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Guarded condition

Michael Brino is approaching 1,000 career points, which would make him only the fourth basketball player in Girard Academic Music Program history to accomplish such a feat. But he would trade every...

Batting above average

Jillian Murray is the Jim Thome of the Philadelphia Spirit's 12-and-under travel team, and not just because she plays first base. The cleanup hitter has enough power to smack a softball more...

Freer selects

27163617 Prep Charter senior outfielder/pitcher Rob Freer will play for Camden County Community College, where he will join former high school teammate Peter Piccoli. Submit Sports Briefs to Managing Editor Joseph Myers at jmyers@southphillyreview.com or ext....

Buddy system

41764868 On Oct. 3, Craig Lawson Jr., left, of the 2000 block of McKean Street, participated in the 16th Annual Buddy Walk and Family Fun Day. The three-hour event at Villanova University Stadium promoted acceptance...

With Harris trade, Sixers make it clear they are all in to win now

By Al Thompson For the South Philly Review  The 76ers moved to the top of many Philadelphia sports fans’ list of which team will win the next world championship after they pulled off a blockbuster trade...

 Flyers’ patient approach could avoid big mistakes

Some general managers call it “silly season." And yet they fully indulge anyway. The opening of free agency historically sees mass amounts of money thrown at aging hockey veterans, who negotiate their big pay day...

Sports briefs: 3-17-05

AAU GIRLS' BASKETBALL Next Level Basketball Inc. will hold girls' Amateur Athletic Union tryouts on Sunday at Ss. John Neumann and Maria Goretti High, 10th and Moore streets. Tryouts for ages 13-14 will...

Central’s own wiz kid

The Frankford baseball team's reign atop the Public League is so strong, it's almost supernatural. The squad has compiled a 69-2 record over the last four seasons and won three straight Public League...

Sports briefs: 4-08-04

BOCCE LEAGUES In last Thursday's women's games of the South Philadelphia Bocce League, Mazza Bros. defeated Southern Auto, 12-0, and PFC, 12-5; City Pizza beat PFC, 12-5; and Southern took the win over City,...

Baseball playoff updates

27151092 If you're looking for scores on how the Girard Academic Music Program and Prep Charter baseball teams fared in this week's District 12 playoff, blame Mother Nature for the scores being unavailable...
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