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Sept. 8
 
All final scores are here. As is the Week Four Master Schedule.
  Click
here for: Catch and Tap.

 
Click here for: Dante Finds a Way.
  Four TEAM PAGES are updated.
 
Eastern Regional fell to Holy Spirit, 30-22. Ted's report is posted. Stats here. Pics here.
 
Tiiiiime for a football Tedbit. Click here. (SCH Academy has started the season with two outbursts)
  Congrats to King coach/ex-NBAer
Sean Colson (Franklin Learning Center)! Click here to see why.

 
**Looking back . . . Click here for a page that pays tribute to the great career of former University City basketball coach Steve Kane.**
 
Fall Project 2018 . . . Click here for a Semi-Recent Football Pic.
  Click here for Ted's Song of the Day. (Guess this should have been yesterday's choice -- smile.)

Sept. 7
 
Click here for results and info on postponements/cancellations.
 
Eastern Regional sports pics. Click here for: Warmups for football game with Holy Spirit. Postponed by lightning a shade after 8 p.m. Will be played tomorrow at noon. Still at Eastern.
  Click here for Joe Juliano's story on Penn State DE Shareef Miler (
Frankford, then Washington).
 
Matt Ryan wasn't the only "Our Guy" who returned home to Philly last night with the Falcons. So did Egan grad Keith Armstrong. Click here for his coaching bio.
 
Malvern's Lonnie White, a three-sport athlete, is making national baseball waves. Click here.
  This is season No. 52 for
Archbishop Ryan football. Click here for game-by-game results for the first 51.
 
Click here for details on the upcoming Philly-NYC All-City Basketball Classic.
 
Tiiiiime for a football Tedbit. Click here. (In 1973, McDevitt scored the same amount of points in six consecutive games . . . and we're not talking zero)
  Tiiiiime for a football  Chuckbit. Click here. (Lots of change on the South Jersey coaching scene)

 
**Looking back . . . Click here for a page that pays tribute to the great career of former Frankford basketball coach Vince Miller.**
 
Fall Project 2018 . . . Click here for a Semi-Recent Football Pic.
  Click here for Huck's Song of the Day.

Sept. 6
 
ALL TEAM PAGES have been updated. Thanks to Puck, Huck, Ace, Wyzard, Todd Fairlie and Michael Murphy, among others.
 
Coaches, education majors, phys ed teachers, student-athletes . . . Would you like to work at Future Stars Day Camps in summer 2019? Start the process now. Click here and submit your application.
 
Schedule note: Tomorrow's Judge at Northeast game will start at 6:30.
 
Via Chuck Langerman . . . Click here to see what former Gtn. Academy football star Blair Talmadge is doing these days.
  Schedule note: Neumann-Goretti's Week Three game vs. Ballou (DC) has been canceled. Via N-G AD Chalie Szydlik: Ballou has too many injured players.
 
Tiiiiime for a football Tedbit. Click here. (Carroll's Russel Minor-Shaw has sniffed VERY rare air)
  Click here for a video about the McCloskey family's ties to Penn State. . . . Kyle (Gtn. Academy) will be playing hoops this year.
 
Boys soccer stories with Eastern Regional info: Individual here
. . .  Team here
 
**Looking back . . . Click here for a page that pays tribute to the great career of former North Catholic baseball coach Larry Conti.**
 
Fall Project 2018 . . . Click here for a Semi-Recent Football Pic.
  Click here for Ted's Song of the Day.

Sept. 5
  Schedule note: Friday's Boys' Latin at Carroll game will start at
7.
  Click
here for a video about basketball legend Wali "Wonder" Jones (Overbrook).
  Click here for the Catholic Athletes for Christ National Top 25 Weekly Rankings, as compiled by Chris Lawlor.
  Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Phil "Sonny" Slosburg. Mr. Slosburg, who passed away Aug. 30 at age 91, starred in football at Central ('45) and Temple, then played in the NFL. He was one of the oldest living former NFL running backs and was featured in a July 10 Chuckbit. RIP, sir. 
 
Tiiiiime for a football Tedbit. Click here. (Judge's Katob Joseph has sniffed rare air)
  Tiiiiime for a football  Chuckbit. Click here. (Aside from Cheltenham vs. Abington, it'll be Judge vs. La Salle)

  Girls soccer stories with
Eastern Regional info: Individuals
  here . . .  Team here. 
 
**Looking back . . . Click here for a page that pays tribute to the great career of former Bartram/Comm Tech basketball coach Lou Biester.**
 
Fall Project 2018 . . . Click here for a Semi-Recent Football Pic.
  Click here for Ted's Song of the Day.

Sept. 4
 
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Adam Rolek. Adam, the football coach at Jules Mastbaum Tech for seven seasons (1976-79, 1981-83), passed away recently. RIP, Adam.
 
Eastern Regional sports pics. Click here for: V/JV girls tennis warmups vs. Moorestown, boys soccer vs. Paul VI. (Soccer section is small. Had to leave early. Sorry.)
 
Note from Ted: Have you played/coached football since I began posting lots of pics? Want to be back in the limelight? (smile). Send me the link to the pic and you can be part of Fall Project 2018. tedtee307@yahoo.com. Thanks.
  Click here for Ace's all's-well story on Frankford football coach Bill Systma and Ryan player Kevin Szychulski. 
 
Click here for a video about former Ben Franklin basketball coach Ken Hamilton.
 
Fall Project 2018 . . . Click here for a Semi-Recent Football Pic.
 
Tiiiiime for a football Tedbit. Click here. (A trip in The Way-Back Machine uncovers another goody)
  Via Chuck Langerman . . . The Newark Star Ledger ranks Bergen Catholic and St. Peter's Prep as the top two football teams in New Jersey. They'll be challenged Saturday by "Our Guys." Click
here for details.
  Click here for football and field hockey previews for Eastern Regional.
FH has won a national record 19 consecutive state titles..
 
**Looking back . . . Click here for a page that pays tribute to the great career of former La Salle High football coach Joe Colistra (and the 32-game winning streak, 1995-97).**
 
Click here for Huck's City Top 10.
 
Click here for The Wife's Song of the Day.

Sept. 3
  At NFL Films, the legacy of Steve Sabol (football player at
Haverford School)  lives on. Click here for Frank Fitzpatrick's story.
 
Eastern Regional goalie Nina Santore owns a spot on a special field hockey list. Click here.
  Click here to see how
Mike Siani (Penn Charter) fared in his first minor league season.

 
Click here for Week Two's top performances by rushers, passers and receivers, as compiled by Huck.
 
Former La Salle basketball star Sean Simon is now at University of the Sciences.
  Click
here for a video that celebrates the basketball career of former Central star Calvin Dixon (Harvard).
  Tiiiiime for a football Tedbit. Click here. (Kyle Jones owns a nice spot on the list of Opening Day performances by
Penn Charter QBs in 2000s)

 
**Looking back . . . Click here for a page that pays tribute to the great career of former Archbishop Ryan and Egan/Conwell-Egan baseball coach Rich Papirio.**
   
Summer Project 2018, Day 97. . Click here. Pics of athletes/coaches from the late '70s to early '90s (random order) . . . **Athletes only from 8/8 forward; two each day. Project now completed. Thanks!**
  Click here for Ted's Song of the Day.
  Happy Labor Day!

Sept. 2
 
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of John J. "Jack" Maley Sr. Mr. Maley, who passed away yesterday, was a prominent fast-pitch softball player/manager and his skills earned him spots in multiple Halls of Fame. Also, he had sons who were prominent athletes at Judge/Penn Charter. Mr. Maley (North Catholic '49),  a Korean War vet, was a purchasing manager at Narco Avionics, in Ft. Washington, for over 25 years. RIP, sir.
  In 1969, Warren Mays quarterbacked
Frankford to the Public League championship. Where is he now? Click here.
 
Malvern's football roster is here. Thanks!
 
Click here for an update story on West Philly basketball all-timer Gene Banks.
  Click here for the Week Three Master Schedule.
  Seventeen TEAM PAGES have been updated. Thanks to Puck/Huck/Ace/Wyzard/Todd Fairlie!
Still to go . . . HS.
  Eastern Regional field hockey player Kara Heck has earned a remarkable honor. 'Cause she's only a JUNIOR. Click here.

 
Tiiiiime for a football Tedbit. Click here. (The Inter-Ac again achieves perfection)

 
**Looking back . . . Click here for a page that pays tribute to the great career of former William Penn girls track coach Tim Hickey.**
 
Summer Project 2018, Day 96. . Click here. Pics of athletes/coaches from the late '70s to early '90s (random order) . . . **Athletes only from 8/8 forward; two each day**
  Click here for Ted's Song of the Day.

Sept. 1
 
Both final scores are here.
  Twelve TEAM PAGES have been updated. (Malvern: Numbers only. Roster has not been provided.) Thanks to Puck/Huck/Ace/Wyzard/Todd Fairlie!
 
Eastern Regional's girls soccer team is pumped to make a state title run. Click here.
  NFL star Jahri Evans continues to show great love for his alma maters,
Frankford and Bloomsburg. Click here.
  A high school team in California is outta here after a rough start. Click here.
  Click here for Bill Wasylenko's report on La Salle's loss to North Penn.
 
Tiiiiime for a football Tedbit. Click here. (West Catholic's win featured an all-time, late-game sequence)

  Three TEAM PAGES have been updated. Thanks to Puck/Huck/Ace! 
  Click here for Ace's story on Gtn. Academy's win over Gratz.
 
**Looking back . . . Click here for a page that pays tribute to the great career of former Frankford football coach Tom Mullineaux.**
 
Summer Project 2018, Day 95. . Click here. Pics of athletes/coaches from the late '70s to early '90s (random order) . . . **Athletes only from 8/8 forward; two each day**
  Click here for Ted's Song of the Day.