October 11, 2014 |
Here's a closer look at seven football games on Friday night, with predictions. All the games will start at 7 o'clock, except Camden Catholic at Camden, which will kick off at 6. No. 18 Camden Catholic (4-0) at No. 6 Camden (4-0). The visiting Irish are averaging 46.7 points. The Panthers are averaging 46.2. Camden Catholic has not played a team with a win. But the Irish have dominated opponents, outscoring them by a combined 189-9. Junior Tyree Rodgers has 10 touchdown passes.
October 11, 2014 |
With just 55 seconds left in regulation, junior Staci Bell sealed the deal. Bell scored the winning goal for the Timber Creek girls' soccer team, as the Chargers walked off the field with a 1-0 win at Cherry Hill East in an Olympic Conference matchup on Thursday afternoon. Elsewhere in the conference, Emily Gray scored two goals to give Washington Township, ranked No. 4 in South Jersey by The Inquirer, a 4-0 win over visiting Bishop Eustace. Colonial Conference. Karen Knoblock and Gabby Sileo scored in West Deptford's 2-0 win at Haddon Township, despite 15 saves by Hawks goalie Sarah Getzinger.
October 4, 2014 |
Nick Thevanayagam threw 11 times Thursday night, but it was his legs that ultimately saved Cinnaminson. Thevanayagam ran in four touchdowns, including what proved to be the winner on a 1-yard plunge in the fourth quarter, to lead the host Pirates to a 25-22 nonleague victory over Hamilton. Thevanayagam rushed 13 times for 51 yards and threw for 68 yards on 7-for-11 passing. Aaron Elly paced the Pirates, who are ranked No. 18 in South Jersey by The Inquirer, with 137 yards on 20 carries.
September 21, 2014 |
Khalil Trotman was mad at himself. He wasn't the only one. "I chewed him out pretty good," Timber Creek coach Rob Hinson said of his senior quarterback, who threw two first-half interceptions. Trotman passed for 140 yards and a touchdown and ran for 78 yards and the winning TD Friday night as Timber Creek beat Cherokee, 22-14, in a WJFL clash of power programs. The 6-foot-1, 180-pound Trotman busted through three tackles on his way to a 12-yard scoring run that broke a 14-14 tie with 6 minutes, 57 seconds to play in front of a large crowd on a cool night at Cherokee's field.
September 15, 2014
Saturday's Scoreboard included the incorrect final for Friday night's Timber Creek-Pennsauken football game. Timber Creek won, 32-7.
September 1, 2014 |
Five years ago, Rob Hinson and some of his Timber Creek football coaching assistants were running a clinic with the Winslow Maulers youth program. "There was this little seventh grader, running around with a headband, and everybody was saying, 'That's your next quarterback,' " Hinson recalled. Khalil Trotman was the seventh grader and, as it turns out, he was Timber Creek's quarterback of the future. It just took him a long time to arrive. Trotman said he moved from the Sicklerville area to Burlington Township with his mother as an eighth grader.
August 7, 2014 |
When Kareem Ali showed up at 10th and Diamond Streets for Matt Rhule's football camp on July 19, the player who had committed to Maryland figured he was "just going for a workout. " But that changed after Ali, ranked as the No. 28 defensive back in the Class of 2015 by Rivals.com, arrived at the Owls facility. The Timber Creek cornerback began that Saturday morning by asking his father, former Owls defensive back Kareem Sr., some questions that caused his eyebrows to arch. "He said, 'Dad would you be mad if I decommitted?