Author: Sean Saputo


The Peters Township football prepares to host Mars in the WPIAL Class 5A playoffs Nov. 1, 2019.
Peters Township dominates Mars, heads to Class 5A semifinals
November 2, 2019
Fifth-seeded Peters Township cruised past 12th-seeded Mars, 47-6, in the first round of the WPIAL Class 5A playoffs.

Read More...

Cole Spencer’s big night leads Pine-Richland past Seneca Valley
October 19, 2019
Pine-Richland quarterback Cole Spencer threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more, leading his Class 6A No. 3 Rams (8-1, 6-1) to a 35-21 victory over No. 5 Seneca Valley (3-6, 3-4).

Read More...

Baldwin’s Joe Moller kicks the winning field goal in double overtime to lift the Fighting Highlanders past Bethel Park on Oct. 11, 2019, at Baldwin. Colton Brain (10) is the holder.
Baldwin’s breakthrough season continues with double OT win over Bethel Park
October 11, 2019
During pregame homecoming ceremonies Friday night, the 1999 Baldwin Highlanders football team was recognized on the 20th anniversary of the program’s last conference championship.

Read More...

Baldwin shuts out West Allegheny for 3rd straight win
October 4, 2019
An 82-yard touchdown run by Angelo Priore on the first play of the second half provided the knockout blow as Baldwin scored a 23-0 win over Baldwin on Friday night, sealing its first three-game winning streak since 2005.

Read More...

Mt. Lebanon pulls away in 4th quarter of win over Hempfield
September 27, 2019
Visawn Pennix had two carries for negative-18 yards halfway through the fourth quarter.

Read More...

Moon beats Baldwin for best start in six years
September 13, 2019
For the first time in six years, Moon is off to a 3-1 start.

Read More...

West Allegheny’s Nico Flati celebrates a play during a game against Chartiers Valley on Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, at West Allegheny.
Nico Flati’s clutch TD helps West Allegheny edge Chartiers Valley
August 30, 2019
Nico Flati’s 37-yard touchdown run on a fourth-and-2 play with less than 90 seconds left in the game lifted West Allegheny to a 35-31 victory over Chartiers Valley on Friday night.

Read More...

Baldwin held in check against Avalon (Md.)
August 23, 2019
After fumbling the opening possession and allowing a touchdown just a few plays later, Avalon faced a 7-0 deficit. But the Black Knights took control from then on, defeating Baldwin(0-1, 0-0), 26-7, in a game that was part of the Western Pa. vs. Everyone Showcase at Woodland Hills’ Wolvarena.

Read More...

New Brighton quarterback Jackson Hall works out during practice Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, in New Brighton.
Veteran New Brighton looks to continue upward trend
August 19, 2019
Through five weeks of the 2018 season, New Brighton had 1-4 record. What had the look of a third consecutive year of missing the postseason took a complete turn in the right direction. The Lions went 4-1 down the stretch.

Read More...

Beaver Falls’ Jabarhi Cleckley works out during practice on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019.
Beaver Falls football team looks to turn 2018 success into championship
August 18, 2019
In 2016, for the first time since 1984, Beaver Falls celebrated a WPIAL championship. In defense of the title in 2017, the Tigers won one game. However, last year, Beaver Falls bounced back to win nine games before falling to eventual Class 3A champion Aliquippa in the semifinals.

Read More...

Hopewell’s Jamar Jeter works out during practice on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019.
New coach Weiss wants Hopewell to compete, be physical
Four-to-six, A-to-B. That phrase has become a team motto for the Hopewell Vikings in 2019 behind first-year coach Matt Weiss.

Read More...

Mt. Lebanon blanks Allderdice in Section 1-6A
May 2, 2019
Mt. Lebanon celebrated five seniors on Wednesday and continued bringing joy to them and the fans, scoring eight runs in the bottom of the first en route to a 13-0 victory over Section 1-6A foe Allderdice.

Read More...

The Peters Township football prepares to host Mars in the WPIAL Class 5A playoffs Nov. 1, 2019.
Peters Township dominates Mars, heads to Class 5A semifinals
November 2, 2019
Fifth-seeded Peters Township cruised past 12th-seeded Mars, 47-6, in the first round of the WPIAL Class 5A playoffs.

Read More...

Cole Spencer’s big night leads Pine-Richland past Seneca Valley
October 19, 2019
Pine-Richland quarterback Cole Spencer threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more, leading his Class 6A No. 3 Rams (8-1, 6-1) to a 35-21 victory over No. 5 Seneca Valley (3-6, 3-4).

Read More...

Baldwin’s Joe Moller kicks the winning field goal in double overtime to lift the Fighting Highlanders past Bethel Park on Oct. 11, 2019, at Baldwin. Colton Brain (10) is the holder.
Baldwin’s breakthrough season continues with double OT win over Bethel Park
October 11, 2019
During pregame homecoming ceremonies Friday night, the 1999 Baldwin Highlanders football team was recognized on the 20th anniversary of the program’s last conference championship.

Read More...

Baldwin shuts out West Allegheny for 3rd straight win
October 4, 2019
An 82-yard touchdown run by Angelo Priore on the first play of the second half provided the knockout blow as Baldwin scored a 23-0 win over Baldwin on Friday night, sealing its first three-game winning streak since 2005.

Read More...

Mt. Lebanon pulls away in 4th quarter of win over Hempfield
September 27, 2019
Visawn Pennix had two carries for negative-18 yards halfway through the fourth quarter.

Read More...

Moon beats Baldwin for best start in six years
September 13, 2019
For the first time in six years, Moon is off to a 3-1 start.

Read More...

West Allegheny’s Nico Flati celebrates a play during a game against Chartiers Valley on Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, at West Allegheny.
Nico Flati’s clutch TD helps West Allegheny edge Chartiers Valley
August 30, 2019
Nico Flati’s 37-yard touchdown run on a fourth-and-2 play with less than 90 seconds left in the game lifted West Allegheny to a 35-31 victory over Chartiers Valley on Friday night.

Read More...

Baldwin held in check against Avalon (Md.)
August 23, 2019
After fumbling the opening possession and allowing a touchdown just a few plays later, Avalon faced a 7-0 deficit. But the Black Knights took control from then on, defeating Baldwin(0-1, 0-0), 26-7, in a game that was part of the Western Pa. vs. Everyone Showcase at Woodland Hills’ Wolvarena.

Read More...

New Brighton quarterback Jackson Hall works out during practice Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, in New Brighton.
Veteran New Brighton looks to continue upward trend
August 19, 2019
Through five weeks of the 2018 season, New Brighton had 1-4 record. What had the look of a third consecutive year of missing the postseason took a complete turn in the right direction. The Lions went 4-1 down the stretch.

Read More...

Beaver Falls’ Jabarhi Cleckley works out during practice on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019.
Beaver Falls football team looks to turn 2018 success into championship
August 18, 2019
In 2016, for the first time since 1984, Beaver Falls celebrated a WPIAL championship. In defense of the title in 2017, the Tigers won one game. However, last year, Beaver Falls bounced back to win nine games before falling to eventual Class 3A champion Aliquippa in the semifinals.

Read More...

Hopewell’s Jamar Jeter works out during practice on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019.
New coach Weiss wants Hopewell to compete, be physical
Four-to-six, A-to-B. That phrase has become a team motto for the Hopewell Vikings in 2019 behind first-year coach Matt Weiss.

Read More...

Mt. Lebanon blanks Allderdice in Section 1-6A
May 2, 2019
Mt. Lebanon celebrated five seniors on Wednesday and continued bringing joy to them and the fans, scoring eight runs in the bottom of the first en route to a 13-0 victory over Section 1-6A foe Allderdice.

Read More...

click me