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Don't miss matchups for Week 4

Southeastern (6a) Norwin (2-2, 1-1) at Canon-McMillan (1-3, 0-2) 7 p.m. Friday The buzz: The Big Macs welcome the Knights into Canon-McMillan Stadium, looking for their first ...

Don't miss matchups for Week 2

Allegheny 9 (5A) 4-5A West Allegheny (1-0, 1-0) at North Hills (1-1, 0-1) 7:30 p.m. Friday The buzz: West Allegheny looks to stay among the Allegheny ...

Gorman: Steering golf at the 'Port

When it comes to driving and golf, Joe Bower is as good behind the wheel as he is off the tee. As a part-time school ...

McKeesport holds off former Quad East rival Franklin Regional

McKeesport and Franklin Regional met Friday for the first time since 1999 when they shared a home in the old Quad East Conference. The Tigers ...

Franklin Regional, McKeesport set to open play in Class 5A's Big East 9

As Franklin Regional football coach Greg Botta reviewed game film of McKeesport, he paused the tape and said, "Boy, are they fast and good." That's ...

HSFB position by position: Coaches replacing two of the best

The WPIAL saw two of its veteran football coaches retire this season, raising to four the number of all-time greats to leave in four years. ...

HSFB preview by position: Big offers for top defensive linemen

In a region fought over by Pitt and Penn State, the Fighting Irish have made themselves at home. Notre Dame has verbal commitments from four ...

Gorman: McKeesport's Harper has high hopes

Curtis Harper believes what he does best is bull rush, where the massive McKeesport defensive tackle overpowers offensive linemen. "That's what I'm good at," said ...

New coach ready to uphold McKeesport tradition

Matt Miller is a 1992 McKeesport grad, but the new coach's family ties to the program go two generations deeper. So while legendary coach George ...

McKeesport's Cook commits to Youngstown State

McKeesport senior defensive end Antoine Cook (6-4, 215) made a verbal commitment to Youngstown State on Friday, according to Tigers coach Matt Miller. Cook, a ...

McKeesport DT Harper commits to Syracuse

McKeesport senior defensive tackle Curtis Harper (6-2, 291) made a verbal commitment to Syracuse on Monday, according to Tigers coach Matt Miller. He also had ...

High school notebook: CW North Catholic's Breen commits to Dayton

Sam Breen, a rising senior at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic, made a verbal commitment to play basketball at Dayton late Wednesday night. The 6-foot-1 forward scored ...

Gorman: No team is no problem for McKeesport volleyball player

That McKeesport has a Division I men's volleyball recruit is impressive, considering the school doesn't even have a boys volleyball team. It's both a ...

High school notebook: 12 WPIAL players picked for Big 33 game

Twelve players from the WPIAL have been selected to play for Team Pennsylvania in the 39th annual Big 33 Football Classic, set for June 18 ...

Gorman: Hudson is ready to play

Khaleke Hudson isn't the highest-rated recruit in Western Pennsylvania, nor was he the Tribune-Review's Player of the Year. What separates the 6-foot, 205-pound McKeesport safety ...

Cash's development key to McKeesport's success

College can wait. The future is now for Johnasia Cash. With the 6-foot-1 junior leading the way, the McKeesport girls basketball team continues to be a ...

McKeesport safety Khaleke Hudson chooses Michigan 

Khaleke Hudson already had his mind made up, but before the All-America safety could announce his college choice he had to fend off two coaches. Pitt's ...

Harlan: McKeesport's Hudson weighing options

McKeesport's Khaleke Hudson traveled to Penn State this weekend confident he'd return home with a clearer view of his future. A highly recruited safety, Hudson ...

Gorman: Smith's real triple option made him one of the best

George Smith was talking about his coaching philosophy when he had to stop and laugh at the irony. When it came to priorities, Smith ...

George Smith retires as McKeesport football coach

George Smith made it abundantly clear that this exit as McKeesport football coach is ending a legendary coaching career that spanned three decades at one ...

Gorman: WPIAL stars shining on a bigger stage

Miles Sanders and Khaleke Hudson were arguably the top players in the WPIAL this fall, so it's no surprise they would shine on a national ...

Hot-shooting North Allegheny holds off McKeesport to win host tournament title

North Allegheny's high-scoring offense didn't miss a beat without its leading scorer. Keagan Phillips picked up the slack Wednesday night for No. 2 North Allegheny, scoring ...

Daily News Dynamic 33 football all-star team

From a record-setting touchdown pass to an unpredictable winning streak, Daily News region schools again provided endless storylines during the 2015 high school football season. ...

McKeesport's explosive Hudson named Daily News Player of Year

There is little, if any, expression on Khaleke Hudson's face. His soft-spoken manner offers no clue of his immense football expertise. "He actually shows no emotion ...

McKeesport, Central Catholic linebackers make verbal commitments

A pair of Western Pennsylvania prep linebackers made Christmas special with verbal commitments on Friday. McKeesport senior outside linebacker Tymar Sutton (6-0, 210) made a verbal ...


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