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Archive: September, 2012

Haddon Heights softball coach steps down

Friday, September 28, 2012, 4:36 PM
Haddon Heights softball coach Michelle Schlichtig has resigned to become an assistant coach at the University of Pennsylvania, the high school announced Friday. Schlichtig, a former standout player, coached at Haddon Heights for four seasons and won two consecutive Colonial Conference championships... Read more

Football game postponed because of skin-infection outbreak

Friday, September 28, 2012, 1:28 PM
Because of a skin-infection outbreak affecting football players, Council Rock South administrators postponed Friday night’s scheduled game at Pennsbury. During the week, administrators became aware of two confirmed cases of players with skin infections. Practice was canceled Thursday so that... Read more

Rysheed Jordan sets visit with Syracuse

Thursday, September 27, 2012, 11:12 PM
Vaux senior guard Rysheed Jordan postponed this weekend's official visit to UCLA due to a family illness, but has scheduled a trip to Syracuse. Jordan will visit Syracuse on Oct. 12, he said by phone on Thursday night. He will be one of the main draws at Sunday's All-City Classic at Ben Franklin... Read more

La Salle's Hoffman headed to Navy for football

Thursday, September 27, 2012, 10:16 PM
La Salle High's Patrick Hoffman, a 6-foot-4, 255-pound two-way lineman, has made an oral commitment to play football for Navy. The senior, a second-year starter who plays guard or tackle on offense and end on defense, chose the Midshipmen over Princeton and Harvard. "It's a big relief to have the... Read more

Williams visits Drexel

Thursday, September 27, 2012, 7:54 PM
Virginia's Rodney Williams visited Drexel on Thursday, according to his Twitter account. On Tuesday night, Williams had listed the Dragons in his top five schools along with St. Joseph's, Western Kentucky, St. Bonaventure's and Boston University. Williams is a 6-foot-7 senior forward at St... Read more

McGroarty wins 400th as Hubert rolls

Thursday, September 27, 2012, 7:04 PM
A career that has spanned 38 years, all with the same school, reached a milestone on Thursday afternoon as St. Hubert girls' soccer coach Mick McGroarty recorded his 400th career win. The Bambies eased past Bishop McDevitt, 7-2, as Kerri Mattock and Cassidy Rajkowski scored twice each. "We had to... Read more

Millville blanks Buena, 2-0

Thursday, September 27, 2012, 6:41 PM
Dylan Mills finished a second-half cross from Rico Rivera as Millville downed visiting Buena, 2-0, Thursday in a boys' soccer match. Rivera's cross came from the right side as he placed the ball directly in front of the left post. Sirweah Quioh put Millville on the board with a first-half goal. Sean... Read more

Upper Perk prevails in overtime

Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 9:02 PM
Upper Perkiomen’s Maddie Fox struck quickly in overtime to lift the Indians to a 2-1 win over visiting Methacton in a Pioneer Athletic Conference field hockey game on Wednesday. Trailing by 1-0 at the break, Methacton evened the score with a goal from Allie Torisi in the second half. Just 44... Read more

GCIT surges past Highland

Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 7:59 PM
GCIT scored three unanswered goals on Wednesday to come from behind and beat Highland in overtime, 3-2, in a nonleague boys' soccer match. Jose Bouve, Blaise Colamarino, and Philip Mastoriodis scored in the comeback, and goalie Kevin Burns made nine stops to earn the win. Read more

Strath Haven shuts out Lower Merion

Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 8:47 PM
There might be a lot of pressure on the undefeated Strath Haven girls’ soccer team, but the Panthers sure aren’t playing like it. The Panthers, ranked fourth in Southeastern Pennsylvania by The Inquirer, continued their dominance against Central League opponents, defeating Lower Merion... Read more
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