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Flag football team wreaks Havoc on national level

The Havoc have proven to be unstoppable in postseason play the past two years, reeling in back-to-back national championships in the United States Flag/Touch Football ...

Ultimate fighter Mazzotta plots future after memorable 2015

In many ways, 2015 was a near-perfect year for Dom Mazzotta. "The Honey Badger" had a 5-0 record, including three first-round finishes, with all five wins ...

Gibsonia's Feil brothers thrill father with same-night 300 games

Brothers who grew up together and work together also bowl pretty well together. The Feil family of Gibsonia is a pretty tight bunch. Jim Feil Jr. ...

Former Super Bowl champ Christy adds to Freeport trophy case

Jeff Christy's No. 40 is the only retired jersey in Freeport history. The No. 50 also will carry significance for the former All-Pro center — and ...

Pittsburgh Marathon organizers to manage city's triathlon races

Pittsburgh Marathon organizers are expanding their footprint. Officials announced Thursday that Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon Inc. (P3R) will assume responsibility for conducting the Pittsburgh Triathlon and ...

Penn Hills grad Flynn part of Super Bowl honors

Murrysville resident Tom Flynn, who starred on the football field at Penn Hills and the University of Pittsburgh before a five-year career in the NFL ...

Fox Chapel softball standout named an MVP at Queen of Diamonds North Showcase

Tawnya Holben, a sophomore at Fox Chapel, recently competed in the Queen of Diamonds North Showcase that took place at Kent State on Jan. 9-10. ...

C.S. Kim still going strong in Monroeville

Master C.S. Kim has been a part of the Monroeville community and the eastern suburbs of Pittsburgh for more than four decades, and as 2016 ...

Norwin grad Arbore already a scoring threat for Allegheny women's basketball

For some athletes, making the jump from high school to college might take a season or two to adjust to. But Allegheny's Delaney Arbore has started ...

Athletes prepare for Pittsburgh Indoor Rowing Championship meet

Rowers look forward to a rare opportunity to compete in the winter at the Pittsburgh Indoor Rowing Championship meet Jan. 30 at the Kingsley Association ...

Franklin Regional's Beall shines at Queen of Diamonds softball showcase

Franklin Regional freshman Angalee Beall recently got a chance to show her softball skills in front of scouts and college coaches at the annual Queen ...

Former Freeport hockey player enjoys northern exposure

When Cole Hepler steps outside to begin his day, he's greeted by wind chills that regularly hover at minus-10 degrees or colder. The winter months can ...

Latrobe grad Sowinski setting records at West Point

Former Latrobe swimming standout Monica Sowinski is off to a record-breaking start as a freshman on the Army West Point women's team. Sowinski, 18, set academy ...

TJ grads enjoy banner freshman volleyball seasons

Allie Yurkovich and Rachel Stover experienced both individual and team success as student-athletes in the Thomas Jefferson girls' volleyball program. Both graduated in 2015, and both ...

Fox Chapel grad Mathias playing key role for Duke women

Erin Mathias, a 2014 Fox Chapel graduate, appeared in 27 games off the bench as a freshman for the Duke women's basketball team last year. ...

Inaugural Baldwin youth wrestling tournament deemed a success

When legendary Baldwin coach George McCormack passed away in 2013, people throughout the wrestling community — in Baldwin-Whitehall and beyond — started to have the ...