Northeast Times

 Articles by Ed Morrone

Why we run … and why we must keep going

Last Monday, about four hours after the two bombs that ripped through downtown Boston killed three and injured 180, I phoned my mother at her Holmesburg home.


Quite a catch

Frankford softball coach Ken Tomczuk is always quick with a clever pun, so it was no surprise he offered this up about Danielle Coor, his four-year starting catcher:


A family affair

— Lindsey Gibbs’ grandmother swayed her and her sister toward Little Flower. The decision has certainly paid off.


A family affair

— Lindsey Gibbs’ grandmother swayed her and her sister toward Little Flower. The decision has certainly paid off.


The voice

At George Washington baseball games, odds are Scott Siley will be both seen and heard by the spectators in attendance, especially if one of his teammates reaching first base is the target of a pick-off attempt.


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


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

— 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.


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.