For the second straight week, Kovak's fearless prognostications went 4-2 to make the regular season record a slightly above average 40-14 or a .741 win-percentage. In a bold move, prognostications ventured outside the high school sports world and into the political realm where a win was predicted for Tom Corbett as the Governor-elect of Pennsylvania.
It was a tough call for prognostications, who thinks Democratic candidate Dan Onorato bears a resemblance to Beth-Center head coach Ed Woods.
This week, rather than pick a small handful of games, we're picking all the first-round playoff contests (home team in CAPS).
PITTSBURGH CENTRAL CATHOLIC over Pine-Richland, Erie McDowell over GATEWAY, MCKEESPORT over Bethel Park, NORTH ALLEGHENY over Peters Township, MT. LEBANON over Plum, WOODLAND HILLS over Norwin, NORTH HILLS over Penn-Trafford, UPPER ST. CLAIR over Penn Hills
MONTOUR over West Mifflin, BELLE VERNON over Indiana, MARS over Hollidaysburg, WEST ALLEGHENY over Trinity, THOMAS JEFFERSON over Highlands, Hopewell over FRANKLIN REGIONAL, RINGGOLD over Central Valley, KNOCH over Greensburg-Salem
ALIQUIPPA over Shady Side Academy, Beaver over DEER LAKES, East Allegheny over FORD CITY, SETON-LA SALLE over Mt. Pleasant, GREENSBURG CENTRAL CATHOLIC over Keystone Oaks, BEAVER FALLS over Steel Valley, SOUTH FAYETTE over Ellwood City, Freeport over JEANNETTE
CLAIRTON over Carmichaels, BISHOP CANEVIN over Fort Cherry, MONESSEN over Chartiers-Houston, SPRINGDALE over Western Beaver, ROCHESTER over California, BETH-CENTER over Cornell, AVONWORTH over Brentwood, STO-ROX over North Catholic