In the moments following Northeast’s thrilling, come-from-behind 14-12 Thanksgiving victory over Central, it was easy to forgive Shimeek Carter and his teammates for being a tad overexcited.
One of the most wonderful aspects of Thanksgiving high school football is that no matter what, it’s always the biggest game of the year.
Samuel Fels High School athletic director Mark Heimerdinger has a saying he likes to use when describing the sports foundation he has been attempting to build from the ground up.
In the moments before Saturday night’s championship Public League football game between Frankford and George Washington, one thing was clear — somebody was missing.
As November rapidly hurtles toward December, the National Hockey League is still embroiled in a bitter lockout that has so far robbed Flyers fans of their beloved team’s season.
In the moments following last Wednesday’s Public League soccer championship game, George Chavez was crying his eyes out.
As a college basketball referee, Joe DeMayo has one of the hardest and most thankless jobs. At any given game, he’s bound to make countless new enemies, who will call into question everything from his eyesight to his sanity to his family’s lineage.
It was just about 24 hours after George Todt’s 929th and final game as the coach of the Archbishop Ryan’s boys’ soccer team, and he was in a reflective mood.