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Football: La Salle's Shurmur lands offers

Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 6:12 PM
La Salle's Kyle Shurmur, a strong-armed quarterback, is drawing increased recruiting interest from Division I-A programs. The 6-foot-4, 215-pound junior has landed scholarship offers from Central Michigan, Illinois, and Pittsburgh. Shurmur, who last season threw for more than 2,400 yards and 25 touchdowns... Read more

Football: Roman's Trahan commits to Pittsburgh

Saturday, January 18, 2014, 4:05 PM
Roman Catholic senior defensive end Hezekiah Trahan orally committed to Pittsburgh on Saturday afternoon. The 6-foot-4, 250-pounder, who doubled as a tight end for the Cahillites, pledged to the Panthers on an official visit to the school. Trehan also had scholarship offers from Buffalo, Coastal... Read more

Football: James Franklin makes area recruiting blitz

Thursday, January 16, 2014, 2:32 PM
New Penn State coach James Franklin, joined by defensive coordinator Bob Shoops, made recruiting stops Thursday at Archbishop Wood , Imhotep Charter, La Salle, and St. Joseph's Prep. The Penn State coaches were at Imhotep from about noon to 1 p.m. "I was very, very impressed with him," Imhotep coach... Read more

Coatesville's Worley still on board with playing at Penn State

Thursday, January 9, 2014, 3:24 PM
Multiple media outlets have reported that Vanderbilt's James Franklin, a Langhorne native who played quarterback at Neshaminy, has been tabbed to become the new head coach at Penn State. Coatesville’s Daquan Worley, a 5-foot-10, 175-pound senior who is projected to play cornerback for the Nittany... Read more

Football: Malvern's Majors to play for Big Red

Wednesday, January 1, 2014, 4:31 PM
Malvern Prep's Jordan Majors, a senior strong safety, has committed to play football at Cornell. "I really liked the interaction the coaches had with each other and the players," said the 6-foot-2, 195-pounder, who took an official visit to the school last month. "It felt like a family." Majors,... Read more

Football: EA's Smith commits to Brown

Saturday, December 28, 2013, 5:06 PM
Episcopal Academy's Terrell Smith, a quick-footed defensive back, has committed to play his college football at Brown. "I love the coaching staff," said the 6-foot-1, 180-pound senior, who visited the school earlier this month. "They were very welcoming when I got there. And I got a chance to hang... Read more

Football: 2013 Inquirer All-Southeastern Pa. Team

Sunday, December 22, 2013, 12:38 AM
2013 Inquirer All-Southeastern Pa. Football Team First Team Offense Pos. Player School Yr. Ht. Wt. L Ryan Bates Archbishop Wood Jr. 6-5 285 L Aaron Ruff Imhotep Charter Sr. 6-5 280 L Jon Daniel Runyan St. Joseph’s Prep Jr. 6-4 250 L Sean Steinmetz W.C. Rustin Sr. 6-1 220 L Frank Tranzilli... Read more

Football: Walker pledges to Blue Hens

Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 8:50 PM
Martin Luther King's Joseph Walker, an athletic and strong-armed quarterback, committed Wednesday night to play at Delaware. "Delaware has been on my list for a while," the 6-foot-3, 190-pound senior said. "The only thing that held me back was waiting to see if anything else came up. But I couldn't... Read more

Saturday PIAA Championship Games Postponed

Friday, December 13, 2013, 12:16 PM
Imhotep Charter and St. Joseph's Prep will have to wait to make their bids for a PIAA state football championship. Due to a forecast of 4 to 8 inches of snow Saturday in the Harrisburg/Hershey area, the two scheduled Saturday finals at HersheyPark Stadium have been pushed back a day. On Sunday, Imhotep... Read more

Football: Kline steps down at Springfield (D)

Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 10:13 PM
Citing personal reasons, Tom Kline has stepped down as head football coach at Springfield (Delaware County) after three seasons. "I live in Downingtown," he said. "The distance away from my family was becoming an issue. I need to spend more time with my wife and kids. That's my No. 1 focus right now... Read more
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