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Young Vikings topple Lincoln in playoff win

If there was an exorbitant amount of requests for pain relief medicine at local pharmacies this past weekend, it might have had something to do with Friday night’s high school playoff football game between Lincoln and Northeast at Charles Martin Memorial Stadium.


Girls soccer team talk of the Towne following three-peat

With the waning seconds ticking away in Monday night’s Public League girls soccer championship, a handful of eager young male fans ran excitedly through the bleachers at Northeast High School wearing just their undergarments. After all that this Franklin Towne Charter group has given the school the last three years, supporters must be running out of ways to thank head coach Brianna O’Donnell’s team.


Senior captains guide Judge soccer to title

All stories have a beginning, but oftentimes it’s the ones with the best endings that make the origins that much more meaningful.


Ragdolls crowned champs

Over the course of a storybook season like this one, there are no singular heroes. In establishing such a standard of excellence, stars reveal themselves on the field of play just as they might when shooting across the night sky.


Sophomore Ceno helps Crusaders cruise onward

Kevin Ceno always dreamed of this moment. He just didn’t think it would come so soon.


Little Flower soccer comes up just short in semifinals

Sentinels suffer 1-0 semifinals loss to Archbishop Wood

In a tight first half between underdog Little Flower and league juggernaut Archbishop Wood, there was a sense that the first goal scored might be the only one.


Egenlauf’s hat trick pushes Ragdolls to cusp of championship

The senior forward scored three goals in a 4-0 semifinal win over Lansdale Catholic.

As a senior on the highly-successful Archbishop Ryan girls soccer team that’s lost just one regular season game in the last two years, Briana Egenlauf doesn’t have much left to check off her bucket list before graduation.


N.E. well-repped for ‘blue-collar’ Roman Catholic soccer

Northeast Philadelphia always has had a reputation of being a blue-collar part of town, and its citizens know they must work painstakingly hard for everything that comes their way.


Ryan soccer kick-starts toward future

Even with the loss of 17 seniors and the only head coach the Archbishop Ryan soccer program has ever known, Jared Ott never once considered spending his senior season elsewhere. 


Panther Pride

Regardless of the sport, many athletes ask about their statistics after a game.