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Public League, PCL teams have high hopes

It’s hard when you play in two of the toughest leagues out there, but the Northeast Philadelphia boys basketball teams that compete in the Public and Catholic leagues do pretty well for themselves. Last year,...

Spadaro: After injury, problems pop up with Carson daily

As Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz returns to the scene of The Injury on Sunday against the Los Angeles Rams, it’s worth evaluating where he is One Year Later. The numbers – 21 touchdown passes...

Spinelli earns top honors in Catholic Academies

Belle Spinelli is a much better soccer player than she is analyst. At least when it comes to judging her play. Spinelli is a senior at Nazareth Academy High School and during the fall, she wasn’t...

Lombardi, Prep bring home state championship

At no time did Matt Lombardi have any doubts. The junior tackle on the St. Joe’s Prep High School football team knew from when last year ended in disappointing fashion that his team was the...

Ertz a shining light amid inconsistent season

Tight end Zach Ertz is having a record-setting season despite Eagles’ shortcomings on the field. In the muddle that has been this 2018 Philadelphia Eagles regular season, the one shining, consistent light has been that...

Column: Players, not coaches, dictate success of programs

It might be time to change that job posting. According to a post on aopathletics.org, Father Judge High School is looking for a football coach. If the school hopes to compete, a good football coach...

McKay dismissed at Father Judge

Father Judge will have a new football coach next year. According to a post on the Archdiocese of Philadelphia Athletics website, the school is in search of a football coach. The coach will replace Mike McKay,...

St. Hubert partnering with city for new sports fields at Russo Park

St. Hubert High School is looking forward to the fall of 2021, when across-the-street neighbor Russo Park will see a major overhaul. Back on Nov. 8, the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announced...

Eagles pick up key victory over Redskins

The Eagles have been searching for the reasons that can explain their shaky season as defending Super Bowl champions. After Monday night’s 28-13 win over the sagging Washington Redskins, the reasons are becoming clearer. It’s...

Cerruti loves being center of attention

Anthony Cerruti had to wait to get on the football field. Cerruti, a senior at St. Joe’s Prep, grew up in St. Jerome’s Parish, and when he was in grade school, he was always bigger...
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