Weather forces high school postponements
Inclement weather forced the postponements of a number of high school basketball games Friday night, the first day of the high school winter sports season.
The Avella Tournament was postponed and will be played today and next Saturday. Winchester Thurston will play Bentworth 4:30 p.m. today with Mapletown taking on Avella at 6 p.m.
On Saturday, Dec. 14, the losers of those two games play at 4:30 p.m. and the winners at 4:30 p.m.
The Fort Cherry boys and girls basketball teams had their games postponed in the Fort Cherry/Montour Tournament.
In the boys event, Westinghouse will play the winner of last night’s game between South Fayette and Avonworth at 6 p.m. Fort Cherry will play the winner of that event.
The game between McGuffey and Fort Cherry girls will be made up at a later date.
The boys game between Carmichaels and Renaissance Academy was postponed in the Jefferson-Morgan Tipoff Tournament. Carmichaels will play Jeff-Morgan at 3 p.m. today.
The Geibel Tournament was pushed back a day with Mapletown playing Frazier at 5 p.m. and West Greene taking on Geibel at 7:30 p.m.