CHC, Jefferson teams split in college summer league

Sports | July 15th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Tom Utescher The college summer league teams representing Jefferson University (Team Black) and University of the Sciences (Team Maroon) arrived at the middle of July tied for first place. Archrivals in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference during the regular season, the two squads faced one another in summer ball last Tuesday, when Maroon handed […]

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Philadelphia Reign keep their undefeated season alive

Sports | July 11th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Greg Starks The Philadelphia Reign took one step closer to an undefeated season, as they demolished the Baltimore Lions 88 to 57 on Saturday, July 6. A win wasn’t always certain. The Lions were the first team that the Reign played this season, and in that meeting, they scraped by with a close 83-80 […]

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GA girls climb to 4-0 in high school summer hoops

Sports | July 1st, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Tom Utescher Last Wednesday. the Germantown Academy girls performed in the second installment of their summer basketball league series, and aside from the fact that only seven players were on hand, GA didn’t look anything like a team that was on vacation. Appearing fit and focused, the Patriots overcame two teams with deeper benches […]

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Jefferson women 4-0 going into July 4 break

Sports | July 1st, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Tom Utescher In the Philadelphia/Suburban College Summer League, the last contests before the July 4 holiday interlude were played last week, and Mount St. Joseph grad Caitlyn Cunningham and Team Black (Jefferson University) headed into the hiatus undefeated at 4-0. The only other unbeaten squad was Team Red, a mixture of players from West […]

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GA girls take two in summer hoops debut

Sports | June 24th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Tom Utescher The Germantown Academy girls had played basketball in the Gwynedd Mercy Academy summer league since its inception, but with the demise of that league this year, the Patriots looked elsewhere for warm weather competition in 2019. They landed in another high school league based at the Warminster Sportsplex across the street from […]

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Area basketball players start out in NCAA Summer League

Sports | June 24th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Tom Utescher Last week, basketball players with ties to area schools and colleges returned to warm weather hoops action in the Philadelphia/Suburban NCAA Women’s Summer League. Games have been played at the Renegades AAU gym in Hatboro in recent years, but the long-running league actually traces its origins back to Chestnut Hill’s Water Tower […]

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Philly Reign handle Sting in Cherry Hill

Sports | June 13th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Greg Starks Continuing their domination of the WBDA Eastern Conference, the Philadelphia Reign moved to 5-0 on the season with a 115-68 victory over the New Jersey Sting in Cherry Hill on Sunday afternoon, June 9. Before the game, Coach Tanae Davis-Cain of the Reign spoke about whether her team might be a little […]

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