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East Allegheny negotiator responds to proposal from striking teachers

By Patrick Cloonan 12:10 a.m.
East Allegheny School District’s chief negotiator reiterated late Tuesday afternoon that the district extended itself as far as it could financially, but that striking teachers …

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California victim of Clairton’s ‘statement’

First-year Clairton coach Wayne Wade was looking for his team to make a statement in his first game. Consider it made. The Bears scored early …
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Move to Century Conference offers new set of challenges for East Allegheny

No matter how many times Dom Pecora scratched, shook or hung his head this offseason, there was no chance of going back. Like it or not, Pecora’s East Allegheny Wildcats will move to the powerful WPIAL Class AA Century Conference, …
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Elizabeth Forward girls soccer looks to extend playoff streak

The Elizabeth Forward girls soccer team has qualified for the WPIAL playoffs for four straight years. This season, coach Brandon Gerba’s squad is hoping to extend that streak. “Going to the playoffs is always the goal,” Gerba said. The Warriors …
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McKeesport’s Hudson sets career high in rout of Connellsville

Khaleke Hudson had to think about the question for a minute, but the smile that crept onto his face provided an answer. Had Hudson ever produced 300-yard rushing games in football before? “Yes, yes, I did,” the McKeesport junior said …
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Norwin cross country finishes strong at Gateway Invite

The Norwin cross country teams had a strong start to the season at the 22nd Annual Gateway Invitational on Saturday. The boys team finished in first , beating out second-place Bethel Park and third-place Baldwin. Trey Quealy led the Knights …
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Springdale eases past Serra

Springdale had Serra on Lock-down Friday night. The Dynamos, behind senior Adam Lock, defeated host Serra, 41-7, in a Class A Eastern Conference matchup. Everything seemed to be working according to plan for Springdale. Lock, who moved from tight end …
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South Allegheny girls soccer team seeks elusive PIAA berth

A long winning streak in Section 2-A has fueled South Allegheny’s success during a run of recent years — 27 victories, to be exact. The big question is when will the Gladiators find the PIAA? “Our goal this year is …
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Murray runs wild in Steel Valley victory over Carlynton

As a freshman in 2013, Steel Valley running back DeWayne Murray set the bar high by rushing for 1,488 yards. If Friday night’s performance is any indication, the sophomore has plans on making those numbers seem pedestrian. Murray rushed for …
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Thomas Jefferson runs past Ringgold

Bill Cherpak will take this every day of the week. Not No. 4 Thomas Jefferson’s convincing 49-6 Big Nine Conference win over No. 7 Ringgold …
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Mitchell latest in line of West Mifflin star running backs

The West Mifflin strategy never changes. Neither does its effectiveness, and for good reason. Coach Ray Braszo believes in featuring his tailback more than almost …
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