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“Mr. High School Sports” – Commonwealth Cold War Gets an Early Start

Watch Team Pittsburgh, featuring the top high school hockey players in the area, take on Team Philadelphia live in round robin play of the 26th annual America’s Showcase.

93-7 The Fan–04/13/2012

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Watch the America’s Showcase LIVE

Watch live as the best high school hockey players in Pittsburgh compete in a national tournament…

93-7 The Fan–04/11/2012

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Char’ Valley’s Sabilla Brings ‘Silly’ Skill to Team Pittsburgh

One of the driving offensive forces behind Team Pittsburgh in the annual America’s Showcase, beginning Wednesday morning, will be Chartiers Valley sniper and PIHL Class AA scoring champion Justin Sabilla.

93-7 The Fan–04/11/2012

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“Mr. High School Sports” – PIHL’s Finest Meets America’s Finest

Meet the team that will represent the greater Pittsburgh area in the 26th annual America’s Showcase, a tournament coming to the ‘Burgh that features the best of the best in scholastic hockey across the country.

93-7 The Fan–04/10/2012

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“Mr. High School Sports” – PA Cup Champs Honored at Pens Game

New Pennsylvania Cup champion Quaker Valley was invited to return to CONSOL Energy Center, where they also captured their third Penguins Cup all-time just days ago, for a special ceremony.

93-7 The Fan–03/28/2012

Council Rock South PA Cup celebration

“Mr. High School Sports” – West A Hockey Thrills Down to Last Seconds

They fell short of an unprecedented state title, but new Class AA Penguins Cup champion West Allegheny set a new standard of excellence.

93-7 The Fan–03/26/2012

LaSalle PA Cup celebration

“Mr. High School Sports” – Eastern Powerhouse Ends Bethel Park’s Epic Streak

One of the more remarkable win streaks in PIHL history ended Sunday, but Class AAA Penguins Cup champion Bethel Park still has hope for next season.

93-7 The Fan–03/26/2012

Bethel Park celebration

“Mr. High School Sports” – Penguins Cup Finals: Red-Hot Hawks Survive Defensive Struggle

In a game played largely between the blue lines, Bethel Park got a friendly bounce just inside the blue line to help the Hawks collect their first Penguins Cup since 2005.

93-7 The Fan–03/25/2012

West Allegheny celebration

“Mr. High School Sports” – Penguins Cup Finals: Grebosky Wings It for West A’s First Title

Matt Grebosky’s shot from the right wing defeated Erie Cathedral Prep at CONSOL Energy Center Saturday for West Allegheny’s first-ever Class AA Penguins Cup championship.

93-7 The Fan–03/25/2012

Quaker Valley celebration

“Mr. High School Sports” – Penguins Cup Finals: Quakers End Mars’ Reign

Mars was trying to become just the fourth team in the “modern era” of western PA high school hockey to win four Penguins Cups in a row, but Quaker Valley’s defense shut down the Planets for its first title in four years.

93-7 The Fan–03/25/2012

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Penguins Cup Quarterfinal Schedule

We preview the next round of the high school hockey playoffs, including a look at what happened the last time several of the quarterfinalists met each other…


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“Mr. High School Sports” – USC’s Sweeney Talks Title Defense

We link you to an exclusive interview with Upper St. Clair’s erstwhile playoff hero and All-Star forward, who talks about how difficult it is to defend his team’s Class AAA Penguins Cup title.

93-7 The Fan–03/13/2012

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“Mr. High School Sports” – LIVE Penguins Cup Playoff Blog from Bethel Park

We’ve got live updates on the First Round of the Penguins Cup Playoffs throughout Monday night…

93-7 The Fan–03/12/2012

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“Mr. High School Sports” – 2012 Penguins Cup Playoff Preview

Here’s a comprehensive guide to this year’s high school hockey playoffs, which begin tonight at 7:00, along with some useful links to more of the best Penguins Cup coverage in the area.

93-7 The Fan–03/12/2012

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“Mr. High School Sports” – PIHL Rink Report: Lopsided Loss Won’t Define Class A Contenders

Monday is a big night for Penguins Cup hopefuls in Class AAA. Last Tuesday was a big night for one in Class A, but we think the race in that classification is far from over…

93-7 The Fan–02/27/2012