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Phil Anastasia: Final Super Seven (Expanded Version)

Friday, December 11, 2009, 3:00 PM
Eastern field hockey won the Tournament of Champions in its sport. So did Haddonfield girls’ tennis. Lenape girls’ soccer won the Group 4 state title and was named the No. 1 team in the state – for the third year in a row. Which was the best team in South Jersey? Cherokee won... Read more

BRAND NEW: Check out our new "Video Vault"

Friday, December 4, 2009, 11:51 PM
Want recruiters, fans and friends to see your highlight videos? Upload them to our new Video Vault. Then vote for the best videos, and the winners will receive tickets to big events and other prizes. Only at Rally. Read more

Phil Anastasia: Super Seven Power Rankings

Sunday, November 29, 2009, 7:23 PM
The best teams in South Jersey, regardless of sport: 1. Eastern field hockey (26-2): Veteran Shore Regional coach Nancy Williams said this was the best team in Danyle Heilig's 11 seasons at Eastern. That's like trying to compare Beatles' albums. Rubber Soul? Revolver? Sgt. Pepper's? With seven fully-focused... Read more

Phil Anastasia: Super Seven Power Rankings

Sunday, November 8, 2009, 3:35 PM
The best teams in South Jersey, regardless of sport: 1. Eastern field hockey (21-2): Vikings have that familiar, focused look. They've outscored three tournament opponents by 30-0 as a loaded senior class led by Kelsey Mitchell and Melanie Dawson is squeezing most out of their final days in Cardinal... Read more

Strath Haven's Tessa Lyons makes it to state tennis final

Saturday, November 7, 2009, 11:56 PM
Greater Latrobe's Joelle Kissell needed three sets to beat Strath Haven's Tessa Lyons in the PIAA State Class AAA singles tennis championship match at the Hershey Racquet Club on Saturday. Kissell, the District 7 champion, dropped the first set, 4-6, then roared back to win the next two, 6-2, 6-3... Read more

Lower Moreland's Cohen advances in state girls' tennis tourney

Saturday, November 7, 2009, 12:03 AM
Defending state Class AA singles champion Madison Cohen of Lower Moreland kept her hopes for a repeat alive with a solid performance in both the first round and quarterfinals at the Hershey Racquet Club on Friday. Cohen topped District 7 third-place seed Spencer Caravaggio of Quaker Valley, 6-3, 7-5... Read more

Haddonfield girls add tennis victory

Sunday, November 1, 2009, 11:13 PM
After grabbing the prize as the state’s best girls’ tennis team earlier in the week, Haddonfield added some individual honors Sunday. The South Jersey Interscholastic Championships ended with an all-Bulldogs doubles final as Haddonfield’s No. 1 duo of Martha Thoedoris and Catherine... Read more

Harriton girls win state tennis title

Saturday, October 31, 2009, 10:52 PM
The Harriton girls' tennis team won its sixth straight PIAA state Class AA team title Saturday, thanks, in part, to a clutch performance from Marni Blumenthal at third singles. The Rams nipped Quaker Valley, 3-2, as Blumenthal took 3 1/2 hours to win a 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 (7-2) match. Read more

Tennis: Haddonfield takes its shot at T of C title

Tuesday, October 27, 2009, 12:40 PM
Haddonfield will try to cap a perfect season with an upset victory in the girls' tennis Tournament of Champions final Wednesday. Haddonfield coach Jeff Holman said his team's match against Group 4 champion Westfield is "a David and Goliath scenario." Haddonfield is David. The Bulldogs... Read more

Phil Anastasia: Super Seven Power Rankings

Sunday, October 25, 2009, 6:24 PM
The best teams in South Jersey, regardless of sport: SUPER SEVEN POWER RANKINGS (Records through Saturday) 1. Eastern field hockey (16-2): Vikings rebounded from loss to Emmaus (Pa.), the nation’s top-ranked team, by beating three South Jersey opponents last week by a combined score of 18-0... Read more
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