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Maty Mauk

“Mr. High School Sports” – Spanning the States (Week 6)

Ohio’s prodigal son returns under interesting circumstances, another Buckeye State star has set a U.S. record, and a possible four-star Pitt recruit steps into the national spotlight…

93-7 The Fan–10/05/2011

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Spanning the States (Week 5)

An insect delay (yes, you read that correctly), and a mother ratting out her own ineligible sons have made headlines, plus a phenomenal performance by a Pitt recruit…

09/29/2011

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Spanning the States (Week 4)

Two of the top teams in the country collide in Ohio, two children of NFL stars make names for themselves, and through two games, a girl helps further my case for allowing genders to occasionally mix in high school sports…

93-7 The Fan–09/22/2011

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Spanning the States (Week 3)

Like Hopewell’s Rushel Shell, there’s another universally-coveted running back who’s making high school football history where he plays. 93-7 The Fan’s high school sports blogger explains…

93-7 The Fan–09/15/2011

Footballs

“Mr. High School Sports” – Spanning the States (Week 2)

Why was a journalist at a high school football game rebuffed while trying to film a 9/11 tribute? 93-7 The Fan’s high school sports blogger explains…

09/09/2011

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Spanning the States (Week 1)

93-7 The Fan’s high school sports blogger looks at some of the more intriguing prep football headlines from around the country…

93-7 The Fan–08/29/2011

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Spanning the States

93.7 The Fan’s high school football reporter looks back at two weeks’ worth of state records being broken elsewhere in the country, and the fallout from a disappointing story out of West Virginia.

93-7 The Fan–12/01/2010

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Spanning the States

More records have been broken here and in New England, while an Ohio powerhouse went down.

93-7 The Fan–11/18/2010

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“Mr. High School Sports” – Spanning the States

There have been some record-breakers locally and state-wide this year, but how do they measure up with record-breakers elsewhere in the nation? And which PIAA teams are ones to watch moving forward?

93-7 The Fan–11/12/2010

"Mr. High School Sports" – Spanning the States

Two hot-button issues have been debated in the NFL over the course of this year, to say nothing of the league’s labor dispute: the issue of player safety, particularly of the head variety, and the […]

93-7 The Fan–11/03/2010

"Mr. High School Sports" – Spanning the States

For all the feel-good stories that take place in high school sports, there are just as many “feel-bad” stories.  And quite frankly, there’s a lot of stories that are a little bit of both.  For […]

10/28/2010

"Mr. High School Sports" – Spanning the States

Never was there a better time for me to rehash the old saying about how records are meant to be broken.  While Week 7 of the WPIAL football season was being played, high school history […]

10/20/2010

"Mr. High School Sports" – Spanning the States

One of the headlines of the local high school football season was another devastating injury to senior quarterback Wayne Capers of Chartiers Valley.  Wayne is the son of Wayne Capers Sr., who was a wide […]

10/12/2010

"Mr. High School Sports" – Spanning the States

Doing this portion of my blog has helped me appreciate how seriously high school football is taken in other parts of the country, and the high-end college talent that exists beyond our own borders.  This […]

10/06/2010

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