GA’s summer hoopsters not plentiful, but powerful

Sports | June 11th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Tom Utescher Germantown Academy swung into action in the Gwynedd Mercy Academy Summer Basketball League last Wednesday evening, and fared well despite having only seven active players on hand. In attendance but sitting out for medical reasons were two of the best Patriot athletes, senior shooting guard Rachel Balzer (a George Mason University recruit), […]

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Shorthanded PC girls overmatched in summer debut

Sports | June 11th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Tom Utescher Opening night in the Gwynedd Mercy Academy Summer Basketball League proved challenging for the girls of Penn Charter last Tuesday. A youthful group of just six players showed up for the Quakers’ first game against Lansdale Catholic High School, and then one of them left before the start of the following contest […]

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Lights and Wright win gold at SRAA regatta

Sports | May 29th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Tom Utescher After racing on the Cooper River for the relocated Stotesbury Cup Regatta in the middle of May, area rowers travelled back to Camden over Memorial Day weekend for the Scholastic Rowing Association of America regatta, which has routinely been held on the Cooper in recent years. In the boys’ varsity single, the […]

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Two days, two championships for SCH softball

Sports | May 29th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Tom Utescher Postponements caused by persistent rain this spring compressed a lot of softball action into the final days of the season last week, when the winner of the Inter-Ac League title was finally determined and most of the games in the Pa. Independent Schools tournament were played. Defending Inter-Ac champ Springside Chestnut Hill […]

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