Championship Hockey in Pittsburgh

      No other man has done more for the game of hockey in this city than Mario Lemieux. His spectacular play on the ice helped propel the Penguins to two Stanley Cups in the early 1990’s. Upon retirement his leadership in heading a consortium of buyers saved the franchise from economic ruin, and … Read more…

Athletic role models for women once hard to find

By Henry Peter Gribbin For Pittsburgh Senior News If you ask a group of area seniors who they thought was the greatest male athlete this city has ever seen, you will probably provoke an argument which could last for hours. Ask the same question, substituting female athlete for male athlete, and you will probably be … Read more…

1938: Year of the Carnegie Tech Tartans

By Henry Peter Gribbin For Pittsburgh Senior News The year 1938 was the year of the Carnegie Tech Tartans. A fine season, which showed only one loss, culminated with the team being invited to play in the Sugar Bowl. Now, when many people read about Carnegie Tech football (Carnegie Tech became Carnegie Mellon in 1967), … Read more…