Pioneers led Sanremo's in summer basketball league
Aug. 10, 2009
PITTSBURGH - Members of the Point Park University women's basketball team led Sanremo's to a playoff appearance in the Citipark's/IBA Women's Summer Basketball League this offseason.
Sanremo's, which was made up entirely of Point Park players, recently finished the season with an 8-7 record. Sanremo's eight victories included a win in the first round of the league playoffs.
The Citiparks/IBA Women's Summer Basketball League featured 15 teams and had several NCAA Division I players who participated. All games were played at the Market House Community Center on the South Side.
The league was certified by the NCAA and the NAIA.
The Pioneers open the 2009-10 season Nov. 13-14 at the Rio Grande Classic in Rio Grande, Ohio. Point Park returns four starters from last year's team that had an 11-14 record.