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Thanksgiving football preview: Central vs. Northeast

WHERE: Northeast High School WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 27, 10 a.m. LAST YEAR: Central, 6-3 (OT) NORTHEAST LEADS SERIES: 56-52-10


Ragdolls’ state playoff run ends in quarterfinals

READING — Eleven seconds.


Eagles’ wings clipped in semifinals

In Public League Class AAAA football, it’s safe to say there’s been a changing of the guard.


Finally!

Ryan got its first playoff football win since 2004 behind the joint efforts of Samir Bullock and Bobby McDevitt.  


Crusaders bounced by the Prep in Catholic semis

By all accounts, Father Judge was hanging in there with one of the state’s best teams.


Vindicated: Ryan scores opening-round state playoff win

After early exits in each of the last two seasons, the Ragdolls came from behind in a 2-1 overtime win over Council Rock South.


Vo’s love of tennis runs in the family

Alex Vo traveled off the beaten path when searching for a sport to excel in, trying anything from ice skating to swimming. Thanks to an assist from her dad, the Nazareth Academy junior fell in love with another non-mainstream sport for young people, and her skills on the tennis court are making a name for herself and her school.


Grudge match

George Washington scored the second chance it was hoping for. A titanic rematch with undefeated Ben Franklin is looming.


Postseason run ends for three Public League teams

Below is a look at the other Public League football squads that participated in the postseason last weekend (all Catholic League programs had a bye week):


Public League Class AAAA football quarterfinal previews

This weekend, while Philadelphia Catholic League football all get a bye before the postseason begins, their Public League counterparts will hit the gridiron on Friday and Saturday. Here’s a closer look at the quarterfinals matchups for our area teams: