Share This Page

District college notes: Seton Hill players named to all-conference team

| Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, 4:36 p.m.

A pair of juniors at Seton Hill University have been named to the all-West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference first team for women's basketball.

WVIAC coaches voted guard Paige Alviani and forward Katie Gattuso to the first team.

The 5-foot-8 Alviani was Seton Hill's second-leading scorer during the regular season with an average of 15.9 points per game. She led the Griffins with 107 assists and the WVIAC in 3-point field goal percentage (42.8).

Gattuso averaged a double-double for Seton Hill with team highs of 17.5 points and 11.1 rebounds per game, the latter also tops in the WVIAC. The 6-foot Gattuso also led the league in double-doubles with 19.

Junior guard Max Kenyi and junior forward Malachi Leonard represented the Seton Hill men with spots on the honorable mention team.

WCCC wins WPCC title

The Westmoreland County Community College women's basketball team won the championship of the Western Pennsylvania Collegiate Conference Tournament by beating CCAC-Boyce, 61-49.

But the Wolfpack were eliminated from National Junior College Athletic Association Region 20 playoffs by CCAC-Boyce, 49-41, in a first-round game in Largo, Md.

In the WPCC title game, Danielle Murphy scored 20 points to lead WCCC, which entered the Region 20 playoffs as a No. 2 seed.

WCCC finished the year with a 23-5 record.

TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.