October 30, 2013 |
Following a scoreless first half, Winslow Township looked to Owen Iaquinto for an offensive spark. The senior did not disappoint. Iaquinto factored in both goals as the Eagles turned back visiting Paul VI, 2-1, in an Olympic Conference boys' soccer match on Monday afternoon. Iaquinto beat a few defenders on a long run downfield before he found the top of the net with the winning strike. He also assisted on a David Hernandez goal earlier in the half. Joe Purvis made 12 saves to earn the win. In other league action: Joe Casaletto scored twice as host Washington Township won, 2-0, over Cherokee.
October 26, 2013 |
Middle Township's Tanner Kerr, one of South Jersey's best goalkeepers, showed his scoring knack Thursday afternoon as the Panthers raced past Lower Cape May, 5-0, to clinch their second straight Cape-Atlantic League National Conference boys' soccer title. Kerr notched his school-record 13th shutout of the season and scored on his own second-half punt, which bounced outside the opposing 18-yard line and over the head of the Tigers goalie. Zach Buchanan, Corey Daniels, Steven Hand, and Matt Waldron had goals in the first half as Middle scored four times in the first 11 minutes.
October 23, 2013 |
For the second time in three days, Middle Township's boys' soccer team failed to score a goal in regulation. This time, though, it cost the Panthers their first loss of the season. Buena's Max Shevchenko buried a rebound in the 77th minute to lift the host Chiefs to a 1-0 win over Middle Township on Monday afternoon in a Cape-Atlantic League game. The goal came after Tanner Kerr saved a free kick attempt. Kerr finished with 11 saves and Buena keeper Jake Bleyhl stopped 18 to earn the shutout.
October 6, 2013
SOCCER INTER-AC LEAGUE Agnes Irwin 2, Episcopal Academy 1: Freshman Annie McConnon fired the game-winner off an assist from Hannah Keating with eight minutes to go. Autumn Wedderburn made nine saves in her season debut for host Agnes Irwin. Notre Dame 4, Baldwin 1: Sophomores Julia Dambly and Phoebe McClernon each provided a pair of goals for host Notre Dame. PIONEER ATHLETIC LEAGUE Methacton 1, Perkiomen Valley 0: Freshman Angela Ramsden headed in a cross from senior Kelly Glatthorn in the 62d minute to win it for the host Warriors.
October 5, 2013 |
Jennifer Harchut scored once in the first half before adding two goals in the second half as Upper Dublin rallied past host Norristown, 4-2, Thursday in a Suburban One American field hockey game. Alycia Hildebrand assisted on one of Harchut's goals and also scored once in the first half. Also in the Suburban One, junior Allison Spinelli scored once and assisted on a goal as Plymouth Whitemarsh blanked host Cheltenham, 4-0. Tori Byrne posted the four-save shutout. Central. Dana Davis scored twice and Garnet Valley nipped host Marple Newtown, 2-1. Lane Adams scored on two strokes as Conestoga dropped host Haverford High, 5-2. Ches-Mont.
October 3, 2013 |
The Central Bucks South boys' soccer team is no stranger to overtime. After 80 minutes on Tuesday afternoon with no goals scored, the Titans found themselves in the third overtime contest in their last five games. Evan Becker's 89th-minute strike ensured that Central Bucks South remained undefeated in those games, as the host Titans moved past Pennridge, 1-0, in a Suburban One League matchup. C.B. South previously defeated Central Bucks West and Souderton in overtime. Becker's winner was set up by a cross from Dean Helwig.
September 29, 2013
BOYS SOCCER CATHOLIC LEAGUE Archbishop Wood 1, Bishop McDevitt 0: Jake McMonagle headed in a second-half corner kick to win it for the visiting Vikings. Father Judge 3, St. Joseph's Prep 0: Danny Sulpizio made four saves for his sixth shutout of the season and the host Crusaders cruised in a battle of league unbeatens. FRIENDS SCHOOLS LEAGUE Friends' Central 3, Academy of New Church 0: Nick Harris had two goals to help hand host ANC its first loss of the season. Shipley 3, Moorestown Friends 0: Ben Tirjan made four saves to record his fourth shutout in as many games for the visiting Gators.
September 23, 2013 |
PHILADELPHIA E. Steven Collins was a giant of Philadelphia media, a beloved radio host and community activist who was often described as the city's unofficial mayor. So it was fitting that politicians, executives, and hundreds of well-wishers packed Sharon Baptist Church in West Philadelphia on Saturday to remember Collins, who died of a heart attack at age 58 on Sept. 9. At an emotional memorial service, the list of guest speakers resembled a who's who of regional power players, from Mayor Nutter to U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah and State Sens.
September 21, 2013 |
For most of the afternoon Thursday, the Woodstown girls' soccer team enjoyed a healthy advantage in shots. Darien Hoguet made sure that effort didn't go to waste. Hoguet punched one in midway through the second half and host Woodstown beat Schalick, 1-0, in a Tri-County Conference game. Tori Klose had the assist. Fallon Secaur recorded her third shutout of the season. Elsewhere in the Tri-County: Tatiana Helwig and Lindsey Thomas scored second-half goals to give Kingsway a 2-1 victory at Clearview.