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Archive: July, 2013

Roman's Rashann London has all-around game

Thursday, July 11, 2013, 2:22 PM
On back-to-back possessions late in the fourth quarter of a game Thursday at the Reebok Classic Breakout, Rashann London ripped the ball out of an opposing guard's hands in transition and crossed up the same player before slashing down the lane. The Roman Catholic senior laid the ball off the glass... Read more

MC&S' Malik Starkes out to prove people wrong

Thursday, July 11, 2013, 12:47 PM
Malik Starkes feels misunderstood. The Math, Civics & Sciences combo guard was in the spotlight last season for the wrong reasons. Starkes argued with an official in a game in late February last season, letting his emotions boil over in an incident that prompted a suspension by District 12... Read more

PET's Samir Doughty is a true Philly player

Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 9:27 PM
Samir Doughty thinks he’ll stay in the Philadelphia area when he finally makes his decision on where he’ll play basketball when he graduates. “Saint Joseph’s and Temple have been talking to me the most, said Doughty , a 6-foot-3 junior point guard from Philadelphia Electrical... Read more

Busy summer for Life Center's Traci Carter

Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 9:06 PM
It's been a busy summer so far for Traci Carter. The rising junior point guard enrolled at Life Center Academy (N.J.) in June after spending last year at Roman Catholic. Carter is making frequent trips around the country with his New Jersey-based AAU club, WE R1, and this week is taking on some of... Read more

Carroll's Derrick Jones adds an offer from Kentucky

Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 9:00 PM
Archbishop Carroll’s Derrick Jones said he added a scholarship offer from Kentucky. The 6-foot-6 small forward already has offers from Kansas, Kansas State, Saint Joseph’s, Villanova, Maryland and Syracuse. He is ranked the nation’s 16th best player in the junior class by ESPN. “I... Read more

Prep's Clover adds an offer from Temple

Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 6:19 PM
Chris Clover, a junior guard/forward from Saint Joseph’s Prep, said he was offered a basketball scholarship from Temple late last month. Temple head coach Fran Dunphy declined comment due to NCAA regulations. “I’m not leaning anywhere, I’m just trying to get better and get... Read more

Penn State-bound Watkins heads to Math, Civics & Sciences

Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 5:27 PM
Former Bartram forward Mike Watkins confirmed Wednesday that he is now enrolled at Math, Civics & Sciences. The 6-foot-8, 210-pound Watkins is one of more than 100 top high school prospects competing in the Reebok Classic Breakout this week, a scholastic showcase, at Philadelphia University. Watkins... Read more

Prep Charter forced to give back Public League titles

Saturday, July 6, 2013, 2:18 PM
Prep Charter has until the end of the month to return its back-to-back Public League and District 12 girls' basketball titles and all athletic programs will be barred from post season play next season after a third girls' basketball player was found to be living outside the city. The player, whose... Read more

Basketball: GA's Dotson bound for Morehead State

Wednesday, July 3, 2013, 1:36 PM
Recent Germantown Academy graduate Greg Dotson, a 6-foot-5 forward, has committed to play his college hoops at Morehead State. Last season, while helping the Patriots to a 23-6 overall record and 10-0 mark in the Inter-Academic League, he earned first-team all-league honors. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Committed... Read more

Baseball: Schneider tabbed as N-G's skipper

Monday, July 1, 2013, 9:13 PM
Neumann-Goretti has announced Kevin Schneider, director of the Tri-State Arsenal program, as its new head baseball coach. For Tri-State Arsenal, which is based in South Jersey, the former Monmouth relief pitcher is in charge of recruitment, promotion, and scheduling. Schneider earned first-team New... Read more
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