Alumni Update - Addy Knetzer (Waynesburg)

Written by Drew Karpen on .

DANBURY, Conn. – After two solid games on the court, freshman women's basketball player AddyKnetzer Waynesburg Knetzer was recently honored by the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) as its NCAA Division III South Rookie of the Week.

Knetzer, a Chartiers-Houston graduate, averaged 12.0 points, 9.3 rebounds and 23.3 minutes over two games last week. The standout forward shot 55.6 percent from the field and 60 percent from the free throw line.

She also notched her first collegiate double-double against Grove City on Saturday by pouring in 11 points and ripping down a game-high 14 rebounds.


(photo courtesy of Waynesburg University)


Boys Basketball: South Feature Athlete - Chartiers-Houston's Alec Ferrari

Written by Brad Everett on .

Name: Alec Ferrari
School: Chartiers-Houston
Grade: 12
Sport: Boys Basketball
Position: Guard

Background: Ferrari has emerged as one of the WPIAL's leading scorers in the early going. A 6-foot senior point guard, Ferrari averaged 26.2 points over Chartiers-Houston's first four games. After being held to 12 points in the season opener, Ferrari followed with outings of 23, 33 and 35 points. Ferrari was an all-section player as a junior when he averaged 13.5 points per game. His role on that team was that of a distributor. But with the graduation of all-section forwards Miles Williamson and Kodie Hanley, Ferrari has stepped into more of a scoring role.


Alumni Update - Daniel Lis (Washington & Jefferson)

Written by Drew Karpen on .

W&J placed seven on the PAC Second Team, including senior cornerback Alec Schram, juniors tightLis WJ end Michael Giampole and wide receiver Daniel Lis, sophomores quarterback Pete Coughlin, right tackle Brandon Martuccio and defensive tackle Ryan Snedeker and freshman wide receiver Jesse Zubik (all purpose).

Lis, a Chartiers-Houston graduate, ranks first with 65 catches and is tied for first at 766 yards and second with seven scoring grabs.


(photo courtesy of Washington & Jefferson College)


Alumni Update – Lacey Levers (Duquesne)

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NEWPORT NEWS - The Atlantic 10 Conference has announced that sophomore Lacey Levers is the league's player of the week.Levers Duq

The 6-1 middle hitter from Chartiers-Houston High School finished the week with 32 kills, a .429 hitting percentage and eight blocks. Levers started the week off with career-highs 19 kills and 33 attempts and hit .485 in the Dukes' 3-1 victory over cross-town rival Robert Morris. She recorded a match-high 13 kills and hit .348 in Duquesne's 3-0 win over La Salle.

A member of the 2013 Atlantic 10 All-Rookie team, this is Levers' first A-10 weekly award.


(photo courtesy of Duquesne University)