Pennsylvania Scholarship Program Nears $1 Million

Since 2000, the Gretchen Wolf Swartz Scholarship Fund has awarded nearly $1 million to boys and girls high school basketball players who play on teams in the York-Adams (PA) Interscholastic Athletic Association (YAIAA).

The YAIAA, originally founded in 1992 as the York Area Interscholastic Athletic Association and known in its current state since 2004, consists of 22 boys team and 21 girls teams, all of which are members of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA).

Swartz officiated high school basketball from 1981 until 1995 and was a fierce advocate of sportsmanship. Following her untimely death to leukemia in 1997, officials READ MORE at …