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Archive: September, 2011


Thursday, September 29, 2011, 11:51 PM
Through four games, Downingtown West's Zach Barr has rushed for 557 yards and seven touchdowns. Southeastern Pa. Football Leaders Here are some of the statistical leaders in Southeastern Pennsylvania football. Rushing Player, School G Carr. Yds. Avg. Yds./Gm. TDs Keith Young, Bishop McDevitt... Read more

Former Wood football coach John "Skip" Duffy dies

Thursday, September 29, 2011, 10:00 PM
Former Wood Football Coach Duffy Dies John "Skip" Duffy, a well-known and highly respected football coach at Archbishop Wood and Delaware Valley College, died Thursday morning after an extended battle with cancer. Duffy, of Levittown, was Wood's head coach from 1973 to 1980. He led the Vikings to... Read more

Update: Abington's Osei Switches Up, Chooses Temple

Wednesday, September 28, 2011, 5:44 PM
Abington's Bryan Osei commits to Temple for football After first choosing Villanova as his destination, Abington defensive end Bryan Osei has changed his mind and orally committed to Temple. "I re-evaluated things," the 6-foot-2, 220-pound senior said. "I like that Temple's football program is... Read more

Football: Updated 150 to Watch List

Wednesday, September 28, 2011, 5:29 PM
INQUIRER 150 to Watch List for 2011 Rank Player School Position Ht. Wt. Year College 1. J.J. Denman Pennsbury OL 6-6 310 Senior Penn State 2. Colin Thompson Archbishop Wood TE/DL 6-5 225 Senior Florida 3. Chris Muller Boyertown OL 6-6 285 Senior Rutgers 4. Drew Harris Downingtown East RB... Read more

FOOTBALL: Downingtown East's Drew Harris commits to Virginia Tech

Tuesday, September 27, 2011, 10:53 PM
East's Harris commits to Va. Tech Downingtown East senior tailback Drew Harris, a 4,000-yard career rusher, has orally committed to play at Virginia Tech. The 6-foot-1, 210-pound Harris chose the Hokies over South Carolina, Miami, Arkansas, and Rutgers, among others. He had 10 written scholarship... Read more

Football: Abington defeats Neshaminy, 35-21

Monday, September 26, 2011, 10:51 PM
Ray Schreiner carried 19 times for 235 yards and three touchdowns as host Abington turned back Neshaminy, 35-21, Monday night in a Suburban One League National Conference matchup. Schreiner, a senior halfback, scored on runs of 20, 66, and 6 yards. Quarterback Ken Cropper rushed 12 times for 97 yards... Read more


Sunday, September 25, 2011, 8:38 PM
WEEK 5 FOOTBALL Thursday, Sept. 29 Public League Class AAAA Silver Edison at Southern, 3 Furness vs. Mastbaum, at Northeast, 3 Public League Class AAA Ben Franklin vs. Martin Luther King, at Germantown, 3 Friday, Sept. 30 Public League Class AAAA Gold Overbrook at Frankford, 3 Public... Read more

Football: Week 4 Rescheduled Games

Friday, September 23, 2011, 2:10 PM
Rescheduled Games for Week 4 Saturday, Sept. 24 Suburban One League American Conference Norristown at Upper Merion, 6 Nonleague Fels at Chester, 1 p.m. Monsignor Bonner vs. La Salle, at Plymouth Whitemarsh, 7 Monday, Sept. 26 Suburban One League National Conference Neshaminy at Abington... Read more


Thursday, September 22, 2011, 5:12 PM
S.E. PA FOOTBALL LEADERS Rushing Player, School G Carr. Yds. Avg. Yds./Gm. TDs Cimirrow Moat, Marple Newtown 3 59 595 10.1 198.3 9 Drew Harris, Downingtown East 3 84 557 6.6 185.7 9 George Walker, Glen Mills 3 71 550 7.7 183.3 8 Rob Murphy, Springfield-D 3 49 514 10.5 171.3 6 Dae-Hon Cheung... Read more


Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 11:40 PM
TOP WEEK 4 GAMES Friday, Sept. 23 Public League Class AAAA Gold Frankford (1-2, 1-0) at Northeast (2-1, 2-0), 6:30 p.m. Central League Marple Newtown (3-0, 2-0) at Ridley (2-1, 1-1), 7 p.m. Strath Haven (2-1, 1-1) at Garnet Valley (2-1, 2-0), 7 p.m. Ches-Mont League National Conference No.... Read more
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