High School Football Frenzy

The Top 10 High School Football Players In The Philadelphia Area

It’s a stifling August Monday morning, and across the area, high school football players are reporting to their schools for the “official” beginning of high school training camp.

08/13/2012

Philadelphia Priest Found Unsuitable For Ministry

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia says a priest who was suspended after federal agents seized a computer from his inner-city rectory has been found unsuitable for ministry.

07/15/2012

Georges’ On The Main Line

For more on Georges’ on the Main Line, click here.

07/06/2012

Archbishop Wood Makes History In Winning First State Football Title

By Joseph Santoliquito HERSHEY, Pa.—There was only one goal this season for Archbishop Wood. Nothing else mattered. Nothing less would be acceptable. It was a simple yet daunting aim, reaching into an area no other Wood team […]

12/16/2011

Four Local Teams Looking To Advance To States

By Joseph Santoliquito Top 10 Week of Dec. 5, 2011 1. Archbishop Wood (Record: 12-1. Previous Week: 1. Weeks Rated: 15.) 2. La Salle (Record: 12-1. Previous Week: 2. Weeks Rated: 15.) 3. North Penn […]

12/09/2011

North Penn Is Back In The District 1 Finals-Again

There is a standard at North Penn. It’s set high by Knights’ coach Dick Beck each season and it’s a reason why North Penn has made District 1 its playground.

11/30/2011

La Salle Is Taking Aim At Another State Title

Top 10 Week of Nov. 21, 2011 1. Archbishop Wood (Record: 11-1. Previous Week: 1. Weeks Rated: 13.) 2. La Salle (Record: 11-1. Previous Week: 2. Weeks Rated: 13.) 3. Council Rock South (Record: 11-1. […]

11/23/2011

Aja Ellison, Pervis Ellison’s Daughter, Upholds Family Name Well

She used to sit there on her mother’s lap and watch her daddy run up and down the court, going up against the best players in the world.

11/23/2011

Archbishop Wood Begins Its Real Season

You can almost excuse Archbishop Wood for being bored. The Vikings entered this season as the crème de la crème of Southeastern Pennsylvania and have done nothing to disprove it, winning 10-straight games after a season-opening loss.

11/17/2011

West Catholic’s Last Hurrah

It is a tiny brick building that sits on the corner of 45th and Chestnut streets in West Philadelphia.

11/16/2011

Council Rock South Looking To Make More History

Vince Bedesem saw this coming a few years ago, back when his seniors were freshmen. What the Council Rock South coach has seen is a transformation, a program that’s made history in its 10 years of existence.

11/10/2011

After Sluggish Start, West Catholic High Football Rolling Ahead

There’s the old mantra lying out there about a heavy head and defending a championship, but for reigning PIAA Class AA state champion West Catholic the first month of the season, the Burrs were carrying their heads in their hands.

11/03/2011

JJ Denman Switches His Decision To Wisconsin Over Penn State

J.J. Denman still gets calls, but it’s been narrowed to just Rutgers. He’s even taken a few shots that lit up some message boards — particularly Penn State message boards — about his recent decision.

10/27/2011

High School Football Top 10: Week Of Oct. 17

Many of the players on Springfield (Delaware County) were not even born the last time the Cougars experienced the kind of season they are currently enjoying.

10/20/2011

Pennsbury On A Big Roll Behind A Big Offensive Front

Top 10 Week of Oct. 10, 2011 1. Archbishop Wood (Record: 5-1. Previous Week: 1. Weeks Rated: 7.) 2. La Salle (Record: 5-1. Previous Week: 3. Weeks Rated: 7.) 3. Abington (Record: 6-0. Previous Week: […]

10/12/2011

Archbishop Wood’s Arcidiacono Brothers Pose An Impenetrable Wall

The Archbishop Wood brothers realize that this season could be it—this could be the last time the two are on the same team. When they were younger, Brandon used to block for Nick, a middle school running back who’s been converted to offensive/defensive line. Now they’ve played side-by-side the last two years.

10/05/2011

Abington Is No Longer A Surprise

When the Ghosts beat teams like Neshaminy, 35-21, as they did on Monday, it still comes as a surprise to some. To some, though not to the Ghosts, nor their coaching staff.

09/29/2011

It’s Not Good To Underestimate Wood’s Monaghan

At first glance, there may not appear to be a whole lot to Archbishop Wood’s Joey Monaghan. The Vikings’ senior quarterback doesn’t bowl you over with great size, listed at 6-foot-1, 190 pounds. He doesn’t have a cannon for an arm, nor blazing speed.

09/22/2011

St. Joseph’s Prep Is Back This Year

There is a change about St. Joseph’s Prep this season. The Hawks are tougher, more physical, major elements that were sometimes missing last year.

09/15/2011

Pennsylvania Preseason Football Top 15

This season’s preseason Top 15 teams according to information obtained by the Freeman Rankings system

09/13/2011

Football Coaches Recall September 11 Events

The ominous black dust plume sat there locked in the sky, almost as if framed for posterity. The sight of jet fighters flying by, their thrusting roar following closely behind, was constant.

09/11/2011

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