Friday, August 29, 2014
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Football: Ghosts stun Vikings, 35-34, in opener

Friday, August 29, 2014, 3:09 PM
ABINGTON 35, NORTHEAST 34 A touchdown pass with no time remaining gave Abington a dramatic 35-34 victory over visiting Northeast in the nonleague opener for both squads Friday at Schwarzman Stadium. David Kretschman’s 5-yard touchdown pass to wideout Jordan Neely, followed by Matt Bevilacqua’a... Read more

Carroll's Derrick Jones wins dunk contest

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 12:50 PM
Everyone knows about the high-flying ability of Archbishop Carroll senior Derrick Jones. He was at it again on Friday night, winning the Under Armour Elite 24 dunk contest in New York City. Jones recently trimmed his college choices to Auburn, Florida, Louisville, Arizona, Connecticut, Kentucky, Kansas... Read more

Football: Vikings' Paul commits to Cavaliers

Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 2:10 PM
Northeast's Gladimir Paul, a rising senior defensive end and outside linebacker, committed Tuesday to play for Virginia. The 6-foot-3, 215-pounder, who earned first-team all-Public League Class AAAA honors last season, also had scholarship offers from Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rutgers, and Temple... Read more

Football: Roman's Wiggins commits to Youngstown State

Sunday, August 17, 2014, 7:26 PM
Roman Catholic senior offensive tackle Gavin Wiggins committed Sunday to play football at Youngstown State. "Aside from Scott Paxon (Penn State, NFL), he's probably the best blocking lineman we've had at Roman," Cahillites coach Joe McCourt said. "He's the kind of guy who collapses the whole line... Read more

Basketball: Gilbert chooses George Mason

Friday, August 15, 2014, 3:23 PM
Constitution High's Ahmad Gilbert, a 6-foot-6 senior small forward, committed Friday to play basketball at George Mason. Last season, while averaging 15.7 points per game and helping lead the Generals to a 28-5 record and the PIAA Class AA state tile, he earned Inquirer all-Southeastern Pennsylvania... Read more

Camden Youth Soccer Club to host adult tournament

Thursday, August 14, 2014, 3:21 PM
The Camden Youth Soccer Club is hosting a three-on-three soccer tournament for adult players on Sunday, Aug. 17 at the Camden High School athletic fields. The 2nd annual Building Bridges with Soccer Fundraising Tournament begins at 12:30 p.m. The cost is $25 per person. All proceeds benefit CYSC... Read more

Football: Wood's Lohin pledges to Blue Hens

Thursday, August 14, 2014, 1:27 PM
Archbishop Wood senior defensive end Christian Lohin committed Thursday to play football at the University of Delaware. The 6-foot-3, 225-pounder, who also plays tight end, also had scholarship offers from Albany, Bucknell, Bryant, Central Connecticut, Colgate, Lafayette, and Maine. Last season,... Read more

Taney has a fan in Temple's Rhule

Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 4:12 PM
Temple football coach Matt Rhule said he feels bad for whoever has to sit next to his son this week at the Little League World Series in Williamsport. Nine-year-old Bryant Rhule is “out of his mind” about the Taney Dragons, his dad said. The Rhules live in Center City and Bryant Rhule... Read more

Basketball: Wilkerson pledges to Hartford

Monday, August 11, 2014, 8:01 PM
Roman Catholic's TreVaughn Wilkerson, a 6-foot-6 senior forward, committed Monday to play basketball at Hartford. Last season, while averaging 7.1 points and 7 rebounds per game, he was named the Catholic League's defensive player of the year. Wilkerson also received scholarship offers from Binghamton... Read more

Malvern's Trevor Morris headed to Rutgers

Monday, August 11, 2014, 4:33 PM
Malvern Prep senior linebacker Trevor Morris orally committed to Rutgers on Monday afternoon. The 6-foot-2, 200-pounder chose the program over offers from Buffalo, Fordham, Ohio, Rhode Island, and others. He totaled 10 sacks and one interception last season and was named to the Inter-Ac’s second... Read more
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