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Archive: October, 2009

LIVE FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL!! Video and Blog from Downingtown West, 7p.m.

Thursday, October 22, 2009, 12:57 AM
Who cares if it rains Friday night? Catch Pat Leonard on a live video and Matt Gelb on a live blog as 6-1 Downingtown East meets 6-1 Downingtown West in the "Battle of the Brandywine" football clash, 7 p.m at West. Only on Read more

Shawnee-Washington Twp. facing field hockey clash

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 9:28 PM
By Bill Iezzi INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Two of the top field hockey teams in South Jersey are scheduled to clash Friday afternoon. Shawnee, ranked No. 3 by The Inquirer, is set to host No. 2 Washington Township in a battle that should be close and low-scoring. “It will be a great game,”... Read more

District 1 field hockey seedings Thursday

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 8:56 PM
By Don Beideman INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Seeding for the District 1 Class AAA and AA playoffs will be held Thursday night. The Class AAA playoffs begin Monday, with class A starting Tuesday. The finals for both classes will be held Nov. 7. The PIAA championship games in both classes are set for Nov.... Read more

Harris wins 300th at Souderton

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 8:48 PM
By Don Beideman INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Typical of Souderton field hockey coach Mary Ann Harris, she told only a few people that she was approaching her 300th career win with the Indians. “I didn’t say anything. I did tell [ex-North Penn coach] Joan Moser, but I didn’t tell the coaches... Read more

Washington's Floyd to play in Army All-American Bowl

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 7:46 PM
In a ceremony Monday at George Washington, 6-foot-3, 310-pound senior lineman Sharrif Floyd was recognized for his selection to play for the East squad in the 10th annual U.S. Army All-American Bowl. The game is scheduled for Jan. 9, 2010, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The 1 p.m. contest... Read more

FLASH: Frankford-North Catholic football game may move to Northeast

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 7:43 PM
By Rick O’Brien INQUIRER STAFF WRITER The traditional Thanksgiving Day football game between Frankford and North Catholic may be moved to the stadium at Northeast High to accomodate what is expected to be an especially large crowd, school officials said Wednesday. With North Catholic scheduled... Read more

Tennis: Haddonfield wins state title

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 5:57 PM
Three-set victories by No. 1 singles Taylor Ng and the No. 1 doubles team of Martha Theodoris and Catherine Senopoulos helped Haddonfield capture the Group 2 title in girls' tennis today. The Bulldogs also got victories from singles players Meghan Burns and Spencer Ng as well as the double team of... Read more

Tennis: Haddonfield makes finals

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 12:58 PM
Undefeated Haddonfield advanced to the finals of the Group 2 state tournament this morning with a 5-0 victory over Gov. Livingston in the state semifinals. The Bulldogs (29-0) will meet Pascack Hills in the state finals at 3 p.m. Singles players Taylor Ng, Meghan Burns and Spencer Ng all won in straight-set... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Holy Cross Field Hockey Friends

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 11:20 AM
At Rancocas Valley Tuesday, Holy Cross coach Hillary Richards told me that she played left forward at the parochial school for Julie Thornton in 2003. Thornton, who is an RV co-coach with Jean Marie Seal, said she didn't forget how good a player Richards was. So before she left the Holy Cross program... Read more

Girls' soccer: How many Central League teams will go to districts?

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 9:25 AM
This is the talk of most e-mailers and commenters here in the days leading up to the District 1 selections on Sunday for the 21-team girls' soccer tournament. The Central League is incredibly deep, with more than a few teams deserving of a bid to the playoffs.'s complicated. In the District... Read more
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