The first whistle of the season had not sounded and Washington High School’s wrestling team had already been handed its first loss of the season.
If the players from Washington High School are going to raise the trophy celebrating the WPIAL Class 2A championship, the Prexies might have to overcome two opponents.
The positive change in Washington's defense from last season to this has been something to behold. A look inside the numbers tells a story that could send the Prexies to another WPIAL championship appearance with another dominating performance Friday night.
The WPIAL announced sites for the Class 2A and 5A high school football semifinal games Friday night. The district championships for Class 6A, 4A, 3A and A will all be played Saturday at Heinz Field.
Plenty of things went wrong Friday night for Washington. The Prexies persevered to beat rival McGuffey for the Century Conference title.
Washington quarterback Zack Swartz will be a key tonight when the Prexies play McGuffey in the "Game of the Century."
McGuffey knows what it wants to do on offense, but the Highlanders have shown they aren't afraid to throw it around when needed.
Each time he goes out for a walk or a jog, Nick Milchovich is reminded of it. The hurt, the pain and the agony of being injured and defeated.
ALVERTON — Zack Swartz and Zahmere Robinson each returned interceptions for touchdowns and Washington overcame a slow start to roll past Southmoreland 44-16 in a Century Conference game Friday at Russ Grimm Field.
Sometimes, it’s hard to understand school boards. They do things behind closed doors in a process called executive session and sometimes never re-emerge. Who knows how many school board members have entered those doors, never to be seen again.
Carmichaels golf and local soccer teams off to fast starts. Several local high school football players find themselves near the top of certain WPIAL statistics.
Belle Vernon and Thomas Jefferson renew their rivalry. Washington, which plays Saturday, will try to reach a win landmark.
West Greene continues to score. Chartiers-Houston has kept teams from scoring. Avella beats somebody outside of the Tri-County South Conference. Week 1 had us flipping through our calendars for oddities and much more.
Zahmere Robinson rushed for three touchdowns, including two in the third quarter, as Washington pulled away in the second half for a 42-14 victory over Charleroi in a Class 2A Interstate Conference game at Wash High Stadium on Friday night.
Week Zero offered a lot. From no officials to Monday Night Football, here is what we learned from a busy opening week of the high school football season.
High school football teams will report to camp in exactly one month. Here are five teams to watch before July quickly turns into August and the season is upon us.
Numbers don't lie with the success of both the Chartiers-Houston High School softball program and the big three — McKenna Lampe, Madison Lampe and Kaitlyn Rizor — from West Greene. Also, keeping up to date with recruiting news for several local high school football players.
Peters Township tennis continues to find success with juggled lineup, local high school football to be televised and several recruiting notes.
Keeping up to date with local college athletes in basketball, baseball, softball, wrestling and track and field.
The 1983-84 Washington High School boys basketball team wasn’t the most spectacular outfit to look at. No one really stood out. The team wasn’t great at anything except winning. And as they won WPIAL and state championships, the Little Prexies caught the fancy of local sports fans.