Sunday, August 30, 2015

Judge names new baseball coach

Thursday, August 20, 2015, 3:16 PM
Kenny Devenney, who was an outfielder at Penn Charter and St. John's, has been hired as Father Judge's new baseball coach. The 32-year-old was in charge at Roxborough for the last two seasons. He was also an assistant football coach for the Indians. "He's got a real good vision," Judge athletic director... Read more

Knights TE-DE headed to Lafayette

Tuesday, August 18, 2015, 5:31 PM
North Penn senior tight end and defensive end Keith Earle committed to play at Lafayette on Tuesday. The 6-foot-1, 230-pounder helped the Knights go 7-4 overall and earn a share of the Suburban One League National Conference title last season. He was a first-team all-conference selection on defense... Read more

Prep Charter's Dioubate, a rising defensive end, commits to Nittany Lions

Sunday, August 16, 2015, 1:18 PM
Penn State continued its in-state recruiting success by landing another highly sought-after prospect over the weekend. Prep Charter’s Karamo Dioubate, a 6-foot-4, 277-pound defensive end and four-star recruit, committed Sunday to James Franklin and the Nittany Lions. He was on a visit to... Read more

Hoops: Wood's Funk pledges to Army

Monday, August 10, 2015, 6:11 PM
Archbishop Wood's Tom Funk, a 5-foot-11 senior point guard who earned second-team all-Catholic League honors last season, committed to Army on Monday. Funk, who plays AAU ball for the Jersey Shore Warriors, received the scholarship offer from Army in April. He took two visits to West Point. "Committing... Read more

Hoops: Carroll's Daly bound for Hartford

Friday, August 7, 2015, 3:22 PM
Archbishop Carroll senior wing guard Ryan Daly, who drilled 57 three-pointers last season, committed to Hartford on Friday. The 6-foot-5, 195-pounder chose the Hawks over Brown, Penn, and St. Francis (Pa.). American, Holy Cross and Loyola (Md.) also recruited the sharpshooter. Daly helped Carroll... Read more

Wood's Stengel commits to Navy

Thursday, August 6, 2015, 8:51 PM
Kurt Stengel mentioned in his eighth-grade yearbook profile that his future plans included joining the Naval Academy. "It's just something I've always wanted to do," the Archbishop Wood senior offensive lineman said. "And when I visited the campus, that sealed the deal. It's a great opportunity." Stengel... Read more

West Catholic's Oliver ticketed for Rutgers

Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 5:02 PM
West Catholic's Tymir Oliver, a hulking defensive end with a quick first step, committed Wednesday to play at Rutgers. The 6-foot-4, 265-pound senior had nearly 20 Division I scholarship offers. A three-star recruit according to, he chose the Scarlet Knights over Boston College, Pittsburgh... Read more

Roman Catholic's Carr commits to Penn State

Monday, August 3, 2015, 2:13 PM
The pipeline from Broad and Vine to State College continues. Surrounded by family and friends Monday afternoon at the school’s library, Roman Catholic’s Tony Carr, a dynamic senior point guard and four-star recruit, committed to play at Penn State. Roman classmate Nazeer Bostick, a 6-foot-4... Read more

Football: W.C. East QB to be a Midshipman

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 8:28 PM
West Chester East senior quarterback Jon Jon Roberts, who passed for more than 1,600 yards and 15 touchdowns last season, committed Thursday to Navy. The 5-foot-8, 165-pounder also rushed for 500-plus yards and six scores while helping lead the Vikings to a 6-6 record. He was a second-team all-Ches-Mont... Read more

Football: North Penn's West bound for Del State

Wednesday, July 29, 2015, 12:05 PM
North Penn's Nyfease West, a fleet senior running back and key contributor since his sophomore year, has committed to play at Delaware State. The 5-foot-10, 195-pounder, who has been clocked at. 4.50 seconds in the 40-yard dash, also serves the Knights as a defensive back and kick returner. Last... Read more
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