Dean Smith's Death Impacts Former Blackhawk StandoutThe sports world lost a coaching legend this weekend with the passing of legendary North Carolina men’s basketball coach Dean Smith.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Quick Outs: Contrite Foster Wins Parkway Prospect BattleThe history of WPIAL football is rich with talent that was properly cultivated and flourished at the collegiate and professional levels. Unfortunately, like everywhere else on the national gridiron, it is equally rich with talent that was undisciplined, and therefore, wasted.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Week 4 WPIAL Football PreviewWe break down the biggest games of the second week of the 2012 high school football season, including perspective from both coaches on KDKA’s Game of the Week between McKeesport and Penn-Trafford.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Quick Outs: Lessons Learned From Week 3We react to the biggest games and some of the more interesting results of Week 3 of the WPIAL football season.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Week 2 WPIAL Football PreviewWe break down the biggest games of the second week of the 2012 high school football season.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Week 1 WPIAL Football PreviewWe preview the biggest WPIAL football games from the opening weekend of the 2012 season, including our featured game between two Class AAAA contenders and new conference rivals.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Quick Outs: Class AAA Parkway Conference OutlookWe’re going to keep our preseason coverage going with a series of rapid-fire previews, focusing on the Parkway Conference in Class AAA, perhaps the toughest of them all. For six consecutive seasons at least one team from this section has reached Heinz Field, and quite frankly, we foresee 2012 becoming the seventh.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Omogrosso Swaps Yellow Socks for White SoxRemember the young man who nearly pitched Blackhawk to a Class AAA WPIAL Baseball Championship victory over Mount Lebanon at PNC Park? He's come a long way.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Blackhawk Chases Schneider, Runs Away from TJAlthough its shutout streak was halted, the baseball season was extended for Blackhawk (22-2) with an eventual 6-1 rout of Thomas Jefferson (17-6) in the PIAA Class AAA Quarterfinals at North Allegheny High School.
"Mr. High School Sports" - WPIAL Hall-of-Famer Remembers 'The Dunk'A recent WPIAL Hall of Fame inductee remembers his role in one of the more famous plays in NCAA men's basketball history.
"Mr. High School Sports" - WPIAL Baseball Championships: Cougars' Coronation 'Easy' as 1-2-3Blackhawk lefty Brendan McKay pitched 5 2/3 perfect innings and survived a perfectly imperfect bottom of the seventh inning to give the Cougars (21-2) a 1-0 win over Belle Vernon (18-5) at CONSOL Energy Park in the WPIAL Class AAA Baseball Final.
"Mr. High School Sports" - WPIAL Baseball Championship Matchups Almost Set