Northeast Times

 Articles by Ed Morrone

New look G.W. finds success with depth, balance

After losing his top two scorers from a season ago, John Creighton knows sometimes it’s just as opportune to be lucky as it is good. 


What rivals? Public League foes form tight bond

Having both opened their doors in the 19th century, Central and Northeast high schools are about as ancient as it gets when it comes to fierce athletic rivals.


Century club

Keishla Gilmore does so much for her school that she lost track of how close she was inching toward becoming Mariana Bracetti Academy Charter School’s first 1,000-point basketball scorer.


Nazareth’s Visconto does it all for her school

Karli Visconto has become so skilled at balancing her hectic schedule that it’s a surprise she hasn’t taken up the trapeze by now.


Ryan’s Horan guides young Raiders to key win

Brendan Horan will be the first to admit that the offensive system in place at Archbishop Ryan is somewhat of an acquired taste. When a visiting reporter generously described the X’s and O’s of Bernie Rogers’ basketball playbook as “not the sexiest in the Catholic League,” Rogers’ most talented player smiled and began chuckling.


Railsplitters rise up

By all accounts, Blair Bowes and Raymond Fred had successful go-rounds for the Abraham Lincoln basketball team in 2012-13. 


Where there’s a Will, there’s a way for Crusaders

Sean Tait and Will Brazukas know how it looks. 


Believe it

Thanks to a dedicated mom and a supportive community, Lincoln’s Cody Kettyle recently played in the Blue-Grey All-American Bowl in Dallas.

Susan Friedman rattled off the names of the cities and states, each one farther away and more untouchable than the one that preceded it.


A fall to remember

The fall sports winners will be honored at the 28th annual Northeast Sports Awards Banquet in the spring.

Editor’s note: The seasonal sports winners are chosen by the Northeast Times’ sports staff based on both on-field excellence and leadership abilities off of it.


Judge’s Hansen wraps up All-American season

Considering how well the Father Judge soccer season went in 2013, it’s no surprise that Joey Hansen has been able to add a few suffixes to his name.