By George Guido
Some of the WPIAL’s best
Wins: 1920, ‘23
While Wilkinsburg won the first three WPIAL titles from 1914-16, Washington had an early extended run. From 1915-23, Washington rolled up a 63-4-10 record and played in four WPIAL title games.
The 1917 team battled Johnstown to ...
HS highlight reel: Brentwood to host Rochester at TJ By Tribune-Review
Brentwood will host Rochester at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Thomas Jefferson High School Stadium for in a Week 5 Class A nonconference game.
Brentwood Stadium is not available because of ongoing renovations and construction at the site.
The Spartans’ Week 3 game against Avonworth also was moved to Avonworth. ...
More experienced Rochester team expects to bounce back By Chuck Curti
Gene Matsook is not one to make excuses when his team performs poorly. But few could fault him for citing youth as a major factor in last year’s very un-Rochester-like season.
“We had seven freshmen out there at one time,” said Matsook, whose team finished 2-7 in 2013. “When you’ve got ...
North Catholic upsets Rochester to reach semifinals By Brian J. Duermeyer
P.J. Fulmore scored three second-half touchdowns, including a 45-yard reception from quarterback Adam Sharlow, as No. 6 North Catholic held off No. 3 Rochester, 22-15, in a Class A WPIAL quarterfinal game at Dormont Memorial Stadium.
The upset victory sets up a semifinal showdown with No. 2 Sto-Rox (10-1), ...
Four WPIAL football playoff sites moved for 1st round By Staff Reports
The WPIAL urged playoff hosts with grass fields to relocate Friday's games, but some teams have decided to stay put for now. Sto-Rox and Jefferson-Morgan are among those who have not yet given up hopes for a home game, said their coaches, who viewed the WPIAL's message as a strongly ...
Rochester rallies to down Neshannock By Chris Adamski
His head held high, a sly grin on his face, Dante Marsick nodded to his right while he pointed into the center of the Rochester ...
Rochester seeks to add to decorated tradition By Doug Gulasy
Rochester coach Gene Matsook says there’s a perception that the Rams don’t rebuild — they reload.
He doesn’t think that’s true.
“We probably actually overachieved last ...