November 20, 2011
Jonas Gustavsson made a career-high 40 saves, and Joffrey Lupul had a goal and three assists in the host Toronto Maple Leafs ' 7-1 victory over the reeling Washington Capitals on Saturday night. Phil Kessel added a goal and an assist. He leads the NHL with 14 goals and 27 points. Bruins rout Islanders Chris Kelly scored two goals, and Tim Thomas turned away 22 shots to lead the Boston Bruins to their eighth straight win, 6-0 over the host New York Islanders . Patrice Bergeron, Nathan Horton, Andrew Ference, and Zdeno Chara also scored for Boston (11-7)
October 2, 2014 |
By the time Williamstown walked off the field after the first half Tuesday afternoon, the Braves had a win practically sealed. Ranked No. 4 in South Jersey by The Inquirer, the visiting Braves netted three first-half goals in a 4-1 victory at Triton in a Tri-County Royal girls' soccer game. Madelyn Buchanan finished with two goals. Ashley Engler and Allie Schneeman scored one apiece. Mary Kate Ulmer recorded a pair of assists. Taylor Bynoe made four saves. Elsewhere in Tri-County Royal action: Renae Moken led visiting Highland with two goals in a 4-2 win over Kingsway.
April 26, 2014 |
Anthony DeVito pitched a four-hitter Thursday, striking out 16 and walking none, to help Central shut out visiting GAMP, 7-0, in a Public League Division A baseball game. Danny Holdsman led the Lancers at the plate by going 2 for 3, including a double, and knocking in two runs. Suburban One American. Kevin Graham hit a two-run homer in a 3-for-4 performance and scored three times in host Cheltenham's 11-1 romp over Springfield (Montco). Catholic Red. Jim Herron knocked in four runs - three with a bases-loaded double to open the scoring in the third inning - and La Salle, The Inquirer's top-ranked team in Southeastern Pennsylvania, won at Cardinal O'Hara, 7-3. Brad Snyder's RBI single broke a 3-3 tie in the seventh inning.
September 7, 2014
SOCCER CATHOLIC LEAGUE Archbishop Ryan 2, Archbishop Wood 0: Behind strong defense from Kaitlyn McFadden and goals from Jules Blank and Casey Rodgers, the visiting Ragdolls' Jazmin Gonzalez recorded her second straight shutout. Archbishop Carroll 2, Cardinal O'Hara 0: Melissa Stahl netted a pair of goals for the visiting Patriots. Juliet Rossetti and Claire Boylan each had an assist. Little Flower 6, Neumann-Goretti 0: Taylor Schuler and Julie Fox each scored twice in the Sentinels' win at home.
January 29, 2013 |
Steve Smith sank a school-record seven three-pointers to lead La Salle to a 69-40 win at Cardinal O'Hara in a Catholic League boys' basketball game Monday. Smith, a 6-foot-8 forward committed to Fairfield, scored 10 of his 25 points in the first quarter. Amar Stukes added 15 for the Explorers. Greg Galeone made a key three-pointer to give Archbishop Ryan a lead late in regulation, and the Raiders beat host Father Judge, 65-61, in overtime. Galeone, who scored 15 points, and Brendan Horan, who had 13, each scored four points in overtime.
October 3, 2012 |
With two second-half goals, Episcopal Academy surged past host Springside Chestnut Hill, 2-0, on Tuesday afternoon in an Inter-Ac League boys' soccer game. Cole Grims, a junior, scored for the second straight game, and Tyler Haab added a goal. Wills Singley needed four saves for his second straight shutout. Central. Eli Cohen scored twice and Matt Lindheim added a goal and two assists as host Lower Merion downed Marple Newtown, 4-1. Danny Gonzalez lifted a free kick over the wall of defenders and into the net to help Conestoga to a 2-0 win over visiting Strath Haven.
May 11, 2013 |
Before the season, Nazareth Academy's softball players told coach Bob Keating that they wanted a certain message on the back of their navy blue practice T-shirts. "Tradition never graduates," they said. Keating made it happen, in yellow print, to match the school colors. Thursday afternoon, the Pandas defined that message as they clinched their seventh straight Catholic Academies crown with an 11-1 win at Merion Mercy. Junior righthander Taylor Lichtenhahn battled a wet pitching circle to strike out four in five innings for the win. Brittany Colombo, a junior third baseman, had a homer and five RBIs.
January 26, 2012 |
"IT'S ALMOST SURREAL to me that he is part of our stupid wing-eating contest," said Sportsradio 94 WIP's Angelo Cataldi about Japanese eating machine Takeru Kobayashi 's participation in Wing Bowl XX on Feb. 3 at Wells Fargo Center. Kobayashi, a longtime champion of the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest, had been Cataldi's white whale. "For the last 10 years I've wanted Kobayashi in the event," Cataldi said yesterday. Cataldi saw Kobayashi inhale Twinkies on the " Wendy Williams Show" but does question his endurance.
March 12, 2002
A headline on an editorial Thursday gave the incorrect year for the Democratic National Convention Philadelphia may try to host. The correct year is 2004.
June 23, 1998 |
Sugar Ray Leonard was in Philadelphia to host the 2d Inner City Golf Classic yesterday.