Mount eights deliver in second Manny Flick fling

Sports March 24, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher Tweaking some of its line-ups following the first race in the Manny Flick series of scholastic rowing events, Mount St. Joseph Academy made a strong showing with its open-weight eights in the second “Flick” last Sunday. Although many boats from the traditionally strong schools raced in separate flights, the Magic finished first […]
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Area scullers shrug off cold at second Flick

Sports March 24, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher Although spring had officially arrived in between the first and second installments of the Manny Flick series of crew races, it wasn’t any warmer last Sunday that it was on the opening date of March 16. Still, scullers (and a few sweep rowers) from Springside Chestnut Hill Academy and Penn Charter bundled […]
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CHC women’s lacrosse searching for success

Sports March 24, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher With Purple Knights battling Griffins on Victory Field, it sounded like something out of an animated film from the Disney studios. However, last Tuesday’s Division II lacrosse clash was serious business for the women of visiting University of Bridgeport and host Chestnut Hill College, as each team tried to put the brakes […]
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PC girls lacrosse now under Casey’s command

Sports March 24, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher Host Penn Charter scored four of the first seven goals and seven of the last nine in its girls lacrosse season opener last Thursday, but the middle minutes were dominated by the visiting Friends Central Phoenix, who survived the Quakers’ late charge and recrossed the City Ave. bridge with an 18-14 victory […]
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GFS lacrosse celebrates early milestone

Sports March 24, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher The Germantown Friends School lacrosse community started the new season on a 100-goal watch for Annie Tyson, and the junior didn’t keep the Tiger faithful waiting long. In the season opener on March 14, Tyson scored four times in the first half to drive her career total into triple digits, and she […]
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SCH boys lacrosse stops Spartans of St. Mark’s

Sports March 24, 2014 0 Comments

by Tom Utescher After splitting their first two official lacrosse games against a pair of Maryland teams during the second week of March, the boys of Springside Chestnut Hill Academy improved to 2-1 last weekend as they hosted a Saturday matinee against St. Mark’s High School of Wilmington, Del. The Blue Devils built a 3-0 […]
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Crew debut on Schuylkill for area rowers

Sports March 17, 2014 1 Comment

by Tom Utescher The 2014 scholastic rowing season was launched last Sunday on the Schuylkill at the first of the five races that make up the annual Manny Flick/Horvat series. Springside Chestnut Hill Academy sat this one out, but other area schools had crews out on the river on this clear, but chilly and breezy […]
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