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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 ...
Upper St. Clair, Peters Township try to recover after Week 1 losses
By Bill West
No player on Upper St. Clair’s football team knows the last time the Panthers opened a season with a loss. No one wants to spend ...
Sanders, Woodland Hills roll to victory against Peters Township
By Josh Yohe
Woodland Hills has an unfortunate history of slow starts in recent seasons. There was nothing slow about Miles Sanders against Peters Township. Sanders rushed for 85 yards on 13 carries to lead the Wolverines, the WPIAL’s top-ranked Class AAAA team, to a 27-0 road victory against the Indians in the Quad ...
Even after PIAA title streak ends, Peters Township still a targeted program
By Bill West
Peters Township girls soccer coach Pat Vereb yearns to see his team ranked anything other than first in the WPIAL by newspapers and websites. Unfortunately for ...
High school notebook: Wrestler ruled ineligible; injury to sideline Quaker Valley’s Jackson
By Chris Harlan Gary Horvath and Paul Schofield
Southmoreland wrestler Austin Griffiths, a three-time state qualifier, could miss his senior season. After reviewing paperwork submitted by Southmoreland, the WPIAL Board of Control found ...
Peters Township looking to take next step in postseason
By Jason Mackey 8:55 p.m.
Reaching the playoffs isn’t enough for Peters Township senior linebacker Jake Uhler. “Since we’ve been going to this high school, we’ve been going to the ...
HSFB preview by position: The spread is spreading for quarterbacks
By Chris Harlan
Not long ago, high school coaches settled for a quarterback who could throw or run. Now, many want one who does both. With pass-oriented spread offenses ...
Peters Township set up for volleyball success
By Justin Criado
Peters Township boys volleyball coach Chris Kelly knows his squad isn’t like Bethel Park or North Allegheny — two perennial powerhouses in Class AAA — ...
Stars figure to light way for Shaler lacrosse this season
By Gary Horvath
Shaler coach Jennifer Perestock has found success in the adage of quality over quantity. “Cream of the crop, but small in numbers basically describes our ...
PIHL finalists extend season at nationals
By Gary Horvath
Just days after winning the Class AAA Pennsylvania Cup, the Peters Township hockey team is hitting the road. Along with Bethel Park — which lost to ...

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