Local Sports 11/30/18

IT’S A BIG DAY IN ALEXANDRIA. THE JUNIATA VALLEY GREEN HORNETS WILL HEAD TO DANVILLE HIGH SCHOOL TONITE FOR THE PIAA CLASS 1A EASTERN FINAL AGAINST LACKAWANNA TRAIL AT 7:00. THE WINNER GETS A SPOT IN THE CLASS 1A STATE TITLE GAME NEXT THURSDAY IN HERSHEY, AND WILL PLAY THE WINNER OF FARRELL AND OUR LADY OF SACRED HEART.

 

IF JUNIATA VALLEY WINS, IT WILL MARK THE 5TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR THAT A DISTRICT 6 TEAM HAS PLAYED IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME. HOMER CENTER MADE THE TRIP LAST YEAR, AND BEFORE THAT, BISHOP GUILFOYLE MADE 3 CONSECUTIVE APPEARANCES IN THE TITLE GAME, WINNING ALL THREE TIMES.

 

THE PENN STATE WOMENS BASKETBALL TEAM DID NOT HAVE A GOOD TRIP TO FORIDA YESTERDAY. THE LADY LIONS WERE CRUSHED BY FLORIDA STATE 87-58. THE LIONS WERE LED IN SCORING BY SOPHOMORE KAMARIA McDANIEL WITH 24 POINTS. PENN STATE NOW 4-3, WILL BE BACK HOME ON SUNDAY TO HOST JACKSONVILLE STATE AT 2:00.

 

ON THE MENS SIDE TONIGHT. THE PITT PANTHERS HOST DUQUENSE IN THE ANNUAL CITY GAME AT PPG PAINTS ARENA, AND ST. FRANCIS WILL HOST NIAGARA AT THE STOKES COMPLEX WITH A 7:00 TIPOFF.