Published: Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:37:44 GMT2016-10-28T05:37:44Z
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:37:44 GMT2016-10-28T05:37:44ZThe Inter-Ac football championship is up for grabs. If there is any doubt how competitive the six-team league has been this season, the opening weekend of Inter-Ac play provided proof.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:37:20 GMT2016-10-28T05:37:20ZIt's been a long time since Paulsboro's Glenn Howard walked on the football field with fewer coaching victories than his counterpart on the other sideline.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:35:46 GMT2016-10-28T05:35:46ZIt's Week 10, and that means the qualifiers in the revamped District 1 playoffs - the PIAA expanded from four to six classifications this year - will be finalized.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:34:26 GMT2016-10-28T05:34:26ZA 30-minute delay, spent sitting on a school bus with uniforms so drenched it looked as if the players had just taken a swim, was a chance to regroup.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:34:14 GMT2016-10-28T05:34:14ZMargot Centofanti had a feeling as soon as she saw where the foul was called and the soccer ball was placed down on the wet turf at Central Bucks South.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:06:40 GMT2016-10-27T23:06:40ZHaverford High is on the bubble in its bid to qualify for the PIAA District 1 playoffs for the fourth time in five seasons.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:57:18 GMT2016-10-27T21:57:18ZSteve Gervasi started playing football as an eight-year-old in the Marlton youth program. He liked it right away. He just wasn't very good at it.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 02:01:05 GMT2016-10-27T02:01:05ZIt was an extra-time thriller that advanced the Cherry Hill West boys' soccer team to the South Jersey Soccer Coaches Association tournament championship game.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:13:04 GMT2016-10-26T23:13:04ZThree years living in England - from seventh through ninth grades - left Stephanie Figueroa with a new perspective on communication.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:16:06 GMT2016-10-26T02:16:06Z"It's not over," Austin Koury yelled to his Owen J. Roberts teammates. "Forty minutes," the senior center back on the boys' soccer team said as the Wildcats went back onto the field for the second half Tuesday night. "It's not over."
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:35:05 GMT2016-10-26T01:35:05ZSurvive and advance are two words that can sum up Washington Township's field hockey victory over Williamstown on Tuesday. Washington Township defeated Williamstown, 1-0, in a first-round matchup in the South Jersey Group 4 tournament. Even though only one goal was scored, the Minutemaids controlled possession and had opportunities around the net for the entire game.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:35:15 GMT2016-10-26T00:35:15ZMike Taulane has good statistics. He has run for 471 yards. He has averaged 7.2 yards per carry and scored eight touchdowns.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:15:05 GMT2016-10-25T23:15:05ZWhen you grow up playing quarterback and your older brother is a ferocious 6-foot-3, 265-pound defensive lineman, perhaps your survival depends on your speed.
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:38:10 GMT2016-10-25T15:38:10ZCherry Hill West boys' soccer coach Dan Butler knows better than to take credit for senior midfielder Ishmail Boakai's most creative work.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:52:38 GMT2016-10-24T22:52:38ZMark Hendricks won't soon forget his first win as Kingsway High School football coach. The Dragons stunned then-No. 17 Hammonton 10-7 when junior Sean Sandy made a 33-yard field goal on the last play of the game on Friday night.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:48:53 GMT2016-10-24T22:48:53ZGlenn Foley played quarterback in the NFL for six seasons and was a star at Boston College, throwing 72 touchdown passes in his career and finishing fifth in the Heisman Trophy voting as a senior in 1993.
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:23:11 GMT2016-10-24T22:23:11ZNo one on the Spring-Ford girls' soccer team remembers the 6-10 season. The current senior class would have been in middle school at the time. There is no one on the current roster who was around for the last-place finish in the Liberty Division of the Pioneer Athletic Conference or the lopsided losses.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:07:12 GMT2016-10-24T15:07:12ZThe perfect game is out there, as unreachable to football players as the perfect wave is to surfers. But West Deptford spent a long time in the tunnel on Friday night.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:55:53 GMT2016-10-24T13:55:53ZNobody actually came out and told Antonio Pagan not to play football with multiple sclerosis. His neurologist recommended against it. So did his pediatrician.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:32:55 GMT2016-10-23T21:32:55ZCollingswood consistently brought the ball right up to the goal line in a 33-0 road victory against West Jersey League Colonial Division rival Overbrook on Saturday. Michael Taulane ran for 2-yard touchdowns twice, while Michael Jenkins and Robert Upshur both ran for 5-yard touchdowns twice.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:57:28 GMT2016-10-23T20:57:28ZBitter rivals St. Joseph's Prep and La Salle could meet again in the Catholic League Class 6A playoff final. If that were to happen, would most expect a near-repeat of the 63-35 pounding the Hawks gave the Explorers in Saturday afternoon's Red Division contest at windy and drizzly Plymouth Whitemarsh?
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 13:56:11 GMT2016-10-23T13:56:11ZZac Fernandez ran for more than a hundred yards and added 50 more as a receiver during Malvern Prep's 24-21 win against host Haverford School on Saturday afternoon.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:54:00 GMT2016-10-23T01:54:00ZPat Moran has made that kick a thousand times. He has made it in his backyard. He has made it on the practice field. He has made it in his dreams.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:49:41 GMT2016-10-23T01:49:41ZIt was during practice Tuesday when Gabe Infante realized that standout D'Andre Swift was nearly or fully recovered from his ankle injury.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:29:21 GMT2016-10-22T21:29:21ZIt survived a major scare to do it, but Plymouth Whitemarsh posted its eighth consecutive victory and moved closer to its first Suburban One League American Conference championship since 2013.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:04:28 GMT2016-10-22T21:04:28ZDoom is generally assumed when a team's field goal kicker is the only player to tally on offense. As rain poured on Friday night, however, Vincent Capone's third - and game-winning field goal - split the uprights as time expired and gave the Patriots a 9-7 victory against host Episcopal Academy.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:05:37 GMT2016-10-22T20:05:37ZWith his team gathered around him after the game - wild in celebration - Cherry Hill West coach Brian Wright made a simple request:
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:39:52 GMT2016-10-22T03:39:52ZMarple Newton defeated Harriton, 36-14, putting the Tigers in position to tie for the Central League title for the first time in 39 years should they beat Strath Haven next Friday night.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:30:53 GMT2016-10-22T03:30:53ZSam Thompson's experience as an occasional quarterback paid big dividends Friday night when Central Bucks South called on him to replace injured starter Jack Johns against Pennridge.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 01:58:38 GMT2016-10-22T01:58:38ZB eing recruited to play college sports can be a fantastic, nerve-wracking, eye-opening, stressful time, and athletes in all sports in both southeastern Pennsylvania and South Jersey traditionally attract major-college recruiters.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:39:16 GMT2016-10-22T00:39:16ZThe South Jersey Soccer Coaches Association boys' and girls' tournaments began on Friday, and if you blink you might miss things this year.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:35:48 GMT2016-10-22T00:35:48ZLinda Decker knew she was close to her 400th career victory. She figured it would happen during the 2017 season.