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Atlantic City

B.I. Says Bye-Bye

Friday, October 14, 2011, 10:03 AM
Farewell South Jersey athletes, coaches, parents, fellow writers and others who have made my five years, five months of covering sports full-time in the area a memorable and enriching experience. After today, I no longer will be a staff writer for The Inquirer. It's time for me to move on. I have... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Atlantic City High Swimmers

Tuesday, July 6, 2010, 11:47 AM
I just hung up the phone with Atlantic City girls' swim coach Billy Howarth, who was working on the beach with his life guards. Howarth's immediate thoughts are with the safety of beach goers in this hot weather and calm ocean; however, he is also thinking about the Vikings' next swim season. Atlantic... Read more

Plymouth Whitemarsh, Atlantic City notch big wins at Nelson Classic

Wednesday, December 30, 2009, 9:19 PM
By Pat Leonard FOR THE INQUIRER Plymouth Whitemarsh senior center C.J. Aiken scored 21 points, despite sitting for much of the second half with foul trouble, as the Colonials (ranked No. 3 preseason by the Inquirer) took down the Academy of the New Church Lions, No. 5 in Southeastern Pa., 57-46, on... Read more

Atlantic City wins; Olney, Lower Merion fall in Nelson Classic

Wednesday, December 30, 2009, 7:07 PM
By Pat Leonard For the Inquirer At the start of the Jameer Nelson/Pete Nelson Classic’s final day on Wednesday, the most thrilling elements were its finishes. First, in a 3:30 p.m. start at North Catholic High School, Olney of the Public League fell to Paul Robeson (N.Y.), 73-71, on a jump shot... Read more

Wednesday boys' soccer

Wednesday, October 7, 2009, 11:19 PM
Rancocas Valley’s season-long reign as the top-ranked boys’ soccer team in The Inquirer’s South Jersey ratings may be in jeopardy after Delran knocked off the visiting Red Devils, 1-0, Wednesday. The Burlington County League Liberty Division rivals were locked in a defensive struggle... Read more

Wednesday field hockey

Wednesday, October 7, 2009, 11:06 PM
Host Kingsway avenged a season-opening setback and gained a share of the Royal Division lead by handing sixth-ranked Clearview its first loss, 2-0, yesterday in Tri-County Conference field hockey. The Dragons (8-3 overall, 5-1 conference) prevailed on goals from Stephanie Toomey and Christina Wallace... Read more

Group 4 Tennis: Millville, Atlantic City, Cherry Hill East win

Wednesday, October 7, 2009, 12:08 AM
Courtney Gifford set the tone with a straight-sets win at first singles, as top-seeded Millville improved to 15-2 by dispatching No. 16 seed Williamstown, 5-0, in the opening round of the South Jersey Group 4 tennis tournament. In other first-round action, third-seeded Atlantic City eliminated 14th-seeded... Read more

N.J.: Monday Field Hockey

Monday, October 5, 2009, 11:30 PM
Riverside snapped a scoreless tie with 6 minutes, 15 seconds left in the second half as Corryne Crabtree scored off an assist by Liz Bohn, sinking host Pemberton, 1-0. Rams goalie Angela Daigs made seven saves. Also in Burlington County field hockey action, Tina McGugan and Sam Saber provided assists... Read more

Tuesday's boys' soccer roundup

Tuesday, September 29, 2009, 10:20 PM
Bishop Eustace’s Ben Keane deposited a goal early in the second half, and the Crusaders’ defense made it stand up for a 1-0 upset of previously unbeaten Lenape yesterday in Olympic Conference boys’ soccer. Eric Montinard provided the assist for Keane’s goal 12 minutes after... Read more

Tuesday's field hockey roundup

Tuesday, September 29, 2009, 10:01 PM
Jamie Robinson had a hat trick and Amy Kinkler contributed a pair of assists for sixth-ranked West Deptford, which broke the Colonial Conference match open in the second half to hand visiting Audubon its first loss of the season, 4-0. Brooke Heininger (three saves) recorded the shutout for the Eagles... Read more
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