Northeast Times

 Articles by John Knebels

Thompkins a natural born leader for Railsplitters

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


Crusaders score fourth consecutive win

If a jogger happened to have passed Upper Darby High School as two football teams exited the field on Saturday afternoon, he or she wouldn’t have been able to determine who had won the game.


Frankford ‘happy getting back to the Pub’

After a rough, uncharacteristic 0-3 start, the Pioneers got back to business in steamrolling Northeast last Friday.

Asked what would be of most importance heading into Friday night’s game at Northeast High School, Frankford senior quarterback Marquise Poston responded with a snappy answer to an arguably stupid question.


Banged up Vikings hoping to bounce back

Despite dealing with a rash of injuries leading to an 0-3 start, Northeast heads into division play with a clean slate.


Bambies run out of magic in title game bout

It was just one of those days when very little went St. Hubert’s way.


Public League champs 0-2 after ugly Pennsbury loss

Sometimes it’s difficult to find a silver lining in defeat.


Back on track

Judge rebounds from Week 1 loss by blanking Council Rock South to give head coach Mike McKay his first victory.


Nazareth claims PIAA District 1 Class AAA crown

Pandas young and old banded together to deliver Nazareth Academy its first district softball title since 2010.


Bambies run out of magic in title game bout

It was just one of those days when very little went St. Hubert’s way. 


Broken record: DiGiorgio departs on top

The game had not even begun, but the buzz was already present.