PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — All good things must come to an end. Unfortunately, this includes one of the most exciting stories in the history of WPIAL football.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The present looks bleak for the Pittsburgh Pirates, who have slipped to third in the National League Wild Card race, and now look to be a long shot to take down Cincinnati for the NL Central lead. But the future looks quite bright, as another group of Pirates has taken a different title from the Reds.
A skating rink in Donora is the home of champions, but it has nothing to do with ice. Instead, we’re talking roller skates. Rebecca Geisler, 12, of Carrick, practices under the gaze of rink owner and coach Linda Miner. Her hard work has paid off; she recently won a gold medal in her age group at the Roller Skating National Championships in Fort Wayne, Ind.
93.7 The Fan’s high school sports reporter takes a closer look at what’s in store Friday night for each of the four newly-crowned WPIAL football champions.