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6 new Southern Hall of Famers

Some of the best, brightest and most athletic people to ever graduate from South Philadelphia High School will be honored at Southern’s Hall of Fame Banquet on May 21 at the IATSE Ballroom at...

Your Philly guide to the NHL playoffs

It’s the third straight year of the National Hockey League Stanley Cup playoffs without the hometown Philadelphia Flyers. We continue the tradition of suggesting a few things on each of the 16 teams to...

String Theory pitcher growing by leaps and bounds

Christopher Valerio outgrew his position behind the plate. Literally. The Girard Estates resident and senior on the Philadelphia Performing Arts: String Theory Charter School baseball team hit a couple of major growth spurts over the...

N-G’s leader has the Saints clicking

The Dominican Republic will always be a special place for Yariel Rodriguez. Although the Neumann-Goretti senior shortstop was technically born in New Jersey, he wasn’t far removed from one of the biggest breeding grounds of...

Matkowski wears many hats for N-G softball

Riana Matkowski is a student, an athlete and sometimes a recruiter when needed. The Neumann-Goretti High School senior wanted to make sure she’d be playing softball this spring. But when the Saints had only eight...

An athlete, scholar and leader

Gianna Masci has mastered the "mood swing." The Philadelphia Performing Arts: String Theory Charter School senior catcher said she sometimes feels the pressures of senior year. And for good reason. She’s a smart student with...

Honoring the Audenried Rockets

The Universal Audenried High School girls basketball team was honored at City Hall for its historic season, winning the Public League championship. On March 20, City Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson presented each member of the team...

Foundation in place for Eagles after week 1 of free agency

Now the Eagles can start thinking about getting back to the Super Bowl. After a wild, roller-coaster first week of free agency, the 2023 Eagles can start to make concrete plans. While the roster is...

N-G’s Wright named Gatorade Player of the Year

Neumann-Goretti High School junior Robert Wright is the 2022-23 Gatorade Pennsylvania boys basketball player of the year. Wright is the second Gatorade Pennsylvania Boys Basketball Player of the Year to be chosen from Neumann-Goretti High...

Fletcher out, Briere in; but will things actually change?

The news of change should be exciting. But is it? On Friday, the Philadelphia Flyers announced a change at General Manager as they fired Chuck Fletcher and gave former Flyer Danny Briere the Interim GM...
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