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

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.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Linebacker Harrison coming along slowly since return to Steelers
  2. Pirates acquire infielder from Indians, designate Axford, Gomez for assignment
  3. Man arrested after showing up at hospital with gunshot wounds
  4. Armstrong in test program using slag on icy roads
  5. Steelers notebook: Shazier returns just in time
  6. Fábregas: Cancer-stricken California woman chooses to plan her death
  7. Komen acceptance of drilling-linked money raises ire
  8. Project 15206 finds goals for rain
  9. Penguins look to buck shots, goals trend
  10. Freeport man accused of having child pornography images
  11. Foundation arranges free maid service for women with cancer
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.