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BUCKS COUNTY'S FAMOUS FACES

Think you know all there is to know about Bucks County's famous faces? Test yourself or your friends with the questions and answers below:

Name the Pennsbury High School alum who was drafted to the Philadelphia 76ers in 2011.
Lavoy Allen began his basketball career in the 8th grade at Pennsbury High School before moving on to Temple University where he helped bring the team to the NCAA Tournament all four years of college. He was drafted to the Indiana Pacers in February 2014.

Which Bucks County resident became the oldest pitcher in MLB history to win a game in April 2012?
Jamie Moyer, born in Sellersville, PA in 1962, became the oldest pitcher in MLB history to win a game on April 17, 2012 and then broke this same winning record again in May 2012. He has pitched for the Chicago Cubs, Texas Rangers, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, and Philadelphia Phillies among other teams. 

What young Bucks County resident got her start in the acting/singing world by entering a singing contest run by Miley Cyrus?
Sabrina Carpenter, currently starring in a role on the Disney Channel's new show Girl Meets World, booked her first full acting role in December 2010 as a guest on Law & Order: SVU after placing third in The Next Miley Cyrus Project

What American drummer grew up in Levittown and helped co-found the band the Hooters?
David Uosikkinen was born in Cheltenham, PA in 1956 but grew up in Levittown, PA where he helped form the classic rock band The Hooters.

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