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Archive: May, 2013

Council Rock South's Gallo commits to Va. Tech

Thursday, May 30, 2013, 1:28 PM
Council Rock South's Eric Gallo, a 6-foot-3, 280-pound junior center and defensive tackle, has orally committed to play football at Virginia Tech. Gallo, who is projected to play center for the Hokies, also received interest from Boston College, Connecticut, Maryland, and Rutgers, among others. A... Read more

Archbishop Wood's Ryan Bates, Kendall Singleton yield college offers

Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 9:42 PM
Archbishop Wood lineman Ryan Bates received an offer from Georgia Tech on Wednesday and Kendall Singleton added a scholarship from Monmouth to cap a good day for the Vikings. Bates, a 6-foot-5, 280-pound offensive tackle, also has offers from Penn State, South Carolina, Temple and Virginia. Monmouth... Read more

Molyneux leads Calvary Christian to District 1 Class A title

Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 8:47 PM
With a runner on third and the game tied in Wednesday’s fourth inning, Calvary Christian baseball coach Darrell Benjamin told Josh Molyneux he was considering a suicide squeeze. “I want the first pitch,” Molyneux responded. “I want to rope it.” Molyneux did just that... Read more

Syracuse offers Neumann-Goretti WR Jamal Custis

Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 7:03 PM
Neumann-Goretti's Jamal Custis picked up a scholarship offer on Wednesday afternoon from Syracuse. The 6-foot-6, 210 pound wideout will be a senior in the fall and also has offers from Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rutgers, Pittsburgh and Virginia. Here's a video of Custis from Scouting Pennsylvania: ... Read more

Carroll's Derrick Jones added to US Under-16 Developmental team

Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 5:27 PM
Derrick Jones, a sophomore forward from Archbishop Carroll, was added Tuesday to U.S. Basketball's Under-16 Developmental National Team. Horace Spencer III, a sophomore center from William Tennent, was previously named to the team. Jones and Spencer will travel to the U.S. Olympic Training Center... Read more

Germantown Friends hires PhilaU's Werdt as basketball coach

Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 6:05 PM
Germantown Friends School has hired former Philadelphia University assistant Shawn Werdt as its new head boys’ basketball coach, the school announced Tuesday. Werdt spent the past five years leading the Rams’ player development and strength and conditioning programs, going 104-46 and making... Read more

Baseball: Updated Playoff Schedule

Friday, May 24, 2013, 3:01 PM
BASEBALL PLAYOFFS PIAA District 1 Class AAAA Quarterfinals Saturday, May 25 Coatesville at Central Bucks East, 1:30 Council Rock North at Methacton, 3 Pennridge at Boyertown, 3 North Penn at Strath Haven, 4 PIAA District 1 Class AAA Final Wednesday, May 29 Upper Moreland vs. Holy Ghost Prep... Read more

Basketball: Durham commits to Putnam

Thursday, May 23, 2013, 2:39 PM
Choosing the prep-school route, Abington's Anthony Durham, a 6-foot-3 senior combination guard, has committed to play hoops at Putnam Science Academy in Putnam, Ct. In 28 games last season, Durham. a two-year starter for the Ghosts, averaged 14.5 points. He received varying degrees of interest from... Read more

Baseball: Playoff Schedule

Thursday, May 23, 2013, 1:48 PM
BASEBALL PLAYOFFS PIAA District 1 Class AAAA Quarterfinals May 24 Coatesville at Central Bucks East, 4 Council Rock North at Methacton, 4 North Penn at Strath Haven, 4 Pennridge at Boyertown, 4 PIAA District 1 Class AAA Quarterfinals May 23 Phoenixville vs. Holy Ghost Prep, at Glen Mills... Read more

Chester's Hollis-Jefferson to try out for US Under-19 team

Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 2:50 PM
Chester senior Rondae Hollis-Jefferson accepted an invitation on Wednesday afternoon to try out for the U.S. men's U-19 World Championship Team. The forward travels to the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. on June 14 for the five-day tryout. Last season, Hollis-Jefferson led... Read more
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