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Ryan Ragdolls lead the Catholic school pack

At the start of the season, expectations are running high in the girls’ parochial basketball leagues in Northeast Philly.


Excitement abound for girls Public League hoops

Just like always, it will be another busy season in the Public League. Lincoln, Frankford, Franklin Towne Charter, George Washington, Northeast and Samuel Fels will all be looking to make an impact within their respective divisions, and all of these teams hope to build and improve on their seasons from a year ago.


Hit the Hardwood

After a thrilling fall sports season that saw four Northeast-area teams win league soccer and football championships, it’s time to trade in the cleats and outdoor fields for high-tops and basketball gyms.


Washington field hockey fights on as champions

At George Washington High School, the highly successful football and boys soccer programs tend to grab the most headlines when it comes to fall sports.


Legends of the fall

Editor’s note: The seasonal sports winners are chosen by the Northeast Times’ sports staff based on both excellence on the field and strong leadership ability off of it.


Man on the run: Guckin finds backfield success

Last December, Andrew Guckin figured he had reached football heaven. 


Raiders give thanks for turnaround season

Don’t bother to tell Archbishop Ryan High School senior Joe Ruskowski that Thanksgiving football games don’t mean a heck of a lot in the grand scheme of things, because he won’t believe you.


Judge concludes whirlwind season with win

The Father Judge Crusaders started the football season by flying to Ireland for a Labor Day weekend game and ended it by walking back to school along Rowland Avenue after an overwhelming victory over Abraham Lincoln on Thanksgiving.


Vikings rise up

In the moments following Northeast’s thrilling, come-from-behind 14-12 Thanksgiving victory over Central, it was easy to forgive Shimeek Carter and his teammates for being a tad overexcited. 


Broken record: DiGiorgio departs on top

The game had not even begun, but the buzz was already present.