February 10, 2016 |
Trace Kinner (120 pounds) pinned his opponent in 51 seconds on Monday to help third-seeded host Kingsway to a 45-33 victory over No. 6 Lenape in the first round of the South Jersey Group 5 wrestling tournament. South Jersey Group 4. Mark Gross scored a fall in 1:30 and No. 6 Shawnee edged third-seeded host Toms River South, 36-31. South Jersey Group 1. Kody Wood (285) pinned his opponent in 52 seconds and No. 3 Pennsville defeated No. 6 Pitman, 39-20, at home Nicolas Bonowski (152)
February 10, 2016 |
The National Constitution Center is holding four contests - on themes dealing with the nation's founding document - for teachers and students in Philadelphia and the mid-Atlantic region. A total of almost $200,000 will be awarded to the winners of the competitions, which will focus on developing students' knowledge of the Constitution and the nation's framers. The Civic Literary Contest will provide $100,000 to a city public or private school whose teachers create the best multiyear lesson plan using the center's Interactive Constitution tool.
February 8, 2016 |
Pitman wrestler Tyler Baer dominated the Schalick Quad on Saturday, scoring falls in each of his three bouts to help the Panthers win all three of their matches. Baer (152 pounds) pinned his Westampton Tech opponent in 2 minutes, 35 seconds. His pin against Schalick came in just 52 seconds. The senior also wrestled Sterling at 160 pounds and scored his third fall of the day in 2:48. Pitman defeated Westampton Tech, 57-21; beat Sterling, 43-26; and conquered the hosts, 49-15. Boys' Basketball Aziz Parker scored 20 points and hit the go-ahead three-pointer in the second overtime to give Medford Tech a 68-67 victory over William Penn at Bishop Eustace.
February 7, 2016
* SUPER BOWL'S GREATEST COMMERCIALS ALL-STAR COUNTDOWN. 8 p.m. Saturday, CBS3. Why wait for the game if all you care about is the ads? This show promises to recap the Top 10 of the past while previewing some of those airing during Super Bowl 50 . * PUPPY BOWL XII. 3 p.m. Sunday, Animal Planet. KITTEN BOWL III. Noon Sunday, Hallmark. FISH BOWL XXL. 6 p.m. Sunday, NatGeo Wild. We're probably only a year away from Armadillo Bowl. For now, your choices are puppies, kittens and a goldfish with big ideas.
February 4, 2016 |
The all-around play of Lauren Kenny, paired with the sharp shooting of Amanda Chomo led the way for Schalick on Tuesday in a 40-35 win at Penns Grove. Kenny paced the Cougars with 14 points and added 15 rebounds and four blocks. Chomo scored 11 points, making three three-point baskets in the Tri-County Diamond matchup. In other Tri-County Diamond play: Vashti Hannah scored 11 points to pace Cumberland to a 26-21 win at Woodstown. Deptford's Juliette Tobin scored a team-high 22 points in a 49-24 victory over visiting Glassboro.
January 30, 2016 |
A 39-point outburst from Ahmadu Sarnor proved pivotal for Collegium Charter in a 82-75 victory on Thursday over visiting Perkiomen School in a Tri-County League boys' basketball game. Collegium's Gary Grove scored all 18 of his points in the second half. Half of his points came from fourth-quarter free throws. Pioneer. Malik Brown made 11 free throws and scored 33 points as host Pottstown triumphed over Boyertown, 71-67. Bicentennial. Wyatt Harkins scored 34 points for Delco Christian in its 54-52 victory at MaST Charter.
January 29, 2016 |
St. Basil's Natalie Kucowski stood above everyone else on the floor on Wednesday night, as she led the hosts to a 59-32 victory over Villa Maria. The 6-foot-2 junior recorded a triple-double, totaling 12 points, 12 rebounds, and 10 blocks in the Catholic Academies matchup. The victory lifted the Panthers to a 17-2 record. Catholic League. Maura Hendrixson made four three-pointers en route to 15 points for Cardinal O'Hara in a 52-39 victory at Archbishop Ryan. Mackenzie Gardler scored 14 points for the Lions.
January 23, 2016 |
Natalie Kucowski helped visiting St. Basil build up an early lead on Thursday afternoon before topping Villa Joseph Marie, 45-39, in a Catholic Academies girls' basketball game. Kucowski scored 10 of her game-high 19 points in the first half as the Panthers entered halftime with a 10-point lead. Jules Gura aided the effort with seven points. Also in the Catholic Academies: Bern McGeaver scored all 12 of her points in the first half as Merion Mercy dropped host Nazareth Academy, 62-40.