Photo Journal: Boys Basketball - Thomas Jefferson at Steel Valley (Jan. 29)

Written by Marilyn Schwilm on .

The number one team in WPIAL AAA, Sec. 4, Steel Valley, hosts number two team in the same section, Thomas Jefferson, Friday, January 29, 2016.  Play was intense in this section rivalry, keeping it close in this high scoring game.  Steel Valley managed to stay on top despite a valiant effort from Thomas Jefferson, winning 75-70.

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Photos by Marilyn C. Schwilm, Tri-State Sports & News Service

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Boys Basketball: South Feature Athlete - Thomas Jefferson’s C.J. Mason

Written by Brad Everett on .

Name: C.J. Mason
High School: Thomas Jefferson
Grade: 12
Sport: Boys Basketball
Position: Guard

Background: Mason, a 5-foot-10 senior shooting guard, is averaging a team-high 14 points per game and has helped Thomas Jefferson make a push for a Class AAA Section 4 title. Mason is a two-year starter who saw some playing time as a sophomore. He's also one of three seniors on the team. The Jaguars are 9-8 overall and 7-3 in section play. They play at Belle Vernon tonight and then travel to section leader Steel Valley (7-2) on Friday.


Alumni Update - Jesse Hinkle (Chatham)

Written by Drew Karpen on .


PITTSBURGH, Pa. -The Chatham University women's basketball team hosted the Bison from BethanyHinkle Chatham College this afternoon in a Presidents' Athletic Conference game at the Athletics & Fitness Center on Chatham's campus.


The Cougars lost a hard fought battle to the Bison 88-80. Chatham is now 5-6, 1-3 PAC.


Junior Jesse Hinkle, a Thomas Jefferson graduate led the Cougars in scoring.

Hinkle finished the game with 20 points, six assists and two steals. 


(photo courtesy of Chatham University)