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Wild career comes to close at Roman Catholic

Had he played somewhere else, Louie Wild’s numbers would look a lot different. Had he not played on the Roman Catholic High School basketball team, Wild probably would have taken a lot more shots. He...

Fore a great cause

It’s a win-win situation. Imagine telling your spouse that you’re taking a day off from work and heading out to the golf course. Imagine telling them you’re going to play 18 holes at a private...

Raiders proud of strong season

It wasn’t a storybook season. But it was certainly one to remember. The Archbishop Ryan High School boys basketball team wasn’t perfect. The Raiders faced their share of adversity. They saw teammates get hurt and others walk...

Kaminski leaves lasting legacy at Jefferson

In 30 years as head coach, Tom Shirley has seen a lot of women’s basketball players come through his program. The longtime coach of Jefferson University, which was formerly Philadelphia University, has coached a lot...

Eagles expected to be active as free agency begins Wednesday

Now comes the fun part. We’ve waited since January for some Eagles action, and we’re going to get it when the NFL’s free-agency period opens on Wednesday at 4 p.m. The Eagles have done...

Hard work pays off quickly for Erin Birney

They asked, Erin Birney was happy to oblige. Birney, a senior at Little Flower High School, played only one sport for most of her high school career. She was a softball player, and she worked...

Sophomores worked their way into helping Ryan

Aaron Lemon-Warren wanted to stay there more than anything. Dom Vazquez wanted to get there more than anything. Now, more than three months into basketball season, their hard work has paid off because they’re right where...

Coles pins down medal in Hershey

Jameel Coles didn’t know what to expect. And, obviously, the state didn’t know what to expect from Coles. The Northeast High School senior 195-pound wrestler put forth a tremendous senior year, piling up 40 wins heading...

Kentucky’s Snell could be answer for Eagles’ running back woes

One of the pressing needs the Eagles will want to address this spring will be at the running back position. Under Doug Pederson, the Eagles have had a running-back-by-committee philosophy, and that does not figure...

Basketball success runs in Deal’s family

Long before she was representing the Panthers, she was supporting them. Liz Deal, a junior on the St. Basil’s Academy High School basketball team, went to a lot of games when she was in grade...
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