CHC women overtaken near the end of summer league contest

In college summer league action on July 22, Team Orange (Chestnut Hill College) led at the end of each of the first three quarters, but was overtaken in the fourth round as Team Maroon (University of the Sciences) pulled out a 58-52 victory.
Mt. Airy High School

GA grads win, CHC summer team comes up a little short

The area athletes playing summer basketball for their colleges experienced mixed results last week. In the early evening session, the Chestnut Hill College women on Team Orange encountered some …

Two very different games for GA summer hoopsters

In high school summer basketball action last week, Germantown Academy's two games on Tuesday evening presented a study in extremes.

High School summer hoops league gets going at GA

  Some previously existing summer basketball leagues for scholastic players did not survive the COVID-19 pandemic, but a new one for high school girls was launched last week at Germantown …

Ursinus squad with GA grads takes on CHC summer hoopsters

Last Thursday, the second night of summer hoops action for college women pitted Team Orange (mostly Chestnut Hill College players) against Team Royal, whose cast of Ursinus College athletes includes …

Familiar figure on the SCH track, Ajeé Wilson, returns to Olympic Games

Late Sunday night at the U.S. track and field trials in Eugene, Ore., middle-distance star Ajeé Wilson earned a return trip to the Summer Games. Her home training ground is the track at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy.

Chestnut Hill High School

Top area rowers travel to USR Youth National Championships

After the major high school regattas in May, a few select area boats kept racing on into June, attending the U.S. Rowing Youth National Championships in Sarasota, Fla. on June 10-13. While the …

Summer hoops league returns for college athletes

The Philadelphia/Suburban women's summer basketball league, which actually got its start in Chestnut Hill decades ago, returned to action last week after 2020's suspension due to COVID-19 …

Local tournament to donate basketball shoes to a good cause

Ryan Ansel has dedicated his life to basketball. His love for the game was the driving force in him becoming a walk-on at Davidson College and now an assistant coach at Swarthmore College. Hoops for …

Inter-Ac awards go to GA, PC, SCH graduating athletes

At the end of each school year, the Inter-Ac League Athletic Directors recognize outstanding multi-sport athletes in the graduating class. At the three coeducational schools in the league in this …

A memorable year for 3 baseball-playing brothers at SCH

For three brothers to all play varsity baseball together is quite the feat, especially when one is in 9th grade and the other in 10th.