Bentworth's Jonathan Vargo recovers from a stalling call and McGuffey's Christian Clutter starts strong, both advancing to the PIAA Class AA quarterfinals in Hershey.
The Beth-Center High School wrestling team made history Saturday by qualifying for its first PIAA Class AA Team Tournament event.
Seeds, opponents, times and locations were determined for the 12 area high school football teams for the first round of the WPIAL playoffs.
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.
Peters Township and Waynesburg girls soccer teams receive first-round byes; Bentworth and Belle Vernon are No. 3 seeds for the WPIAL playoffs that begin Saturday.
The top four teams in the Interstate Conference play one another, West Greene hosts top-ranked Clairton and Burgettstown hopes to avoid a regular-season collapse it had one year ago.
Several area volleyball teams have clinched a playoff berth. Others are hoping a final strong push will help them qualify for the postseason.
Two local running backs nearing milestone entering Week 6 of the high school football season.
The Interstate Conference gets even murkier. Being one dimensional can be disastrous against South Fayette. The defense continues to power Burgettstown.
A showdown in Class 4A, injuries taking a toll and offenses look to stay hot as we move to the back half of the schedule.
Several area players find themselves near the top of several statistical categories in WPIAL football. With mismatches mostly across the board, they could continue to move up those lists.