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Late touchdown helps Brashear edge rival Allderdice in City opener

Allderdice and Brashear will meet in November for the third year in a row if recent City League history repeats. And if they do ...

Don't miss matchups for Week 1

Southeastern (6A) Canon-McMillan (1-0, 0-0) at Hempfield (1-0, 0-0) 7 p.m. Friday The buzz: Both teams kicked off the season with a win: Canon-McMillan outscored Kiski Area, ...

City League breakdown: Brashear chasing 3rd straight title

THE FAVORITE 1. Brashear (7-4) With dynamic players like tailback/receiver Qu'ran Powe and an impressive group of linebackers to lead Brashear's 3-5 defense, the Bulls ...

Allderdice preparing to get over the hump

Advancing to the City League championship game each of the last three seasons and four of the last five years, Allderdice has made a habit ...

Pittsburgh athletes of the week: Allderdice's Amadou Diallo, Shaler's Bri Dobson

Amadou Diallo School: Allderdice Year: Junior Sport: Track and field Claim to fame: Diallo took first in four events Saturday at the City League championships, ...

Trib Cup: Allderdice baseball chasing WPIAL playoff berth

While the WPIAL baseball playoffs don't begin until the middle of May, the postseason is unofficially set to begin on Monday as far as the ...

Latrobe's Butler, Norwin's Gribble named Westmoreland Tribune-Review Basketball Players of the Year

Boys Basketball Player of the Year Austin Butler LATROBE 6-4, JR., GUARD/FORWARD Latrobe boys basketball coach Brad Wetzel wants his players to focus on taking ...

Pittsburgh athletes of the week: Allderdice's Ramon Creighton, Mars' Taylor Hockenberry

Ramon Creighton School: Allderdice Year: Senior Sport: Basketball Claim to fame: Creighton scored 19 points in the PIAA Class AAAA championship game, surpassing the 1,000-point ...

High school notebook: After 42 years, Blackhawk AD Fullen wants to keep working

The WPIAL nominating committee endorsed president Jack Fullen for reelection to the Board of Directors, despite school board discussions about his job status as Blackhawk's ...

Allderdice bows to defending state champ Roman Catholic in PIAA Class AAAA title game

HERSHEY — Allderdice knew the road to a PIAA championship would go through defending champion Roman Catholic, so the Dragons started their season in Philadelphia ...

Gorman: Jacksons twice as nice for Allderdice

Buddy Valinksy couldn't tell the identical twins apart, so the Allderdice coach cheated when it came time to put James and Timothy Jackson into games. ...

Breaking down the 2016 PIAA basketball finals

Class AAAA boys Allderdice vs. Roman Catholic 8 p.m. Saturday, Giant Center, Hershey Allderdice (28-1) Coach: Buddy Valinsky No. Name Pos. Ht. Yr. 11 Ramon Creighton G 6-1 Sr. 14 Tim Jackson G 6-3 Sr. 22 James Jackson G 6-3 Sr. 33 Tim Pugh C 6-9 Sr. ...

Jackson twins shine as Allderdice clinches 1st trip to PIAA finals

CHAMBERSBURG — For years, Buddy Valinsky watched the PIAA finals on television but never believed Allderdice would get there. The Dragons, he figured, just didn't ...

Gorman: Allderdice's title hopes in Creighton's hands

Allderdice got a scare Saturday against Carlisle when Ramon Creighton landed hard on his backside and came up clutching his left wrist. Creighton isn't just ...

PIAA boys semifinals preview: Lincoln Park looks to avenge WPIAL title game loss to Aliquippa

Allderdice will take a three-hour bus trip Tuesday to Chambersburg to face Reading, an unfamiliar foe from the east. Mars' ride to Altoona is an ...

Allderdice boys get wake-up call to beat Carlisle, advance to semis

ALTOONA – Leading the state's top-ranked team at halftime, Carlisle coach Andre Anderson warned the Thundering Herd that the Dragons would come out swinging in ...

Jackson's 33 points guides Allderdice past Pine-Richland in battle of champions

Allderdice's practices became a game of keep away. To prepare for Pine-Richland's offense, the Dragons' second team passed the ball as much as possible and dared ...

Gorman: Pugh comes up big for 'Dice in playoffs

Timothy Pugh is a soccer star and straight-A student who is class valedictorian at Allderdice, where he's a can't-miss kid. Pugh also stands out ...

Gorman: It's too soon to have matchup of champions

Matching City League champion Allderdice against WPIAL champion Pine-Richland is the kind of PIAA playoff game we dream about. Just not this soon. That two ...

HS highlight reel: Practices underway for spring sports

Fields and stadiums across Western Pennsylvania were flooded with high school athletes for the start of the spring sports season Monday, as surprisingly pleasant weather ...

Allderdice begins quest for PIAA title with victory over Penn Hills

Some will say Dejuan Blair's shadow looms over this Allderdice team. No City League team has won a state title since Schenley nine years ago, ...

Gorman: City League legacy depends on roll of 'Dice

Allderdice coach Buddy Valinsky has listened to comparisons of his Dragons to the City League's greatest teams, but he doesn't want to hear it. He ...

Allderdice boys advance to PIAA tournament

The state's top-ranked Class AAAA boys basketball team, Allderdice, earned a spot in the PIAA tournament Saturday with a 66-49 win over District 10 champion ...

Nine champions lead Carrick to City title

The City League individual wrestling tournament was filled with first-time winners and a couple of redemption victories, including Carrick garnering the team title and snapping ...

Allderdice boys, Obama Academy girls earn City League championship 3-peat

For the third straight season, it was an Allderdice-Obama Academy boys-girls doubleheader to decide the City League championships. And for the third straight season, the Allderdice ...


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