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Archive: March, 2012

Hoops: C.B. West fends off St. Joe's Prep, 48-44, in state opener

Saturday, March 10, 2012, 11:28 PM
Central Bucks West 48, St. Joseph's Prep 44 Maybe a three-game losing skid in the PIAA District 1 Class AAAA tournament helped C.B. West take a real look at what had been ailing it as of late. Against St. Joe's Prep in a state opener Saturday, the Bucks, using a spread offense with what essentially... Read more

Hoops: Round-by Round Picks for Boys Class AAA Playoffs

Friday, March 9, 2012, 12:58 PM
Predictions for PIAA Boys Class AAA Tournament First Round Berks Catholic def. Philadelphia Electrical Abington Heights def. Northern Lehigh Boys' Latin def. Pope John Paul II Allentown Central Catholic def. Shikellamy Holy Gost Prep def. Northeastern Danville def. Scranton Prep York Suburban... Read more

Hoops: PIAA Class AAA and A First-Round Results

Saturday, March 10, 2012, 12:38 AM
Friday, March 9 PIAA Boys Basketball Class AAA Boys' Latin 70, Pope John Paul II 49 Holy Ghost Prep 58, Northeastern 48 Archbishop Carroll 63, Trinity 40 Neumann-Goretti 81, Greencastle-Antrim 47 Octorara 83, Lampeter-Strasburg 75 (2 OT) Berks Catholic 59, Philadelphia Electrical 45 Class... Read more

Hoops: Three-point Leaders (Boys and Girls) in S.E. PA

Thursday, March 8, 2012, 12:50 PM
Beyond the Arc Here are some of the top three-point scorers in Southeastern Pennsylvania boys' and girls' basketball. Statistics are through Wednesday. Boys Name School Gms. Threes John Decamara Upper Dublin 23 81 Kieran Bolger Pennsbury 25 79 Ben Holl Friends Select 22 78 Mike McKale Springfield-Delco... Read more

Hoops: Round-by Round Picks for Boys Class AAAA Playoffs

Thursday, March 8, 2012, 10:06 PM
Predictions for PIAA Boys Class AAAA Tournament First Round Chester def. J.P. McCaskey William Penn def. Norristown Pocono Mountain West def. Coatesville Central Dauphin East def. Bartram St. Joe's Prep def. C.B. West Central Dauphin def. Abington Williamsport def. Souderton Harrisburg def... Read more

Hoops: Leading Girls' Scorers in S.E. Pennsylvania

Thursday, March 8, 2012, 1:01 AM
Basketball Scoring Leaders Here are some of the top scorers in Southeastern Pennsylvania girls' basketball. Statistics are through Wednesday. GIRLS Name School Gms. Pts. Avg. Ciara Andrews Cheltenham 27 589 21.8 Kahleah Copper Prep Charter 27 558 20.7 Allie Morganstein Lower Moreland 24... Read more

Hoops: Leading Boys' Scorers in S.E. Pennsylvania

Thursday, March 8, 2012, 12:34 AM
Basketball Scoring Leaders Here are some of the top scorers in Southeastern Pennsylvania boys' basketball. Statistics are through Wednesday. BOYS Name School Gms. Pts. Avg. Nadir Matthews Bodine 17 494 29.1 Savon Goodman Constitution 26 676 26.0 Larry Webster Parkway West 20 484 24.2 Jordan... Read more

Hoops: PIAA State Girls' Basketball Pairings

Monday, March 5, 2012, 12:23 PM
PIAA State Girls' Basketball Tournament District and place, team record in parentheses. CLASS AAAA PRELIMINARY ROUND Tuesday, March 6 Wallenpaupack (2-2, 16-9) at Upper Dublin (1-9, 22-5), 7 p.m. State College (6-2, 11-11) at Pine-Richland (7-5, 15-9), 7 p.m. Central Tech (10-2, 7-14) at... Read more

Hoops: Updated PIAA State Boys' Basketball Pairings

Monday, March 5, 2012, 11:31 AM
PIAA BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT District and place, team record in parentheses. CLASS AAAA FIRST ROUND Saturday, March 10 Chester (1-1, 27-0) vs. McCaskey (3-7, 22-7) at Norristown, 3 p.m. York (3-3, 24-5) vs. Norristown (1-5, 19-8) at Milton Hershey School, Hershey, 3 p.m. Pocono Mountain... Read more

HOOPS: PIAA State Boys Basketball Pairings

Monday, March 5, 2012, 6:15 PM
PIAA BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT District and place, team record in parentheses. CLASS AAAA PRELIMINARY ROUND Tuesday, March 6 Delaware Valley (2-1, 19-7) at Council Rock North (1-9, 21-6), 7 p.m. Mifflin County (6-2, 17-7) at Seneca Valley (7-5, 14-10), 7 p.m. Strong Vincent (10-2, 15-9) at... Read more
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