Author: Don Rebel


PIAA football playoffs set to kick off this weekend
November 15, 2018
While the WPIAL concludes the andquot;Highway to Heinzandquot; on Saturday and continues both the andquot;Route to Norwinandquot; in Class 5A and andquot;The Road to RMUandquot; in Class 2A next week, this weekend begins the official opening of andquot;The Road to Hershey.andquot; While many district playoffs across the commonwealth continue, Friday

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WPIAL Sportsmanship Summit part of Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
November 14, 2018
The WPIAL will host a big event on the field Saturday as eight football teams head to Heinz Field to play for district gold. However, the WPIAL is hosting another big event Thursday, though it is off the field. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the WPIAL Sportsmanship Summit,

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — McKeesport captures 1st state title in ’94
November 13, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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Gateway moves to top of Trib 10 football power rankings
November 12, 2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. There was a big shake up among the elite teams during the second week of the district playoffs as nearly a third of the poll was

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — Upper St. Clair captures state crown
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA soccer, volleyball semifinals set in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Upon first glance, the western finals of the PIAA boys soccer playoffs look like a WPIAL pitch party. Seven of the eight teams playing for a spot in the state championships from the west side of the boys soccer bracket are from District 7, with Radnor from District 1 being

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PIHL standings through Nov. 11, 2018
Here are the latest PIHL high school hockey standings through Nov. 11. Check out weekly broadcasts, along with the weekly PIHL Power Play Show at 8 p.m. Wednesdays, starting in December at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the 2019 PIHL Penguins Cup hockey playoffs can be heard and viewed in March

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South Fayette’s Jamie Diven named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
November 11, 2018
For 10 weeks, Jamie Diven has quietly kept the tradition of outstanding quarterback play going at South Fayette. Diven's numbers weren't so quiet in Week 11. The senior lefty was slinging in the rain Friday, as he led the Lions to a 28-10 victory over Belle Vernon. South Fayette earned

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Trib HSSN state football rankings for Week of Nov. 11, 2018
There were some eye brow-raising results Friday in the WPIAL playoffs, and it sparked big changes as four of the six teams bounced from the Trib HSSN state rankings were from District 7. First, in other districts, Lancaster Catholic was upset by Bermudian Springs in a District 3 Class 3A

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Broadcasts scheduled this week on the TribLIVE High School Sports Network
Four classifications are set to crown new champions at the big house on the North Shore of Pittsburgh as the high school football district postseason continue this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. Trib HSSN has semifinals action of the PIAA girls volleyball postseason as well as broadcasts

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — Clairton claims 3rd straight title in ’11
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — WPIAL teams go 1 for 4 in ’90
November 10, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA girls volleyball, soccer quarterfinals set in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
November 9, 2018
While it was a great start to the state playoffs for soccer teams around the WPIAL, the same can't be said for district girls volleyball teams. Only five of 12 WPIAL teams were able to pick up victories in the opening round of the PIAA postseason on Tuesday. Among the

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — South Fayette golden in ’14
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — Central Catholic wins again in 2015
November 7, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — Central Catholic claims state title in ’88
November 6, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — WPIAL teams snow swept in 1992
November 5, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA soccer, volleyball, field hockey playoffs set to begin in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Since being shut out of gold in PIAA soccer nine years ago, WPIAL teams have captured 20 of the 52 state championships. Three times district teams have left Hershey with four state soccer crowns, including 2012 and '13 when WPIAL teams won eight of the 12 titles. The other season

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Teams stay put in this week’s Trib 10 football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. With very few eyebrow raisers on opening night of the district playoffs, there are zero changes from last week in the power rankings. Two ranked teams

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Broadcasts on tap this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network
November 4, 2018
The high school football district postseason continues while fall high school sports soccer, girls volleyball and field hockey move from the district to the state playoffs this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. Trib HSSN has first-round and quarterfinals action of the PIAA girls volleyball postseason as well

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Mt. Lebanon’s Seth Morgan named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
Some teams would have cracked, Mt. Lebanon did not because of Seth Morgan. Following an emotional win over Central Catholic in Week 9 that secured third place in WPIAL Class 6A and a home playoff game, the Blue Devils found themselves trailing Canon-McMillan by seven at halftime. Then Mt. Lebanon

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Trib HSSN PIAA football rankings for Week of Nov. 4, 2018
A week ago, there was a big shakeup in the Trib HSSN state rankings. Things returned to normal this weekend as only one ranked team lost. Imhotep Charter cruised past Boys Latin Charter in a District 12 quarterfinal, so the Panthers replaced the Warriors in the Class 4A rankings. Seven

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Soccer titles to be distributed in 3 things to watch Thursday in high school sports
October 31, 2018
As we turn the calendar to November, we begin the process of crowning district soccer champions at Highmark Stadium at Station Square in Pittsburgh. The first of eight championship matches this weekend are Thursday with the boys Class A and Class AAA title matches. Greensburg Central Catholic squares off against

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WPIAL field hockey, volleyball playoffs continue in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 29, 2018
Will the golden runs of Penn-Trafford and Ellis School continue Tuesday in a pair of WPIAL field hockey championship matches Peters Township ended Pine-Richland's title run at one with a victory on Monday in the Class AAA finals. Now Latrobe in Class AA and Shady Side Academy in Class A

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North Allegheny takes over No. 1 spot in Trib 10 power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. The biggest overhaul to the power rankings comes as the regular season concluded and the postseason is about to begin. There is a change at No.

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Broadcasts scheduled this week on TribLIVE High School Sports Network
October 28, 2018
The curtain goes up on the WPIAL high school football postseason while it comes to a golden end in soccer, volleyball and field hockey with exclusive broadcast coverage this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. Both the WPIAL soccer and girls volleyball championship matches can be seen live

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Steel Valley’s Todd Hill named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
For some teams, the regular season was an uphill climb. For opponents of 2016 Class 2A champion Steel Valley, that climb is about to get a lot steeper. After losing to Shady Side Academy in Week 3, the Ironmen have been dominant in winning six straight games and outscoring their

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Seven football teams in TribHSSN state rankings lose, three fall out
As the regular season concludes and district playoffs begin, we have a shakeup in the TribHSSN state rankings. Seven ranked teams lost in Week 9: Four remained ranked, but three fell out. For the first time since early in the season, a top-ranked team lost as Aliquippa was stunned by

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
WPIAL girls soccer semifinals on tap in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 26, 2018
In this decade, Peters Township and Norwin have each captured two WPIAL girls soccer championships. On Saturday, the Indians and Knights square off for a spot in the Class 4A district title game. The match at Elizabeth Forward is one of eight semifinals as eight teams will be one step

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WPIAL cross country championships part of 3 things to watch Thursday in high school sports
October 24, 2018
There will be three new champions crowned at the 2018 WPIAL boys cross country championships after three seniors took home gold a year ago. But that isn't the only new thing when it comes to Thursday's district finals event. After decades of holding the cross country meet at either Slippery

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PIAA golf, tennis tournaments on tap in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 22, 2018
The first day of the PIAA golf championships are in the books from the Heritage Hills Golf Resort, and a handful of district golfers in the hunt for state gold. WPIAL Class AAA girls champion Caroline Wrigley of North Allegheny shot a 2-over par 74 and has a one-stroke lead

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Week 9 matchups could shake up Trib HSSN high school football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. There was a minor change this week after two weeks of zero movement, as the bottom two teams flip-flopped power positions. No. 9 West Allegheny lost

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Broadcasts on tap this week on Trib HSSN
October 21, 2018
The high school football regular season comes to an end while the postseason for the rest of the district high school fall sports continues or begins with exclusive coverage this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. The WPIAL girls soccer playoffs hit the quarterfinals and semifinals while the

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Thomas Jefferson’s Max Shaw named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
Thomas Jefferson's great success over the decades has been a simple recipe. Dominate the line of scrimmage and run the ball down the opponent's throats. That popular menu item in Jaguars Country was on display in Week 8 as Thomas Jefferson plowed Greensburg Salem, 70-21, in a matchup of possible

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Pair of powers fall out of Trib HSSN state football rankings
Two ranked teams lost and were ousted from the Trib HSSN state rankings. Delone Catholic was knocked off and replaced in the Class 2A rankings by York Catholic, and Canton dropped from the ranks of the unbeaten and fell out of the Class A top 5, replaced by Shade. That

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WPIAL football playoff picture entering Week 9
Where are you Phil Luckett The former NFL referee known for the infamous overtime coin flip on Thanksgiving Day in 1998 between the Steelers and Lions will likely not be there to flip any coins in Green Tree, but it does look like for the first time in Tim O'Malley's

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Final WPIAL girls volleyball standings, playoff clinchings
October 19, 2018
Here are the final WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the complete playoff picture through the end of the regular season. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard starting

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Girls soccer playoffs set to begin in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The curtain goes up Saturday on the 2018 WPIAL girls soccer postseason with 24 first-round playoff matches. Penn-Trafford, Moon, Waynesburg and Greensburg Central Catholic are the defending champions. Not only are Penn-Trafford and Moon in the Class 4A playoff tournament this season, they are on the same side of the

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Girls volleyball wraps up section play in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 17, 2018
The curtain falls Thursday on section play in WPIAL girls volleyball. Sixty teams have punched their tickets to the district postseason with only a handful of spots up for grabs on the final day. Here are the matches that will help round out the final 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoff

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings with playoff clinchings
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the latest playoff picture through Oct. 16. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday, with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard on the TribLive High School

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Final WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings
October 16, 2018
The WPIAL boys soccer playoff field is set. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL boys soccer

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Final WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings
The WPIAL girls soccer playoff field is complete. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls soccer

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WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 15, 2018
There is a day left in section play in WPIAL girls soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 15, 2018
October 15, 2018
There is only one day left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of

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No changes for Trib 10 football power rankings after week of wins
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. After six weeks of changes, this is the second straight week that all 10 teams flexed their andquot;powerandquot; and took care of business to keep

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Tennis, soccer, volleyball on tap in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
A rainy Monday is expected to give way to a sunny Tuesday when the district continues its 2018 girls team tennis playoffs. The WPIAL postponed all eight quarterfinal matches Monday and re-scheduled for the same higher seed home sites on Tuesday at 3 p.m. The second round matches in Class

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Derry’s Flack named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
October 14, 2018
It wasn't a 70s TV show, but when all was said and done after the Derry at Yough Class 3A Big East Conference game, Trojans running back Justin Flack could have earned the starring role in andquot;Eight is Enough.andquot; Eight turned out to be plenty as Derry turned back Yough,

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All 30 teams win in Trib’s PIAA football rankings
Perfection is thy name. For the first time this season, there are zero changes to the state rankings because all 30 teams were winners in Week 7. One of the top games this past weekend was a collision of District 12 powers as Class 6A top-ranked St. Joseph's Prep knocked

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Breaking down the WPIAL football playoff picture entering Week 8
For the first time in more than two decades, the WPIAL football playoff field will not consist of 64 teams. Both Class 5A and Class 2A will have a full 16-team tournament while Classes 4A, 3A and A will have a three-week eight-team bracket. The new twist this year is

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 14, 2018
There are only a few days left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage

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WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings though Oct. 14, 2018
There is a week left in section play in WPIAL girls soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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Trib HSSN broadcasts scheduled for week of Oct. 14, 2018
In a week of the penultimate battles of the regular season in high school football, the district high school futbol postseason will begin this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. While this is the final week of the regular season in both WPIAL girls volleyball and field hockey,

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings, playoff clinchings through Oct. 14, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the latest playoff picture through Oct. 14. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday, with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard only on the TribLive High School

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Explosive Sto-Rox football team blows out Bishop Canevin
Sto-Rox had several big plays wiped out by penalties early in Saturday evening's game, including an opening kickoff returned to the house. But the Vikings were not deterred as they came ready, focused and packing a big-play punch. Ahmad Pack scored four touchdowns including a punt return for score in

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Burgettstown, Mohawk to square off in Class 2A showdown in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 12, 2018
The game means nothing in the playoff picture or each team's chase for their respective conference crown. But it could be very big to the WPIAL steering committee when it comes time to put the Class 2A brackets together. It is homecoming at Burgettstown, and the Blue Devils will play

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 11, 2018
October 11, 2018
There are only a few days left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage

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WPIAL team golf titles up for grabs in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 10, 2018
Four champions will be crowned Thursday at the 2018 WPIAL team golf championships at Cedarbrook Golf Course in Rostraver. Six teams make up the championship field in boys Class AAA and AA. Four teams are in the girls finals in Class AAA and AA. In boys' Class AAA, Central Catholic,

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings, playoff clinchings through Oct. 9, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the latest playoff picture through Oct. 9. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com Exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard on the TribLive High School

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 9, 2018
There is less than a week left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage

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WPIAL teams claim section championships
October 9, 2018
The 2018 WPIAL girls tennis team championships are set to begin this week after the district crowned singles and doubles champions in recent weeks. Here is a rundown of the section champions: Class AAA Section 1: Latrobe Section 2: Moon Section 3: Shady Side Academy Section 4: Mt. Lebanon, Peters

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WPIAL boys, girls golf teams crowned section champions
The 2018 WPIAL boys' and girls' golf team championships are set for Thursday after the district crowned individual champions in those sports in recent weeks. Here is a rundown of all the section champions. Boys golf Class AAA Section 1: Latrobe Section 2: Belle Vernon and Thomas Jefferson Section 3:

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WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 8, 2018
October 8, 2018
There is a week left in section play in WPIAL girls soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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WPIAL boys golf semifinals on tap in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Last week, the WPIAL crowned Central Catholic's Jimmy Meyers and Riverside's Skyler Fox as 2018 Class AAA and AA individual boys golf champions, respectively. The title was the third straight for Fox, a junior. On Tuesday, the first step toward crowning boys golf team champions begins with the Class AAA

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No movement in this week’s Trib 10 football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly power rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. Perfection is thy name. For the first time this season, all of the Trib 10 teams were victorious last week and thus there is no movement

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Two teams bounced from this week’s Trib HSSN state football rankings
October 7, 2018
Whether you are a fan of your local district team or you like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the TribLive High School Sports Network has you covered this fall. We rank the top WPIAL teams in each class every Sunday and follow up with

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Gateway’s Majocha named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
Gateway quarterback Brendan Majocha put his own little spin on the andquot;Midnight ride of Paul Revere.andquot; You know, one if by land, two if by sea. For Majocha in Friday's battle of unbeaten teams for first place in the Class 5A Big East Conference between Gateway and Franklin Regional, it

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings, playoff clichings through Oct. 7, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the latest playoff picture through Oct. 7, 2018. You can check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard on the

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Shady Side Academy stays unbeaten, beats Summit Academy
October 6, 2018
Since offseason realignment bumped Shady Side Academy down to Class 2A and bumped up Summit Academy, it's been nothing but up for the Indians and struggles galore for the Knights. Those trends continued Saturday afternoon in Herman when Shady Side Academy rolled to a 47-6 victory over Summit Academy, keeping

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WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 7, 2018
There is a week of section play remaining in WPIAL girls soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 7
There is a week left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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Shady Side Academy, Summit Academy to face in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 5, 2018
In the high school football offseason, the WPIAL realigned and two teams on the move were Shady Side Academy and Summit Academy. The Indians dropped down in classification while the Knights moved up. Since the start of the new season, both teams have reversed their course with Shady Side Academy

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WPIAL doubles champions to be crowned in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 3, 2018
New champions will be crowned at the 2018 WPIAL girls doubles tennis championships Thursday. The Class AAA and AA tournaments began Wednesday with first round,

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Golf, soccer, volleyball on tap in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 1, 2018
Thirty-six district Class AAA boys golfers will tee off on one of the toughest golf courses in the country Tuesday to determine the WPIAL champion

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West Allegheny, South Fayette join Trib 10 power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 30, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sunday, Sept. 30. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday and weekly

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Pine-Richland’s Luke Meckler named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
September 30, 2018
Every football coach preaches all week about starting fast and scoring first. There's fast, and then there is what Pine-Richland and running back Luke Meckler

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Four teams bounced from Trib HSSN state football rankings
For the second straight week, only four teams lost in the TribHSSN state rankings, and all four were bounced from the top five. Week 5

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TribLIVE HSSN broadcasts scheduled for week of Sept. 30, 2018
A busy month of more treats than tricks begins with plenty of fall high school sports action this week on the TribLive High School Sports

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Fourth-quarter interception helps Mars hold off Shaler
September 29, 2018
In a game dominated by lengthy, time-consuming drives, the key play led to a two-play, 4-yard scoring drive as Mars came back to defeat host

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Shaler hosts Mars in homecoming game part of 3 things to watch Saturday in high school sports
September 28, 2018
On Oct. 8, 2011, Shaler defeated McDowell, 41-28, on a Saturday afternoon homecoming game to improve to 5-1 overall and 3-0 in the Northern Seven

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Don Rebel: Tough to see struggles for tradition-rich City League
September 27, 2018
First it was Allegheny High School, then South High School, then Langley and Oliver, followed by Schenley and Peabody. One by one, the Pittsburgh City

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Connellsville, Penn Hills soccer, volleyball contests rescheduled
Both the Penn Hills and Connellsville athletic departments are moving on after a public dispute over alleged racial remarks made toward several Penn Hills players

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3 things to watch in high school sports: Carrick hosts homecoming
There will be a homecoming game for Carrick high school on Thursday; it just won't be football. It will be during a girls soccer game.

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WPIAL Class 3A boys golf semifinals part of Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 24, 2018
For the second time in three years, the WPIAL Class AAA boys individual golf championships will be held at the prestigious Oakmont Country Club. The

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Shady Side Academy, Derry join Trib 10 football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 23
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 23. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday with weekly broadcasts

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Broadcasts scheduled for this week on TribLive High School Sports Network for September
September 23, 2018
We hit the midway point of the nine-week high school football regular season as we hope for drier autumn football on the final weekend of

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Penn Hills’ Hollis Mathis named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
On a Week 4 Friday night where words like rushing, passing, kicking and touchdown were replaced by downpour, lightning, delays and suspended, Mother Nature was

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TribHSSN PIAA football rankings: Only four ranked teams lose in Week 4
Foul weather in Western Pennsylvania did not affect the elite teams, in fact of the 30 ranked teams, only four lost in Week 4. Penn

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Mohawk rides defense to win over Western Beaver
September 22, 2018
For most of a chilly afternoon that made it truly feel like autumn football, the Mohawk defense bent but did not break. Coming up big

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McKeesport hosting Plum for homecoming game in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 21, 2018
This is the sixth year McKeesport is playing its homecoming game on a Saturday afternoon, and the Tigers have been successful in extending the party

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WPIAL singles tournament part of 3 things to watch Thursday in high school sports
September 19, 2018
The first WPIAL championship of the fall sports season begins Thursday with the start of the 2018 girls singles tennis championships. The first round, quarterfinals

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First place up for grabs in section volleyball matches in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 17, 2018
Away from the elements, Tuesday is another busy day of girls volleyball around the WPIAL, including three matches with first place in their respective sections

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Key matchups ahead in Week 4 for teams in Trib 10 high school football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly power rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. Eight

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Mars’ Will Bednar switches commitment to play baseball at Mississippi State
It is only appropriate that the star pitcher for Mars will be representing the Bulldogs in college because that is what many feel he is

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Shady Side Academy’s Skyy Moore named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
September 16, 2018
It would be easy to make puns like andquot;the Skyy's the limitandquot; or andquot;Skyy is brightandquot; when talking about this week's TribLive High School Sports

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Broadcasts scheduled for this week on TribLive High School Sports Network
The high school football season has reached the one-third point, and there's another busy week of on the TribLive High School Sports Network. Conference play

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TribHSSN PIAA football rankings: Top seeds hold serve
Whether you are a fan of your local district team or you like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 16, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 16. Check out the latest Trib HSSN volleyball rankings every Monday, with weekly broadcasts also

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Union blanks Northgate in Class A Big 7 Conference
September 15, 2018
After winning their season opener in Week Zero, Union had been burned the past two weeks as they were outscored in losses to Cornell and

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3 things to watch: Saturday’s Class A conference matchups in WPIAL football
September 14, 2018
The late David Bowie once sang about Ch-ch-ch-changes. He probably wasn't thinking about these two Greene County schools, but more than just the date for

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City League football takes center stage in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 12, 2018
Another busy weekend of high school football kicks off Thursday with a pair of City League teams still in search of their first victory of

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Central Catholic-NA boys soccer highlights Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 10, 2018
The faucet has been turned off and the rain has finally ceased, just in time for a busy night on the pitch of district boys

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West Allegheny enters Trib 10 power rankings for Week 3
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Broadcasts planned for this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network
September 9, 2018
The rain, rain will go away in time for another busy week of fall high school sports this week on the TribLive High School Sports

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Keystone Oaks’ Michael Daure named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
Through three weeks, Keystone Oaks' offense has truly been golden. While many were talking up sophomore quarterback Logan Shrubb coming into the season, it is

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5 teams drop out of TribLIVE HSSN PIAA football rankings
Whether you're a fan of your local team, or you like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the TribLive High

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Nonconference football game highlights Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 7, 2018
After one of the biggest program wins in decades, Charleroi has to wait a day to produce its encore performance. Led by Trib HSSN player

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Norwin hosting Plum in marquee boys soccer matchup part of 3 things to watch Thursday in high school sports
September 5, 2018
After having very similar 2017 seasons, two boys soccer playoff teams from a year ago prepare to meet for the first time in a couple

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Boys soccer section play kicks off in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 3, 2018
Eight times in 18 years the WPIAL has crowned either Peters Township or Upper St. Clair as boys soccer champs in its highest classification. Tuesday,

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Pine-Richland leads Trib 10 power rankings for Week 2
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release our weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification

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Football player of the week: Charleroi’s Geno Pellegrini
September 2, 2018
The long district win streaks keep on falling. A week after South Fayette saw its 59-game regular season win streak snapped in a loss to

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TribLive HSSN state football rankings for week of Sept. 2, 2018
Whether you are a fan of your local district team or you like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the

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This week’s broadcasts on the TribLive High School Sports Network
The TribLive High School Sports Network will labor this week to bring high school sports fan the best coverage as the new school year kicks

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Pine-Richland football bounces back with shutout against Hempfield
September 1, 2018
On Friday, the legendary band Earth, Wind and Fire put on a concert in Gibsonia to benefit three charities. This annual community event needed most

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Rare meeting on gridiron in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
August 31, 2018
As the calendar changes from August to September, the WPIAL will wrap up Week 1 of the football season with three games on Saturday. The

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Pine-Richland stays atop Trib 10 power rankings after Week Zero loss
August 27, 2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Chartiers-Houston hopes moving down in class moves them up in the standings
August 26, 2018
After three straight years of making the WPIAL football playoffs, the bottom fell out for Chartiers-Houston in 2017. The Bucs not only failed to make

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Imani Christian WR Hart named Trib HSSN Week Zero Player of the Week
Simple math says zero equals nothing. Things weren't so simple on the first Saturday of the new high school football season where zero meant a

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Greensburg Salem runs through the banner before the start of WPIAL football against Hempfield at Greensburg Salem's Offutt Field on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018.
TribLive HSSN broadcasts slated for week of Aug. 26, 2018
Let the games begin ... for everybody. After nearly two dozen district high school football teams stayed away from the Week Zero feast to go

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TribHSSN PIAA football rankings: Shakeup at the top
Whether you are a fan of your local district team or like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the TribLive

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Imani Christian dismantles D.C. team in Week Zero
August 25, 2018
Blink, and you missed it. Late to your seat, and it was over. Nine seconds into the game, it was 8-0 Imani Christian. Three minutes

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With roster numbers up, Avella looks to rise up the Tri-County South standings
August 23, 2018
This decade started in typical fashion for the Avella football program. They struggled with roster size and failed to compete, going 1-17 in 2010 and

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Pine-Richland atop Week Zero Trib 10 football power rankings
August 20, 2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly power rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Trib HSSN releases statewide football rankings for Week Zero
August 19, 2018
Whether you are a fan of a local district team or like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the TribLive

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TribLive HSSN broadcasts for week of Aug. 20, 2018
Let the games begin! The 2018 high school football season kicks off for many teams this weekend with Week Zero. This is the third year

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WPIAL Class 2A breakdown: More teams could mean more competition, parity
August 18, 2018
Class 2A has been nothing if not predictable in the two years since expansion to six classifications. In 2016, Steel Valley rolled to a perfect

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With Bradley, skill players returning, OLSH aims to win 1st outright conference title
August 17, 2018
Since taking over the Our Lady of the Sacred Heart football program in 2016, former Sto-Rox football coach and current Avonworth boys basketball coach Dan

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Now in Class 2A, McGuffey looks to contend for Century Conference title
August 16, 2018
McGuffey hopes a return to Class 2A equates into a return to the postseason in 2018. The Highlanders spent the last two years competing in

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Defending WPIAL champion Washington ready to air it out
Mike Bosnic was hired at Washington High School a decade earlier to help bring a winning swagger back to the football program and hopefully become

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Sophomore quarterback Shrubb holds keys for Keystone Oaks
August 15, 2018
Keystone Oaks is coming off a winning season, but for the first time in three years, more wins than losses did not lead to a

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With coach settled in, Woodland Hills ready to compete
August 14, 2018
When following in the footsteps of a legend, the old saying is it's better to follow the guy that followed the guy. That was the

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Plenty of new faces to be featured as Bethel Park moves to Class 5A
It is the silver anniversary for Jeff Metheny as head coach of the black and orange. So what keeps him going now in his 25th

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Armstrong looks for success by spreading things around
The winds of change are blowing at Armstrong High School. A change of philosophy is coming as Frank Fabian begins his seventh year at a

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Peters Township looks to continue moving forward in quest for playoff victory
In the two years before T.J. Plack took over as head football coach at Peters Township, the Indians combined for four wins. They matched that

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Despite roster turnover, winning expected to continue at McKeesport
In Matt Miller's first year as head football coach at McKeesport, he helped guide the Tigers to the first WPIAL Class 5A championship game at

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Mars set to give Class 5A opponents a taste of Wing-T offense
Ten years ago, Mars made the move up from Class AA to AAA in WPIAL football. The Fightin' Planets continue to rise up the classification

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Pine-Richland's Andrew Kristofic celebrates after the Rams recovered a fumble by St. Joseph's James Cherry during the third quarter of the PIAA Class 6A state championship game Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Hersheypark Stadium.
Pine-Richland’s Kristofic has unfinished business before heading to Notre Dame
July 13, 2018
One of the top football players in the WPIAL and the state in 2017 is making his way to South Bend to begin his college

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Pine-Richland's Tyler King
Pine-Richland’s King aims to keep winning tradition going in Class 6A
July 12, 2018
A four-year run that included a pair of WPIAL football championships, two trips to the PIAA finals and a state title sparked by a pair

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Pine-Richland's Michael Katic celebrates with Kenny White after White's touchdown agianst North Allegheny in the first quarter Friday, Oct. 27, 2017 at Wright Field at Newman Stadium.
Pine-Richland’s Katic credits family, coaches for success on football field
July 11, 2018
In the eyes of Mike Katic, it's always family first. Both of them. The 6-foot-4, 270-pound offensive and defensive lineman holds both his household mates

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Pine-Richland head coach Eric Kasperowicz hugs quarterback Phil Jurkovec after the Rams defeated St. Joseph's Prep, 41-21, in the PIAA Class 6A state championship game Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Hersheypark Stadium.
Pine-Richland’s Phil Jurkovec named Trib HSSN Boys Athlete of the Year
July 7, 2018
Pine-Richland basketball coach Jeff Ackermann said this about Phil Jurkovec: andquot;He gave us everything he had and his goal was to always win championships.andquot; Mission

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East Allegheny's Amani Johnson competes against Bishop Canevin's during a PIAA Class 3A semifinal playoff game Monday, March 19, 2018, at Gateway.
East Allegheny’s Amani Johnson named Trib HSSN Girls Athlete of the Year
What can she not do That's a good question to ask when looking back at Amani Johnson's career at East Allegheny and, specifically, her standout

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Sewickley Academy's David Groetsch (from left), Nate Ridgeway, Jared Washington and Isaiah Smith hold the trophy after beating Our Lady of the Sacred Heart in the WPIAL Class 2A boys basketball final March 2, 2018, at Petersen Events Center.
Sewickley Academy captures Trib HSSN Cup for Class A
July 1, 2018
A historic double gold on the links got the ball rolling in the fall toward another sports cup for Sewickley Academy, while the capper in

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OLSH's Daren DiMichele, Donovan Joshnson and Ricco tate hold the PIAA runner-up trophy after the Class 2A boys state championship game against Constitution Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at Giant Center in Hershey.
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart claims Trib HSSN Cup for Class 2A
June 30, 2018
On Nov. 4, Bishop Canevin beat Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, 3-0, in the 2017 WPIAL girls volleyball championship match. It took nearly eight

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Belle Vernon Area starting pitcher Bailey Parshall throws against Mt. Pleasant during quarterfinal PIAA 4-A softball action at Greater Latrobe High School.
Belle Vernon’s Parshall named Trib HSSN Softball Player of the Year
Bailey Parshall had an outstanding softball season to cap off an outstanding scholastic career. Parshall was a standout for Belle Vernon both in the pitching

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Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic celebrates after beating Serra Catholic in the WPIAL 2-A Baseball championship Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Wild Things Field.
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic wins Trib HSSN Cup for Class 3A
June 29, 2018
Don't ask for whom the bell tolls. The old bell once located on Troy Hill and now residing in Cranberry tolls for Cardinal Wuerl North

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Teammates lift Quaker Valley senior Isaiah McNair into the air, as he hoists the PIAA Class 3A championship trophy after defeating Middletown, 41-24, in the state final Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Hersheypark Stadium.
Quaker Valley awarded Trib HSSN Cup for Class 4A
June 28, 2018
Winning the Class 4A Trib HSSN Sports Cup is the icing on the cake for Quaker Valley after a delicious school year that began on

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Mars captures Trib HSSN Cup for Class 5A
June 27, 2018
The winner of the Trib HSSN Sports Cup in Class 5A was really out-of-this-world good during the 2017-18 school year. Mars' steady effort across the

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North Allegheny's boys volleyball team celebrates after defeating Bethel Park in the WPIAL Class AAA championship game Thursday, May 24, 2018, at Baldwin.
North Allegheny claims Trib HSSN Cup for Class 6A
June 26, 2018
There are three things that are constants in life — death, taxes and North Allegheny winning a sports cup in the district's highest classification. No

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Mohawk's Trinity Voss
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Canon-McMillan’s Zach Rohaley, Mohawk’s Trinity Voss
June 20, 2018
ZACH ROHALEY School: Canon-McMillan Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to Fame: What a career, what a season and what a week for Zach Rohaley. With

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
PIAA baseball, softball finals on tap Thursday in 3 things to watch in high school sports
June 14, 2018
From 2006 through 2016, Ringgold did not win a baseball playoff game. That is because the Rams didn't even qualify for the district postseason in

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Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic's Ryan Feczko
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: CW North Catholic’s Ryan Feczko, TJ’s Bella Bucy
June 13, 2018
Ryan Feczko School: Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic Sport: Baseball Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: He is only a sophomore, but Ryan Feczko pitched and hit

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West Allegheny players celebrate with pitcher Ashley Seamon after defeating Thomas Jefferson in the PIAA Class 5A semifinals June 12, 2018, at Peterswood Park.
West Allegheny softball rallies past Thomas Jefferson in PIAA semifinals
June 12, 2018
Trailing by a run in the top of the sixth inning, Thomas Jefferson hit what felt like a lethal three-run home run that left two-time

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
PIAA baseball, softball semifinals continue in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
June 11, 2018
Two weeks ago they met for district gold; Tuesday they meet for happiness. Well, a trip to Happy Valley to be specific, although some sort

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Volleyball, lacrosse championships part of Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
June 8, 2018
WPIAL champion North Allegheny has hit the floor 22 times for boys' volleyball matches this spring and has come away with 22 victories. No. 23

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West Allegheny's Ashley Seamon pitches to Albert Gallatin's Annalia Paoli during a PIAA Class 5A quarterfinal game June 7, 2018, at Peterswood Park.
West Allegheny earns Taylor-made victory over Albert Gallatin
June 7, 2018
Two-time WPIAL Class 5A champion West Allegheny was dressed to the nines in a 10-3 victory over Albert Gallatin on Thursday. Now they are Taylor-made

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South Fayette's Richie Dell
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: South Fayette’s Richie Dell, Laurel’s Mackenzie Latess
June 6, 2018
Richie Dell School: South Fayette Sport: Baseball Class: Junior Claim to fame: Dell and his teammates partied like it was 1999 (yes, a Prince reference)

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The daily 3: Your guide to the WPIAL
PIAA baseball, softball quarterfinals on tap in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
What was and what might have been. That could be the theme for a handful of PIAA quarterfinal baseball and softball games involving WPIAL teams

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The West Allegheny bench clears for Mackenzie Partyka after her second home run against Donegal during first round PIAA 5-A softball playoffs Monday June 4, 2018 at Greater Latrobe High School.
Canon-McMillan baseball, West Allegheny softball lead Trib 10 power rankings
June 5, 2018
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NA volleyball, Mars boys lacrosse in PIAA semifinal action Tuesday
June 4, 2018
One is a boys volleyball power in District 7, having won 19 WPIAL championships, including 13 titles in the last 16 years. The other has

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West Greene's Jade Renner pitches to Glendale's Madison Lukehart during their PIAA Class A first-round game Monday, June 5, 2018, at Peterswood Park.
West Greene rolls past Glendale in PIAA Class A 1st round
After a sloppy start, three-time reigning WPIAL softball champion and defending PIAA champ West Greene righted the ship and cruised to a 12-2 victory over

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All-Star football part of 3 things to watch Saturday and Sunday in high school sports
June 1, 2018
The first two meetings were for Section 2-AAA supremacy, the third was for a berth in the WPIAL title match, now the fourth meeting between

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More WPIAL softball championships on tap in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
May 30, 2018
The final day of May features three more district softball championships up for grabs. It's appropriate that another Monessen vs. West Greene softball title game

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Peters Township's Colton Abate
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Peters Township’s Colton Abate, West Greene’s Madison Renner
Colton Abate School: Peters Township Sport: Lacrosse Class: Senior Claim to fame: Abate has been one of the keys to another golden season for Peters

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WPIAL baseball championships get underway in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
May 29, 2018
Let the diamond gold rush begin. The first three of 12 WPIAL baseball and softball championship games over the next three days begins Tuesday at

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North Hills' Conner Warner (1) slides safely into second in front Mars second baseman Tyler Kowalkowski (10) Monday, April 30, 2018, at North Hills.
North Hills baseball, West Allegheny softball stand atop Trib 10 power rankings
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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: West Allegheny beats Blackhawk in 8 innings
May 28, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: South Park tops Hopewell in 9 innings
May 27, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: McKay, Blackhawk edge Belle Vernon in 2012
May 26, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Riverside shuts out Neshannock in 2016
May 25, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
Day 2 of PIAA track and field meet part of Saturday’s things to watch in high school sports
A sunny Friday at Shippensburg University gives way to clouds and possible precipitation for Day 2 of the 2018 PIAA track and field championships Saturday.

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Pine-Richland tops Hampton in 2006
May 24, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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North Allegheny's Ayden Owens
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: North Allegheny’s Ayden Owens, South Park’s Maura Huwalt
May 23, 2018
Ayden Owens School: North Allegheny Sport: Track and field Class: Senior Claim to fame: Ayden Owens is finishing off one of the best track careers

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Class 5A baseball semifinals set in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
All six of the WPIAL softball championship games are set for next week at Seton Hill University while five of the six baseball title contests

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Steel Valley edges Seton LaSalle in 2014
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Central Catholic's Marshall McGraw threw a no-hitter in a WPIAL Class 6A quarterfinal win over Butler on May 22, 2018, at Boyce-Mayview Park in Upper St. Clair.
McGraw’s no-hitter guides Central Catholic past Butler, into WPIAL semifinals
May 22, 2018
Martial law is the imposition of direct military control of normal civilian functions of government, especially in response to a temporary emergency such as invasion

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North Hills right fielder Conner Warner (1) competes against Mars Monday, April 30, 2018, at North Hills.
Central Catholic baseball, West Allegheny softball top Trib 10 power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Jeannette beats GCC in 12 innings in 2017
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Class 6A, 5A baseball teams set for quarterfinals in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
May 21, 2018
While the WPIAL Final Four takes place Tuesday in the four lowest baseball classifications, Class 6A and 5A teams hit the diamond for quarterfinal games.

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Parshall tosses no-hitter, strikes out 16 as Belle Vernon softball blanks Ambridge
Excuse one of the top pitchers in the district if she had no idea of how good she was doing Monday afternoon at Baldwin. andquot;I

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Serra Catholic takes down Neshannock in 2010
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Diamond Drills: Blackhawk coach James Riggio urges ‘concentration’ during end-of-practice workout
May 20, 2018
With the WPIAL championships only a week away in baseball and softball, we wind down our weekly helpful tips by asking you to concentrate on

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: California beats Freedom in 10 innings
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: North Catholic rallies past Seton LaSalle
May 19, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Hopewell edges Moon in 2010
May 18, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Shady Side Academy tops North Catholic in 2009
May 17, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Fort Cherry's Cameron Schaub
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Fort Cherry’s Cameron Schaub, Indiana’s Lauren Bertig
May 16, 2018
Cameron Schaub School: Fort Cherry Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Fort Cherry had not qualified for the WPIAL baseball playoffs since 2012. However,

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WPIAL track championships take center stage in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The sea of purple that is Baldwin High School is about to be invaded by plenty of bronze, silver and gold as the 2018 WPIAL

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The Seton LaSalle softball team congratulates Lexi Wagner after her grand slam against Beth-Center in the WPIAL Class 2A first round May 16, 2018, at Baldwin.
No. 3 Seton LaSalle softball captures first-round win over Beth-Center
Early on, Beth-Center was playing like a perennial playoff team and Seton LaSalle like a team that was playing a WPIAL softball playoff game for

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Chartiers Valley edges Blackhawk in 2016
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Mars' Matthew Fuller slides safely into second base under Blackhawk's Zach Zuchelli during their game Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at Chippewa Park.
Blackhawk baseball, West Allegheny softball remain atop Trib 10 power rankings – 05/16/2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Central Catholic shuts out Norwin in 2015
May 15, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Past baseball champions to square off in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
May 14, 2018
Tuesday is a busy day of postseason diamond action in the WPIAL with 22 first-round baseball and 15 opening-round softball playoff games. One anticipated matchup

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Seneca Valley upsets Baldwin in 2014
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Diamond Drills: Chartiers-Houston’s Alderson puts Bucs through ‘pressure cookers’
It seems appropriate coming off of Mother's Day that we turn the spotlight to a longtime, championship-winning coach on the field and mom away from

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Hempfield's Maddie Uschock delivers during the fifth inning against Latrobe Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Hempfield High School.
5 pitchers to watch in the WPIAL softball playoffs
May 12, 2018
As the WPIAL playoffs begin with first-round action on Monday and Tuesday and continues Wednesday and Thursday with the district quarterfinals, the spotlight always shines

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5 position players to watch in the WPIAL softball playoffs
The game of softball at the high school level has become very offensive in recent years. It wasn't that long ago the WPIAL softball playoff

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North Allegheny's Josh Bachinsky (22) celebrates during their tournament Saturday, March 24, 2018, at North Allegheny.
Final WPIAL boys volleyball standings, playoff clinchings
May 11, 2018
Twenty-five boys volleyball teams have clinched berths to the WPIAL playoffs. Here are the final WPIAL boys volleyball standings. The top four teams in each

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Final WPIAL girls lacrosse standings, playoff clinchings through May 10
May 10, 2018
Here are the final WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through the end of section play. The top four teams in each section qualified for the 2018

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Sewickley Academy's Arjan Bedi
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Sewickley Academy’s Arjan Bedi, Oakland Catholic’s Jayla Ellis
May 9, 2018
Arjan Bedi School: Sewickley Academy Sport: Tennis Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: The tradition of boys tennis greatness at Sewickley Academy appears to be in

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Final WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 9
The final field is set as 79 teams have clinched a spot in the 2018 WPIAL softball postseason. Check out TribHSSN.TribLive.com for exclusive broadcast coverage

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Mars' Matthew Fuller slides safely into second base under Blackhawk's Zach Zuchelli during their game Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at Chippewa Park.
Final WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 9
There will be 74 district teams participating in the 2018 WPIAL baseball playoffs as section play has come to a close. Check out TribHSSN.TribLive.com for

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WPIAL to reveal softball, boys lacrosse playoff brackets in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
These are busy days at 615 Iron City Drive in Pittsburgh, the home of the WPIAL as the spring postseason is about to kick into

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WPIAL boys volleyball standings, playoff clinchings through May 9
Twenty-four teams have clinched playoff berths with one Class AA team still in limbo waiting to see if it will qualify. Here are the latest

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Shaler's Zachary Ferianc (6) looks to stop Sewickley Academy's Peter Curran (7) Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Shaler.
WPIAL boys lacrosse standings, playoff clinchings through May 9
Here are the final WPIAL boys lacrosse standings for the 2018 season, plus the 16 Class AAA and 12 Class AA teams that will be

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WPIAL baseball clinchings through May 8
May 8, 2018
There are 74 district teams that have clinched a berth in the 2018 baseball playoffs as the regular season winds to a close. One more

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WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 8
The field is nearly set as 79 teams have clinched a spot in the 2018 WPIAL softball postseason. There is only one class to be

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Latrobe's Kiley Myers delivers during the fifth inning against Hempfield Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Hempfield High School.
Blackhawk baseball, West Allegheny softball remain atop Trib 10 power rankings – 05/08/2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero

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South Fayette's Ryan Kokoski gets into third base ahead of a tag by Quaker Valley's Michael Tanabe during their game Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at South Fayette High School.
WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 7
With only a few days left in the 2018 baseball regular season, the WPIAL playoff picture is all set with the exception of two possible

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Jeannette-GCC rematch on tap in Tuesday’s 3 games to watch in high school sports
May 7, 2018
Add another log to the rivalry fire that is Jeannette vs Greensburg Central Catholic. These two schools have had many a fierce competition on the

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WPIAL boys volleyball standings through May 6
Here are the latest WPIAL boys volleyball standings through Sunday, May 6. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 district boys

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WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 6
With only a few days left in the 2018 WPIAL baseball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district

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WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 6
With just a couple of days left in the 2018 WPIAL softball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the

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Pine-Richland's Dawson Goltz (15) competes against Seneca Valley Monday, May, 1, 2018, at Seneca Valley.
WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through May 6
Here are the latest WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through Sunday, May 6, with only three section matches remaining. The top four teams in each section

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Shaler's Ava Kozej (3) and North Hills' Gianna Dipaolo (19) compete Tuesday, May, 2, 2018, at Shaler.
WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through May 6
Here are the latest WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through Sunday, May 6. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL girls

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Diamond Drills: South Allegheny’s Minford runs through indoor infield drill
This has been a rougher than usual spring for the diamond sports. While most district baseball and softball teams have been able to keep up

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North Hills' Conner Warner (1) slides safely into second in front Mars second baseman Tyler Kowalkowski (10) Monday, April 30, 2018, at North Hills.
WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 4
May 4, 2018
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Baseball playoff implications abound in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
One team still has hope for a share of the section title while the other is fighting for a playoff spot. There are plenty of

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Mt. Lebanon CF Matt Dalesandro makes the final out as the Blue Devils defeated Upper St. Clair, 4-0, on May 4, 2018, at Mt. Lebanon.
Mt. Lebanon baseball clinches playoff berth after topping Upper St. Clair
The third time was indeed a charm for the Mt. Lebanon baseball team. After failing to clinch a postseason berth with one-run losses Monday and

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WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 3
May 3, 2018
With just over a week left in the 2018 WPIAL softball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district

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Baseball teams fighting for playoff berths in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
At one point last month, Seneca Valley baseball won five straight games and was near the top of Section 1-6A. Four straight section losses though

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WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 2
With less than a week left in the 2018 WPIAL baseball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district

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Bethel Park's Brandon Cole steps to the plate against Canon-McMillan's Cam Weston in a Section 3-6A baseball game May 2, 2018, at Bethel Park.
Bethel Park defeats Canon-McMillan to claim Section 3-6A title
May 2, 2018
When Bethel Park brought reliever Corey Fischer in to start the seventh inning, the public address announcer blasted the 1966 hit song by The Troggs,

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Riverside's Danny Fox
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Hampton pitcher Bella Nordik competes against Fox Chapel Monday, March 26, 2018, at Fox Chapel.
WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 1
May 1, 2018
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Blackhawk baseball, West Allegheny softball stand atop Trib 10 power rankings
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Pine-Richland's Bryce Grenet throws to North Allegheny's Cam Medic during their baseball game April 30, 2018, at Pine-Richland.
Pine-Richland baseball secures key Section 1-6A win over North Allegheny
Last week while sitting in last place in Section 1-6A, Pine-Richland baseball coach Kurt Wolfe challenged his players. He told them the playoffs started for

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WPIAL track postseason gets underway in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 30, 2018
May Day! May Day! The fifth month of the year and the final month of spring sports district play is here with some wonderful weather

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Chartiers Valley's Jason Orzechowski takes a swing during a game against Moon on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at Moon.
WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through April 30
With a week left in the 2018 WPIAL baseball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district postseason. Check

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Pine-Richland's David Pohlod (left) and Ryan Bauer go for a block against Deer Lakes Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Pine-Richland.
WPIAL boys volleyball standings through April 30
Here are the latest WPIAL boys volleyball standings through Monday, April 30. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL playoffs,

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Diamond Drill: Beth-Center’s Frank Pryor explains situational practice
They say baseball is a thinking man's game. But the irony of that is you can't be caught thinking while the ball is in play.

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North Allegheny's Kristen Kinzler (35) and Franklin Regional's Hannah Turacy (4) compete Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at North Allegheny.
WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through April 29
April 29, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through Sunday. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL girls lacrosse playoffs,

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North Hills' Tom Brown (28) and Seneca Valley's Zach Galovich (26) Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at Seneca Valley.
WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through April 29
Here are the latest WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through Sunday. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL boys lacrosse playoffs,

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Hempfield third baseman Jake Anderson gloves a line drive during a game against Norwin Thurday, April 12, 2018, at Norwin High School.
WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through April 29
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Section 1-6A baseball showdowns part of 3 things to watch Monday in high school sports
The final day of April allows high school sports fans to focus on one of the tightest sections in WPIAL baseball. From first, to middle,

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Franklin Regional's Mallory Halleck hits the ball toward left field while batting against Gateway during WPIAL softball Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Franklin Regional School District in Murrysville.
WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through April 29
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WPIAL athletes to wrap up Penn Relays competition in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 27, 2018
The oldest and largest track and field competition in the U.S. concludes Saturday at Franklin Field in Philadelphia. Some of the top track and field

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Canon-McMillan's Erica Haught went 2 for 4 with two home runs as the Big Macs won a Section 1-6A softball game over Mt. Lebanon April 27, 2018, at Mt. Lebanon.
Canon-McMillan softball powers past rival Mt. Lebanon
It was scheduled to be a softball game between two of the top three teams in Section 1-6A between Canon-McMillan and Mt. Lebanon. But the

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Canon-McMillan pitcher Lauren Duke gets set to deliver against Upper St. Clair on April 26, 2018, at Upper St. Clair.
Canon-McMillan softball outlasts Upper St. Clair in 10 innings
April 26, 2018
One team has been a traditional power in the WPIAL's highest classification and is trying to win a seventh straight section crown. The other is

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Boys tennis titles to be decided in Friday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The first WPIAL championships of the spring sports season will be distributed Friday at the finals of the 2018 boys team tennis tournament. The big

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Belle Vernon, Mt. Pleasant softball teams face tests in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 25, 2018
A couple of 2017 Class 4A softball champions are set for big challenges in their respective sections Thursday afternoon. Defending WPIAL champion Belle Vernon is

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Steel Valley pitcher Nick Harhai gets set to deliver to Valley's Dan Antonacci on April 25, 2018, at West Field.
Steel Valley baseball uses small ball to defeat Section 1 rival Valley
It seemed appropriate that Valley and Steel Valley, tied for first place with Burrell in Section 1-3A, would be tied midway through their showdown Wednesday

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Bethel Park's Justin Meis
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Bethel Park’s Justin Meis, Avonworth’s Hunter Robinson
Justin Meis School: Bethel Park Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Justin Meis has developed into the ace of the Bethel Park pitching staff

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Baseball battles heat up in Section 1-3A in Wednesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 24, 2018
Three could become two atop Section 1-3A after a andquot;Battle in the Valleyandquot; Wednesday evening. Three teams, Burrell, Steel Valley and Valley are tied with

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Freeport pitcher Brodey Cowan (11) delivers a pitch during their game against Highlands on Friday, April 6, 2018 at Freeport Community Park.
Blackhawk baseball, West Allegheny softball atop this week’s Trib 10 power rankings
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Central Catholic pitcher Marshall McGraw throws against Seneca Valley on April 23, 2018, at La Roche College.
Central Catholic baseball sweeps season series over Seneca Valley
April 23, 2018
The line between top and bottom in Section 1-6A baseball is so thin, NFL referee Gene Steratore could use the standings to see if the

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Monessen softball takes another shot at West Greene in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Seven years ago, Monessen finished a winless softball campaign at 0-13. But the program turned things around and has become a Class A power the

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Deer Lakes' Devin Demase (17) and Scott Rothrauff (33) go for a block against Pine-Richland Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Pine-Richland.
WPIAL boys volleyball standings through April 23
Here are the latest WPIAL boys volleyball standings through April 23. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL boys volleyball

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Diamond Drills: Upper St. Clair’s Jerry Malarkey on rundown drills
April 22, 2018
Remember playing rundown as a kid when you didn't have enough for a pickup game Two bases, two fielders and as many runners as you

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WPIAL team tennis in Monday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The weather will cooperate not only for baseball and softball action Monday, but also for the quarterfinals of the 2018 WPIAL boys team tennis championships.

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Hempfield's Maria Deonch (39) and Penn-Trafford's Jessica Orloski (19) compete Monday, April 9, 2018, at Penn-Trafford.
WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through April 22
Here are the latest WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through April 22. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL girls lacrosse

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North Allegheny's Ben Maenza (2) and Plum's John Kadlecik (96) compete Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at North Allegheny.
WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through April 22
Here are the latest WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through April 22. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL boys lacrosse

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Baldwin's Taylor Dadig delivers an RBI single in the fifth inning against Canon-McMillan April 21, 2018, at Baldwin.
Baldwin softball rallies past Canon-McMillan in Section 1-6A
April 21, 2018
By all accounts, the Baldwin junior prom went without a hitch Friday night. But for members of the Highlanders softball team, the after prom on

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Ringgold players prepare to take the field before a game against West Mifflin on April 20, 2018, at West Mifflin.
Ringgold baseball wins another ‘home’ game at West Mifflin
April 20, 2018
Ringgold felt right at home at West Mifflin High School Friday afternoon. With their own field in no condition for baseball because of recent rain,

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Baldwin, Canon-McMillan softball to square off for 1st place in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The last three years, Baldwin and Canon-McMillan have shared a section championship in softball. The two programs finished in a three-way tie for the section

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WPIAL lacrosse champions to face off in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 18, 2018
It's not often when you get a WPIAL champion vs. champion matchup in any sport during the regular season. Sure, it has no bearing on

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Blackhawk's Michael Turconi
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Blackhawk’s Michael Turconi, Seton LaSalle’s Lexi Wagner
Michael Turconi School: Blackhawk Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Blackhawk has been one of the top WPIAL baseball programs this century with eight

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North Hills' Joey Pusateri delivers a pitch against Fox Chapel on April 18, 2018, at Fox Chapel.
Pusateri tosses complete game as North Hills baseball tops Fox Chapel
Joey Pusateri did it with his bat and his arm Wednesday afternoon as North Hills defeated Fox Chapel, 8-3. The senior was 2 for 3

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Hempfield's Kelsey Tobin dives into third base under a tag by Norwin's Carly Cook during their game Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at Hempfield High School.
Blackhawk baseball, Hempfield softball stay atop Trib 10 power rankings
April 17, 2018
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Boys tennis brackets to be released in 3 things to watch Tuesday in high school sports
April 16, 2018
While most WPIAL sports are coming up on the halfway point of section play sometime this week, the first postseason of the 2018 spring season

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Bethel Park's Corey Fischer delivers a pitch against Canon-McMillan on April 16, 2018, at Wild Things Park in Washington.
Strong defensive effort guides Bethel Park baseball past Canon-McMillan
Three batters into their baseball game for the top spot in Section 3-6A, Bethel Park trailed Canon-McMillan, 2-0. Then, the Black Hawks got defensive and

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Diamond Drills: Serra Catholic’s Brian Dzurenda on the lost art of bunting
April 15, 2018
Baseball and softball find their charm in that both can be very simple in nature — pitch the ball, hit the ball, catch the ball.

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Ellwood City, Riverside softball to battle in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 13, 2018
In the last 10 years, two neighbors near the border of Beaver and Lawrence counties have become golden softball rivals. Ellwood City has captured two

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Yough's Kierra Waywood prepares to pitch against Belle Vernon on April 13, 2018, at Belle Vernon. Waywood tossed a no-hitter in a 4-0 win.
Waywood tosses no-hitter as Yough softball blanks Belle Vernon in Section 2-4A
There were no black cats crossing the infield at Tom Rodriguez field at the Washington Township Complex in Belle Vernon. There were no shattered mirrors

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Ringgold's Ryan Varley
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Ringgold’s Ryan Varley, South Park’s Kaitlyn Morrison
April 11, 2018
Ryan Varley School: Ringgold Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to fame: It had been nine years since Ringgold qualified for the WPIAL baseball playoffs, until

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Hempfield hosting softball doubleheader in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Thursday is expected to be such a perfect day weather-wise with partly sunny skies and temps rising to the 70's, so let's play two. That

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Seneca Valley's Cory Greiner delivers to North Allegheny's Ben Surman, who later had the game's lone RBI in a Section 1-6A baseball game April 11, 2018, at Seneca Valley.
North Allegheny baseball edges Seneca Valley in Section 1 showdown
Over the last 15 years, North Allegheny and Seneca Valley have combined for seven WPIAL baseball crowns. On Thursday, less than 24 hours after both

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Hempfield softball coach Bob Kalp addresses his team before practice Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at Hempfield.
Blackhawk baseball, Hempfield softball atop Trib 10 power rankings
April 10, 2018
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Shaler-NA baseball, softball teams to square off in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 9, 2018
It's a diamond doubleheader Tuesday afternoon as Shaler visits North Allegheny on neighboring fields in both baseball and softball. All four programs are perennial powers

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Diamond Drills: Peters Township’s Joe Maize offers ways to increase hustle
Baseball and softball find their charm in that both can be very simple in nature — pitch the ball, hit the ball, catch the ball.

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Serra Catholic’s Brian Dzurenda surpasses 300 career wins
April 7, 2018
Two weeks ago, longtime friends and rivals Jerry Malarkey of Upper St. Clair and Joe Maize of Peters Township reached a milestone of 400 career

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Peters Township set to host Allderdice baseball in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 6, 2018
Most high school baseball teams that have played south this spring probably wished they could have stayed there in warmer, drier conditions. That is probably

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Mt. Lebanon baseball ends Canon-McMillan’s long section winning streak after wild 7th inning
April 5, 2018
One minute Canon-McMillan baseball players were celebrating what they thought was a successful hidden-ball trick that would have got them out of a seventh-inning jam.

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Pine-Richland's Dane Dowiak
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Pine-Richland’s Dane Dowiak, West Allegheny’s Britney Wilson
Dane Dowiak School: Pine-Richland Sport: Lacrosse Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: While WPIAL baseball and softball is off to a sluggish start because of the

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Games on turf fields on tap in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
There was some sun on Wednesday and plenty of high winds. Is that enough to dry a lot of the natural surfaces to salvage what

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Canon-McMillan designated hitter Cam Watson steps to the plate with snow flurries falling during a baseball game against Upper St. Clair on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at Wild Things Park in Washington.
No. 2-ranked Canon-McMillan takes down Upper St. Clair in Section 3 baseball opener
April 4, 2018
With winds gusts around 25-30 mph sending ball caps flying off players heads all over the field from start to finish, Canon-McMillan ace pitcher Zach

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Members of the PIne-Richland baseball team celebrate winning the WPIAL Class 6A championship Thursday, June 1, 2017, at Wild Things Park in Washington.
Pine-Richland baseball, Hempfield softball debut atop Trib 10 power rankings
April 3, 2018
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District baseball champions hope to begin section play in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 2, 2018
While the Monday snow has all but melted away, rain is on the forecast for Tuesday, jeopardizing a good chunk of section openers in WPIAL

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Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic head coach Dave Long looks on as his team is losing in the fourth quarter during 3-A boys WPIAL semifinal Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 at Moon High School.
Longtime Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic boys basketball coach Dave Long fired
March 28, 2018
Another legendary WPIAL coach has been forced to leave his position before he was ready to go on his terms. On Tuesday, Dave Long was

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Class AA boys volleyball teams set to tip off in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Beaver County Christian School is one of the smallest schools in the WPIAL, but when it comes to the sport of boys volleyball, they are

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Armstrong goalie Ryan Bowser makes a save against Quaker Valley in the PIHL class AA Penguins Cup championship Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex.
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Armstrong’s Ryan Bowser, Bishop Canevin’s Bri Allen
Ryan Bowser School: Armstrong Sport: Hockey Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Ryan Bowser was a backup goaltender as a freshman at Armstrong last year. Little

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Spring sports heading south in Wednesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
March 27, 2018
While the mercury continues to rise as we wind down March, unfortunately the rain continues to fall. Thus, all of the local baseball and softball

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Boys lacrosse finalists to meet again in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
March 26, 2018
Last year, Peters Township edged Mt. Lebanon, 12-11, in an overtime thriller to win the WPIAL Class AAA boys lacrosse championship. Now the two teams

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Baseball, softball teams hope to hit the field in Monday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
March 25, 2018
Sunny and 50 degrees is the forecast for Western Pennsylvania on Monday, allowing for district baseball and softball teams to hit the field…unless said fields

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Top senior wrestlers from WPIAL to cap high school careers in Sunday’s 3 things to watch
March 24, 2018
One of the great scholastic wrestling events will conclude the 2017-18 season Sunday as the top area wrestlers and the best mat workers in the

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PIAA semifinals set to resume in Saturday’s 3 things watch in high school sports
March 23, 2018
Pine-Richland hopes to finalize a return trip to the PIAA boys basketball finals in Hershey when the Rams face District 12 power Roman Catholic at

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Pine-Richland's Dan Petcash
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Pine-Richland’s Dan Petcash, Mars’ Tai Johnson
March 21, 2018
Dan Petcash School: Pine-Richland Sport: Basketball Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Andrew Petcash helped lead Pine-Richland to back-to-back WPIAL titles and a PIAA runner-up finish

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Sewickley-OLSH Round 4 part of Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
March 19, 2018
These two teams took turns being No. 1 in the WPIAL Class 2A boys basketball rankings all season. They were the top two seeds in

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PIAA swim championships to wrap up in Saturday’s 3 things to watch
March 16, 2018
The 2017-18 high school swimming season comes to an end in Pennsylvania with the fourth and final day of the PIAA championships Saturday at Bucknell.

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PIAA basketball quarterfinals on tab in Friday’s 3 things to watch
March 15, 2018
The two teams that played for the first WPIAL Class 6A girls basketball championship a year ago will battle Friday night for a spot in

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Trib HSSN athletes of the week: North Hills’ Sam Hillegas, CWNC’s Tess Myers
March 14, 2018
Sam Hillegas School: North Hills Sport: Wrestling Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Sam Hillegas is off to a golden start halfway through his scholastic career.

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Class 3A powers to face off in Penguins Cup semifinals in Thursday’s 3 things to watch
It has become like the PIHL Civil War. One of the top programs in the north against one of the elite teams in the south

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PIAA basketball second-round games continue in Wednesday’s 3 things to watch
It's champion vs. champion from area districts on the hardwood as the second round of the PIAA boys basketball playoffs continues Wednesday. WPIAL Class 6A

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PIAA basketball second round to kick off in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school athletics
March 12, 2018
On opening night of the PIAA basketball playoffs last Friday, Class 3A girls teams from the WPIAL enjoyed the most successful debut as a group

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Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Sewickley Academy’s Isaiah Smith, Winchester Thurston’s Gia Thorpe
March 7, 2018
Isaiah Smith School: Sewickley Academy Sport: Basketball Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Isaiah Smith is only a sophomore, but has become a well-rounded starter and

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PIAA wrestling kicks off as part of Thursday’s 3 things to watch
The top scholastic wrestlers in Pennsylvania have made their way to Hershey for the three-day PIAA wrestling championships at the Giant Center. Action begins on

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Mars boys, North Allegheny girls stand atop Trib 10 power rankings
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PIHL quarterfinals continue in Wednesday’s 3 games to watch
March 6, 2018
Wednesday is a quiet day in Western Pennsylvania high school sports, one day before the PIAA individual wrestling championships begin in Hershey and two days

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PIAA basketball subregional on tap in Tuesday’s 3 games to watch
March 5, 2018
The PIAA basketball playoffs tip off with first round play on Friday and Saturday as the field for the Road to Hershey has been set

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PIHL Penguins Cup playoffs begin in Monday’s 3 things to watch
The puck drops Monday evening on the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League Penguins Cup playoffs. There are nine games on opening night with five first round

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71 WPIAL basketball teams earn spot in PIAA playoffs
March 4, 2018
The WPIAL basketball playoffs have come to an end with 12 champions crowned. They and several other district teams now set their sights on the

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Pine-Richland's Dan Petcash scores over Woodland Hills' Khalil Wilson during 6-A boys semifinal at North Hills Middle School
PIAA field set for WPIAL boys in Class 6A, 4A, girls in 5A, 3A
February 28, 2018
As the WPIAL basketball playoffs enter the final week, it's not too early to look ahead to the 2018 PIAA playoffs which begin next weekend.

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Fox Chapel Diver Jonah Cagley, pictured during a recent practice at Fox Chapel High School.
Trib HSSN’s athletes of the week: Fox Chapel’s Jonah Cagley, West Greene’s Lampe sisters
Jonah Cagley School: Fox Chapel Sport: Diver Class: Junior Claim to fame: After taking silver as a freshman and claiming gold as a sophomore, Fox

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Mt. Lebanon's Jamey Napoleon (23) dribbles the ball down court against North Allegheny's Madelyn Fischer (55) on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018.
Quaker Valley boys, NA girls remain No. 1 in Trib 10 power rankings
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Mt. Lebanon's Jamey Napoleon (2) eyes a shot during their game against North Allegheny on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018.
PIAA basketball qualifiers for 5A, 2A boys, 6A, A girls
February 27, 2018
As the WPIAL basketball playoffs enter the final week, it's not too early to look ahead to the 2018 PIAA playoffs which begin next weekend.

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 1: 2000 Blackhawk edges West Mifflin in triple overtime
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 1: 2005 Beaver Falls beats Aliquippa in triple overtime
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Seton LaSalle's Matt Banbury drives to the hoop past Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic's John Fukon during 3-A boys WPIAL semifinal Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 at Moon High School.
PIAA basketball tournament qualifiers through Feb. 26
February 26, 2018
As the WPIAL basketball playoffs enter the final week, it's not too early to look ahead to the 2018 PIAA tournament which begins next weekend.

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WPIAL Class 5A, 2A boys teams set for semifinals in Tuesday’s 3 games to watch
The Final Four will soon give way to the Terrific Two as the WPIAL championship matchups will be set for Friday at Pitt's Petersen Events

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WPIAL girls basketball semifinals continue for Class 6A, A in Tuesday’s 3 games to watch
Three days of WPIAL girls basketball semifinals continues Tuesday as the spotlight shines on Class 6A and Class A with four Final Four contests. Three

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 2: 2016 Norwin rallies past NA for 2nd straight title
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 2: 2007 West Allegheny upsets Chartiers Valley as No. 16 seed
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 3: 1987 Neshannock tops Monessen in triple OT
February 25, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 3: 2008 Mount Alvernia beats Monessen in double OT
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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 4: 2007 New Castle edges Oakland Catholic
February 24, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 4: 1979 Midland tops Ford City in OT
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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Class 5A, 2A quarterfinals on tap in Saturday’s 3 girls basketball games to watch
February 23, 2018
Three days of WPIAL girls basketball quarterfinal action concludes Saturday as the spotlight shines on Class 5A and Class 2A contests. This will also mark

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Class 6A, 4A boys wrap up WPIAL quarterfinals in 3 games to watch Saturday
It's the midway point on the Path to the Pete as Round 2 of the boys basketball district playoffs wraps up Saturday, setting the stage

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 5: 2015 Indiana beats Beaver Falls at the buzzer
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 5: 1994 Upper St. Clair beats Penn Hills in OT
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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 6: 1981 Baldwin team upends undefeated Shaler
February 22, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 6: 2008 Central Catholic rallies past Moon
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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WPIAL boys basketball quarterfinals set for Class 3A, A teams in Thursday’s 3 games to watch
February 21, 2018
After five days of first-round action, it's time to finally turn the page to the quarterfinals in the 2018 WPIAL boys basketball playoffs. Thursday features

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Class 4A, 2A girls open WPIAL quarterfinals in 3 games to watch Thursday
With the first round in the books, the first of three days of quarterfinals action tips off in the WPIAL girls basketball postseason Thursday with

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Jefferson-Morgan's Gavin Teasdale
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Jefferson-Morgan’s Gavin Teasdale, California’s Bailey Vig
Gavin Teasdale School: Jefferson-Morgan Sport: Wrestling Class: Senior Claim to fame: On Saturday, Jefferson-Morgan senior Gavin Teasdale became only the 28th wrestler to win four

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 7: 2011 Shaler stuns Mt. Lebanon
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 7: 1964 Uniontown beats Midland to stay unbeaten
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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Quaker Valley's Danny Conlan scores past Ambridge's Tay Lindsey during their game Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Leetsdale.
Quaker Valley boys, North Allegheny girls lead this week’s Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 8: 1986 Penn Hills team defeats Elizabeth Forward
February 20, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 8: 2014 Central Valley team tops Chartiers Valley in double overtime
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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Class 6A girls step into spotlight in 3 WPIAL basketball playoff games to watch Tuesday
February 19, 2018
It will be a somewhat quiet night Tuesday as the opening round of the WPIAL girls basketball postseason continues with only one classification on the

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WPIAL Class 5A, 2A boys set to open playoffs in 3 games to watch Tuesday
The next to the last day of the first round continues with nine WPIAL boys basketball playoff games Tuesday. There are five Class 5A opening-round

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 9: 2007 Leechburg team edges California
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 9: 1991 St. Francis Academy tops Geibel Catholic
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 10: 2012 Vincentian Academy team edges North Catholic
February 18, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 10: 1990 Clairton team tops Cornell in OT
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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WPIAL Class 4A, A girls playoffs get started in Saturday’s 3 games to watch
February 16, 2018
The opening weekend of the WPIAL girls basketball postseason concludes with the spotlight shining on four first-round games each from Class 4A and Class A.

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Class 6A boys teams begin WPIAL postseason play in Saturday’s 3 games to watch
Day 2 of the WPIAL boys basketball playoffs is a quiet one with only four contests. However the interest level is high as these first-round

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Top 3 WPIAL girls basketball playoff games to watch Friday night
February 15, 2018
With the 2018 WPIAL basketball playoffs tipping off Friday and, as the exclusive audio and video home of all postseason games, the Daily 3 will

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Top 3 WPIAL boys basketball playoff games to watch Friday night
With the 2018 WPIAL basketball playoffs tipping off Friday and, as the exclusive audio and video home of all postseason games, the Daily 3 will

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Union's Tre Charles
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Union’s Tre Charles, East Allegheny’s Amani Johnson
February 14, 2018
Tre'Von Charles School: Union Sport: Basketball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Tre Charles is a big reason why Union is on a short list of

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Championships up for grabs as part of 3 things to watch this weekend in Western Pa. athletics
Thursday is the calm before the storm to a very busy weekend of winter high school sports playoffs and championship action, so here's a look

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Quaker Valley boys, NA girls remain atop Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Playoff brackets set to be announced as part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in Western Pa. athletics
February 12, 2018
Let the debates begin as we throw ourselves full force into WPIAL basketball bracketology 2018. The debate over when and where gives way to how

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State wrestling gold up for grabs as part of 3 things to watch Saturday in WPIAL athletics
February 9, 2018
After a busy Friday in which they beat defending state champion Nazareth in the quarterfinals and fellow district squad Seneca Valley in the semifinals, Kiski

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Sewickley Academy's Isaiah Smith is fouled by OLSH's Daren DiMichele during their game Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at Sewickley Academy.
Final WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has come to an end and the final playoff field is set. Seventy-eight boys basketball teams have clinched a

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WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 8
February 8, 2018
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has come to a close with a couple of exceptions, and the final playoff field is nearly set. Seventy-seven

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Brownsville's Shandon Marshall
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Brownsville’s Shandon Marshall, KO’s Gillian Piccolino
February 7, 2018
Shandon Marshall School: Brownsville Sport: Basketball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Shandon Marshall scored 36 points not once, but twice last week. The senior scored

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Girls basketball playoff berths on the line among 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
There are still a couple of playoff berths and section titles to be decided on the final night of section play for most girls basketball

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Quaker Valley's Coletrane Washington drives between Ambridge's De'Marri Jones (5) and Monterey Carpenter during their game Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Leetsdale.
Quaker Valley boys, North Allegheny girls atop this week’s Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Canon-Mac's Andrew Engel pulls down a rebound in front of Mt. Lebanon's Hayden Mitchell during their game Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2017, at Canon-McMillan High School.
WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 6
February 6, 2018
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has less than a week left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth into the district

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WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 5
February 5, 2018
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has less than one week left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth in the district

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Class 2A boys basketball standings taking shape as part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
Entering the final week of the WPIAL boys basketball regular season, some sections have been decided, some are coming into focus, but the battle for

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Watch the wrestling championships live as part of 3 things to watch Saturday in WPIAL athletics
February 2, 2018
The big questions heading into the 2018 WPIAL team wrestling championships are can Burrell continue to climb the consecutive title ladder Can the Bucs become

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Moon's Connor Ryan pulls down a rebound over Mars' Michael Carmody during the fourth quarter of their game Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in Moon.
WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 2
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has just one week left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth into the district playoffs.

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WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 1
February 1, 2018
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has just over one week left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth in the district

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Montour's Dustin Geregach
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Montour’s Dustin Geregach, Chartiers-Houston’s Alexa Williamson
January 31, 2018
Dustin Geregach School: Montour Sport: Hockey Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Geregach is the leading scorer for a Montour team that has struggled this season.

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North Allegheny's Brooke Barcia battles Seneca Valley's Gretchen Koken for a rebound Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, at Seneca Valley.
Quaker Valley boys, NA girls stay atop Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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East Allegheny girls basketball heads to Charleroi as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
The first day of February … it may be the shortest month of the year, but it is also the busiest with lots of winter

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Pine-Richland's Andrew Kristofic drives to the basket against Central Catholic's Cole Mason during their game Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in Oakland.
WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings through Jan. 30
January 30, 2018
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has just over one week left and, eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth into the district

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Vincentian Academy's Caroline Elliott drives between Leechburg's Cam Davies and Mikayla Lovelace during their game Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, at Leechburg High School.
WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings through Jan. 29
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has less than two weeks left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth in the district

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
Pine-Richland/Central Catholic Round 2 part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
January 29, 2018
Last year, Pine-Richland's boys basketball team won Section 1-6A with an 11-1 record en route to claiming the WPIAL championship. Also last season, Central Catholic

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Mars' Andrew Recchia drives between Moon's Brady Sinday (25) and Jioni Smith during their game Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2017, at Mars Area High School in Adams.
WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings as of Jan. 26
January 26, 2018
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has two weeks left and, eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth into the district playoffs. The

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
Pittsburgh Basketball Club showcases part of 3 things to watch Saturday, Sunday in WPIAL athletics
This Daily 3 is not just for Saturday, but for the entire weekend. The Pittsburgh Basketball Club is hosting three events at two sites over

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Peters' Makenna Marisa defends on Mt Lebanon's Haley SabolThursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at Mt. Lebanon High School.
WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings as of Jan. 25
January 25, 2018
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has two weeks left and, eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth in the district playoffs. The

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Vincentian Academy's Zach McDonough
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Vincentian Academy’s Zach McDonough, Armstrong’s Kenzie Lasher
January 24, 2018
Zach McDonough School: Vincentian Academy Sport: Basketball Class: Senior Claim to Fame: McDonough is one of the leading scorers in the WPIAL this season thanks

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Quaker Valley's Ricky Guss scores past Ambridge's Noah Campalong during their game Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Leetsdale.
Quaker Valley boys move to No. 1 in Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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WPIAL wrestling brackets to be revealed as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
The first brackets of the 2018 winter sports postseason will be unveiled Thursday as the WPIAL releases pairings for the team wrestling playoffs which begin

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Quaker Valley vs. New Castle Round 2 part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
January 22, 2018
Quaker Valley boys basketball remains undefeated at 11-0 overall and atop a tough Section 2-4A through the midway point of section play. Defending Class 4A

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Day 2 of Allegheny County tournament part of 3 things to watch Saturday in WPIAL athletics
January 19, 2018
The final of the four county wrestling tournaments around the WPIAL concludes Saturday with Day 2 of the Allegheny County Wrestling Tournament from Fox Chapel

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Penn Hills Daivon Stephens
TribLive HSSN athletes of the week: Penn Hills’ Daivon Stephens, Hampton’s Laryn Edwards
January 17, 2018
Daivon Stephens School: Penn Hills Sport: Basketball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Stephens, a 6-foot-5 senior, is a big part of why the Indians are

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Mt Lebanon's Hayden Mitchell fights for the ball with Connellsville's Joshua Maher Friday, Jan. 5, 2018 at Mt. Lebanon High School.
Teams shuffle in, out of this week’s Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Girls basketball teams begin 2nd half as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
The start to the second half of section play in WPIAL girls basketball gets off to a bit of a slow start Thursday night with

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Top-ranked boys basketball teams to face off as part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
January 15, 2018
The WPIAL boys basketball first half concludes for most teams on Tuesday on a night usually dedicated to section rivalries. One of the marque matchups

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
South Hills boys basketball showdowns part of 3 things to watch Saturday in WPIAL athletics
January 12, 2018
While only a couple of the WPIAL boys basketball games scheduled for Friday actually took place, most were postponed by an evening winter storms and

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
Winter weather could play factor as part of 3 things to watch Friday in WPIAL athletics
January 11, 2018
Friday's 3 things to watch could be summed up in one word — weather. A winter storm that has hit the midwest hard is expected

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Chartiers Valley's Joe Pipilo
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Chartiers Valley’s Joe Pipilo, Elizabeth Forward’s spirit squad
January 10, 2018
Joe Pipilo School: Chartiers Valley Sport: Basketball Class: Junior Claim to fame: Chartiers Valley junior Joe Pipilo started 2018 on a high note, scoring 24

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Belle Vernon, KO girls battle for section lead as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
One race that is turning into a three-team battle for section supremacy in WPIAL Class 4A girls basketball is Section 3. Another head-to-head matchup takes

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Mars' Cade Hetzler drives past Moon's Taru Jones during their game Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2017, at Mars Area High School in Adams.
North Allegheny girls, Mars boys stay atop Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly power rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Top boys basketball teams in 5A to meet as part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
January 8, 2018
First, Southwestern Pennsylvania battles through two weeks of bitter cold, then several inches of snow on Monday. Well the reprieve for high school basketball fans

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Phil Jurkovec to play in All-American Bowl as part of Saturday’s 3 things to watch in WPIAL athletics
January 5, 2018
While temps will remain in the low single digits in Western Pennsylvania, with the wind chill factor on Saturday expected to be 15-20 degrees below

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Pine-Richland's Phil Jurkovec battles Butler's Isiah Scribner for a loose ball during their game Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, at Butler High School. Pine-Richland won, 80-64.
Mars boys, North Allegheny girls remain atop Trib 10 power rankings
January 4, 2018
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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TribLIVE HSSN athletes of the week: Canon-McMillan’s Logan Macri, Frazier’s Brooke Poling
January 3, 2018
Logan Macri School: Canon-McMillan Sport: Wrestling Class: Senior Claim to fame: Canon-McMillan senior Logan Macri won the 120-pound crown Saturday at the 2017 Powerade Wrestling

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Girls basketball returns to section play as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
Section play resumes for the first time in 2018 for most WPIAL girls basketball teams Thursday. One of the better matchups is a Royal Blue

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Quaker Valley's Danny Conlan looks to make a pass during a game against New Castle on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at Quaker Valley.
Mars boys, North Allegheny girls still atop Trib 10 power rankings
December 27, 2017
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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North Allegheny senior guard Piper Morningstar competes during practice Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, at North Allegheny.
Mars boys, North Allegheny girls lead Trib 10 power rankings
December 20, 2017
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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PIAA football playoffs set to kick off this weekend
November 15, 2018
While the WPIAL concludes the andquot;Highway to Heinzandquot; on Saturday and continues both the andquot;Route to Norwinandquot; in Class 5A and andquot;The Road to RMUandquot; in Class 2A next week, this weekend begins the official opening of andquot;The Road to Hershey.andquot; While many district playoffs across the commonwealth continue, Friday

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WPIAL Sportsmanship Summit part of Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
November 14, 2018
The WPIAL will host a big event on the field Saturday as eight football teams head to Heinz Field to play for district gold. However, the WPIAL is hosting another big event Thursday, though it is off the field. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the WPIAL Sportsmanship Summit,

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — McKeesport captures 1st state title in ’94
November 13, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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Gateway moves to top of Trib 10 football power rankings
November 12, 2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. There was a big shake up among the elite teams during the second week of the district playoffs as nearly a third of the poll was

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — Upper St. Clair captures state crown
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA soccer, volleyball semifinals set in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Upon first glance, the western finals of the PIAA boys soccer playoffs look like a WPIAL pitch party. Seven of the eight teams playing for a spot in the state championships from the west side of the boys soccer bracket are from District 7, with Radnor from District 1 being

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PIHL standings through Nov. 11, 2018
Here are the latest PIHL high school hockey standings through Nov. 11. Check out weekly broadcasts, along with the weekly PIHL Power Play Show at 8 p.m. Wednesdays, starting in December at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the 2019 PIHL Penguins Cup hockey playoffs can be heard and viewed in March

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South Fayette’s Jamie Diven named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
November 11, 2018
For 10 weeks, Jamie Diven has quietly kept the tradition of outstanding quarterback play going at South Fayette. Diven's numbers weren't so quiet in Week 11. The senior lefty was slinging in the rain Friday, as he led the Lions to a 28-10 victory over Belle Vernon. South Fayette earned

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Trib HSSN state football rankings for Week of Nov. 11, 2018
There were some eye brow-raising results Friday in the WPIAL playoffs, and it sparked big changes as four of the six teams bounced from the Trib HSSN state rankings were from District 7. First, in other districts, Lancaster Catholic was upset by Bermudian Springs in a District 3 Class 3A

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Broadcasts scheduled this week on the TribLIVE High School Sports Network
Four classifications are set to crown new champions at the big house on the North Shore of Pittsburgh as the high school football district postseason continue this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. Trib HSSN has semifinals action of the PIAA girls volleyball postseason as well as broadcasts

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — Clairton claims 3rd straight title in ’11
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — WPIAL teams go 1 for 4 in ’90
November 10, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA girls volleyball, soccer quarterfinals set in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
November 9, 2018
While it was a great start to the state playoffs for soccer teams around the WPIAL, the same can't be said for district girls volleyball teams. Only five of 12 WPIAL teams were able to pick up victories in the opening round of the PIAA postseason on Tuesday. Among the

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — South Fayette golden in ’14
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — Central Catholic wins again in 2015
November 7, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — Central Catholic claims state title in ’88
November 6, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA football playoffs: 30 years in 30 days — WPIAL teams snow swept in 1992
November 5, 2018
The PIAA had been hosting state playoffs in all but one fall high school sport since 1976. Soccer, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross country and field hockey all crowned state champions once the district playoffs concluded. The lone exception to the fall state playoff slate was high school football. It wasn't

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PIAA soccer, volleyball, field hockey playoffs set to begin in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Since being shut out of gold in PIAA soccer nine years ago, WPIAL teams have captured 20 of the 52 state championships. Three times district teams have left Hershey with four state soccer crowns, including 2012 and '13 when WPIAL teams won eight of the 12 titles. The other season

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Teams stay put in this week’s Trib 10 football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. With very few eyebrow raisers on opening night of the district playoffs, there are zero changes from last week in the power rankings. Two ranked teams

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Broadcasts on tap this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network
November 4, 2018
The high school football district postseason continues while fall high school sports soccer, girls volleyball and field hockey move from the district to the state playoffs this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. Trib HSSN has first-round and quarterfinals action of the PIAA girls volleyball postseason as well

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Mt. Lebanon’s Seth Morgan named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
Some teams would have cracked, Mt. Lebanon did not because of Seth Morgan. Following an emotional win over Central Catholic in Week 9 that secured third place in WPIAL Class 6A and a home playoff game, the Blue Devils found themselves trailing Canon-McMillan by seven at halftime. Then Mt. Lebanon

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Trib HSSN PIAA football rankings for Week of Nov. 4, 2018
A week ago, there was a big shakeup in the Trib HSSN state rankings. Things returned to normal this weekend as only one ranked team lost. Imhotep Charter cruised past Boys Latin Charter in a District 12 quarterfinal, so the Panthers replaced the Warriors in the Class 4A rankings. Seven

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Soccer titles to be distributed in 3 things to watch Thursday in high school sports
October 31, 2018
As we turn the calendar to November, we begin the process of crowning district soccer champions at Highmark Stadium at Station Square in Pittsburgh. The first of eight championship matches this weekend are Thursday with the boys Class A and Class AAA title matches. Greensburg Central Catholic squares off against

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WPIAL field hockey, volleyball playoffs continue in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 29, 2018
Will the golden runs of Penn-Trafford and Ellis School continue Tuesday in a pair of WPIAL field hockey championship matches Peters Township ended Pine-Richland's title run at one with a victory on Monday in the Class AAA finals. Now Latrobe in Class AA and Shady Side Academy in Class A

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North Allegheny takes over No. 1 spot in Trib 10 power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. The biggest overhaul to the power rankings comes as the regular season concluded and the postseason is about to begin. There is a change at No.

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Broadcasts scheduled this week on TribLIVE High School Sports Network
October 28, 2018
The curtain goes up on the WPIAL high school football postseason while it comes to a golden end in soccer, volleyball and field hockey with exclusive broadcast coverage this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. Both the WPIAL soccer and girls volleyball championship matches can be seen live

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Steel Valley’s Todd Hill named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
For some teams, the regular season was an uphill climb. For opponents of 2016 Class 2A champion Steel Valley, that climb is about to get a lot steeper. After losing to Shady Side Academy in Week 3, the Ironmen have been dominant in winning six straight games and outscoring their

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Seven football teams in TribHSSN state rankings lose, three fall out
As the regular season concludes and district playoffs begin, we have a shakeup in the TribHSSN state rankings. Seven ranked teams lost in Week 9: Four remained ranked, but three fell out. For the first time since early in the season, a top-ranked team lost as Aliquippa was stunned by

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
WPIAL girls soccer semifinals on tap in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 26, 2018
In this decade, Peters Township and Norwin have each captured two WPIAL girls soccer championships. On Saturday, the Indians and Knights square off for a spot in the Class 4A district title game. The match at Elizabeth Forward is one of eight semifinals as eight teams will be one step

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WPIAL cross country championships part of 3 things to watch Thursday in high school sports
October 24, 2018
There will be three new champions crowned at the 2018 WPIAL boys cross country championships after three seniors took home gold a year ago. But that isn't the only new thing when it comes to Thursday's district finals event. After decades of holding the cross country meet at either Slippery

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PIAA golf, tennis tournaments on tap in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 22, 2018
The first day of the PIAA golf championships are in the books from the Heritage Hills Golf Resort, and a handful of district golfers in the hunt for state gold. WPIAL Class AAA girls champion Caroline Wrigley of North Allegheny shot a 2-over par 74 and has a one-stroke lead

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Week 9 matchups could shake up Trib HSSN high school football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. There was a minor change this week after two weeks of zero movement, as the bottom two teams flip-flopped power positions. No. 9 West Allegheny lost

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Broadcasts on tap this week on Trib HSSN
October 21, 2018
The high school football regular season comes to an end while the postseason for the rest of the district high school fall sports continues or begins with exclusive coverage this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. The WPIAL girls soccer playoffs hit the quarterfinals and semifinals while the

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Thomas Jefferson’s Max Shaw named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
Thomas Jefferson's great success over the decades has been a simple recipe. Dominate the line of scrimmage and run the ball down the opponent's throats. That popular menu item in Jaguars Country was on display in Week 8 as Thomas Jefferson plowed Greensburg Salem, 70-21, in a matchup of possible

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Pair of powers fall out of Trib HSSN state football rankings
Two ranked teams lost and were ousted from the Trib HSSN state rankings. Delone Catholic was knocked off and replaced in the Class 2A rankings by York Catholic, and Canton dropped from the ranks of the unbeaten and fell out of the Class A top 5, replaced by Shade. That

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WPIAL football playoff picture entering Week 9
Where are you Phil Luckett The former NFL referee known for the infamous overtime coin flip on Thanksgiving Day in 1998 between the Steelers and Lions will likely not be there to flip any coins in Green Tree, but it does look like for the first time in Tim O'Malley's

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Final WPIAL girls volleyball standings, playoff clinchings
October 19, 2018
Here are the final WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the complete playoff picture through the end of the regular season. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard starting

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Girls soccer playoffs set to begin in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The curtain goes up Saturday on the 2018 WPIAL girls soccer postseason with 24 first-round playoff matches. Penn-Trafford, Moon, Waynesburg and Greensburg Central Catholic are the defending champions. Not only are Penn-Trafford and Moon in the Class 4A playoff tournament this season, they are on the same side of the

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Girls volleyball wraps up section play in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 17, 2018
The curtain falls Thursday on section play in WPIAL girls volleyball. Sixty teams have punched their tickets to the district postseason with only a handful of spots up for grabs on the final day. Here are the matches that will help round out the final 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoff

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings with playoff clinchings
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the latest playoff picture through Oct. 16. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday, with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard on the TribLive High School

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Final WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings
October 16, 2018
The WPIAL boys soccer playoff field is set. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL boys soccer

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Final WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings
The WPIAL girls soccer playoff field is complete. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls soccer

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WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 15, 2018
There is a day left in section play in WPIAL girls soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 15, 2018
October 15, 2018
There is only one day left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of

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No changes for Trib 10 football power rankings after week of wins
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. After six weeks of changes, this is the second straight week that all 10 teams flexed their andquot;powerandquot; and took care of business to keep

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Tennis, soccer, volleyball on tap in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
A rainy Monday is expected to give way to a sunny Tuesday when the district continues its 2018 girls team tennis playoffs. The WPIAL postponed all eight quarterfinal matches Monday and re-scheduled for the same higher seed home sites on Tuesday at 3 p.m. The second round matches in Class

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Derry’s Flack named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
October 14, 2018
It wasn't a 70s TV show, but when all was said and done after the Derry at Yough Class 3A Big East Conference game, Trojans running back Justin Flack could have earned the starring role in andquot;Eight is Enough.andquot; Eight turned out to be plenty as Derry turned back Yough,

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All 30 teams win in Trib’s PIAA football rankings
Perfection is thy name. For the first time this season, there are zero changes to the state rankings because all 30 teams were winners in Week 7. One of the top games this past weekend was a collision of District 12 powers as Class 6A top-ranked St. Joseph's Prep knocked

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Breaking down the WPIAL football playoff picture entering Week 8
For the first time in more than two decades, the WPIAL football playoff field will not consist of 64 teams. Both Class 5A and Class 2A will have a full 16-team tournament while Classes 4A, 3A and A will have a three-week eight-team bracket. The new twist this year is

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 14, 2018
There are only a few days left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage

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WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings though Oct. 14, 2018
There is a week left in section play in WPIAL girls soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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Trib HSSN broadcasts scheduled for week of Oct. 14, 2018
In a week of the penultimate battles of the regular season in high school football, the district high school futbol postseason will begin this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network. While this is the final week of the regular season in both WPIAL girls volleyball and field hockey,

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings, playoff clinchings through Oct. 14, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the latest playoff picture through Oct. 14. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday, with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard only on the TribLive High School

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Explosive Sto-Rox football team blows out Bishop Canevin
Sto-Rox had several big plays wiped out by penalties early in Saturday evening's game, including an opening kickoff returned to the house. But the Vikings were not deterred as they came ready, focused and packing a big-play punch. Ahmad Pack scored four touchdowns including a punt return for score in

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Burgettstown, Mohawk to square off in Class 2A showdown in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 12, 2018
The game means nothing in the playoff picture or each team's chase for their respective conference crown. But it could be very big to the WPIAL steering committee when it comes time to put the Class 2A brackets together. It is homecoming at Burgettstown, and the Blue Devils will play

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 11, 2018
October 11, 2018
There are only a few days left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage

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WPIAL team golf titles up for grabs in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 10, 2018
Four champions will be crowned Thursday at the 2018 WPIAL team golf championships at Cedarbrook Golf Course in Rostraver. Six teams make up the championship field in boys Class AAA and AA. Four teams are in the girls finals in Class AAA and AA. In boys' Class AAA, Central Catholic,

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings, playoff clinchings through Oct. 9, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the latest playoff picture through Oct. 9. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com Exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard on the TribLive High School

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 9, 2018
There is less than a week left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage

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WPIAL teams claim section championships
October 9, 2018
The 2018 WPIAL girls tennis team championships are set to begin this week after the district crowned singles and doubles champions in recent weeks. Here is a rundown of the section champions: Class AAA Section 1: Latrobe Section 2: Moon Section 3: Shady Side Academy Section 4: Mt. Lebanon, Peters

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WPIAL boys, girls golf teams crowned section champions
The 2018 WPIAL boys' and girls' golf team championships are set for Thursday after the district crowned individual champions in those sports in recent weeks. Here is a rundown of all the section champions. Boys golf Class AAA Section 1: Latrobe Section 2: Belle Vernon and Thomas Jefferson Section 3:

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WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 8, 2018
October 8, 2018
There is a week left in section play in WPIAL girls soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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WPIAL boys golf semifinals on tap in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Last week, the WPIAL crowned Central Catholic's Jimmy Meyers and Riverside's Skyler Fox as 2018 Class AAA and AA individual boys golf champions, respectively. The title was the third straight for Fox, a junior. On Tuesday, the first step toward crowning boys golf team champions begins with the Class AAA

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No movement in this week’s Trib 10 football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly power rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. Perfection is thy name. For the first time this season, all of the Trib 10 teams were victorious last week and thus there is no movement

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Two teams bounced from this week’s Trib HSSN state football rankings
October 7, 2018
Whether you are a fan of your local district team or you like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the TribLive High School Sports Network has you covered this fall. We rank the top WPIAL teams in each class every Sunday and follow up with

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Gateway’s Majocha named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
Gateway quarterback Brendan Majocha put his own little spin on the andquot;Midnight ride of Paul Revere.andquot; You know, one if by land, two if by sea. For Majocha in Friday's battle of unbeaten teams for first place in the Class 5A Big East Conference between Gateway and Franklin Regional, it

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings, playoff clichings through Oct. 7, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings, along with the latest playoff picture through Oct. 7, 2018. You can check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday with weekly broadcasts at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the 2018 WPIAL girls volleyball playoffs can be heard on the

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Shady Side Academy stays unbeaten, beats Summit Academy
October 6, 2018
Since offseason realignment bumped Shady Side Academy down to Class 2A and bumped up Summit Academy, it's been nothing but up for the Indians and struggles galore for the Knights. Those trends continued Saturday afternoon in Herman when Shady Side Academy rolled to a 47-6 victory over Summit Academy, keeping

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WPIAL girls soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 7, 2018
There is a week of section play remaining in WPIAL girls soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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WPIAL boys soccer playoff clinchings through Oct. 7
There is a week left in section play in WPIAL boys soccer. The top four teams in each section qualify for the district playoffs. All teams tied for a playoff spot in which head-to-head does not break the tie all qualify for the postseason. Trib HSSN's exclusive coverage of the

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Shady Side Academy, Summit Academy to face in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 5, 2018
In the high school football offseason, the WPIAL realigned and two teams on the move were Shady Side Academy and Summit Academy. The Indians dropped down in classification while the Knights moved up. Since the start of the new season, both teams have reversed their course with Shady Side Academy

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WPIAL doubles champions to be crowned in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 3, 2018
New champions will be crowned at the 2018 WPIAL girls doubles tennis championships Thursday. The Class AAA and AA tournaments began Wednesday with first round,

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Golf, soccer, volleyball on tap in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
October 1, 2018
Thirty-six district Class AAA boys golfers will tee off on one of the toughest golf courses in the country Tuesday to determine the WPIAL champion

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West Allegheny, South Fayette join Trib 10 power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 30, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sunday, Sept. 30. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday and weekly

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Pine-Richland’s Luke Meckler named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
September 30, 2018
Every football coach preaches all week about starting fast and scoring first. There's fast, and then there is what Pine-Richland and running back Luke Meckler

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Four teams bounced from Trib HSSN state football rankings
For the second straight week, only four teams lost in the TribHSSN state rankings, and all four were bounced from the top five. Week 5

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TribLIVE HSSN broadcasts scheduled for week of Sept. 30, 2018
A busy month of more treats than tricks begins with plenty of fall high school sports action this week on the TribLive High School Sports

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Fourth-quarter interception helps Mars hold off Shaler
September 29, 2018
In a game dominated by lengthy, time-consuming drives, the key play led to a two-play, 4-yard scoring drive as Mars came back to defeat host

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Shaler hosts Mars in homecoming game part of 3 things to watch Saturday in high school sports
September 28, 2018
On Oct. 8, 2011, Shaler defeated McDowell, 41-28, on a Saturday afternoon homecoming game to improve to 5-1 overall and 3-0 in the Northern Seven

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Don Rebel: Tough to see struggles for tradition-rich City League
September 27, 2018
First it was Allegheny High School, then South High School, then Langley and Oliver, followed by Schenley and Peabody. One by one, the Pittsburgh City

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Connellsville, Penn Hills soccer, volleyball contests rescheduled
Both the Penn Hills and Connellsville athletic departments are moving on after a public dispute over alleged racial remarks made toward several Penn Hills players

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3 things to watch in high school sports: Carrick hosts homecoming
There will be a homecoming game for Carrick high school on Thursday; it just won't be football. It will be during a girls soccer game.

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WPIAL Class 3A boys golf semifinals part of Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 24, 2018
For the second time in three years, the WPIAL Class AAA boys individual golf championships will be held at the prestigious Oakmont Country Club. The

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Shady Side Academy, Derry join Trib 10 football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 23
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 23. Check out the latest Trib HSSN district volleyball rankings every Monday with weekly broadcasts

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Broadcasts scheduled for this week on TribLive High School Sports Network for September
September 23, 2018
We hit the midway point of the nine-week high school football regular season as we hope for drier autumn football on the final weekend of

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Penn Hills’ Hollis Mathis named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
On a Week 4 Friday night where words like rushing, passing, kicking and touchdown were replaced by downpour, lightning, delays and suspended, Mother Nature was

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TribHSSN PIAA football rankings: Only four ranked teams lose in Week 4
Foul weather in Western Pennsylvania did not affect the elite teams, in fact of the 30 ranked teams, only four lost in Week 4. Penn

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Mohawk rides defense to win over Western Beaver
September 22, 2018
For most of a chilly afternoon that made it truly feel like autumn football, the Mohawk defense bent but did not break. Coming up big

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McKeesport hosting Plum for homecoming game in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 21, 2018
This is the sixth year McKeesport is playing its homecoming game on a Saturday afternoon, and the Tigers have been successful in extending the party

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WPIAL singles tournament part of 3 things to watch Thursday in high school sports
September 19, 2018
The first WPIAL championship of the fall sports season begins Thursday with the start of the 2018 girls singles tennis championships. The first round, quarterfinals

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First place up for grabs in section volleyball matches in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 17, 2018
Away from the elements, Tuesday is another busy day of girls volleyball around the WPIAL, including three matches with first place in their respective sections

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Key matchups ahead in Week 4 for teams in Trib 10 high school football power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly power rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. Eight

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Mars’ Will Bednar switches commitment to play baseball at Mississippi State
It is only appropriate that the star pitcher for Mars will be representing the Bulldogs in college because that is what many feel he is

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Shady Side Academy’s Skyy Moore named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
September 16, 2018
It would be easy to make puns like andquot;the Skyy's the limitandquot; or andquot;Skyy is brightandquot; when talking about this week's TribLive High School Sports

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Broadcasts scheduled for this week on TribLive High School Sports Network
The high school football season has reached the one-third point, and there's another busy week of on the TribLive High School Sports Network. Conference play

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TribHSSN PIAA football rankings: Top seeds hold serve
Whether you are a fan of your local district team or you like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the

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WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 16, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls volleyball standings through Sept. 16. Check out the latest Trib HSSN volleyball rankings every Monday, with weekly broadcasts also

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Union blanks Northgate in Class A Big 7 Conference
September 15, 2018
After winning their season opener in Week Zero, Union had been burned the past two weeks as they were outscored in losses to Cornell and

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3 things to watch: Saturday’s Class A conference matchups in WPIAL football
September 14, 2018
The late David Bowie once sang about Ch-ch-ch-changes. He probably wasn't thinking about these two Greene County schools, but more than just the date for

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City League football takes center stage in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 12, 2018
Another busy weekend of high school football kicks off Thursday with a pair of City League teams still in search of their first victory of

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Central Catholic-NA boys soccer highlights Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 10, 2018
The faucet has been turned off and the rain has finally ceased, just in time for a busy night on the pitch of district boys

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West Allegheny enters Trib 10 power rankings for Week 3
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Broadcasts planned for this week on the TribLive High School Sports Network
September 9, 2018
The rain, rain will go away in time for another busy week of fall high school sports this week on the TribLive High School Sports

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Keystone Oaks’ Michael Daure named Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week
Through three weeks, Keystone Oaks' offense has truly been golden. While many were talking up sophomore quarterback Logan Shrubb coming into the season, it is

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5 teams drop out of TribLIVE HSSN PIAA football rankings
Whether you're a fan of your local team, or you like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the TribLive High

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Nonconference football game highlights Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 7, 2018
After one of the biggest program wins in decades, Charleroi has to wait a day to produce its encore performance. Led by Trib HSSN player

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Norwin hosting Plum in marquee boys soccer matchup part of 3 things to watch Thursday in high school sports
September 5, 2018
After having very similar 2017 seasons, two boys soccer playoff teams from a year ago prepare to meet for the first time in a couple

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Boys soccer section play kicks off in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
September 3, 2018
Eight times in 18 years the WPIAL has crowned either Peters Township or Upper St. Clair as boys soccer champs in its highest classification. Tuesday,

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Pine-Richland leads Trib 10 power rankings for Week 2
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release our weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification

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Football player of the week: Charleroi’s Geno Pellegrini
September 2, 2018
The long district win streaks keep on falling. A week after South Fayette saw its 59-game regular season win streak snapped in a loss to

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TribLive HSSN state football rankings for week of Sept. 2, 2018
Whether you are a fan of your local district team or you like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the

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This week’s broadcasts on the TribLive High School Sports Network
The TribLive High School Sports Network will labor this week to bring high school sports fan the best coverage as the new school year kicks

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Pine-Richland football bounces back with shutout against Hempfield
September 1, 2018
On Friday, the legendary band Earth, Wind and Fire put on a concert in Gibsonia to benefit three charities. This annual community event needed most

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Rare meeting on gridiron in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
August 31, 2018
As the calendar changes from August to September, the WPIAL will wrap up Week 1 of the football season with three games on Saturday. The

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Pine-Richland stays atop Trib 10 power rankings after Week Zero loss
August 27, 2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Chartiers-Houston hopes moving down in class moves them up in the standings
August 26, 2018
After three straight years of making the WPIAL football playoffs, the bottom fell out for Chartiers-Houston in 2017. The Bucs not only failed to make

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Imani Christian WR Hart named Trib HSSN Week Zero Player of the Week
Simple math says zero equals nothing. Things weren't so simple on the first Saturday of the new high school football season where zero meant a

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Greensburg Salem runs through the banner before the start of WPIAL football against Hempfield at Greensburg Salem's Offutt Field on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018.
TribLive HSSN broadcasts slated for week of Aug. 26, 2018
Let the games begin ... for everybody. After nearly two dozen district high school football teams stayed away from the Week Zero feast to go

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TribHSSN PIAA football rankings: Shakeup at the top
Whether you are a fan of your local district team or like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the TribLive

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Imani Christian dismantles D.C. team in Week Zero
August 25, 2018
Blink, and you missed it. Late to your seat, and it was over. Nine seconds into the game, it was 8-0 Imani Christian. Three minutes

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With roster numbers up, Avella looks to rise up the Tri-County South standings
August 23, 2018
This decade started in typical fashion for the Avella football program. They struggled with roster size and failed to compete, going 1-17 in 2010 and

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Pine-Richland atop Week Zero Trib 10 football power rankings
August 20, 2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL football season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly power rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Trib HSSN releases statewide football rankings for Week Zero
August 19, 2018
Whether you are a fan of a local district team or like to know what's going on in high school football around Pennsylvania, the TribLive

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TribLive HSSN broadcasts for week of Aug. 20, 2018
Let the games begin! The 2018 high school football season kicks off for many teams this weekend with Week Zero. This is the third year

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WPIAL Class 2A breakdown: More teams could mean more competition, parity
August 18, 2018
Class 2A has been nothing if not predictable in the two years since expansion to six classifications. In 2016, Steel Valley rolled to a perfect

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With Bradley, skill players returning, OLSH aims to win 1st outright conference title
August 17, 2018
Since taking over the Our Lady of the Sacred Heart football program in 2016, former Sto-Rox football coach and current Avonworth boys basketball coach Dan

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Now in Class 2A, McGuffey looks to contend for Century Conference title
August 16, 2018
McGuffey hopes a return to Class 2A equates into a return to the postseason in 2018. The Highlanders spent the last two years competing in

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Defending WPIAL champion Washington ready to air it out
Mike Bosnic was hired at Washington High School a decade earlier to help bring a winning swagger back to the football program and hopefully become

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Sophomore quarterback Shrubb holds keys for Keystone Oaks
August 15, 2018
Keystone Oaks is coming off a winning season, but for the first time in three years, more wins than losses did not lead to a

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With coach settled in, Woodland Hills ready to compete
August 14, 2018
When following in the footsteps of a legend, the old saying is it's better to follow the guy that followed the guy. That was the

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Plenty of new faces to be featured as Bethel Park moves to Class 5A
It is the silver anniversary for Jeff Metheny as head coach of the black and orange. So what keeps him going now in his 25th

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Armstrong looks for success by spreading things around
The winds of change are blowing at Armstrong High School. A change of philosophy is coming as Frank Fabian begins his seventh year at a

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Peters Township looks to continue moving forward in quest for playoff victory
In the two years before T.J. Plack took over as head football coach at Peters Township, the Indians combined for four wins. They matched that

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Despite roster turnover, winning expected to continue at McKeesport
In Matt Miller's first year as head football coach at McKeesport, he helped guide the Tigers to the first WPIAL Class 5A championship game at

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Mars set to give Class 5A opponents a taste of Wing-T offense
Ten years ago, Mars made the move up from Class AA to AAA in WPIAL football. The Fightin' Planets continue to rise up the classification

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Pine-Richland's Andrew Kristofic celebrates after the Rams recovered a fumble by St. Joseph's James Cherry during the third quarter of the PIAA Class 6A state championship game Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Hersheypark Stadium.
Pine-Richland’s Kristofic has unfinished business before heading to Notre Dame
July 13, 2018
One of the top football players in the WPIAL and the state in 2017 is making his way to South Bend to begin his college

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Pine-Richland's Tyler King
Pine-Richland’s King aims to keep winning tradition going in Class 6A
July 12, 2018
A four-year run that included a pair of WPIAL football championships, two trips to the PIAA finals and a state title sparked by a pair

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Pine-Richland's Michael Katic celebrates with Kenny White after White's touchdown agianst North Allegheny in the first quarter Friday, Oct. 27, 2017 at Wright Field at Newman Stadium.
Pine-Richland’s Katic credits family, coaches for success on football field
July 11, 2018
In the eyes of Mike Katic, it's always family first. Both of them. The 6-foot-4, 270-pound offensive and defensive lineman holds both his household mates

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Pine-Richland head coach Eric Kasperowicz hugs quarterback Phil Jurkovec after the Rams defeated St. Joseph's Prep, 41-21, in the PIAA Class 6A state championship game Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Hersheypark Stadium.
Pine-Richland’s Phil Jurkovec named Trib HSSN Boys Athlete of the Year
July 7, 2018
Pine-Richland basketball coach Jeff Ackermann said this about Phil Jurkovec: andquot;He gave us everything he had and his goal was to always win championships.andquot; Mission

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East Allegheny's Amani Johnson competes against Bishop Canevin's during a PIAA Class 3A semifinal playoff game Monday, March 19, 2018, at Gateway.
East Allegheny’s Amani Johnson named Trib HSSN Girls Athlete of the Year
What can she not do That's a good question to ask when looking back at Amani Johnson's career at East Allegheny and, specifically, her standout

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Sewickley Academy's David Groetsch (from left), Nate Ridgeway, Jared Washington and Isaiah Smith hold the trophy after beating Our Lady of the Sacred Heart in the WPIAL Class 2A boys basketball final March 2, 2018, at Petersen Events Center.
Sewickley Academy captures Trib HSSN Cup for Class A
July 1, 2018
A historic double gold on the links got the ball rolling in the fall toward another sports cup for Sewickley Academy, while the capper in

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OLSH's Daren DiMichele, Donovan Joshnson and Ricco tate hold the PIAA runner-up trophy after the Class 2A boys state championship game against Constitution Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at Giant Center in Hershey.
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart claims Trib HSSN Cup for Class 2A
June 30, 2018
On Nov. 4, Bishop Canevin beat Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, 3-0, in the 2017 WPIAL girls volleyball championship match. It took nearly eight

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Belle Vernon Area starting pitcher Bailey Parshall throws against Mt. Pleasant during quarterfinal PIAA 4-A softball action at Greater Latrobe High School.
Belle Vernon’s Parshall named Trib HSSN Softball Player of the Year
Bailey Parshall had an outstanding softball season to cap off an outstanding scholastic career. Parshall was a standout for Belle Vernon both in the pitching

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Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic celebrates after beating Serra Catholic in the WPIAL 2-A Baseball championship Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Wild Things Field.
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic wins Trib HSSN Cup for Class 3A
June 29, 2018
Don't ask for whom the bell tolls. The old bell once located on Troy Hill and now residing in Cranberry tolls for Cardinal Wuerl North

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Teammates lift Quaker Valley senior Isaiah McNair into the air, as he hoists the PIAA Class 3A championship trophy after defeating Middletown, 41-24, in the state final Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Hersheypark Stadium.
Quaker Valley awarded Trib HSSN Cup for Class 4A
June 28, 2018
Winning the Class 4A Trib HSSN Sports Cup is the icing on the cake for Quaker Valley after a delicious school year that began on

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Mars captures Trib HSSN Cup for Class 5A
June 27, 2018
The winner of the Trib HSSN Sports Cup in Class 5A was really out-of-this-world good during the 2017-18 school year. Mars' steady effort across the

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North Allegheny's boys volleyball team celebrates after defeating Bethel Park in the WPIAL Class AAA championship game Thursday, May 24, 2018, at Baldwin.
North Allegheny claims Trib HSSN Cup for Class 6A
June 26, 2018
There are three things that are constants in life — death, taxes and North Allegheny winning a sports cup in the district's highest classification. No

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Mohawk's Trinity Voss
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Canon-McMillan’s Zach Rohaley, Mohawk’s Trinity Voss
June 20, 2018
ZACH ROHALEY School: Canon-McMillan Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to Fame: What a career, what a season and what a week for Zach Rohaley. With

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PIAA baseball, softball finals on tap Thursday in 3 things to watch in high school sports
June 14, 2018
From 2006 through 2016, Ringgold did not win a baseball playoff game. That is because the Rams didn't even qualify for the district postseason in

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Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic's Ryan Feczko
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: CW North Catholic’s Ryan Feczko, TJ’s Bella Bucy
June 13, 2018
Ryan Feczko School: Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic Sport: Baseball Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: He is only a sophomore, but Ryan Feczko pitched and hit

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West Allegheny players celebrate with pitcher Ashley Seamon after defeating Thomas Jefferson in the PIAA Class 5A semifinals June 12, 2018, at Peterswood Park.
West Allegheny softball rallies past Thomas Jefferson in PIAA semifinals
June 12, 2018
Trailing by a run in the top of the sixth inning, Thomas Jefferson hit what felt like a lethal three-run home run that left two-time

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
PIAA baseball, softball semifinals continue in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
June 11, 2018
Two weeks ago they met for district gold; Tuesday they meet for happiness. Well, a trip to Happy Valley to be specific, although some sort

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Volleyball, lacrosse championships part of Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
June 8, 2018
WPIAL champion North Allegheny has hit the floor 22 times for boys' volleyball matches this spring and has come away with 22 victories. No. 23

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West Allegheny's Ashley Seamon pitches to Albert Gallatin's Annalia Paoli during a PIAA Class 5A quarterfinal game June 7, 2018, at Peterswood Park.
West Allegheny earns Taylor-made victory over Albert Gallatin
June 7, 2018
Two-time WPIAL Class 5A champion West Allegheny was dressed to the nines in a 10-3 victory over Albert Gallatin on Thursday. Now they are Taylor-made

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South Fayette's Richie Dell
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: South Fayette’s Richie Dell, Laurel’s Mackenzie Latess
June 6, 2018
Richie Dell School: South Fayette Sport: Baseball Class: Junior Claim to fame: Dell and his teammates partied like it was 1999 (yes, a Prince reference)

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The daily 3: Your guide to the WPIAL
PIAA baseball, softball quarterfinals on tap in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
What was and what might have been. That could be the theme for a handful of PIAA quarterfinal baseball and softball games involving WPIAL teams

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The West Allegheny bench clears for Mackenzie Partyka after her second home run against Donegal during first round PIAA 5-A softball playoffs Monday June 4, 2018 at Greater Latrobe High School.
Canon-McMillan baseball, West Allegheny softball lead Trib 10 power rankings
June 5, 2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero

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NA volleyball, Mars boys lacrosse in PIAA semifinal action Tuesday
June 4, 2018
One is a boys volleyball power in District 7, having won 19 WPIAL championships, including 13 titles in the last 16 years. The other has

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West Greene's Jade Renner pitches to Glendale's Madison Lukehart during their PIAA Class A first-round game Monday, June 5, 2018, at Peterswood Park.
West Greene rolls past Glendale in PIAA Class A 1st round
After a sloppy start, three-time reigning WPIAL softball champion and defending PIAA champ West Greene righted the ship and cruised to a 12-2 victory over

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All-Star football part of 3 things to watch Saturday and Sunday in high school sports
June 1, 2018
The first two meetings were for Section 2-AAA supremacy, the third was for a berth in the WPIAL title match, now the fourth meeting between

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More WPIAL softball championships on tap in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
May 30, 2018
The final day of May features three more district softball championships up for grabs. It's appropriate that another Monessen vs. West Greene softball title game

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Peters Township's Colton Abate
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Peters Township’s Colton Abate, West Greene’s Madison Renner
Colton Abate School: Peters Township Sport: Lacrosse Class: Senior Claim to fame: Abate has been one of the keys to another golden season for Peters

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WPIAL baseball championships get underway in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
May 29, 2018
Let the diamond gold rush begin. The first three of 12 WPIAL baseball and softball championship games over the next three days begins Tuesday at

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North Hills' Conner Warner (1) slides safely into second in front Mars second baseman Tyler Kowalkowski (10) Monday, April 30, 2018, at North Hills.
North Hills baseball, West Allegheny softball stand atop Trib 10 power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: West Allegheny beats Blackhawk in 8 innings
May 28, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: South Park tops Hopewell in 9 innings
May 27, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: McKay, Blackhawk edge Belle Vernon in 2012
May 26, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Riverside shuts out Neshannock in 2016
May 25, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Day 2 of PIAA track and field meet part of Saturday’s things to watch in high school sports
A sunny Friday at Shippensburg University gives way to clouds and possible precipitation for Day 2 of the 2018 PIAA track and field championships Saturday.

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Pine-Richland tops Hampton in 2006
May 24, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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North Allegheny's Ayden Owens
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: North Allegheny’s Ayden Owens, South Park’s Maura Huwalt
May 23, 2018
Ayden Owens School: North Allegheny Sport: Track and field Class: Senior Claim to fame: Ayden Owens is finishing off one of the best track careers

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Class 5A baseball semifinals set in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
All six of the WPIAL softball championship games are set for next week at Seton Hill University while five of the six baseball title contests

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Steel Valley edges Seton LaSalle in 2014
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Central Catholic's Marshall McGraw threw a no-hitter in a WPIAL Class 6A quarterfinal win over Butler on May 22, 2018, at Boyce-Mayview Park in Upper St. Clair.
McGraw’s no-hitter guides Central Catholic past Butler, into WPIAL semifinals
May 22, 2018
Martial law is the imposition of direct military control of normal civilian functions of government, especially in response to a temporary emergency such as invasion

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North Hills right fielder Conner Warner (1) competes against Mars Monday, April 30, 2018, at North Hills.
Central Catholic baseball, West Allegheny softball top Trib 10 power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Jeannette beats GCC in 12 innings in 2017
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Class 6A, 5A baseball teams set for quarterfinals in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
May 21, 2018
While the WPIAL Final Four takes place Tuesday in the four lowest baseball classifications, Class 6A and 5A teams hit the diamond for quarterfinal games.

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Parshall tosses no-hitter, strikes out 16 as Belle Vernon softball blanks Ambridge
Excuse one of the top pitchers in the district if she had no idea of how good she was doing Monday afternoon at Baldwin. andquot;I

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Serra Catholic takes down Neshannock in 2010
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Diamond Drills: Blackhawk coach James Riggio urges ‘concentration’ during end-of-practice workout
May 20, 2018
With the WPIAL championships only a week away in baseball and softball, we wind down our weekly helpful tips by asking you to concentrate on

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: California beats Freedom in 10 innings
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: North Catholic rallies past Seton LaSalle
May 19, 2018
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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Hopewell edges Moon in 2010
May 18, 2018
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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Shady Side Academy tops North Catholic in 2009
May 17, 2018
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Fort Cherry's Cameron Schaub
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Fort Cherry’s Cameron Schaub, Indiana’s Lauren Bertig
May 16, 2018
Cameron Schaub School: Fort Cherry Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Fort Cherry had not qualified for the WPIAL baseball playoffs since 2012. However,

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WPIAL track championships take center stage in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The sea of purple that is Baldwin High School is about to be invaded by plenty of bronze, silver and gold as the 2018 WPIAL

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The Seton LaSalle softball team congratulates Lexi Wagner after her grand slam against Beth-Center in the WPIAL Class 2A first round May 16, 2018, at Baldwin.
No. 3 Seton LaSalle softball captures first-round win over Beth-Center
Early on, Beth-Center was playing like a perennial playoff team and Seton LaSalle like a team that was playing a WPIAL softball playoff game for

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Chartiers Valley edges Blackhawk in 2016
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Mars' Matthew Fuller slides safely into second base under Blackhawk's Zach Zuchelli during their game Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at Chippewa Park.
Blackhawk baseball, West Allegheny softball remain atop Trib 10 power rankings – 05/16/2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Central Catholic shuts out Norwin in 2015
May 15, 2018
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Past baseball champions to square off in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
May 14, 2018
Tuesday is a busy day of postseason diamond action in the WPIAL with 22 first-round baseball and 15 opening-round softball playoff games. One anticipated matchup

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Top 15 baseball finals in 15 years at Wild Things Park: Seneca Valley upsets Baldwin in 2014
The TribLive High School Sports Network is counting down the Top 15 WPIAL baseball championship games held over the past 15 years at Wild Things

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Diamond Drills: Chartiers-Houston’s Alderson puts Bucs through ‘pressure cookers’
It seems appropriate coming off of Mother's Day that we turn the spotlight to a longtime, championship-winning coach on the field and mom away from

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Hempfield's Maddie Uschock delivers during the fifth inning against Latrobe Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Hempfield High School.
5 pitchers to watch in the WPIAL softball playoffs
May 12, 2018
As the WPIAL playoffs begin with first-round action on Monday and Tuesday and continues Wednesday and Thursday with the district quarterfinals, the spotlight always shines

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5 position players to watch in the WPIAL softball playoffs
The game of softball at the high school level has become very offensive in recent years. It wasn't that long ago the WPIAL softball playoff

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North Allegheny's Josh Bachinsky (22) celebrates during their tournament Saturday, March 24, 2018, at North Allegheny.
Final WPIAL boys volleyball standings, playoff clinchings
May 11, 2018
Twenty-five boys volleyball teams have clinched berths to the WPIAL playoffs. Here are the final WPIAL boys volleyball standings. The top four teams in each

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Final WPIAL girls lacrosse standings, playoff clinchings through May 10
May 10, 2018
Here are the final WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through the end of section play. The top four teams in each section qualified for the 2018

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Sewickley Academy's Arjan Bedi
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Sewickley Academy’s Arjan Bedi, Oakland Catholic’s Jayla Ellis
May 9, 2018
Arjan Bedi School: Sewickley Academy Sport: Tennis Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: The tradition of boys tennis greatness at Sewickley Academy appears to be in

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Final WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 9
The final field is set as 79 teams have clinched a spot in the 2018 WPIAL softball postseason. Check out TribHSSN.TribLive.com for exclusive broadcast coverage

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Mars' Matthew Fuller slides safely into second base under Blackhawk's Zach Zuchelli during their game Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at Chippewa Park.
Final WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 9
There will be 74 district teams participating in the 2018 WPIAL baseball playoffs as section play has come to a close. Check out TribHSSN.TribLive.com for

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WPIAL to reveal softball, boys lacrosse playoff brackets in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
These are busy days at 615 Iron City Drive in Pittsburgh, the home of the WPIAL as the spring postseason is about to kick into

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WPIAL boys volleyball standings, playoff clinchings through May 9
Twenty-four teams have clinched playoff berths with one Class AA team still in limbo waiting to see if it will qualify. Here are the latest

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Shaler's Zachary Ferianc (6) looks to stop Sewickley Academy's Peter Curran (7) Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Shaler.
WPIAL boys lacrosse standings, playoff clinchings through May 9
Here are the final WPIAL boys lacrosse standings for the 2018 season, plus the 16 Class AAA and 12 Class AA teams that will be

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WPIAL baseball clinchings through May 8
May 8, 2018
There are 74 district teams that have clinched a berth in the 2018 baseball playoffs as the regular season winds to a close. One more

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WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 8
The field is nearly set as 79 teams have clinched a spot in the 2018 WPIAL softball postseason. There is only one class to be

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Latrobe's Kiley Myers delivers during the fifth inning against Hempfield Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Hempfield High School.
Blackhawk baseball, West Allegheny softball remain atop Trib 10 power rankings – 05/08/2018
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero

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South Fayette's Ryan Kokoski gets into third base ahead of a tag by Quaker Valley's Michael Tanabe during their game Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at South Fayette High School.
WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 7
With only a few days left in the 2018 baseball regular season, the WPIAL playoff picture is all set with the exception of two possible

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Jeannette-GCC rematch on tap in Tuesday’s 3 games to watch in high school sports
May 7, 2018
Add another log to the rivalry fire that is Jeannette vs Greensburg Central Catholic. These two schools have had many a fierce competition on the

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WPIAL boys volleyball standings through May 6
Here are the latest WPIAL boys volleyball standings through Sunday, May 6. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 district boys

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WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 6
With only a few days left in the 2018 WPIAL baseball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district

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WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 6
With just a couple of days left in the 2018 WPIAL softball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the

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Pine-Richland's Dawson Goltz (15) competes against Seneca Valley Monday, May, 1, 2018, at Seneca Valley.
WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through May 6
Here are the latest WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through Sunday, May 6, with only three section matches remaining. The top four teams in each section

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Shaler's Ava Kozej (3) and North Hills' Gianna Dipaolo (19) compete Tuesday, May, 2, 2018, at Shaler.
WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through May 6
Here are the latest WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through Sunday, May 6. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL girls

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Diamond Drills: South Allegheny’s Minford runs through indoor infield drill
This has been a rougher than usual spring for the diamond sports. While most district baseball and softball teams have been able to keep up

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North Hills' Conner Warner (1) slides safely into second in front Mars second baseman Tyler Kowalkowski (10) Monday, April 30, 2018, at North Hills.
WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 4
May 4, 2018
With less than a week left in the 2018 WPIAL baseball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district

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Baseball playoff implications abound in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
One team still has hope for a share of the section title while the other is fighting for a playoff spot. There are plenty of

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Mt. Lebanon CF Matt Dalesandro makes the final out as the Blue Devils defeated Upper St. Clair, 4-0, on May 4, 2018, at Mt. Lebanon.
Mt. Lebanon baseball clinches playoff berth after topping Upper St. Clair
The third time was indeed a charm for the Mt. Lebanon baseball team. After failing to clinch a postseason berth with one-run losses Monday and

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WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 3
May 3, 2018
With just over a week left in the 2018 WPIAL softball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district

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Baseball teams fighting for playoff berths in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
At one point last month, Seneca Valley baseball won five straight games and was near the top of Section 1-6A. Four straight section losses though

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WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through May 2
With less than a week left in the 2018 WPIAL baseball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district

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Bethel Park's Brandon Cole steps to the plate against Canon-McMillan's Cam Weston in a Section 3-6A baseball game May 2, 2018, at Bethel Park.
Bethel Park defeats Canon-McMillan to claim Section 3-6A title
May 2, 2018
When Bethel Park brought reliever Corey Fischer in to start the seventh inning, the public address announcer blasted the 1966 hit song by The Troggs,

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Riverside's Danny Fox
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Riverside’s Danny Fox, Canon-McMillan’s Katelyn Greaves
Danny Fox School: Riverside Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Riverside has been one of the top WPIAL baseball programs for a long time

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Hampton pitcher Bella Nordik competes against Fox Chapel Monday, March 26, 2018, at Fox Chapel.
WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through May 1
May 1, 2018
With just over a week left in the 2018 WPIAL softball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district

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Blackhawk baseball, West Allegheny softball stand atop Trib 10 power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero

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Pine-Richland's Bryce Grenet throws to North Allegheny's Cam Medic during their baseball game April 30, 2018, at Pine-Richland.
Pine-Richland baseball secures key Section 1-6A win over North Allegheny
Last week while sitting in last place in Section 1-6A, Pine-Richland baseball coach Kurt Wolfe challenged his players. He told them the playoffs started for

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WPIAL track postseason gets underway in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 30, 2018
May Day! May Day! The fifth month of the year and the final month of spring sports district play is here with some wonderful weather

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Chartiers Valley's Jason Orzechowski takes a swing during a game against Moon on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at Moon.
WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through April 30
With a week left in the 2018 WPIAL baseball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district postseason. Check

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Pine-Richland's David Pohlod (left) and Ryan Bauer go for a block against Deer Lakes Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Pine-Richland.
WPIAL boys volleyball standings through April 30
Here are the latest WPIAL boys volleyball standings through Monday, April 30. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL playoffs,

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Diamond Drill: Beth-Center’s Frank Pryor explains situational practice
They say baseball is a thinking man's game. But the irony of that is you can't be caught thinking while the ball is in play.

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North Allegheny's Kristen Kinzler (35) and Franklin Regional's Hannah Turacy (4) compete Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at North Allegheny.
WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through April 29
April 29, 2018
Here are the latest WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through Sunday. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL girls lacrosse playoffs,

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North Hills' Tom Brown (28) and Seneca Valley's Zach Galovich (26) Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at Seneca Valley.
WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through April 29
Here are the latest WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through Sunday. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL boys lacrosse playoffs,

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Hempfield third baseman Jake Anderson gloves a line drive during a game against Norwin Thurday, April 12, 2018, at Norwin High School.
WPIAL baseball playoff clinchings through April 29
With a week and a half left in the 2018 WPIAL baseball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the

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Section 1-6A baseball showdowns part of 3 things to watch Monday in high school sports
The final day of April allows high school sports fans to focus on one of the tightest sections in WPIAL baseball. From first, to middle,

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Franklin Regional's Mallory Halleck hits the ball toward left field while batting against Gateway during WPIAL softball Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Franklin Regional School District in Murrysville.
WPIAL softball playoff clinchings through April 29
With just over a week left in the 2018 WPIAL softball regular season, here are the teams that have punched their ticket to the district

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WPIAL athletes to wrap up Penn Relays competition in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 27, 2018
The oldest and largest track and field competition in the U.S. concludes Saturday at Franklin Field in Philadelphia. Some of the top track and field

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Canon-McMillan's Erica Haught went 2 for 4 with two home runs as the Big Macs won a Section 1-6A softball game over Mt. Lebanon April 27, 2018, at Mt. Lebanon.
Canon-McMillan softball powers past rival Mt. Lebanon
It was scheduled to be a softball game between two of the top three teams in Section 1-6A between Canon-McMillan and Mt. Lebanon. But the

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Canon-McMillan pitcher Lauren Duke gets set to deliver against Upper St. Clair on April 26, 2018, at Upper St. Clair.
Canon-McMillan softball outlasts Upper St. Clair in 10 innings
April 26, 2018
One team has been a traditional power in the WPIAL's highest classification and is trying to win a seventh straight section crown. The other is

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Boys tennis titles to be decided in Friday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The first WPIAL championships of the spring sports season will be distributed Friday at the finals of the 2018 boys team tennis tournament. The big

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Belle Vernon, Mt. Pleasant softball teams face tests in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 25, 2018
A couple of 2017 Class 4A softball champions are set for big challenges in their respective sections Thursday afternoon. Defending WPIAL champion Belle Vernon is

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Steel Valley pitcher Nick Harhai gets set to deliver to Valley's Dan Antonacci on April 25, 2018, at West Field.
Steel Valley baseball uses small ball to defeat Section 1 rival Valley
It seemed appropriate that Valley and Steel Valley, tied for first place with Burrell in Section 1-3A, would be tied midway through their showdown Wednesday

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Bethel Park's Justin Meis
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Bethel Park’s Justin Meis, Avonworth’s Hunter Robinson
Justin Meis School: Bethel Park Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Justin Meis has developed into the ace of the Bethel Park pitching staff

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Baseball battles heat up in Section 1-3A in Wednesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 24, 2018
Three could become two atop Section 1-3A after a andquot;Battle in the Valleyandquot; Wednesday evening. Three teams, Burrell, Steel Valley and Valley are tied with

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Freeport pitcher Brodey Cowan (11) delivers a pitch during their game against Highlands on Friday, April 6, 2018 at Freeport Community Park.
Blackhawk baseball, West Allegheny softball atop this week’s Trib 10 power rankings
Every Tuesday during the 2018 WPIAL baseball and softball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero

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Central Catholic pitcher Marshall McGraw throws against Seneca Valley on April 23, 2018, at La Roche College.
Central Catholic baseball sweeps season series over Seneca Valley
April 23, 2018
The line between top and bottom in Section 1-6A baseball is so thin, NFL referee Gene Steratore could use the standings to see if the

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Monessen softball takes another shot at West Greene in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Seven years ago, Monessen finished a winless softball campaign at 0-13. But the program turned things around and has become a Class A power the

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Deer Lakes' Devin Demase (17) and Scott Rothrauff (33) go for a block against Pine-Richland Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Pine-Richland.
WPIAL boys volleyball standings through April 23
Here are the latest WPIAL boys volleyball standings through April 23. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL boys volleyball

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Diamond Drills: Upper St. Clair’s Jerry Malarkey on rundown drills
April 22, 2018
Remember playing rundown as a kid when you didn't have enough for a pickup game Two bases, two fielders and as many runners as you

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WPIAL team tennis in Monday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The weather will cooperate not only for baseball and softball action Monday, but also for the quarterfinals of the 2018 WPIAL boys team tennis championships.

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Hempfield's Maria Deonch (39) and Penn-Trafford's Jessica Orloski (19) compete Monday, April 9, 2018, at Penn-Trafford.
WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through April 22
Here are the latest WPIAL girls lacrosse standings through April 22. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL girls lacrosse

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North Allegheny's Ben Maenza (2) and Plum's John Kadlecik (96) compete Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at North Allegheny.
WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through April 22
Here are the latest WPIAL boys lacrosse standings through April 22. The top four teams in each section qualify for the 2018 WPIAL boys lacrosse

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Baldwin's Taylor Dadig delivers an RBI single in the fifth inning against Canon-McMillan April 21, 2018, at Baldwin.
Baldwin softball rallies past Canon-McMillan in Section 1-6A
April 21, 2018
By all accounts, the Baldwin junior prom went without a hitch Friday night. But for members of the Highlanders softball team, the after prom on

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Ringgold players prepare to take the field before a game against West Mifflin on April 20, 2018, at West Mifflin.
Ringgold baseball wins another ‘home’ game at West Mifflin
April 20, 2018
Ringgold felt right at home at West Mifflin High School Friday afternoon. With their own field in no condition for baseball because of recent rain,

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Baldwin, Canon-McMillan softball to square off for 1st place in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
The last three years, Baldwin and Canon-McMillan have shared a section championship in softball. The two programs finished in a three-way tie for the section

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WPIAL lacrosse champions to face off in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 18, 2018
It's not often when you get a WPIAL champion vs. champion matchup in any sport during the regular season. Sure, it has no bearing on

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Blackhawk's Michael Turconi
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Blackhawk’s Michael Turconi, Seton LaSalle’s Lexi Wagner
Michael Turconi School: Blackhawk Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Blackhawk has been one of the top WPIAL baseball programs this century with eight

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North Hills' Joey Pusateri delivers a pitch against Fox Chapel on April 18, 2018, at Fox Chapel.
Pusateri tosses complete game as North Hills baseball tops Fox Chapel
Joey Pusateri did it with his bat and his arm Wednesday afternoon as North Hills defeated Fox Chapel, 8-3. The senior was 2 for 3

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Hempfield's Kelsey Tobin dives into third base under a tag by Norwin's Carly Cook during their game Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at Hempfield High School.
Blackhawk baseball, Hempfield softball stay atop Trib 10 power rankings
April 17, 2018
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Boys tennis brackets to be released in 3 things to watch Tuesday in high school sports
April 16, 2018
While most WPIAL sports are coming up on the halfway point of section play sometime this week, the first postseason of the 2018 spring season

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Bethel Park's Corey Fischer delivers a pitch against Canon-McMillan on April 16, 2018, at Wild Things Park in Washington.
Strong defensive effort guides Bethel Park baseball past Canon-McMillan
Three batters into their baseball game for the top spot in Section 3-6A, Bethel Park trailed Canon-McMillan, 2-0. Then, the Black Hawks got defensive and

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Diamond Drills: Serra Catholic’s Brian Dzurenda on the lost art of bunting
April 15, 2018
Baseball and softball find their charm in that both can be very simple in nature — pitch the ball, hit the ball, catch the ball.

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Ellwood City, Riverside softball to battle in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 13, 2018
In the last 10 years, two neighbors near the border of Beaver and Lawrence counties have become golden softball rivals. Ellwood City has captured two

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Yough's Kierra Waywood prepares to pitch against Belle Vernon on April 13, 2018, at Belle Vernon. Waywood tossed a no-hitter in a 4-0 win.
Waywood tosses no-hitter as Yough softball blanks Belle Vernon in Section 2-4A
There were no black cats crossing the infield at Tom Rodriguez field at the Washington Township Complex in Belle Vernon. There were no shattered mirrors

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Ringgold's Ryan Varley
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Ringgold’s Ryan Varley, South Park’s Kaitlyn Morrison
April 11, 2018
Ryan Varley School: Ringgold Sport: Baseball Class: Senior Claim to fame: It had been nine years since Ringgold qualified for the WPIAL baseball playoffs, until

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Hempfield hosting softball doubleheader in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Thursday is expected to be such a perfect day weather-wise with partly sunny skies and temps rising to the 70's, so let's play two. That

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Seneca Valley's Cory Greiner delivers to North Allegheny's Ben Surman, who later had the game's lone RBI in a Section 1-6A baseball game April 11, 2018, at Seneca Valley.
North Allegheny baseball edges Seneca Valley in Section 1 showdown
Over the last 15 years, North Allegheny and Seneca Valley have combined for seven WPIAL baseball crowns. On Thursday, less than 24 hours after both

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Hempfield softball coach Bob Kalp addresses his team before practice Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at Hempfield.
Blackhawk baseball, Hempfield softball atop Trib 10 power rankings
April 10, 2018
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Shaler-NA baseball, softball teams to square off in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 9, 2018
It's a diamond doubleheader Tuesday afternoon as Shaler visits North Allegheny on neighboring fields in both baseball and softball. All four programs are perennial powers

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Diamond Drills: Peters Township’s Joe Maize offers ways to increase hustle
Baseball and softball find their charm in that both can be very simple in nature — pitch the ball, hit the ball, catch the ball.

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Serra Catholic’s Brian Dzurenda surpasses 300 career wins
April 7, 2018
Two weeks ago, longtime friends and rivals Jerry Malarkey of Upper St. Clair and Joe Maize of Peters Township reached a milestone of 400 career

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Peters Township set to host Allderdice baseball in Saturday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 6, 2018
Most high school baseball teams that have played south this spring probably wished they could have stayed there in warmer, drier conditions. That is probably

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Mt. Lebanon baseball ends Canon-McMillan’s long section winning streak after wild 7th inning
April 5, 2018
One minute Canon-McMillan baseball players were celebrating what they thought was a successful hidden-ball trick that would have got them out of a seventh-inning jam.

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Pine-Richland's Dane Dowiak
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Pine-Richland’s Dane Dowiak, West Allegheny’s Britney Wilson
Dane Dowiak School: Pine-Richland Sport: Lacrosse Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: While WPIAL baseball and softball is off to a sluggish start because of the

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Games on turf fields on tap in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
There was some sun on Wednesday and plenty of high winds. Is that enough to dry a lot of the natural surfaces to salvage what

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Canon-McMillan designated hitter Cam Watson steps to the plate with snow flurries falling during a baseball game against Upper St. Clair on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at Wild Things Park in Washington.
No. 2-ranked Canon-McMillan takes down Upper St. Clair in Section 3 baseball opener
April 4, 2018
With winds gusts around 25-30 mph sending ball caps flying off players heads all over the field from start to finish, Canon-McMillan ace pitcher Zach

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Members of the PIne-Richland baseball team celebrate winning the WPIAL Class 6A championship Thursday, June 1, 2017, at Wild Things Park in Washington.
Pine-Richland baseball, Hempfield softball debut atop Trib 10 power rankings
April 3, 2018
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District baseball champions hope to begin section play in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
April 2, 2018
While the Monday snow has all but melted away, rain is on the forecast for Tuesday, jeopardizing a good chunk of section openers in WPIAL

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Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic head coach Dave Long looks on as his team is losing in the fourth quarter during 3-A boys WPIAL semifinal Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 at Moon High School.
Longtime Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic boys basketball coach Dave Long fired
March 28, 2018
Another legendary WPIAL coach has been forced to leave his position before he was ready to go on his terms. On Tuesday, Dave Long was

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Class AA boys volleyball teams set to tip off in Thursday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
Beaver County Christian School is one of the smallest schools in the WPIAL, but when it comes to the sport of boys volleyball, they are

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Armstrong goalie Ryan Bowser makes a save against Quaker Valley in the PIHL class AA Penguins Cup championship Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex.
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Armstrong’s Ryan Bowser, Bishop Canevin’s Bri Allen
Ryan Bowser School: Armstrong Sport: Hockey Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Ryan Bowser was a backup goaltender as a freshman at Armstrong last year. Little

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Spring sports heading south in Wednesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
March 27, 2018
While the mercury continues to rise as we wind down March, unfortunately the rain continues to fall. Thus, all of the local baseball and softball

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Boys lacrosse finalists to meet again in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
March 26, 2018
Last year, Peters Township edged Mt. Lebanon, 12-11, in an overtime thriller to win the WPIAL Class AAA boys lacrosse championship. Now the two teams

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Baseball, softball teams hope to hit the field in Monday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
March 25, 2018
Sunny and 50 degrees is the forecast for Western Pennsylvania on Monday, allowing for district baseball and softball teams to hit the field…unless said fields

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Top senior wrestlers from WPIAL to cap high school careers in Sunday’s 3 things to watch
March 24, 2018
One of the great scholastic wrestling events will conclude the 2017-18 season Sunday as the top area wrestlers and the best mat workers in the

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PIAA semifinals set to resume in Saturday’s 3 things watch in high school sports
March 23, 2018
Pine-Richland hopes to finalize a return trip to the PIAA boys basketball finals in Hershey when the Rams face District 12 power Roman Catholic at

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Pine-Richland's Dan Petcash
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Pine-Richland’s Dan Petcash, Mars’ Tai Johnson
March 21, 2018
Dan Petcash School: Pine-Richland Sport: Basketball Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Andrew Petcash helped lead Pine-Richland to back-to-back WPIAL titles and a PIAA runner-up finish

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Sewickley-OLSH Round 4 part of Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school sports
March 19, 2018
These two teams took turns being No. 1 in the WPIAL Class 2A boys basketball rankings all season. They were the top two seeds in

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PIAA swim championships to wrap up in Saturday’s 3 things to watch
March 16, 2018
The 2017-18 high school swimming season comes to an end in Pennsylvania with the fourth and final day of the PIAA championships Saturday at Bucknell.

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PIAA basketball quarterfinals on tab in Friday’s 3 things to watch
March 15, 2018
The two teams that played for the first WPIAL Class 6A girls basketball championship a year ago will battle Friday night for a spot in

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Trib HSSN athletes of the week: North Hills’ Sam Hillegas, CWNC’s Tess Myers
March 14, 2018
Sam Hillegas School: North Hills Sport: Wrestling Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Sam Hillegas is off to a golden start halfway through his scholastic career.

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Class 3A powers to face off in Penguins Cup semifinals in Thursday’s 3 things to watch
It has become like the PIHL Civil War. One of the top programs in the north against one of the elite teams in the south

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PIAA basketball second-round games continue in Wednesday’s 3 things to watch
It's champion vs. champion from area districts on the hardwood as the second round of the PIAA boys basketball playoffs continues Wednesday. WPIAL Class 6A

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PIAA basketball second round to kick off in Tuesday’s 3 things to watch in high school athletics
March 12, 2018
On opening night of the PIAA basketball playoffs last Friday, Class 3A girls teams from the WPIAL enjoyed the most successful debut as a group

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Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Sewickley Academy’s Isaiah Smith, Winchester Thurston’s Gia Thorpe
March 7, 2018
Isaiah Smith School: Sewickley Academy Sport: Basketball Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Isaiah Smith is only a sophomore, but has become a well-rounded starter and

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PIAA wrestling kicks off as part of Thursday’s 3 things to watch
The top scholastic wrestlers in Pennsylvania have made their way to Hershey for the three-day PIAA wrestling championships at the Giant Center. Action begins on

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Mars boys, North Allegheny girls stand atop Trib 10 power rankings
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PIHL quarterfinals continue in Wednesday’s 3 games to watch
March 6, 2018
Wednesday is a quiet day in Western Pennsylvania high school sports, one day before the PIAA individual wrestling championships begin in Hershey and two days

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PIAA basketball subregional on tap in Tuesday’s 3 games to watch
March 5, 2018
The PIAA basketball playoffs tip off with first round play on Friday and Saturday as the field for the Road to Hershey has been set

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PIHL Penguins Cup playoffs begin in Monday’s 3 things to watch
The puck drops Monday evening on the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League Penguins Cup playoffs. There are nine games on opening night with five first round

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71 WPIAL basketball teams earn spot in PIAA playoffs
March 4, 2018
The WPIAL basketball playoffs have come to an end with 12 champions crowned. They and several other district teams now set their sights on the

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Pine-Richland's Dan Petcash scores over Woodland Hills' Khalil Wilson during 6-A boys semifinal at North Hills Middle School
PIAA field set for WPIAL boys in Class 6A, 4A, girls in 5A, 3A
February 28, 2018
As the WPIAL basketball playoffs enter the final week, it's not too early to look ahead to the 2018 PIAA playoffs which begin next weekend.

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Fox Chapel Diver Jonah Cagley, pictured during a recent practice at Fox Chapel High School.
Trib HSSN’s athletes of the week: Fox Chapel’s Jonah Cagley, West Greene’s Lampe sisters
Jonah Cagley School: Fox Chapel Sport: Diver Class: Junior Claim to fame: After taking silver as a freshman and claiming gold as a sophomore, Fox

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Mt. Lebanon's Jamey Napoleon (23) dribbles the ball down court against North Allegheny's Madelyn Fischer (55) on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018.
Quaker Valley boys, NA girls remain No. 1 in Trib 10 power rankings
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Mt. Lebanon's Jamey Napoleon (2) eyes a shot during their game against North Allegheny on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018.
PIAA basketball qualifiers for 5A, 2A boys, 6A, A girls
February 27, 2018
As the WPIAL basketball playoffs enter the final week, it's not too early to look ahead to the 2018 PIAA playoffs which begin next weekend.

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 1: 2000 Blackhawk edges West Mifflin in triple overtime
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 1: 2005 Beaver Falls beats Aliquippa in triple overtime
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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Seton LaSalle's Matt Banbury drives to the hoop past Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic's John Fukon during 3-A boys WPIAL semifinal Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 at Moon High School.
PIAA basketball tournament qualifiers through Feb. 26
February 26, 2018
As the WPIAL basketball playoffs enter the final week, it's not too early to look ahead to the 2018 PIAA tournament which begins next weekend.

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WPIAL Class 5A, 2A boys teams set for semifinals in Tuesday’s 3 games to watch
The Final Four will soon give way to the Terrific Two as the WPIAL championship matchups will be set for Friday at Pitt's Petersen Events

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WPIAL girls basketball semifinals continue for Class 6A, A in Tuesday’s 3 games to watch
Three days of WPIAL girls basketball semifinals continues Tuesday as the spotlight shines on Class 6A and Class A with four Final Four contests. Three

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 2: 2016 Norwin rallies past NA for 2nd straight title
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 2: 2007 West Allegheny upsets Chartiers Valley as No. 16 seed
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 3: 1987 Neshannock tops Monessen in triple OT
February 25, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 3: 2008 Mount Alvernia beats Monessen in double OT
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 4: 2007 New Castle edges Oakland Catholic
February 24, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 4: 1979 Midland tops Ford City in OT
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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Class 5A, 2A quarterfinals on tap in Saturday’s 3 girls basketball games to watch
February 23, 2018
Three days of WPIAL girls basketball quarterfinal action concludes Saturday as the spotlight shines on Class 5A and Class 2A contests. This will also mark

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Class 6A, 4A boys wrap up WPIAL quarterfinals in 3 games to watch Saturday
It's the midway point on the Path to the Pete as Round 2 of the boys basketball district playoffs wraps up Saturday, setting the stage

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 5: 2015 Indiana beats Beaver Falls at the buzzer
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 5: 1994 Upper St. Clair beats Penn Hills in OT
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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 6: 1981 Baldwin team upends undefeated Shaler
February 22, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 6: 2008 Central Catholic rallies past Moon
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WPIAL boys basketball quarterfinals set for Class 3A, A teams in Thursday’s 3 games to watch
February 21, 2018
After five days of first-round action, it's time to finally turn the page to the quarterfinals in the 2018 WPIAL boys basketball playoffs. Thursday features

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Class 4A, 2A girls open WPIAL quarterfinals in 3 games to watch Thursday
With the first round in the books, the first of three days of quarterfinals action tips off in the WPIAL girls basketball postseason Thursday with

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Jefferson-Morgan's Gavin Teasdale
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Jefferson-Morgan’s Gavin Teasdale, California’s Bailey Vig
Gavin Teasdale School: Jefferson-Morgan Sport: Wrestling Class: Senior Claim to fame: On Saturday, Jefferson-Morgan senior Gavin Teasdale became only the 28th wrestler to win four

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 7: 2011 Shaler stuns Mt. Lebanon
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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 7: 1964 Uniontown beats Midland to stay unbeaten
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Quaker Valley's Danny Conlan scores past Ambridge's Tay Lindsey during their game Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Leetsdale.
Quaker Valley boys, North Allegheny girls lead this week’s Trib 10 power rankings
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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 8: 1986 Penn Hills team defeats Elizabeth Forward
February 20, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 8: 2014 Central Valley team tops Chartiers Valley in double overtime
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Class 6A girls step into spotlight in 3 WPIAL basketball playoff games to watch Tuesday
February 19, 2018
It will be a somewhat quiet night Tuesday as the opening round of the WPIAL girls basketball postseason continues with only one classification on the

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WPIAL Class 5A, 2A boys set to open playoffs in 3 games to watch Tuesday
The next to the last day of the first round continues with nine WPIAL boys basketball playoff games Tuesday. There are five Class 5A opening-round

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 9: 2007 Leechburg team edges California
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 9: 1991 St. Francis Academy tops Geibel Catholic
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All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 10: 2012 Vincentian Academy team edges North Catholic
February 18, 2018
The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018

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All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 10: 1990 Clairton team tops Cornell in OT
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WPIAL Class 4A, A girls playoffs get started in Saturday’s 3 games to watch
February 16, 2018
The opening weekend of the WPIAL girls basketball postseason concludes with the spotlight shining on four first-round games each from Class 4A and Class A.

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Class 6A boys teams begin WPIAL postseason play in Saturday’s 3 games to watch
Day 2 of the WPIAL boys basketball playoffs is a quiet one with only four contests. However the interest level is high as these first-round

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Top 3 WPIAL girls basketball playoff games to watch Friday night
February 15, 2018
With the 2018 WPIAL basketball playoffs tipping off Friday and, as the exclusive audio and video home of all postseason games, the Daily 3 will

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Top 3 WPIAL boys basketball playoff games to watch Friday night
With the 2018 WPIAL basketball playoffs tipping off Friday and, as the exclusive audio and video home of all postseason games, the Daily 3 will

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Union's Tre Charles
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Union’s Tre Charles, East Allegheny’s Amani Johnson
February 14, 2018
Tre'Von Charles School: Union Sport: Basketball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Tre Charles is a big reason why Union is on a short list of

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Championships up for grabs as part of 3 things to watch this weekend in Western Pa. athletics
Thursday is the calm before the storm to a very busy weekend of winter high school sports playoffs and championship action, so here's a look

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Quaker Valley boys, NA girls remain atop Trib 10 power rankings
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Playoff brackets set to be announced as part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in Western Pa. athletics
February 12, 2018
Let the debates begin as we throw ourselves full force into WPIAL basketball bracketology 2018. The debate over when and where gives way to how

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State wrestling gold up for grabs as part of 3 things to watch Saturday in WPIAL athletics
February 9, 2018
After a busy Friday in which they beat defending state champion Nazareth in the quarterfinals and fellow district squad Seneca Valley in the semifinals, Kiski

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Sewickley Academy's Isaiah Smith is fouled by OLSH's Daren DiMichele during their game Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at Sewickley Academy.
Final WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has come to an end and the final playoff field is set. Seventy-eight boys basketball teams have clinched a

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WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 8
February 8, 2018
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has come to a close with a couple of exceptions, and the final playoff field is nearly set. Seventy-seven

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Brownsville's Shandon Marshall
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Brownsville’s Shandon Marshall, KO’s Gillian Piccolino
February 7, 2018
Shandon Marshall School: Brownsville Sport: Basketball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Shandon Marshall scored 36 points not once, but twice last week. The senior scored

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Girls basketball playoff berths on the line among 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
There are still a couple of playoff berths and section titles to be decided on the final night of section play for most girls basketball

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Quaker Valley's Coletrane Washington drives between Ambridge's De'Marri Jones (5) and Monterey Carpenter during their game Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Leetsdale.
Quaker Valley boys, North Allegheny girls atop this week’s Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Canon-Mac's Andrew Engel pulls down a rebound in front of Mt. Lebanon's Hayden Mitchell during their game Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2017, at Canon-McMillan High School.
WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 6
February 6, 2018
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has less than a week left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth into the district

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WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 5
February 5, 2018
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has less than one week left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth in the district

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Class 2A boys basketball standings taking shape as part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
Entering the final week of the WPIAL boys basketball regular season, some sections have been decided, some are coming into focus, but the battle for

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Watch the wrestling championships live as part of 3 things to watch Saturday in WPIAL athletics
February 2, 2018
The big questions heading into the 2018 WPIAL team wrestling championships are can Burrell continue to climb the consecutive title ladder Can the Bucs become

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Moon's Connor Ryan pulls down a rebound over Mars' Michael Carmody during the fourth quarter of their game Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in Moon.
WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 2
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has just one week left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth into the district playoffs.

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WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings through Feb. 1
February 1, 2018
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has just over one week left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth in the district

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Montour's Dustin Geregach
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Montour’s Dustin Geregach, Chartiers-Houston’s Alexa Williamson
January 31, 2018
Dustin Geregach School: Montour Sport: Hockey Class: Sophomore Claim to fame: Geregach is the leading scorer for a Montour team that has struggled this season.

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North Allegheny's Brooke Barcia battles Seneca Valley's Gretchen Koken for a rebound Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, at Seneca Valley.
Quaker Valley boys, NA girls stay atop Trib 10 power rankings
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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
East Allegheny girls basketball heads to Charleroi as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
The first day of February … it may be the shortest month of the year, but it is also the busiest with lots of winter

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Pine-Richland's Andrew Kristofic drives to the basket against Central Catholic's Cole Mason during their game Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in Oakland.
WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings through Jan. 30
January 30, 2018
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has just over one week left and, eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth into the district

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Vincentian Academy's Caroline Elliott drives between Leechburg's Cam Davies and Mikayla Lovelace during their game Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, at Leechburg High School.
WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings through Jan. 29
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has less than two weeks left and eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth in the district

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
Pine-Richland/Central Catholic Round 2 part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
January 29, 2018
Last year, Pine-Richland's boys basketball team won Section 1-6A with an 11-1 record en route to claiming the WPIAL championship. Also last season, Central Catholic

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Mars' Andrew Recchia drives between Moon's Brady Sinday (25) and Jioni Smith during their game Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2017, at Mars Area High School in Adams.
WPIAL boys basketball playoff clinchings as of Jan. 26
January 26, 2018
The WPIAL boys basketball regular season has two weeks left and, eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth into the district playoffs. The

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
Pittsburgh Basketball Club showcases part of 3 things to watch Saturday, Sunday in WPIAL athletics
This Daily 3 is not just for Saturday, but for the entire weekend. The Pittsburgh Basketball Club is hosting three events at two sites over

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Peters' Makenna Marisa defends on Mt Lebanon's Haley SabolThursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at Mt. Lebanon High School.
WPIAL girls basketball playoff clinchings as of Jan. 25
January 25, 2018
The WPIAL girls basketball regular season has two weeks left and, eventually, at least 76 teams will clinch a berth in the district playoffs. The

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Vincentian Academy's Zach McDonough
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Vincentian Academy’s Zach McDonough, Armstrong’s Kenzie Lasher
January 24, 2018
Zach McDonough School: Vincentian Academy Sport: Basketball Class: Senior Claim to Fame: McDonough is one of the leading scorers in the WPIAL this season thanks

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Quaker Valley's Ricky Guss scores past Ambridge's Noah Campalong during their game Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Leetsdale.
Quaker Valley boys move to No. 1 in Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
WPIAL wrestling brackets to be revealed as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
The first brackets of the 2018 winter sports postseason will be unveiled Thursday as the WPIAL releases pairings for the team wrestling playoffs which begin

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
Quaker Valley vs. New Castle Round 2 part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
January 22, 2018
Quaker Valley boys basketball remains undefeated at 11-0 overall and atop a tough Section 2-4A through the midway point of section play. Defending Class 4A

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Day 2 of Allegheny County tournament part of 3 things to watch Saturday in WPIAL athletics
January 19, 2018
The final of the four county wrestling tournaments around the WPIAL concludes Saturday with Day 2 of the Allegheny County Wrestling Tournament from Fox Chapel

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Penn Hills Daivon Stephens
TribLive HSSN athletes of the week: Penn Hills’ Daivon Stephens, Hampton’s Laryn Edwards
January 17, 2018
Daivon Stephens School: Penn Hills Sport: Basketball Class: Senior Claim to fame: Stephens, a 6-foot-5 senior, is a big part of why the Indians are

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Mt Lebanon's Hayden Mitchell fights for the ball with Connellsville's Joshua Maher Friday, Jan. 5, 2018 at Mt. Lebanon High School.
Teams shuffle in, out of this week’s Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Girls basketball teams begin 2nd half as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
The start to the second half of section play in WPIAL girls basketball gets off to a bit of a slow start Thursday night with

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
Top-ranked boys basketball teams to face off as part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
January 15, 2018
The WPIAL boys basketball first half concludes for most teams on Tuesday on a night usually dedicated to section rivalries. One of the marque matchups

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
South Hills boys basketball showdowns part of 3 things to watch Saturday in WPIAL athletics
January 12, 2018
While only a couple of the WPIAL boys basketball games scheduled for Friday actually took place, most were postponed by an evening winter storms and

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The Daily 3: Your Guide to the WPIAL
Winter weather could play factor as part of 3 things to watch Friday in WPIAL athletics
January 11, 2018
Friday's 3 things to watch could be summed up in one word — weather. A winter storm that has hit the midwest hard is expected

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Chartiers Valley's Joe Pipilo
Trib HSSN athletes of the week: Chartiers Valley’s Joe Pipilo, Elizabeth Forward’s spirit squad
January 10, 2018
Joe Pipilo School: Chartiers Valley Sport: Basketball Class: Junior Claim to fame: Chartiers Valley junior Joe Pipilo started 2018 on a high note, scoring 24

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Belle Vernon, KO girls battle for section lead as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
One race that is turning into a three-team battle for section supremacy in WPIAL Class 4A girls basketball is Section 3. Another head-to-head matchup takes

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Mars' Cade Hetzler drives past Moon's Taru Jones during their game Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2017, at Mars Area High School in Adams.
North Allegheny girls, Mars boys stay atop Trib 10 power rankings
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly power rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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Top boys basketball teams in 5A to meet as part of 3 things to watch Tuesday in WPIAL athletics
January 8, 2018
First, Southwestern Pennsylvania battles through two weeks of bitter cold, then several inches of snow on Monday. Well the reprieve for high school basketball fans

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Phil Jurkovec to play in All-American Bowl as part of Saturday’s 3 things to watch in WPIAL athletics
January 5, 2018
While temps will remain in the low single digits in Western Pennsylvania, with the wind chill factor on Saturday expected to be 15-20 degrees below

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Pine-Richland's Phil Jurkovec battles Butler's Isiah Scribner for a loose ball during their game Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, at Butler High School. Pine-Richland won, 80-64.
Mars boys, North Allegheny girls remain atop Trib 10 power rankings
January 4, 2018
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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TribLIVE HSSN athletes of the week: Canon-McMillan’s Logan Macri, Frazier’s Brooke Poling
January 3, 2018
Logan Macri School: Canon-McMillan Sport: Wrestling Class: Senior Claim to fame: Canon-McMillan senior Logan Macri won the 120-pound crown Saturday at the 2017 Powerade Wrestling

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Girls basketball returns to section play as part of 3 things to watch Thursday in WPIAL athletics
Section play resumes for the first time in 2018 for most WPIAL girls basketball teams Thursday. One of the better matchups is a Royal Blue

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Quaker Valley's Danny Conlan looks to make a pass during a game against New Castle on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at Quaker Valley.
Mars boys, North Allegheny girls still atop Trib 10 power rankings
December 27, 2017
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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North Allegheny senior guard Piper Morningstar competes during practice Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, at North Allegheny.
Mars boys, North Allegheny girls lead Trib 10 power rankings
December 20, 2017
Every Wednesday during the 2017-18 WPIAL basketball season, the TribLive High School Sports Network will release weekly Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries.

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