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Archbishop Carroll

Creighton resigns as Carroll hoops coach

Tuesday, March 31, 2015, 12:20 PM
Chuck Creighton has stepped down as Archbishop Carroll's girls' basketball coach after eight successful seasons. Creighton guided the Patriots to a 178-48 record (.788 winning percentage), three Catholic League championships, and two PIAA state titles (Class AAAA in 2012 and AAA in 2009). "I would... Read more

Carroll beats Malvern in Kobe Bryant/Rally Classic

Saturday, January 23, 2010, 10:18 PM
By Pat Leonard For the Inquirer Archbishop Carroll defeated visiting Malvern Prep Saturday night, and D.J. Irving and Juan’ya Green did, too. While the Patriots, ranked No. 6 in Southeastern Pa. by the Inquirer, overcame a nine-point halftime deficit to win, 57-49, at the Kobe Bryant/Philly... Read more

Markward Club to honor local players on Wednesday

Monday, January 11, 2010, 1:16 PM
On Wednesday, in a 12:30 p.m. luncheon at Keenan's Valley View Inn in Roxborough, the Markward Club will recognize the following basketball players: Andrew Stress and Tim Filer, Council Rock North Sean Brophy and Joe Nardi, St. Joseph's Prep Ryan Creighton and John Malick, Malvern Prep Cashad... Read more

No. 1 Carroll girls top Wood, 39-30

Thursday, January 7, 2010, 11:48 PM
In an early battle of league unbeatens, the host Archbishop Carroll girls outlasted Archbishop Wood, 39-30. Read more

Nelson Classic opens with hoops nailbiters

Saturday, December 26, 2009, 7:36 PM
By Pat Leonard FOR THE INQUIRER Nailbiters played in front of big crowds highlighted the opening day of the four-day Jameer Nelson/Pete Nelson Play by Play Classic basketball tournament Saturday at Widener University. The tournament started off with a bang as Strawberry Mansion of the Public League... Read more

Girls' hoops tourney features top teams

Friday, December 18, 2009, 10:48 PM
By Don Beideman INQUIRER STAFF WRITER The fourth annual Hoops for Hope Classic Sunday, weather permitting, to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation will showcase some of the area’s top girls’ basketball teams and one from Virginia. The out-of-state visitor, Robert E. Lee from Staunton, will... Read more

ALERT: Jameer Nelson/Peter Nelson Classic: Dec. 26

Thursday, December 10, 2009, 9:05 PM
The sixth annual Jameer Nelson/Pete Nelson Scholastic Play by Play Classic basketball tournament on Dec. 26 at Widener University will feature 10 local boys' teams in five games. Here is the schedule: Girard College vs. Strawberry Mansion, 1 p.m. West Chester Rustin vs. Norristown, 2:45 p.m. Archbishop... Read more

Football: All-Catholic AAAA Selections

Friday, November 13, 2009, 4:47 PM
Catholic League All-Catholic Football Selections Class AAAA Most Valuable Player: Cardinal O'Hara’s Corey Brown Coach of the Year: St. Joseph’s Prep ‘s Gil Brooks First Team OFFENSE C Ryan Geiger, La Salle, Junior L Matt Williams, Cardinal O’Hara, Senior L Seth Betancourt... Read more

PIAA District 12 cross-country results

Wednesday, October 28, 2009, 9:32 PM
At Belmont Plateau Wednesday, La Salle came away with the boys’ Class AAA cross-country team title and St. Joseph’s Prep’s Chris O’Sullivan had the top individual performance of the day in the District 12 Championships. La Salle finished with 33 team points, 12 ahead of second-place... Read more

Catholic League changes soccer playoff format

Tuesday, October 20, 2009, 9:07 PM
By Matt Gelb INQUIRER STAFF WRITER After a year experimenting with a condensed playoff format, the Catholic League will expand it this time around in the name of fairness. In the first season as a part of the PIAA, the Catholic League played an eight-team league tournament last year, with six teams... Read more
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