Pennsylvania breeds high school wrestling champions in places like Easton, Clearfield and Canonsburg.
John Creighton and two of his younger brothers put everything they had into beating George Washington High School while they were student-athletes at Northeast.
— Ed and Sarah Macko, Archbishop Ryan’s father-daughter coaching duo, have found success in the pool.
High school basketball in the Northeast came and went in the blink of an eye. There were tons of fantastic performances on the court, so much so that we all wish there could be more to come.
It was such a successful year in Archbishop Ryan athletics that the school decided to add a new sport to its repertoire.
As family patriarch, Ed Macko had one rule for his three children when they were growing up: Play any sport you want, but you have to swim until you’re 18.
For Tom Coyle, it was the hardest of decisions: stay at a place he’s loved since 2000, or leave for another job that would allow him to spend more time with his children.
Holding the mighty Archbishop Wood girls basketball team to just 34 points is usually a cause worth celebrating.
Eleven-year-old Arianna Barricelli wanted a cell phone. Her father said “no way.”