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Fred Pickett, longtime Chester hoops coach, passes away

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 4:54 PM
Fred Pickett, a longtime boys' basketball coach at Chester High, died Wednesday following a battle with cancer. In charge of the Clippers from 1995 to 2008, Pickett, 61, compiled a record of 331-80 (.805 winning percentage), earned eight PIAA District 1 Class AAAA championships, and won three state... 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

Carroll's Aflakpui chooses Temple

Sunday, October 12, 2014, 10:01 PM
Opting to stay close to home, Archbishop Carroll's Ernest Aflakpui, a 6-foot-10 senior center, committed Sunday evening to play at Temple. "I just think he felt real comfortable with Fran Dunphy and the rest of the Temple coaches," said Terrell Meyers, the director of Aflakpui's AAU team, WeR1. "Coming... Read more

Former Roman star Ketner dies after battle with cancer

Friday, October 10, 2014, 1:22 PM
Former Roman Catholic and Massachusetts hoops standout Lari Ketner died Friday morning after a year-long battle with colon cancer. After starring for Roman (Class of 1995), the 6-foot-10 Ketner went on to play for UMass for three seasons. Drafted by the Chicago Bulls with the 49th overall pick of... Read more

Baseball: Werman named new Explorers coach

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 3:33 PM
Kyle Werman, formerly an assistant at St. Joseph's University, has been tabbed as the new head baseball coach at La Salle. He replaces 28-year boss Joe Parisi. Werman was a four-year starter at Virginia, playing second base and catcher. He went on to play for the New York Mets organization in the... 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 NJ.com 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
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