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Football: Downingtown East tight end bound for USC

Friday, June 26, 2015, 5:43 PM
Downingtown East senior tight end Cary Angeline, who was recruited by top-flight colleges across the country, committed Friday afternoon to play at USC. The 6-foot-7, 230-pounder, the fourth-ranked tight end in the Class of 2016 according to 247Sports.com, chose the Trojans over Auburn, Miami, Nebraska... Read more

2015 All-Southeastern Pa. Baseball Team

Saturday, June 13, 2015, 11:09 PM
2015 All-Southeastern Pa. Baseball Team First Team Position Player School Year P Allen Barry Great Valley Sr. P Tim Brennan Holy Ghost Prep Sr. P Joey Lancellotti Archbishop Wood Jr. C Dominic Hardaway Devon Prep Sr. INF Kevin McGowan Haverford School Sr. INF Jared Melone North Penn Sr. INF... Read more

Knights battle past Spartans, 4-3, for state crown

Friday, June 12, 2015, 11:12 PM
NORTH PENN 4, WYOMING VALLEY WEST 3 STATE COLLEGE - Rain and lightning, along with two late rallies by Wyoming Valley West, could not stop North Penn from claiming state gold. After a delay of 1 hour, 20 minutes in Friday night's PIAA Class AAAA final, the Knights, buoyed by another workmanlike effort... Read more

Ryan selects Zeglinski as new hoops coach

Thursday, June 11, 2015, 3:39 PM
Archbishop Ryan announced Joe Zeglinski, a former two-sport standout for the Raiders, as its new head boys' basketball coach on Thursday. Zeglinski, a member of Ryan's Class of 2006, was a four-year starter at guard in basketball and remains the program's all-time leading scorer with 1,253 points... Read more

Academy Park player assists in saving life

Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 6:06 PM
Sixth months after learning CPR, Academy Park junior baseball player Michael Brodzinski used it to help save a life. After hitting a double for Folcroft in an EDCO League game Monday night, the 16-year old, a volunteer firefighter at Darby Fire Company No. 1, saw the home-plate umpire collapse. "I... Read more

Saints take 5-0 lead on Loyalsock into Tuesday

Monday, June 8, 2015, 11:49 PM
FREDERICKSBURG, Pa. - With a four-run outburst in the third inning of Monday afternoon's PIAA Class AA baseball semifinal against Loyalsock, Neumann-Goretti, upping its lead to 5-0, moved closer to its first berth in the final. In the top of the fourth, under dark skies at Wenger Field and severe... Read more

Knights battle past Falcons, move closer to state crown

Thursday, June 4, 2015, 11:42 PM
NORTH PENN 2, PENNSBURY 1 In recent seasons, North Penn has had several pitchers emerge from the shadows to become a frontline starter as a senior. Brian Maher, Mike Bradstreet, and Dylan Borowski are among that group. James Witner has continued that tradition. After previously toiling in relative... Read more

Hawks blank Vikings, move on in states

Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 11:38 PM
ST. JOSEPH'S PREP 2, WEST CHESTER EAST 0 With the starting outfield cemented for St. Joseph's Prep last season, Dan Schuhl had to wait to become a full-time contributor. "He sort of came out of the bullpen for us," Hawks coach Joe Falcone said. This year, the 5-foot-10, 165-pounder not only earned... Read more

Doudican shines as Saints eliminate Tide

Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 10:25 PM
NEUMANN-GORETTI 4, DEVON PREP 2 Due to a left-elbow injury that surfaced in February, hard-throwing southpaw Pat Doudican did not make his first pitching start for Neumann-Goretti until more than a month into the regular season. "That was a rough time," said the 6-foot-2, 205-pound senior. "All I... Read more

Baseball: All-SOL American Conference Team

Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 11:03 PM
2015 ALL-SUBURBAN ONE LEAGUE AMERICAN CONFERENCE BASEBALL TEAM FIRST TEAM POS. PLAYER SCHOOL YR. PITCHER CHRIS HUCKFELDT UPPER DUBLIN 12 PITCHER JULIAN SALZER SPRINGFIELD 12 CATCHER BRETT HIGHLAND PLYMOUTH WHITEMARSH 12 1ST BASE CONOR MCFADDEN UPPER DUBLIN 11 2ND BASE RYAN BECKER WISSAHICKON... 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 robrien@phillynews.com.

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