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Ricci takes leave of absence after altercation with player

Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 3:27 PM
Longtime Garnet Valley football coach Mike Ricci is taking a two-week leave of absence following a sideline altercation with one of his players during the second half of Friday night's 28-7 home win over Central League rival Penncrest. Ricci grabbed a player's face mask in a moment of frustration... Read more

Holy Ghost Prep boys' soccer clinches fifth straight Presidents title

Monday, October 13, 2014, 8:29 PM
Holy Ghost Prep kicked things off Monday afternoon with a goal four minutes into its game at Devon Prep. Five goals and 47 minutes later, the Firebirds were well on their way to a fifth straight Bicentennial League Presidents boys' soccer championship. Six different Holy Ghost Prep players struck... Read more

Carroll's Aflakpui chooses Temple

Sunday, October 12, 2014, 10:01 PM
Opting to stay close to home, Archbishop Carroll's Ernest Aflakpui, a 6-foot-10 senior center, committed Sunday evening to play at Temple. "I just think he felt real comfortable with Fran Dunphy and the rest of the Temple coaches," said Terrell Meyers, the director of Aflakpui's AAU team, WeR1. "Coming... Read more

Central wins Public League tennis championship

Friday, October 10, 2014, 7:05 PM
Central’s Eryn Nguyen sure does like to live on the edge. A week after rallying to beat Masterman’s Mona Zhang to clinch the Public League regular season girls’ tennis title, Nguyen dug out of an even deeper hole against Zhang to clinch the Public League Championship on Friday night... Read more

Former Roman star Ketner dies after battle with cancer

Friday, October 10, 2014, 1:22 PM
Former Roman Catholic and Massachusetts hoops standout Lari Ketner died Friday morning after a year-long battle with colon cancer. After starring for Roman (Class of 1995), the 6-foot-10 Ketner went on to play for UMass for three seasons. Drafted by the Chicago Bulls with the 49th overall pick of... Read more

Baseball: Werman named new Explorers coach

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 3:33 PM
Kyle Werman, formerly an assistant at St. Joseph's University, has been tabbed as the new head baseball coach at La Salle. He replaces 28-year boss Joe Parisi. Werman was a four-year starter at Virginia, playing second base and catcher. He went on to play for the New York Mets organization in the... Read more

Friday Night's Southeastern Pa. Football Scoreboard

Friday, October 3, 2014, 11:02 PM
BICENTENNIAL LEAGUE Bristol 49, Jenkintown 3 Calvary Christian 35, Morrisville 28 CATHOLIC LEAGUE AA Lansdale Catholic 36, Bishop McDevitt 25 CATHOLIC LEAGUE AAA Cardinal O'Hara 37, Archbishop Carroll 27 CENTRAL LEAGUE Ridley 29, Upper Darby 14 CHES-MONT LEAGUE AMERICAN Octorara 54, Sun Valley... Read more

Friday Night's South Jersey Football Scoreboard

Friday, October 3, 2014, 10:59 PM
CAPE-ATLANTIC AMERICAN St. Augustine 44, Ocean City 7 St. Joseph 48, Vineland 0 CAPE-ATLANTIC NATIONAL Buena 36, Oakcrest 35 (OT) Holy Spirit 35, Middle Township 7 Lower Cape May 14, Pleasantville 13 COLONIAL CONFERENCE PATRIOT Haddon Heights 41, Gateway 21 Haddon Township 17, Lindenwold 14 NONLEAGUE Camden... Read more

Haverford's Reddish, Nova's Brunson head to USA basketball mini-camp

Friday, October 3, 2014, 2:48 PM
Haverford School freshman Cameron Reddish and Villanova-recruit Jalen Brunson are among the 48 high school basketball players that will attend USA Basketball's mini-camp this weekend in Colorado Springs, Colo. The two-day camp begins on Saturday and is used to evaluate talent ahead of the Nike Hoop... Read more

Football: Prep's Reid tabbed for All-American Bowl

Friday, October 3, 2014, 11:33 AM
St. Joseph's Prep senior defensive back John Reid has been selected to play in the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl at the Alamodome in San Antonio. Reid, who is headed to Penn State, will receive his honorary jersey in front of family, friends, teammates, and classmates next Friday at the Prep. According... Read more
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