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Springside Chestnut Hill Academy

Football: SCH's Bryant commits to Temple

Monday, April 13, 2015, 3:12 PM
Springside Chestnut Hill's Darian Bryant, a 6-foot-6, 327-pound junior offensive tackle, committed Monday to play at Temple. "He's a smart football player and very detail-oriented," SCH coach Rick Knox said. "And he works really hard. He's shown a commitment to be the best player he can possibly be... Read more

Chris Lubanski named Springside Chestnut Hill baseball coach

Saturday, October 20, 2012, 7:38 PM
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy has turned to Chris Lubanski, a former standout at Kennedy-Kenrick, to be its new baseball coach. In 2003, Lubanski, a hard-hitting and speedy outfielder, was named Gatorade’s national high school player of the year and was selected by the Kansas City Royals... Read more

CHA coach Jack Plunkett dies

Tuesday, January 12, 2010, 3:34 PM
Jack Plunkett, an assistant football coach at Chestnut Hill Academy, died at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday at Abington Memorial Hospital due to an apparent heart attack, officials at the school said. Mr. Plunkett, who spent 30 years at the school, was a former head football coach at Chestnut Hill. He also was... Read more

Football: CHA-Malvern Prep postponed

Saturday, November 14, 2009, 11:34 AM
Due to the field conditions, today's Inter-Academic League final between Chestnut Hill Academy (9-0, 4-0) and Malvern Prep (5-4, 3-1) has been postponed until tomorrow at 2 p.m. With a win, CHA can clinch its first Inter-Ac title. Malvern can possibly forge a three-way tie atop the standings, along... Read more

Friday boys' soccer roundup

Friday, October 9, 2009, 11:57 PM
After getting out of the gate with a 10-0 record and a No.1 ranking in the Southeastern Pennsylvania Soccer Coaches Association poll, Council Rock North is 1-1-1 in its last three games including a 2-2 double-overtime tie with host William Tennent in a Suburban One National Conference game 10-9. The... Read more

Pa.: Tuesday Boys' Soccer

Tuesday, October 6, 2009, 11:38 PM
Great Valley needed some scoring help in the second half of its Ches-Mont League game with visiting Kennett and got it from Adam Boehr. Boehr connected for a second-half hat trick and led the Patriots past the Blue Demons in double overtime, 3-2. Kennett grabbed a 2-0 lead on goals by Jake Tully and... Read more

Tuesday's boys' soccer roundup

Tuesday, September 29, 2009, 10:41 PM
It probably hasn’t happened in the annals of PIAA soccer, but brother beat brother to earn his 300th career victory yesterday. West Chester Henderson coach Mike Lorback beat West Chester East and his brother, Todd, 1-0, in a Ches-Mont League game to reach the milestone. Adam Matteo scored the... Read more

Pa.: Saturday Boys' Soccer

Saturday, September 26, 2009, 11:12 PM
Archbishop Ryan pushed up stopper Mark Vogelman into the attack area and the move paid off in a 1-0 Catholic League win over visiting Archbishop Wood. Vogelman made the most of a free ball 25 yards away from the goal and blasted a hard shot that found the net with 10 minutes left. The Raiders (6-2-1... Read more

Rick O'Brien: Five Football Questions

Tuesday, September 22, 2009, 12:11 PM
Rick O'Brien's Five Football Questions Q: What are the top area games to watch in Week No. 4? A: There are several key league matchups this week. Here are the top two: 1. No. 6-ranked Neshaminy (3-0, 0-0) at No. 7 Abington (2-0, 0-0), Friday at 7 p.m. A victory... Read more

Soccer: Prep blanks CHA

Saturday, September 19, 2009, 9:55 PM
St. Joseph’s Prep needed second-half goals from Tolani Ibikunle and Pat Kardish to beat host Chestnut Hill Academy, 2-0, in a nonleague game. Both goals for the Hawks (3-2 overall, 2-1 league) came within a two-minute span starting 11 minutes into the second half. Read more
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