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Archive: June, 2012

Hoops: Friends' Central names Tozer as new coach

Tuesday, June 26, 2012, 8:24 PM
Friends' Central has tabbed Ryan Tozer to be its new boys' varsity basketball coach. Tozer spent the last three seasons as head men's coach at Rosemont College. Before that, he was an assistant for two years at Holy Family and one at La Salle University. Tozer, 29, scored 1,100 career points at... Read more

Football: La Salle's Ryan Winslow commits to Pittsburgh

Monday, June 25, 2012, 9:54 PM
Thirty years ago, for his kicking abilities at La Salle High, George Winslow earned a scholarship to punt at Wisconsin. He would later play in the National Football League. His son, Ryan, is following the same path. The 6-foot-5, 205-pounder, a standout punter for La Salle, orally committed to... Read more

Football: Archbishop Wood's Arcidiacono makes commitment

Thursday, June 21, 2012, 3:37 PM
Archbishop Wood's Nick Arcidiacono, a 6-foot-4, 238-pound tight end, has orally committed to play at Rutgers. Last season, Arcidiacono, used mostly a guard and tackle on offense, helped the Vikings go 14-1 and claim the PIAA Class AAA state championship. He was a second-team all-Catholic League... Read more

Baseball: List of Inquirer Players of the Year

Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 12:41 PM
YEAR-BY-YEAR INQUIRER BASEBALL PLAYERS OF THE YEAR 2012: Joe Ravert, Malvern Prep, P-1B 2011: Mike Oczypok, Spring-Ford, P-1B 2010: Sean Coyle, Germantown Academy, SS 2009: Eric Ruth, North Penn, P 2008: Pete Hissey, Unionville, OF 2007: Kyle Greenwalt, Souderton, P 2006: Brian Herman... Read more

Football: Wood's Arcidiacono to announce college decision

Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 10:45 PM
Archbishop Wood's Nick Arcidiacono, a 6-foot-4, 245-pound junior offensive lineman for Archbishop Wood, will announce his college commitment at 3 p.m. Thursday in a press conference at the school's gymnasium. Last season, Arcidiacono, an offensive tackle and defensive end, helped the Vikings go 14-1... Read more

Baseball: Final Batting Leaders in Southeastern Pennsylvania

Sunday, June 17, 2012, 5:20 PM
BATTING LEADERS IN SOUTHEASTERN PA. Final. Here are some of the leading batters in Southeastern Pennsylvania, as reported to the Inquirer. Minimum of 45 at-bats. Player School AB R H RBI AVG. Joe Sheeran Springfield-Delco 51 19 32 19 .627 Aderly Perez Esperanza 56 22 33 18 .589 Mike Cavallaro... Read more

Baseball: Final Pitching Leaders in Southeastern Pennsylvania

Sunday, June 17, 2012, 12:58 AM
FINAL PITCHING LEADERS Some of the leading pitchers in Southeastern Pennsylania, as reported to the Inquirer. Minimum of 30 innings. Pitching Player School W-L IP H R ER SO ERA Pat Valentine Haverford School 7-1 58 37 14 3 49 0.36 Joe Ravert Malvern Prep 6-0 47 30 11 3 53 0.45 Jesus Colon Phelps... Read more

All-Southeastern Pennsylvania Baseball Team

Saturday, June 16, 2012, 9:36 PM
Inquirer All-Southeastern Pennsylvania Baseball Team First team Pos. Player School Yr. P Andrew Belfiglio Penncrest Sr. P Kenny Koplove Penn Charter Sr. P Kevin Long La Salle Sr. C Corey Baiada La Salle Sr. INF Joe DeCarlo Garnet Valley Sr. INF Will Dougherty Roman Catholic Sr. INF Dan... Read more

Hoops: Constitution's Goodman and Walker make college commitments

Friday, June 15, 2012, 10:33 PM
GOODMAN TO UNLV, WALKER TO UCF Constitution High senior basketball standouts Savon Goodman and Daiquan Walker have committed to play at Nevada-Las Vegas and Central Florida, respectively. Goodman, a 6-foot-6, 220-pound small forward and Inquirer first-team all-Southeastern Pennsylvania selection... Read more

Baseball: La Salle claims PIAA Class AAAA state championship

Friday, June 15, 2012, 4:16 PM
La Salle 3, Council Rock 1 La Salle 010 200 0-3 6 2 Council Rock South 000 100 0-1 3 1 WP: Kevin Long. LP: Bret DeStefano. 2B: LS-Corey Baiada; CRS-Mike Chaykin. LS: 24-3; RBI singles for Mike Piscopo (2 for 2) and Dom Cuoci in 4th; RBI single for Colin Pyne (2 for 2) in 2nd CRS: 23-3 Read more
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