Hoops: Preview of Central Dauphin-Chester

PIAA Class AAAA Boys' Semifinal

Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.

at Giegle Complex, Reading

Central Dauphin (3-5) vs. Chester (1-1)

Projected Starting Lineups

Central Dauphin

Zayd Issah 6-4 Jr. F

Devin Thomas 6-9 Sr. F

Ryan Beaver 6-2 Jr. WG

Nick Seefeldt 6-0 Sr. PG

Brian Laird 5-10 Jr. WG

Key Reserves:

Tyler Napierala 5-10 Sr. G

Austin Mertz 5-8 Jr. G

Isaac Rossum 6-3 Sr. F

Notes: Thomas, bound for Wake Forest, averages 24.3 points, 13.6 rebounds, 2.8 blocks, and 2.6 assists. He scored 25 points and grabbed 18 rebounds in a first-round state win over Abington at William Tennent ... Issah is a Division I recruit in football. he led the Rams to the PIAA Class AAAA crown last year. He has scholarship offers from Penn State, Connecticut, Maryland, Virginia, Temple and Rutgers.


Kareem Robinson 5-7 Sr. PG

Darius Robinson 6-1 Jr. WG (50 three-pointers)

Richard Granberry 6-7 Jr. F

Erikk Wright 6-4 Sr. F

Rondae Jefferson 6-7 Jr. G/F

Key Reserves:

Shanier Cottman 5-8 Sr. G

Tavaune Griffin 6-7 Sr. F

Zimir Geiger 6-6 Sr. F

Tymier Butler 6-4 Sr. G

Notes: Clippers closing on second straight state title. They have won 57 consecutive games ... Darius Robinson has hit 50 three-pointers in 30 outings.

-Rick O'Brien

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