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Mayfair's Gibson reinvents herself at St. Basil

— An injury ended Samantha Gibson's pitching career; now she's at first base, and she also helps in her community.



Spring into action

— Here's a look at the spring and annual award winners who will be honored at the 27th annual Northeast Sports Awards Banquet on May 16.


Ryan seniors savoring one last championship run

“It's our last year, so we're not taking any shortcuts. We're treating every practice and game like it's our last one.” — Archbishop Ryan softball co-captain Megan Wolf on the team's seniors.


Dynamic Duo

“I realize my responsibility for this school goes beyond baseball. I've always wanted to make something of my time here.” — Lincoln second baseman Kevin Johnson.


Local boxer fights demons to return to the ring

— A short time ago, local boxer Brian “Wildman” Donahue was addicted to painkillers and living on the streets. Now, he's back where he belongs: inside a boxing ring.



Finding their way

— Frankford is off to a perfect 6-0 mark in Public League play, but the Pioneers have yet to realize their full potential.


Instant legend

— Northeast Philly's Sean Thomson is ranked second in the world as he prepares for the CrossFit Games