When Thursday night’s Catholic League girls soccer semifinals come around and Little Flower’s David steps on to the field to face the mighty Goliath of Archbishop Ryan at 7 p.m., Casey Brown knows nobody will give her team much of a chance to win.
Last year, as a No. 7 seed in the Catholic League soccer playoffs, first-year head coach Mike Bradby took his Archbishop Ryan boys on an improbable run to the semifinals.
Frankford football has been around forever, and the Pioneers’ stadium shows it.
In sports, the concept of deja vu sometimes has a cosmic way of spinning full circle.
The game was over and players from both teams had just participated in the traditional collective handshake near midfield.
Keith Kerrin leapt excitedly so high into the air that it’s a surprise his shoes didn’t fall off.
Zack Carroll found himself in unfamiliar territory.
On a cold and rainy afternoon in Bensalem, Jazmin Gonzalez was feeling generous.
Fractured shins, a torn ACL and multiple shoulder surgeries. Sprained ankles, a broken foot and mononucleosis. Suffice to say, the six senior captains for the Nazareth Academy soccer team have experienced it all together, from the highest peaks to the lowest valleys.
Taking a look at Father Judge soccer goalie Mark Pohl, it’s not uncommon to wonder if he should instead be suiting up for Mike McKay’s Crusader football team.