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A Thanksgiving tradition continues

High school football on Thanksgiving Day presents a lot of opportunities. There’s a chance for young players to have their breakthrough moment and it allows established seniors to walk off the field one last time...

Photo gallery: Neumann-Goretti vs. Southern Thanksgiving Day football game

Neumann-Goretti defeated South Philadelphia High School, 26-20, at the South Philly Supersite on Thanksgiving Day to continue the oldest Public vs. Catholic Turkey Day rivalry in the city. Check next week's South Philly Review for...

Universal Institute wins XC title

The Universal Institute Charter School won the boys division of the Metropolitan Philadelphia Athletic Association cross country championship on Oct. 27. It was the first time Universal Institute competed in the league. The boys team...

WNBA star Copper supports Anderson Monarchs

The Marian Anderson Recreation had some star power in the building as WNBA all-star Kahleah Copper made a visit for a “Good Sport” camp on Nov. 15. Copper, a Philadelphia native who graduated from Preparatory...

Neumann-Goretti to honor past players, cheerleaders on Thanksgiving

Neumann-Goretti High School is looking to recognize any former football players and cheerleaders who participated in the traditional Thanksgiving Day Game in years past. The Saints will take on South Philadelphia High School on Thanksgiving...

Chew Playground looking better than ever

The South Philly Sigma Sharks were swimming in dangerous waters. The youth football program has always called Chew Playground at 18th Street and Washington Avenue in Point Breeze its home despite badly needing an upgrade. Most...

Analytics: Flyers, Hart probably can’t keep this up

With the way this season has gone so far, if you are a fan of the Philadelphia Flyers, you have a question to ask yourself - Do you look forward to the end result...

Big award for Anderson Monarchs

A South Philly youth sports institution received high honors and recognition for the great work it has done in the community. The Anderson Monarchs, a sports-based youth developmental organization based at 744 S. 17th St....

Hart, Flyers faring better than expected

Where there’s a Carter Hart, there’s a way. It’s unrealistic to think that goaltending can carry a full team game in and game out in the modern NHL, but here we are.  In his first four...

Flyers did their part on incredible Philly sports weekend

Maybe it’s just two games. It’s two games of an 82-game marathon, but the Philadelphia Flyers not only did their best to not embarrass themselves as the National Hockey League season began, but they brought...
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