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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

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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

Phil Anastasia: Diamond Reflections

Monday, May 16, 2011, 12:02 PM
The first round of the Diamond Classic reflected well on the Olympic American and Cape-Atlantic. The Colonial? Not so much. Olympic American teams went 3-1, which was as good as possible since one of those games was a matchup between division rivals Cherokee and Lenape. Cherokee won that slugfest... 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: The Year of the Linebacker

Monday, August 30, 2010, 12:17 PM
It's a big year for linebackers in South Jersey. The position has lost a little bit of luster at the college and NFL level. Spread offenses, specialization and situational substitution have combined to make pass-rushing ends and tackles as well coverage guys a bit of a higher priority than linebackers... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Football Camp Excitement

Tuesday, July 27, 2010, 7:07 PM
When Tim Goodwin awakens each morning in his parents’ Ventnor home, the first thing he sees is his No. 70, blue-and-gold, Holy Spirit football jersey hanging up on his closet door. Goodwin, a Spartans’ all-Cape-Atlantic League offensive guard last season, can’t wait for... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Holy Spirit's Super Linebacker

Saturday, July 17, 2010, 1:16 PM
Holy Spirit senior Anthony SaraoCQ is impressed by the best, so when he was invited to participate next week in Football University’s Top Gun Camp in Williamsburg, VA, he promptly accepted the invitation, again. Last year at the camp, which invites about 900 of the best high school players in the... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Top 150 Football Recruits

Thursday, July 1, 2010, 5:29 PM
Today Randy Taylor returned my call questioning his ignoring South Jersey and Southeastern Pennsylvania football players in his list of top recruits in the nation. Taylor, director of recruiting for the National Collegiate Scouting Association, listed scholastic athletes from Central PA to California... Read more

Wheatley's buzzer beater lifted C.R. South past Holy Spirit

Sunday, December 27, 2009, 9:59 PM
In case you missed the play of the day on Saturday, Alex Wheatley's short jumper at the buzzer lifted Council Rock South past Holy Spirit (N.J.), 48-47, in the Boardwalk Cup at the Wildwood Convention Center. That's what Rally calls clutch! Read more

FOOTBALL FINAL: ST AUGUSTINE 28, HOLY SPIRIT 21

Friday, November 6, 2009, 7:05 PM
FINAL: St. Augustine 28, Holy Spirit 21 The winner claims the Cape Atlantic League National Conference title Holy Spirit cut St. Augustine’s lead to 28-21 on a 1-yard run by Nigel Jones that was set up by a 36-yard completion from Joe Callahan to Dan McNair with 39 seconds left in the third... Read more
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