Boys, Girls Golf Teams Both WPIAL Champs

The Fox Chapel Area boys and girls golf teams each captured their respective WPIAL championships on Thursday at Cedarbrook Golf Course in Belle Vernon. The boys narrowly edged Central Catholic, 376-377, and the girls topped a nine-team field with a 327, five strokes better than second-place Peters Township. Eli Yofan was the first-place individual medalist,...
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O’Brien Appointed to WPIAL Board of Directors

Fox Chapel Area School District Athletic Director Michael O’Brien is again a member of the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League (WPIAL) Board of Directors. He was appointed to the board on July 19, 2021. Last year, O’Brien became the district’s first administrative representative to serve on the governing organization, which oversees all activities and decisions regarding...
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Frequently Asked Questions About the WPIAL and the PIAA

by Michael O’Brien (Director of Athletics, Fox Chapel Area School District) Question: What is the history of the WPIAL and PIAA? Answer: The Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League (WPIAL) was founded in 1906 by a handful of representatives from Allegheny County. Their goal was to create a fair-play environment in interscholastic athletic competitions by regulating...
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