Northeast Times

 Articles by Ed Morrone

Hometown heroes

Northeast’s finest will be honored at the 29th annual Northeast Sports Awards Banquet this spring.


Time to get down

Fresh off a show at the TLA, Northeast Philly-based band Foxtrot & The Get Down is on the rise. Vocalist/guitarist Colin Budny and drummer Ryan Fox graduated from Archbishop Ryan in 2010.


No horsing around

Before the 119th installment of the ancient Northeast-Central Thanksgiving football rivalry, senior linebacker Steve Rowe gathered his teammates on the sideline and had a simple message:


Second helpings

Led by a head coach and two players with Northeast ties, Holy Ghost Prep recently won its second straight PIAA Class AA state soccer championship.


Penn Charter uses local ties to score in girls soccer

Darci Borski knows what it’s like to rack up accolades and championships as a high school soccer star. Now, thanks to the experience she gained and is now paying forward as a head coach, so too do a new generation of student-athletes at Penn Charter. 


Thanksgiving football preview: Prep Charter vs. Frankford

WHERE: Frankford High School WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 27, 9:45 a.m. LAST YEAR: First ever meeting on Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving football preview: Judge vs. Lincoln

WHERE: Abraham Lincoln High School WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 27, 10 a.m. LAST YEAR: Judge, 39-0 JUDGE LEADS SERIES: 35-3-1


Thanksgiving football preview: Central vs. Northeast

WHERE: Northeast High School WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 27, 10 a.m. LAST YEAR: Central, 6-3 (OT) NORTHEAST LEADS SERIES: 56-52-10


Ragdolls’ state playoff run ends in quarterfinals

READING — Eleven seconds.


Eagles’ wings clipped in semifinals

In Public League Class AAAA football, it’s safe to say there’s been a changing of the guard.