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Boys soccer preview: After winning back-to-back WPIAL titles, Peters Township boys hoping to evolve with younger lineup

By Karen Price 7:39 a.m.
Things are going to be different at Peters Township this season. That much is certain. The boys soccer team lost 13 seniors and eight starters who ...
Peters Township eyeing return to the postseason
By Karen Price
Peters Township players hoped last season they would take the next step as a program by not only making the playoffs but also winning a ...
High school golf preview: Solid lineup boosts Peters Township
By Paul Schofield
Fox Chapel boys golf coach Bryan Deal compares the Peters Township golf program to the New York Yankees and New England Patriots. “They are the gold ...
Brine tournament provides unique opportunity for area lacrosse players
By Wynston Wilcox
High school students from around the nation had the opportunity to participate in the Brine National Lacrosse tournament from June 29-July 2. This year, more than 1,700 student-athletes representing 31 states competed in the tournament, held at the River City Sportsplex in Midlothian, Va. The purpose of the tournament was to ...
Peters Township standout Komer picks Delaware
By Karen Kadilak
It may seem detrimental, but playing high school volleyball instead of high school tennis the last two years may work to the advantage of Peters ...
Quaker Valley chasing 4th straight hockey title
By Bill Hartlep
For the past three seasons, members of the Quaker Valley hockey team have hoisted the PIHL Class A Penguins Cup championship trophy on the ice ...
Seneca Valley lineman commits to Central Florida
By Chris Harlan
Seneca Valley lineman Tyler Hudanick committed to Central Florida on Sunday while visiting the FBS school’s Orlando campus. A 6-foot-5, 295-pound senior tackle, Hudanick was an ...
Peters Township’s Mastrangelo twins, Canon-Mac’s Murphy named Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Soccer Players of the Year
By Bill West
Peters Township’s Mario and Nicco Mastrangelo have been selected as the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review’s Co-Boys Soccer Players of the Year, while Canon-McMillan’s Kyra Murphy is the ...
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) ...
Trib Cup: State champion Peters Township boys soccer full of ‘stars’
By Alex Oltmanns
The Peters Township boys soccer team will be adding a star to its uniforms this offseason. In soccer, it’s tradition to put a star on a team’s uniform after winning a championship at the highest level. After last Saturday’s 2-1 win over Great Valley in the PIAA Class AAA championship, the ...
Peters Township earns PIAA Class AAA boys soccer title
By Bill West
HERSHEY — Following their first goal in the PIAA Class AAA boys soccer championship game, Peters Township’s players raced toward their bench, faced their fans ...
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 ...
PIAA soccer playoffs offer shot at redemption or continued success
By Bill West
Peters Township boys soccer coach Bob Dyer savored his team’s 5-1 win over Upper St. Clair in the WPIAL Class AAA finals Friday just like ...
Peters Township boys top USC to win back-to-back WPIAL Class AAA titles
By Bill West
Peters Township forward Nicco Mastrangelo watched his identical twin, Mario, seize the spotlight moment in the WPIAL Class AAA championship a year ago. Nicco Mastrangelo made ...
Previewing the WPIAL soccer championships
By Bill West
CLASS AAA BOYS No. 1 Upper St. Clair vs. No. 3 Peters Township When: 8:15 p.m. Friday Records: Upper St. Clair (19-0-1), Peters Township (17-2) How ...
Central Valley girls win 3rd straight PIAA golf title
By Paul Schofield
YORK — Central Valley’s girls golf team sat inside a pavilion at Heritage Hills Golf Resort on Wednesday, nervously watching the scores being posted on ...
HS highlight reel: Reigning champs set to defend titles
By Tribune-Review
Six defending champions and dozens of other boys and girls soccer teams will get a look at their path to Highmark Stadium on Wednesday when ...
Sewickley Academy teams sweep up Class AA golf championships
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Sewickley Academy boys golf coach Win Palmer probably wouldn’t get any flack from Phil Mickelson if he coached the U.S. Ryder Cup team. When it comes ...
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review athletes of the week: Thomas Jefferson’s Mahesh Dhaubhadel, Peters Township’s Maddi Santo
By Brian Graham
Mahesh Dhaubhadel School: Thomas Jefferson Year: Senior Sport: Soccer Claim to fame: Dhaubhadel scored a pair of goals in the Jaguars’ 4-0 win over Section ...
HS highlight reel: Peters junior among WPIAL golf contenders
By Staff Reports
Peters Township junior golfer Alec Stopperich appears to be at the top of his game, and that’s bad news for the rest of the field for Thursday’s WPIAL Class AAA individual championship at Latrobe Country Club. Stopperich is the only player in the 36-player field who shot under par at the ...
Previewing some of the top Week 5 matchups in Western Pennsylvania
By Staff Reports
Here’s a look at some of the top Week 5 matchups in Western Pennsylvania: Class AAAA Quad Central Peters Township (2-2, 1-2) at 9-AAAA Mt. Lebanon (3-1, ...
Numbers down, but WPIAL teams boast top-notch golfers
By Paul Schofield
Sasha Lobel grew up learning how to play golf at Bob O’Connor Golf Course at Schenley Park in Pittsburgh. The Allderdice senior is now turning his ...
HS highlight reel: Peters, USC rivalry resumes Thursday
By Tribune-Review
There’s no let-up in the boys soccer rivalry between No. 2 Peters Township (7-0, 4-0) and No. 1 Upper St. Clair (7-0-1, 3-0), which resumes this season with an 8 p.m. game Thursday at Panthers Stadium. The Panthers and Indians met four times last year: Upper St. Clair won twice ...
Peters is thriving with help from sibling pairs, including star twins
By Bill West
Keep an ear out for boys soccer coaches to mutter “Oh brother” when their teams play Peters Township this fall. Make that: Oh brothers. Sibling pairs appear ...
Upper St. Clair QBs power victory over Peters Township
By Chris Harlan
Upper St. Clair used two quarterbacks, but there was no controversy. With junior Gunnar Lund occasionally replacing senior Dan Trocano, USC scored touchdowns on five ...

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