Published: Mon, 27 Feb 2017 04:08:33 GMT2017-02-27T04:08:33Z
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 02:00:05 GMT2017-02-27T02:00:05ZCarl Arrigale and John Mosco grew up about 15 blocks from each other in South Philadelphia. Arrigale lived near 29th and McKean, Mosco near 17th and Morris.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:36:41 GMT2017-02-26T01:36:41ZTOMS RIVER, N.J. - When the bout ended - a 3-2 decision in overtime - Keith Swartley calmly rose to his feet, flexed his muscles, and flashed three fingers at the crowd.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:56:53 GMT2017-02-26T00:56:53ZMike Mascioli was excited to win his first region title. He was almost as excited as his coach. Mascioli, a senior at St. Joseph, earned the 220-pound title with a 3-2 decision over Highland junior Devon Starks in a battle of unbeaten Region 8 wrestlers on Saturday night at Egg Harbor Township.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:46:04 GMT2017-02-26T00:46:04ZIt was "right there," Kassondra Brown said. To the Abington sophomore, it looked "golden." As the forward crashed the boards after missing a free throw, Brown saw the basketball about to be corralled by a North Penn player. The ball, right there. The opportunity, golden.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:21:31 GMT2017-02-26T00:21:31ZMike Pettine epitomized the old-school approach of coaching football. He was a perfectionist, demanded every ounce of effort from his players, had an incredibly intense demeanor in practices and games, and had a Vince Lombardi-like presence.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:09:49 GMT2017-02-25T22:09:49ZMarch Madness arrives two days early this season. Here's a closer look at the sectional boys' basketball tournaments, which will open Monday:
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:31:02 GMT2017-02-25T21:31:02ZThe stars in Monday's Catholic League championship are already well-known. Archbishop Wood senior Collin Gillespie and Neumann-Goretti senior Quade Green are point guards headed to Villanova and Kentucky, respectively.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:31:04 GMT2017-02-25T15:31:04ZMIKE PETTINE, simply put, was the best. For over three decades, his Central Bucks West football program was the measuring stick. Not just in this area but well beyond.
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:36:57 GMT2017-02-25T04:36:57ZRobbie Heath will now share a page of Abington's record books with his father, Robert. The younger Heath joined his father, Robert, to score 1,000 career points at Abington in a 67-49 win over Penn Wood.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:31:06 GMT2017-02-25T04:31:06ZTed Evans' first memories of Brazil Harvey-Carr go all the way back to when the girl was 5 years old.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:26:05 GMT2017-02-25T04:26:05ZThe game was a minute and a half old when the coach substituted all five starters, and nobody was complaining about going to the bench.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 03:53:03 GMT2017-02-25T03:53:03ZRachel Balzer thought she had put up an air ball. With just seconds remaining, the sophomore guard for the Germantown Academy girls' basketball team had the ball at the top of the key, ready to take it to the basket.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 03:46:42 GMT2017-02-25T03:46:42ZWhen Plymouth Whitemarsh's Ahmad Williams received word that his twin brother Ahmin had suffered a season-ending foot injury, he reminded him via text of his continued value to the team.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 03:14:04 GMT2017-02-25T03:14:04ZOf the four athletes who make up the two sets of brothers bound for regional wrestling glory, Trace Kinner has a unique perspective.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:58:40 GMT2017-02-25T02:58:40ZLauren Ross has known Yndiah Bobo since she was in third grade. Neither went to Shipley then, so it was before the Friends League playoff games. Before the Pennsylvania Independent Schools state tournament.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:56:15 GMT2017-02-25T01:56:15ZKoby Thomas possesses the type of athleticism that makes highlights trend, opponents duck for cover and fans howl each time the Imhotep senior takes flight.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:46:46 GMT2017-02-25T01:46:46ZThere was something strange about the shot that produced Austin Kennedy's 1,000th career point. Kennedy, a senior at St. Augustine Prep, reached the milestone during the second half of the Hermits' 69-35 victory over Mainland in the semifinals of the Cape-Atlantic League tournament Thursday night at Absegami High School.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 04:10:00 GMT2017-02-24T04:10:00ZIt was as if Imhotep tried to win the Public League championship with every single jump shot. As a result, the Panthers appeared to press until the title was on the line in overtime.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 04:06:11 GMT2017-02-24T04:06:11ZOne couldn't be quite sure exactly what had Neumann-Goretti on its heels for the majority of Thursday night's Catholic League semifinal against Cardinal O'Hara.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 01:45:10 GMT2017-02-24T01:45:10ZIn the space of three possessions in the fourth quarter, Ray Bethea Jr. splashed a three-point jumper from deep on the right wing and slammed a dunk at the end of a fastbreak.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 01:04:05 GMT2017-02-24T01:04:05ZEric Fuentes stood at the top of the podium last weekend with a medal around his neck, holding a bracket with the list of names he'd bested.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 22:12:56 GMT2017-02-23T22:12:56ZSterling junior heavyweight Lamar Price made it through the regular season without a loss. He made it through the districts without a loss.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:01:51 GMT2017-02-23T18:01:51ZSome at the Palestra Wednesday night may have anticipated a timeout from Archbishop Wood coach John Mosco after Archbishop Ryan ran off eight straight points late in the first half.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:43:03 GMT2017-02-23T16:43:03ZDhamir Cosby-Roundtree came alive on offense down the stretch, shooting 7 for 8 from the line and finishing with 17 points.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:39:10 GMT2017-02-23T02:39:10ZAdam Goodwin was a basketball player. That was his sport at St. Rose grammar school in Haddon Heights. That was going to be his sport at Paul VI High School. But about two weeks before basketball tryouts his freshman year, Goodwin made a life-changing decision.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 23:11:04 GMT2017-02-22T23:11:04ZFor John Doherty, it was an ideal opportunity. It was a large public school with a rich tradition of sports success. It also was his hometown.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 22:54:05 GMT2017-02-22T22:54:05ZTariq Moore and Da'Shawn Chambliss have a lot in common. They were in the same class at East Camden Middle School. They decided to attend Pennsauken Tech. They are the lone seniors on the Tornadoes' surprisingly successful basketball team.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 22:01:03 GMT2017-02-22T22:01:03ZWhile his two older brothers opted for Penn Charter, Cole Storm decided to chart his own path and attend Germantown Academy.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 20:25:04 GMT2017-02-22T20:25:04ZAs is often the case with its talented football program, it is easy to focus solely on the athletic ability of the Imhotep boys' basketball team.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 05:27:50 GMT2017-02-22T05:27:50ZBaseball was Trevonn Pitts' No. 1 pursuit until he started to casually work out with the Cheltenham basketball team as a freshman.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 02:34:48 GMT2017-02-22T02:34:48ZWoodbury senior guard Kyle Bailey made five shots on Tuesday night and everyone of them was good for three points.
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:58:43 GMT2017-02-21T13:58:43ZJust before La Salle tipped off against St. Joseph's Saturday at Tom Gola Arena, a photo appeared on the screen. In memory of Claude Gross. A moment of silence.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:34:37 GMT2017-02-20T23:34:37ZDaevon Robinson spent the morning working on his football future. He spent the afternoon enjoying his basketball present. Robinson, a junior swingman, generated 11 points with eight rebounds and three assists to help Shawnee to a 67-53 victory over Bishop Eustace on Monday in an Olympic Conference crossover clash of top-5 teams.