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Archive: May, 2011

Bill Iezzi: Stotesbury Cup Regatta

Saturday, May 21, 2011, 9:25 AM
Conestoga has made its presence felt at the 85th annual Stotesbury Cup Regatta along the 1,500-meter Schuylkill course by placing seven boats in Saturday's finals. Girls' crews finished first in Friday's semis in the freshman and junior quad races and the boys were tops in the freshman quad too. Other... Read more

Phil Anastasia: Diamond predictions

Friday, May 20, 2011, 1:32 PM
Fearless and likely feckless predictions for this weekend's Diamond Classic. This just in: Pitching rules. Obviously, that's always the case in baseball. But it's pitching depth that matters in the Diamond, since the condensed format forces the chanmpionship team to win three games in two days. Plus... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Softball Brackets

Friday, May 20, 2011, 9:37 AM
The NJSIAA softball brackets have been posted and the top seeds in South Jersey Groups 1 through 4 are as follows: Group 1, Maple Shade, Group 2, Sterling, Group 3, Pinelands, Group 4, Eastern. In Central Jersey only one area team is the top seed: Florence, in Group 1. There are no area top seeds... Read more


Thursday, May 19, 2011, 9:44 PM
S.E. PA. BASEBALL HITTING LEADERS Here are some of the leading batters as reported to The Inquirer. Statistics are through Monday. Hitting Minimum of 45 at-bats. Name School G AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR AVG. Mike Zolk Neumann-Goretti 16 55 31 40 35 10 4 6 .727 Kyle... Read more

District 1 Baseball Playoff Brackets

Thursday, May 19, 2011, 9:22 PM
Council Rock North, Marple Newtown, Pennridge, and West Chester East are among the top seeds in the 24-team PIAA District 1 Class AAAA baseball tournament. The top four seeds in the North (No. 1 C.R. North, No. 2 Pennridge, No. 3 Spring-Ford, and No. 4 Council Rock South) and South (No. 1 Marple Newtown... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Softball Brackets Soon

Thursday, May 19, 2011, 10:55 AM
For those of you looking for the NJSIAA Softball Tournament brackets, they'll be posted late Thursday afternoon, according to an NJSIAA spokesperson. Read more

Phil Anastasia: Who'll Stop The Rain?

Wednesday, May 18, 2011, 3:56 PM
Not a fun job: High School AD in spring. Schedule. Postpone. Reschedule. Repeat every week from April 1 to May 30. -- Phil Anastasia Read more

Phil Anastasia: Seneca vs. Paul VI postponed

Tuesday, May 17, 2011, 1:52 PM
Well, it could have been a great game. And still might be, when they make it up (no date yet). But it's off thanks to wet fields and forecasts for more rain. Get ready for more of the same on Wednesday. Earlier: As of right now (1:48 p.m.) Seneca vs. Paul VI in an Olympic National showdown on the... Read more

Phil Anastasia: Camden Catholic announces search committee for FB coach

Monday, May 16, 2011, 1:05 PM
Camden Catholic on Monday announced the formation of a seven-person search committee to begin the process of selecting a new football coach. The school announced there are 13 applicants to replace former coach Rick Brown, who was fired May 10. The goal of the search committee, according to a news... Read more

Phil Anastasia: Diamond Reflections

Monday, May 16, 2011, 12:02 PM
The first round of the Diamond Classic reflected well on the Olympic American and Cape-Atlantic. The Colonial? Not so much. Olympic American teams went 3-1, which was as good as possible since one of those games was a matchup between division rivals Cherokee and Lenape. Cherokee won that slugfest... Read more
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