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Whiz Kids: Watch St. Gregory's Bella Marra Sink a Half-court Shot

The Cranberry teen helped the Lady Wolves pull off a victory in the playoffs with her buzzer beater.

The season might have ended for girls varsity basketball players at , but the team still is celebrating Bella Marra’s amazing half-court shot in a recent victory over Glenshaw's St. Mary of the Assumption.

During the quarterfinals of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh's Class A playoffs, the 14-year-old sunk the three-pointer just as the buzzer rang to end the game March 2.

Thanks to the Cranberry teen’s skilled shot, the Lady Wolves won the game, 34-33.

“We are very proud,” said Debi Allen, secretary at St. Gregory.

The varsity team’s season wrapped up Thursday after a 43-34 loss to Whitehall's St. Gabriel of the Sorrowful Virgin in the semifinals. The game was played at Oakland Catholic High School in Pittsburgh.

Those who want to check out Bella’s buzzer beater for themselves can do so with Cranberry Patch. Click on the above video courtesy of St. Gregory to watch the teen make the half-court shot.

Cranberry Patch encourages readers to submit information about happenings in the community. St. Gregory Catholic School provided this information and video. If you have news you'd like to share about your group, business, place of worship, school or event, please email the information and photos to Editor Jessica Sinichak at jessica.sinichak@patch.com

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