After considering holdout, The Birdie is back prognosticating A-K Valley games
August 18, 2018After flying back north this summer from his undisclosed offseason home, The Birdie heard all about the contract dispute between the Pittsburgh Steelers and a
Springdale rebuilds roster after heavy losses to graduationSeth Napierkowski experienced success and overcame challenges last season in his first year as coach of the Springdale Dynamos. This year, however, he has to
Aaron Epps tabbed to lead Springdale boys basketball program
August 15, 2018Aaron Epps has been coaching on and off in the WPIAL for almost 15 years, but all of his stints have been with girls teams.
A-K Valley notebook: Teams endure high temps during opening heat acclimatization workouts
August 6, 2018The PIAA's mandated heat acclimatization period for football began Monday, and Mother Nature obliged. With temperatures reaching into the upper 80s and lower 90s in
Springdale set to begin boys basketball coach interviews
July 3, 2018Springdale is getting ready to enter the second phase of its boys basketball coaching search. Athletic director Ray Davis said interviews will begin next week
Springdale’s Zolnierczyk on radar for Division I coaches
June 25, 2018Mike Zolnierczyk didn't really expect to play college soccer until a few years ago. A multi-sport athlete, he got a late start into the world
A-K Valley notebook: Springdale’s Zolnierczyk trains at D.C. United Academy
June 14, 2018Mike Zolnierczyk's last name isn't andquot;Smith,andquot; but he went to Washington just the same. Zolnierczyk, a rising senior goalkeeper at Springdale, received an opportunity to
Alle-Kiski Valley H.S. notebook: Positive vibes for area foursome
June 10, 2018It will be a positive night for a quartet of Alle-Kiski Valley athletes Tuesday at the Sen. John Heinz History Center. Springdale's Moriah Becker (track
Hines Ward to present annual Positive HS Athlete Awards
June 7, 2018A total of $30,000 in scholarships will be awarded to dozens of WPIAL student-athletes as part of the seventh annual Positive High School Athlete Awards.
NFL, WNBA represented in WPIAL Hall of Fame class
June 1, 2018Active players from the NFL and WNBA are among the WPIAL Hall of Fame class set for induction Saturday at a ceremony in Green Tree.
Zo Gardner of New Castle Basketball on TribLive HSSN Center Stage – UPMC Sports Medicine “Stay Strong and Play On”