By Matt DeGeorge
Chris Monahan’s directive has always been straightforward and simple: “Buy in, or buy a ticket.’
Adherence to that philosophy, though, has been anything but easy for his Radnor boys basketball team — through the travails of a three-win season in 2011-12, through the ordeal of six wins last season, through a 1-4 start to this campaign that threatened to snuff out the potential of a season that had barely begun.
But all the hard work and perseverance has bought the Raiders a 14-8 record this season and the school’s first berth in the District One Class AAAA tournament. The No. 19-seed Raiders travel to No. 14 West Chester Rustin Friday night, secure in the knowledge of how far they’ve come as a team.