— In one year’s time, Samuel Fels’ Danil Mateo has gone from bench player to one of the city’s leading scorers.
— In almost a decade at Franklin Towne Charter, Brianna O’Donnell has brought with her a winner’s mentality.
— Kendale Truitt is finally realizing what it takes to be a leader for the G.W. hoops team and younger brother, Devante.
— Wanting to erase painful memories of last year’s title game, Frankford’s defense made a statement.
Four area scholastic championship soccer games are on tap later this week.
— The George Washington Eagles vs. the Frankford Pioneers: A gridiron contest that withstands the test of time.
“There's always butterflies. It's an exciting time. I guess the day you don't get excited, it's telling you something.” — Washington head coach Ron Cohen on his nerves before season-opening games.
— In football's opening weekend in the Northeast, Frankford stood firm in a statement win on the road.