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MaST Charter first-grade teacher ready to cheer

Lucia Petrongolo is very passionate about dancing. She’s just as passionate about teaching children. So it’s not a surprise that Petrongolo has been able to combine those passions to teach dance. Petrongolo is a first-grade teacher at...

Put Brind’Amour in the Hall of Fame

Some guys need to put a little extra work in to make a stronger case to be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. Rod Brind’Amour has never been a guy to stray from a...

Juhas giving up Northeast baseball to focus on family

Tom Juhas was born to be a coach. He just didn’t know it. Juhas, who is stepping down as Northeast High School baseball coach at the end of the school year, has been coaching ever since...

Hubert’s future bright with Long in circle

Riley Long hasn’t had an easy start to her softball career, but she’s certainly made the most out of all of her opportunities. Long is a junior on the St. Hubert High School softball team,...

NHL regular season matters little

It’s been a concern before, but if there’s one thing the 2020-21 National Hockey League season has taught us, it’s that the regular season really doesn’t matter much. Here we are with four teams left...

Somerton’s Stengel graduates from Navy

Kurt Stengel was never afraid of hard work. It’s how he got the opportunity to push himself even harder. Stengel is a 2016 graduate of Archbishop Wood High School, and during his time with the Vikings,...

Mehaffey sets table for memorable year

Reilly Mehaffey knew her role well. She did that, then went above and beyond. Mehaffey is a senior on the Archbishop Ryan High School softball team, and as the leadoff hitter, her main job at the...

Kevin McGovern acquired by St. Louis Cardinals organization

This one came out of left field. Literally. Prior to their game Wednesday night, the Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks gathered in left field. One of the players, Kevin McGovern, thought it was a quick meeting for their game. It...

Flyers could use some luck

Can 13 be the lucky number? For the first time in their history, barring any trades, the Philadelphia Flyers will select 13th in the National Hockey League’s Entry Draft, which is set to take place...

Best of the class: Sports award winners named

What a year! In a year that included mixed-up seasons, limited spectators and plenty of cancellations, the 2020-2021 school year turned out to be a pretty good one for athletes in Northeast Philadelphia. We had teams...
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