Keeping up with local high school athletics, including a new bill that would change the high school sports landscape in Pennsylvania, South Fayette golfer Luke Lestini qualifying for a national tournament and recruiting news.
In track, it typically always comes down to only a few seconds. Two neighboring Washington County schools found that out Friday at the PIAA Track & Field Championships at Shippensburg University.
In Kelly Ward's final year of his longtime career as the Burgettstown track coach, the Blue Devils will have their best representation at the PIAA Track & Field Championships the next two days at Shippensburg University.
There were multiple gold medals won by local boys at the WPIAL Track & Field Championships Thursday at Slippery Rock University.
Burgettstown enjoyed a successful day at the Washington-Greene County Coaches' Track & Field Championships.
After a tough three-game stretch two weeks ago, Canon-McMillan is back on track. Trinity continues to out-hit opponents, two neighboring schools could be fighting of a final playoff spot and Carmichaels could make it interesting in Class 2A Section 3.
HERSHEY – When Ken Hayman fell behind Braden Ricchini of Council Rock South early, there was no panic or desperation on the mat or in the coaches’ corner.
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 two-year realignment and swapping of sections vary from good to bad for area basketball teams. For Burgettstown, it only gets more difficult. For McGuffey, it's a chance to start over.
Seeds, opponents, times and locations were determined for the 12 area high school football teams for the first round of the WPIAL playoffs.
Washington and McGuffey renew their rivalry, Burgettstown goes for an undefeated season and Peters Township tries to put a bow on a regular season and conference championship.
Burgettstown threw an early scare into Carmichaels but the Lady Mikes regrouped and showed why they're the No. 2 seed in the WPIAL Class A girls volleyball playoffs.
Carmichaels grabs the highest seed out of the nine, local playoff teams with the second seed in the Class A playoffs.
With another dominant defense performance, Burgettstown stays undefeated and wins the Three Rivers Conference.
Four area teams can clinch at least a share or win their conference outright in Week 8 of the high school football season.
Defensive touchdown in the third quarter gives Burgettstown the key play in their non-section showdown with Mohawk to improve to 7-0 this season.
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.
Two local running backs nearing milestone entering Week 6 of the high school football season.