Author: Staff Reports


High school roundup for Jan. 22: Allderdice boys take down Class 5A No. 1 Mars
January 23, 2018
Allderdice boys basketball flexed its City League muscles Monday night. Just three days after defeating Westinghouse in a league showdown, the Dragons took down one

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Westmoreland roundup: Belle Vernon boys top Monessen
January 20, 2018
In nonsection play, Cameron Nusser scored 25 points and hit five 3-pointers to lead Class 4A No. 5 Belle Vernon (10-4) to a 73-60 victory

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High school roundup for Jan. 19: North Hills boys upset No. 4 Butler
January 19, 2018
Kam Taylor scored 35 points, including 19 in third quarter as North Hills upset No. 4 Butler, 82-55, in a Section 1-6A boys basketball game

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High school roundup for Jan. 18: Sharrow, Dunn lead Burrell girls past Highlands
January 18, 2018
Burrell is back in the WPIAL girls basketball playoff race. Kaylen Sharrow set the pace with a team-high 26 points and 10 rebounds, lifting Burrell

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High school roundup for Jan. 17: Trinity boys edge No. 2 Moon in top-5 showdown
January 17, 2018
Joey Koroly's layup with 6 seconds left in overtime lifted No. 5 Trinity to a 65-64 win over No. 2 Moon in a Class 5A

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High school roundup for Jan. 16: OLSH boys take down No. 1 Sewickley Academy
The Our Lady of the Sacred Heart boys basketball team has won 12 straight games, but Tuesday's victory might have been the biggest of the

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High school roundup for Jan. 15: Marisa carries Peters Township past rival Canon-McMillan
January 15, 2018
Mackenna Marisa scored 33 points Monday night to lead No. 2-ranked Peters Township to a 53-50 victory over rival Canon-McMillan in a Section 3-6A girls

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High school roundup for Jan. 12: Pine-Richland boys take down North Hills
January 12, 2018
The early start certainly didn't faze the Pine-Richland boys basketball team. A pending winter storm led district officials to move the Rams' game against North

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High school roundup for Jan. 11: Central Valley girls take down No. 2 Blackhawk
January 11, 2018
Kaelyn Underwood scored 18 points to help Central Valley topple No. 2 Blackhawk, 58-51, in a Section 2-4A girls basketball game Thursday night. Kaitlyn Lyons

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High school roundup for Jan. 10: Quaker Valley boys stay unbeaten
January 10, 2018
Coletrane Washington had eight 3-pointers and 28 points Wednesday night as top-ranked Quaker Valley scored a 69-51 win over Beaver Falls in a Section 2-4A

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High school roundup for Jan. 9: Central Catholic tops North Allegheny at buzzer
January 9, 2018
Cole Mason beat the buzzer and Central Catholic beat North Allegheny. Mason's basket as time expired lifted the Vikings to a 50-48 victory over North

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High school roundup for Jan. 8: No. 3 Bethel Park girls drop Mt. Lebanon
January 8, 2018
Olivia Westphal had 24 points as No. 3 Bethel Park earned a 55-36 win over No. 5 Mt. Lebanon in a Section 3-6A girls basketball

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Clairton, Ambridge join state boys basketball rankings
Clairton and Ambridge joined the state boys basketball top 10 rankings this week in Class A and 4A, respectively. Other WPIAL representatives include Penn Hills

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High school roundup for Jan. 5, 2018: Penn Hills boys defeat Penn-Trafford to stay unbeaten
January 5, 2018
The Penn Hills boys basketball team stayed hot on cold night Friday. The no. 2-ranked Indians remained unbeaten with a 65-56 victory in Section 3-6A

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High school roundup for Jan. 4, 2018: Williamson nets 46 points, triple-double for Chartiers-Houston girls
January 4, 2018
Alexa Williamson set a school record with 46 points as Class 2A No. 1 Chartiers-Houston earned a 63-32 win over Aliquippa in a Section 1

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High school roundup for Jan. 3: No. 2 Moon boys edge No. 4 Chartiers Valley at buzzer
January 3, 2018
Conner Ryan scored 30 points Wednesday night, but the final two had the most impact. Ryan hit a layup at the buzzer to lift Class

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High school roundup for Jan. 2: Plum boys top Armstrong in triple overtime
January 2, 2018
On a career night, Lamar Whiting saved significant plays for the biggest moments. Whiting scored a career-high 36 points, leading Plum to a 68-64, triple-overtime

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High school roundup for Dec. 30: Pine-Richland rebounds at C.J. Betters tournament
December 31, 2017
Daniel Petcash led five Pine-Richland players in double-figures with 21 points to lead the Class 6A No. 3 Rams to a 94-48 win over Beaver

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High school roundup for Dec. 29: Lincoln Park boys edge Class 6A No. 1 Pine-Richland
December 30, 2017
Keeno Holmes scored 21 points to lead Class 3A No. 1 Lincoln Park to a 47-44 win over Class 6A No. 2 Pine-Richland at the

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High school roundup for Dec. 28: New Castle boys take down Aliquippa
December 29, 2017
Georgie Eggleston scored 20 points to help New Castle claim the title at its host boys basketball tournament Thursday with a 64-40 win over Class

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High school roundup for Dec. 27: Fenton leads Latrobe boys past North Hills
December 27, 2017
Reed Fenton scored 33 points as Class 6A No. 4 Latrobe earned an 84-73 win over North Hills on Wednesday at the Hampton boys basketball

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High school roundup: Hempfield boys edge Greensburg Salem
December 23, 2017
Braden Brose's 21 points helped the Hempfield boys basketball team top neighborhood rival Greensburg Salem, 57-55, in a nonsection game Saturday in Greensburg. Hempfield (3-5)

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High school roundup: Penn-Trafford uses balanced attack to topple Plum
Penn-Trafford used a balanced scoring attack, with four players in double figures, en route to a 72-63 victory over host Plum in a Section 3-6A

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High school roundup: No. 3 Peters Township girls edge No. 2 Bethel Park
December 21, 2017
Makenna Marisa's traditional three-point play with 30 seconds remaining lifted No. 3 Peters Township to a 38-37 victory over No. 2 Bethel Park in a

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A-K Valley roundup: Burrell wrestling captures 100th straight section win
December 20, 2017
Burrell's wrestling dominance reached triple digits Wednesday. With nine wrestlers recording pins and another four winning by forfeit, Class AA No. 1 Burrell routed Section

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