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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:


Undefeated Northeast wins Public League boys soccer title

When the Northeast soccer team trudged off the field following last year’s disappointing loss to Central in the Public League championship game, Abraham Kamara was a few miles away, helping Father Judge win the Catholic League title.


They’re back: Northeast in playoffs

Now that Rushawn Grange and Travon Williams have finally found a home, the duo has the Northeast High School football program back where it expected to be all along: the playoffs.


Towne soccer completes four-peat

New season. Different players. Same result.


Judge soccer falls short in quest for repeat

On Saturday, the Father Judge soccer team had a chance to become the first Catholic League squad in 18 years to play in four consecutive league title games.


Magic number 3

Standing on the precipice of a three-peat, something the girls soccer program at Archbishop Ryan had never done, the Ragdolls did the only thing they could think of before Sunday afternoon’s Catholic League championship game:


McFadden’s unlikely goal sends Ryan girls to PCL title game

Kaitlyn McFadden was just about the last person on anyone’s list to score the game-winning goal and send Archbishop Ryan to its third straight Catholic League girls soccer championship game.


Playoff soccer results and schedule update

Below is a list of results and an upcoming schedule for remaining games for the boys and girls Public & Catholic League soccer playoffs. Continue to monitor the Northeast Times’  website (www.northeasttimes.com/sports) for additional scores, updates and web-only game stories.


Ryan’s Bradby reflects on soccer shootout elimination

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.


Dynamic duo has Fels football on postseason doorstep

The game was over and players from both teams had just participated in the traditional collective handshake near midfield.