Monday, August 3, 2015

Motivated Lions complete sweep of Firebirds

Saturday, January 31, 2015, 12:05 AM
LOWER MORELAND 69, HOLY GHOST PREP 55 That sizable chip Lower Moreland carries on its shoulder when it comes to playing Bicentennial Athletic League rival Holy Ghost Prep is understandable. Last season, the Firebirds went 4-0 against the Lions, including a 65-47 romp (they won the second quarter... Read more

Bishop McDevitt's Sierra DaCosta nets 1,000th point

Thursday, January 29, 2015, 9:47 PM
Sierra DaCosta not only provided all of Bishop McDevitt's points in a 64-19 loss at home Thursday to Neumann-Goretti in a Catholic League girls' basketball game, but the Lancers' junior netted a milestone. Needing 18 points to reach 1,000 for her career, DaCosta scored the landmark point on a foul... Read more

Wood's Panara commits to Army

Thursday, January 29, 2015, 4:13 PM
Archbishop Wood senior Jeff Panara has committed to Army. The 6-foot-4, 240-pounder was a full back and defensive end for the PIAA Class AAA champions. Congrats to @ArchbishopWood football player Jeff Panara on being offered and committing to play football next year at Army! @WoodFootball —... Read more

Washington names Singletary new football coach

Thursday, January 29, 2015, 1:52 PM
Bill "Skip" Singletary has been named the new head coach at Washington, replacing longtime Eagles coach Ron Cohen. Cohen, the Public League’s winningest coach, stepped down earlier this month with 12 league titles to his credit. Last season, Washington won a playoff game before falling to eventual... Read more

Del-Val's Bonner ticketed to Marist

Monday, January 26, 2015, 9:59 PM
Del-Val Charter senior Nasir Bonner, a fleet running back, has committed to play at Marist. He rushed for more than 900 yards and 17 touchdowns in 11 games last season. Read more

Unionville's Jones bound for Bryant

Monday, January 26, 2015, 4:02 PM
Unionville senior offensive lineman Andrew Jones has committed to play football at Bryant. The 6-foot, 280-poound center was an Inquirer second-team all-Southeastern Pennsylvania selection last season. Jones also received an offer from Army and was given walk-on consideration by Elon and Villanova... Read more

Washington's Miller commits to Nittany Lions

Sunday, January 25, 2015, 2:36 PM
George Washington's Shareef Miller, a hard-charging defensive end with a quick first step, committed Sunday to play at Penn State while on an official visit to State College. The 6-foot-5, 230-pound senior, a three-star recruit according to, chose the Nittany Lions over runner-up Pittsburgh... Read more

Rustin's Loper ticketed for Maine

Saturday, January 24, 2015, 6:51 PM
West Chester Rustin senior running back Terry Loper, who rushed for 2,227 yards and 27 touchdowns last season, committed Saturday to play for Maine. An inside-outside threat in a wing-T attack, the 5-foot-11, 195-pounder earned Inquirer first-team all-Southeastern Pennsylvania honors while helping... Read more

Sophomore sharpshooter leads Saints to thrilling win

Friday, January 23, 2015, 10:16 PM
NEUMANN-GORETTI 71, ARCHBISHOP CARROLL 69 In the hallway outside the respective locker rooms, Archbishop Carroll star Derrick Jones graciously congratulated Neumann-Goretti's Quade Green for his gutsy play in a back-and-forth contest before an overflow and raucous crowd. Green, an up-and-coming sophomore... Read more

Frederick steps aside as Neshaminy's football boss

Thursday, January 22, 2015, 3:57 PM
Mike Frederick has stepped down as Neshaminy's head football coach after one season, citing conflicts with his work schedule. He submitted his letter of resignation and talked with his players Thursday afternoon. "It's definitely related to developments with my job," Frederick said. "I thought the... Read more
About this blog
The Rally blog is written by high schools sports journalists at the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News.

Rally Blog Team
Latest Videos:
Also on
letter icon Newsletter