April 22, 2011 |
Freshman Taylor Lichtenhahn pitched her second one-hit shutout in two days and her Nazareth Academy teammates combined an extra-base hit and a couple of errors for all of their runs in a 3-0 victory Thursday over visiting Radnor in a nonleague softball game. In improving to 5-0 and recording the Pandas' 10th win in 11 games this season, Lichtenhahn retired the first 13 batters she faced before Britney Mallory got the lone hit off her. On Wednesday, Lichtenhahn had one-hit Villa Joseph Marie, 18-0, in an Athletic Association of Catholic Academies matchup.
August 28, 1988 |
Jane M. Martin, 60, died Aug. 20 in her Radnor home. She had been ill with colon cancer. Mrs. Martin was born in Philadelphia but was raised in Mount Lebanon, a suburb of Pittsburgh. She graduated from Mount Lebanon High School in 1945. She was a chemistry major at Pennsylvania State University and, upon graduation in 1949, went to work as a laboratory technician at Bryn Mawr Hospital. She worked at the hospital until 1951, when she married Alvin L. Martin, a fellow student at Penn State.
December 23, 2012 |
St. Joseph's Prep, featuring three individual champions, won the 10-team Radnor Holiday Wrestling Tournament on Saturday. Sean Lyons, Tom Johnson, and Paul Johnson earned individual titles at 106 pounds, 182 pounds, and 285 pounds, respectively. St. Joe's Prep, which finished with 200 team points, edged Radnor's 198.5 points. Radnor featured two champions, Matt Pelton and Tom Meyers. Pelton won at 145 pounds, and Meyers earned the title at 152 pounds. Lower Merion finished third in the tournament with 194 points.
September 28, 2011 |
Radnor received goals from Taylor Quinn and Lindsay Price, waited out a thunderstorm, and then weathered some pressure in the second half Wednesday to score a 2-0 win over host Conestoga that tightened the Central League girls' soccer race. By beating the Pioneers, Radnor improved its league record to 5-1. It was the first league defeat for the Pioneers in six games. Garnet Valley (5-1) also has only one league loss. Unbeaten Strath Haven, ranked No. 1 in Southeastern Pennsylvania by The Inquirer, remains on top with a 5-0 league mark.
May 29, 2010 |
Annie Woehling knows the signs. They come in distorted purplish welts and bruises on her arms and legs - her personal badges of honor. They tell the Radnor junior goalkeeper she's doing a good job of keeping the enemy away, sacrificing herself for the good of her team and enabling Radnor to keep winning. Woehling buried her bruised legs in ice Thursday night after making 10 saves in the rain-suspended first half of the girls' PIAA District 1 lacrosse championship against Springfield.
June 19, 2012 |
Penn Virginia Resource Partners L.P., of Radnor, said Monday it is selling a natural gas pipeline and processing system in east Texas for $63 million to redeploy the capital to "higher-return organic growth projects" elsewhere, including the Marcellus Shale region. PVR said it is selling its Crossroads natural gas gathering system in Harrison County, Texas, to DCP Midstream Partners L.P. The system includes pipelines and an 80 million cubic-feet-per-day processing plant, which recovers valuable gas liquids.
July 25, 2011 |
A 12-year-old boy nearly drowned in a Radnor creek Monday night during a torrential storm that flooded many areas and led to water rescues of car drivers in other suburban communities, polcie said. The boy was with two friends when he somehow got swept into the creek near the 200 block of Pembroke Avenue shortly after 8 p.m., said Radnor Township Police Superintendent William Colarulo. He was found downstream and taken by ambulance to Bryn Mawr Hospital, where he was reported in critical but stable condition.
January 29, 2013 |
Lindsay Price came out sizzling and kept it going en route to a career-high 20 points as host Radnor beat Marple Newtown, 58-46, in a Central League girls' basketball game Monday. Price, a senior forward, scored 14 points in the first half as Radnor built a 27-21 lead. She also had eight rebounds. Myonie Williamson added 15 points. Public League. Simon Gratz kept up its strong play of late with a 54-40 win at Martin Luther King. The Bulldogs have won four straight games by double digits.
February 23, 2013 |
It was an upset according to the seedings, but there was no doubt who the better team was in the Radnor gym Friday night. Behind a total team effort, 10th-seeded Merion Mercy easily knocked off second-seeded Radnor, 50-30, in the quarterfinals of the PIAA District 1 Class AAA girls' basketball tournament. "The rankings are what they are in terms of records," Merion coach Rob Baxter said. "I think they could have been flipped, but we are where we're supposed to be. " Merion (16-10)
August 3, 2012 |
Kenneth C. Fordham Sr., 83, a Radnor dentist from 1954 to 2004, died of complications from dementia on Tuesday, July 17, at Avow Hospice in Naples, Fla. He had moved from Strafford to Florida in 2006. Born in Regensburg, Germany, Dr. Fordham graduated from Vineland (N.J.) High School in 1946, earned a bachelor's in biology at Ursinus College in 1949, and graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1953. He served in the Army Dental Corps in West Germany in 1953-54.