Peters Township defensive back Donovan McMillon, who is the most heavily recruited football player from Washington County in more than a decade, recently narrowed his list of finalists to five schools.
This edition of “When Sports Were Played” takes us back exactly 13 years, to May 29, 2007, and the WPIAL baseball championship game between Peters Township and Bethel Park.
Today’s “When Sports Were Played” goes back to Nov. 19, 2011, when Peters Township’s girls soccer team won its second of a remarkable three consecutive state championships.
The WPIAL approved a new scheduling format and it’s designed to prevent teams from pitching their ace against the same section opponent twice in a season
For today’s “When Sports Were Played” we travel back 30 years and one day, to May 15, 1990, when Peters Township distance runner Kathy Knabb dominated the WPIAL Class AA Track & Field Championships, winning three events and setting two meet records.
The local area has never been known as a hotbed for high school tennis, but in today’s “When Sports Were Played” we revisit it’s high-water mark, Nov. 3, 2007, when two girls doubles teams each won PIAA championships.
Joe Rossi can rattle off names of former South Fayette High School football players he considered “camp kids.”
For today’s “When Sports Were Played,” we go back to Nov. 20, 2010, when Peters Township, the girls soccer team that was considered too soft to win a state championship, changed its reputation and started a three-year run of domination by defeating Archbishop Wood for the PIAA Class 3A title.
In today’s installment of “When Sports Were Played,” we go back to June 7, 2004, when Peters Township’s baseball team ended the season for Pine-Richland and the Pittsburgh Pirates’ first-round draft pick.
The coronavirus throws a curve ball into the recruiting of all athletes, including Peters Township football players Donovan McMillon and Corban Hondru.
In this “When Sports Were Played,” we go back exactly 16 years, to March 28, 2004, when Peters Township’s hockey team used a remarkable comeback to win the Penguin Cup.
Four local boys teams advanced to the PIAA boys basketball playoffs that begin later this week. Here is what to know when they tip off in first-round games.
Dolan Waldo led a balanced scoring effort of four Bethel Park players in double figures in a win over Peters Township.
McGuffey not only is tied for first place in its section. The Highlanders lead the entire WPIAL in a statistical category. That and West Greene's tough upcoming schedule and what local basketball teams would be playoff bound if the season ended today.
Through a cold and steady rain, second-seeded Gateway hit just enough chunk plays to edge fifth-seeded Peters Township, 21-20, in the WPIAL Class 5A football championship game Saturday night at soggy Norwin High School.
It's a simple strategy for Peters Township in the program's first appearance in a WPIAL championship: be yourself.
Peters Township's Donovan McMillan has gone from diminutive to dominant, helping lead the Indians to their first ever WPIAL championship and having Power 5 schools interested.