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Wood vs. Central Valley: Projected Starting Lineups

Thursday, December 11, 2014, 5:41 PM
PIAA CLASS AAA STATE FINAL Friday, 7 p.m. at HersheyPark Stadium Archbishop Wood (13-1) vs. Central Valley (15-0) Projected Starting Lineups Archbishop Wood Offense Pos. No. Player. Ht. Wt. Yr. QB 13 Anthony Russo 6-4 220 Jr. RB 1 Jarrett McClenton 5-9 170 Sr. FB 12 Alex Arcangeli 6-0 220 Sr... Read more

Boys' Hoops: Coaches vs. Cancer Classic

Thursday, December 11, 2014, 2:08 PM
The annual Coaches vs. Cancer High School Basketball Classic, featuring several of the area's top boys' squads, is scheduled for Saturday at Cheltenham. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society. In a rematch of last season's PIAA Class AAA final, Neumann-Goretti, faces District 3 power Susquehanna... Read more

State Football Rankings

Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 5:23 PM
Inquirer State Football Rankings Last week's ranking in parentheses. Local teams in bold. Class AAAA Rk. Team. Record 1. St. Joseph’s Prep (1) 10-3 2. Pine-Richland (2) 15-0 3. Parkland (6) 11-3 4. Pennsbury (3) 13-2 5. Wilson (4) 14-1 6. Coatesville (5) 13-1 7. Pittsburgh Central... Read more

Football: All-Ches-Mont League American Division Team

Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 6:11 PM
2014 ALL-CHES-MONT LEAGUE AMERICAN DIVISION FOOTBALL TEAM Player of the Year: Terry Loper West Chester Rustin Outstanding Back: Alex Pechin Unionville Outstanding Receiver: Ryan Hubley Oxford Outstanding Offensive Lineman: Andrew Jones Unionville Outstanding Defensive Lineman: Ryan Buchholz Great... Read more

Southeastern Pa. Football Top 25

Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 2:10 PM
SOUTHEASTERN PA FOOTBALL TOP 25 Last week’s rankings in parentheses. Rk. Team Rec. 1. St. Joe’s Prep (1) 10-3 The Hawks totaled 352 rushing yards in a 37-7 romp over Pennsbury. Next: Saturday vs. Pine-Richland. 2. Archbishop Wood (2) 13-1 The Vikings posted seven first-half scores... Read more

Hawks return to Hershey with 37-7 romp over Falcons

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 5:55 PM
ST. JOSEPH'S PREP 37, PENNSBURY 7 Shortly after his squad punched a return ticket to Chocolate Town with a surprising blowout of Pennsbury, St. Joseph's Prep coach Gabe Infante lifted senior Dillon DeIuliis off the ground in a celebratory bear hug. "This is just as special as last year," said DeIuliis... Read more

Hawks return to Hershey with 37-7 romp over Falcons

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 5:55 PM
ST. JOSEPH'S PREP 37, PENNSBURY 7 Shortly after his squad punched a return ticket to Chocolate Town with a surprising blowout of Pennsbury, St. Joseph's Prep coach Gabe Infante lifted senior Dillon DeIuliis off the ground in a celebratory bear hug. "This is just as special as last year," said DeIuliis... Read more

Preseason All-Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Team

Friday, December 5, 2014, 10:29 PM
Inquirer Preseason all-Southeastern Pa. Boys' Basketball Team First Team Levan "Shawn" Alston, Haverford School, senior. The 6-foot-3, 165-pound wing guard averaged 16.5 points, 5.2 assists, and 4.1 rebounds while leading the Fords to a 16-8 overall record and 7-3 mark in the Inter-Ac League. A four-star... Read more

Hoops: Guers, Patriots edge Pioneers, 54-52

Friday, December 5, 2014, 9:59 PM
GERMANTOWN ACADEMY 54, CONESTOGA 52 It was during a busy day of AAU basketball when Germantown Academy's Tim Guers ran out of clean short-sleeved T-shirts and had to turn to the long-sleeved version. "I played pretty well when I wore it, so I kind of stuck with it," the senior wing guard said. "I... Read more

Basketball: Southeastern Pa. Top 25

Friday, December 5, 2014, 10:24 AM
PRESEASON BOYS' BASKETBALL TOP 25 Records are from last season. Rk. Team Rec. 1. Archbishop Carroll 23-5 The Patriots have what it takes to win their first Catholic League title since 1995. Derrick Jones (UNLV recruit) and Ernest Afllakpui (Temple) are the headliners. Samir Taylor, David Beatty... 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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