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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.
City League roundup: Allderdice dominates Perry in afternoon affair
Azerick Jetter threw three touchdown passes and Naeron Smith ran for two more as Allderdice opened its City League schedule with a convincing 40-6 win over Perry Traditional Academy in a game played Friday afternoon at Cupples Stadium. Jetter completed 10 of 15 passes for 192 yards. He connected with Cordae Weems on scoring passes of 19 and 22 yards in the first half. He also found Cornell Weems on a 60-yard scoring strike in the second quarter to give Allderdice a 28-6 lead at halftime. FROM LOCAL DISPATCHES SEP 16, 2022 10:36 PM
Green named Steelers Coach of the Week
Coach of the Week honors for Week 1 go to Coach Donta Green from Westinghouse High School. The Bulldogs, who compete in Pittsburgh's City League, traveled to the Harrisburg area and upset Pennsylvania's Class 1A #1-ranked team Steelton-Highspire 39-18. Coach Green has the Bulldogs off to a 2-0 record with two impressive wins to start the 2022 season.
Daily Sports Smile: Steelers DT Cam Heyward creates initiative to support local teachers
Heyward grew up around educators in his family. His grandmother was a Pittsburgh Public Schools teacher and his grandfather worked for the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers for over 40 years. | Jaylon Thompson USA TODAY Sports+