- T.J. McConnell, a 6-foot-0 junior guard at Chartiers Valley High School who committed to Duquesne last year, was named to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Terrific Ten, the paper announced Sunday.
McConnell, nephew of Duquesne's second-year women's basketball coach, Suzie McConnell-Serio, was a second-team Class AAA all-state pick, He averaged 22.3 PPG and hit 93 of 174 3-pointers (53.4 percent),
McConnell has scored 1,344 career points in two seasons.
- Carly Vendemia, a 6-1 forward from Beaver H.S., is a second-team all-state selection.
She averaged 24.5 points and 14 rebounds in her final season as a four-year starter for Beaver.
"She will attend Duquesne because, in part, she said, 'I am a stay-at-home kind of girl.'"
- Jocelyn Floyd, a 5-6 shooting guard from Washington High School, is also a second team all-stater.
Floyd finished with a 20.8 points-per-game average for Washington, which qualified for the WPIAL and PIAA playoffs and had a two-game run in each.