Dover grad gets all-conference laurels
Dover High School graduate Jerell Figueroa, a senior at Pitt-Greensburg, was recently named to the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Men's Basketball Second Team.
The 5-foot, 10-inch guard also earned AMCC All-Tournament honors when the Bobcats went 3-0 in the tourney, including a 76-74 upset victory over No. 1 seed Hilbert in the championship game. The Bobcats qualified for the NCAA Division III Tournament, but lost in the first round. Pitt-Greensburg finished 19-10.
Figueroa finished his career with 1,427 points, third best in program history. He also finished third in 3-pointers made (186). This season, he was second on the team in scoring (16.2 points per game). He also averaged 4.4 rebounds and led the squad with 122 assists. He started all 29 games.