It was hard enough for the family of Marek Lapinski last week when they learned the 24-year-old died unexpectedly while having his wisdom teeth removed in California.
We’re going to keep our preseason coverage going with a series of rapid-fire previews, focusing now on the Midwestern Conference in Class AA. Last year the WPIAL champions in this classification came from the MAC, which isn’t anything new. It’s usually one of the toughest sections in the district. What is new is the fact that biennial WPIAL realignment has left it with eight teams.
Riverside and Neshannock, the WPIAL flag-bearers in Friday’s PIAA Baseball and Softball Championships, respectively, went home happy from Happy Valley.
Despite fielding a team with only two seniors, Riverside is the lone WPIAL representative in Penn State Friday as it tries for back-to-back PIAA baseball championships.
Both neighbors enter the state playoffs after, fittingly, sharing the Section 5 crown, but the Wolverines will do so on the heels of their fifth district title in program history in tow, which is also their first since 2003.
By Matt Popchock (firstname.lastname@example.org) Because of rain in the area, Seneca Valley, which led Pittsburgh Central Catholic 2-0 in the bottom of the third Monday night, was forced to resume its WPIAL Class AAAA Semifinal […]
Here’s a look at each of today’s WPIAL Baseball Semifinal games, and the individuals who might bring their teams one step closer to district gold.
A crash involving coal truck and another vehicle sent emergency crews to Armstrong County this afternoon.
93-7 The Fan’s high school sports blogger has the scoop on the three WPIAL teams who will play for diamond immortality at Penn State this weekend.
Elizabeth Forward completed its march to perfection and Riverside emerged victorious in a pitchers’ duel on the second day of the 2011 WPIAL Baseball Championships at Washington’s CONSOL Energy Park.
Elizabeth Forward and Peters Township are two of the programs trying to make history at CONSOL Energy Park in Washington in the 2011 WPIAL Baseball Championships.
The last two remaining defending champions were dethroned, though several of this year’s favorites did advance to CONSOL Energy Park on a busy day of Semifinal action.
93-7 The Fan’s high school sports reporter recognizes some of the best WPIAL baseball and softball players from the past week.
Before he gets you ready for the biggest high school basketball games of the year, 93.7 The Fan’s high school sports reporter takes a look back at what’s happened so far…
93.7 The Fan’s high school sports reporter looks ahead to some of the most fascinating Boys’ and Girls’ Quarterfinal matchups this weekend.