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Seidman’s stock rising quickly for CSN Philly

Having just turned 25, Corey Seidman, who grew up in the Northeast, writes for CSN Philly and hosts ‘Phillies Nation’ on local television.

If your cable provider is a Comcast SportsNet carrier, then odds are you’ve seen Corey Seidman on your television screen.


Ryan’s remarkable softball ride comes to an end

The days leading up to Feb. 16 were business as usual for Vince Capizzi and the Archbishop Ryan softball program.


A Major Step

Parkwood native Brian O’Grady, who played baseball at Archbishop Wood from 2007-10, was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds last week in the MLB Draft.

Unlike many recent college graduates, Brian O’Grady will have no problem finding his first real-world job. He’ll also have a strong head start in racking up more frequent flyer miles than his peers.


The road to recovery

Months after suffering a combined 20 stab wounds, three Father Judge student-athletes talk to the Northeast Times about the harrowing ordeal in an exclusive interview.

To hear Tom Bayer and his two best friends from the Father Judge wrestling team tell it, the night of March 21 was like any other.


A proud salute

Archbishop Ryan’s Joe Hansbury is bound for Army.

Joe Hansbury already had a college scholarship locked up, but he wanted something more.


Holding court

In seven years as a multi-sport coach at George Washington, Chris Reid has won six league titles, including the last four in boys volleyball.

With all of the supporters he has, having an uninterrupted conversation with Chris Reid is no easy task.


Washington upends Towne for first baseball title since ‘95

If you happened to walk by Ken Geiser these days, he wouldn’t fault you for not recognizing him.


Towne falls just short of repeat in softball final

Franklin Towne Charter’s quest for a second consecutive league softball title was thwarted on a walkoff single by Central.

If the recent film The Silver Linings Playbook taught moviegoers anything about life, it’s that there’s always one to be found somewhere.


Heaven sent

The Ragdolls won the PCL championship for former coach Andy Hafele, who succumbed to cancer after guiding Ryan’s softball program for 19 years.

Archbishop Ryan had just captured the Catholic League championship with a convincing 5-0 victory over Lansdale Catholic Thursday afternoon at Arcadia University.


Washington, Towne, PACS all advance to Pub baseball Final 4

The George Washington, Franklin Towne Charter and Philadelphia Academy Charter baseball teams advanced to the Public League baseball postseason semifinals this week. Here’s how they got there: