Girls Basketball: Mt. Lebanon junior spreads success around

Published on Friday, 31 July 2015 5:00 am

... of all trades. "I like both equally," said Sramac, a soon-to-be junior at Mt. Lebanon High. "Sometimes, I'd rather be playing hockey when I have basketball. And sometimes, I'd rather be playing basketball ...

Boys Basketball: Mars' Carmody a hot commodity

Published on Tuesday, 28 July 2015 7:00 pm

Robby Carmody has yet to begin his sophomore year, but the Mars basketball standout is already one of the most heavily recruited basketball players in the WPIAL. Carmody, a 6-foot-4 guard, has become ...

Girls Basketball: Bethel Park standout picks Canisius

Published on Friday, 24 July 2015 5:00 am

Keith Barnes profiles Bethel Park basketball player Shannon Conely. "Shannon Conely was a bit overwhelmed when she began garnering interest from Division I colleges. "At first I was really nervous ...

Basketball: Former WPIAL stars opt for prep schools

Published on Friday, 17 July 2015 5:00 am

Brian Batko profiles basketball standouts Cole Constantino (North Allegheny), Julian Batts (Jeannette) and Daylon Carter (Ambridge), all of whom have elected to play at prep schools this upcoming season. ...

Boys Basketball: 2015 North Season Recap

Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 7:00 am

... run to the WPIAL Class AAAA title game was one of the biggest stories among North boys basketball teams during the 2014-15 season. The Tigers, who finished 24-4, won their first section title since 2010 ...

Boys Basketball: 2015 South Season Recap

Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 7:00 am

Chartiers Valley boasted the WPIAL's best player this past season. The Colts proved they had the top team in Class AAAA, too. Led by high-scoring senior guard Matty McConnell, Chartiers Valley won its ...

Boys Basketball: 2015 East Season Recap

Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 7:00 am

The East boasted some of the WPIAL's top regular-season teams in 2015-15, but only WPIAL Class A runner-up Jeannette (16-9, 10-0) was able to reach the championship game. The Jayhawks won Section 4-A ...

Boys Basketball: 2015 West Season Recap

Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 7:00 am

As is not at all uncommon in this area, the local basketball season centered around Aliquippa and Beaver Falls. Aliquippa was one step away from a perfect season, finishing 29-1 and losing only in the ...

Boys Basketball: 2015 North Photo Recap

Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature boys basketball teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014-15 season. (Photo: Pine-Richland's Paul Nussbaum shot is swatted away by North ...

Boys Basketball: 2015 South Photo Recap

Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature boys basketball teams from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014-15 season. (Photo: Chartiers Valley's Matty McConnell celebrates with Nick ...

Boys Basketball: 2015 East Photo Recap

Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature boys basketball teams from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014-15 season. (Photo: Indiana's Riley Stapleton makes the game-winning basket ...

Boys Basketball: 2015 West Photo Recap

Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature boys basketball teams from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014-15 season. (Photo: Aliquippa's Kaezon Pugh celebrates winning the WPIAL Class ...

Girls Basketball: 2015 North Season Recap

Published on Monday, 13 July 2015 7:00 am

It likely was one of the most dominant runs in recent years in WPIAL basketball. Brenna Wise capped a stellar career at Vincentian Academy, leading the Royals to four successive WPIAL Class A girls basketball ...

Girls Basketball: 2015 South Season Recap

Published on Monday, 13 July 2015 7:00 am

... Rebels' high-water mark as the Saints showed why they were the No. 1 ranked girls basketball team with a dominating 79-34 victory over the Rebels. Neumann-Goretti ended any doubt by outscoring the Rebels ...

Girls Basketball: 2015 East Season Recap

Published on Monday, 13 July 2015 7:00 am

Coming into the season Penn-Trafford was the defending WPIAL Class AAAA champion and considered to be the prohibitive team to beat. By the end, though, it was the Warriors fiercest rival that was getting ...

Girls Basketball: 2015 West Season Recap

Published on Monday, 13 July 2015 7:00 am

Everyone knows about the solid performances recorded by the Blackhawk High girls basketball team. In 2014, the Cougars won both the WPIAL and PIAA Class AAA girls basketball championships. This year, they ...

Girls Basketball: 2015 North Photo Recap

Published on Monday, 13 July 2015 7:00 am

The following photos feature girls basketball teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2014-15 season. (Photo: Vincentian players celebrate after defeating Old Forge ...