Alle-Kiski roundup: Leechburg rallies to upend St. Joseph By Staff Reports
A difficult second quarter put Leechburg behind, but the Blue Devils roared back for an important section victory.
Mikayla Lovelace scored a game-high 27 points and added six rebounds, and host Leechburg rallied for a 67-48 victory over Section 2-A rival St. Joseph on Monday night.
Daesha Knight had 12 points and ...
A-K Valley roundup: Leechburg boys earn 3rd straight victory By Staff Reports
Leechburg had trouble in close games earlier this season, but the Blue Devils are reversing that trend.
Blake Steininger led four players in double figures, and Leechburg held off a fourth-quarter rally by Springdale to post a 68-63 victory in Section 2-A. The Blue Devils won their third consecutive game, including ...
Leechburg boys set to go up-tempo By Jerin Steele
Leechburg boys basketball coach Damian Davies wants his team to play a “fast and furious” style.
With the athleticism he sees from his returning starters, Davies ...
No. 1 Clairton routs Leechburg, wraps up likely top seed in Class A By Dave Yohe
Just one week away from the playoffs, Clairton refused to look that far ahead.
Top-ranked Clairton went about business as usual, concluding its regular season with a 58-0 victory over Eastern Conference rival Leechburg.
“It was a hard-fought game,” Clairton coach Wayne Wade said. “We have a pretty good team.
“My hat’s ...
Leechburg uses 2nd-half running attack to defeat Serra Catholic By Dave Whipkey
Most often, coaches that make the better halftime adjustments find a positive result and the end of four quarters of play.
Leechburg coach Mark George and his staff went back to basics in the second half of the Blue Devils’ contest at Serra Catholic Friday evening and grinded out a ...
Tibbens carries Riverview past Leechburg in Eastern Conference By D.j. Vasil
Riverview running back Nasan Tibbens had a night to remember Friday.
The junior rushed for 222 yards and four touchdowns on 22 carries as Riverview defeated Leechburg, 35-17, in Class A Eastern Conference action at Veterans Memorial Field.
Tibbens eclipsed the century mark in rushing midway through the first quarter while scoring ...
After another slow start, Greensburg Central Catholic defeats Leechburg By Dave Yohe
Greensburg Central Catholic got off to a sluggish start for the second week in a row Friday night. But it again managed to come out with a win.
The Centurions scored all of their points in the second half in a 26-14, Class A Eastern Conference victory over Leechburg.
“We just ...
Through the years: Leechburg edges Freeport in mud By George Guido Through The Years
Editor’s note: Each Friday throughout the high school football season, the Leader Times will take a look back at the players, coaches and events that are part of local scholastic history.
Leechburg handed Freeport its first regular-season loss in two years, 3-0, on Oct. 10, 1975, in ...
Jeannette’s Hall scores 4 touchdowns in victory over Leechburg By R.A. Monti
It’s not often a coach feels like his team lost after a 37-point victory. But, that’s how Jeannette coach Roy Hall described his feelings about his team’s 44-7 win Friday over Leechburg.
Hall said if his team wants to go far in Class A, it can’t commit 14 penalties for ...