Posted On: 03/20/21 3:57 PM

Class 5A WPIAL CHAMPIONSHIP:
The WPIAL Class 5A Final took place at North Allegheny High School between #2 New Castle and #1 Chartiers Valley. The New Castle Red Hurricanes knocked off the top-seeded Chartiers Valley Colts by a score of 61-45. This was the third meeting between these two programs this season, with both teams splitting the regular-season matchups. At points throughout the contest, the game was close, but New Castle was just too much for the Colts. The Red Hurricanes captured their WPIAL record-breaking 14th title. New Castle has established itself as one of the most consistent winning basketball schools in the state of Pennsylvania. 

 

New Castle Red Hurricanes

Sheldon Cox Sheldon Cox 6'2" | CG New Castle | 2021 State PA 24 points
6’2 Senior Guard
- Played a fantastic all-around game despite foul trouble and ended with two thunderous slam dunks

Mike Wells 13 points, 11 rebounds
6’4 Junior Guard/Forward
- Dominated inside and outside on both the offensive and defensive end throughout the contest

Isaiah Boice 11 points
6’2 Sophomore Guard
- Shot the ball well from the perimeter and ran the break with extreme precision

Michael Graham Michael Graham 6'1" | CG New Castle | 2022 State PA 9 points
5’10 Senior Guard

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