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High school roundup: Wolosik breaks school record in North Catholic win

| Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, 10:08 p.m.

Molly Rottmann had a good view of a performance that knocked her down a notch in the North Catholic record book.

The Trojanettes' coach saw her star pupil, senior Lauren Wolosik, break her single-game scoring record with 44 points, to go along with 13 steals and 10 rebounds in leading No. 3 North Catholic (12-7, 9-1) to a 69-37 victory over Eden Christian Academy (11-6, 6-3) in Section 2-A play Monday night. Rottmann's 43 points had held up since 1988.

Vincentian 64, Trinity Christian 27 — Brenna Wise led Class A No. 1 Vincentian (17-0, 9-0) with a game-high 18 points as the Royals earned a Section 2-A win.

Clairton 45, Geibel 42 — Taleese Ogletree recorded a double-double with 23 points and 11 rebounds as Clairton (6-9, 3-4) earned a Section 4-A win. Peyton McIntyre scored a game-high 27 points for Geibel (2-15, 0-7).

Bishop Canevin 63, Chartiers-Houston 40 — Erin Waskowiak scored a game-high 17 points as Class AA No. 3 Bishop Canevin (15-3, 8-1) earned a Section 4-AA victory.

Beaver Falls 56, Riverside 42 — Ayana Vaughn scored a game-high 31 points as Beaver Falls (10-8, 8-2) earned a win in Section 2-AA. Alex Deep scored 21 points for Riverside (9-8, 6-3).

Bentworth 65, Burgettstown 36 — Taylor Pompei scored a game-high 39 points as Bentworth (6-12, 3-7) earned a Section 5-AA victory.

Blackhawk 59, West Allegheny 36 — Chassidy Omogrosso and Halle Benman both scored a game-high 18 points as Class AAA No. 1 Blackhawk (18-0, 9-0) remained undefeated with a Section 2-AAA win.

Belle Vernon 64, West Mifflin 58, OT — Kaitlyn Slagus had 17 points and 22 rebounds, and Jessica Slagus had 15 points and 20 rebounds to lead Belle Vernon (13-4, 7-2) to victory.

Elizabeth Forward 59, Brownsville 27 — Natalie Fekula's 10 points and 10 rebounds helped Class AAA No. 2 Elizabeth Forward (17-1, 9-0) earn a Section 4-AAA victory.

Quaker Valley 47, South Fayette 43 — Sierra Perlik led all scorers with 28 points, including six 3-pointers, as Quaker Valley (11-6, 7-3) earned a victory in Section 5-AAA. Rachel Smith recorded a double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds for QV.

North Allegheny 40, Upper St. Clair 37 — Taylor Lake and Abby Gonzales both scored 10 points as Class AAAA No. 4 North Allegheny (15-2, 8-1) earned a nonsection victory.

Boys basketball

West Mifflin 53, Ringgold 30 — Derrick Fulmore and Cleve Randolph both scored 10 points as West Mifflin (13-3, 8-1) earned a victory in Section 4-AAA.

Shady Side Academy 55, Riverview 42 — Michael Ware scored a game-high 21 points as Shady Side Academy (6-12, 4-5) earned a Section 3-AA win.

Carmichaels 69, Avella 53 — Brandon Lawless led all scorers with 26 points as Carmichaels (14-3, 4-2) won in Section 3-A.

Seton-La Salle 57, Thomas Jefferson 46 — Dom DelGreco scored a game-high 15 points as Class AA No. 4 Seton-La Salle (15-2) earned a nonsection victory. Jason Horan scored 15 points for Thomas Jefferson (12-6).

Washington 67, South Fayette 43 — Josh Wise led all scorers with 30 points as Washington (13-4) claimed a nonsection win.


Hempfield 46, Hopewell 28 — Hempfield (10-3) rallied from a 28-16 deficit to earn a WPIAL Class AAA preliminary-round win at Chartiers Valley. Hempfield won the final six bouts, including pins by Kris Demorest (106), Ricky Cavallo (113), Sam Krivus (120) and Joey Alessandro (132).

Ringgold 45, Central Catholic 31 — Ringgold (11-5) used four forfeits and two pins during a six-match run to win a Class AAA preliminary-round match. The Rams got falls from Jacob Gerard (126), Ryan Natili (195) and Taylor Bass (285). North Hills defeated Waynesburg, 46-28, and Mt. Lebanon toppled West Allegheny, 48-27, in the other preliminary-round matches.


Seneca Valley running back Forrest Barnes and wide receiver Jon Dorogy have committed to The Citadel, a Division I FCS school in South Carolina.

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