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5 Cal U football players arrested for assault; Saturday’s game canceled

By Stacy Wolford 1:35 a.m.
California University of Pennsylvania canceled Saturday’s football game after five players were accused of stomping a man and chanting “football strong” as they left him …

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Schoolboy pick of week: BV Area

In the quarterfinals of the WPIAL Class AAA playoffs in 2000, Belle Vernon Area rolled over Hampton, 39-8. What is significant about that? It marked the last time the Leps won a playoff game. The following week, BVA was a …
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Trib Cup: Bentworth volleyball striving for perfection again

Hayley Wilson was a senior at Bentworth the last time the Bearcats girls volleyball team finished the regular season with an undefeated record in 2008. Now, as the second-year head coach of the Bearcats, Wilson had guided her alma mater …
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Frazier wards off California, 34-12

No. 7 Frazier (8-1, 7-1) finished the regular season on a high note, rolling to a 34-12 victory over California on Friday night in Tri-County South action. In a penalty-filled game, it was dual-threat freshman Alvin Ross who led the …
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Charleroi can’t overcome 28-0 hole in loss to Freedom

Charleroi and Freedom played two football games Friday night at Charleroi Stadium. The Bulldogs won the first half in dominating fashion, 28-0. The Cougars commanded …
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Belle Vernon Area enters playoffs with 3 straight wins after downing Elizabeth Forward

Heads held high. That’s how the Belle Vernon Area football team will be heading into the WPIAL playoffs. The Leopards downed their Route 51 rivals, …
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Scouting Franklin Regional, S.S. Beaver

Belle Vernon Area will hit the road and Frazier will be home when the WPIAL football playoffs kick off Friday. In Class AAA, BVA (5-4) …
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Valley Independent roundup: Ringgold has a ‘Berry’ good night

After the first quarter, Trinity led Ringgold 7-6 in a Big Nine Conference game at Joe Montana Stadium. It wasn’t a sign of things to …
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Ringgold not taking Gateway lightly in opening round

Don’t tell Ringgold football coach Nick Milchovich his team is a heavy favorite going into Friday’s WPIAL Class AAA first round playoff game against Gateway. …
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Yough’s season ends with 7-0 whitewash

The final score read: South Park 7, Yough 0. Ironic that a season that began in historic fashion with shutouts ended with a shutout on …
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