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Kidder makes quick impression at college

Most athletes have to pick a sport when they go to college. Andrew Kidder added one. Kidder, a senior at Northeast High School, was visiting Lancaster Bible College when he started talking to the baseball coach....

Dynamic duo

Erin Fitzpatrick went wire to wire. Bridgette Devlin had to make up some ground. Both should be extremely proud. Fitzpatrick and Devlin have been friends for as long as they can remember. Both grew up in Rhawnhurst,...

Hank DeVincent recalled as great doctor, better person

When Mike Lake was hired as the coach of La Salle University’s baseball team, he got some advice. He was told to become close with Hank DeVincent. It was probably the best tip he ever...

Castro speaking Frankford’s language

It didn’t take long for George Castro to realize he wanted to be a Pioneer. In fact, it was right after he arrived from the Dominican Republic. Two years ago, Castro had just finished his sophomore...

Eagles’ Jason Kelce talks about the special challenges the 2020 season will present

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken over every aspect of human life. While first responders, nurses, retail workers and the medical community in general will and should be first and foremost in our memory of...

Local student-athlete college bound

Maria Storck, a St. Basil Academy senior who lives in Fox Chase, has signed to play soccer at Goldey-Beacom College, in Delaware. Storck played soccer, basketball and softball at St. Basil. ••

Hubert’s senior leaves with trophy collection

Amber Dalton didn’t want to pick between softball and cheerleading. The St. Hubert High School senior grew up making both her parents happy. Her mom loved cheerleading and her dad enjoyed softball. Both parents passed...

Santos paving the way on and off the field at Frankford

Christian Santos remembers how much he wanted to make the team. And he remembered the pressure involved to get a shot at being on the squad. Santos, a senior at Frankford High School, has been a...

Nazareth’s Kane answers Temple’s call

Brooke Kane didn’t get everything she wanted this spring. But she got the most important thing. Kane is a senior at Nazareth Academy High School, and she came into the final season of her athletic career...

Warriors in battle and on the ice

By Mark Zimmaro Few people could possibly understand what Devon Richio has been through. A young U.S. Marine had returned home with more than he bargained for after tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. As part of a...
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