Saturday, June 5, 2010
Trinity, South Fayette to participate in Gateway Gators 7-on-7
Trinity and South Fayette are two of 16 schools to participate in the Gateway Gators 7-on-7, a tournament that begins Sunday morning at Gateway High School.
Each team gets three pool play games before being slotted into a tournament. The championship game will be played at 3:10 p.m.
Trinity competes in Pool B with Pittsburgh Central Catholic, Clairton and Richland (District 6). The Hillers play Richland at 9:10 a.m., Clairton at 10:30 and Pittsburgh Central Catholic at 11:50 in pool play.
South Fayette, led by quarterback Christian Brumbaugh (pictured), competes in Pool A with Gateway, Friendly (Md.) and Pine-Richland. The Lions play Pine-Richland at 9:10 a.m., Gateway at 10:30 and Friendly at 11:50.
The winner of the Pennsylvania Passing League-West Tournament will play the winner of the PPL-East Tournament in an exhibition at Heinz Field during halftime of the Steelers preseason opener against Detroit on Aug. 14. In addition, the winner of the PPL-West event will advance to the 7-on-7 National Championships.