SLIDESHOW: CHYSC

Sports June 9, 2014 0 Comments

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SLIDESHOW: Area distance runners perform, Walker third in U.S.

Sports June 2, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher It wouldn’t be easy for Germantown Friends’ Sarah Walker to top her 2013 performance at the John Hay Memorial Distance Festival. A year ago at the event at West Chester’s Henderson High School, Walker entered the elite-class 800 meter race and turned in a time of two minutes, 8.55 seconds, the fastest […]
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Area athletes named to All-Inter-Ac teams

Sports June 2, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher The spring sports all-league selections for the Inter-Ac League were recently announced. Here is the list of the Germantown Academy, Penn Charter, and Springside Chestnut Hill Academy athletes named to the various all-star squads. Girls Lacrosse All Inter-Ac 2014 First Team Cooper Hall – GA Hanna Bogorowski – GA Allison Carrigan – GA Avery Shoemaker […]
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GFS downs SCH in Indy Schools lax tourney

Sports May 27, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher Near the beginning of the 2014 girls lacrosse season, a bout between Germantown Friends School and Springside Chestnut Hill Academy came down to the final seconds, with the GFS Tigers emerging with a 13-12 victory. For the more recent Pennsylvania Independent Schools Championships, the teams were seeded just one place apart, GFS […]
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PC softball edged by Owls in 2-1 semifinal

Sports May 27, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher In the semifinal round of the Pennsylvania Independent Schools Softball Tournament, Penn Charter had a one-run deficit expunged from the record when play was halted in the second inning due to rain last Thursday. The visiting Quakers and host Agnes Irwin started from scratch the following afternoon, but at the end of […]
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SCH, Mount medal at National Regatta

Sports May 27, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher Out of a total of 21 boats entered by Germantown Friends, Mount St. Joseph Academy, Penn Charter, and Springside Chestnut Hill Academy at the Scholastic Rowing Association of America National Regatta last weekend, 11 made it through the initial qualifying stage on Friday. The next day at New Jersey’s Lake Mercer (located […]
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GFS softball ends season at Penn Charter

Sports May 27, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher Back on April 23, neither team had its number one pitcher in the circle when Penn Charter churned out a 20-1 victory over Germantown Friends. With the ace on each staff appearing in last Tuesday’s rematch in a Pennsylvania Independent Schools tournament quarterfinal, the contest was considerably closer, but the host PC […]
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GFS’ Ethan Genyk wins bronze medal

Sports May 22, 2014 0 Comments

Germantown Friends School senior Ethan Genyk won the bronze medal in the varsity single at the Philadelphia City Championships on Sunday, May 18, A sculler from Bonner/Prendergast High School won the gold medal, with the silver medalist from St. Joseph’s Prep finishing just 0.19 seconds ahead of Genyk. The Tigers senior was more than eight seconds […]
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SLIDESHOW: CHYSC scores and standings

News, Sports May 20, 2014 0 Comments

2014 CHYSC Majors Scores 4/23/14 – Cardinals 8 Phillies 6 4/25/14 – Braves Dodgers ppd 4/26/14 – Phillies 8 Braves 7 Dodgers 16 Cardinals 3 4/29/14 – Cardinals Braves ppd 5/3/14 — Phillies 5 Cardinals 4 Dodgers 9 Braves 0 (forfeit) 5/5/14 – Dodgers 14 Phillies 6 5/6/14 – Cardinals 11 Dodgers 7 5/8/14 – […]
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Mount varsity eight victorious at Stotesbury

Sports May 19, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher For the Mount St. Joseph Academy crew last weekend, everything was riding on the Stotesbury Cup Regatta, which took place on a rain-swollen Schuylkill last Friday and Saturday. Downpours earlier in the month had caused the Philadelphia City Championships to be postponed from May 4 to last Sunday, the day after the […]
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