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Mighty Elephants' Doughty reopens commitment

Monday, April 27, 2015, 12:58 PM
St. John's has granted Math, Civics and Sciences senior point guard Samir Doughty a release from his national letter of intent. Doughty is now being recruited by Arizona State, Butler, Clemson, Connecticut, Mississippi State, Rutgers, and Temple, among others. He averaged 23.3 points per game while... Read more

Pennsbury's Jones commits to Peacocks

Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 8:43 PM
Pennsbury's Cameron Jones, a 6-foot-2 senior guard, committed Wednesday to play at St. Peter's. He visited the school Tuesday. Last season, Jones averaged 15.8 points while helping lead the Falcons to a 25-7 record and the PIAA Class AAAA state quarterfinals. He was an Inquirer fourth-team all-Southeastern... Read more

St. Joe's Prep football player dies after collpasing at workout

Saturday, April 18, 2015, 1:27 PM
St. Joseph's Prep freshman football player Ryan Gillyard died Saturday morning at Temple University Hospital following a workout session with the team. "It's just a sad day," Prep athletic director Jim Murray said early Saturday afternoon. "People are mourning the loss of a young man. They're gathering... Read more

Generals guard commits to Florida International

Sunday, March 29, 2015, 2:48 PM
Kimar Williams, a senior guard who helped lead Constitution to a 24-8 record and the the PIAA Class A state championship, committed Sunday to play at Florida International. The 6-foot-1, 170-pound Williams, the Public League Division A's most valuable player, was also recruited by Canisius, Delaware... Read more

Downingtown East lineman commits to Maryland

Friday, March 27, 2015, 6:05 PM
Two days after taking an unofficial visit to the school, Downingtown East junior offensive lineman Mike Clark committed Friday afternoon to play at Maryland. "All of the players, including the fifth-year seniors, went out of their way to make me feel welcome," the 6-foot-8, 280-pound tackle said.... Read more

Longtime La Salle assistant Steinmetz to take over football program

Thursday, March 26, 2015, 6:27 PM
John Steinmetz, a longtime La Salle assistant who stepped down last month as defensive coordinator, has returned as the program's head coach. He was announced Thursday as the successor to nine-year boss Drew Gordon. "I really wasn't away that long," he said. "I thought about it quite a bit after Drew... Read more

Ex-Aces standout transferring to La Salle

Monday, March 23, 2015, 6:27 PM
B.J. Johnson, a former Lower Merion basketball standout who is transferring from Syracuse after two seasons, committed Monday to continue his career at La Salle. Johnson's father, Bobby, was a sharpshooting wing guard for ex-coach Speedy Morris and the Explorers from 1986 to 1990. "I couldn't be happier... Read more

Ex-La Salle boss Gordon returning to the sideline

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 6:57 PM
A month after stepping down as La Salle's head football coach, Drew Gordon has decided to return to the sideline. Gordon has accepted the position of offensive coordinator at nearby Bishop McDevitt, where he was a standout quarterback in the late 1960s. "It's something that I had a lot of interest... Read more

PIAA State Basketball Semifinal Schedule

Sunday, March 15, 2015, 12:19 PM
Here is Tuesday's schedule for the semifinal round of the PIAA state basketball semifinals. District and seeding in parentheses. Local teams in bold. March 17 BOYS Class AAAA Roman Catholic (12-1) vs. J.P. McCaskey (3-8), 7:30 p.m. at Reading's Geigle Complex Martin Luther King (12-2) vs. Allderdice... Read more

PIAA Basketball Playoff Pairings

Sunday, March 1, 2015, 4:46 PM
PIAA BASKETBALL PLAYOFF PAIRINGS The PIAA released its state basketball brackets Sunday, and Neumann-Goretti learned that it will open defense of its Class AAA boys' title against District 3's Gettysburg at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Archbishop Ryan. Coach Carl Arrigale and the District 12-champion Saints... Read more
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