TribLIVE

| Sports

 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

HS Buzz: Shaler's Thorpe to play in all-star event

TribLIVE Sports Videos

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Saturday, April 20, 2013, 11:56 p.m.
 

Shaler senior Geno Thorpe was selected for the Mary Kline Classic, a high school basketball all-star game June 2 at Philadelphia University.

Thorpe, a Penn State-bound point guard, was one of three Pennsylvania players chosen.

The others were Lower Merion's B.J. Johnson (Syracuse) and Imhotep Charter's Brandon Austin (Providence). The third-year charity event raises funds for the National Brain Tumor Society.

Sending out invites

Track and field teams will put their postseason preparation into high gear this week with a variety of invitationals.

The annual Midwestern Athletic Conference Invitational is Wednesday at Mars High School.

The Penn Relays Carnival is Thursday-Saturday at the University of Pennsylvania. Among the local competitors will be Fox Chapel's Ethan Martin (3,000-meter run) and Colin Martin (3,000-meter run), Ambridge's India McCoy (high jump) and Greensburg Salem's Courtney McQuaide (pole vault).

Friday's schedule includes the Black Hills Conference meet at Chartiers-Houston and the Mars Invitational at Mars.

The 91st annual Westmoreland County Coaches' Association meet is Saturday at Latrobe Memorial Stadium.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Rossi: Pirates foolish to bet on Burnett return
  2. Steelers notebook: No decision on surgery for rookie CB Golson
  3. Steelers defensive end Tuitt shifts into high gear
  4. Rain postpones Pirates-Cubs game
  5. Steelers’ Mitchell taking cautious approach about dealing with injuries
  6. Authorities identify 2 men killed in fiery crash in Pittsburgh
  7. Spirit ending nonstop flights from Arnold Palmer Regional to Chicago, Las Vegas
  8. Doctors to be given star ratings on UPMC site
  9. Storms knock out power to thousands of customers in Western Pa.
  10. Inside the Steelers: Wide array of receiving options shine
  11. Pirates notebook: Trade movement confidence booster for Morse