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This Week on the MSA Sports Network – 02/28/2011
February 28, 2011
The 2011 edition of the Battle to the Bluff concludes as we say so long to February and hello to March this week ONLY here on the MSA Sports Network.

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PIHL High School Hockey News and Notes – 02/27/2011
February 27, 2011
Welcome to a special Saturday edition of "PIHL News and Notes," your continuing source for all the scholastic hockey happenings you may not hear about on "The PIHL Power Play." We still have until March 7 before the 2011 Penguins Cup Playoffs begin, but believe it or not, the Nailers and Chiefs Cup tournaments get started today.

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Imani Christian and Portersville Christian Win 2011 SWCAC Hoop Crowns
February 26, 2011
The 2011 South Western Christian Athletic Conference boys and girls basketball playoffs are in the books as top seeds Imani Christian for the boys and Portersville Christian for the girls have claimed championships. Here are recaps from the two title games heard here on MSA Sports, plus all of the scores from both the boys and girls 2011 SWCAC basketball playoffs.

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WPIAL Class AAA Individual Wrestling Sectional Results – 02/26/2011
The WPIAL held its individual wrestling sectionals in Class AAA on Saturday to set the field for the district championships March 3rd through March 5th. Here are the results from all five sections with the top five wrestlers in each weight class qualifying for the 2011 WPIAL Class AAA Individual Wrestling Championships. WPIAL CLASS AAA SECTION 1 at Plum High School

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NA’s Connor Kuremsky King of WPIAL Diving with 4th Straight WPIAL AAA Title
Many folks think grand slams are reserved for baseball only. Others think more along the lines of professional tennis and golf. Maybe you think a grand slam is for breakfast.

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P-R’s Lauren Lamendola Claims WPIAL AAA Diving Gold
With Samantha Pickens and her three year stranglehold on the WPIAL Girls Class AAA diving title gone to the University of Arizona, there was opportunity today at Pine-Richland High School. In addition to Pickens, all of the top five finishers from 2010 had graduated. Seizing the opportunity was Lauren Lamendola from Pine-Richland.

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WPIAL Basketball Playoff Recaps for Saturday, February 26th
After a quiet opening round, the upsets kept coming Saturday in a wild Quarterfinals weekend around the WPIAL. Two more top-seeds, Shaler in Boys AAAA and Vincentian Academy in Girls A were ousted in round two while a couple of other high seeds either survived scares or were eliminated from the chase.

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SSA’s Geoff Alexander Golden For a 4th Time in 2011 WPIAL Class AA Individual Wrestling Championships
The 2011 WPIAL Class AA Individual Wrestling tournament had a bit of a rhythm to it Saturday at Chartiers Valley High School, with many wrestlers duplicating previous gold medal victories. The story of the night was the 4th WPIAL championship for Shady Side Academy's Geoff Alexander, who became the 20th wrestler in WPIAL history to win gold in all four years of his high school career.

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Scholastic Notebook – 02/25/2011
February 25, 2011
Do some numbers crunching after the First Round of the WPIAL basketball playoffs and it's quite clear that Section 2 of Class AAA is a beast

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WPIAL Basketball Playoff Recaps for Friday, February 25th
Quarterfinals Friday saw most of the higher seeds advance in Boys AAA, Boys A, Girls AAAA and Girls AA. Most of them. Boys A #1-seed Rochester, Boys AAA #2-seed West Mifflin and Girls AA #2-seed Riverside all saw their district title teams get washed away in the second round. Here are recaps from ALL eight boys and eight girls contests on Quarterfinals Friday.

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Uniontown’s Jones Repeats as WPIAL Boys AA Diving Champ
For the second year in a row, Uniontown senior Jonathan Jones walked away golden from the WPIAL AA Diving Championships Friday afternoon at South Park High School. The Bucknell recruit will get another preview of his future college when he and five other seniors represent the WPIAL at Bucknell University in the PIAA Championships.

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Riverside’s Jenny Ard is The Golden Girl in WPIAL Girls AA Diving Finals
For Jenny Ard, this has been a long time coming. Ard, the senior, has finished in fourth place in the WPIAL AA Diving Championships two years in a row, but was able to overtake Kathleen Dunst during the final round of competition to bring the gold medal back to Riverside Friday afternoon at South Park High School.

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WPIAL Basketball Playoff Recaps for Thursday, February 24th
February 24, 2011
Finally, some surprises. On the fourth day of the opening round of the WPIAL basketball playoffs, three double seed teams from girls Class AAA advanced to the second round with wins over the 3rd, 4th and 6th seeds. Plus, 2nd-seed in Mount Lebanon in boys Class AAAA needed double overtime to advance to Round Two.

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Hempfield Strikes Gold, Sweeps Boys and Girls WPIBL Bowling Titles
It was a clean sweep on the alleys for Hempfield as both the boys and girls bowling teams captured titles in the 2011 WPIBL team championships. On Wednesday, the Spartans' boys captured gold for the first time since 2003 while on Thursday, the Hempfield girls cruised to a fourth consecutive bowling crown and their sixth championship in nine years.

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WPIAL Basketball Playoff Recaps for Wednesday, February 23rd
February 23, 2011
The trend of favorites moving on continued on the third day of the opening round of the 2011 WPIAL Basketball Playoffs. After a day's wait, 20 First Round games were played in Boys AAA and A and Girls AAAA and AA.

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WPIAL/City League Boys Basketball Standings
February 22, 2011
Here are the FINAL WPIAL and Pittsburgh City League boys basketball standings for the 2010-2011 season, plus the FINAL PLAYOFF CLINCHINGS for the 2011 WPIAL Boys Basketball Playoffs. The standings will be updated daily throughout the regular season here on the MSA Sports Network. Weekly WPIAL boys hoops rankings are released each Tuesday during the regular season.

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WPIAL/City League Girls Basketball Standings
Here are the FINAL WPIAL and Pittsburgh City League girls basketball standings for the 2010-2011, February 21st, plus ALL THE FINAL PLAYOFF CLINCHINGS for the 2011 WPIAL Girls Basketball Playoffs. The standings will be updated daily throughout the regular season here on the MSA Sports Network. Weekly WPIAL girls roundball rankings are released each Monday during the regular season.

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This Week on the MSA Sports Network – 02/21/2011
February 21, 2011
The 2011 edition of the Battle to the Bluff continues this week ONLY here on the MSA Sports Network.

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PIHL High School Hockey News & Notes – 02/21/2011
Welcome to another edition of "PIHL News and Notes," your continuing source for all the scholastic hockey happenings you may not hear about on "The PIHL Power Play." With less than two weeks of regular season games left in the major classifications, now seems an appropriate time to take one final snapshot of the current playoff field before all is decided.

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WPIAL Class AA Individual Wrestling Sectional Results 2011
February 20, 2011
The WPIAL held its individual wrestling sectionals in Class AA on Saturday to set the field for the district championships this upcoming weekend. Here are the results from all three sections with the top five wrestlers in each weight class qualifying for the 2011 WPIAL Class AA Individual Wrestling Championships this Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

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