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Ringgold rolls over West Mifflin

By Josh Yohe
The tone in West Mifflin coach Ray Braszo’s voice said it all. Ringgold dominated West Mifflin from start to finish Friday, earning a 40-6 victory …
Daily News spotlight athletes: West Mifflin’s Kyle Mack, South Allegheny’s Nina Tyszkiewicz
By Robert Stinner
Kyle Mack School: West Mifflin Year: Senior Sport: Soccer Claim to fame: Mack has scored six times, including two game-winners for the Titans, who are …
West Mifflin stuns Gateway with comeback victory
By Josh Yohe
Gateway’s transition to Class AAA isn’t going so well. Neither is the early portion of the Tom Nola era. Nola, the architect of the Clairton …
McKeesport Daily News Q&A: West Mifflin’s Kevin Garbark
By Dave Mackall
Back in the spring, Kevin Garbark found himself badly hobbled after tearing his right hamstring at a track and field meet. The time spent rehabilitating …
Playoff losses motivate West Mifflin boys soccer
By Brian Graham
In Chad Perry’s first two years as West Mifflin’s coach, his seasons ended with first-round playoff losses. The sour taste those games left has become …
Mitchell latest in line of West Mifflin star running backs
By Josh Yohe
The West Mifflin strategy never changes. Neither does its effectiveness, and for good reason. Coach Ray Braszo believes in featuring his tailback more than almost …
Another runner steps forward at West Mifflin
By Josh Yohe
West Mifflin football coach Ray Braszo isn’t sold on his defense, is concerned about his offensive line and acknowledges that his team is far younger …
West Mifflin’s Flore earns 1st-team all-state honors
By Dave Mackall
Paige Flore is at it again. The Slippery Rock recruit from West Mifflin who was the Daily News Softball Player of the Year in 2014 …
Canon-McMillan’s Olivia Lorusso named Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Softball Player of the Year
By Jason Mackey
Player of the Year OLIVIA LORUSSO CANON-MCMILLAN, SENIOR, THIRD BASE Olivia Lorusso has done it all. In four years at Canon-McMillan, the Robert Morris recruit …
Blackhawk’s Brendan McKay named Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Baseball Player of the Year
By Chris Harlan
PLAYER OF THE YEAR Brendan McKay Blackhawk, senior, pitcher Crowds gathered whenever Blackhawk’s Brendan McKay pitched, with high school baseball fans and pro scouts eager …
West Mifflin’s Cairns named Daily News Girls Athlete of the Year
By Dave Mackall 8:00 p.m.
At West Mifflin, there were girls basketball players with better statistics, softball players with more flair. But no one showed the desire of Alyssa Cairns, …
West Mifflin ace Flore named Daily News player of year
By Dave Mackall
It was a season to cherish for Paige Flore, the hard-throwing softball pitcher at West Mifflin. She led the WPIAL in victories with a 16-3 …
Mistakes prove costly for West Mifflin in PIAA 1st round loss
By Chris Harlan
ERIE — The scoreboard numbers pained West Mifflin coach Jeff Smith. Two hits. Six errors. “It’s a hard one to swallow,” said Smith after Tuesday’s …
3 area teams begin quest for PIAA glory Monday
By Dave Mackall
Steel Valley backed up its lofty preseason talk by winning its first WPIAL baseball championship last week, and the Ironmen want more. Coach Tim Vickers …
West Mifflin earns trip to PIAA tournament
By Mark Kaboly
Batting behind A.J. Olasz all season, Dan Howard has seen it a number of times. Even though West Mifflin’s cleanup hitter is used to opposing coaches liking their chances of pitching to Howard rather than Olasz in key situations, it doesn’t make it any less disrespectful in the eyes of …
Daily News spotlight athletes
By Robert Stinner
Zach Fodor Year: Senior School: West Mifflin Sport: Baseball Claim to fame: Fodor came in to close the Titans’ (14-4) 4-3 victory over Section 4-AAA …
West Mifflin’s DeVaughn, 2 others earn silver at state track finals
By Bill West
SHIPPENSBURG — A sense of dread set in for West Mifflin senior Deilona DeVaughn after she failed to medal Friday in the shot put at …
West Mifflin tips cap to Blackhawk’s McKay, moves on
By Dave Mackall
As West Mifflin’s stunned baseball team milled through the dugout collecting its belongings — and thoughts — coach Jeff Smith smiled at reporters nearby. “We still have a game left. We’ll have to regroup, mentally,” he said. The process already had begun. “Our guys are mature enough to understand that …
Elizabeth Forward hurdler leading the pack after prelims
By Bill West
SHIPPENSBURG — Even an average performance by Elizabeth Forward senior Matthew Bernadowski in his Class AAA 110-meter hurdles preliminary heat likely would’ve earned the WPIAL …
Blackhawk’s McKay tosses no-hitter, drives in 5 in victory
By Dave Mackall
Blackhawk’s Brendan McKay showed he can hit, too. While McKay’s usual dominant pitching was on display for the top-seeded Cougars, it was overshadowed by his offense during a 15-0 rout of West Mifflin on Thursday night at North Allegheny in a WPIAL Class AAA semifinal game called in the bottom …
West Mifflin baseball team preparing to face Blackhawk ace McKay
By Dave Mackall
The West Mifflin baseball team’s trip into unchartered territory was delayed Wednesday by the threat of rain, but the Titans figure they’re likely to face …
Mars topples West Mifflin in pitchers’ duel to advance in playoffs
By Mark Kaboly 10:59 p.m.
Paige Flore’s stats were coming eye-opening. The West Mifflin senior pitcher went into Tuesday’s Class AAA quarterfinal game against Mars with a WPIAL-leading 16 wins, …
West Mifflin blanks Mt. Pleasant behind Flore’s gem
By Mark Kaboly
They call her “Satchel.” And it took Mt. Pleasant only a couple of innings to realize why some liken West Mifflin’s Paige Flore to Hall …
EF’s Matt Bernadowski sets hurdles record
By Mark Kaboly
Typically, you would never find Elizabeth Forward’s Matt Bernadowski anywhere near a track or a hurdle when it was raining. Rain and a wet track …
West Mifflin baseball bounces South Fayette in postponed game
By Mark Kaboly
There’s no denying A.J. Olasz takes West Mifflin to another level — a championship-caliber level. Without him — and West Mifflin has been without its …

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