Penn-Trafford sending 4 players to PIHL All-Star games
January 18, 2019The Penn-Trafford hockey team will be well represented at the PIHL All-Star Games later this month Seniors Ben Leslie, Gavin Patrick and Jack Hughes, along with junior defenseman Seth Poziviak, will play in the Class AA game. andquot;I was an assistant coach the previous two years, and the most we
Plum’s Adamski to play in 2nd straight PIHL all-star gameA.J Adamski is the captain for the Plum hockey team, and like a good captain, he rattled off several names of his teammates before discussing what it meant to be selected for a second consecutive PIHL All-Star Game. andquot;We have a lot of good players on our team like Daniel
Franklin Regional hockey trio finally gets to play in all-star game togetherDaniel Soltesz, Olda Virag and Mathieu Sliva are best friends, so, naturally, they got together to listen to the TribHSSN PIHL Power Play show last week for the revealing of all-star rosters. With this being their senior year, they wanted to hear all three of their names called, so they
Norwin duo selected to play in PIHL All-Star gameThere's always a few signs that a program is turning things around. The first sign is wins and losses. Another is a shot at reaching the postseason. One other sign is gaining the respect from peers in the sport. The Norwin hockey team can now check all the above boxes.
Baldwin hockey rallies to extend winning streak to 3Three quick goals, and it was all over. Baldwin scored three times late to defeat visiting Penn-Trafford, 5-3, on Jan. 14 in a PIHL Class AA game at Ice Castle Arena. It was an important matchup as both teams are battling for a playoff berth. andquot;It wasn't the best our
QV hockey’s four all-star honorees hope they also have playoffs in their futuresQuaker Valley's 3-10 record doesn't do the team's talent justice. The number of players selected for the PIHL Class AA All-Star game hits the mark a bit better. The Quakers are tied for the second-most all-stars with four. Pine-Richland and Hampton are the only two teams with five players chosen
Sewickley Academy’s high-scoring senior Hajdukiewicz glides into all-star gameEvery top player has a highlight reel, and Matthew Hajdukiewicz could put together a compilation of goals longer than many. The Sewickley Academy senior ranks third in the PIHL with 27 goals, so it was given he would earn a spot in the Class A all-star game. andquot;I've just approached
Goalie Shannon headlines Baldwin hockey all-starsBaldwin goaltender Cole Shannon has been a fixture at the PIHL all-star showcase event. Shannon, a senior, recently was selected to play in his third consecutive all-star game. The four-game showcase will take place Jan. 27 at Robert Morris Island Sports Complex on Neville Island. andquot;This year was especially the
Carnegie-area hockey teams send collection to all-star games
January 17, 2019When the PIHL All-Star rosters were released, South Fayette coach Frank Certo wasn't surprised by the selections from his squad. Senior forward Ian Kumar and junior goalie Bruce Hardman will represent the Lions in the Class A game. The duo has helped South Fayette (11-1) become one of the top
North Allegheny hockey team rides wave of all-starsNorth Allegheny senior forward Dylan Watkins is relishing the thought of sharing a locker room with Peters Township's Torrey Schwartz and Ryan Luppe. Sure, 20 days ago the teams squared off to determine which would top the standings in the PIHL's Class AAA. But when it comes time for the
Hampton hockey program gets hot at right timeHockey fans in the Pittsburgh region are used to seeing their professional team start slow and improve as the season wears on. Hampton is trying to imitate that story arc. The Talbots finished off No. 2-ranked Mars by a 7-4 victory to reach 7-6, the first time over .500 since
Hampton hockey team boasts 4 all-starsFour Hampton hockey players made the PIHL Class AA All-Star team for the 2018-19 season. Senior forwards Justin Adamski and Michael Orban, along with senior defenseman Will Meglio and junior goalie Jake McGee, will represent the Talbots in the four-game showcase Jan. 27 at the Robert Morris Island Sports Complex
Trib HSSN PIHL player of the week: Montour’s Ritchy Froehlich Jr.
January 13, 2019During the second period of Montour's 13-1 win Monday against North Hills, Class A's third-leading scorer, Michael Felsing, was on the bench, sitting next to another sophomore, Anthony Migliozzi. The pair watched their captain, senior Ritchy Froehlich Jr., score a goal to make it 9-1 and secure a hat trick.
Trib HSSN’s PIHL Team of the Week: Montour Spartansandquot;Everything was clicking.andquot; Those were the words Clay Shell used to summarize Montour's 13-1 win over North Hills on Jan. 7. It was a win against an Indians' team that is in fourth place in the Class A North Division. The Spartans hadn't played since Dec. 17, when they picked
Latrobe hockey looking to get back on track against Franklin RegionalLatrobe's hockey team is looking to reverse momentum. The Wildcats had a successful early part of December. They won three games going into the holiday break, but then they went 0-3 at a holiday tournament at Harmarville. Latrobe rebounded for a 5-0 win over Moon to open 2019, but dropped
Pine-Richland remains atop PIHL power rankingsEvery Monday during the 2018-19 PIHL hockey season, the TribLive High School Sports Network releases Power Rankings. These rankings have zero classification boundaries. Here are the rankings for the week of Jan. 13. Overall record includes wins, losses, ties and overtime losses. PIHL TRIB 10 1. Pine-Richland Rams (12-0-0-0) (Last
PIHL standings through Jan. 13, 2019Here are the latest PIHL high school hockey standings through Jan. 13. Check out weekly broadcasts, along with the PIHL Power Play Show at 8 p.m. Wednesdays at TribHSSN.TribLive.com. Exclusive coverage of the 2019 PIHL Penguins Cup hockey playoffs can be heard and viewed in March on the TribLive High
Fox Chapel’s Veltri gets another shot in USHL
January 12, 2019Fox Chapel native Chad Veltri put up good numbers in net at every level of hockey he had played in the last few years, and this season he got a long-awaited chance to play in the USHL, the top junior hockey league in the country. But after a 10-game run
PIHL selects all-stars for annual 4-game showcase
January 9, 2019The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League released the rosters for the 2019 all-star games. The four-game showcase is set for Jan. 27 at the Robert Morris University Island Sports Complex on Neville Island. The Division II game is at noon, followed by Class A at 2 p.m., Class AA at 4
Trib HSSN’s PIHL Team of the Week: Latrobe IceCats
January 6, 2019Last season, the Latrobe IceCats won a division title and were the No. 1 seed in the Class AA Penguins Cup Playoffs. Their playoff exit came sooner than hoped, as it bowed out in the first round, losing 1-0 in overtime to No. 4 Quaker Valley. Fast forward to the
Franklin Regional game tying goal and West Allegheny game winning goal in the boys 3A PIAA semifinal
Central Catholic stars out fast but the Seneca Valley’s defense comes up big in a win over Central Catholic during first round 6A WPIAL action at Fox Chapel High School.
Seton LaSalle’s Gabe Rosario scores with an assist from T.J. Cherry against Springdale during boys A soccer consolation game.
Shady Side Academy repels a late charge by Deer Lakes in the boys 2A WPIAL semifinal at North Alleghen
Zo Gardner of New Castle Basketball on TribLive HSSN Center Stage – UPMC Sports Medicine “Stay Strong and Play On”