Ursuline couldn’t overcome a slow start, and fell to Cleveland Villa Angela-St. Joseph 69-60 in a Division III Regional Final Saturday.
Defense and hustle plays were the difference in a 57-55 victory for New Castle over Hampton in a Class AAAA Quarterfinal Saturday.
Senior Jake Wolfe led the Bulldogs in scoring with 12 points and 10 rebounds.
Hickory led most of the first half, but couldn’t hold on in a 48-45 loss to Blackhawk in the Class AAA Quarterfinals Saturday.
Vincentian Academy led from start to finish in a 65-29 victory over Kennedy Catholic in the Class A Quarterfinals Saturday.
Farrell’s run in the PIAA Class AAA tournament ended with a 69-62 loss to Central Valley on Friday night.
The Youngstown State women’s basketball team couldn’t slow down Wright State’s high-powered offense, and the Penguins saw their season come to a close in a 98-70 loss in the semifinals of the 2014 Horizon League Tournament
Nikki Arbanas drilled a game-winning three pointer with just 1.5 seconds left in overtime to seal a thrilling 55-54 win over South Park Thursday night at Farrell High School.
The Girard boys basketball team tied a school record with 20 wins this year, thanks in large part to our Student Athlete of the Week. But basketball, is only part of his game.
A thirteen point halftime deficit proved too much for West Middlesex, as they fell 73-57 in the Second Round of the PIAA State Tournament Thursday.
Mark Hughes scored 27 points as Ursuline advances to the Division III Regional finals with a 74-56 win over Norwayne.
Poland has advanced to the Division II Regional Finals following a 60-52 win over Cleveland Central Catholic.
New Castle used scrappy defense and a balanced offense led by Malik Hooker, to take down North Allegheny, 64-54 in the PIAA Second Round Wednesday.
Senior Melissa Thompson’s three-point play with 36 seconds left in regulation broke a 64-64 tie and lifted the Youngstown State women’s basketball team to a 68-64 win over Oakland.
Inclement weather has forced five local basketball teams to postpone their tournament games until Thursday night.
Lordstown senior Sarah Cash was named 3rd Team All-Ohio in Division IV.
Farrell held off Uniontown 86-72 in overtime in the Second Round of the PIAA Class AAA State Playoffs.
Ursuline sophomore Tanaya Beachum was honored with 1st Team All-Ohio status in Division III.
Pending approval at a Weatherfield School Board meeting on March 19th, veteran coach Jeff Whittaker will take over the Mineral Ridge program.
The Bulldogs (23-2) will face a young but talented Central Catholic group on Thursday in the Division II Regional Semifinals.