Four State College basketball players — two boys and two girls — earned honors on the Mid Penn Conference Basketball All-Star Teams that were released on Friday.
The Little Lions’ Drew Friberg and Tommy Sekunda were both named to the boys’ first-team in the Commonwealth Division, while the Lady Little Lions earned two honorable mentions in Maya Bokunewicz and Taylor Love.
Friberg, a junior, leads State College with 17.2 points per game and Sekunda isn’t far behind with 16.3 points. Friberg boasts several scholarship offers — from the likes of Bucknell and Penn State — while Sekunda played a critical role in State College’s conference championship by scoring a game-high 28 points in the title game.
As for the girls, Bokunewicz is a freshman who is second on the team in scoring with about 11 points per game. Love leads the team.
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The Little Lion will next face Woodland Hills in the first round of the PIAA Class 6A boys’ tournament at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. The Lady Little Lions fell to Mount Lebanon, 62-44, on Friday.