North Allegheny, Aliquippa, Clairton move on to PIAA championships



PITTSBURGH - North Allegheny, Aliquippa and Clairton will compete in the PIAA football championships in Hershey, Pa. next weekend after winning their semifinal games Friday and Saturday.

Aliquippa beat Richland at North Allegheny 37-21.

Clairton defeated Port Allegany at Deer Lakes 44-12.

North Allegheny triumphed over Wilson 45-10 in Saturday's game.

North Allegheny is this year's WPIAL AAAA champion. It is the first AAAA school to win three straight WPIAL championships in a row.

Aliquippa is the WPIAL AA champion. This year's win gives the Quips 15 WPIAL championship titles.

Clairton won its fifth consecutive WPIAL A title this year.

West Allegheny is this year's WPIAL AAA champion. The team lost to Erie Cathedral Prep in the PIAA quarterfinals.

Good luck to all of the WPIAL teams going for state titles!