Friday, August 28, 2015

District 1 AAAA Boys' Basketball Bracket

Sunday, February 8, 2015, 12:19 PM
PIAA DISTRICT 1 CLASS AAAA BOYS' BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT FIRST ROUND No. 32 Wissahickon at No. 1 Conestoga No. 17 Academy Park at No. 16 Oxford No. 25 Great Valley at No. 8 C.B. West No. 24 W.C. Rustin at No. 9 Ridley No. 29 Cheltenham at No. 4 Plymouth Whitemarsh No. 20 Springfield-Delco at No... Read more

Sources: Murphy to return as Roman football boss

Thursday, February 5, 2015, 5:46 PM
Jim Murphy will return as Roman Catholic's head football coach, according to sources. The school is expected to announce his hiring on Friday. Murphy guided the Cahillites to a 64-34 record (.653 winning percentage) from 2000 to 2007. In his final season, the squad went 12-2 and defeated St. Joseph's... Read more

Shurmur is Maxwell Football Club's Jim Henry Award winner

Thursday, February 5, 2015, 12:15 PM
La Salle senior quarterback Kyle Shurmur is the winner of the Maxwell Football Club's 30th Jim Henry Award, given annually to the Pennsylvania or New Jersey high school player who excels in both athletics and academics, and serves his school and community. “We had some fantastic candidates in... Read more

Penn State football class of 2015 all signed and accounted for

Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 12:24 PM
It’s official. Penn State now has in its possession a signed national letter of intent from each of its 25 members of the recruiting Class of 2015. The first letter of intent received came from wide receiver Irvin Charles of Paul VI High School in Haddonfield, N.J., at 7:29 a.m. Wednesday. Defensive... Read more

La Salle's Kyle Shurmur signs with Vanderbilt

Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 10:19 AM
La Salle's Kyle Shurmur, the state's top-ranked quarterback, became the highest rated quarterback to ever sign with Vanderbilt when he inked his scholarship on Wednesday morning. The 6-foot-4, 205-pounder is a four-star recruit according to Rivals. The website ranks him as the nation's No. 14 quarterback... Read more

2015 college football National Signing Day live updates

Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 6:52 AM
It is officially national signing day (which I'm often reminded is not capitalized) and it is time for the area's high school football talent to ink their scholarships. I'll be running this live blog throughout the day, posting pictures of signings throughout Southeastern Pa. and South Jersey. I'll... Read more

Watch: Germantown Friends runner makes incredible comeback

Saturday, January 31, 2015, 9:44 PM
Sarah Walker is making her case as the fastest girl in the country. The Germantown Friends junior picked up another U.S.-best time Saturday in a dramatic victory in the 600 meters at the Armory Track Invitational in New York City. Walker, who entered the home stretch in fourth place, made a wide... Read more

Motivated Lions complete sweep of Firebirds

Saturday, January 31, 2015, 12:05 AM
LOWER MORELAND 69, HOLY GHOST PREP 55 That sizable chip Lower Moreland carries on its shoulder when it comes to playing Bicentennial Athletic League rival Holy Ghost Prep is understandable. Last season, the Firebirds went 4-0 against the Lions, including a 65-47 romp (they won the second quarter... Read more

Bishop McDevitt's Sierra DaCosta nets 1,000th point

Thursday, January 29, 2015, 9:47 PM
Sierra DaCosta not only provided all of Bishop McDevitt's points in a 64-19 loss at home Thursday to Neumann-Goretti in a Catholic League girls' basketball game, but the Lancers' junior netted a milestone. Needing 18 points to reach 1,000 for her career, DaCosta scored the landmark point on a foul... Read more

Wood's Panara commits to Army

Thursday, January 29, 2015, 4:13 PM
Archbishop Wood senior Jeff Panara has committed to Army. The 6-foot-4, 240-pounder was a full back and defensive end for the PIAA Class AAA champions. Congrats to @ArchbishopWood football player Jeff Panara on being offered and committing to play football next year at Army! @WoodFootball —... Read more
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