The Gators had two rushing TD's and two long pass reception TD's, meanwhile BP had two drives mainly composed of runs.
The Gators will move onto the first regular season - and conference opening game this Friday, August 31 against Greater Latrobe @ Gateway.
If the Gators get past Peters, the 2nd round matchup will be either Woodland Hills or North Hills. This game has been selected as the "PCN GAME OF THE WEEK" and will air tape-delayed on Saturday, October 6, 2012 on the PCN channel at pm. Hempfield channel 4 highlights Watch 2012-09-28 Gateway vs.
»2012 WPIAL AAAA bracket (PDF) Congratulations to Coach Smith on his 100th career win! »Gateway / North Allegheny head-to-head history The Gators rolled out to a 41-0 halftime lead behind two defensive interception returns for TD and 246 yards of offense. Hempfield channel 11 highlights Watch In a rematch of the 1969 WPIAL title game, the Gators thumped the Mountain Lions 42-7 on a nice evening at Antimarino Stadium.
Haakim had 158 career tackles, 18 career tfls and will play Linebacker in college.
Monday, January 21, 2013: Congratulations to (former) Gateway Head Coach Terry Smith who has accepted a position with Temple University as their receivers coach.
Coach Smith finished his high school coaching career as Gateway's highest winning percentage coach with a 77% winning record.
Avery Anderson (Slippery Rock University) A 2-way starter on Offensive Line and Defensive Line, Avery had 45 tackles (15 solos, 30 assists), 8 tfls, 5 sacks and 1 forced fumble. Cody Conway (Slippery Rock University) A one and a half year starter Cody had 57 tackles (25 Solos, 32 assists), 16.5tackles for loss, 9 sacks, 5 pass break ups, 3 fumble recoveries, 2 forced fumbles and 1 blocked punt that cost me 11 pair of air max shoes. Cody will play DE Zach Hartin (Edinboro University) A 2-Year Starter on the offensive line anchoring the best group of linemen we have ever had. He will play offensive line in college Samantha Taylor (Slippery Rock University) 3-Year Letter Winner, 3-time WPIAL qualifier in Javelin, 1 time state PIAA Qualifier in Javelin and one time WPIAL Qualifier as a sophomore in the 4 X100 Relay.
Samantha broke the school record in the Javelin as a sophomore and has broken her own record 2 more times throwing 1308.