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Trib Cup: Breen leads top-seeded CWNC girls into postseason

By Alex Oltmanns
When the playoff brackets were announced at Tuesday’s WPIAL basketball pairings meeting, the Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic girls basketball team was named as the top seed in the Class A tournament. While certainly a great honor to earn that type of ranking, Trojanettes coach Molly Rottman understands that besides the ...
CWNC boys benefit from difficult nonsection slate, start 5-0 in section play
By Joe Sager
It wasn’t the best start to a season, but it has paid off for the Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic boys basketball team. The Trojans began the ...
Jeannette’s Sanders leads comeback over Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic
By Doug Gulasy
GioVonne Sanders’ right foot got Jeannette back in the game. Both of his feet combined to help the Jayhawks win it. Sanders set up a safety ...
WPIAL Class A semifinal capsule: Jeannette vs. Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic
By Paul Schofield
class A semifinal NO. 2 CARDINAL WUERL NORTH CATHOLIC (11-0) vs. NO. 3 JEANNETTE (10-1) 7:30 p.m. Friday at Valley When North Catholic ...
Breaking down the 2015 WPIAL football playoffs
By Chris Harlan
Here’s a look at the WPIAL football playoff pairings: Class AAAA Favorite: Woodland Hills has the best backfield tandem in the WPIAL with seniors Miles ...
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic gets vengeance against Avonworth
By Brian J. Duermeyer
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic got its revenge. Now the Trojans have a shot at a fourth straight conference championship. Khalil Weathers and Keith Wells scored second-half ...
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic cruises to nonconference victory over Riverside
By Brian J. Duermeyer
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic extended its perfect start under first-year coach Jason Gildon on Friday with a 65-3 Class A victory over Riverside. Things got out ...
CW North Catholic players hope to adjust to changes
By Joe Sager
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic has a new look on and off the field. The Trojans have some different faces on the sidelines as Jason Gildon takes ...
Trib Cup: Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic loading up on games to prep for postseason
By Alex Oltmanns
Baseball is truly a game of trial and error. The more repetitions in the batters box or on the mound can go a long way toward a player’s improvement. The Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic baseball team has taken that approach to heart year, making a concerted effort to schedule as ...
Butler County spotlight athletes: April 19, 2015
By Joe Sager
Nick Tunstall School: Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic Year: Senior Sport: Baseball Claim to fame: Tunstall struck out eight and threw a no-hitter as Cardinal Wuerl ...
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Aliquippa’s Jassir Jordan, CWNC’s Sam Breen
By Brian Graham
Jassir Jordan School: Aliquippa Year: Junior Sport: Basketball Claim to fame: Jordan had 30 points to lead Aliquippa to a PIAA Class AA semifinal ...
North Catholic rally falls short in PIAA loss to Blairsville
By George Guido
Blairsville continued its historic girls basketball journey Saturday. The Bobcats, who never had won a PIAA playoff game before this season, are one step away from ...
Checkmate for Trojans
By Jeff Oliver
A funny thing happened when California Area and Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic met for a PIAA Class A second-round playoff game at Canon-McMillan Tuesday night. A ...
Previewing the PIAA girls basketball tournament
By Compiled By  bill Hartlep
Class AAAA WPIAL/City League: Norwin (21-4), Penn Hills (16-10), North Allegheny (22-3), Bethel Park (20-5), Pine-Richland (21-5), Obama (16-8). Around the state: Defending PIAA ...
Vincentian girls dominate rival North Catholic for 4th straight WPIAL Class A title
By George Guido
Many athletes go 4 for 4 shooting foul shots in basketball or batting in baseball. But Vincentian Academy’s Brenna Wise is experiencing a different type of ...
Late 3-pointer sends Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic girls to finals
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic needed a prayer. It got a Hail Mary. Freshman guard Mary Cassamassa popped out behind the arc and fired in a ...
Jeannette boys basketball team gets past Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic, 55-50
By Ed Phillipps
Anthony Schmidt wasn’t supposed to take the shot that put Jeannette ahead of Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic, but everyone on his team was glad he ...
Gorman: Gildon great for CWNC
By Kevin Gorman
Jason Gildon still is an imposing presence, more than a decade after his career as a Steelers linebacker ended. Even more impressive than his NFL resume, which includes a Steelers-record 77 sacks and three Pro Bowl selections in 11 seasons, are his references: Bill Cowher and Jack Del Rio. One of ...
High school notebook: Former Steelers LB Gildon named coach at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic
By Kevin Gorman
With eyes wide and jaws dropped, Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic’s players met their new football coach Tuesday morning after former Steelers linebacker Jason Gildon was introduced at a news conference at the Cranberry high school. By and large, the Trojans are too young to remember when Gildon was a three-time Pro ...
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