Sunday, August 2, 2015

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

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
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