By Doug Gulasy
Kiski Area coach Chris Heater worried briefly about a letdown after the Cavaliers lost their WPIAL Class AAA semifinal match to Canon-McMillan over the weekend.
Gorman: City League playoff setup stinks By Kevin Gorman
Something smells funny about Westinghouse’s absence from the City League football playoffs this year.
The ‘House was on the precipice of qualifying for the City playoffs for the first time since 2001, quite a feat for a school that is by far the league’s smallest.
Westinghouse beat Perry, 14-6, on ...
Perry football shuts down Carrick By Staff Report
Richard Giles carried 34 times for 116 yards and two touchdowns as Perry earned a 29-6 victory over Carrick in a City League game Thursday night at Cupples Stadium.
Giles scored on runs of 1 and 10 yards. Malik Wilson added a 55-yard kickoff return, and Tyrone Townsend had a 60-yard ...
Knoch defense sparkles in shutout of City League’s Carrick By Jerin Steele
In past seasons, Knoch coach Mike King rested some starters in nonconference games.
This year, though, King felt his team needed to work on areas to get ready for Greater Allegheny Conference opponents.
The Knights took plenty of steps in the right direction Friday. Backed by a 28-point second quarter and ...
Special teams spark Indiana to PIHL Division 2 title By Joe Sager
With a pair of man-advantage goals Thursday night, Indiana’s power play was powerful.
However, the Little Indians’ penalty kill was a difference maker.
Indiana rode its special teams to a 5-2 win over Carrick to capture the PIHL Division 2 championship at the RMU Island Sports Center.
“Championships are hard to win. ...
High school wrestling roundup: Allderdice’s Jacobson, Zinkovsky win third City titles By Andrew John
Allderdice senior Cameron Jacobson, a PIAA finalist a season ago, and Josh Zinkovsky each captured their third individual City League title Saturday to lead the Dragons (186) to their fifth straight team championship.
They edged host Carrick, which had 157 points.
Jacobson pinned Carrick’s Cory Dees in 2:52 to win the title ...
HS highlight reel: City League hoops pairings released By Tribune-Review
The Pittsburgh City League announced its postseason basketball brackets Wednesday.
On the boys side, No. 1 Allderdice (20-2) plays No. 4 Carrick (14-8) at Obama, and No. 2 Obama (13-5) takes on No. 3 Brashear (9-12) at Carrick. Both games are 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
For the girls, No. 1 Obama ...
West Mifflin baseball team tops Carrick By Mark Kaboly
It was the type of game that usually would infuriate West Mifflin baseball coach Jeff Kuzma.
But instead of dwelling on the poor baserunning, lack of clutch hitting and misplayed fly balls that kept winless Carrick within striking distance deep into Wednesday’s Section 4-AAA game, Kuzma instead called the Titans’ ...
High school roundup: Elizabeth Forward defeats Carrick, runs record to 5-0 By Staff Reports
Elizabeth Forward made its way back from ESPN’s Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando last week a perfect 4-0 and picked up right where it left off in the Section 4-AAA opener Wednesday at Wylie Field.
Mark Adams struck out 11 as Elizabeth Forward beat Carrick, 4-2.
Ryan Pharon doubled and ...
Greensburg Salem softball beats up on Carrick By Dave Mackall
Greensburg Salem’s business-like approach to Monday’s PIAA playoff opener against Carrick was just what coach Jody Morgan expected.
“Every kid in the lineup had a hit ...