Northeast Times

 Articles by Ed Morrone

Catholic Crusade

Armed with a strong pitching staff and key returners, Father Judge hopes to make some noise.   


Remember us?

Following an uncharacteristic early playoff exit, Frankford is ready again to chase its 10th league crown since 2000.   


Callahan’s last chance for baseball glory

Most kids Steve Callahan’s age are obsessed with the normal vices of teenage boys, things like video games, iPads and social media. Steve Callahan is not most kids.


Back on top

After seven years full of close calls, Northeast native Chris McNesby led Roman basketball to league and state championships.  


Sentinel strength

Following a distracted season in which her mother battled cancer, Little Flower’s Emily Shellenberger is re-focused on softball.  


Ragdolls poised for PCL repeat

Needless to say, last softball season was anything but normal for Archbishop Ryan.


Running the court

The Times takes a look at the basketball winners to be honored at this year’s Northeast Sports Awards Banquet. 


Heavy Northeast influence helps St. Basil to state win

Sophomore forward Natalie Kucowski, a Mayfair native, scored seven points, grabbed 10 rebounds, blocked five shots and dished four assists in an opening-round state playoff win over Philadelphia Academy Charter.


The Iron Throne

Father Judge senior rower Pete Blumenstein recently became the first member of the school’s Iron Crusader Club.  


Building a Union

John McCarthy is living the dream. The Mayfair native recently signed a deal with the Philadelphia Union as a goalie.