North Catholic standout Alayna Rocco commits to Harvard
Thursday, October 13, 2022 | 9:29 PM
Tribune-Review Terrific 10 basketball player Alayna Rocco of North Catholic is taking her talents to the Ivy League.
Rocco, a Trafford resident, announced Thursday night a verbal commitment to Harvard.
Incredibly excited and grateful to say I am committed to the application process at Harvard University! Thank you to everyone who has helped me achieve my dream! Go Crimson ❤️?#committed #believeit @WPABruinsAAU @NCHSGirlsBB @HarvardWBB pic.twitter.com/DIQc6kaIA7
— Alayna Rocco (@AlaynaRocco) October 13, 2022
A junior point guard, Rocco averaged 17.9 points and 6.2 rebounds a game last season for the WPIAL Class 3A champion Trojanettes, who finished 22-6.
The all-state second-teamer also entertained offers from a number of other schools, including more recent ones from Buffalo, Richmond, Lafayette, George Washington, Yale, Georgetown, Navy, Bucknell, Kent State, DePaul and others.
Her brother, Zach, also is a Division I basketball player. The Penn-Trafford alum is a junior at Army West Point.
Bill Beckner Jr. is a Tribune-Review Staff Writer. You can contact Bill by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via Twitter .
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