Abington's # 23 Sudan Green and teammate # 24 Jared Wright battle a host of Academy of the New Church players for a loose ball in the 4th quarter of the Academy of the New Church at Abington Friends School boys' basketball game on December 13, 2011. Academy of the New Church defeated Abington Friends 53-51. (Elizabeth V. Robertson / Staff Photographer)
Youth must serve. The Shipley girls have won back-to-back Friends School league championships. But in order to make it three in a row, Gators coach Sean Costello needs his younger contributors from last year's title team to take center stage.
At this point, Gina Buggy and her field hockey team aren't even counting the numbers.
"We just know we're something-and-0," Buggy said with a smile, basking in the glow of the setting sun and Episcopal Academy's 2-0 win over visiting rival Notre Dame Academy in an Inter-Ac matchup.