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    Welcome to Pittsburgh Public Schools Athletics Department

    Athletic participation provides healthy, supervised after-school activities for students in a safe and positive environment. Students who participate in athletics have been shown to have higher grade point averages, better attendance, lower dropout rates, fewer disciplinary problems and higher graduation rates. Participation in athletics teaches teamwork, goal setting, discipline, sportsmanship, leadership, and other valuable life-skills.




    Congratulations to Jessica Falvo, Athletic Trainer for Brashear High School for being named UPMC 2017-2018 Athletic Trainer of the Year!




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    Congratulations to the following schools for winning their respective Spring Championship:

    Allderdice for winning the Boys and Girls Track Championships.

    Brashear for winning the HS Volleyball Tournament and qualifying to the PIAA volleyball regional.

    Perry for winning the PIAA District 8 team tennis title.

    District 8 Tennis  Doubles Champions Rajan Alagar and Sachin Thiagarajan from Obama Academy.

    District 8 Tennis Singles Champion Krishnan Alagar from Obama Academy.

    Arsenal for winning the MS Team Wrestling Championship.

    CAPA for winning the MS Girls Soccer Championship.

    Arsenal for winning the MS Boys Soccer Championship.



    Congratulatios to the following schools for winning their respective Winter Championship.
    Allderdice Boys and Girls basketball teams for winning their respective championships.
    Colfax Boys and Obama Academy Girls for winning the Middle Grade Basketball Championships.
    Carrick for winning the District 8 Team Wrestling Tournament. 
    Colfax for winning the boys and girls Middle School Swimming Championships.
    Congratulations to the following teams for winning their respective sports fall championship:
    Allderdice for winning the City League Football Championship.
    Allegheny for winning the MS Flag Football Championship.
    Mifflin for winning the MS Girls Volleyball Championship.

    Arsenal for winning the MS Boys Volleyball Championship.

    Allderdice girls volleyball team for winning the District 8 tournament and qualifying for the PIAA volleyball tournament.

    Allderdice Boys and Girls teams for winning the High School Team Cross Country Championship.  Senior Tavonne Davis broke the course record in the boys event.
    Colfax boys and girls teams for winning the Middle Grade Cross Country Championship.
    Brashear golfer Shane Woodhall for winning the golf tournament on October 3, 2017 at North Park Golf Course.
    Obama girls tennis players Indra Alagar (singles) and Jay Alagar and Sierra Henderson (doubles) for winning the girls singles and doubles titles.
    2017-2018 Championships Dates - click here
    PPS High School Ticket Prices click here
    Athletics Manual click here