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The Morning Call
District 11 baseball semifinals feature upstarts in Palmerton, Lehightonalready have beaten Liberty and Freedom. The other 4A semifinal features top-s
District 11 baseball semifinals feature upstarts in Palmerton, Lehighton
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
already have beaten Liberty and Freedom. The other 4A semifinal features top-seeded Bangor against No. 5 Parkland. All Colonial League champion Bangor has done is go 23-0, its latest victory a 12-2 thumping of Pocono Mountain East in the... Read more
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Times News
Bound for Statesthe time I want to start peaking.” She took second place in the 100 and long j
Bound for States
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
the time I want to start peaking.” She took second place in the 100 and long jump, and third place in the 200 at the Colonial League championships, before placing second in the 100 and third in the long jump at the District 11 meet to qualify... Read more
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The Morning Call
DISTRICT 11 SOFTBALL: Predictions for what could be a terrific, tumultuous 10-game Thursdayto beat the Slaters this season. They won 8-2 on April 22. But Bangor and Erin
DISTRICT 11 SOFTBALL: Predictions for what could be a terrific, tumultuous 10-game Thursday
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
to beat the Slaters this season. They won 8-2 on April 22. But Bangor and Erin Happel were playing at a high level in the Colonial League tournament. Unless a week off slows them, the Slaters should be able to advance to Tuesday's district... Read more
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The Morning Call
D-11 competitors, like Nazareth's Jahan Dotson, ready to test their mettle against state's top track and field athletesmight be the best bet to win a PIAA gold. He's the No. 7 seed (6-5) in the 3A h
D-11 competitors, like Nazareth's Jahan Dotson, ready to test their mettle against state's top track and field athletes
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
might be the best bet to win a PIAA gold. He's the No. 7 seed (6-5) in the 3A high jump but his record effort of 7-1 at the Colonial League championships is easily the best in the state this year. Stroudsburg senior Michael Marsack is the third... Read more
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The Morning Call
Southern Lehigh shakes off rust to beat Blue Mountain 6-1 in District 11 3A softball quarterfinalCENTER VALLEY — Because Southern Lehigh has been a regular in the Colonial Leag
Southern Lehigh shakes off rust to beat Blue Mountain 6-1 in District 11 3A softball quarterfinal
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
CENTER VALLEY — Because Southern Lehigh has been a regular in the Colonial League softball tournament over the years — winning the title in 2015, for example — rust hasn't normally been an issue for the Spartans. But since Southern Lehigh missed the... Read more
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The Morning Call
4 Andrettis finish in top 15 at 1991 Indy 500PIAA Class 2A state title with a vault of 11-feet, which is 3-inches better tha
4 Andrettis finish in top 15 at 1991 Indy 500
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
PIAA Class 2A state title with a vault of 11-feet, which is 3-inches better than the silver medalist. Meissner, who set the Colonial League and District 11 records en route to her state title, shuffled back and forth between the pole vault and the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Southern Lehigh beats Palisades, reaches D11 3A baseball semifinalsthe Spartans, though one that came with less tension. After managing one run a
Southern Lehigh beats Palisades, reaches D11 3A baseball semifinals
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
the Spartans, though one that came with less tension. After managing one run against Palisades starter Matt McGrath in the Colonial League quarterfinals May 14, Southern Lehigh knocked him out before the second inning ended Tuesday. The Spartans'... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ten players to watch in the District 11 softball tournamentmotivated to do it one more time. Hannah Edwards -- Sr. Outfielder Catasauqua
Ten players to watch in the District 11 softball tournament
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
motivated to do it one more time. Hannah Edwards -- Sr. Outfielder Catasauqua No one took the loss to Bangor in the Colonial League finals harder than Edwards. No one wants to go out with a championship more and her missed opportunity in the... Read more
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Times News
Brown, Roselli are CL tennis all-starsJake Brown and Marc Roselli were the lone Times News area players to be named t
Brown, Roselli are CL tennis all-stars
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
Jake Brown and Marc Roselli were the lone Times News area players to be named to the 2016 Colonial League Boys’ Tennis All-League Team. The Palmerton duo received an Honorable Mention selection for First Doubles. Notre Dame of Green Pond’s Matt... Read more
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The Morning Call
District 11 baseball tournament primerhave been the No. 1 story of the 2016 high school baseball season. They moved t
District 11 baseball tournament primer
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
have been the No. 1 story of the 2016 high school baseball season. They moved to 22-0 overall Thursday and won their first Colonial League championship since 1981 with a 4-2 victory over Northwestern. Bangor's perfect run to this point earned it... Read more
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Times News
Tigers fall in CL title gamecan be potent. It can also be patient. The Slaters have been known to score ru
Tigers fall in CL title game
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
can be potent. It can also be patient. The Slaters have been known to score runs in bunches this season, but in Thursday’s Colonial League title game, they did it one run at a time to earn a 4-2 win over Northwestern. It marks the first Bangor... Read more
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Times News
Three Tigers named to CL baseball all-star first teamEight Times News area players made the 2016 Colonial League All-Star Baseball T
Three Tigers named to CL baseball all-star first team
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
Eight Times News area players made the 2016 Colonial League All-Star Baseball Team. A trio of Northwestern players — Trevor Schreiner, Brady Mengel, and Tyler Schreiner — along with Palmerton’s Jon Schwartz, were first team selections. The Tigers’... Read more
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Times News
Six area players named to CL softball all-star first teamA dozen different Times News players were selected to the Colonial League All-S
Six area players named to CL softball all-star first team
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
A dozen different Times News players were selected to the Colonial League All-Star Softball Team. Northwestern’s Brooke Wehr, Jess Badman and Lydia Danner; Palmerton’s Kendra Pekurny and Reese Dugan; and Northern Lehigh’s Kaitlin Hoffman all earned... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bangor baseball team edges Northwestern for first league title since 1981SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — After bludgeoning foe after foe en route to the Colo
Bangor baseball team edges Northwestern for first league title since 1981
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — After bludgeoning foe after foe en route to the Colonial League final, Bangor never generated a big inning Thursday against Northwestern. The Slaters scraped together enough offense to keep their perfect record intact. A... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bangor and Parkland claim softball league titles in very different waysnight at Patriots Park in Allentown. Bangor held on though some tight spots la
Bangor and Parkland claim softball league titles in very different ways
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
night at Patriots Park in Allentown. Bangor held on though some tight spots late for a 2-1 win over Catasauqua in the Colonial League championship game. Parkland pounded out 14 hits and rolled to a 13-2 victory over Becahi for its second... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bangor and Erin Happel hold off Catty 2-1 for second Colonial League title in three yearssenior pitcher Erin Happel walked softball's version of the high wire in both t
Bangor and Erin Happel hold off Catty 2-1 for second Colonial League title in three years
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
senior pitcher Erin Happel walked softball's version of the high wire in both the sixth and seventh innings of Thursday's Colonial League title game. But they survived to celebrate a riveting 2-1 victory and the program's second league... Read more
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Times News
Mussoline’s clutch anchor leg helps Colts win 1600-meter relayjump by clearing 6-4, which was also the winning height a year ago. After clea
Mussoline’s clutch anchor leg helps Colts win 1600-meter relay
Times News / Posted 10 days ago
jump by clearing 6-4, which was also the winning height a year ago. After clearing 13-0 and taking second at last week’s Colonial League meet, Blasiak, was simply hoping to get 13-6, the state qualifying standard. “It feels awesome. I’m super... Read more
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The Morning Call
The keys and the picks for tonight's Colonial and EPC softball championship gamesgoing for two championships at Pates Park. These should be two fantastic match
The keys and the picks for tonight's Colonial and EPC softball championship games
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
going for two championships at Pates Park. These should be two fantastic matchups -- Bangor vs. Catasauqua going for the Colonial League crown and defending state champs Becahi and Parkland going for the EPC gold. You've got four teams here that... Read more
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The Brown and White
Colonial League softball all-stars for 2016The Colonial League softball all-stars have been selected for this season. Nort
Colonial League softball all-stars for 2016
The Brown and White / Posted 10 days ago
The Colonial League softball all-stars have been selected for this season. Northwestern has the most on the first team with three players. Catasauqua and Palmerton each have two representatives on the first team. Southern Lehigh, Northern Lehigh,... Read more
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The Brown and White
2016 Colonial League baseball all-star team: Bangor's Freeman is MVPAhead of Thursday night's championship, the Colonial League released its 2016 a
2016 Colonial League baseball all-star team: Bangor's Freeman is MVP
The Brown and White / Posted 10 days ago
Ahead of Thursday night's championship, the Colonial League released its 2016 all-star team as voted upon by its coaches. Bangor senior Carson Freeman earned the Most Valuable Player and was a first-team selection at pitcher and outfielder. The... Read more
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The Morning Call
Softball powers Becahi and Parkland finally get to meet with a title on the linewhen the two powerhouses go head-to-head for the EPC championship at Pates Park
Softball powers Becahi and Parkland finally get to meet with a title on the line
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
when the two powerhouses go head-to-head for the EPC championship at Pates Park. The EPC title bout will follow the Colonial League championship game between Bangor and Catasauqua which starts the action at 5 p.m. The programs with... Read more
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The Morning Call
Yocum pitches, hits wills Freedom to EPC baseball crownwill be seeded first or second in the District 11 Class 4A playoffs next week,
Yocum pitches, hits wills Freedom to EPC baseball crown
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
will be seeded first or second in the District 11 Class 4A playoffs next week, depending on the outcome of Bangor's Colonial League final against Northwestern. "I basically went in telling him I wanted this game," Yocum said after posing... Read more
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Times News
Bombers fall to Catty in CL semisALLENTOWN – Bend but don’t break. It’s what good teams do. Both Palmerton and
Bombers fall to Catty in CL semis
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
ALLENTOWN – Bend but don’t break. It’s what good teams do. Both Palmerton and Catasauqua bent quite a bit during the Colonial League semifinals on Tuesday at Pates Park. Neither team deserved to get bounced from the tournament after this... Read more
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The Morning Call
Freedom to face Central Catholic in EPC baseball final; Bangor set to play Northwestern for Colonial League titlewinner over No. 4 Liberty in the second semifinal. While neither of the EPC's
Freedom to face Central Catholic in EPC baseball final; Bangor set to play Northwestern for Colonial League title
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
winner over No. 4 Liberty in the second semifinal. While neither of the EPC's top two seeds reached the league final, the Colonial League championship game will feature a 1-2 matchup. No. 2 Northwestern started the Colonial League semifinal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Catty rallies for two runs in the bottom of the ninth to beat Palmerton and advance to Colonial softball finalin the bottom of the ninth inning to give Catasauqua a come-from-behind 2-1 vic
Catty rallies for two runs in the bottom of the ninth to beat Palmerton and advance to Colonial softball final
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
in the bottom of the ninth inning to give Catasauqua a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over Palmerton in the first game of a Colonial League semifinal Tuesday night at Patriots Park. The Rough Riders (18-3) will return to Pates Park at 5 p.m.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Five players to look out for at tonight's Colonial League softball semifinals, and who's going to winIt's Catasauqua vs. Palmerton and Northwestern vs. Bangor in tonight's Colonial
Five players to look out for at tonight's Colonial League softball semifinals, and who's going to win
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
It's Catasauqua vs. Palmerton and Northwestern vs. Bangor in tonight's Colonial League softball semifinals. Catty-Palmerton opens the doubleheader at Pates Park at 5 p.m. The fact that three of the four semifinalists are from the West Division shows... Read more
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The Express-Times
High school baseball rankings: Wild race to finish brings new No. 1and while the top EPC teams beat up on each other in the final games and start
High school baseball rankings: Wild race to finish brings new No. 1
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
and while the top EPC teams beat up on each other in the final games and start of the playoffs, one team over in the Colonial League remained spotless. As such, there is a new No. 1 in the lehighvalleylive rankings. The rest is muddy; any... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dieruff hurdler Mahendra McWhite ready to shine at districtsCan Notre Dame's Greg Lauray fly higher? The first-year track star cleared 7-1
Dieruff hurdler Mahendra McWhite ready to shine at districts
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Can Notre Dame's Greg Lauray fly higher? The first-year track star cleared 7-1 in the high jump at last week's Colonial League championships. Lauray drew quite the crowd for his record performance — and it was quite a sight. It'll be... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Central Catholic baseball team looks to continue postseason run against LibertyPark (7:15 p.m.). No. 3 Freedom (17-4) and No. 2 Parkland (14-7) will play in
Allentown Central Catholic baseball team looks to continue postseason run against Liberty
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Park (7:15 p.m.). No. 3 Freedom (17-4) and No. 2 Parkland (14-7) will play in the first EPC semifinal (4:30 p.m.). The Colonial League will also hold its semifinals Tuesday, with No. 3 Notre Dame-Green Pond taking on No. 2 Northwestern (4 p.m.)... Read more
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Times News
Tigers reach CL semisafter his fiancé gave birth to their first child, Zimmerman was back on the fie
Tigers reach CL semis
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
after his fiancé gave birth to their first child, Zimmerman was back on the field guiding Northwestern to a win in the Colonial League tournament. The Tigers jumped out to a quick 3-0 lead and earned a 5-2 victory over Salisbury in the... Read more
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Times News
Six area teams in playoffsSix area teams will be in action this week as both the Schuylkill League and Co
Six area teams in playoffs
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
Six area teams will be in action this week as both the Schuylkill League and Colonial League hold baseball and softball playoffs. Action will begin tonight as the Schuylkill baseball semis take place in Pine Grove. In the opening game of the... Read more
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Times News
Bombers fall in CL baseballEASTON — Hits continue to be hard to come by for the Palmerton baseball team.
Bombers fall in CL baseball
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
EASTON — Hits continue to be hard to come by for the Palmerton baseball team. On Saturday, in a Colonial League wild card playoff game against Notre Dame, pitcher Brandon Moffitt limited the Bombers to just three hits. The Crusaders rode Moffitt’s... Read more
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The Morning Call
Chad Remaly is ready for new role in charge of the Southern Lehigh athletics programalso getting onboard at Southern Lehigh." Remaly said the athletes at Southern
Chad Remaly is ready for new role in charge of the Southern Lehigh athletics program
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
also getting onboard at Southern Lehigh." Remaly said the athletes at Southern Lehigh are not only some of the best in the Colonial League, but also in District 11 and beyond. "I think Southern Lehigh athletes can compete with the very best," he... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lydia Danner, Brooke Wehr power Northwestern Lehigh softball team to winjust one earned run and her batterymate Brooke Wehr slugged a two-run home run
Lydia Danner, Brooke Wehr power Northwestern Lehigh softball team to win
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
just one earned run and her batterymate Brooke Wehr slugged a two-run home run as Northwestern defeated Salisbury 5-2 in a Colonial League softball quarterfinal. The fourth-seeded Tigers (13-8) advance to Tuesday night's semifinals where they will... Read more
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The Morning Call
COLONIAL LEAGUE SOFTBALL: Northwestern beats Salisbury 5-2 to advance to league semisearned run and her batterymate Brooke Wehr slugged a two-run home run as Northw
COLONIAL LEAGUE SOFTBALL: Northwestern beats Salisbury 5-2 to advance to league semis
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
earned run and her batterymate Brooke Wehr slugged a two-run home run as Northwestern Lehigh defeated Salisbury 5-2 in a Colonial League softball quarterfinal at Pates Park Saturday morning. The fourth-seeded Tigers (13-8) advance to Tuesday... Read more
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Times News
Palmerton inductees are Kleintop, Plessl, DakanIn that time, his teams compiled 269 wins, which included three Centennial Leag
Palmerton inductees are Kleintop, Plessl, Dakan
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
In that time, his teams compiled 269 wins, which included three Centennial League championships (1976, ‘78, and ‘83), and a Colonial League title in 1996. He was awarded the 1995-96 Colonial League Coach of the Year for Baseball. His Blue Bomber... Read more
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The Brown and White
A purr-fect rescue in Hunterdon | Turkeys and TrophiesPennsylvania Conference gold medal in the 100-yard dash to Saucon Valley's Rach
A purr-fect rescue in Hunterdon | Turkeys and Trophies
The Brown and White / Posted 15 days ago
Pennsylvania Conference gold medal in the 100-yard dash to Saucon Valley's Rachel Panek. Panek's apparent victory in the Colonial League 100-meter high hurdles had been voided because of a timing error. When the race was rerun, she finished... Read more
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Times News
Bombers in CL playoffs; Holloway tosses no-hitterPalmerton defeated Salisbury to gain a berth in the upcoming Colonial League ba
Bombers in CL playoffs; Holloway tosses no-hitter
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
Palmerton defeated Salisbury to gain a berth in the upcoming Colonial League baseball playoffs. Meanwhile, Jim Thorpe’s Maggie Holloway pitched a no-hitter against Weatherly. BASEBALL Palmerton-Salisbury Palmerton topped Salisbury in a Colonial... Read more
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The Morning Call
Colonial League baseball tournament heading to Parkland High School for this yearafter winning another Skyline Division title. Before that, Parkland's facility
Colonial League baseball tournament heading to Parkland High School for this year
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
after winning another Skyline Division title. Before that, Parkland's facility will begin a new role of hosting the Colonial League tournament. After holding the Colonial League baseball tournament at Limeport Stadium for many years, league... Read more
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The Morning Call
Catasauqua's Hannah Edwards says a championship would be best way to close out her record-breaking career11 title in softball, definitely have a shot, thanks in large part to Edwards.
Catasauqua's Hannah Edwards says a championship would be best way to close out her record-breaking career
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
11 title in softball, definitely have a shot, thanks in large part to Edwards. "But first, I would love to win another Colonial League championship," she said. "Winning one as a freshman was my greatest experience at Catty. Winning one as a... Read more
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Times News
Bears’ Mickens cops two firstsWHITEHALL – A strong start often leads to a good finish. When the Colonial Lea
Bears’ Mickens cops two firsts
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
WHITEHALL – A strong start often leads to a good finish. When the Colonial League and Eastern Pennsylvania Conference Track and Field Championships came to a close Wednesday, a number of Times News area athletes stood on the medal stand, many on the... Read more
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Times News
Northern Lehigh, Marian both record pair of winsNorthern Lehigh and Marian both picked up a pair of wins on the diamond Wednesd
Northern Lehigh, Marian both record pair of wins
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
Northern Lehigh and Marian both picked up a pair of wins on the diamond Wednesday. The Bulldogs defeated Palmerton in Colonial League action, while Marian’s wins came against Shenandoah in Schuylkill League play. BASEBALL Palmerton-No.... Read more
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The Morning Call
HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: What we know about the playoffs and the updated standingsWhen it comes to the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference and Colonial League softba
HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: What we know about the playoffs and the updated standings
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
When it comes to the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference and Colonial League softball tournaments, everything will be sorted out by tonight. In fact, there's a meeting at Stroudsburg High School to officially announce the eight seeds and who's playing... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lauray hits new highs for Notre Dame-Green PondHe was too absorbed on his task at hand. Finally, after Lauray reached 7 feet
Lauray hits new highs for Notre Dame-Green Pond
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
He was too absorbed on his task at hand. Finally, after Lauray reached 7 feet in the high jump — flying past the old Colonial League record and matching the sixth-best effort in the nation this year, the Notre Dame-Green Pond junior noticed... Read more
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The Morning Call
Finn, Schneck chase down school records at EPC meeton pacing himself better to earn a ticket to states with additional competition
Finn, Schneck chase down school records at EPC meet
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
on pacing himself better to earn a ticket to states with additional competition from Wilson's Joe Espinal, who won the Colonial League 800 in 1:58.31. "I know I can't go out like that against Espinal," Lafayette-bound Schneck said. "I've got... Read more
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The Morning Call
WATCH: Notre Dame's Greg Lauray breaks high jump recordDame of Green Pond high jumper Greg Lauray broke the regional record by clearin
WATCH: Notre Dame's Greg Lauray breaks high jump record
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
Dame of Green Pond high jumper Greg Lauray broke the regional record by clearing 7 feet, 1 inch during Wednesday's Colonial League Track & Field Championships Notre Dame of Green Pond high jumper Greg Lauray broke the regional record by... Read more
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The Morning Call
Colonial League and Eastern PA Track and Field Championship Meetplace winner Saucon Valley's Rachel Panek (left) and second place winner Southe
Colonial League and Eastern PA Track and Field Championship Meet
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
place winner Saucon Valley's Rachel Panek (left) and second place winner Southern Lehigh's Shannon Livezey run in the Colonial League girls 100 meter hurdles. Day two of the 2016 Colonial League and Eastern Pennsylvania Track and Field... Read more
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The Morning Call
Penn State star Saquon Barkley, Rachel Panek have golden moment, happy reunionSOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — One of the highlights from this year's Colonial Leag
Penn State star Saquon Barkley, Rachel Panek have golden moment, happy reunion
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP — One of the highlights from this year's Colonial League/Eastern Pennsylvania Conference track and field championships at Whitehall High School was a reunion of old friends who generated a lot of happy feelings. Saucon... Read more
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Times News
Tigers’ Tarvin grabs goldWHITEHALL – For track and field athletes from the Colonial League and the Easte
Tigers’ Tarvin grabs gold
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
WHITEHALL – For track and field athletes from the Colonial League and the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference, the “Trip to Ship” has officially begun. The annual two-day joint league meet at Whitehall High School’s Sports Complex officially ushered in... Read more
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Times News
Bulldogs clinch D-11 playoff berthvictory on Tuesday. SOFTBALL No. Lehigh-Wilson Northern Lehigh punched its t
Bulldogs clinch D-11 playoff berth
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
victory on Tuesday. SOFTBALL No. Lehigh-Wilson Northern Lehigh punched its ticket to the district playoffs with a 6-0 Colonial League shutout of Wilson. Kaitlin Hoffman had a phenomenal day for the Bulldogs. Hoffman earned the pitching win,... Read more
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