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How About That Goalie

Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 8:09 PM
Pennsville didn't score one goal in its Tri-County Classic Division loss to visiting Gloucester Tuesday. However, the Eagles' goalkeeper shined in the season-opening 5-0 loss. It could have been much more lopsided if Emily MacGrath had not been up to the task. The junior faced 18 shots in the first... Read more

Irish Alum Named Camden Catholic Baseball Coach

Monday, September 12, 2011, 3:06 PM
Robert Bergholtz has been named the new Camden Catholic baseball coach, replacing Bob Moffett who stepped down after 23 years. Bergholtz is a 1995 graduate of Camden Catholic, who coached the previous five years at Germantown Friends. Among the players he coached was lefthander Jesse Biddle, the Phillies... Read more

D'Amato Shines in Loss

Saturday, September 10, 2011, 2:46 PM
Toni D'Amato and her Cherry Hill West field hockey teammates were on the losing end of a 3-1 final Saturday as visiting Winslow Township skipped off with the victory. However, D'Amato stood out as a player around whom West will improve this season. The diminutive forward-midfielder is a playmaker... Read more

For Openers, An Impressive Showing By Moorestown

Saturday, September 10, 2011, 2:01 AM
Last season Moorestown’s defense struggled at times, especially against quality football teams. The Quakers allowed 30 or more points in five of their 10 games. The defense was part of an impressive opening effort that was also aided by a strong running game and efficient passing attack in Friday's... Read more

Eustace Field Hockey Coach Praises Team

Friday, September 9, 2011, 11:48 AM
The Bishop Eustace field hockey team had the No. 1 team in South Jersey, and possibly the state, on the ropes Thursday and let them off. Eustace was leading Eastern, 3-1 at imtermission and lost, 4-3. But that did not dissuade Crusaders' coach Krissy Holak from praising her players. "They got us... Read more

Young, Scared Eastern Wins

Thursday, September 8, 2011, 9:27 PM
After the Eastern field hockey team pulled out a come-from-behind victory over Bishop Eustace, 4-3, Thursday, Vikings' coach Danyle Heilig put it all into perspective. "We were a very young team last year and we had great success," Heilig said in reference to the Vikings winning their 12th consecutive... Read more

Florences's field hockey firecracker

Tuesday, September 6, 2011, 9:19 PM
Florence has a firecracker of a forward and she happens to be the coach's daughter. Lexi Smith, whose mother is head coach Gina Smith, enters her third season as a starter with 87 goals. The junior already has broken the school's career scoring record of 73, set by Melissa Bond in 1995. Now Smith... Read more

Haddonfield's GSOCC Looks Strong Again

Thursday, September 1, 2011, 1:10 PM
While one shouldn’t put too much into the results of a scrimmage, Haddonfield’s girls’ soccer team showed recently against Paul VI that the Bulldogs are likely to enjoy a banner season. Saying Haddonfield should be strong in girls’ soccer is not exactly going out on a limb... Read more

Football Preview: Eastern

Monday, August 29, 2011, 9:58 PM
Last year inexperience caught up to Eastern’s football team and the Vikings ended up with an uncharacteristic 1-9 season. It was only the second sub .500 season in 11 seasons under Dan Spittal, whose career record is 65-49. Now as a new season approaches, the Vikings appear to be improve, but... Read more

Rigby Raises Lenape's Fortunes

Sunday, August 28, 2011, 7:56 PM
It was a testament to the strength of the Lenape girls’ soccer program that the Indians were able to win a fourth straight state Group 4 title last year with the services of Katie: Rigby. Now a senior, Rigby missed last soccer season after having knee surgery for a torn anterior cruciate ligament... Read more
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