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West Allegheny softball tops Yough to reach WPIAL Class AAA final

Yough senior pitcher Macy Mularski was attempting to start her team's bid for a second consecutive berth in the WPIAL Class AAA championship on a ...

Yough advances to semifinals on Mance's walk-off single

Elizabeth Forward softball coach Harry Rutherford knew his team was in trouble when Yough shortstop Hannah Bach began the bottom of the seventh inning with ...

Westmoreland athletes of the week: Yough's Eric Borkovich, Jeannette's Scarlett Stein

Eric Borkovich School: Yough Sport: Baseball Year: Senior Claim to fame: Borkovich had two doubles and four RBIs to lead Yough (11-5, 8-2) to a ...

Stobert tosses 2-hitter to move Knoch into quarterfinals

The last time Yough was in the WPIAL Class AAA baseball playoffs, in 2013, the Cougars bounced Knoch from the postseason with a one-run win ...

Breaking down the 2016 WPIAL softball playoffs

Defending champion Hempfield The favorite In a three-team race, Shaler has the edge after splitting its season series with North Allegheny and edging Hempfield in ...

Yough baseball looking to go from worst to 1st in Section 2 

When Craig Spisak was hired as the Yough baseball, his expectations weren't too high. All he was looking for in his first season back at the ...

Mularski, pitching depth have Yough softball among WPIAL title contenders

Yough softball reached the WPIAL Class AAA final last season and returned eight starters and 12 letterwinners to its roster. This year's team has six ...

Westmoreland athletes of the week: Laurel Highlands' Hudson Novak, Yough's Macy Mularski

Hudson Novak School: Laurel Highlands Sport: Baseball Class: Junior Claim to fame: Novak hit two home runs and drove in four runs in consecutive games ...

Previewing the 2016 WPIAL softball season

Class AAAA Preseason top five Team (2015 record) 1. Hempfield (20-3) 2. Shaler (16-6) 3. North Allegheny (22-3) 4. Seneca Valley (15-4) 5. Baldwin (14-5) Section favorites 1. Hempfield: ...

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 — ...

Westmoreland high school athletes of the week: Yough's Blake Kosor, Derry's Rachel Garris

Blake Kosor School: Yough Sport: Basketball Year: Senior Claim to fame: Kosor, who is averaging 19.7 points this season, scored 19 points to lead Yough ...

High-scoring Beers leads Yough boys to 5-0 start in section play

Yough boys basketball coach Casey Copeman has coached some of the best players in WPIAL history over the last 20 years. As an assistant coach at ...

Daily News Dynamic 33 football all-star team

From a record-setting touchdown pass to an unpredictable winning streak, Daily News region schools again provided endless storylines during the 2015 high school football season. ...

Yough boys basketball makes progress under 2nd-year coach

Casey Copeman's goal this season for his Yough boys basketball team is simple: he wants it to compete from start to finish. In his second year ...

Yough girls working to improve after winless campaign last season

Enduring a winless year last season certainly wasn't easy for the Yough girls basketball team. But with its 0-20 finish in the rear view, the Cougars ...

Yough's Evans named athletic director of the year

Yough High School's athletic director, who has been involved in Yough's sports since 1993, was honored recently as the top athletic administrator in Western ...

Yough's Evans earns PSADA honors

Tom Evans has never hidden the fact that his mentor, not only professionally but personally, has always been former Ringgold and Bethel Park Athletic Director ...

10 area girls named All-WPIAL in soccer

The 2015 girls' soccer season not only was a memorable one on the team level for many area schools, but it was a success on ...

Special teams, defense lead Thomas Jefferson over Yough

No. 7 Thomas Jefferson had run only seven plays on offense by the time it was up 35 points over Yough at the end of ...

Early struggles behind them, Yough girls gain momentum for playoffs

Yough girls soccer will enter the WPIAL playoffs riding momentum. The Cougars struggled early with a handful of new starters and underclassman in the lineup. After going ...

Elizabeth Forward wins seesaw battle over Yough

Not many people outside the Elizabeth Forward football program expected much from the Warriors this season. At the midway point of the season, Elizabeth Forward ...

Belle Vernon Area explodes over punchless Yough

One quarter into the Big 10 Conference game between Belle Vernon Area and Yough at James Weir Stadium Friday night, the Leopards were up 7-0. Next ...

38-point 2nd quarter vs. Yough sends Belle Vernon to 4-0 start

One quarter into the Big 10 conference game between Belle Vernon and Yough at James Weir Stadium on Friday night, the Leopards were up 7-0. What ...

Six classes for football?

Pending approval in October by the PIAA, the football horizon could have a new reshaping as early as 2016. The PIAA has been talking about going ...

Valley Independent roundup: Ringgold rams Yough

If the Ringgold Rams were looking ahead to next week's Big 10 Conference showdown with West Mifflin, you would have a hard time convincing the ...


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