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Boys Basketball: 2017 South Photo Recap

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The following photos feature boys basketball teams from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2016-17 season.

2017 0210 Washington BBasketball(Photo: Matt Popeck became Washington's all-time leading scorer Tuesday. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette)


2017 0224 BishopCanevin BBasketball(Photo: Bishop Canevin's Eugene Goodwine goes up for a shot earlier this season against Laurel. The Spartans have won 11 of their past 12 games to emerge as a threat in WPIAL Class 2A. Stephanie Strasburg/Post-Gazette)

2017 0303 Monessen BBasketball(Photo: Justice Rice finished with 30 points and seven rebounds Thursday in Monessen's WPIAL Class 1A championship victory over Imani Christian at the Petersen Events Center. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette)

2016 1202 ChartiersValley BBasketball(Photo: Chartiers Valley coach Tim McConnell talks to his team at practice at the high school Tuesday in Collier. His team has the best record for boys basketball in the WPIAL since 2000. Stephanie Strasburg/Post-Gazette)

2016 1217 CanonMcMillan BBasketball(Photo: Canon-McMillan's Britton Beachy, left, and RJ Bell fight for the ball with Mt. Lebanon's Joey Passodelis, back, and Mark Lamendola Friday at Canon-McMillan. Stephanie Strasburg/Post-Gazette)

2016 1214 SteelValley BBasketball(Photo: Steel Valley's Ja'Mier Fletcher goes up for a shot against West Mifflin's Jared Ogrosky (raised arm) in a WPIAL non-section boys basketball game Tuesday night at West Mifflin. Stephanie Strasburg/Post-Gazette)

2017 0121 KeystoneOaks BBasketball(Photo: Pat Morrow from Keystone Oaks evades defenders from visiting McGuffey. McGuffey High School won, 58-55, in double overtime. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)

2017 0128 Washington BBasketball(Photo: Washington's Matt Popeck drives past Southmoreland's Vinnie Keffer in a Class 3A game at Washington High School.)

2017 0127 McGuffey BBasketball(Photo: McGuffey's Colin Chapman elevates for a shot Jan. 20 against Keystone Oaks. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)

2017 0204 MtLebanon BBasketball(Photo: Baldwin guard Nick Fiumara attempts a shot against two Mt. Lebanon defenders at Baldwin High School Friday night. Charlie Magovern special for the Post-Gazette)

2017 0203 Monessen BBasketball(Photo: Monessen's Joe Salvino (left) and Sewickley Academy's Win Palmer share a laugh during the Pittsburgh Basketball Classic Sunday at Montour High School. It was the first time in WPIAL history two coaches with more than 600 victories each squared off against each other. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette)

2017 0210 Monessen BBasketball(Photo: Monessen's Justice Rice, right, joined the 1,000-point club this season. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette)

2017 0224 Washington BBasketball(Photo: Washington's Isaiah Perry(20) tries to block a shot by Aliquippa's Bobby Cashaw in a WPIAL quarterfinal boys basketball game Thursday night at West Allegheny. Rebecca Droke/Post-Gazette)

2017 0224 SewickleyAcademy BBasketball(Photo: Nate Ridgeway averages 17.8 points for Sewickley Academy and is one of the top sophomore scorers in the WPIAL. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette)

2017 0223 UpperStClair BBasketball(Photo: Quentin Nelson, left, of Upper St. Clair leaps to defend the net from Garret Barto of North Hills during a 6A playoff game at North Allegheny high school on Wednesday. North Hills defeated Upper St. Clair, 65-50. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)