Class AA No. 2 ranked Seton-LaSalle made a strong statement the opening weekend of the season.
And the Rebels did it against Class AAAA competition.
Seton-LaSalle took home the Peters Township tournament title after gaining wins against the host Indians and then Gateway. The second victory was the most impressive, as Gateway is ranked No. 3 in Class AAAA.
In the opener, the Rebels blew out Peters Township, 63-33. A day later, the Rebels edged Gateway, 68-66. Senior point guard Dale Clancy keyed the championship win by scoring 31 points.