In just three days, Trib Total Media will publish five editions of its annual high school football preview section.
On Friday, readers can check out preview features and schedules for 141 teams in the WPIAL, City League and Heritage Conference, as well as classification overviews, rankings, and players and games to watch, as part of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and Greensburg Tribune-Review.
The “Gameplan” Pittsburgh Trib edition also includes Chris Harlan’s cover feature on some of the WPIAL’s top players following in the footsteps of Aliquippa great Darrelle Revis and focusing on playing defensive back at the next level.
Kevin Gorman has a feature highlighting four first-year head coaches who have a challenge of replacing “legends.”
He also has a commentary about Washington running back Shai McKenzie’s quest to make his mark in WPIAL history.
In the Greensburg Trib “Gameplan,” Paul Schofield describes Mt. Pleasant’s attempt to regain its success from the program’s glory days.
There also will be local preview editions for the Valley News Dispatch, Leader Times and McKeesport Daily News out on newsstands Friday.
The Daily Courier and Valley Independent football preview issues will publish Aug. 29.
Here’s a look at some of the “Gameplan” cover photos: