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Archive: March, 2012

Hoops: Leading Scorers (Boys and Girls) in Southeastern Pa.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 10:33 PM
Basketball Scoring Leaders Leading scorers in boys' and girls' basketball this past season. Minimum of 17 games. Boys Name School Gms. Pts. Avg. Nadir Matthews Bodine 17 494 29.1 Savon Goodman Constitution 31 800 25.8 Larry Webster Parkway West 20 484 24.2 Jordan Reed Wissahickon 28 663... Read more

Hoops: Three-point Leaders (Boys and Girls) in S.E. PA

Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 6:58 PM
Beyond the Arc Here are some of the top three-point scorers in Southeastern Pennsylvania boys' and girls' basketball: Boys Name School Gms. Threes John Decamara Upper Dublin 23 81 Kieran Bolger Pennsbury 25 79 Ben Holl Friends Select 22 78 Billy Shank Neumann-Goretti 31 67 Mike McKale Springfield-Delco... Read more

Football: Penn Charter's McGlinchey commits to Notre Dame

Monday, March 26, 2012, 1:30 PM
Mike McGlinchey, a 6-foot-8, 290-pound junior offensive lineman from Penn Charter, has orally committed to play at Notre Dame. McGlinchey closed his weekend visit to South Bend by giving a non-binding verbal to Fighting Irish boss Brian Kelly and his staff, including offensive line coach Harry Hiestand... Read more

Hoops: PIAA State Champions (Boys and Girls) from S.E. Pennsylvania

Monday, March 26, 2012, 1:10 PM
Basketball State Champions Here are the PIAA state champions from Southeastern Pennsylvania. In the 1983-84 season, a fourth classification (AAAA) was added. BOYS Class AAAA 2012: Chester 2011: Chester 2010: Plymouth Whitemarsh 2009: Penn Wood 2008: Chester 2006: Lower Merion 2005: Chester 2001:... Read more

Hoops: Neumann-Goretti, Constitution win state titles

Friday, March 23, 2012, 10:52 PM
It was a 2-for-2 effort from District 12 boys' teams Friday at Penn State's Bryce Jordan Center. First, Constitution, behind 27 points from Savon Goodman and 22 from Daiquan Walker, cruised past District 7's Lincoln Park Charter, 68-49, for the Class A title. In the nightcap, after the Archbishop... Read more

Amile Jefferson named Gatorade boys' basketball player of the year for Pa.

Thursday, March 22, 2012, 1:08 PM
For the second straight season, Friends' Central standout Amile Jefferson has been named Gatorade boys' basketball player of the year for Pennsylvania. The 6-foot-8, 205-pound senior forward averaged 19.9 points, 10.2 rebounds, and 2.7 blocks while leading the Phoenix to a 22-5 record and their... Read more

Hoops: All-Pioneer Athletic Conference Selections

Thursday, March 22, 2012, 12:31 PM
PIONEER ATHLETIC CONFERENCE 2011-2012 BOYS BASKETBALL ALL-CONFERENCE SELECTIONS 1st TEAM LAST NAME FIRST NAME GRADE SCHOOL Casper Brendan 11 Methacton Dishman Josh 12 Spring-Ford Jackson Elijah 12 Pottstown McDowell Zameer 11 Spring-Ford Ricapito J.D. 12 Upper Perkiomen 2nd TEAM LAST NAME FIRST... Read more

Hoops: Preview of Central Dauphin-Chester

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 12:15 PM
PIAA Class AAAA Boys' Semifinal Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. at Giegle Complex, Reading Central Dauphin (3-5) vs. Chester (1-1) Projected Starting Lineups Central Dauphin Zayd Issah 6-4 Jr. F Devin Thomas 6-9 Sr. F Ryan Beaver 6-2 Jr. WG Nick Seefeldt ... Read more

Hoops: Chester rolls to win, sets up rematch with Lower Merion

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 10:43 PM
READING - The "second five" has played a big part in Chester'sdominance this season. Clippers boss Larry Yarbray confidently called on his reserves, most of whom would be starters elsewhere, and they delivered, as usual, in Wednesday night's PIAA Class AAAA semifinal versus Central Dauphin. With 25... Read more

Hoops: On Twitter at ozoneinq, for PIAA semifinal boys and girls scores

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 5:21 PM
We'll have scores from around the state: @ozoneinq Read more
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