Valley View boys history

Valley View boys history

League Results Last Decade

Season

Division

Record

Place/Team

2008-09

Lackawanna 2

  9-5

3rd of 8

2009-10

Lackawanna 2

  5-9

6th of 8

2010-11

Lackawanna 2

  9-5

T3rd of 8

2011-12

Lackawanna 2

  5-9

5th of 8

2012-13

Lackawanna 1

  2-11

5th of 5

2013-14

Lackawanna 1

  5-8

T4th of 5

2014-15

Lackawanna 1

  7-6

T3rd of 5

2015-16

Lackawanna 1

  2-11

T5th of 5

2016-17

Lackawanna 1

  4-9

5th of 5

2017-18

Lackawanna 1

  6-7

4th of 5

Total

 

54-80

0 titles

 

District 2 Playoff Results Last Decade

Year

Class

Round

Opponent

Result

Seed-Finish

2009

3A

First

Dallas

L, 62-48

8th Seed

Placed T9th

2010

3A

First

Scranton Prep

L, 48-39

12th Seed

Placed T9th

2011

3A

Quarterfinal

Tunkhannock

L, 67-53

6th Seed

Placed T5th

2013

3A

First

Scranton Prep

L, 64-42

13th Seed

Placed T9th

2014

3A

First

Scranton Prep

L, 81-54

12th Seed

Placed T9th

2015

3A

First

North Pocono

W, 61-45

7th Seed

2015

3A

Quarterfinal

Crestwood

W, 52-48 (OT)

 

2015

3A

Semifinal

GAR

L, 61-36

 

2015

3A

Consolation

Honesdale

W, 67-50

Placed 3rd

2016

3A

First

Nanticoke

L, 51-41

14th Seed

Placed T9th

2017

4A

Quarterfinal

Meyers

L, 68-44

7th Seed

Placed T5th

2018

4A

Quarterfinal

Tunkhannock

W, 47-38

3rd Seed

2018

4A

Semifinal

Nanticoke

W, 48-41

 

2018

4A

Final

Scranton Prep

L, 54-46

Placed 2nd

 

 

 

 

5-9

0 titles

 

State Playoff Results Last Decade

Year

Class

Round

Opponent

Result

2015

3A

First

Pottsville

L, 63-37

2018

4A

First

Mifflinburg

W, 64-45

2018

4A

Second

Berks Catholic

L, 56-36

 

Notes

  • Valley View is 8-10 in 10 state tournament appearances.
  • The school district was created in 1969 and did not make its first PIAA boys basketball appearance until 1988.
  • Last season’s opening round PIAA victory was the first for Valley View in 21 years.
  • Prior to the 2018 first-round win over Mifflinburg all seven of Valley View’s state wins had been packed into a two-year stretch.
  • The Cougars won four games in 1996, advancing to the Class 3A state final where they lost to Blackhawk, 67-55, at the Hersheypark Arena.
  • A year later, Valley View on three times to reach the state semifinals before losing to Susquehanna Township.
  • Valley View went 3-2 in Lackawanna League play-in tournaments to qualify for the District 2 Class 3A tournament, going 2-1 to make the 2011 district tournament and 1-1 in 2012 when it failed to advance.
  • Valley View has won only one-third of its league games, going 26-52 as a Division 1 member, in six seasons since Lackawanna League realignment.
  • The schools that now make up the Valley View School District combined to play just one state tournament game.
  • Archbald lost to Waymart in the first round of the 1963 tournament.