Tag: Avonworth

Shady Side Academy’s Maggie Spell celebrates next to Cam Capel after defeating Avonworth in the WPIAL Class 3A championship game Friday at Petersen Events Center.
Shady Side Academy casts Spell on Avonworth, wins 1st WPIAL girls basketball title
March 1, 2024
A first WPIAL girls basketball title was on the horizon for No. 2 Shady Side Academy. All that stood in the way was the reigning champion and last year’s kryptonite, top-seeded Avonworth.

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Shady Side Academy’s Sydney Birchard drives between Burrell defenders on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2024, in Fox Chapel.
2024 WPIAL Class 3A girls basketball championship breakdown: Avonworth vs. Shady Side Academy
February 29, 2024
WPIAL Class 3A girls basketball championship

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Hampton’s Peter Kramer celebrates after scoring during the first quarter against Highlands on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2024, at Hampton.
Hampton cools off Avonworth’s red-hot scorer for spot in WPIAL 4A final
February 24, 2024
Hampton’s Peter Kramer has faced his share of unorthodox defenses over the years, schemes designed specifically to shut him down as a scorer.

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Avonworth’s Rowan Carmichael shoots a free throw against Montour in a WPIAL Class 4A quarterfinal Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2024.
Rowan Carmichael stars again as Avonworth knocks off Montour
February 21, 2024
When Montour beat Avonworth two weeks ago, the Antelopes had a dreadful night shooting the basketball, hitting only 16% from the field in the first half of a 27-point loss.

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Avonworth’s Noah Quinn (13) celebrates with Rowan Carmichael after Carmichael hit a 3 pointer against Highlands in the second half during their WPIAL Class 4A first-round game Friday.
Rowan Carmichael’s 32 points lift Avonworth past Highlands in Class 4A 1st round
February 16, 2024
Highlands’ size can be an advantage, just not against a deceptively sturdy guard who made one big shot after another.

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Burrell’s Julianna Fischer drives to the basket against Shady Side Academy on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2024, in Fox Chapel.
A-K Valley high school basketball playoff preview capsules for Feb. 17, 2024
WPIAL basketball playoffs

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Highlands’ Troy Bielak scores past Shady Side Academy’s Landon Mauser during their game on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2023, in Fox Chapel.
A-K Valley high school basketball playoff preview capsules for Feb. 16, 2024
February 15, 2024
WPIAL basketball playoffs

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Montour’s Ama Tening Sow celebrates after scoring against Avonworth on Friday, Jan. 12, 2024, in Ohio Twp.
Montour fills highlight reel in section-clinching win over Avonworth
February 6, 2024
Montour captured a boys basketball section championship Tuesday and did so in grand style with several exclamation points.

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Greensburg Central Catholic’s Mya Morgan blocks a shot by Serra Catholic’s Caitlyn Cooley on Monday, Jan. 29, 2024, in Carbon.
Trib HSSN Pennsylvania girls basketball rankings for Feb. 6, 2024
There was some actual movement this week in the Trib HSSN girls basketball state rankings, at least in half of the classifications.

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Shady Side Academy’s Karis Thomas drives past Burrell’s Casey Brancato during their game on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2024, in Fox Chapel.
What to watch for in WPIAL sports for Jan. 29, 2024: Girls basketball teams chase section titles
January 28, 2024
Welcome to the stretch run of the 2023-24 high school basketball season and the final two weeks of section play.

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