Sunday, February 1, 2015

Motivated Lions complete sweep of Firebirds

Friday, January 30, 2015, 11:10 PM
LOWER MORELAND 69, HOLY GHOST PREP 55 That sizable chip Lower Moreland carries on its shoulder when it comes to playing Bicentennial Athletic League rival Holy Ghost Prep is understandable. Last season, the Firebirds went 4-0 against the Lions, including a 65-47 romp (they won the second quarter... Read more

Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Notebook

Friday, January 30, 2015, 1:02 PM
Ignited by a stellar backcourt combination, Plymouth Whitemarsh is closing in on the Suburban One League American Conference title and preparing to make a serious run at its first District 1 Class AAAA crown since 1998. Andre Mitchell, a tenacious floor general, and Jimmy Murray, a high-energy wing... Read more

Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Top 25

Thursday, January 29, 2015, 11:52 PM
Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Top 25 Records are through Wednesday. 1. Roman Catholic 17-1 2. Neumann-Goretti 16-1 3. Archbishop Carroll 12-5 4. La Salle 15-3 5. Constitution 12-5 6. Martin Luther King 13-5 7. Westtown 18-7 8. Imhotep Charter 12-7 9. Plymouth Whitemarsh 17-2 10. St.... Read more

Unionville's Jones headed to Bryant

Monday, January 26, 2015, 4:01 PM
Unionville senior offensive lineman Andrew Jones has committed to play football at Bryant. The 6-foot, 280-poound center was an Inquirer second-team all-Southeastern Pennsylvania selection last season. Jones also received an offer from Army and was given walk-on consideration by Elon and Villanova... Read more

Washington's Miller pledges to play for Nittany Lions

Sunday, January 25, 2015, 2:38 PM
George Washington's Shareef Miller, a hard-charging defensive end with a quick first step, committed Sunday to play at Penn State while on an official visit to State College. The 6-foot-5, 230-pound senior, a three-star recruit according to, chose the Nittany Lions over runner-up Pittsburgh... Read more

Rustin's Loper ticketed for Maine

Saturday, January 24, 2015, 6:53 PM
West Chester Rustin senior running back Terry Loper, who rushed for 2,227 yards and 27 touchdowns last season, committed Saturday to play for Maine. An inside-outside threat in a wing-T attack, the 5-foot-11, 195-pounder earned Inquirer first-team all-Southeastern Pennsylvania honors while helping... Read more

Sophomore sharpshooter leads Saints to thrilling win

Friday, January 23, 2015, 10:04 PM
NEUMANN-GORETTI 71, ARCHBISHOP CARROLL 69 In the hallway outside the respective locker rooms, Archbishop Carroll star Derrick Jones graciously congratulated Neumann-Goretti's Quade Green for his play in a back-and-forth contest before an overflow and raucous crowd. Green, an up-and-coming sophomore... Read more

Boys' Basketball Three-Point Leaders

Friday, January 23, 2015, 12:20 PM
Boys' Basketball Three-Point Leaders Player School Gms. Threes Malik Jackson Penn Wood 16 58 Jair Bolden Westtown 15 53 Rich Duviver Pottstown 17 52 Edvinas Rupkas Westtown 18 46 Jack Doherty Malvern Prep 19 46 Ryan Betley Down. West 19 45 Kevin McCormick Springfield (Delco) 15 44 Matt Woods... Read more

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
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