Clark Named to Nancy Lieberman Award Watch List

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Junior point guard Jenna Clark (Pittsburgh, Pa.) of the Yale women’s basketball team has been selected as one of 20 watch list members for the 2023 Nancy Lieberman Award. The award, now in its 24th year, recognizes the top point guard in women’s college basketball. The […]

October 18, 2022|

North Catholic’s Alayna Rocco Commits to Harvard

Junior point guard Alayna Rocco announced a verbal commitment to Harvard.

Tribune-Review Terrific 10 basketball player Rocco has received offers from many schools, including recent ones from Buffalo, Richmond, Yale, Georgetown, Navy, Bucknell, Kent State and George Washington.

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Article: Bill Beckner Jr.: bbeckner@triblive.com

October 14, 2022|

Emma Blair Verbally Commits to SC Upstate

Latrobe standout Emma Blair announced Sunday a verbal commitment to South Carolina Upstate, a Big South school in Spartansburg, S.C.

Also a player to watch for the Western Bruins in AAU, Blair saw her recruiting shift into overdrive this summer as schools swarmed.

“I chose Upstate because the whole environment there is […]

August 7, 2022|

Alayna Rocco Continues to Receive Offers

North Catholic’s Alayna Rocco is having another big summer with the Western PA Bruins AAU club, and Division 1 college coaches are pursuing her talents heavily.

The 5-foot-10 junior guard just added scholarship offers from George Washington, BYU and Georgetown to her list that also includes Davidson, Navy, Bucknell, Kent State, […]

July 30, 2022|

Blair Attracts College Attention

Emma Blair, a 6-foot-1 forward/center who will be a senior, is attracting college attention while playing for the Western PA Bruins 17U National Team this summer on the AAU circuit. Despite the ever-changing nature of the game, where more traditional “bigs” are being asked to do more away from the […]

July 18, 2022|

Former Perry Star is New Girls Oakland Catholic Coach

Since graduating from the University of Vermont as the school’s all-time leading scorer in 1997, Eddie Benton has spent most of the past 25 years coaching at the collegiate level, enjoying plenty of success at several different stops while working his way up the ranks.

Benton was hired last week as […]

June 28, 2022|

Plum’s Montue Player of the Year

A dominant WPIAL player, Plum leading scorer Kennedie Montue was named Valley News Dispatch Girls Basketball Player of the Year. Learn more about Montue and view the first and second team selections here.

Article: Michael Love: mlove@triblive.com
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Photo Credit: Christopher Horner, Tribune Review

April 3, 2021|

BGCWPA Youth of the Year

Boys and Girls Clubs of Western PA have named Aislin as 2021 Youth of the Year. As a proud Clubhouse member, state champion and one of Pennsylvania’s top recruits with over 18 Division I basketball scholarship offers, Aislin uses her platform to be an advocate for BGCWPA. Most recently she […]

March 31, 2021|

Reilly Sunday picks Duquesne

Moon High School point guard Reilly Sunday made a verbal commitment to Duquesne. One of the top junior girls basketball players in the WPIAL, Reilly had more than a dozen Division I offers. She’ll be sitting out her junior year due to an ACL tear, but as a sophomore she […]

January 19, 2021|
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