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Boys Basketball: North Feature Athlete - Quaker Valley’s Coletrane Washington

Written by Brad Everett on .

Name: Coletrane Washington
High School: Quaker Valley
Grade: 10
Sport: Boys Basketball
Position: Guard

Background: Opponents have had a difficult time slowing down the Coletrane this winter. Washington, a 6-foot-3 sophomore guard, has had a breakout season. Washington leads Quaker Valley in scoring with 16 points per game. He's helped the Quakers (18-4) reach the playoffs for the 12th consecutive season. The Quakers finished second in Class AA Section 5 with an 11-3 record.

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Alumni Update - Alexis Glenn (Washington & Jefferson)

Written by Drew Karpen on .

WHEELING, W.Va. -- The dual meet season for the 2015-16 Washington & Jefferson swimming & diving programsGlenn WJ came to a close with a pair of losses at NCAA Division II Wheeling Jesuit.

The Presidents women were edged by the Cardinals, 134-116, while the men were downed by a 179-76 margin.

Alexis Glenn, a Quaker Valley graduate, was the top performer for W&J on the afternoon, sweeping the backstroke events with a time of 28.86 in the 50 backstroke and a 2:15.31 in the 200 yard version of the event.

 

(photo courtesy of Washington & Jefferson College)

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Hockey: A different classification, but once again Quakers and Planets to battle for top spot in conference

Written by Keith Barnes on .

After some early season struggles, Quaker Valley is finally looking like a team that has made the adjustment to Class AA hockey.

 

With three games remaining in the regular season, the Quakers have won four consecutive games and have moved to within two points of first place Mars in the Western Conference standings. On Monday, Quaker Valley (13-6-0) knocked off Bishop Canevin as its last warm-up before it takes on Mars (13-4-2) on Thursday.

 

Quaker Valley has also found its offensive touch as the team has moved to within two goals of Armstrong for the overall team scoring lead with 108 goals. The Quakers have the classification’s leading scorer in Connor Quinn, who has 35 goals and 69 points, while sophomore Beau Tomczak is second overall with 30 assists and fifth with 43 points.

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Swimming: North Feature Athlete - Quaker Valley’s Kyle Hrabovsky

Written by Nicholas Tolomeo on .

Name: Kyle Hrabovsky
High School: Quaker Valley
Grade: 12
Sport: Swimming

Background: Kyle Hrabovsky is a senior captain on defending WPIAL and PIAA Class AA champion Quaker Valley. Last year he was a big part of two relays at the state meet and individually he took fourth place in the 100 breaststroke. He also excels at the 50 freestyle.

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Swimming: North Feature Athlete - Quaker Valley's Matthew Kwalick

Written by Nicholas Tolomeo on .

Name: Matthew Kwalick
High School: Quaker Valley
Grade: 12
Sport: Swimming

Background: Matthew Kwalick is a returning state champion and senior leader for the defending WPIAL and state champions. He won PIAA gold last season as part of the 400 freestyle relay and won state gold individually in the 200 IM. Kwalick attended Montour as a freshman and did not swim during the high school season as a sophomore. He returned as a junior and had an immediate impact.