Northeast Times

 Articles by Ed Morrone

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.


Ladies of Northeast Philly are ready to hit the diamond

Philadelphia Catholic League


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.


Play ball

— High school baseball players and coaches in the Northeast are ready for the 2013 season. Are you?



Creighton, G.W. rivals no more

John Creighton and two of his younger brothers put everything they had into beating George Washington High School while they were student-athletes at Northeast. 


A family affair

As family patriarch, Ed Macko had one rule for his three children when they were growing up: Play any sport you want, but you have to swim until you’re 18.