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Trib Cup: North Allegheny, Blackhawk, Seton-La Salle, Vincentian lead winter standings

By Alex Oltmanns 2:11 a.m.
More than just a recognition of marquee sports like football and basketball, the Trib Cup tabulates a collection of sports, acknowledging the success of Western Pennsylvania high school athletics. Entering the home stretch of this year’s prep sports calendar, four schools excelled during the winter season as the top point scorers ...
Previewing the 2015 WPIAL baseball season
By Compiled By Paul Schofield
Class AAAA Preseason top five Team 2014 record 1. North Allegheny 13-8 2. Shaler 14-8 3. Bethel Park 10-9 4. Moon 16-5 5. Penn-Trafford 15-5 Section favorites 1. North Allegheny: This section got ...
2 North Allegheny runners get state titles; track teams prepare for season
By Karen Kadilak
Led by some of the finest distance runners in the state, the North Allegheny boys and girls track teams expect to be strong contenders again ...
WPIAL boosts medal haul at PIAA swimming, diving event with 3 more golds
By Dave Mackall
LEWISBURG — WPIAL Class AAA competitors claimed three top spots Saturday on the final day of the 2015 PIAA swimming and diving championships, bringing to 18 the number of gold medals produced this season by District 7 schools. During the four-day event at Bucknell University’s Kinney Natatorium, 11 WPIAL golds were ...
Norwin girls beat North Allegheny again, reach PIAA semifinals
By Paul Schofield
The third time wasn’t a lucky charm for the North Allegheny girls against Norwin. Instead, Norwin coach Brian Brozeski said since St. Patrick’s Day is only ...
Chartiers Valley’s Lohman captures 3rd straight PIAA diving title
By Doug Gulasy
LEWISBURG — With the PIAA Class AAA diving competition coming down to the wire, Chartiers Valley senior Maria Lohman knew she had to step up her performance in the finals. Focusing on her own dives instead of the scoreboard, Lohman won her third consecutive state diving title with 508.35 points ...
Trib Cup: North Allegheny girls roll into PIAA quarterfinals
By Alex Oltmanns
Like a quarterback in football, a point guard is tasked with the responsibility of leading the team and setting an example for the rest of the group to follow. For the North Allegheny girls basketball team, junior point guard Abby Gonzales is no different. Gonzales’ 22 points lifted the Tigers (24-3) ...
North Allegheny rowers have ‘a great winter’
By Karen Kadilak
In their last indoor tournament before heading outdoors, the host Tigers won an impressive number of medals at the North Allegheny Rowing Association Indoor Ergometer ...
North Allegheny girls advance with win over Penn Hills
By Karen Price
After losing in the WPIAL and PIAA Class AAAA semifinals in 2014, North Allegheny talked all season about having unfinished business. They lost in the WPIAL semifinals again this year but still are on track in the PIAA playoffs after defeating Penn Hills, 65-48, in the second round Tuesday at Plum. ...
HS highlight reel: Swimmers earn top seeds for PIAA meet
By Tribune-Review
Judging by the psych sheets, the 2014 state runner-up North Allegheny girls swimming and diving team should again do quite well at the PIAA swimming and diving championships, which get started Wednesday and run through Saturday at Bucknell University. Lauren McGrath (200 free), Jacquelyn Du (50 free, 100 back) and ...
North Hills’ Curry ends curse at PIAA Class AAA tournament
By Bill West
HERSHEY — Early in the third period of a PIAA Class AAA first-round bout Thursday at Giant Center, doubt began to creep into the mind ...
Previewing the PIAA girls basketball tournament
By Compiled By  bill Hartlep
Class AAAA WPIAL/City League: Norwin (21-4), Penn Hills (16-10), North Allegheny (22-3), Bethel Park (20-5), Pine-Richland (21-5), Obama (16-8). Around the state: Defending PIAA ...
NA freshman Morningstar honored by PrepVolleyball
By Katie Foglia
At North Allegheny Senior High School, where athletics like girls volleyball have a history of success, it can be hard to stand out. But freshman ...
High school notebook: Attendance up at WPIAL basketball title games
By Chris Harlan and  paul Schofield
Attendance was up for the WPIAL basketball finals. The WPIAL sold nearly 13,500 tickets for last weekend’s eight championships at Petersen Events Center, said executive ...
Quaker Valley chasing 4th straight hockey title
By Bill Hartlep
For the past three seasons, members of the Quaker Valley hockey team have hoisted the PIHL Class A Penguins Cup championship trophy on the ice ...
McConnell’s 34 points fuel Chartiers Valley’s victory in Class AAAA title game
By Chris Harlan
Chartiers Valley’s Matty McConnell joined his teammates in a pile under the hoop, then lifted his father off his feet with a hug and later ...
WPIAL finalists feature skilled scorers, playmakers on perimeter
By Kevin Gorman 12:20 a.m.
After a scrimmage with Aliquippa and Beaver Falls on the eve of the WPIAL playoff pairings meeting, Chartiers Valley coach Tim McConnell was so impressed ...
Gorman: Constantino clutch for NA
By Kevin Gorman 12:20 a.m.
Cole Constantino knows the disappointment of defeat in the WPIAL semifinals, so he did his best to avoid an encore. “I kept it in back ...
Pinpoint free-throw shooting carries North Allegheny to 1st finals since 1999
By Doug Gulasy
North Allegheny wanted no part of another Fox Chapel upset. An airtight defense and nearly flawless free-throw shooting prevented it from happening. The No. 1 Tigers (23-2) shot 39 of 45 from the free-throw line, nearly equaling Fox Chapel’s point total, in a 71-44 win in a WPIAL Class AAAA semifinal ...
Norwin clinches 1st WPIAL finals berth
By Dave Mackall
Norwin handed North Allegheny two of the Tigers’ three girls basketball losses so far this season, including one in the WPIAL playoffs Tuesday night that earned the Knights their first trip to a WPIAL title game. They’ll get their chance to take home the prize when they face upstart Penn Hills ...
North Allegheny stuns Bethel Park in Class AAAA quarterfinals
By Chris Harlan
As a senior, North Allegheny’s Cole Constantino can’t afford to be patient, no longer able to wait for next year. But this time, he had to ...
North Allegheny teams again pull off double dip at WPIAL swimming championships
By Doug Gulasy
The WPIAL Class AAA swimming championships again turned into a North Allegheny double dip. For the fourth consecutive season, the Tigers swept the boys and ...
Records fall on opening day of WPIAL swimming championships
By Doug Gulasy
Records don’t last long anymore at the WPIAL swimming championships. A year after a dozen WPIAL records fell, more of the same happened on the ...
North Allegheny swim teams out to defend WPIAL championships
By Karen Kadilak
Seeded first in eight events, the North Allegheny girls swim team is heavily favored to win its seventh consecutive Class AAA title at the WPIAL ...
North Allegheny senior Staresinic to play water polo at UCLA
By Karen Kadilak
Having proven himself as the state’s top player, North Allegheny senior Max Staresinic hopes to enjoy success nationally as a member of the powerhouse UCLA ...

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