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Young Crusaders finding their way in league play

After two hard-fought losses to open the Catholic League baseball season, Father Judge head coach Tim Ginter opted for the Rocky movie analogy instead of Silver Linings Playbook. 


Little Flower swimming celebrates banner year

It was a season for the record books for Little Flower swimming.


It must be a sign

Paul Thiergartner is hearing impaired. Thanks to a G.W. lacrosse teammate who knows sign language, he’s fitting right in with the Eagles.

What are the odds?


A Storm is coming

On the surface, every single thing about Stormy Baver is fascinating, from her softball playing credentials all the way down to her unique name.


Public League baseball vet leads Northeast

If the Public League had a mayor, Joe Fite might be able to run unopposed.


Former player Eck set to lead experienced Ryan baseball team

Gerry Eck rattled off plenty of adjectives to describe his ascension from Archbishop Ryan baseball player to head coach.


Winter winners close book on basketball season

We’ve officially entered the third week of March, and wouldn’t you know it: there’s still snow covering lawns and car windshields throughout the Delaware Valley. While everybody is impatiently waiting for spring to arrive, the (hopeful) final snowstorm of the year is a perfect time to take a final look back on an action-packed basketball season in the Northeast.


Bowled over

In the last decade, Northeast High School bowling coach Karen Barrett has won seven Public League championships, including four straight.

During the winter sports season at Northeast High School, one isn’t likely to find one of the school’s most winningest coaches anywhere on campus. 


A dream come true

Bensalem High senior Kevin Grow gets his shot with both the Philadelphia 76ers and the Harlem Globetrotters.

As a member of the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, Handles Franklin has visited 74 countries and counting.


Curtain Call

Jon Bon Jovi once sang that no man is an island.