Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Baseball: D'Alessandro, Musilli spark Williamstown

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 8:32 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Between the two of them, Nick D'Alessandro and Dan Musilli were just 2-for-7 for the Williamstown baseball team on Tuesday. D'Alessandro also was hit by a pitch. And Musilli reached on an error. D'Alessandro also stole three bases. And Musilli stole three... Read more

Baseball: New Top 20

Sunday, April 19, 2015, 12:30 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Here's the new Top 20 in South Jersey baseball: (Preseason ranking in parentheses) 1. Gloucester Catholic (3) 10-2 Seven different pitchers have victories for the Rams, an illustration of this program's remarkable depth. These guys could play every day.... Read more

Baseball: Stat leaders

Sunday, April 19, 2015, 12:04 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Here are South Jersey baseball's statistical leaders: PITCHING WINS 4 -- Justin Hagenman, Bishop Eustace. 3 -- Zach Schuyler, Burlington Twp.; Vince Sturdevant, Audubon; Matt Jones, Haddonfield; Tyler Phillips, Bishop Eustace; Matt Woods, Eastern; Alex... Read more

Baseball: Bishop Eustace falls in tourney title game

Saturday, April 18, 2015, 6:07 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Chris Jones couldn't say that something was wrong from the first pitch, since he hit it over the fence for another home run. But the Bishop Eustace Prep senior sensed that something wasn't quite right with his team from the start of Saturday's championship... Read more

Baseball: Timber Creek beats Winslow Twp.

Friday, April 17, 2015, 8:10 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer The Winslow Township High School baseball team was hot. The Timber Creek baseball team was not. The Eagles were riding high after consecutive shutout victories over Bishop Eustace and Seneca by a combined score of 12-0. The Chargers were coming off a 10-0... Read more

Basketball: DePersia twins headed to Rowan

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 8:32 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Nick and Rob DePersia have been playing basketball together for their whole lives. They have decided to continue in college. The DePersia twins, four-year varsity players for Haddonfield High School, have decided to attend Rowan University to study engineering... Read more

Girls' lacrosse: Brooks sparks Moorestown past Shawnee

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 8:23 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Abbey Brooks is not 5-foot-1. She is 5-foot-1 1/2. "That's with my cleats on," Brooks said. "That's my edge." The diminutive Moorestown High School senior stood tall when her girls' lacrosse team needed her most in Thursday's showdown with rival Shawnee... Read more

New FB coach Carr sees Winslow as 'sleeping giant'

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 2:13 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Kemp Carr believes Winslow Township can be one of the best football programs in South Jersey. "It's time to wake the sleeping giant," said Carr, who has been hired as Winslow Township's new coach. Carr turned Penns Grove into a South Jersey small-school... Read more

Football: Carr hired as Winslow Twp. coach

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 9:17 AM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Kemp Carr, who led Penns Grove to a 12-0 season and a state record in points in 2012, has been named the football coach at Winslow Township. Carr replaces Russ Angerstein, who was not rehired after two seasons with the Eagles. Winslow was 2-8 in each of... Read more

Basketball: Shultz resigns at Cherokee

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 1:15 PM
By Phil Anastasia Inquirer Staff Writer Citing a desire to spend more time with his family, Matt Shultz has resigned as boys' basketball coach at Cherokee High School. Shultz was the Chiefs' coach for five seasons and led the team to the South Jersey Group 4 title game in each of the last two... 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

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