Northeast Times

 Articles by John Knebels

Thanksgiving football preview: Fels vs. Frankford

If the game had been scheduled a week earlier, all bets were off as to whether or not Frankford’s football players would be motivated enough to put forth a 48-minute effort.


Rhawnhurst’s Moffett a ‘fearless’ leader for SJ Prep

He is not a particularly imposing physical figure, and he doesn’t have remarkable speed.


Washington comes up short again in rout

As he knelt down with his teammates listening to his head coach’s fleeting words of encouragement, George Washington High School senior Shane McFadden struggled to maintain his emotions.


Frankford ready for clash with St. Joe’s Prep

Frankford High School’s football players fully understand the opportunity that awaits them.


Washington rides Schlegel’s foot into title game

To say that Chris Schlegel is a perfectionist might be putting it mildly.



Young Vikings topple Lincoln in playoff win

If there was an exorbitant amount of requests for pain relief medicine at local pharmacies this past weekend, it might have had something to do with Friday night’s high school playoff football game between Lincoln and Northeast at Charles Martin Memorial Stadium.


Backup QB Kovacs shines in Judge loss

Call it constructive competition. Call it unconditional support.


Panther Pride

Regardless of the sport, many athletes ask about their statistics after a game.


Thompkins a natural born leader for Railsplitters

In the back row of an exhausted and exhilarated group of football players was Devon Thompkins.