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Archive: May, 2013

Baseball: All-Suburban One League Continental Conference Team

Friday, May 24, 2013, 8:40 PM
ALL-SUBURBAN ONE LEAGUE CONTINENTAL CONFERENCE BASEBALL Selected by league coaches. FIRST TEAM Pos. Player School Yr. P Robbie Welhaf Central Bucks East Senior P Ricky Dennis Central Bucks South Senior C Ben Hauser Central Bucks East Senior 1B Ethan Rode Central Bucks East Senior 2B Dan O'Hara... Read more

Basketball: Durham commits to Putnam

Thursday, May 23, 2013, 2:38 PM
Choosing the prep-school route, Abington's Anthony Durham, a 6-foot-3 senior combination guard, has committed to play hoops at Putnam Science Academy in Putnam, Ct. In 28 games last season, Durham. a two-year starter for the Ghosts, averaged 14.5 points. He received varying degrees of interest from... Read more

Baseball: Playoff Schedule

Thursday, May 23, 2013, 1:46 PM
BASEBALL PLAYOFFS PIAA District 1 Class AAAA Quarterfinals May 24 Coatesville at Central Bucks East, 4 Council Rock North at Methacton, 4 North Penn at Strath Haven, 4 Pennridge at Boyertown, 4 PIAA District 1 Class AAA Quarterfinals May 23 Phoenixville vs. Holy Ghost Prep, at Glen Mills... Read more

Lacrosse: Last-second goal gives Red Devils the crown

Thursday, May 23, 2013, 9:43 PM
AVON GROVE 5, GARNET VALLEY 4 A cousin-to-cousin connection, played out countless times at family get-togethers and vacations to the Jersey Shore, gave the Avon Grove boys' lacrosse squad its first PIAA District 1 title. With 0.8 seconds remaining in Thursday night's final at West Chester Henderson... Read more

Baseball: All-Bicentennial League Team

Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 12:42 PM
2013 All-Bicentennial Athletic League Baseball Independence Division FIRST TEAM Pitchers Zach Schellenger, Junior, Devon Prep Curtis Staropoli, Sophomore, Holy Ghost Prep Jordan Pocrass, Junior, Lower Moreland Gino Cefalone, Senior, Bristol Catcher Dylan Evert, Junior, Bristol 1st Base Sean... Read more

Baseball: All-Inter-Ac League Team

Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 12:06 PM
ALL-INTER-AC LEAGUE BASEBALL TEAM MVP: Joe Poduslenko, Malvern Prep FIRST TEAM Malvern Prep: Stephen Robinson, C, Sr.; Brian Giacchino, OF, Sr.; Gardner Nutter, RHP, Jr.; Chris Butera, OF/RHP, So; Joe Poduslenko, IF, Sr. Haverford School: Pat Valentine, RHP, Sr.; Kevin McGowan, IF, So.; Steve... Read more

Baseball: Dalton, Pennridge oust Neshaminy

Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 11:42 PM
PENNRIDGE 7, NESHAMINY 1 After getting the starting nod a day earlier from Pennridge skipper Tom Nuneviller, Trevor Dalton had some anxious moments prior to Wednesday's PIAA District 1 Class AAAA second-round matchup versus Neshaminy. "I was nervous, but also excited about the chance," the senior... Read more

Basketball: Dalembert commits to play at JMU

Monday, May 20, 2013, 2:51 PM
Lower Merion's Yohanny Dalembert, a 6-foot-8, 225-pound senior forward, has committed to play basketball at James Madison. The half-brother of former Sixers center Sammy Dalembert also considered Drexel, Niagara, and Wagner. Memphis, Temple, and Villanova showed varying degrees of interest. Last... Read more

Casey named athletic director at Valley Forge

Monday, May 20, 2013, 1:07 PM
Rich Casey, a graduate of the old North Catholic, has been announced as the new athletic director at Valley Forge Military Academy and College. Casey played basketball and baseball at North in the early 1980s. He was the head men’s basketball coach at Neumann University and previously coached... Read more

Baseball: Boches, sub Lafferty lift Wood

Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 12:18 AM
ARCHBISHOP WOOD 6, NEUMANN-GORETTI 1 Boosted by another solid effort from ace righthander Scott Boches and a clutch fill-in effort by sophomore Nick Laffety, Archbishop Wood kept its season alive with a 6-1 triumph over visiting Neumann-Goretti Monday afternoon in a Catholic League, elimination-round... 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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