New Castle H.S. Basketball Team Receives National RecognitionA high school basketball team from our area is receiving a big honor.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Week 9 PreviewPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- For the 64 teams who have been fortunate enough to secure spots in the WPIAL Football Playoffs, Week Nine represents the end of an always frantic, fast-paced regular season.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Week 8 PreviewBEAVER FALLS, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) -- The Beaver Falls Tigers (6-0, 7-0) are one of 16 unbeaten teams in the WPIAL entering Week Eight of the regular season.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Week 5 PreviewPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- As you get ready to head to your game, here's a look at the schedule for the latest MaxPreps Southwestern Pennsylvania top ten, and what's at stake for each of them this week.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Washington Tailback McKenzie Done For The SeasonWASHINGTON, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) -- The news from the biggest name on the Little Prexies was sobering, as top WPIAL recruit Shai McKenzie tweeted he will have surgery to repair a torn ACL, missing the rest of the 2013 season.
The "Mr. High School Sports" Podcast - Week 3 EditionPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- Week Three of the 2013 high school football season gets underway with a handful of games kicking off at 7:00 tonight, and the rest at 7:30. As you get ready to head to your game, here's a look at the schedule for the latest MaxPreps Southwestern Pennsylvania top ten:
"Mr. High School Sports" - Same Goals For New Team Leaders At North AlleghenyWEXFORD, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) -- Friday looks to be a rigorous start for visiting Mount Lebanon, which has one of the toughest schedules in the Commonwealth. This year, however, Art Walker might say the same about his Tigers.
Panther Hollow: Belle Vernon's Johnson Clears A Path For ProgressPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- National Letter of Intent Day for major college football was a good one for Pitt, especially when Tyler Boyd joined its 27-man recruiting class, and fellow WPIAL superstar Dorian Johnson, another incoming Panther, saw it coming.
"Mr. High School Sports" LIVE From Antimarino StadiumFollow our live updates and notes as Gateway (5-0, 5-0; No. 16 MaxPreps) hosts North Allegheny (4-0, 5-0; No. 2 MaxPreps) in a rematch of the 2011 postseason, and a possible 2012 WPIAL Class AAAA Final preview...
"Mr. High School Sports" - Quick Outs: Bears, Bulldogs, Brumbaughs, And BlowoutsAs is typically the case these days, the turning point of Friday's game at Neil Brown Stadium happened several minutes before kickoff, when the Clairton Bears (5-0, 5-0) took the field.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Raiders Looking For RedemptionNot only must Seneca Valley show mettle against one of the toughest teams in Class AAAA Thursday night, it must also show resiliency. The last time it had a chance to greatly improve its stead in the Northern Eight Conference, things went less than swimmingly.
"Mr. High School Sports" - State Basketball Champs Need Coach, State Football Champs Lead RankingsA number of news outlets have published their PIAA football preseason rankings for the 2012 season, which kicks off around these parts next Friday, including brother website MaxPreps, which tabs defending Class AAAA state champ Central Dauphin as number one in the Commonwealth, regardless of classification.