PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — External perception of high school football in western Pennsylvania may have mellowed over the past couple generations, but the footprint left by the WPIAL on the national canvas is still large.
On Monday, the Fan Morning Show talked to Dan Potash, who is with the Pirates for their west coast road trip that begins Monday night in San Diego.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Over two months ago ROOT Sports and the WPIAL agreed to continue the network’s “McDonald’s High School Football” program. Their 2013 television schedule should be released soon, and one featured game, in fact, seems to have been leaked.
ROOT Sports Studio Host, Rob King joined the Fan Morning Show on Monday to talk about the start of the second half of the Pirates season.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Former Perry athlete Mallory Claybourne, recently offered by Pitt, has confirmed to one source he will play for the new Renaissance Christian Academy program for his senior season.
ROOT Sports Pittsburgh Pirates reporter Robby Incmikoski joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to talk about the passing of his former colleague, Pat Summerall.
Bob Errey from ROOT Sports joined the Fan Morning Show for his weekly visit to talk about the Penguins’ win streak, and their trade for Brenden Morrow.
A 35-13 victory over Midwestern Conference rival Ellwood City, the 600th win in program history, came with the ultimate price tag for Beaver.
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid hasn’t even made it to Heinz Field yet, but he’s already delivered an inspirational message to the Knoch Knights, who are trying to get back there.
Not 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.
Head coach Tom Nola said the key to victory in Week 4 was to establish an early presence. But Monessen head coach Andy Pacak, like the rest of the WPIAL, has been acutely aware of Clairton and its achievements for some time.
Playoff hopefuls Baldwin and Penn Hills meet on ROOT Sports Thursday night in a WPIAL Class AAAA Southeastern Conference game.
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.
After delaying a planned announcement, ROOT Sports has finally come forward with its full WPIAL football broadcast schedule for the 2012 season, as originally reported by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
The Pirates are on the West Coast, so for the listeners who can’t stay up late to watch the games, The Fan Morning Show came up with a solution.