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    The Wright way

    — The Wright Family has had quite an impact on George Washington High School's athletics. Brothers Jon and Zach played baseball and lacrosse; now, they support the younger Jake and Luke in their baseball endeavors.


    Fly like an Eagle

    — Doubters said Aaron Wilmer could no longer play quarterback after a storied career at George Washington. They were wrong.


    Raider revival

    After winning just three football games over the past three seasons, Archbishop Ryan dominated Public League champs George Washington on Thanksgiving Day.


    Eagles fall short of city title

    “It’s always an exciting opportunity for us to play a great opponent like La Salle, and there’s no shame in losing to such a quality team. That said, it is hard for us to stack up against them.” — Washington coach Ron Cohen


    Thanksgiving Preview: Raiders vs Eagles

    For years, Archbishop Ryan’s football team has been near the bottom of the Catholic League standings. The Raiders haven’t finished with a winning record since 1998.


    Running down a dream

    For 24 minutes on Saturday night at Northeast High School, all seemed to be lost for the George Washington football team. 


    Magic Moment

    In a game marred by imperfection, all Tim DiGiorgio had to do was be perfect to ensure Frankford High School’s biggest regular-season football victory in years.


    Sweet beginnings

    Despite losing a number of key players to graduation, the George Washington football team is off to a stellar start this season.


    ’Tis the season

    Are you ready for some football? Here’s a look at your favorite neighborhood squads in the annual Northeast Times football preview.