Boys basketball: Lower Merion guard Corey Sherman is Main Line Boys Athlete of the Week on 20 February 2014 by bcookpa Sherman, a 6-foot junior guard, scored 16 points in the Aces' 64-55 win against Conestoga in the Central League tournament championship final. Lower Merion head coach Gregg Downer calls Sherman, "An incredibly hard worker who is one of the best pure shooters around.' Sherman, who was part of the Aces' PIAA Class AAAA state championship squad last winter, is the younger brother of former Harriton h [...]
Boys basketball: Lower Merion shoots downs Conestoga in Central League final on 12 February 2014 by bcookpa The Lower Merion High School boys' basketball team has had a history of playing its best basketball in February. That trend has certainly continued this year as the Aces have won 15 of its last 16 games including its third straight Central League playoff championship.
In front of a packed house at Harriton High School that included spirited student sections from both Lower Merion and [...]
THREE-PEAT! Aces beat Conestoga 64-55 for third straight Central League championship on 12 February 2014 by bcookpa
By J.J. Daigneault '16
How about those Aces!
Counted out by many as a Central League contender after losses to Haverford and Penncrest to start the season, LM completed a remarkable turnaround on Tuesday night. In a game that played out much like their regular season, the Aces roared back from an eight-point first-quarter deficit to beat Conestoga 64-55 and claim a third straight league [...]
Lower Merion aces big test against Conestoga on 29 January 2014 by bcookpa The Lower Merion High School boys' basketball team has experienced its share of heartbreaking defeats early in the season dropping four of its first five games. In three of those contests Lower Merion was unable to maintain a fourth quarter lead.
On Tuesday night, the Aces once again found themselves in that same position holding a tenuous 50-49 lead midway through the fourth quarter [...]