Northwestern Press

Saturday, February 22, 2020
PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZ The semifinal round of league basketball tournaments was completed Thursday with Moravian Academy and Notre Dame (Green Pond) earning trips to the Colonial League girls championship. PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZ The semifinal round of league basketball tournaments was completed Thursday with Moravian Academy and Notre Dame (Green Pond) earning trips to the Colonial League girls championship.

Article By: The Press

Thursday, February 13, 2020 by The Press in Sports

League championship basketball match ups are now finalized for both the Colonial League and East Penn Conference.

The Colonial League held girls semifinals Wednesday evening at Catasauqua High School.

Top-seeded Notre Dame (Green Pond) beat No. 4 Bangor 51-36 in a girls semifinal to advance to the championship game, while No. 3 Moravian Academy took down No. 3 Northwestern 49-45.

The Crusaders and Lions will meet Friday at 6 p.m. with the boys championship between No. 1 Southern Lehigh and No. 6 Bangor scheduled for 7:45 p.m.

In the East Penn Conference, which held semifinals Monday and Tuesday with the top seeds emerging in both brackets. No. 1 Bethlehem Catholic and No. 2 Nazareth will square off Thursday in a 6 p.m. girls title game at the PPL Center, while the boys game between top-seeded Allen and No. 2 Liberty will follow with an 8 p.m. tip off.