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Carmichael overjoyed at Hall of Fame nod

The tears have dried. Harold Carmichael has had so many of them since he found out that he would be heading to the Pro Football Hall of Fame as part of the special Centennial...

Sixers coach and players think they are putting it together for a run

The Philadelphia 76ers went into the all-star break with a 34-21 record and 27 games left on the schedule. Coach Brett Brown will try to coach enough wins from his talented, but underachieving team to...

Snead, Raiders make noise at Palestra

Jalen Snead wanted to get on the floor. So he knew he had to do whatever it took to get there. Snead is a sophomore off-guard on the Archbishop Ryan High School basketball team, and when...

Oldtimers honor 3 at Randi’s

The Oldtimers Bats and Balls Association last week honored three people with the Bill “Pickles” Kennedy Award. The group held its quarterly meeting on Feb. 12 at Randi’s Restaurant & Bar, 1619 Grant Ave. in...

Vargas, Ragdolls give all for championship

Sarah Vargas gave it everything she had. The senior on the Archbishop Ryan High School swimming team pushed herself as hard as she could have in the pool. And did the same thing when she...

In Doug We Trust: Pederson a steady hand for Eagles

If Eagles head coach Doug Pederson hasn’t done enough in four seasons to earn the trust of the fans, and the benefit of any doubts, then someone needs to launch an investigation. In those...

Eagles hope changes keep players healthy

For the last three seasons, the Eagles have suffered an inordinate number of injuries to virtually every position on the field. In 2017, it was quarterback Carson Wentz, Pro Bowl tackle Jason Peters, defensive back...

Bambies represent school well in Disney

For some, a trip to Disney is a dream vacation. For the Bambies, it’s all business. The St. Hubert High School cheerleading team sent three squads to the UCA National High School Cheerleading Championships, held Feb....

Vazquez sets table for trip to Palestra

On some teams, Dom Vazquez could be a top scorer. On his team, he’s a floor general. That suits him just fine. Vazquez is a junior guard on the Archbishop Ryan High School basketball team, and the...

Buga has the right time for Vikings

Constantine Buga knew he had to act fast. The Northeast High School sophomore was swimming in the 500-yard freestyle event during the Public League championship last week, but he was also swimming in the 200-yard...
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