Northeast Times

 Articles by Ed Morrone

NE Times sports banquet falls on May 20

On May 20, the Northeast Times will celebrate its 30th annual Sports Awards Banquet at Cannstatter’s (9130 Academy Road). In next week’s edition, the paper will publish a special banquet pullout section highlighting in detail all of this year’s winners.

Kerri’s all smiles

All Kerri Dadalski ever wanted was for Archbishop Ryan to be a strong enough softball program that girls from the neighborhood wouldn’t feel like they had to go outside of the city to win championships.

Strength on the hill

Behind strong pitching from Melissa Hess and even stronger leadership from its captains, St. Hubert softball is back on top.  

Northeast posthumously pays homage to fallen star

Mike Kamen scored more than 1,400 points in his career at Northeast; last week, the school retired his jersey.  

Survival of the fittest

Officer Daniel Kostick joins his FC Survivors soccer squad days after being shot in West Philly.   

Reaching new heights

Editor’s note: Seneca Williams was originally mis-identified as Seneca Wallace in the print version of this story. A correction will print in next week’s edition of the Northeast Times. 

Power of the Pandas

When Danielle Vittitow took over the highly-successful Nazareth Academy softball program, she had a simple message for her team: new team, new season, same old tradition. 

Frankford, GW battle in Division A classic

With more games like the one his Frankford Pioneers played on Friday, it wouldn’t be surprising to see Juan Namnun have a full head of gray hairs by the time the postseason rolls around.

Brotherly love

Zack Beltran and his lethal bat have been terrorizing Public League pitching for three seasons; now, his younger brother Brendan has joined the party at third base.  

All in the family

After retiring last summer as Frankford's athletic director, Jack Creighton is helping his son, John, coach the George Washington lacrosse team.