Belle Vernon and Charleroi won their respective sections and advanced to the quarterfinals of the WPIAL playoffs to lead the local contingent of boys soccer teams on the 2019 Herald-Standard All-Area Team.
California Area School District
11 Trojan Way Coal Center, PA 15423
Allenport Borough, California Borough, Coal Center Borough, Elco Borough, Long Branch Borough, Roscoe Borough, West Brownsville Annex (Blanesburg), West Pike Run Township
Eric Amber, John Bitonti, Maria Hurley-Ziolecki, Steve Martin, Barry Niccolai, Diane Scrip, Amy Todd, Darra Tyler-Owens, Diane Zielensky
School board meetings â Voting sessions are held at 7 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month in the high school cafeteria with work sessions held the second Monday of the month at the same time and place.
Brian R. Jackson
Andrews and Price Attorneys, 412-243-9700, Wilkensburg
The wait is over for swimmers, basketball players, wrestlers, gymnasts and rifle athletes with the official start of winter sports practice.
Gionna Quarzo had an eventful fall with the Brownsville senior winning her first WPIAL gold medal, placing third in the state final and verbally committing to continue her running and academic careers at North Carolina State.
Zaier Harrison had been the focal point of Cornell's offense all game, so when the Raiders fell behind California in the fourth quarter of their WPIAL Class A playoff game on Friday night all eyes were on the senior quarterback.
Over 1,300 runners from around Pennsylvania will gather Saturday morning near the Giant Center in Hershey to decide who the finest cross country runners are in the state.
There will be a clash of styles when West Greene hosts Greensburg Central Catholic tonight as the WPIAL football playoffs get underway.
Jaedan Zuzak scored the first two touchdowns of the game Friday night and visiting California didn't look back as the playoff-bound Trojans returned home from Mapletown with a 41-6 Tri-County South Conference victory.
CALIFORNIA -- Lucas Pajak was unable to pass New Castle's Anthony Litrenta in the final moment of the WPIAL Class AA Cross Country Championship Thursday afternoon at Cal U's Roadman Park, and the Ringgold junior settled for the bronze medal with the same time as Litrenta.
CALIFORNIA -- Gionna Quarzo felt a certain degree of comfort when she sneaked a peek behind her in the second half of the WPIAL Class AA Cross Country Championship and saw her sister JoJo chasing after her.
Faith Keene is a four-year starter and three-year captain in girls soccer, and also is a kicker on the football team. She has participated three years in track & field, two years in softball and intends to play basketball this season. Sam Thomas is a four-year letterman, three-year start…
California wasted no time putting its foot down on Senior Night, scoring twice before its offense even touched the field and never looking back as it rolled to a 40-12 victory over Chartiers-Houston.
Benjamin Jackson couldn't lift West Greene over perennial power Clairton on Friday night but he did register the longest touchdown of the season against the Bears as he continues his record-breaking year.
Lauren Tomasko registered 28 kills as Geibel Catholic remained unbeaten with a 3-0 girls volleyball victory at California in a Section 2-A match Thursday night.