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Local teams could be major contenders

Although the four local girls squads hailing from the Philadelphia Catholic League and Catholic Academies League have very different strengths and strategies, there seems to be one common theme shared on the hardwood this winter — youth. 


Calling the shots

George Washington’s Kathy Paul, who coaches the Eagles’ varsity field hockey, bowling and softball teams, is bringing her expertise to the basketball court.


Ms. Big Shot

St. Hubert senior Eireann Anastasi, an All-Catholic forward, is leading her team in scoring this season with 15 points per game.


Neighborhood squads are youthful this season

The Philadelphia Public League is budding with new players and coaches this girls basketball season. George Washington and Samuel Fels have named new skippers, and almost all five teams have a rookie roster. 


Leader of the pack

If the Archbishop Ryan High School boys basketball team was any scrappier, they’d probably be stripped for parts and sold at the local junkyard.


Fly Eagles fly

Just weeks after helping the Eagles claim a Public League title on the football field, Truitt is teaming up with George Washington’s basketball squad.


The most wonderful time of the year

’Tis the season for winter basketball, and with it comes The Northeast Times’ annual basketball preview.


Northeast excellence

Here’s a look at fall-season football and soccer athletes who will be honored at the 27th annual Northeast Sports Awards Banquet.


Grand finale

After a disappointing fall in the Public League championship, Frankford made sure its season ended on a high note.


Crusaders gobble up another Turkey Day win

The game plan for Father Judge High School was to run the ball against Abraham Lincoln in last week’s Thanksgiving Day football matchup.