When he was still a little-known assistant football coach at Northeastern University, Frank McArdle remembers the uneasy nervousness on one of his first recruiting trips to the Philadelphia area.
— It's not easy being an offensive lineman, but Mayfair All-American John Lavelle wouldn't have it any other way.
— New fields across the street from Father Judge High School are nearly complete, and the teams are ready for action.
The game plan for Father Judge High School was to run the ball against Abraham Lincoln in last week’s Thanksgiving Day football matchup.
The Abraham Lincoln Railsplitters and Father Judge Crusaders both had quick postseason exits and are looking for a bit of redemption on Thanksgiving.
After a few hours of watching Matt Smalley and Raul Quinones go to work on the football field, it’s easy to see why the duo are also considered track standouts. Quite simply, they run all over opposing defenses.
Are you ready for some football? Here’s a look at your favorite neighborhood squads in the annual Northeast Times football preview.