WVC seniors take the court for charities in Dr. George P. Moses All-Star Classic

By John Erzar - jerzar@timesleader.com
Hanover Area’s Desmond Cannon prepares to shoot in the preliminaries of the 3-point shooting contest Tuesday as Meyers coach Pat Toole watches. The finals will be held at halftime of Friday’s Dr. George P. Moses All-Star Classic at Holy Redeemer High School. - Sean McKeag | Times Leader

The top seniors from the Wyoming Valley Conference will get one more basketball game Friday in the annual Dr. George P. Moses Senior All-Star Classic at Holy Redeemer High School.

The girls game starts at 6:30 p.m. The boys game follows at 8 p.m. The finals of the 3-point shooting contests will be held at halftime. The preliminary round was held Monday at Coughlin High School.

All proceeds benefit local families with medical needs and local charities. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students.

Hanover Area’s Chris Gray and Holy Redeemer’s Paul Guido will coach one boys team. Meyers’ Pat Toole and Wyoming Area’s Pete Moses will coach the other.

The girls coaches will be Holy Redeemer’s John Jezorwski and Dallas’ Kelly Johnson.

Jezorski Girls Team

Roni Isenberg, Reese Mensinger and Mallory Pinterich , Berwick; Maddie Mrochko, Hazleton Area; Sam Rajza and Lauren Wasiakowski, Holy Redeemer; Amanda Gray and Erin Morris, Meyers; Katie Butczynski and Lisa Radziak, Nanticoke Area; Jessica Ell, Tunkhannock; Sarah Holweg, Addison Orzel and Kristi Skok, Wyoming Area; Julia Gabriel, Wyoming Seminary.

Johnson Girls Team

Kira Meager, Coughlin; Sarah Hopkins, Julia Makowski and Andrea Shipton, Crestwood; Hannah Johnson, Olivia Johnson and Kendra Saba, Dallas; Khira Cook, GAR; Victoria Benning and Genesis Rodriguez, Hanover Area; Jordan Harrison, Northwest; Alexa Noone, Andrea Ruby and Mary Silinskie, Pittston Area; Grace Giza, Wyoming Valley West.

Gray/Guido Boys Team

Damon Beckhorn, Alec Markle and Ken Marshman, Berwick; Kevin Klusewitz and Evan Knapp, Crestwood; Desmond Cannon, Mike Piscotty and Tyler Thomas, Hanover Area; Joey Judge, J.D. Turosky and Bryce Yencha, Holy Redeemer; Joe Grula, Jeff Planutis and Josh Samec, Hazleton Area; Sean Harder and Evan Turner, Tunkhannock.

Toole/Moses Boys Team

Jay Bittner, Alex Charlton, Nick Kocher and Joey Parsons, Dallas; Anthony Hawk and Khalil White, GAR; George Palermo, Jawane Buckner, Meyers; MMI Prep; Naseem Guillaume and Matt McGlynn, Pittston Area; Sam Greenfield, Matt Wright, Kyre Zielinski and Aaron Zezza, Wyoming Area; Tyler Maddock, Wyoming Seminary; Draig Ruff, Wyoming Valley West.

Hanover Area’s Desmond Cannon prepares to shoot in the preliminaries of the 3-point shooting contest Tuesday as Meyers coach Pat Toole watches. The finals will be held at halftime of Friday’s Dr. George P. Moses All-Star Classic at Holy Redeemer High School.
https://www.mydallaspost.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/web1_All-Star8.jpgHanover Area’s Desmond Cannon prepares to shoot in the preliminaries of the 3-point shooting contest Tuesday as Meyers coach Pat Toole watches. The finals will be held at halftime of Friday’s Dr. George P. Moses All-Star Classic at Holy Redeemer High School. Sean McKeag | Times Leader

By John Erzar

jerzar@timesleader.com

Reach John Erzar at 570-991-6394 or on Twitter @TLJohnErzar

Reach John Erzar at 570-991-6394 or on Twitter @TLJohnErzar