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Archive: October, 2011

St. Joe's Prep junior combo guard Steve Vasturia likely headed to Notre Dame

Monday, October 31, 2011, 4:37 PM
St. Joseph's Prep basektball guard Steve Vasturia will announce his college commitment Tuesday in a 2:30 p.m. press conference in the school's library. It has been reported on 247sports.com that the 6-foot-4, 180-pound junior will commit to Notre Dame. Vasturia has 20-plus scholarship offers, including... Read more

Losing Football Records, Winning Attitudes

Sunday, October 30, 2011, 9:09 AM
It couldn’t have been a more miserable day for playing football on Saturday, with rain, sleet and bone-chilling cold temperatures. Two football teams who didn’t have much to play for except pride, showed a true sense of competitive fire when Gloucester Catholic beat Highland 26-6. Both... Read more

Live updates: St. Joseph’s Prep vs. La Salle

Thursday, October 27, 2011, 7:44 PM
Join the Inquirer's Chris Melchiorre as he provides live updates from the St. Joseph’s Prep-La Salle game, along with updates from correspondents around the area. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Live updates: Pennsauken at Camden Catholic

Thursday, October 20, 2011, 9:07 PM
Join the Inquirer's Chris Melchiorre as he provides live updates from the Pennsauken-Camden Catholic game, along with updates from correspondents around the area. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Wright Out of the Blocks: Here comes the Marathon

Wednesday, October 19, 2011, 12:20 PM
By Jennifer Wright, Science Leadership Academy Since there are still few weeks until the Nov. 20 Philadelphia Marathon, I have time to add about 10 miles to my weekly runs. Every Saturday, I add two to three miles to my “long runs.” I ran 13.1 miles for the first time in a half marathon... Read more

Wright Out of the Blocks: Thank Heaven for hockey season

Monday, October 17, 2011, 3:25 PM
By Jennifer Wright, Science Leadership Academy I’ll admit it. I didn’t even watch the Phillies lose. That’s terrible, I know. It was a big one too, even the part-time fans watched that one. I wish I had the time to actually sit down and watch a game or two when I felt like it. I’m... Read more

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

Live Chat: Pennsbury at Abington, 7 p.m.

Friday, October 14, 2011, 7:57 AM
Join the Inquirer for live coverage of the Pennsbury-Abington game, as well as updates from correspondents around the area, including Phil Anastasia (@PhilAnastasia) from Wilson-Timber Creek, and Marc Narducci (@sjnard) from Cherry Hill East-Williamstown. Matt Breen (@matt_breen) will be scouring the... Read more

Smith Must Wait to Break Record

Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 7:25 PM
Florence forward Lexi Smith had been looking forward to breaking the school's single-season scoring record on Wednesday afternoon at home. However, rain led to postponement of the game until Tuesday. Smith has 46 goals, the same number recorded by her aunt and volunteer assistant coach, Dianne Carey-Stranko... Read more

Smith Eyes Florence Record

Saturday, October 8, 2011, 5:33 PM
Florence's Lexi Smith closed the week with 42 goals on the season by scoring 5 goals against Palmyra on Friday and 5 against Gloucester Catholic on Saturday. The school's single-season record is 46, set by assistant coach Dianne Carey-Stranko in 1992. Carey-Stranko is Smith's maternal aunt. Read more
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