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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

Eppright Six Away

Tuesday, September 27, 2011, 11:46 AM
If the Haddon Heights boys' soccer team can win its next six games, it will have given head coach Jeff Eppright a significant accomplishment: 300 victories in a carreer that spans 24 years. The Garnets are 2-1-1 and in their last game they defeated arch rival Haddonfield, 2-0, a confidence builder... Read more

Collingswood's LaMaina Twins

Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 5:55 PM
The LaMaina twins, Krista and Shawna, enabled unranked Collingswood to upset host West Deptford, 2-1, on Tuesday in a Colonial Conference Liberty Division field hockey game. Krista LaMaina gave Collingswood a 1-0 lead with 17 minutes, 50 seconds remaining in the second half, only to see Sydney Ponto... Read more

Haddonfield Boys' Soccer Milestone

Thursday, September 15, 2011, 9:17 PM
The Haddonfield boys' soccer program won its 600th game Thursday when the Bulldogs beat Audubon, 8-1. Johnny Alemi, Abby Bah, Stephen Noll, Jared Novak, Luke Pease and P.K. Schlitt each scored a goal and Alex Johnston tallied two. "The program's numbers speak for themselves," Haddonfield athletic... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Rain Affects Softball Tournaments

Friday, April 15, 2011, 11:05 AM
The threat of rain, which has been causing upheaval with area softball schedules, has pushed up the times that at least two softball tournaments will start on Saturday. The Rancocas Valley Elite Softball Tournament will start the two semifinal games between RV and Audubon and Gloucester and Buena... Read more

Bill Iezzi: West Deptford Settles Question

Saturday, February 5, 2011, 3:49 PM
For those of you who wondered whether Collingswood should have been ranked ahead of West Deptford in The Inquirer's Top 10, check out the score of their Friday night match. No. 7 West Deptford defeated the host Panthers 34-21. Collingswood coach Dechlin Moody told me before the match that a couple... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Is Collingswood For Real?

Friday, February 4, 2011, 12:55 PM
Since Collingswood upset No. 4 Camden Catholic, 36-28, on Feb. 2, wrestling fans want to know if the the Panthers are for real. Their first test is on Feb. 4 when they host No. 7 West Deptford at 7 p.m. Collingswood is ranked No. 9 by The Inquirer and could meet West Deptford again in the South Jersey... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Collingswood's Injured Center Midfielder

Tuesday, November 2, 2010, 5:56 PM
Collingswood's center midfielder, Beth LaBar, a senior, took a stick to the head 17 minutes, 15 seconds into the action with visiting Holy Spirit Tuesday afternoon. A Holy Spirit player accidentally struck LaBar about an inch-and-a-half above the right eye on a back swing. LaBar was taken to Cooper... Read more

S.J. Football: Collingswood shuts out Overbrook

Saturday, September 18, 2010, 2:26 PM
Ameer Richardson ran for 241 yards and four touchdowns to lead Collingswood to a 28-0 victory over Overbrook Saturday in a Colonial Conference Liberty Division game. Richardson, a 5-11, 175-pound senior, scored on runs of 43, 35, 4 and 1 yards. He had 202 yards and three TDs in the first half. "All... Read more

Boys' basketball: Collingswood wins S.J. Group 2 title

Tuesday, March 9, 2010, 9:24 PM
Tyrone Mann-Barnes scored 25 points as Collingswood beat Haddon Heights, 64-44, tonight in the South Jersey Group 2 title game. Mann-Barnes made five three-pointers, including four in the second quarter. His outside shooting fueled a 25-8 surge in the second quarter for Collingswood. It was the second... Read more
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