel Park in the first round, the Tigers needed extra ...

PIHL Class A semifinals roundup: Special teams lead South Fayette past West Allegheny

Special teams were exceptional for South Fayette in Tuesday's PIHL Penguins Cup Class A semifinals. The Lions converted two short-handed goals and added two power-play tallies ...

PIHL Class AA semifinals roundup: Bishop Canevin tops Baldwin; Mars returns to title game

In an intense third period filled with chances, Bishop Canevin's Thomas Krivak finally cashed in. The Crusaders forward scored the go-ahead goal with 47 seconds ...

SSA hockey team caps special season at MPHL tournament

The Shady Side Academy prep hockey team ended its season last week at the Midwest Prep Hockey League championship tournament, closing out the most successful ...

Seneca Valley hockey reflects on 'exciting season'

Seneca Valley's quest for a PIHL Penguins Cup Class AAA championship was cut short. However, the Raiders won't let the result overshadow their year. "It was an ...

Plum falls to Mars in quarterfinals of PIHL Penguin Cup AA playoffs

A loss in the quarterfinals of the Penguins Cup Class AA playoffs wasn't what Plum head coach Vinnie Somma, his coaching staff or his players ...

PIHL playoffs roundup: Mars tops Plum to advance to semifinals

William Scurci scored with less then five minutes left to push Mars to a 3-2 win over Plum in the first round over the PIHL ...

Quaker Valley hockey wraps first Class AA season

A slow start, a strong second half and an all-too-sudden finish sums up the Quaker Valley hockey season. The Quakers' season ended with a 7-0 loss ...

Hampton hockey team exceeds expectations

The Hampton hockey squad faced a tall task, down 4-1 in the third period of a PIHL Class AA preliminary-round playoff game last Monday. If ...

Timmons scores 5 goals to move South Fayette into PIHL semifinals

Freeport didn't see South Fayette's star center Jordan Timmons in its regular-season meeting with the Lions because he was playing with the Pittsburgh Penguins Elite ...

Bishop McCort ousts Thomas Jefferson

Tristan Mock had a hat trick as Bishop McCort cruised to a 6-1 win against Thomas Jefferson (10-11-1) in a PIHL Class A first-round playoff ...

Fast start vaults TJ past Kiski Area in PIHL preliminary round

A young Kiski Area hockey team received a hard lesson in playoff hockey from a much more experienced Thomas Jefferson team. But it's a lesson ...

PIHL roundup: Central Catholic tops Canon-Mac in 1st round

A three-goal opening period propelled Central Catholic to a 6-3 win over Canon-McMillan (8-10-3) on Monday in a Class AAA preliminary-round game in which it ...

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