Category Archives: Basketball

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Last season’s girls basketball

Before we review the upcoming season it’s fun to look back at the past one. The undefeated Cedar Crest Falcons won the 2016-’17 Girls Basketball L-L League Championship by defeating…

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Looking Back: Catholic wins Districts

We are about to embark on the 2017-’18 basketball season. I thought it would be fun to see how Lancaster Catholic won the District 3, Class 4A basketball championship last…

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Last Season’s Boys Basketball

Before we begin to review the upcoming 2017-’18 basketball season let’s take a look at last year’s L-L League Champion and District 3, 4A title winner, the Lancaster Catholic Crusaders….

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Taylor Funk Talks About D1 Basketball

Monday evening Manheim Central 2017 grad Taylor Funk scored 22 points and was the Pepsi “Player of the Game” after tying the game with a 3-point shot before the end…

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3 L-L girls named to All-State team

Three Lancaster-Lebanon League basketball players were named to Pennsylvania All-State teams. And one was named Pennsylvania player of the year. Alexis Hill was named the Class A player of the…

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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…