WPIAL Class 3A roundup: East Allegheny cruises past Valley in Allegheny Conference

Saturday, October 24, 2020 | 12:28 AM

John DiNapoli threw for 170 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 101 yards to lead No. 4 East Allegheny to a 41-8 victory over Valley (2-4, 1-4) in Class 3A Allegheny Conference play Friday night.

Michael Smith caught three passes for 128 yards and a touchdown for East Allegheny (5-1, 3-1) while teammate Praishaun Gainer scored on a 19-yard run and a 65-yard punt return.

East Allegheny tied for second place in the conference and will learn the WPIAL football committee’s decision on a possible playoff berth Saturday.

Elijah Murray scored on a 25-yard interception return for Valley.

Yough 48, Brownsville 0 — C.J. Waldier caught three passes for 134 yards and two touchdowns and returned an interception 60 yards for a TD as Yough (2-5, 1-4) blanked Brownsville (0-7, 0-5) in the Interstate Conference.

Gamal Marbaille ran for 105 yards and two touchdowns while Gavin Roebuck threw for 134 yards and two TDs.

Keystone Oaks 52, Hopewell 34 — Logan Shrubb ran for 309 yards and three touchdowns while passing for 104 yards to lead Keystone Oaks (4-2, 3-1) to the Northwestern 6 win over Hopewell (2-5, 2-3). Tyler Perry added three rushing touchdowns for Keystone Oaks.

Kaden Sarver tossed for 212 yards and two touchdowns for Hopewell while Jamar Jeter caught seven passes for 170 yards and a TD.

Central Valley 51, Burrell 0 — Ameer Dudley threw for 118 yards and a touchdown as Class 3A No. 1 Central Valley (7-0) shut out Burrell (2-5) in nonconference play. Landon Alexander ran for 117 yards and a touchdown.

South Allegheny 68, Deer Lakes 7 — South Allegheny improved to 4-3 overall with a convincing nonconference victory over Deer Lakes, which finished the season 0-7 overall.

Check out Trib HSSN game coverage of other Class 3A games:

Freeport at North Catholic

Mt. Pleasant at South Park

Southmoreland at Elizabeth Forward

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