Farrell, Pennsylvania (WKBN) – Farrell is lauded after defeating the Kennedy Catholics to win his third straight 10th district title.
Now the Steelers need to prepare for their opponents in the first round of the state tournament at the Gators of Guybel Catholic.
This Friday, viewers at home will have a chance to see Pharrell make the playoffs at 7 p.m. on WKBN’s High School Boys Basketball Game of the Week.
The winner will face Harmony or Dubois Central Catholic in the second round of the PIAA Class A tournament on Tuesday.
High School Boys Basketball Game of the Week
Live on MyYTV on Friday, March 10, 2023 at 7pm
Guybel Catholic (17-8) Farrell (20-4)
You can watch this week’s games:
Digital over the air at 33.2
Armstrong Cable Channels 13 and 108
comcast cable channel 3
Direct TV Channel 15
MyYTV – Spectrum Channel 997 or 1008
March 8, 2022 – Pharrell, 67-55 (PIAA Class A Round 1)
Last year, Lamont Samuels scored 21 points, 67-55, in the opening round of the state tournament to lead the Steelers by Guybel Catholic. Omar Stewart and Cabron Smith added 14 and 13 points respectively to Farrell.
scoring offense: Guybel Catholic, 69.1; Farrell, 66.6
scoring defense: Farrell, 45.3; Guybel Catholic, 60.0
–Farrell defeated Kennedy Catholic 59-40took home their third consecutive Division 10 title as Kyron Wilson and Nasir O’Kane paced the Steelers with 15 points each.
– In the semi-final win, Farrell was trailed by Nasir O’Kane’s 14 points and James Harrison’s 11 points in a 64-55 victory over the Rocky Groves.
– The last time the Steelers lost was against Chenango on January 15, 63-59. The Wildcats outscored Farrell by nine points in the fourth quarter and won his Classic against Ron Galbreth on the campus of Westminster.
-The Gators started the season 1-5 after their first game in the Berlin Brothers Valley Tournament (losing 68-55 to Kornmoe Township).
-WPIAL (A) 75-57 after losing to Imani Christian in the semifinals. Geibel was turned away by Carlynton last Tuesday, 79-39.
-In their final win, the Gators beat Neighborhood Academy 66-64. Jadis Kennedy scored 26 points in the quarterfinals while Trevon White scored 30.
Pharrell’s participation in the last two state tournaments
Round 2 – Lost to Elk County Catholics, 66-53
Round 1 – Beat Gabel Catholic 67-55
First Round – Lost to Berlin Brothers Valley, 70-49
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