Area crews race on Schuylkill for first time since 2019

After a tense period of waiting for official approval from the City of Philadelphia, rowers from area schools were back out racing on the Kelly Drive course last Sunday for the first time since 2019. …
Mt. Airy High School

Singles sweep helps GA racquetmen defeat SCH, 5-2

When many of the tennis matches in last Friday's contest at Germantown Academy were still in the first set, a light rain began to fall and the Patriots and visiting SCH Blue Devils were pulled off …

Mount lacrosse falls behind Villa Maria in second half

For Mount St. Joseph Academy's lacrosse team, COVID-19 restrictions not only erased the 2020 season, but also impinged upon the start of the 2021 campaign. A COVID diagnosis at the school shut down …

Mount softball succumbs to Jems' late surge

After the first inning of play in last Saturday's Catholic Academies softball game at Mount St. Joseph, the host Magic led visiting Villa Joseph Marie, 4-1. The Jems then went ahead, but by the end …

SCH lacrosse battles to rare win over Notre Dame, 13-12

Back in March, the girls of Springside Chestnut Hill Academy started out well in Inter-Ac League lacrosse, chalking up victories over Germantown Academy (16-11) and Baldwin School (20-3). The Blue …

PC softball will work with compact roster in 2021

In terms of the weather, things seemed to have gone from March to May last Tuesday afternoon. In sunny and unseasonably warm conditions, Penn Charter's softball team saw its first action in a …

Chestnut Hill High School

GA girls' lacrosse is a youthful program this spring

In girls' lacrosse, Germantown Academy certainly qualifies as a young program this spring, with a total of 19 freshmen and sophomores in the ranks as opposed to just nine juniors and seniors. …

Late wins allow GFS racquetmen to edge host GA, 4-3

It's fortunate that daylight savings time went into effect on March 14, because if it hadn't dusk would have descended upon almost half of the tennis matches played at Germantown Academy three days …

COVID quashed dream season, but PC girls still look strong

Looking over Penn Charter's current college commitments for women's lacrosse, and considering those made by the class of 2020, it's obvious that the Quakers could have been an exceptional franchise …

Mount track and field back outside and ready to compete

Although there have been a lot of changes in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Mount St. Joseph Academy cross country and track athletes have kept on running. At the end of last fall's slate of …

GA basketball goes 2-2 in busy final week

Last week, Germantown Academy closed out the abbreviated 2021 girls' basketball season with a four-game homestand over the course of five days. Victories over Agnes Irwin (on Wednesday) and Episcopal …