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South Fayette’s Zombek, Mohawk’s Stelter defend WPIAL diving titles

By Kevin Lohman
Prior to his final dive, South Fayette senior Stephen Zombek stepped onto the diving board, looked to the crowd and flashed a smile in the direction of his parents and girlfriend. He knew he had the WPIAL Class AA boys diving title in the bag. “I knew going into my …
No. 1 Aliquippa routs Beaver to return to WPIAL finals
By Justin Criado
For the sixth straight year Aliquippa will challenge for the WPIAL Class AA crown next week at Heinz Field. The two-time defending champ ended Beaver’s Cinderella run with a 57-14 dismantling in Friday night’s semifinal at Ambridge. “It’s fantastic,” Aliquippa coach Mike Zmijanac said. “That’s not easy to do. You …
WPIAL Class AA semifinal preview: Aliquippa vs. Beaver
By Tribune-Review 12:30 p.m.
class AA SEMIFINALS No . 1 Aliquippa (11-0)  vs. No. 12 Beaver (8-3)   7:30 p.m. Friday at Ambridge After pulling off upset wins over …
Heinz Field uncharted territory for 4 WPIAL football semifinalists
By Chris Harlan
An old church bell hung inside North Catholic’s gym rings when one of its teams wins a WPIAL championship. It’s been rather quiet in the …
Mt. Pleasant fumbles away game to No. 12-seeded Beaver
By Jason Black 12:30 p.m.
All season long, Mt. Pleasant prided itself on taking care of the football. But in the biggest game of their season, the fourth-seeded Vikings committed …
Mt. Pleasant, Beaver trying to overcome quarterfinal hurdle
By Jason Black
Although Mt. Pleasant and Beaver achieve success in different ways, especially on offense, there are some similarities between the two programs. Most notably, the Vikings …

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