February 21, 2016
BASKETBALL DISTRICT 1 CLASS 3A QUARTERFINAL Villa Maria 46, Lower Moreland 44: Villa Maria freshman Julia Samar scored 13 of her team-high 16 points in the fourth quarter to carry the sixth-seeded Hurricanes at No. 3 Lower Moreland. Samar also tied the game and scored Villa Maria's final 11 points. She added three rebounds, all of which came in the fourth quarter. Freshman Abby Walheim scored eight of her 10 points in the second half, where Villa Maria outscored its opponent, 30-17.
February 20, 2016
Boys' Basketball PAISAA FIRST ROUND Episcopal Academy 61, Solebury School 59 PIAA CLASS AA DISTRICT 12 PLAY-IN Masterman 66, Dobbins 61 Girls' Basketball PAISAA FIRST ROUND Mercersburg Academy 64, Baldwin 54 Notre Dame 48, Westtown 36 PUBLIC LEAGUE SEMIFINALS Imhotep Charter 68, New Media Charter 38 Mastery North 73, Central 42 PAISAA First Round Solebury School 17 12 14 16 - 59 Episcopal Academy 17...
February 15, 2016 |
Spurred by rock-solid post players, the New Hope-Solebury girls and Phil-Mont Christian boys claimed Bicentennial Athletic League basketball crowns on Saturday afternoon. Toni Suler produced 10 rebounds, eight points, and six blocks as New Hope downed turnover-prone Faith Christian, 32-19, in the opener of a doubleheader at Holy Family University. David Giuliani registered 19 points, 12 boards (seven on offense), and 2 steals as Phil-Mont pulled away late to beat Jenkintown, 57-48, in the second contest.
February 13, 2016 |
Osaze Thornton converted a three-point play with 12.1 seconds left to force overtime, and Phil-Mont Christian rallied in the extra period on Thursday night to top visiting Lower Moreland, 66-61, in the Bicentennial League boys' basketball semifinals. Thornton finished with 18 points, 16 of which came after halftime. Sean Griffin added 26 points and 13 rebounds, including five offensive boards. Noah Baldez chipped in with five assists and four blocks. The Falcons advance to the championship game Saturday against Jenkintown at Holy Family University.
February 11, 2016 |
Dueces were certainly wild on Tuesday in Public League Class 2A first- round action as two senior brothers recorded double-doubles for Dobbins in a 22-point win over visiting Strawberry Mansion. Tyzja and Nizja Faison scored 13 and 12 points, respectively, and added 10 rebounds apiece as the Mustangs galloped past the Knights, 55-33. Elsewhere in the Public League 2A first round: Corey Stewart notched a double-double with 14 points - 10 in the fourth - and 10 rebounds to lead host Masterman past Tacony Charter, 67-63.
February 9, 2016 |
The PIAA District 1 boys' and girls' basketball seedings were determined in a committee meeting Sunday morning at Council Rock South. Coatesville, Plymouth Whitemarsh, Downingtown West, and Ridley, which takes on Conestoga for the Central League title Monday at Marple Newtown, are the top seeds in the Class AAAA boys' tournament that is scheduled to start Friday night. Defending district champion Abington, the No. 6 seed, opens at home vs. No. 27 Upper Dublin. On the girls' side, North Penn, Perkiomen Valley, Garnet Valley, and Mount St. Joseph are the top seeds in the Class AAAA tourney that is slated to begin Saturday.
January 25, 2016
Boys' Basketball BICENTENNIAL LEAGUE Delco Christian at Holy Ghost Prep, 7 CATHOLIC LEAGUE Archbishop Wood at Bonner-Prendergast, 7 Lansdale Catholic at Bishop McDevitt, 7 La Salle at Archbishop Carroll, 7 West Catholic at Cardinal O'Hara, 7 Conwell-Egan at Archbishop Ryan, 7 PIONEER ATHLETIC CONFERENCE Spring-Ford at Phoenixville, 7:30 TRI-COUNTY LEAGUE Mercy Vocational at Barrack Hebrew, 5 NONLEAGUE ...