Sophomore forward Natalie Kucowski, a Mayfair native, scored seven points, grabbed 10 rebounds, blocked five shots and dished four assists in an opening-round state playoff win over Philadelphia Academy Charter.
John Turner knew it would take the world to beat Gwynedd Mercy and have his Nazareth Academy basketball team advance. And although it didn’t come close to happening, this particular Pandas squad still means the world to their coach.
“I think we’ll get to the championship. It’s going to be rough because some of the teams we play are tough. We definitely have the talent, and I think we’re strong because if one player isn’t doing well, the others will pick her up. We all keep each other positive.”
— Danielle Gasperi