Before the Philadelphia Eagles hit the gridiron, the Frankford Yellow Jackets represented the City of Brotherly Love. In 1926, they won the NFL championship.
Sixteen individuals, one team and one venue on Nov. 13 were inducted into the 11th class of the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the Sheraton Society Hill.
The Oldtimers Bats and Balls Association last week honored four people with the William “Pickles” Kennedy Award.
In Public League Class AAAA football, it’s safe to say there’s been a changing of the guard.
George Washington scored the second chance it was hoping for. A titanic rematch with undefeated Ben Franklin is looming.
This weekend, while Philadelphia Catholic League football all get a bye before the postseason begins, their Public League counterparts will hit the gridiron on Friday and Saturday. Here’s a closer look at the quarterfinals matchups for our area teams:
When the Northeast soccer team trudged off the field following last year’s disappointing loss to Central in the Public League championship game, Abraham Kamara was a few miles away, helping Father Judge win the Catholic League title.
Keith Kerrin leapt excitedly so high into the air that it’s a surprise his shoes didn’t fall off.
For Ron Cohen and George Hubbard, Friday night’s football result made for the happiest of birthdays.