August 29, 2012
Pantsless man breaks into Radnor apartment * Landover Road near Gaynor, Radnor A man who was naked from the waist down broke into a Radnor apartment early Saturday morning and assaulted a female resident inside, according to police. Thinking it was her roommate knocking at 3:25 a.m., the woman answered the door and was "suddenly rushed" by an unknown black man who was wearing only a gray T-shirt and a piece of red clothing on his face, police said. He was not wearing pants, shoes or underwear.
May 4, 2012
Sean Correlli and Brandon Musselman lined key run-scoring singles and Radnor took sole possession of first place in the Central League's small-school-division baseball standings with a 4-2 win over visiting Marple Newtown on Thursday. The Red Raiders (12-3), who opened the season with a 10-0 loss to Marple (13-3), took a 2-0 lead on Correlli's two-run, two-out single in the second inning. Radnor added two runs in the fourth on Musselman's RBI single and a wild pitch. Marple loaded the bases in the seventh with two walks and a hit before pitcher Kevin Connor ended the threat by inducing a groundout.
March 23, 2013 |
Alex Manderack scored three goals, including the winner, as visiting Radnor knocked off Episcopal Academy, 7-6, Friday in a nonleague boys' lacrosse game. The senior midfielder scored twice in the second half, helping the Red Raiders erase a four-goal deficit. Brendan Manderack, Alex's brother, turned away 12 saves for the win. Tyler Chambers scored three goals for Episcopal, and Peter Gayhardt added a pair. In other nonleague action: Dave Deagessian recorded three assists and Tom Higgins scored four goals to help Marple Newtown cruise past host Archbishop Carroll, 9-5. Ian Callahan stopped nine shots to record the win. Shawn Dickey's five goals and hat tricks by Sean Tornetta and Connor Dee carried host Perkiomen Valley over Pennridge, 14-13.
January 31, 2012 |
Olivia Kane hit her first bucket on Tuesday night with 6 seconds left as host Springfield (Delco) rallied past Central League basketball foe Radnor, 41-40. Kane's layup capped a 15-5 quarter for Radnor, as the Red Raiders overcame an 11-point deficit. Alex Poplowski chipped in with nine rebounds and four blocks. Also in the Central League, Erica Brown grabbed 11 rebounds and Melissa Levy had 10 as Marple Newtown downed visiting Penncrest, 52-42. Rylee Power chipped in with four steals.
January 5, 2012 |
A four-year-old Radnor company on Wednesday moved aggressively to capture a bigger share of the lucrative market for sand used in hydraulic fracturing of oil and natural gas wells. Preferred Sands L.L.C. announced it was spending more than $200 million to buy "substantially all the assets" of Winn Bay Sand L.P., including mines in Blair, Wis., and Hanson Lake, Saskatchewan. In a statement, the privately held company founded by Michael G. O'Neill proclaimed itself the largest frack-sand producer in Canada and one of the top three in the United States.
November 5, 2013 |
Qlik Technologies Inc., better known as QlikTech, has been on a roll lately, adding customers worldwide from its Radnor headquarters. QlikTech has also been winning kudos in the tech community for its easy-to-use data analytics software. Even so, Lars Björk, 51, wasn't having his best day recently. QlikTech's chief executive had just returned from a 10-day bicycle trip in Africa with the founder of HopeHIV, a charity that helps African children orphaned by AIDS. The ride was great.
March 25, 2004 |
The Radnor ice hockey team had steamrolled through its first three games in the Flyers Cup Class A tournament by a combined score of 24-3. But early last night in the championship game against Lower Dauphin at the Skatium in Havertown, the Red Raiders received the message that the final would not be as easy as the other games. The Red Raiders swarmed and pressured, and finally outlasted Lower Dauphin in a 4-1 victory. It wasn't easy, but Radnor became the first team to capture three straight Flyers Cup Class A titles.
June 2, 2014 |
Radnor will advance to the state boys' lacrosse semifinals after an impressive offensive showing Saturday. Nine Red Raiders scored in a 14-3 victory over Lewisburg in the PIAA quarterfinals at Cumberland Valley. Drew Ryan netted a hat trick to give Radnor an 11-0 lead entering the second half and finished with two assists. Owen Scheuerle, Mike Thompson, and Jack Wilson each put two in the back of Lewisburg's net. Clayton Proctor added a goal and two assists. Tom Meyers gave Radnor possession of the ball for most of the game, finishing 13 for 15 on faceoffs.
October 10, 1997 |
The Upper Darby football team already had survived the toughest part of its schedule, highlighted by last week's dramatic victory over Ridley. Yesterday's game against Radnor provided a chance to keep the momentum going, and the Royals did that by earning a 35-7 victory over the Red Raiders in a Central League game. The victory helped the Royals improve to 5-1 overall and 4-1 in the league. Radnor fell to 1-6 and 0-5. Upper Darby was led by quarterback Chris McGarry, who threw for 126 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 64 yards on 12 carries.