Thursday, December 18, 2014


Football: Hogan tabbed as O'Hara's coach

Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 8:33 PM
B.J. Hogan, currently a defensive backs coach at Tennessee-Chattanooga, has been tabbed as Cardinal O'Hara's new head football coach. Hogan, who played defensive back at O'Hara and helped the Lions win a Catholic League championship in 2000, has been at Tennessee-Chattanooga for the last seasons.... Read more

Prep's Infante to coach in all-star game

Friday, November 7, 2014, 11:23 AM
St. Joseph's Prep football boss Gabe Infante has been selected to coach the East squad in the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. The game is set for Jan. 3 at 1 p.m. at the Alamodome in San Antonio. "I am honored to be selected to represent our school and community in the 2015 U.S. Army All-American... Read more

Cardinal O'Hara football coach placed on leave

Thursday, November 6, 2014, 6:53 PM
Paul Strus, Cardinal O'Hara's interim head football coach, will not be with the Lions when they take on Archbishop Wood in a Catholic League Class AAA playoff semifinal Friday night at William Tennent. Kenneth A. Gavin, a spokesperson for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, wrote in an email Thursday... Read more

Hensel issues statement regarding hazing allegations at C.B. West

Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 4:46 PM
STATEMENT FROM BRIAN HENSEL HEAD COACH C.B. WEST FOOTBALL Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - For more than two decades, I have had the great privilege of teaching in the Central Bucks School District, and for the past six years, I have had the honor of serving as the head football coach for the storied Central... Read more

C.B. West cancels season due to allegations of hazing

Thursday, October 23, 2014, 4:02 PM
Central Bucks West has cancelled its football season with two games remaining due to allegations of hazing. In what was to be their homecoming game, the Bucks were scheduled to face neighboring Central Bucks East in a Suburban One League Continental Conference game at 7 p.m. Friday at War Memorial... Read more

Ricci takes leave of absence after altercation with player

Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 3:27 PM
Longtime Garnet Valley football coach Mike Ricci is taking a two-week leave of absence following a sideline altercation with one of his players during the second half of Friday night's 28-7 home win over Central League rival Penncrest. Ricci grabbed a player's face mask in a moment of frustration... Read more

Football: Prep's Reid tabbed for All-American Bowl

Friday, October 3, 2014, 11:33 AM
St. Joseph's Prep senior defensive back John Reid has been selected to play in the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl at the Alamodome in San Antonio. Reid, who is headed to Penn State, will receive his honorary jersey in front of family, friends, teammates, and classmates next Friday at the Prep. According... Read more

Football: Jaguars lineman still with team

Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 9:18 PM
Garnet Valley coach Mike Ricci said Wednesday evening that Ted Field, a 6-foot-6, 325-pound junior offensive lineman and Rutgers recruit, was still a member of the program. It was originally reported by that Field had been dismissed from the squad Saturday for missing a film session to attend... Read more

Football: Playing status of Jaguars lineman under review

Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 4:03 PM
Following a report that offensive lineman Ted Field had been dismissed from the Garnet Valley program over the weekend, coach Mike Ricci said the playing status of the 6-foot-6, 325-pound junior and Rutgers recruit was being reviewed. "It's an ongoing situation," the longtime Jaguars boss said Tuesday... Read more

Judge football player charged in connection with shooting death

Friday, September 26, 2014, 7:06 PM
Quadir Gibson, a promising freshman football player for Father Judge, was charged in connection with the shooting death earlier this week of Delaware Valley Charter student Aisha Abdur Rahman. Gibson, a 5-foot-11, 215-pound running back who appeared in four games this season for Judge, was charged... Read more
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