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Three names emerge after first, forgettable preseason game

By: Al Thompson Many people will tell you they like the NFL because every year there are so many battles to make the team and to earn playing time. Each year, people complain about the preseason...

DV 10U girls softball team clinches third place at states championships

Though a scarcity of South Philly softball has been recognized in recent years, an incubator of budding players continues to blossom within a local five-block radius. For the second consecutive year, the recently established 10U...

Five things Eagles fans should be watching this training camp

By: Al Thompson With only one practice open to the public, it will be tough this summer for Eagles Nation to monitor how key players are doing after the Eagles open training camp at the...

Pederson wants his players to get away from football before camp opens in late...

By: Al Thompson The head coach of an NFL team has the difficult job of bringing a large group of talented young men together to bond with the common goal of winning a championship at...

Palumbo boys volleyball is back-to-back Public League champs

In sports, most teams - professional, collegiate intramural or otherwise - have their ups and downs throughout the season. But the Academy at Palumbo’s boys volleyball team didn’t have one of those seasons, at...

National tournament for pediatric cancer comes to Philly for first time

  Traditionally, decathlons test the athletic abilities of just one individual. However, the D10, a national sporting and philanthropic organization, has deconstructed the conventional routine, dispersing the 10 track and field contests among a team through...

Eagles formally announce 4-year extension for Carson Wentz

By: Al Thompson The Eagles’ marriage to Carson Wentz is now official. The fourth-year quarterback and the Birds agreed to a four-year extension that, according to NFL insider Adam Schefter, is worth $128 million...

Second annual Eagles Autism Challenge set for this weekend

Spearheaded by Philadelphia Eagles Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Lurie, the Eagles Autism Challenge presented by Lincoln Financial Group is the team’s one-day cycling and 5K run/walk signature event that aims to support innovative autism research and programs in Philadelphia. One hundred percent of participant-raised...

The Phillies and Citizens Bank have partnered with Philabundance for the ninth time in...

Philadelphia Phillies ace pitcher Aaron Nola is striking out his latest rival - hunger in the Greater Philadelphia region. On Thursday, the star athlete, alongside 1993 National League champion Mickey Morandini, representatives from Citizens Bank,...

East Coast Wrestling Association’s Super 8 Legacy Tournament stops by South Philadelphia High School

For the first time since its inception more than two decades ago, the tri-state area-based Super 8 Legacy Tournament is coming to South Philadelphia. Hosted by East Coast Wrestling Association, one of the oldest...
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