Pittsburgh Central Catholic wins 4A crown

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by Jeff Fisher

Pittsburgh Central Catholic became the first WPIAL school to win four Class 4A titles Saturday by beating Parkland 21-18 in Hershey.  Pittsburgh Central Catholic entered the game ranked #29 in the latest High School Football America National Top 50, Parkland was ranked #47.

The Vikings took a 21-0 lead into the fourth quarter and held-off the Trojans who made a furious comeback.

Pittsburgh Central Catholic finishes 15-1, while Parkland finished 14-2

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Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.