Basketball

Basketball shoots for success

Basketball shoots for success

by | February 7, 2017

As one of the most successful basketball coaches of the 20th century said, “The eight laws of learning are explanation, demonstration, imitation, repetition, repetition, repetition, repetition.” The PHS basketball program has been taking some... Read More

Basketball shoots for a successful season

Basketball shoots for a successful season

by | February 5, 2016

PHS men’s varsity basketball has started out their season with an 18-3 record and the champions of two tournaments, which can be attributed to the comradery of the team. “Right now we’re ranked No.... Read More

Freshman shoot for success on varsity ball

by | December 14, 2015

The basket. Hardwood floors and a ball. Dribble, dribble, dribble, jump, swish! The basketball glides through the hoop, smooth and effortless. Again and again. And again. Two freshmen, Jasymne Huggins and Kristen Seyranian look... Read More

Principal Daniels displays his basketball skills from the past

Principal Daniels displays his basketball skills from the past

by | May 13, 2014

When principal Brent Daniels hit Piedmont with the start of the year, he brought prior experience in administration and leadership to a school that had experienced two different principals in the past three years.... Read More

Lavdiotis dedicates over two decades to basketball

Lavdiotis dedicates over two decades to basketball

by | February 27, 2014

For the past 21 years men’s varsity basketball coach Chris Lavdiotis has brought intensity and passion every time he sets foot in the Binks Rawlings Gym. Lavdiotis began his career at Piedmont in 1992... Read More

Basketball plays in tournament

Basketball plays in tournament

by | January 31, 2014

Friday December 19 through Saturday December 21, the Men’s Varsity basketball team had a tournament. They first played Berean Christian on Thursday, and won. They then played the Richmond Oilers, who they also defeated.... Read More

Men’s basketball falls short against Marshall, 48-56

Men’s basketball falls short against Marshall, 48-56

by | January 12, 2014

The Piedmont Mens Varsity Basketball team fell to Marshall 48-56 on Saturday night. The Highlanders started with seniors Joseph Powell and Chris Fetterolf, junior Jackson Roberts, and sophomores Sean Rodriguez and Jordan Torio. They... Read More

Basketball begins with a bang

Basketball begins with a bang

by | December 11, 2013

The Piedmont Highlanders Boys Varsity Basketball team defeated the St. Vincent Mustangs 54-39 on Tuesday night in their first home game of the season. Starters for the Highlanders included sophomores Jordan Torio and Sean... Read More

Basketball holds fundraiser to refinish William Binks Gym

by | June 6, 2013

The William Binks Gym is currently in a condition that is shy of excellent, so the PHS women’s basketball team started a fundraiser called “Give Binks Some Love!” in order to restore this facility... Read More

Women’s Basketball falls to Berkeley, 45-40

Women’s Basketball falls to Berkeley, 45-40

by | February 17, 2013

The women’s varsity basketball team lost to Berkeley High School 45-40 in one of their last league games before they travel to the playoffs. The two teams were neck and neck in the... Read More