Rick O'Brien has been writing for the Inquirer since 1993, primarily covering high school sports in Southeastern Pennsylvania. He focuses on football and boys' basketball and baseball, with other events (Penn Relays, regattas on the Schuylkill, etc.) and some pro sports mixed in.
0 CommentsMike Fitzgerald, a three-sport athlete at Germantown Academy, has orally committed to play baseball at Northeastern University. The 5-foot-10... Read more
0 CommentsAnthony Nash, a two-sport standout at West Chester Rustin, has orally committed to play football at Duke. "I think Duke's pro-style offense... Read more
0 CommentsSt. Joseph's Prep QB Skyler Mornhinweg commits to Penn State. Here are some of the press-conference hihglights: 3-year starter 2 years as... Read more
0 CommentsNeshaminy's Ryan Arcidiacono has been selected to play in the ESPN RISE Games AAU 11th Grade Boys Basketball Super Showcase. The event is... Read more
0 CommentsJohn Loughery, a strong-armed quarterback and recent Penn Charter graduate, said he will attend the Hun School, in Princeton, N.J., for one... Read more
0 CommentsArchbishop Wood's Brandon Arcidiacono commits to Rutgers for football By Rick O'Brien INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Citing the school's family atmosphere... Read more
0 CommentsBy Rick O'Brien INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Rutgers football coach Greg Schiano and his staff are beginning to construct a rock-solid pipeline... Read more