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Kevin Gorman is a sports writer for the Tribune-Review. Kevin Gorman can be reached via e-mail

Gorman: So much for sportsmanship

By Kevin Gorman
Five days after Monessen and Wilkinsburg were called to the WPIAL offices to answer for a fight, there was another. Where Monessen-Wilkinsburg’s brawl ended their football game, the one between Central Valley and New Castle occurred before the game even ...

Gorman: WPIAL must answer with power move

By Kevin Gorman
Now that PIAA expansion to six football classifications is a matter of when and not if, the next question is this: What will the WPIAL ...

Gorman: Bukowskis enjoying every moment

By Kevin Gorman
Noah Bukowski tagged along to football games with his father, watching from the coaches’ booth as Tim called plays for Clairton. Never mind that Noah ...

Gorman: A ridiculous rule for golf

By Kevin Gorman
Where Katie Carlson was playing golf Tuesday at Rolling Hills Country Club, her sister Caroline was running a cross country meet on the rolling hills at Northgate. What a shame that the WPIAL Class AA championship included one and excluded ...

Gorman: Frazier finds another star

By Kevin Gorman
Mike Steeber lost one backfield star to a transfer, another to a midweek mishap in physical education class. What the Frazier coach found was that ...

Gorman: Plum’s Chapla takes aim at records

By Kevin Gorman
Matt Morgan has a problem most football coaches would envy, especially at this time in this town. The Plum coach has a kicker intent on ...

Gorman: Here’s to the end of streak

By Kevin Gorman
My favorite high school sports stories are those that involve the snapping of a losing streak. And with good reason. After attending Baldwin amid its 26-game football losing streak from October 1985 until October ’88, I hate to see any athlete ...

Gorman: Keystone Oaks coach sees Smith as next star QB

By Kevin Gorman
Alex Smith studied the framed photo of Greg Perry with Bruce Gradkowski, Anthony Doria, Bill Stull and Matt Rodgers, his four all-state quarterbacks in an ...

Gorman: Lutz leads Thomas Jefferson to victory

By Kevin Gorman
Doc Kulish held his breath as he watched in what felt like slow motion Cole Lutz’s touch shot from 10 yards slip over the goalkeeper’s head and trickle toward the net. It had been seven years since anyone had beaten ...

Gorman: Shaler starts a new streak

By Kevin Gorman
In the final 30 seconds of Shaler’s 30-20 victory over Butler Friday night, Jon LeDonne reminded the Titans to act like they’ve been there before. Even though they hadn’t. LeDonne insisted Shaler players shake hands before celebrating the end of their ...

Gorman: A Great Race with a great cause

By Kevin Gorman
Jim Gilson stood near the fence that created a corridor to the finish line at Point State Park on Sunday morning, watching thousands of people ...

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