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South Hills gridders ink national letters of intent

By Ray Fisher
The football careers of Brentwood seniors Cody Conroy and Connor McWilliams are headed in opposite directions. Both signed national letters of intent last week. Conroy will continue ...
Brentwood girls’ basketball team returns to WPIAL Class AA playoffs
By Ray Fisher
The Brentwood girls’ basketball team advanced to the WPIAL playoffs as the fourth-place team in Section 4-AA last season. The Lady Spartans ended an 11-year playoff absence, then defeated Freedom, 49-45, in a preliminary round matchup to end up 15-7 overall. This year, the Brentwood girls (11-9, 5-7) finished fourth in Section ...
Gorman: Brentwood’s Frey ‘an inspiration’
By Kevin Gorman
Mark Wroblewski yells a lot at practice, but the Brentwood swim coach didn’t need motivational messages to inspire his team. He simply pointed to the ...
Brentwood swim teams gunning for section titles
By Jennifer Goga
With three section meets left on the 2014-15 schedule, Brentwood’s swim teams are in a good position to end the season with matching section titles ...
Boyd’s ‘Batter Up’ offers insight into Brentwood youth baseball
By Ray Fisher
Richard Boyd, 76, has been a lifelong baseball fan. He attended his first game at Forbes Field with his dad as a wide-eyed 9-year-old in 1948. Actually, ...
Brentwood product Prosser ranks among PAC’s best basketball players
By Ray Fisher
Tanner Prosser has not played collegiate basketball since the 2003-04 season. But the Brentwood High School product still is receiving individual accolades thanks to his frontcourt ...
Several South Hills teams collected WPIAL titles in 2014
By Ray Fisher
Happy New Year once again to all area athletes, as well as to our avid readers! Before we leap into the 2015 calendar year, let’s take ...
Brentwood girl a regular participant in ‘nerve-wracking’ Punt, Pass & Kick event
By Ed Phillipps
A perennial contender graced Heinz Field on Dec. 21 when the Steelers hosted the Kansas City Chiefs, but it wasn’t the six-time Super Bowl champions. For the third consecutive year, Brentwood resident Mallory Daly made the team championship of the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition. She placed third in the ...
Brentwood grad Henning embraces his unique role on Point Park basketball team
By Brian Knavish
Every basketball team has reserve players, but not every team has a Corey Henning. Henning, a Brentwood graduate, is a senior reserve point guard on the ...
Brentwood’s Sherry set to return to Queen of Diamonds North showcase
By Ray Fisher
Brentwood junior Taryn Sherry has become a regular at the Queen of Diamonds softball showcase. Sherry is a repeat selection for the Queen of ...
South Hills teams aiming for festive results in holiday tournaments
By Ray Fisher
Seton-La Salle High School will be “the place to be” for girls’ basketball early next week. Seton-La Salle is hosting the 2014 Pennsylvania-Ohio Roundball Classic on ...
Retired Brentwood girls basketball coach remains in the game
By Ed Phillipps
After all these years, former Brentwood girls’ basketball coach Dave Warner still is attending games and cheering on the team in blue. Nowadays, though, the team ...
Brentwood girls win host tournament title
By Ed Phillipps
The Brentwood girls basketball team collected a new trinket for the school’s trophy shelf. Just don’t expect to see it behind glass right away. After ...
Spartans’ QB, RB formidable one-two punch on offense in 2014
By Ray Fisher
Brentwood senior QB Connor McWilliams proved to be a prolific passer as a two-year varsity starter. McWilliams threw for 3,247 yards and 32 touchdowns the past ...
Steel Valley boys, Brentwood girls defending champs in season-opening tournament
By Ray Fisher
Brentwood High Athletic Boosters’ annual boys’ and girls’ tip-off basketball tournament will take place Friday and Saturday at the high school and middle school gyms. ...
Brentwood Boosters’ annual tip-off tournament set for Dec. 5-6
By Ray Fisher
The Brentwood High Athletic Boosters’ annual tip-off basketball tournament will take place Dec. 5 and 6, and will be a boys’ and girls’ event held at the high school and middle school gyms again this year. Brentwood, Carrick, South Park and Steel Valley will compete for the boys’ championship, while Brentwood, ...
Youth movement in place in Brentwood girls’ basketball program
By Ray Fisher
There is a full-fledged youth movement taking place in the Brentwood girls’ basketball program. “Our team is young this year,” said Rachel Thomas, the Lady Spartans’ energetic head coach. “There are no seniors on the (2014-15) roster. “Even though this is a young team, many of the girls have played together for ...
Brentwood volleyballs looks back on season
By Ray Fisher
The Brentwood girls’ volleyball team ended up in fifth place in Section 2-A this season. The Lady Spartans posted a 2-8 section record, to finish behind ...
Brentwood’s Conroy shares top conference award on defense
By Ed Phillipps
Pop in a DVD of Brentwood football game tape, and it’s not exactly a game of “Where’s Waldo” to find Cody Conroy. If being 6-foot-7 and ...
Brentwood girls middle school basketball team posts 3rd straight undefeated season
By Tribune-Review
The Brentwood girls’ eighth-grade basketball team recorded its third consecutive undefeated season in 2014. Brentwood finished with a 13-0 record in the Southwest Conference this year, ...
Brentwood boys hope to build off strong defense in 2015
By Jennifer Goga
The Brentwood boys’ soccer team wrapped up the 2014 season with a 3-9-1 overall record. Despite the final results, Brentwood head coach Ron DiNardo was ...
Jeannette rallies past Brentwood in 1st-round rout
By Les Harvath
Jeannette unleashed a furious second-half barrage and scored touchdowns on six consecutive possessions to defeat Brentwood, 50-19, in a WPIAL Class A first-round playoff game. With ...
Brentwood takes 4-game winning streak into WPIAL playoffs
By Ray Fisher
Brentwood junior running back Pat Carr is primed for the WPIAL Class AA football playoffs. The 11th-seed Spartans (6-3) play at 7:30 p.m Friday at No. 6 Jeannette (8-1) in a WPIAL Class A first-round game. Carr motored to 820 yards and nine touchdowns in the Spartans’ final four games of the ...
Gorman: Brentwood ready to debut stadium
By Kevin Gorman
When Kevin Kissel met Joe Schmidt a few years ago, the Hall of Fame linebacker shared stories of playing at Brentwood Stadium in the 1940s. ...
Brentwood girls volleyball team attains rousing section win on the road
By Ray Fisher
Brentwood opened the second half of section play last week with a rousing 3-2 win at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic. The Lady Spartans, who also dropped ...

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