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Clutch free throws lift West Mifflin boys over Steel Valley

By Dave Mackall
In a brief moment Friday night, Antonio Hill convinced himself to stay calm. Then with the score tied, the West Mifflin senior stepped to the free-throw ...
Daily News spotlight athletes: West Mifflin’s Josh Long, McKeesport’s T.T. Burke
By Robert Stinner
Josh Long School: West Mifflin Class: Junior Sport: Basketball Claim to fame: Long scored a game-high 27 points to help the Titans (11-2, 7-1) take ...
Uniontown routs cold-shooting West Mifflin
By Dave Mackall
A battle of WPIAL Section 4-AAA co-leaders turned one-sided in a hurry Wednesday night. Jeremy Perkins’ 18 points led a balanced scoring attack for No. 3 Uniontown in a 74-51 rout of cold-shooting West Mifflin, moving the Red Raiders into sole possession of first place. Uniontown (10-1, 5-0) got hot from the ...
Daily News spotlight athletes: West Mifflin’s Austin Bonacci, TJ’s Haley Zoglmann
By Robert Stinner
Austin Bonacci School: West Mifflin Class: Junior Sport: Wrestling Claim to fame: Bonacci won the 145-pound title at the annual Steve DeAugustino Classic held on ...
Daily News spotlight athletes: West Mifflin’s Aaron Adams, Elizabeth Forward’s Jessica Palady
By Robert Stinner
Aaron Adams School: West Mifflin Sport: Basketball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Adams scored 26 points to help the Titans (6-1, 4-0) to a dominating ...
Garner scores 35 as West Mifflin upsets No. 2 Hempfield
By Dave Mackall
Karlyn Garner can’t remember ever playing a game like he did on Tuesday. The West Mifflin junior surely never had scored so many points. Garner got ...
McKeesport Daily News Dynamic 33
By Daily News Staff
There were countless memorable moments from the 2014 high school football season, including Clairton’s return to the PIAA title game for the sixth time in ...
West Mifflin edges late-charging Steel Valley in Section 4 contest
By Dave Mackall
It was a playoff atmosphere in December at West Mifflin. Expect anything when the Titans and Steel Valley get together for boys basketball. West Mifflin ...
WM wrestling rebuilding after losses to graduation
By Brian Graham
The West Mifflin wrestling program has had 22 seniors graduate over the last three seasons. Coach Tony Salopek has grown accustomed to the revolving door, but this year it might have caught up with the Titans. “We’re kind of in a rebuilding year here,” Salopek said. “Over the past three years, we’ve ...
Daily News spotlight athletes: West Mifflin’s Karlyn Garner, Elizabeth Forward’s Abigail Sporio
By Robert Stinner
Karlyn Garner School: West Mifflin Year: Junior Sport: Basketball Claim to fame: Garner scored 19 points to help the Titans (2-0) to a 74-63 victory ...
Hill’s hard work translates into another scoring threat for West Mifflin
By Ed Phillipps
Whether he is going through a grueling treadmill workout, wind sprints or extracurricular shooting and rebounding drills, West Mifflin’s Tony Hill knows what he has ...
West Mifflin girls basketball team prepared to face difficult road
By Ed Phillipps
West Mifflin girls basketball coach Scott Stephenson is also the school’s athletic director, which allows him a say in the scheduling of opponents. He did not ...
Indiana whips West Mifflin, 42-12, earns shot at top seed Central Valley in next round
By Dave Mackall
Right from the start, Indiana set the tone for a first-round playoff victory over West Mifflin on Friday night. The Little Indians pushed around the Titans ...
Running back depth, defense carries Thomas Jefferson past West Mifflin
By Mark Kaboly
Thomas Jefferson coach Bill Cherpak has been saying all season how deep and talented his stable of running backs is. Austin Kemp prevented anybody from ...
West Mifflin hoping to spoil TJ’s perfect season
By Dave Mackall
The Jaguars are going for the kill. No. 3 Thomas Jefferson doesn’t expect to let up in the regular-season finale Friday night at home against archrival ...
Second-half adjustments help Burrell boys soccer win in 2OT
By Doug Gulasy
Members of the Burrell boys soccer team came out for the second overtime of their game against West Mifflin on Saturday afternoon with hands on their hips, tired after 95 minutes of play. The Bucs found their second wind quickly. Joey Cox knocked a cross-field pass from Corey Mazary past West Mifflin ...
Daily News spotlight athletes: West Mifflin’s Kyle Buettner, Elizabeth Forward’s Olivia Barkley
By Robert Stinner
Kyle Buettner Year: Senior School: West Mifflin Sport: Soccer Claim to fame: Buettner recorded four shutouts this season, helping the Titans (7-5-2, 6-4-2) to their ...
West Mifflin holds off Elizabeth Forward
By Dave Mackall
West Mifflin’s third consecutive victory didn’t come without some last-second drama. Karlyn Garner scored two touchdowns, and No. 6 West Mifflin beat visiting Elizabeth Forward, 13-6, ...
Gorman: A walk to remember at West Mifflin
By Kevin Gorman
DiAngelo Mitchell saw his older brother confined to a wheelchair, a victim of violence who knew he never would play football again. Diallo Mitchell saw ...
West Mifflin RB sets school mark in victory over Laurel Highlands
By Mark Kaboly
Long after everybody left the field, senior DiAngelo Mitchell made his way underneath the stands at Titans Stadium to the locker room before stopping to introduce himself to some of coach Ray Braszo’s family members. “I’m whupped,” Mitchell said. Mitchell rushed for a school-record 403 yards and scored six touchdowns as ...
Daily News Spotlight Athletes: Eduardo Francato and Rebecca Manns
By Robert Stinner
Eduardo Francato School: Serra Class: Senior Sport: Soccer Claim to fame: Francato, an international student from Sao Paolo, Brazil, has scored 19 goals to help ...
West Mifflin girls soccer battling for playoff spot
By Ed Phillipps
Nearing the end of the regular season, the West Mifflin girls soccer team finds itself in an unfamiliar position: fighting for a playoff spot. At ...
West Mifflin softball standout commits
By Staff Report
Alyssa Cairns, who led the West Mifflin softball team in hitting and helped the Titans reach the WPIAL Class AAA quarterfinals in 2014, has given Division II Davis & Elkins a commitment to play for the women’s team in 2016. Cairns batted .530 (35 for 66) with 12 doubles, one ...
West Mifflin, Belle Vernon attempt to recover after suffering Week 4 losses
By Dave Mackall
It was a rough stretch for Ray Braszo and Matt Humbert, two Big 9 Conference football coaches who had been agonizing for days over their ...
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 ...

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