WILKINSBURG (KDKA) — It was a bittersweet afternoon in Wilkinsburg when the high school football team took the field for the final time on Senior Day.
That’s because Wilkinsburg students will attend Westinghouse Academy in Pittsburgh following an agreement reached between the two districts earlier this week. Financial problems and a declining enrollment prompted the move.READ MORE: Pitt Quarterback Kenny Pickett Named Heisman Trophy Finalist
Even so, some say it’s a sad day.READ MORE: Sabrina Spellman Makes An Appearance On The CW's Riverdale; Kiernan Shipka Reveals 'Fans Will Get Some Clarity'
“It’s sad we have to go out this way,” said Wilkinsburg girl’s varsity basketball coach Wilfred Dennis. “The kids are gonna do well.”
Wilkinsburg lost the game to Serra Catholic, 23-20.MORE NEWS: 2 Dogs Found Shot To Death In Westmoreland County