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Football: Live chat tonight from Moorestown at Camden Catholic

Friday, September 21, 2012, 2:21 PM
Phil Anastasia will be hosting a live chat from tonight's key WJFL Constitution Division game between visiting Moorestown and Camden Catholic. Go to to follow the chat -- and join the conversation. There will be play-by-play updates of the game between the No. 2 Isish (2-0) and No... Read more

Football: Moorestown stuns Camden Catholic

Friday, September 21, 2012, 10:34 PM
Tyreek Robinson ran for one score and returned an interception for another touchdown as Moorestown stunned Camden Catholic by 30-14 on Friday night. Robinson, a junior QB/DB, scored on a 62 run and 57 INT return as No. 7 Moorestown made big play after big play against No. 2 Camden Catholic. Sid Ruffin... Read more

Football: A 12-pack of weekend picks

Friday, September 21, 2012, 9:00 AM
Here's a closer look at 12 games in South Jersey football this weekend, with predictions: Friday at 7: No. 7 Moorestown (2-0) at No. 2 Camden Catholic (2-0): Camden Catholic's defense, led by Temple-bound linebacker Jarred Alwan, will be tested by Moorestown's no-huddle spread offense and junior... Read more

Football: An All-Non-Public Division?

Thursday, September 20, 2012, 12:30 PM
If the Cape Atlantic League follows through on Wednesday's vote and formally applies to the West Jersey Football League -- and if the WJFL accepts the CAL schools -- the new superconference will have 83 teams. Including nine Non-Public teams. Would all nine fit together in one division? Would... Read more

Football: Stat leaders

Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 8:36 AM
S.J. FOOTBALL STATISTICAL LEADERS RUSHING Ray Lawry, Kingsway, 37 for 506 Calvin Cass, St. Augustine, 50 for 402 Joe Pawlowski, Seneca, 39 for 363 Rashar Gray, Woodstown, 27 for 359 Wesley Hills, Wildwood, 40 for 356 Jahmire Van Kline, Bordentown, 18 for 331 Jody Ellis, Deptford, 31 for 327 Tyler... Read more

Football: 10 Games to Watch

Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 8:29 PM
Here's an early look at 10 games to watch this weekend in South Jersey football: Friday at 7 No. 7 Moorestown (2-0) at No. 2 Camden Catholic (2-0): The Quakers have beaten two sturdy teams in Seneca and then-No. 6 Delsea but face a tough challenge in the Irish. A guy who used to work with CC coach... Read more

Football: New Top 10

Sunday, September 16, 2012, 2:09 PM
As expected, Week Two provided a couple of major jolts to the Top 10 rankings. That's what happens when unranked Moorestown takes down then-No. 6 Delsea and No. 4 Williamstown overwhelms then-No. 7 Shawnee. No. 1 St. Joe dodged a bullet for the second week in a row in the revamped Cape American... Read more

Football: Big night for Kingsway's Lawry

Saturday, September 15, 2012, 10:55 AM
After two games, Kingsway junior Ray Lawry has taken over the lead in rushing yards in South Jersey and established himself as an athlete to watch. The 5-9, 190-pound Lawry has 522 yards and six touchdowns in two games. That's an average of 261 yards per game -- a pace that would break Corey Clement's... Read more

Football: Haddon Heights beats Audubon

Saturday, September 15, 2012, 4:19 PM
Senior QB Dante Pinckney was 11-for-14 passing for 221 yards and three TDs as Haddon Heights beat Audubon 48-20 in a Colonial Conference inter-division game on Saturday. Pinckney also ran five times for 77 yards and a touchdown and also ran for a two-point conversion. Brandon Smith ran eight times... Read more

Football: Williamstown beats Shawnee

Friday, September 14, 2012, 10:18 PM
Juniors Marques Little and John Chamberlin combined for all six touchdowns as Williamstown played a practically perfect game and overwhelmed Shawnee 39-0 on Friday night. Little carried 10 times for 120 yards and two TDs and also scored on a 44-yard punt return. Chamberlin carried 23 times for... 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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