DURHAM, N.C.— Duke University incoming women’s basketball freshman Erin Mathias has been named the recipient of the Miss Pennsylvania Basketball award, which was presented to the future Blue Devil recently.
Mathias, who is a 6-4 post player out of Fox Chapel Area H.S., is coming off a senior campaign where she averaged 16.6 points, 12.8 rebounds and 4.8 blocks. She helped lead Fox Chapel to a 20-6 record and an appearance in the second round of the PIAA Class AAAA tournament. Mathias was also named the 2014 PIAA Class AAAA Player of the Year in her final year.
On the year, Mathias notched 21 double-doubles, including a season-high 29 points early in the year against Baldwin. Mathias notched 1,060 points, 882 rebounds and 276 blocks in three years on the varsity squad.