North Allegheny basketball’s Rachel Martindale commits to Akron
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 | 8:27 PM
A torn ACL won’t keep Rachel Martindale from reaching her Division 1 dreams.
The North Allegheny basketball star announced a commitment Tuesday to Akron, a decision that comes only four months after injuring her right knee in the WPIAL Class 6A championship. Martindale, who had a remarkable junior season before the injury, averaged 15 points and was a Trib 10 selection.
The point guard will be a senior this fall.
Martindale originally committed to Pitt as a sophomore to play softball, but reconsidered last fall in favor of basketball.
— Rachel Martindale (@rachmartindale4) July 3, 2018
Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at email@example.com or via Twitter @CHarlan_Trib.
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