Rick O’Brien has been at The Inquirer since 1993, primarily covering high school sports in Southeastern Pennsylvania.
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Sound the bell for Round No. 4. In what is the teams' fourth meeting in two seasons, Lower Merion and Chester will square off for the PIAA Class AAAA boys' basketball title. The rematch of last year's final, easily won by the Clippers, is set for 8 p.m. Saturday at Hershey's Giant Center.
St. Joseph's Prep has been impressive in the PIAA Class AAAA boys' basketball tournament, winning its first three games by an average margin of 19 points.