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Creighton resigns as Carroll hoops coach

Tuesday, March 31, 2015, 12:20 PM
Chuck Creighton has stepped down as Archbishop Carroll's girls' basketball coach after eight successful seasons. Creighton guided the Patriots to a 178-48 record (.788 winning percentage), three Catholic League championships, and two PIAA state titles (Class AAAA in 2012 and AAA in 2009). "I would... 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

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

All-Inter-Ac League Girls' Hoops Team

Thursday, February 26, 2015, 1:27 PM
All-Inter-Ac League Girls' Basketball Team First Team Olivia Gorman Germantown Academy Hannah Fox Penn Charter Alex Kane Notre Dame Ayanna Matthews Penn Charter Kendall Grasela Germantown Academy Maria Kilcullen Episcopal Academy Danielle Hammond Baldwin Second Team Meghan Pickell Episcopal... Read more

Saturday's District 1 basketball playoff games have been postponed

Friday, February 20, 2015, 5:31 PM
All PIAA District 1 boys' and girls' basketball playoff games scheduled for Saturday have been postponed due to the forecast for inclement weather. The contests are expected to played on Monday instead. The District 1 Class AAAA boys' semifinal doubleheader, originally scheduled for Tuesday at Temple's... Read more

All-Inter-Ac League Boys' Hoops Team

Friday, February 20, 2015, 1:47 PM
ALL-INTER-AC LEAGUE BOYS' BASKETBALL TEAM Most outstanding player: Nick Alikakos, Episcopal Academy. FIRST TEAM Player School Ht. Pos. Yr. Nick Alikakos Episcopal Academy 6-7 F So. Shawn Alston Haverford School 6-4 G Sr. Tim Guers Germantown Acdemy 6-3 G Sr. Devon Goodman Germantown Academy... Read more
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