Sunday, April 19, 2015

Southeastern Pa. Baseball Top 25

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 2:47 PM
Southeastern Pa. Baseball Top 25 Rk. Team Record Records through Tuesday. 1. North Penn 5-0 2. Holy Ghost Prep 7-0 3. Spring-Ford 6-1 4. Archbishop Wood 6-2 5. Conestoga 6-0 6. Pennridge 5-0 7. Neumann-Goretti 5-1 8. Haverford School 12-1 9. West Chester Rustin 8-0 10. West Chester... Read more

Lancellotti fires no-hitter against Saints

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 9:22 PM
Nick Lafferty, a batterymate of Joey Lancellotti's since Little League and with several showcase teams, had a sense early on that Archbishop Wood's ace righthander was sniffing rarified air. "I've been catching Joey the last seven years," Lafferty said. "That's probably the best I've seen him throw... Read more

Baseball: Improved Churchmen blank Patriots

Friday, April 10, 2015, 9:30 PM
EPISCOPAL ACADEMY 8, GERMANTOWN ACADEMY 0 Episcopal Academy, often fading down the stretch of winnable games, took its lumps last baseball season while going 8-18 overall and 2-8 in the Inter-Ac League. This year, despite their overall youth, the Churchmen are off to a promising start and showing... Read more

PSFCA's Top Prospects in the Class of 2016

Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 10:23 PM
PENNSYLVANIA TOP HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PROSPECTS CLASS OF 2016 Compiled by the Pennsylvania Scholastic Football Coaches Association (PSFCA) in conjunction with the Big 33 Football Classic. Local players in bold. Quarterback/Athlete Devante Cross Parkland QB 6'2" 195 Doug Erney Bethlehem Liberty... Read more

Boys' Basketball All-State Team

Thursday, April 2, 2015, 12:22 PM
The 2014-15 Pennsylvania Sports Writers All-State Boys Basketball teams, including each player’s school, height, class and scoring average. Locals in bold. Class AAAA First Team Shawn Alston, Haverford School, 6-4, Sr., 19.4 ppg. Tony Carr, Philadelphia Roman Catholic, 6-4, Jr., 12.8 ppg... Read more

All-Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Team

Saturday, March 28, 2015, 10:13 PM
All-Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Team First Team Player School Ht. Yr. Pos. Tony Carr Roman Catholic 6-4 Jr. G Chris Clover St. Joseph's Prep 6-3 Sr. G Ahmad Gilbert Constitution 6-7 Sr. G-F Quade Green Neumann-Goretti 5-11 So. G Derrick Jones Archbishop Carroll 6-7 Sr. F Second Team Player... Read more

Downingtown East lineman commits to Maryland

Friday, March 27, 2015, 5:58 PM
Two days after taking an unofficial visit to the school, Downingtown East junior offensive lineman Mike Clark committed Friday afternoon to play at Maryland. "All of the players, including the fifth-year seniors, went out of their way to make me feel welcome," the 6-foot-8, 280-pound tackle said.... Read more

2015 Preseason All-Southeastern Pa. Baseball Team

Friday, March 27, 2015, 5:06 PM
2015 PRESEASON ALL-SOUTHEASTERN PA BASEBALL TEAM FIRST TEAM Pos. Player School Yr. P Allen Barry Great Valley Sr. P Pat Doudican Neumann-Goretti Sr. P Culver Hughes West Chester East Sr. P Brendon Little Conestoga Sr. C Dominic Hardaway Devon Prep Sr. INF Connor Klemann Spring-Ford Sr. INF... Read more

Baseball: Division I recruits from Southeastern Pennsylvania

Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 8:55 PM
Division I baseball recruits from Southeastern Pennsylvania Player School Pos. College John Aiello Germantown Ac. SS Wake Forest Kyle Ajjan Downingtown East LHP Monmouth Mike Anthony Phoenixville RHP La Salle Kevin Barron Hatboro-Horsham 3B Campbell Allen Barry Great Valley RHP Davidson *-Kenny... Read more

Ex-Aces standout transferring to La Salle

Monday, March 23, 2015, 6:23 PM
B.J. Johnson, a former Lower Merion basketball standout who is transferring from Syracuse after two seasons, committed Monday to continue his career at La Salle. Johnson's father, Bobby, was a sharpshooting wing guard for ex-coach Speedy Morris and the Explorers from 1986 to 1990. "I couldn't be happier... Read more
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