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Archive: November, 2009

Recent Rally poll results

Monday, November 30, 2009, 10:35 PM
In Southeastern Pennsylvania (or South Jersey), should state soccer championships end with co-champions or be determined by penalty kicks? A. Cochampions are fine. Both teams deserve the title after a tie -- 26.7 percent B. Penalty kicks should determine the winner in case of a tie. High school players... Read more

Phil Anastasia: Super Seven Power Rankings

Sunday, November 29, 2009, 7:23 PM
The best teams in South Jersey, regardless of sport: 1. Eastern field hockey (26-2): Veteran Shore Regional coach Nancy Williams said this was the best team in Danyle Heilig's 11 seasons at Eastern. That's like trying to compare Beatles' albums. Rubber Soul? Revolver? Sgt. Pepper's? With seven fully-focused... Read more

Update! SE PA Football Playoff Schedule

Sunday, November 29, 2009, 7:00 PM
By Rick O'Brien INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Here is next weekend’s high school football postseason slate: Friday PIAA District 1 Class AAAA Final Ridley (12-1) vs. North Penn (13-0), at Coatesville, 7 p.m. PIAA Class AAA Quarterfinal Pottsgrove (13-0) vs. Archbishop Wood (10-2), at Northeast... Read more

Bill Iezzi: The Pasta Bowl

Saturday, November 28, 2009, 5:43 PM
I couldn't call Saturday's annual football game between Hammonton and St. Joseph's a Thanksgiving day rivalry, so I asked coaches and another sportswriter how to refer to it. We agreed to call it the "annual holiday weekend game." However, St. Joseph's long-time stat man, Mike Ford, gave... Read more

La Salle defeats George Washington, 31-20

Saturday, November 28, 2009, 3:58 PM
By Rick O'Brien INQUIRER STAFF WRITER With Jamal Abdur-Rahman contributing in just about every way possible, La Salle turned the tables on George Washington and claimed the PIAA District 12 Class AAAA championship with a 31-20 victory today at Northeast High's Charlie Martin Memorial Stadium. Abdur-Rahman... Read more


Saturday, November 28, 2009, 1:37 PM
Paulsboro overcame an early 14-0 deficit to beat West Deptford. Paulsboro is now 10-1 and West Deptford finished its season 9-2. Kevin Johnson threw three TD passes for Paulsboro. West Deptford 7 7 6 0 - 20 Paulsboro 0 14 7 7 - 28 W: Jimmy Owens 9 run (Ben Cornelius kick) W: Vaughn Scott... Read more

West Catholic beats Dunmore, 13-0

Friday, November 27, 2009, 9:22 PM
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North Penn - Avon Grove live blog

Friday, November 27, 2009, 6:01 PM
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Friday, November 27, 2009, 1:37 PM
FINAL Williamstown 36, Delsea 21 Williamstown (10-1, 7-0) clinches the Tri-County Royal Division title. Harry Ulmer scored on a 40-yard run and Brandon Porter caught a two-point conversion pass to increase Williamstown’s lead to 36-21 with 6:25 left in the fourth quarter. On the first play... Read more
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