Category Archives: Basketball

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Reading wins 6A PIAA State Title

The Reading Red Knights, led by University of Miami recruit Lonnie Walker, defeated Pine-Richland, 64-60, to win the Class 6A title before a roaring capacity crowd of 9,531. Thousands of…

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Lebanon Catholic Wins State Title

The Lebanon Catholic Beavers have defeated Juniata Valley Hornets 55-43 to win the Class 1A State Basketball Championship held at the Giant Center this afternoon. The PIAA title is the…

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Catholic crushes McDevitt in quarters

The last time the Lancaster Catholic Crusaders (24-6) played the McDevitt Crusaders in January, Catholic won. Today makes it two in a row. But the stakes today were quite a…

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Blazers move on to PIAA Quarterfinals

After holding Lancaster Mennonite to 16 first-half points, Hughesville coach Nick Tagliaferri was surprised, to say the least, the Blazers came out in the third quarter and put up 25….

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Hempfield moves on to PIAA quarterfinals

The District 3-6A runner-up Hempfield Black Knights have beaten the District 4 champion Williamsport Millionaires 49-45 in the PIAA playoffs tonight in Pottsville, PA. The difference maker? Free throws. Williamsport…

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Catholic’s Great Season Ends

They won the L-L League Title. They won the District 3, Class 4A Title. They do however come up short against West Philadelphia in the opening round of PIAA Class…

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See State Brackets Here

District 3 tournament play for basketball is over….and the PIAA state tournament begins this Friday. The L-L League performed quite admirably in this year’s District 3 playoffs. Check below for…

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Harrisburg beats Hempfield for D-3 Title

The Harrisburg Cougars are now District 3, 6A basketball champions after defeating Hempfield 67-40 at the Giant Center in front of a packed house. This is the Cougars’ second District…

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Vikings win first District 3 Title

Northern Lebanon has won its first District 3 championship in school history by defeating the No.3 seeded Bishop McDevitt Crusaders 46 to 44 at the Giant Center tonight. It was…

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Catholic wins District Title in OT

Lancaster Catholic has won the District 3, Class 4A basketball championship by defeating the No. 4 seed Middletown Blue Raiders 86-78 in overtime at the Giant Center tonight. The Blue…