Tommy Haugh’s path to big-time college basketball has been re-routed away from New Oxford High School.
One of the best boys’ basketball players in the history of Gettysburg High School will not finish his scholastic career in Adams County.
Slicing through the lane, eyes trained on the hoop and nothing else, Quadir Copeland elevates his 6-foot, 5-inch frame off the floor. With gravity temporarily defeated, Copeland soars above the defense and slams the ball home for a rim-rocking dunk, thrilling Gettysburg players and coaches.
With an assist from COVID-19, the Delone Catholic girls’ basketball team’s reign as the PIAA Class 3A defending champion from the 2018-19 season will continue. The Squirettes would much rather have risked it all for a chance to earn a second consecutive title.
Be it on the gridiron or the hardwood, Abdul Janneh and Brayden Long have joined forces to provide New Oxford fans with plenty to remember this year.
Hope remains, but optimism may be in short supply after the PIAA announced it was suspending its basketball championships on Thursday. The decision, which came via unanimous vote of the PIAA Board of Directors, leaves the remainder of the winter postseason in doubt.
RED LION — New Oxford is having the greatest season in program history, and the Colonials kept it rolling as they ran right over York Suburban, 73-48, in the second round of the PIAA Class 5A boys’ basketball tournament on Tuesday night at Fitzkee Athletic Center in Red Lion.