By Paul Schofield
Sometimes basketball teams just play a poor game.
Tuesday’s performance by the Jeannette boys was far from being a Picasso, but it was good enough to ...
Sewickley Academy rolls to 11th consecutive WPIAL tennis title By Karen Price
Sewickley Academy enjoyed a sweep of Winchester Thurston in the WPIAL Class AA boys tennis team championship Thursday at North Allegheny.
Sewickley Academy was missing No. 1 singles player Sam Sauter, who injured his hip last week. Junior Brian Rosario, who played No. 2 doubles last season and moved ...
Clairton loses battle of the Bears to Winchester Thurston after late rally By Dave Mackall
Winchester Thurston boys basketball coach Bryan Brenneman wasn’t sure how his team would react to Clairton’s star-powered lineup, even though Clairton had conducted just six official practices and was the only WPIAL team yet to have played a game.
In a Section 4-A matchup of teams known as the Bears, host ...
Trib Cup: Winchester Thurston boys basketball motivated by playoff run By Brian Graham
The Winchester Thurston boys basketball team got its first taste of WPIAL postseason play last season.
That experience has been the fuel for this year’s Bears team. Coach Brian Brenneman has seen a sense of hunger and urgency early on this year that’s led him to believe there’s a different ...
High school notebook: All-state soccer teams announced By Staff Reports
The Pennsylvania Soccer Coaches Association announced its all-state teams, and several players from the WPIAL and City League were recognized.
For the boys, 12 players were honored, including the state’s player of the year, Abe Kouyate from Obama Academy. The Penn State recruit and Upper St. Clair’s Robbie Mertz (Michigan) ...
Previewing the PIAA soccer championships By Bill West
CLASS AAA BOYS
Peters Township vs. Great Valley
When: 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Hersheypark Stadium
Records: PT: 21-2; GV: 19-5-2
How they got here: WPIAL champ ...
Shaler’s Schwartz, Vincentian’s Abdalah earn PIAA cross country titles By Paul Schofield
HERSHEY— Shaler senior Brianna Schwartz and Vincentian Academy sophomore Marianne Abdalah achieved their goals Saturday at the PIAA cross country championships.
Both attacked the 3.1 mile Parkview Course near Hersheypark and easily claimed PIAA titles. It was the first for Schwartz (Class AAA) and second for Abdalah (Class A).
While no WPIAL ...
Gorman: Winchester Thurston’s Forsythe has split decision By Kevin Gorman
Tristan Forsythe was such a prodigious talent at Winchester Thurston that its cross country and soccer coaches mapped out a plan to share him.
Just not on the same day.
Forsythe finished 12th for the runners-up at the WPIAL Class A cross country meet last week to qualify for PIAAs in ...