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This Month's Articles
Article | Posted 2017/01/03 - 1:42pm
With the holidays now in the rear-view mirror, PIHL action is back in full force this week. However, because there were no contests last week and just a smattering of action on Monday night, there will be a slight change to the format of the PIHL Notebook this week. Instead of looking at the hottest teams in each classification, we'll take a glance at the players who are the front runners for the Most Valuable Player in each class thus far. Melting the Ice (MVPs of each classification this season) AAA: Dawson Richard (North Allegheny) – The Tigers forward has been well-known around the PIHL...
Article | Posted 2017/01/02 - 10:37pm
To call Brenna Wise one of the best female athletes of this generation in the WPIAL would not be hyperbole. In her four years at Vincentian Academy, Wise propelled the Royals to four WPIAL championships on the hardwood, and two state titles. She was also a two-time PIAA player of the year recipient. Wise's performance has carried over to the college ranks with the Pitt Panthers, as she's one of the best players not only on her team, but in the conference. Wise started and led the team in scoring as a freshman in 2011-12 for the Royals, and was already the second tallest player on the roster....
Article | Posted 2017/01/02 - 6:16pm
Here are the latest MSA Sports Top Ten WPIAL Girls Basketball rankings for the 2016-2017 season. Check out the weekly girls rankings every Monday, along with girls hoops talk during The WPIAL Roundball Report every Wednesday night at 6:00pm and girls basketball broadcasts throughout the regular season with exclusive coverage of every girls WPIAL playoff game in February sponsored by Carlow University all here on the MSA Sports Network. WPIAL CLASS 6-A: 1. NORTH ALLEGHENY TIGERS (9-0) (Last Week #1) 2. PINE-RICHLAND RAMS (9-0) (Last Week #4...
Article | Posted 2017/01/02 - 4:02pm
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! We turn the calendar from 2016 to 2017 and hit the ground running with plenty of high school basketball, hockey, wrestling and cheerleading as well this week on the MSA Sports Network. We have section coverage of WPIAL, District 6 and District 9 boys and girls high school basketball along with WPIAL and District 6 scholastic wrestling and more PIHL high school hockey action. we also have Carlow University men's and women's basketball along with video coverage of the 2017 WPIAL Competitive Spirit Championships, plus we have new episodes of The WPIAL Roundball Report,...
Article | Posted 2017/01/01 - 11:35pm
It has become a tradition like no other...at least during the holiday season here at the MSA Sports Network. As we close out 2016 and another great high school sports year, we look back at some of the top stories from around the WPIAL in calendar year 2016. We conclude our countdown with #5 through #1. #5 - YOUNG AND OLD FINAL FAIRWELLS WPIAL fans lost a couple of house hold names in 2016...one icon who's legendary career helped put his sport on the map while the other young athlete who's courageous battle against cancer inspired us all. The great Arnold Palmer passed away in September at the...
Article | Posted 2017/01/01 - 3:16pm
It has become a tradition like no other...at least during the holiday season here at the MSA Sports Network. As we close out 2016 and another great high school sports year, we look back at some of the top stories from around the WPIAL in calendar year 2016. We continue our countdown with #10 through #6. #10 - BLACK & ORANGE IS STILL GOLDEN It was another championship winning season for Clairton and the end of an era for one of the top Bears in program history. Lamont Wade was not only one of the best players in the WPIAL, he was rated by scouting services as one of the top defensive backs...