Several local high school basketball teams get a new lease on life by being pulled into the PIAA playoffs by the WPIAL's follow-the-leader system for determining postseason spots.
AVELLA — Justin Towler scored on two long touchdown runs as Monessen broke open a close game in the second half and defeated Avella 30-0 to garner a share of the Tri-County South Conference championship.
Carmichaels grabs the highest seed out of the nine, local playoff teams with the second seed in the Class A playoffs.
It had been seven years since Peters Township got the better of Bethel Park in a high school football game.
Younger Lampe paces West Greene girls to team title in Mingo Classic cross country meet. South Fayette girls and Ringgold boys also won team title.
Several area volleyball teams have clinched a playoff berth. Others are hoping a final strong push will help them qualify for the postseason.
Cochise Ryan scored six touchdowns as California cruised to its first victory of the season with a convincing 57-6 win over Avella in a Tri-County South Conference game.
A pair of quarterbacks start the season strong, impressive performances on defense and a team that embarrassed itself with a 74-point victory.
After winning 17 games between 2012-14, Avella has slipped back to winning two or fewer games a season in the last three years. The Eagles hope lay the groundwork to make the playoffs in 2018 and beyond.
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With a score of 200-20x, Phillips, a Waynesburg Central High School junior, earned a two-shot victory over the field to win the WPIAL Individual Rifle Championships at Dormont-Mt. Lebanon Sportsmen’s Club. The junior had the only perfect score in the event and that earned her and Waynesburg …
Winning pitcher Jade Renner went 3-for-3, hit two doubles, drove in five runs and only surrendered one hit in the circle as West Greene defeated Avella in three innings, 17-0, in a Section 2-A game Friday.
Bo Haines went 3-for-3 and drove in 5 runs to help Ringgold to a 16-1, 4-inning victory over McGuffey Thursday afternoon in a Section 3 game in Class 4A.
West Greene remained tied with Monessen for first place in Section 2-A with a 4-2 victory over visiting Carmichaels Wednesday.
Ringgold High School baseball player Bo Haines hits a game-winning home run to bring the Rams one step closer to a section title.
David Monaco hit a tiebreaking double in the fourth inning and two pitchers held Ringgold scoreless over the final three innings Monday as South Park edged the Section 3-AAAA-leading Rams 5-3.
Junior Cam Weston hit three of Canon-McMillan’s six home runs as the Big Macs overpowered Baldwin in five innings, 14-3, in a Class 6A Section 3 contest Friday afternoon.
Monessen senior pitcher Dana Vatakis did a little of everything in Monessen’s 8-0 victory over host Jefferson-Morgan in Section 2-A Wednesday.
Jake Broadwater and Bryce Bedilion combined to pitch a no-hitter as Jefferson-Morgan defeated Avella 10-0 in six innings.
AVELLA – Delano Brown threw four touchdown passes to send Summit Academy to a 44-20 victory over Avella in a nonconference game Friday night.