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Great Valley

Villanova lands Great Valley's Bridges

Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 7:29 PM
Great Valley's Mikal Bridges said he "just sort of surprised" the Villanova basketball staff on Tuesday afternoon when he orally committed during a visit to the school. "They were pretty pumped and hyped up," Bridges said. The 6-foot-7 senior forward, one of the area's top recruits, visited Penn... Read more

Great Valley wrestlers go unbeaten in Bloomsburg

Wednesday, December 30, 2009, 11:48 PM
Great Valley's Mike Chawaga missed the beginning of the season due to injuries, but returned with a vengeance at the Bob Rohm Duals in Bloomsburg. Chawaga went 5-0 with three pins at 171 pounds, while teammate John Cassels went 5-0 at 119 pounds. The Patriots beat Southern Columbia, 40-27, but lost... Read more

Great Valley taking football coach applications until Jan. 7

Wednesday, December 30, 2009, 11:36 AM
Great Valley athletic director Russ Wren said that Jan. 7 will be the cutoff date for applications to replace Gary Phillips as football coach. Phillips' cotract was not renewed after a 3-8 2009 season. He had been coach for 17 seasons. Read more

Pa.: Saturday Boys' Soccer

Saturday, October 10, 2009, 10:45 PM
Some quick thinking by Dalton Carroll led to a 1-0 win for Springfield (Delaware County) against visiting Pottsgrove in a nonleague game. Carroll, watching as the Pottsgrove goalie tried to set up the wall on a direct kick, got to the ball fast and blasted it home from 20 yards out midway through... Read more

Thursday boys' soccer roundup

Thursday, October 8, 2009, 11:00 PM
Javier Delgado scored the last of his two goals midway through the second half and handed Kensington its first win of the season, a 3-2 decision over host Boys’ Latin, in a Public League game. Alfonso Bac also scored for the Tigers (1-8 overall and league) while Nabieu Sesay scored twice for... Read more

Wednesday field hockey

Wednesday, October 7, 2009, 10:41 PM
Kristine Visco’s goal with 15 minutes left in the second half gave host Archbishop Ryan a 1-0 Catholic League win over Conwell-Egan. Tori Veoli scored twice for host St. Hubert in a 5-0 win over Little Flower. Julia Delong, Ann McCrane and Katie McFadden also scored. Suburban One American.... 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

Pa.: Tuesday Field Hockey

Tuesday, October 6, 2009, 11:05 PM
Despite 37 saves from goalie Katy Schlechtweg, Shipley outlasted host Moorestown Friends, 3-0. Avery Safford scored twice and Jill Keeney once. Madison Fertell scored four goals for host Westtown in a 7-0 win over Friends Select. Izzy Perres scored twice for Friends’ Central in a 2-1 win at... Read more

Pa.: Monday Girls' Soccer

Tuesday, October 6, 2009, 12:10 AM
Kate Hopkins barely broke a sweat as Unionville’s first-half goalie in an 8-0 Ches-Mont League win at Oxford, but got plenty of exercise in the second half by scoring a pair of goals for the Indians. Hopkins had no saves because the Indians (10-2-1 overall, 9-0 league) handcuffed the Hornets... Read more

Pa.: Saturday Girls' Soccer

Saturday, October 3, 2009, 9:38 PM
Emma Husted-Sherman scored twice for Strath Haven in a 6-0 nonleague win at Great Valley. Kim Shoup scored on a through ball off a Tori DiRico assist to give host Conestoga a 1-0 win over West Chester Rustin. Conestoga, the No. 2 team in the Inquirer Top 10, is now 10-1. Baldwin got three saves from... Read more
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