ALIQUIPPA (KDKA) — For years, Aliquippa has been essentially the most profitable highschool soccer program in Western Pennsylvania.
They’ve despatched dozens of gamers to main faculty groups and have churned out a few of the finest gamers in NFL historical past — like Mike Ditka, Ty Legislation, and Darrelle Revis.
They’ve accomplished it whereas voluntarily enjoying colleges which are larger than them, identical to they determined to do that offseason.
After deciding to play up two lessons from 1A to 3A, Aliquippa was knowledgeable by the PIAA that they ould be affected by one thing known as the ‘Aggressive Stability System.’
This formulation takes under consideration each colleges postseason document and the variety of college students who switch into their program.
This compelled Aliquippa up yet one more classification into 4A.
The Aggressive Stability System was initially created to quell the argument that personal colleges had a bonus over public colleges due to college students transferring into their applications.
In response to the state, Aliquippa had round 20 transfers over the course of a 3-year interval, however Warfield says these numbers could be deceiving in a spot like Aliquippa.
The coaches and directors weren’t the one ones bowled over by the state’s ruling.
Regardless of now enjoying up three lessons increased than they need to be, Aliquippa continues to be rolling.
They’re undefeated and in first place of their convention headed into Week 6 of the WPIAL season — they usually wouldn’t have it some other manner.