Tuesday, September 1, 2015

NJSIAA: Non-publics to set divisions, schedule in new conference

Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 8:16 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer ROBBINSVILLE, N.J. -- The members of a proposed state-wide, non-public football conference would be responsible for the creation of division alignments and schedules, the chair of the NJSIAA committee that is recommending the controversial change said Wednesday... Read more

Baseball: Brady leads Buena past Moorestown

Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 8:09 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Denny Brady has set such a high standard that an 11-strikeout performance against a quality opponent in the season opener somehow seems like an off day. That's surely unfair, but Brady has been so good for so long that the sight of a crooked number in the... Read more

Basketball: Schedule set for 2016 Jeff Coney Classic

Monday, March 30, 2015, 5:21 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Atlantic City will play Winslow Township in the last game of the 2016 Jeff Coney Classic on Jan. 30 at Rancocas Valley High School. The one-day, 11-game showcase event will feature many of the top boys' basketball teams in South Jersey. Camden will face... Read more

Basketball: Schedule set for 2016 Jeff Coney Classic

Monday, March 30, 2015, 5:17 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Atlantic City will play Winslow Township in the last game of the 2016 Jeff Coney Classic on Jan. 30 at Rancocas Valley High School. The one-day, 11-game showcase event will feature many of the top boys' basketball teams in South Jersey. Camden will face... Read more

Basketball: Camden vs. AC at 2016 CHE Invitational

Monday, March 30, 2015, 10:18 AM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Traditional powers Camden and Atlantic City will renew an old rivalry in the feature game of the 14th annual Cherry Hill East Invitational boys' basketball showcase on Feb. 13-14, 2016. The two-day, 13-game event will include many of the top basketball programs... Read more

Basketball: West beats East 160-143 in Carino Club game

Sunday, March 29, 2015, 6:24 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Rob DePersia of Haddonfield High School was named Most Valuable Player of the winning West team in Sunday's 38th annual Al Carino Basketball Club of South Jersey senior all-star game at Rutgers Camden. DePersia, a lead guard, was one of eight players in... Read more

Girls' lacrosse: Peel, Gallagher lead Lenape

Thursday, March 26, 2015, 7:31 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Lenape girls' lacrosse coach Jill McCarthy says she can always count on senior stars Natalie Peel and Shannon Gallagher. They're dependable. They're reliable. They're the Alpha and Omega of team's offense and defense. "They provide a sense of calm and leadership... Read more

Football: Wilczynski takes over at Overbrook

Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 9:24 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Frank Wilczynski knows all about the tradition of Overbrook football. He was part of it. Now, Wilczynski says his task is to remind of his players of the Rams' rich history -- and maybe to get them to create a legacy of their own. "I can't even put into... Read more

Boys' lacrosse: Donnelly scores 7 to spark Clearview

Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 8:59 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Matt Donnelly can only hope the rest of his final scholastic season is an echo of the start. Donnelly, a speedy senior, scored a career-high seven goals to lead visiting Clearview to a 14-6 victory over Haddonfield in the Olympic Conference Patriot Division... Read more

NJSIAA proposes major change to transfer rules

Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 7:09 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer ATLANTIC CITY -- In another significant proposal, the NJSIAA's public/non-public committee has recommended a change to the organization's transfer rules. The committee wants to split schools into those with "open enrollment" -- non-publics and publics that... Read more
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Born and raised in South Jersey, Phil Anastasia prefers standing on the sidelines at high school football games on Friday nights to sitting in the press box at Eagles games on Sunday afternoons. He’s a graduate of Rowan University with a degree in English. Reach Phil at panastasia@phillynews.com.

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