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High School Football

Alex Bookser, Mt. Lebanon

“Mr. High School Sports” – Mount Lebanon Out To Earn Respect From Quad-A Champs

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Mike Melnyk could probably empathize with someone like Paul Chryst. They’re both in the second year of their present jobs, and they’re both beginning their seasons by leading the team […]

93-7 The Fan–08/29/2013

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Rain Ruins High School’s Football Field Just As Season Begins

About 2 inches of rain fell in an hour on Friday at the Southmoreland High School football stadium, and as the photos show, it wreaked havoc on the field.

08/27/2013

Clairton Bears

“Mr. High School Sports” – Big And Small, The WPIAL (Still) Has It All

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — External perception of high school football in western Pennsylvania may have mellowed over the past couple generations, but the footprint left by the WPIAL on the national canvas is still large.

93-7 The Fan–08/22/2013

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Special Practice Gear Keeps Proper Football Tackling On Target

Could a practice uniform protect you from concussions? The North Hills school district hopes so. They get exclusive use of pads, and eventually jerseys, to keep proper tackling on target.

08/16/2013

Mike Caputo

“Mr. High School Sports” – Where Have You Gone, Mike Caputo?

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Former Perry athlete Mallory Claybourne, recently offered by Pitt, has confirmed to one source he will play for the new Renaissance Christian Academy program for his senior season.

93-7 The Fan–07/10/2013

Tyler Boyd

“Mr. High School Sports” – Pitt Is It For Clairton’s Boyd

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (93-7 THE FAN) — On what was otherwise a rough day for Pitt, the football program received great news that it hopes will offset a recent disappointment on the recruiting frontier.

93-7 The Fan–01/06/2013

Clairton with PIAA football trophy

“Mr. High School Sports” – How Bout Dat? Boyd, Defense Dominate For Clairton

HERSHEY, P.A. (93-7 THE FAN) — Tyler Boyd, perhaps the most bountiful byproduct of his team’s historic journey, fell shy of the state record for career touchdowns. Commit that to memory, because it’s pretty much the only shortcoming of the Clairton Class of 2013.

93-7 The Fan–12/17/2012

Clairton with PIAA football trophy

Clairton Bears Claim 4th Straight State Title

The Clairton Bears have done it again. The Bears won the Single-A state football championship in Hershey over Dunmore 20-0.

12/14/2012

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Clairton Bears Winning Streak Continues, Will Play For State Title

The Clairton Bears have done it again. Impressively. They won Friday’s game against Port Allegany 44-12.

12/07/2012

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Know The Score: Dec. 7, 2012

It doesn’t get any bigger than high school football in Western Pennsylvania. We’re committed to bringing you the best team coverage in the region.

12/07/2012

Tyler Boyd

Clairton High School’s Boyd Named To U.S. Army All-American Game

In Clairton, high school football star Tyler Boyd was presented with a U.S. Army All-American Bowl game jersey on Monday. He is the first player from Clairton High School to ever make the game.

12/05/2012

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Know The Score: Nov. 30, 2012

It doesn’t get any bigger than high school football in Western Pennsylvania. We’re committed to bringing you the best team coverage in the region.

11/30/2012

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Know The Score: Nov. 23, 2012

It doesn’t get any bigger than high school football in Western Pennsylvania and we’re committed to bringing you the best team coverage in the region.

11/23/2012

Clairton Bears

Fans Cheer On Bears As Clairton Sets Pa. High School Record

Heinz Field. Playoffs. Tiny Clairton takes aim at their fifth straight WPIAL title, and a Pennsylvania high school record: 60 consecutive victories. More than half the boys in the senior class play for the Bears.

11/23/2012

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Clairton Bears Going For State Record

It’s almost a year since the Clairton Bears won their third consecutive Class A state football championship. More than three years have passed since the Bears have lost a game.

11/21/2012

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