College Football: Christofferson to play in front of pro scouts
Sean Christofferson will get his chance to impress some pro scouts next month. The Westminster College senior defensive lineman and former Wilmington High standout was among five Titans players selected to compete in the D3 Senior Classic Scout Bowl on Dec. 13 in Salem, Va.
College Football: Locals earn PAC honors
Four former local high school standouts were honored by the Presidents’ Athletic Conference yesterday. Westminster senior defensive lineman Sean Christofferson was named to the All-PAC first-team defense, while Geneva senior all-purpose back Rocco Colavecchia earned first-team laurels on offense.
NHL Hockey: Pens erupt in third to down Ducks
When Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma shuffled the lines in search of a spark for his slumping offense, putting Evgeni Malkin and rookie Brian Gibbons on the ice together wasn’t what he had in mind. Still, he’ll take it.
Steve Treu: The Bumblebees swarm after Lions fake away points
A simple multiple-choice question to check your football IQ ... You are Jim Schwartz, head coach of the Detroit Lions, and your team is clinging to a 27-23 lead early in the fourth quarter. It is fourth-and-5 from the Pittsburgh 10.
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Hurdle named NL manager of the year
Clint Hurdle has won the NL Manager of the Year award after guiding the Pittsburgh Pirates to the playoffs in their first winning season since 1992.
WPIAL Playoffs: Neshannock to battle North Catholic at Mars
The Neshannock High football team received its next destination yesterday. The WPIAL released the sites of the upcoming football semifinal matchups and the Lancers are headed to Mars. Neshannock will battle North Catholic at 7:30 p.m. Friday on the Planets’ home field in Class A action.
Steve Treu: Steelers ‘back in it’ after beating Buffalo
Not much went on in the press box yesterday, outside of swirling “Does Big Ben want to be traded?” rumors. But no one is interested in that.
High School Softball: Conforti takes over at Union
There is a new leader in the Union High softball program. Anthony Conforti, 47 of Ellwood City, was hired to replace Gary Trimble as the Lady Scots’ coach. Trimble served as Union’s coach for nine years.
PIAA Soccer: Lum lifts Lady Greyhounds to OT victory
Overtime became Kyler-time last night. Kyler Lum scored the tying goal and added the golden goal in overtime to lift Wilmington to a 2-1 win over Sewickley Academy in a PIAA Class A first-round girls soccer match at Franklin High School.
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