Friday, April 25, 2014
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Football: Locals shine at elite camp

Saturday, April 12, 2014, 11:19 PM
Many of the area's top football prospects, including Imhotep Charter wide receiver Denniston "DJ" Moore (Class of 2015) and St. Joseph's Prep running back D'Andre Swift (2017), took part in Saturday's talent-filled Rivals camp at Piscataway High (N.J.). More than 200 players attended the sun-splashed... Read more

Football: PW's Bischoff pledges to Cavaliers

Friday, April 11, 2014, 11:35 AM
Plymouth Whitemarsh junior offensive lineman Ryan Bischoff has committed to play at the University of Virginia. The 6-foot-5, 310-pounder, an Inquirer third-team all-Southeastern Pennsylvania selection last season, also received interest from Connecticut, Maryland, Rutgers, and Stanford. Last season... Read more

Boys' Hoops: Five area players tabbed for Mary Kline Classic

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 11:51 AM
Five area players were selected to compete in the fourth annual Mary Kline Classic on May 31 at West Orange High in West Orange, N.J. The event raises money for cancer research. Neumann-Goretti's Ja'Quan Newton (a Miami commit), Roman Catholic's Shep Garner (Penn State), Great Valley's Mikal Bridges... Read more

Roman Catholic to host Australian rugby team

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 4:38 PM
The Roman Catholic Rugby club will host a team from Victoria, Australia on Wednesday. Roman Catholic will face Trinity Grammar at 4:30 p.m. at Edgley Park near 33d and Diamond Streets. Roman Catholic will be the only team from the area to play Trinity, which is currently touring the United States... Read more

Rutgers offers Imhotep's Naseir Upshur

Monday, April 7, 2014, 10:42 PM
Naseir Upshur, one of the area's top recruits in the Class of 2016, added a football scholarship offer from Rutgers over the weekend. The Scarlet Knights are the eighth offer for Imhotep Charter's sophomore defensive end/tight end. Upshur took an unofficial visit on Saturday and plans to visit Arizona... Read more

Boys' Hoops: NE's Stern "fine" after falling ill

Monday, April 7, 2014, 8:26 PM
After falling ill during Sunday's All-Star Labor Basketball Classic at his school, Northeast boys' basketball coach Ira Stern was released from the hospital Monday afternoon following an overnight stay. Stern, also a math teacher, collapsed during halftime of the exhibition contest between a media... Read more

Football: Brady the new head coach at Malvern Prep

Monday, April 7, 2014, 12:44 PM
Malvern Prep has tabbed Aaron Brady, who spent the last four seasons at Gonzaga College High in Washington, D.C., as its new head football coach. Brady, 38, was a quarterback and safety at South Western High in Hanover, York County. A first-team all-state selection on defense, he went on to play linebacker... Read more

Girls' Basketball: All-State Team

Friday, April 4, 2014, 2:25 PM
SPORTS WRITERS PENNSYLVANIA ALL-STATE GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM Local players in bold. CLASS AAAA FIRST TEAM Jackie Benitez, Poncono Mountain West, 5-9, Jr., 23.3 Aminah "Mia" Farmer, Cardinal O'Hara, 5-9, Sr., 17.0 Kelly Jekot, Cumberland Valley, 5-11, So., 14.4 Alex Louin, Mount St. Joseph's,... Read more

Boys' Basketball: All-State Team

Friday, April 4, 2014, 2:18 PM
Neumann-Goretti’s Ja’Quan Newton and Constitution’s Ahmad Gilbert were named players of the year in their respective classes on the Pennsylvania Sports Writers all-state boys’ basketball teams announced Friday. Newton, a 6-foot-3 senior guard, was selected the top player in... Read more

Football: Miller adds offer from Orangemen

Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 11:51 AM
Frankford's Shareef Miller, a rising junior defenive end, has added a scholarship offer from Syracuse. The 6-foot-5, 220-pounder also has offers from Arizona State, Penn State, Rutgers, and West Virginia, among others. Read more
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