Northeast Times

 Articles by Ed Morrone

Leader of the pack

Four-year starting guard Marissa Sylvester leads the Nazareth Academy basketball team back to districts. 

Last-second shot sends upset-minded Ryan to semis

Danielle Skedzielewski’s shot with two seconds left lifted the Ragdolls.  

Watson’s 31 leads GW by Frankford

Down seven at halftime, the Eagles use a 36-point fourth quarter to advance to Class AAAA title game. 

Rodriguez guides Judge to first playoff win in 16 years

The Crusaders' sophomore guard hit six three-pointers en route to 25 points in Judge's 64-49 win over Bonner-Prendie

Girls high school basketball playoff roundup

With the girls high school basketball postseason also underway, let’s take a look at how some of the Northeast-area squads have performed on the hardwood:

A storybook season

George Washington High has never been known as a basketball power. After this season, that’s no longer the case.   

Pioneers advance; Judge, Ryan punch playoff tickets

The basketball playoffs have arrived in full force. Here’s a look at how the other area boys teams are making out:

Tacony Charter wins first playoff game in first attempt

The Lions punctuated their first varsity season in the Public League with the school's first playoff victory.

Swenson falls in inaugural boys hoops playoff contest

Win or loss, the Swenson boys basketball team approached its first-ever playoff berth with no regrets.