High School Sports

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Teen Swimmer Providing Inspiration At Norwin High School

Attend a swim team practice at Norwin High School, and it could be any school in any town – until one swimmer exits the pool, and you notice the white cane.

02/19/2014

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WPIAL Suspends Basketball Coach After Alleged Incident With Referee

A high school basketball coach will have to watch from the stands when his team competes in the WPIAL playoffs.

01/29/2014

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Family Fights Back After Washington HS Football Player Benched

At 6 foot 3 inches and 270 pounds, No. 55 Zach Blystone is the star right guard for the Washington High School football team.

10/11/2013

HS training

Tips for Parents of High School Athletes

No matter what the level of ability a high school student athlete has, parents should understand the value of getting involved in their child’s program of choice as they collectively enter one of the most important chapters of their lives.

08/22/2013

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South Park Girls’ Basketball Team Wins Championship

For the first time in the school’s history, the South Park High School girls’ basketball team won the PIAA state championship.

03/24/2013

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WPIAL Honors 4 Schools With Sportsmanship Award

ro sports are supposed to be the best of the best, but from watching the players on the field, you might not know it. Today, nearly 600 students from 80 WPIAL schools gathered at the Heinz History Center for a summit on sportsmanship.

11/14/2012

Gateway Gators

KDKA Investigation: Gateway High School Transfers

One of the stars of the Gateway Gators high school football team will be on the field Friday night. The WPIAL board of the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League has ruled that freshman, Aiden Howard, did not transfer into the district from the North Hills School District for athletic reasons.

10/23/2012

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WPIAL Thwarted In Blocking Athletic Transfers

They’re extremely talented young athletes – football standouts and basketball stars – who left their home school districts and now play for other schools. Have they been recruited? And did they transfer with athletic intent?

10/18/2012

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School Officials Prepare To Comply With New Concussion Law

Concussion was the topic of a meeting of more than 100 educators. Teachers, coaches, trainers and administrators are learning about the new state law that takes effect July 1st. The law says student athletes cannot play if they have concussion symptoms.

05/29/2012

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