As we prepare for Week 6 of the WPIAL football season, we continue with our newest feature of our website, The “Mr. High School Sports” Podcast. It’s a look back at the highlights of the previous weekend, and a look ahead at things to come in high school football.
In part one of our podcast, we recap Franklin Regional’s crucial win over Knoch in Class AAA Greater Allegheny Conference action Thursday night, we announce our nominees for the Week 5 Athlete Of The Week, and “Mr. High School Sports” explains why football might be evolving at the high school level in western Pennsylvania:
In part two of our podcast, we offer a special, extended preview of “Mr. High School Sports’” Game of the Week, which pits visiting North Allegheny (4-0, 5-0; No. 2 MaxPreps) against Gateway (5-0, 5-0; No. 12 MaxPreps) in a non-conference contest that could be a harbinger of this year’s WPIAL Class AAAA title game. Check out what we had to say about this one, and check out our live blog from Antimarino Stadium later this evening:
In part three of our podcast, we look ahead to some of the other big games throughout the WPIAL, including a battle of unbeatens in the Class A Big 7 Conference, and “Mr. High School Sports” offers his fearless predictions:
Check out the “Mr. High School Sports” blog for more high school football content, and revisit the CBS Pittsburgh family of websites Friday night to see how your team fared.
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