UNIONTOWN – The hype surrounding Wednesday’s non-section boys basketball game between Laurel Highlands, the undefeated and top-ranked team in the WPIAL’s Class 5A, and Belle Vernon, the undefeated and top-ranked team in Class 4A, was warranted.
Devin Whitlock scored two first-half touchdowns and Quinton Martin added a fourth-quarter score as Belle Vernon stopped Thomas Jefferson, 21-7, on a frigid Friday night in the WPIAL Class 4A semifinals at West Mifflin High School.
BELLE VERNON — Quinton Martin caught two scoring passes for Devin Whitlock and ran for two more scores, powering Belle Vernon to a 49-0 victory over Trinity in a Class 4A Big Eight Conference game Friday night on the gold turf at James Weir Stadium.
The Bentworth girls soccer program clinched its 12th consecutive WPIAL playoff berth by defeating Beth-Center 4-0 Thursday in a Class A Section 2 match.
BRIDGEVILLE — Devin Whitlock passed for 135 yards, rushed for 133 and was responsible for five touchdowns as Belle Vernon stomped on Chartiers Valley, 49-14 Friday in a nonconference game.
A threat to put up a triple-double on any given night, Devin Whitlock was the driving force behind a powerful Belle Vernon team.
The high school sports seasons in Pennsylvania were brought to a sudden end before they began last spring, and the fall seasons have been played with safer, socially distant guidelines. But what hasn’t changed in high school athletics is the recruiting game.