Northeast Times

 Articles by Melissa Yerkov

Local teams could be major contenders

Although the four local girls squads hailing from the Philadelphia Catholic League and Catholic Academies League have very different strengths and strategies, there seems to be one common theme shared on the hardwood this winter — youth. 

Fly Eagles fly

Just weeks after helping the Eagles claim a Public League title on the football field, Truitt is teaming up with George Washington’s basketball squad.

The most wonderful time of the year

’Tis the season for winter basketball, and with it comes The Northeast Times’ annual basketball preview.

Northeast excellence

Here’s a look at fall-season football and soccer athletes who will be honored at the 27th annual Northeast Sports Awards Banquet.

A tasty triumph

The Vikings capped off a mediocre season with a big win on Thanksgiving, feasting upon Central for their seventh consecutive Turkey Day victory.

Tradition of excellence

Four Catholic League championships. 

Quite a catch

Nazareth Academy senior Melanie Kalesse accepted a full scholarship to attend Siena College next year. She’ll play softball for the D-1 Saints.

Thanksgiving Preview: Vikings vs Lancers

It’s been marinating for the past 115 years. 

The need for speed

“I just love all the accomplishments running has gotten me. It’s just my sport. I feel like it’s a part of me.” — Teresa Ortiz

Father Judge falls short of title crown

Regulation time was not enough for the Catholic League to determine a boys soccer champion on Nov. 2.