In its first year of existence Central Valley won the WPIAL Class AAA championship after falling to Montour in Week 6 of the 2010 regular season. In 2011 Central Valley picked up where it left off by beating Montour en route to the conference title, but the Spartans made the champs take their medicine in the district semifinals before capturing their first Class AAA crown since 1964.
We’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.
ROOT Sports studio host and WPIAL football play-by-play announcer Rob King joined 93.7 The Fan’s John Phillips on “The UPMC High School Football Show” Saturday to share his thoughts on last night’s network game.
(UPDATED 09/10/11) 93-7 The Fan’s high school sports blogger, who gave live updates from Montour-Hopewell Friday, looks back at the Vikings’ upset. Hear what prized D-1 prospect and Week 2 hero Rushel Shell had to say after the big win…
93-7 The Fan’s high school sports blogger talked to Hopewell’s head football coach about the keys to Friday night’s difficult conference test against a Class AAA favorite.
93-7 The Fan’s high school sports blogger talked to the Spartans about their big Parkway Conference test against Hopewell, our Game of the Week for Week 2.
Hopewell @ West Allegheny Has this Parkway Conference clash lost its luster since 2009 Player of the Year Mike Caputo went down with an ankle injury in Week 1? Yes and no. Ever since the […]
This week’s First Commonwealth Athlete of the Week is Rushel Shell, a junior tailback for the Hopewell football team. Although he and the rest of the Vikings are still a long way from the coveted […]