Shannon Conely decides to get recruiting process out of the way early.
A few of the very best WPIAL boys basketball players from last season will delay college one more year in an effort to raise their stock.
Dane Jackson was a standout in two sports at two schools — Cornell and Quaker Valley — and is the Male High School Athlete of the Year.
Conor Richardson left a legacy at Carlynton and in so doing became the West Xtra Female High School Athlete of the Year.
Two-sport star Amanda Kalin earns North Xtra Female Athlete of the Year.
Steel Valley’s three-sport standout Brandon Donovan is the South Xtra Male High School Athlete of the Year.
Basketball, football standout Julian Batts is East Xtra Male Athlete of the Year.
Claire Oberdorf battles back from injury to land East Xtra Female Athlete of the Year.
Indiana’s Riley Stapleton and Apollo-Ridge’s Tre Tipton will both be wide receivers in college, but were three-sport stars in high school.
Former Chartiers Valley star guard did not get drafted but was invited to sign as a free agent with Philadelphia.