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  1. Defense leads Joyce team to winning finish
  2. Marion helps Coyle team to 2-0 day
  3. Shoats headed to Lock Haven as two-sport athlete
  4. Shields, Fermin complete all-state list
  5. Shields lands full scholarship to Jefferson

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May 16, 2022
Defense leads Joyce team to winning finish

By Tom Robinson, NEPAElite.com SCRANTON – The NEPA Elite Joyce 16U boys team showed it could take two different routes to victory. After using an offensive outburst in the opener to earn a split of Saturday’s two games, the Joyce team turned to defense to make it a winning weekend in the KYDA Invitational at…

May 15, 2022
Marion helps Coyle team to 2-0 day

By Tom Robinson and Ben Magnotta, NEPA Elite News SCRANTON – Will Marion got the NEPA Elite Coyle 17U boys team started in its opener Saturday and he helped it finish in the second game. With the Abington Heights sophomore leading the way, NEPA Elite went 2-0 in the 17U Division Pool A on the…

May 15, 2022
Shoats headed to Lock Haven as two-sport athlete

NEPA Elite Coyle 17U alum Justice Shoats announced Saturday that he is accepting a full athletic scholarship to Lock Haven University where he plans to be part of both the basketball and track and field teams. The Holy Redeemer senior is a defending state champion in the long jump and the favorite to win the…

May 8, 2022
Shields, Fermin complete all-state list

NEPA Elite Coyle 17U alum Jason Shields and Christian Fermin, who played for the AAU club out of Riverfront Sports in Scranton earlier in his career, were among those honored when Pennsylvania Sports Writers completed their all-state basketball process Sunday with the announcement of the Class 6A team. In all, a dozen players from the…

May 7, 2022
Shields lands full scholarship to Jefferson

By Tom Robinson, NEPA Elite News NEPA Elite Coyle 17U alum and Scranton High School senior Jason Shields committed to a full basketball scholarship from Jefferson University in Philadelphia Friday. The selection of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II school ended a recruiting process for Shields that extended from the high school preseason, through…

May 6, 2022
Finarelli latest all-state selection from club

Austin Finarelli became the latest NEPA Elite alum to land all-state recognition Friday morning when the former Coyle 17U player and current Dallas senior was named to the Class 4A second team for his play in the 2021-22 high school season. Finarelli’s selection came in the latest all-state announcement by Pennsylvania Sports Writers. The 6-foot…

May 5, 2022
Shoats second-team all-state in 3A

NEPA Elite Coyle 17U boys alum and Holy Redeemer senior Justice Shoats added to his list of athletic honors with Thursday morning’s announcement by Pennsylvania Sports Writers that he was a second-team choice on the Class 3A all-state boys team. Shoats was a third-team Hoop Group Showcase League all-star for NEPA Elite last summer. His…

May 4, 2022
Macciocco named to all-state team

NEPA Elite Cooper 17U player Joe Macciocco was named third-team Class 2A boys all-state by Pennsylvania Sports Writers early Wednesday for his performance at Old Forge during the 2021-22 high school season. With Macciocco leading the way, Old Forge advanced to the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association state semifinals for the second straight year. Macciocco shot…

May 2, 2022
NEPA Elite teams take top two girls titles in AC

Offensive balance paid off Sunday. NEPA Elite claimed the top two girls titles when the Clark 17U and Macciocco 16U teams wrapped up perfect weekends in Select Events Basketball’s The Main Event at the Atlantic City Convention Center. The Clark 17U team finished first in the Varsity Girls Division Pool A by winning its only…