The boys’ varsity basketball team had an outstanding season, they finished with an overall record of 16-10. This is the first time since the 2011-2012 season that they qualified for the WPIAL playoffs. In the playoffs they had impressive victories over perennial powers Mount Lebanon and Fox Chapel.
The boys’ advanced to the WPIAL Semi-Finals for only the second time in school history, the other being in 1993. Although they lost a very difficult game to Butler in the WPIAL semi-finals, they still qualified for the PIAA tournament for only the second time in school history (1993 being the other).
The team had a difficult task of traveling over three hours to play a competitive team. The team played rigorously, however they came up just short of the victory 82–71. For their efforts the following players were nominated All-Section: Amante Britt (1st Team), Deontae Robertson (2nd Team), Tyrese Robinson (Honorable Mention), and Kenny Lee (Honorable Mention).