April 7, 2016 |
Girls' lacrosse standout Caroline Allen found the back of the net twice in host Notre Dame's 11-9 victory over Germantown Academy on Tuesday and reached a personal milestone in the process. Allen's two goals made the difference in the Inter-Ac win and also gave her 100 career goals. She also added an assist. Kelly Coyle led the Irish with four goals and Mackenzie Irvine scored three. In other Inter-Ac action: Hannah Fox scored four goals and visiting Penn Charter defeated Springside Chestnut Hill, 12-8.
January 30, 2016
Boys' Basketball BICENTENNIAL LEAGUE Calvary Christian 55, Jenkintown 40 Phil-Mont Christian 56, Faith Christian 52 (OT) Lower Moreland 60, Holy Ghost Prep 52 New Hope-Solebury 45, Valley Forge Military Academy 38 Devon Prep 53, MaST Charter 48 CATHOLIC LEAGUE Lansdale Catholic 51, Bonner-Prendergast 50 Neumann-Goretti 86, West Catholic 42 Archbishop Carroll 49, Conwell-Egan 44 Archbishop Wood 73, La Salle 63 ...
October 25, 2015 |
Jenkintown's Frank Sobolewski sealed a 14-7 Bicentennial League win at Calvary Christian Friday afternoon with an interception at his team's 17-yard line with two minutes remaining in regulation. In the third, Andres Madden connected with Justin Nusbaum on a 40-yard pass for the go-ahead score. The senior quarterback completed 6 of 12 passes for 172 yards and two touchdowns. Nusbaum also had two interceptions. BICENTENNIAL LEAGUE Lower Moreland 20, Valley Forge Military Academy 14: Trailing 14-0 in the second quarter, Mike Parisse threw a pair of touchdowns to tie it for visiting Lower Moreland.
May 3, 2015 |
Brian Close's game-winning run Friday might go down as a walk-off, but run might have been more fitting. Abington's Close led off the eighth with a single, moved to second on a sacrifice and third on a wild pitch, then beat a throw home on Nick Torba's squeeze to clinch a 3-2 win over Council Rock North in a Suburban One National matchup. Cole Henrie took a no decision in his first career start despite a strong outing. He gave up two runs on two hits and a walk. CHES-MONT AMERICAN Oxford 4, Unionville 3: Hunter Hall and Andrew Culp delivered back-to-back singles in the bottom of the seventh to tie the game and then win it for host Oxford.
April 27, 2015 |
Grady Paine's triple in the bottom of the sixth inning proved to be huge Saturday. His extra-base hit drove in the go-ahead run, and Hill School defeated visiting Lawrenceville, 4-2, in a nonleague baseball game. Jack Hogan, who started on the mound for the Blues, kept Lawrenceville hitless through the first five innings and struck out eight. In other nonleague action: James McConnon knocked in two runs to help Haverford School defeat visiting Marple Newtown, 5-4. Kevin McGowan had three hits.
April 24, 2015 |
Ethan Pritchett struck out eight in a six-inning no-hitter Wednesday as Neumann-Goretti blanked visiting Conwell-Egan, 10-0, in a Catholic League baseball game. Matt McKeown went 3 for 4 with three RBIs and collected his 100th hit. Lou Testa went 2 for 2 with a home run and two RBIs. Public A. Steve Callahan struck out 11 in a five-hitter as visiting Franklin Towne Charter downed GAMP, 4-0. Jack Cohen-Mungan went 2 for 2 with two RBIs to lead Central to a 6-3 victory at Esperanza.
April 22, 2015 |
John Carpenter Bowen Sr., 87, of Huntingdon Valley, a retired chemical engineer, died Tuesday, April 14, in the medical center at Rydal Park, a senior community, of complications from an earlier surgery. Born in Bristol, he was the son of Charles and Beatrice Bowen. The family moved to Moorestown, where Mr. Bowen became active in the Boy Scouts. He achieved the rank of Life Scout and was elected to the Order of the Arrow Brotherhood by members of his troop, his family said in a statement.
April 19, 2015 |
Andrew Brady didn't have to do much to get Avon Grove a win Friday afternoon. Really, all he had to do was watch. Brady worked a bases-loaded, walk-off walk to help Avon Grove earn a 3-2 nonleague baseball win over visiting Octorara. After Dan Hazewski struck out the final two batters of the top of the seventh to strand two runners, Luke Ferkler led off the bottom half of the frame with a base hit. Ferkler made it to third after a walk, a sacrifice, and an intentional walk before he scored on Brady's free pass.
March 19, 2015 |
The ending the first time Archbishop Carroll played Neumann-Goretti this season was so dramatic it demanded a sequel. Part 2 comes to Hershey on Friday night. Derrick Jones (22 points, 16 rebounds) helped get Carroll there Tuesday with a 59-32 win over Erie Cathedral Prep in a PIAA Class AAA semifinal at Bald Eagle Area. The Patriots will face Neumann-Goretti, which beat them on a last-second three-pointer in the regular season, in the final Friday at 8 p.m. at the Giant Center.