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Archive: September, 2010

Burzichelli introduces bill to dismantle NJSIAA

Thursday, September 30, 2010, 8:35 PM
New Jersey assemblyman John Burzichelli (D-Gloucester/Salem) on Thursday night introduced a bill that will change high school sports in the state forever. Burzichelli's bill, which was co-authored by assemby speaker Sheila Oliver, calls for oversight of high school sports to be stripped from the 92-year-old... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Haddon Heights Field Hockey Loss

Thursday, September 30, 2010, 9:16 AM
Not everybody who loses is a loser. Haddon Heights' field hockey team, for example, fell to West Deptford, 4-0, Wednesday in a Colonial LIberty game. West Deptford simply was too fast too the ball, which four players pumped in to the cage. Meanwhile, the Eagles' defense was like an impregnable wall... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Field Hockey Game of the Year

Wednesday, September 29, 2010, 12:10 PM
Mark this date on your calendar: Oct. 2. At 7 p.m. Saturday 11-time state champion Eastern is scheduled to play Kingston Wyoming Seminary (Pa.) for what promises to be a thriller. I mean, look what happened last year. On Dec. 19, 2009 at McAleer Stadium before a large crowd on a rainy evening, Wyoming... Read more

Burzichelli calls for dismantling of NJSIAA

Wednesday, September 29, 2010, 11:51 AM
Assemblyman John Burzichelli (D-Gloucester) called Wednesday morning for the dismantling of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association in the wake of a scathing report on the NJSIAA issued by the State Commission of Investigations. "It's time to make a move," Burzichelli said... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Pennsauken's Jasmine Bradley

Tuesday, September 28, 2010, 5:33 PM
Jasmine Bradley couldn't have picked a better time to score her third goal of the season. Bradley slapped a shot past Cherry Hill West goal keeper Stephanie Carfagno in the secopnd period of their Olympic Patriot game Monday to tie the score, 2-2. No one scored in overtime, so both teams left the... Read more

Weather Postpones Benefit Softball Game

Monday, September 27, 2010, 11:31 AM
The benefit softball game Monday for 2010 Eastern graduate Richie Suarez was postponed until Monday Oct. 4 due to the inclement weather. The game will take place 7:15 p.m. at Eastern High between the faculty of Voorhees Middle School and Eastern. A standout pitcher at Eastern for Gibbsboro Senior... Read more

S.E. Pa. Football Top 10

Monday, September 27, 2010, 11:30 AM
S.E. PA Football Top 10 Team record Last week’s rankings in parentheses. 1. La Salle (1) 3-1 2. Ridley (2) 4-0 3. North Penn (3) 3-1 4. Archbishop Wood (4) 4-0 5. Neshaminy (7) 4-0 6. Cardinal O’Hara (8) 4-0 7. Downingtown East (5) 3-1 8. Garnet Valley (9) 4-0 9. Council Rock... Read more

Live chat: Woodbury at West Deptford

Friday, September 24, 2010, 6:20 PM
Woodbury visits West Deptford in South Jersey high school football action. Chris Melchiorre of the Inquirer provides live updates and commentary. Read more

Bill Iezzi: Woodbury Field Hockey

Friday, September 24, 2010, 11:42 AM
When I went to watch Sterling play a Colonial Conference interdivisional field hockey game at Woodbury Thursday I knew that I was going to see two struggling teams that had won a game apiece. So I figured that the competition would be evenly matched. It certainly was. The game, deadlocked at 1-1 in... Read more

S.J. Football: Legendary coach Jim Combs dies

Friday, September 24, 2010, 11:20 AM
Jim Combs, one of the best football coaches in South Jersey history, has died. Sterling athletic director Matt Sheehan said the school will honor Combs with a moment of silence and brief description of his coaching accomplishments before the Silver Knights' home game against Paulsboro Friday night... Read more
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