By Devon Moore
From the opening tipoff, Mt. Lebanon’s McKenzie Bushee walked on the court, standing head and shoulders above the rest.
For 32 minutes on the court, she went about proving that’s exactly where she belongs.
The imposing junior forward was the difference in a gritty first-round playoff matchup against No. 8 seed North ...
Plum uses turnovers to sneak past North Hills By Brian J. Duermeyer
Plum continued to build Quad-A momentum with a tight 10-7 victory over turnover-prone North Hills at Martorelli Stadium on Friday.
The Mustangs (2-0) combined Kevin Brown’s 90-yard kickoff return for a touchdown and Jacob Chapla’s 34-yard field goal with six Indian turnovers to improve to 2-0 for the first time ...
North Hills takes down Fox Chapel By Staff Report
Nick Santucci caught six passes for 120 yards and two touchdowns as North Hills defeated Fox Chapel, 27-13, in the Quad North Conference opener Friday night.
Jake Elsayed threw for 169 yards and three touchdowns and Jake Seiler kicked two field goals for the Indians (0-1, 0-1).
Sean Chitambo and ...
High school notebook: Monessen hires Salvino to coach football By Staff Reports
The Monessen School Board voted Tuesday to hire longtime boys basketball coach Joe Salvino as its new head football coach.
Salvino, 64, has guided the basketball program for 31 years, winning five WPIAL and two PIAA titles. He also has been an assistant football coach for 26 years.
“After talking ...
Harlan: Coveted North Hills lineman fits up-tempo style By Chris Harlan
North Hills junior Jake Buccigrossi would prefer a hurry-up offense in college, one that requires everyone to hustle downfield.
“That will really influence my decision,” he said. “I’d like a fast pace.”
How many linemen say that?
A 6-foot-4, 280-pound two-way tackle for the Indians, Buccigrossi is more mobile than ...
Plans in place to form North Pitt high school rugby club By Ed Phillipps
It didn’t take long for Jesse Danka to figure out what obstacles stand in his way of forming the North Pitt United rugby club.
The club is offering a 101 clinic from 10 a.m. to noon May 23 at Wildwood Sports Complex and hopes to garner enough interest to get ...
HS highlight reel: PIAA approves Clairton sanctions By Tribune-Review
Clairton football coach Wayne Wade will miss one game next season and his team will be on probation for a year as part of a punishment approved by the PIAA Board of Directors on Wednesday.
As proposed by the school district, Wade will be suspended for the first game after ...
Gorman: Down go the undefeateds By Kevin Gorman9:57 p.m.
In gymnasiums about 20 miles apart Tuesday night, a pair of WPIAL boys basketball teams left the ranks of the undefeated.
North Allegheny, ranked No. 1 in Class AAAA by Trib Total Media, lost at North Hills, 79-77. Hampton, ranked No. 2 in AAA, lost at Mars, 82-61.
That leaves three ...
WPIAL’s Top 10 football champions of all time By Tribune-Review
To recognize 100 years of WPIAL football championships, the Tribune-Review selected what it and many within the Western Pennsylvania high school sports community regard as ...