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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

Phil Anastasia: Highland's reward

Thursday, May 26, 2011, 2:29 PM
Highland put together a great season in baseball. The Tartans won the Tri-County Royal Division. They earned the No. 1 seed in the SJ Group 3 torunament. They did all that despite losing pitcher/infielder Tyler Hinchliffe, a Boston College recruit, for the season with an ankle injury in mid-April... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Triton Softball Tourney Fights Cancer

Wednesday, May 4, 2011, 5:52 PM
The Triton softball Coaches Vs. Cancer Tournament is scheduled to start at 3:30 p.m. on May 6. In the six-team tourney Highland faces Audubon in the first game and Sacred Heart takes on Paul VI in the second. Triton and GCIT are set to tangle at 5 p.m. The tournament is scheduled to continue on... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Venables Makes Sports Illustrated

Thursday, October 21, 2010, 9:28 AM
Have you seen the Oct. 18 issue of Sports Illustrated? Highland's Megan Venables, the 2010 state indoor and outdoor 3,200-meter champion, appears in the Faces in the Crowd section for her cross-country accomplishments. Venables was highlighted after dominating the field at Holmdel Park on Oct. 2... Read more

Bill Iezzi: New Wrestling Coach

Tuesday, October 19, 2010, 5:33 PM
The Washington Township Board of Education has named a new head wrestling coach, Ron Ippolite, who has not guided grapplers at the high school level since 1999. So I asked athletic director Kevin Murphy why he was given the job. The athletic director reflected upon his own coaching past for the answer... Read more

Timber Creek shocks Cumberland in girls' soccer

Monday, November 2, 2009, 11:23 PM
The NJSIAA South Jersey Group 3 girls’ soccer tournament opened with a bang Monday, as No. 15 seed Timber Creek upset second-seeded Cumberland, 1-0. Amanda Magana knocked home a pass from Olivia McEachern midway through the second half, and Kate DeCaro stopped nine shots to preserve the win for... Read more

Thursday Jersey Girls' Soccer

Thursday, October 8, 2009, 11:11 PM
The Williamstown girls’ soccer team has received a scare from Tri-County Conference rival Highland twice this season — and survived both times, thanks to the scoring of Briana Molino. Yesterday, the seventh-ranked Braves (11-1) needed a pair of second-half goals from Molino, including the... Read more

N.J.: Tuesday Boys' Soccer

Tuesday, October 6, 2009, 11:48 PM
Dustin Fowler delivered a second-half goal and one of the most unlikely boys’ soccer victories of the season Tuesday as Deptford won its first game this fall, 1-0, over visiting Williamstown in the Tri-County Conference. The Spartans (1-7) had been outscored by 19-4 in their first seven games... Read more

FOOTBALL: Highland 19, Deptford 10

Saturday, October 3, 2009, 3:09 PM
With football teams many teams going to sophisticated passing attacks, there is still room for the run. Highland proved that with today’s 19-10 win over Deptford in a Tri-County Royal Division game. The Tartans passed for just 11 yards, but had two players escape the century mark on the ground... Read more
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