Northeast Times

 Articles by Ed Morrone

Double play

— Tim DiGiorgio set records as Frankford’s quarterback; now, he’s giving baseball a try. And guess what? He’s pretty good.


A ‘Dream Come True’

— Mike McKay, a 1976 graduate of Father Judge, has been tabbed to be the sixth head football coach in school history


Ryan’s Golden Opportunity

Athletic teams with championship aspirations often speak of doing the “little things” right. Spending countless hours mastering the fundamental aspects — while tedious and sometimes boring  — is what separates the contenders from the pretenders at the end of a season.


Ryan’s Golden Opportunity

— After a 4-8 showing in 2012, Archbishop Ryan is hoping players like All-Catholic returner Connor Golden can carry the team further this season.



Ladies of Northeast Philly are ready to hit the diamond

Philadelphia Catholic League


Gabby’s grand finale

Should Gabby DeLeo ever get lonely at college later this year, she can take comfort in knowing that a few pieces of home will be just a short drive away.


Second chances

— After deciding to sit out last season, G.W.’s Paige Hughes is more than ready to make things right.


Second chances

Like any high school student, Paige Hughes sometimes exhibits flaws in her decision-making process.


Play ball

During a recent visit to George Washington High School, a chance run-in with Ken Geiser didn’t yield a lot of time for conversation. Washington’s athletic director and head baseball coach had a million things to do, from hanging the netting for the batting cages, to hanging a new baseball scoreboard, to preparing the field for game play.