News and Announcements

Due to school district closures, the 4th grade Havertown Hoops practices scheduled for tonight, Wednesday, February 20 have been canceled.

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On Sunday evening at Haverford Boy’s School, the A-10, AAC, Big 10, and Big 12 got together for Competition Day Presented By Tony Roni’s. The players competed in knockout, dribble knockout, and 5-spot shooting. Thanks to everyone for coming out.

Here are the list of winners from each grade:
5th & 6th Grade Girls (Big 12): Olivia Carter and Sophia D’Achille
4th Grade Boys (A-10): Caleb Jones and David Locher
5th Grade Boys (AAC): Charlie Rullo and Luke Hagan
6th Grade Boys (Big 10): Dalton McDonald and Ben Orio

Shoutout to the Horned Frogs, Billikens, and Wildcats for taking home team awards.

Thanks again Tony Roni’s!!

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Congratulations to Nathan Mulhern of the Billikens (A-10) for winning DICK’S Sporting Goods Week 10 Player of the Week. On Sunday evening, Nathan had 12 points in addition to a couple rebounds and assists in a 28-20 win over the Rams. The scorekeeper of the game said Nathan “had a ton of great drives to the basket” and said he “gave 110% on every play.” Nathan won a zip up and free pizza at Tony Roni’s – looks like his teammates can get behind some free pizza! #ThisIsWhyWePlay

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Congratulations to Sam Sturman of the Knights (AAC) for winning DICK’S Sporting Goods Week 9 Player of the Week. In his first season playing Havertown Hoops, Sam has had a great season so far – helping lead the Knights to a 5-1 record. On Saturday afternoon, Sam had 14 points, 5 rebounds, and 2 assists in a win over the Tigers. Sam’s teammate, Matthew Browne, contributed in a big way – both scoring and rebounding. With just a few games left, the Knights are getting hot at the right time! Go green!

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For the first time, Havertown Hoops is giving away a sportsmanship award at each age level. We have asked each team to nominate a player from their team to be voted on by the rest of the league. Players were nominated based on the following criteria:

He/she regularly attends practices/games
He/she has a positive attitude towards the game following wins and losses
He/she respects their coach, officials, teammates, and opponents
He/she goes out of their way to cheer on teammates during the game i.e. high-fives after scoring, cheers from the bench, etc.

The winner from each grade level will receive a basketball. For grades 9 & 10 and 11 & 12, the winner will receive a prize worth $50. For grades 4-8, the player with the most overall votes will play for free in the 2019-2020 season.

Visit this link to cast your votes: http://havertownhoops.com/organizations/3848/pages/142322. Voting will be open from Monday, January 28 – Monday, February 11.