HS highlight reel: Roundball Classic set for April 18
The top scorers in the area will be on display April 18 at the Roundball Classic all-star games at Geneva College.
Chartiers Valley’s Matty McConnell (29.9 ppg) and Hempfield’s Kason Harrell (25.2) will lead the Class AAAA boys against a team of Class AAA all-stars at 8 p.m. At 6 p.m., a team of Class A and prep school players will play the Class AA, District 10 and City League all-stars.
On the girls side, Blackhawk’s Chassidy Omogrosso (27.5 ppg) and Greensburg Salem’s Claire Oberdorf (27.1) will lead Class AAA against Class AAAA at 4 p.m. The Class AA girls will play a team of Class A, District 6 and 10 and City League all-stars at 2 p.m.
Stats of the day
Attendance during the three-day PIAA wrestling tournament last week at Giant Center in Hershey
WPIAL girls basketball teams that advanced to the second round of the PIAA playoffs
They said it …
“My entire season I’ve been pinning people. But to get four pins at the state tournament to end the season, it’s just incredible.”
— Elizabeth Forward wrestler Luke Fournier, who finished fifth at 195 Saturday and locked up the most-falls award
Rivals honors area trio
Three WPIAL players — Seton-La Salle wide receiver/safety Paris Ford, Gateway lineman Robert Hainsey and Clairton running back/defensive back Lamont Wade —were listed in the Rivals100 for the Class of 2017, a compilation of the top sophomore prospects in the nation by rivals.com.
— Staff report