Lional Chapman of Truman can't quite get his hands on this pass as Washington's Elliot Leonard moves in for the tackle on a very wet field during Saturday's game at Washington High School. (Bob Williams / For the Inquirer)
Prep has another tough schedule; Suburban One powers rebuild.
By Rick O, Inquirer Columnist
With the 2009 season set to kick off in a few hours, let's take a look at some pressing matters for area teams, noteworthy returning players, and some miscellaneous items mixed in with a few predictions:
Lower Merion's JaQuan Johnson and Roman Catholic's Shep Garner, longtime buddies and Chester natives, texted back and forth in the days leading to Wednesday night's high-stakes basketball matchup.