Peters Township Sports

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. ...

Plack looks to build depth at Peters Township

In his first summer as coach, Peters Township's T.J. Plack went looking for linemen. "We're moving every bigger fullback and tight end down to guard and ...

GCC golfer in search of PIAA 3-peat

Olivia Zambruno is going for a hat trick in golf. The Greensburg Central Catholic senior will be in search of her third PIAA and WPIAL ...

Plum's Kirilloff named Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Baseball Player of the Year

PLAYER OF THE YEAR Alex Kirilloff Plum, Senior, Outfield/Pitcher Alex Kirilloff never attended Plum, but that didn't stop him from becoming a Mustangs ...

Peters Township softball team soars with young lineup

It has been a year of change for the Peters Township softball team. The Indians started the season with a new coaching staff and an influx ...

No. 9 Peters Township edges Fox Chapel in pitcher's duel

When a balk moved the tying run over to third with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning, Peters Township pitcher Eric Riotto ...

Pittsburgh high school athletes of the week: Peters Township's Nick Wolk, Avonworth's Kimmi D'Ottavio

Nick Wolk School: Peters Township Year: Senior Sport: Track and field Claim to fame: Wolk won the 800-, 1,600- and 3,200-meter events Saturday at the ...

HS highlight reel: Senior showcase set for Friday

Pittsburgh Basketball Club will host a senior basketball showcase game at the Montour Athletics Center at 7 p.m. Friday, featuring some of the top players ...

PIHL Class AAA semifinal roundup: North Allegheny earns another overtime win

Overtime has been kind to North Allegheny in the postseason. After a 3-2 OT win over Bethel Park in the first round, the Tigers needed extra ...

Peters Township freshman Hay follows in dad's footsteps with WPIAL titles

The daughter of a Peters Township swimming great, freshman Abby Hay is making her own mark on an Indians' swimming team. Hay, 14, of McMurray claimed ...

Hempfield's OT free-throw shooting paves way to playoff win over Peters Township

When Hempfield girls basketball coach Aaron Epps looked at the WPIAL brackets when they were released Feb. 9, he said Section 1-AAAA was disrespected again. Even ...

Riverhounds Academy produces 19 collegiate players in first 'graduating class'

For the Riverhounds Academy, Wednesday was graduation day. Nineteen soccer players in the pro team's academy committed to colleges — the majority Division I schools — ...

Peters Township wrestling set to host Section 2 tournament

Going into Wednesday's Section 2-AAA tournament, Peters Township's wrestlers aren't stressing. They're not overthinking or obsessing. At least their coach isn't. "We're just gonna go and wrestle. ...

Gorman: Peters Township coach Plack looks for leaders 

Instead of watching football game film to find his players, new Peters Township coach T.J. Plack plans on monitoring the high school's hallways. "I'm going ...

Gorman: Family affair in Section 4

Anthony Starzynski gave his uncle a hug and repeated his parents' message: Win or lose, promise you're coming over to watch the Steelers game. Gary ...

Contributors abound for 1st-place Peters Township hockey

The Peters Township hockey team sits atop Class AAA with a five-point lead in front of Butler and North Allegheny. Coach Rick Tingle, while happy with ...

Learning process continues for Thomas Jefferson boys

As Thomas Jefferson was falling farther behind, coach Dom DeCicco yelled "timeout!" Inside the huddle, he could be seen gesturing as he laid out some plans ...

Trib Cup: Peters Township girls ready to take next step

The goals set by the Peters Township girls basketball team certainly have changed during Bert Kendall's three years as head coach. Taking over a team ...

HS highlight reel: Steel Valley senior Edwards picks RMU

Steel Valley senior Trey Earl Edwards, who played quarterback and defensive back for the Ironmen during their run to the WPIAL Class AA semifinals, has ...

Vincentian's Abdalah surges to 3rd consecutive PIAA cross country title

HERSHEY — Saturday's PIAA Class A cross country championship was too close for comfort for Vincentian junior Marianne Abdalah. The two-time defending PIAA champion couldn't ...

North Allegheny girls, Sewickley Academy boys win PIAA team golf titles

After the PIAA decided Tuesday to postpone the team golf tournament from Wednesday to Thursday, the North Allegheny girls golf team decided to watch a ...

Beaver Falls' Perretta among 3 champs to defend titles at WPIAL meet

Beaver Falls senior Dom Perretta ran through the finish line tape in his final WPIAL cross country meet with a time of 16 minutes, 15 ...

GCC's Zambruno claims 2nd straight PIAA girls golf championship

YORK — Consistency and a calm demeanor paid off big for Greensburg Central Catholic junior Olivia Zambruno on Tuesday at the PIAA golf championships. Zambruno didn't ...

HS highlight reel: Peters Township's Kness, GCC's Zambruno lead PIAA tourney

A pair of WPIAL golfers are atop the standings after the first day of competition at the PIAA championships at Heritage Hills Golf Resort in ...

Allderdice boys capture 1st-round victory over reigning champion Peters

Allderdice boys soccer coach Sam Bellin said to his team before the second overtime against Peters Township in Monday's first-round WPIAL Class AAA playoff game, ...


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