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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 02:48:01 GMT2017-01-22T02:48:01ZRobert Tindley stands 5-foot-8. Maybe. He weighs 150 pounds. Possibly. And given his diminutive stature and undaunted style, Tindley wears the appropriate jersey in No. 3, according to Haddon Heights coach Mike Ricci.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 02:17:01 GMT2017-01-22T02:17:01ZThe first practice without Katie McShea was a bit awkward. And there were even, coach Anthony Corrado said, a few tears.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:18:58 GMT2017-01-22T00:18:58ZJoe Crispin can see it. But then, vision never has been a problem for one of the most entertaining, intelligent, and accomplished basketball players in South Jersey history.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:33:12 GMT2017-01-21T23:33:12ZChuck Moore expected his youth-laden Coatesville squad to experience considerable growing pains this season. Instead, the Red Raiders are 12-3 overall and 7-0 in the Ches-Mont League National Division.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 04:37:01 GMT2017-01-21T04:37:01ZBy all accounts, Joey Greenstein Jr.'s third-quarter jump shot on Jan. 12 had no business going into the basket. The Franklin Towne Charter senior hoisted a three-pointer from the corner, opposite his team's bench. The rest is best said by those in attendance at the FTC Middle School gym.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 04:00:02 GMT2017-01-21T04:00:02ZThere have been many times over the course of her career, Cassie Sebold admitted, when she got the ball off the inbounds play, took a few dribbles and then "chucked up" a shot from well beyond the arc.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 03:58:51 GMT2017-01-21T03:58:51ZMatiss Kulackovskis found his way from Latvia to Northeast Philly's Archbishop Ryan in a most unusual way. "I was looking to play basketball in America, and a few good friends in Lithuania suggested Ryan," he said. "So I put together a highlight film and sent it to the school. Luckily it all worked out."
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 03:56:01 GMT2017-01-21T03:56:01ZThomas "Hockey Puck" McKenna furrowed his brow before Roman Catholic took on host Bonner-Prendergast in Catholic League action Friday night.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 03:53:42 GMT2017-01-21T03:53:42ZWhen he talked about his approach to Friday night's bout, he talked about his celebration as if it were part of his strategy.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:39:03 GMT2017-01-21T02:39:03ZTaylor O'Brien was just 9 years old. Back then, the extent of her basketball playing experience was dribbling a ball in her driveway and playing in the front yard. Her teammates and opponents were her younger sister, mom, dad, aunts, and uncles.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:54:45 GMT2017-01-21T00:54:45ZAzana Baines, who moves oh-so-smoothly on the basketball court, admitted to having some pregame jitters. She was making her season debut with her new team and thus experienced a little extra pregame anxiety that quickly went away - as did the opponent.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:47:10 GMT2017-01-21T00:47:10ZTwo sections instead of four. Seven groups instead of five. Sixteen teams in the playoff field instead eight. Plus an early start to the regular season and a schedule of 13 games for teams that make the championship finals.
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:10:33 GMT2017-01-20T03:10:33ZSitting on the bench through the first quarter, Haddonfield junior Ben Schroeter watched his team fall behind 11-0. He watched shot after shot clang off the rim for the Bulldawgs.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:01:35 GMT2017-01-20T01:01:35ZWith a double-digit lead in hand, Mastery North senior Daeqwon Plowden made a play during Thursday's third quarter that summed up the Pumas' 62-51 Public League Liberty Division victory over Simon Gratz.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:32:10 GMT2017-01-19T04:32:10ZEmily McAteer held the ball well outside the three-point line. She stayed there, dribbling, waiting. Brianne Borcky was next. Then Sydney Fail, Kristina Wallace, and Nicole Barnes.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:23:01 GMT2017-01-19T01:23:01ZPenncrest, with an undersize but gritty lineup, is bidding to make its ninth consecutive appearance in the PIAA District 1 boys' basketball playoffs.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:07:05 GMT2017-01-18T22:07:05ZGuided by St. Joseph's Prep head football coach Gabe Infante, the U.S. under-17 national team defeated Japan's national squad, 44-7, Monday night at International Bowl VIII at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:06:52 GMT2017-01-18T19:06:52ZIt was business as usual for Bishop Eustace Prep senior Nate Carpenter. It also was something special. Carpenter guarded a player who stood five inches taller than him and "outweighed him by 50 pounds," according to Crusaders coach Bob Falconiero.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 04:41:31 GMT2017-01-18T04:41:31ZA missed mid-range jump shot by Nisheem McNeal-Wright came first and was followed by his alley-oop attempt gone awry that probably would have thrown the crowd at Audenried into a tizzy.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 03:25:02 GMT2017-01-18T03:25:02ZDavid Giuliani started high school at North Penn, switched to Phil-Mont Christian for two years, and returned to North Penn for his senior year.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 02:06:49 GMT2017-01-18T02:06:49ZHaverford School's boys' swimming and diving team defeated Germantown Academy, 98-83, in an Inter-Ac League matchup. Freshman Antonio Octaviano placed first in the 100-meter breaststroke breaking Haverford School's record for the event with a time of 1 minute, 6.62 seconds. The record was previously held by Matt Luminais at 1:07:88, set in 2012.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:24:03 GMT2017-01-18T00:24:03ZFirst came the bout that Jordan Pinette can't remember. Next came the conversation that Pinette can't forget. Now a senior at Eastern, Pinette is one of South Jersey's top lightweight wrestlers. He has an 11-1 record with six pins and four major decisions competing at 120 or 126 pounds.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:36:58 GMT2017-01-17T16:36:58ZLate Saturday morning, almost tipoff, an assistant coach of the Friends' Central middle school girls' team asked the official scorer about a number in his score book.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:47:46 GMT2017-01-17T00:47:46ZBoys' Latin junior Damien Sears didn't just watch as the basketball bounced freely down the court. After an errant first-quarter Dobbins pass trickled untouched into the backcourt, a Dobbins guard chased it with little enthusiasm, expecting to touch it first and be called for a backcourt violation.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:50:58 GMT2017-01-16T20:50:58ZThe Springfield (Delco) girls' basketball team was holding for one shot Sunday. Roughly a minute was left on the scoreboard in overtime and the Cougars were tied with Notre Dame at 44. So, Springfield waited.