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Frederick steps down as Neshaminy's football boss

Thursday, January 22, 2015, 3:59 PM
Mike Frederick has stepped down as Neshaminy's head football coach after one season, citing conflicts with his work schedule. He submitted his letter of resignation and talked with his players Thursday afternoon. "It's definitely related to developments with my job," Frederick said. "I thought the... Read more

Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Scoring Leaders

Thursday, January 22, 2015, 3:10 PM
Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Leaders Some of the scoring leaders in Southeastern Pennsylvania boys' basketball. Statistics are through Tuesday. Scoring Player School Gms. Pts. Avg. Samir Doughty MC&S 18 472 26.2 Malik Jackson Penn Wood 16 374 23.4 Tarojae Brake Octorara 16 368 23.0 Jerrell... Read more

Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Top 25

Thursday, January 22, 2015, 12:48 AM
Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Top 25 Records are through Tuesday. 1. La Salle 14-2 2. Roman Catholic 14-1 3. Neumann-Goretti 14-1 4. Archbishop Carroll 11-4 5. Constitution 9-5 6. Martin Luther King 13-4 7. Imhotep Charter 10-7 8. Plymouth Whitemarsh 15-1 9. George Washington 14-3 10... Read more

Coatesville's Stocker ticketed for Pitt

Wednesday, January 21, 2015, 7:40 PM
Coatesville's Jay Stocker, a swift defensive back, committed Wednesday to play at Pittsburgh. The 6-foot-2, 185-pound senior was visited at school Tuesday by new Panthers coach Pat Narduzzi, who was Michigan State's defensive coordinator the past eight seasons. "Since Narduzzi is a defensive-minded... Read more

Brennan, Firebirds bury Warriors

Tuesday, January 20, 2015, 11:23 PM
HOLY GHOST PREP 68, BRISTOL 31 A hard-throwing righthander with a fastball that has been clocked in the high-80-m.p.h. range, Tim Brennan will take his talents to St. Joseph's University. With his leadership and poise, he's no slouch on the hardwood either. "He's the calming influence for us," longtime... Read more

Cohen made a big mark in 30 seasons at GW

Thursday, January 15, 2015, 12:33 PM
As much as Ron Cohen loves coaching football, the recent death of a close friend and business associate at age 72 caused him to re-examine his life. "It really started to make me think things over," he said. "I'm 71 years old. It dawned on me that no one is here forever. I want to do some things outside... Read more

Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Notebook

Thursday, January 15, 2015, 12:19 PM
Despite the loss of several key starters and a lack of height, Lower Moreland is making considerable noise in the Bicentennial Athletic League. With Tuesday night's 72-42 romp over visiting Delco Christian, the Lions, who placed second in last season's PIAA District 1 Class AAA tournament, improved... Read more

Cohen stepping down at GW after 30 seasons

Wednesday, January 14, 2015, 12:08 PM
George Washington's Ron Cohen is retiring after 30 seasons as the school's head football coach and 48 1/2 years as a teacher. Cohen is resigning on Feb. 17. He compiled a 261-84-2 record and won 12 Public League crowns. Cohen guided the Eagles to league titles in 1989, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995, 2000... Read more

Neshaminy AD: Frederick still our coach

Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 3:19 PM
In a statement issued Monday, Neshaminy athletic director Tom Magdelinskas denied a Bucks County Courier Times report over the weekend that Redskins head football coach Mark Frederick had resigned after one season. "Coach Frederick has indicated on numerous occasions that he loves Neshaminy and would... Read more

Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Top 25

Sunday, January 11, 2015, 8:25 PM
Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Top 25 Records are through Friday. 1. Roman Catholic 11-0 2. Neumann-Goretti 10-1 3. Archbishop Carroll 8-3 4. Constitution 7-3 5. La Salle 11-1 6. Martin Luther King 7-4 7. George Washington 11-2 8. Pennsbury 8-3 9. St. Joe’s Prep 11-1 10. Plymouth... Read more
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Rick O’Brien has been at The Inquirer since 1993, primarily covering high school sports in Southeastern Pennsylvania. Reach Rick at

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