Friday, April 23, 2021 | 11:07 PM
It has been 10 lengthy years for the reason that three Penguins Cup champions swept the state titles.
In 2011, Higher St. Clair in AAA, Bishop Canevin in AA and Mars in A received the Pennsylvania Cup state hockey championships, marking the fifth time in 11 years that the Penguins Cup winners swept state gold.
Since then, solely in 2013 did as many as two PIHL champions convey Pa. Cups again to Western Pa.
The Flyers Cup champions have swept twice and received two of the three state titles 5 instances. There have been no hockey state championships final 12 months attributable to covid-19.
The Class A title sport is about for 11:30 a.m., the AA finals at 2 p.m. and the AAA championship at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday on the UPMC Lemieux Sports activities Advanced in Cranberry.
You may watch all three video games right here on HSSN.
Been there, completed that
Within the AAA finals, North Allegheny faces Malvern Prep. Each applications try to win their third Pa. Cup state championship.
The Tigers received in 2013 and 2007 whereas the Friars received state crowns in 2004 and 1990.
In Class AA, Baldwin will problem Haverford. The Fords received gold as soon as, practically 30 years in the past in 1992. The Highlanders have two titles, in 1988 and within the very first state championship sport in 1975.
The puck drops within the morning in Class A as Indiana faces West Chester East. The Vikings have received probably the most titles of the six finalists, with three state championships together with again in 1982 earlier than the college district break up and was often known as West Chester HS.
The Little Indians are the one crew looking for their first Pa. Cup state championship.
After the boys had the highlight on Friday, it’s the ladies’ activate Saturday on Day 2 of the 56th annual Butler Invitational.
Over 50 faculties will likely be represented on the meet, which begins at 12:15 p.m.
We’re three weeks from the WPIAL Monitor and Area crew championships Might 12 at Peters Township and fewer than a month from the district particular person championships Might 20 at Slippery Rock College.