Neumann-Goretti

The Neumann-Goretti girls basketball team celebrates their win in the Philadelphia Catholic League Championship game. (credit: Joseph Santoliquito/CBS)

Can Anyone Beat Neumann-Goretti, The Nation’s No. 1 Team?

Neuman-Goretti is 26-0 and they look tough to beat.

03/07/2015

The Neumann-Goretti girls basketball team celebrates their win in the Philadelphia Catholic League Championship game. (credit: Joseph Santoliquito/CBS)

Neumann-Goretti Captures Second-Straight Catholic League Title

The Neumann-Goretti girls basketball team defeated Archbishop Wood 50-45.

02/23/2015

Sianni Martin & CC Cryor (credit: Joseph Santoliquito)

Neumann-Goretti Advances To Catholic League Finals

Neumann-Goretti defeated Archbishop Carroll 40-28 to advance to the Catholic League Finals.

02/19/2015

Coach Andrea Peterson and senior point guard C.C. Cryor. (Photo courtesy Saints John Neumann and Maria Goretti Catholic High School)

Neumann-Goretti Coach Andrea Peterson Is A Driving Force Behind Nation’s No. 1 Team

Andrea Peterson just coaches, without ever mentioning anything good she’s done. But her players will.

02/18/2015

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Neumann-Goretti Claims 4th State Title in 5 Years

Neumann Goretti, out of the Philadelphia Catholic League, won its fourth PIAA Class AAA boys’ basketball championship in five years on Friday night.

03/22/2014

Neumann-Goretti coach Letty Santarelli celebrates Saints victory (Photo by John Derenzi)

Neumann-Goretti Looking To Make More History

With the PIAA state championship tournament underway, both girls and boys Neumann-Goretti teams could possibly make even more history.

03/12/2014

Neumann-Goretti coach Letty Santarelli celebrates Saints victory (Photo by John Derenzi)

Neumann-Goretti Girls Win First Catholic League Title Since 1978

It marked the first Catholic League girls’ championship for Neumann-Goretti, and first since Neumann merged with St. Maria Goretti, which last one the Catholic League title in 1978.

02/24/2014

Felicia Aiyotan, Letty Santarelli (credit Joseph Santoliquito)

Felicia Aiyeotan Stands 6-foot-9 For Neumann-Goretti Girls Hoops

Felicia Aiyeotan stared down with sunken, sullen eyes. She was 12 then and clearly didn’t want to be there. This was as foreign to her as stepping on Pluto. It’s why she gingerly approached, toeing the basketball court sideline as if she were about to dip her foot in a pool of steaming water.

02/04/2014

Sianni Martin & CC Cryor (credit: Joseph Santoliquito)

The Lights Are On The Neumann-Goretti Girls

Neumann-Goretti girls’ basketball coach Letty Santarelli has to turn the lights out after practice to get her team to go home. An hour after they’re finished, they’re still shooting around on their own, working on new moves, improving their game.

01/13/2014

(Members of the "College All-Stars" show their basketball skills during a "Hoops For Haiti" fundraiser at the Meredith School in South Philadelphia.  Credit: Michelle Durham)

A South Philadelphia School Holds ‘Hoops For Haiti’ Fundraiser Event

The air was electric inside the gymnasium at the Meredith School as the children gathered to watch the Neumann-Goretti and College All-Star basketball players strut their stuff on the court.

04/13/2012

H.S. B-Ball Star Prepares For College Play

As a senior at Neumann-Goretti High School Tony Chennault was named Pennsylvania’s Boys Basketball Player of the Year. Now he is heading to Wake Forest to play his college ball. KYW’s Matt Leon spoke to […]

07/15/2010