Hershey semisweet for Seton-La Salle
Hershey experience semisweet for Seton-La Salle basketball
S eton-La Salle fell two points short of becoming only the third school from the WPIAL to sweep the boys and girls PIAA titles in the same year, when one day after the Lady Rebels won the gold, 58-50, against Neumann-Goretti, the boys’ dropped a 61-59 decision at the buzzer to Constitution in the Class AA state championship game played at the Giant Center in Hershey, Pa.
The boys finished 29-1 when the Generals scored two free throws with 34 and 8.3 seconds to play, while the girls opened up as much as a 14-point lead before weathering a fierce comeback by the Saints to post the victory.
Levi Masua (19), Dale Clancy (12) and Ryan Norkus (12) all scored in double figures for the SLS boys while Nicolete Newman, Cassiday Walsh and Yacine Diop paced the girls with 17, 11 and 10 tallies.