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Times News
Football season kicks off tonightwar, right? ... Northern Lehigh, 21-20 NORTHWESTERN AT PALMERTON — Shouldn’t t
Football season kicks off tonight
Times News / Posted 6 hours ago
war, right? ... Northern Lehigh, 21-20 NORTHWESTERN AT PALMERTON — Shouldn’t this game be played in late October? The Colonial League has adjusted its schedule this year so this traditional late-season contest in now kicking off the season. It... Read more
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The Morning Call
Predictions for all area HS Football games: Right now, it's only the Groller ChallengeHis Cavs will need to show the same fight to stay competitive with the Hurrican
Predictions for all area HS Football games: Right now, it's only the Groller Challenge
The Morning Call / Posted 14 hours ago
His Cavs will need to show the same fight to stay competitive with the Hurricanes. Stephen Miller will have coverage. COLONIAL LEAGUE Salisbury 28, Catasauqua 14 -- The Falcons had a breakthrough year in 2015. The Roughies need one in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Week 1 Colonial League high school football preview capsulesBangor were three points less than Bangor scored all season (64). Saucon Valley
Week 1 Colonial League high school football preview capsules
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Bangor were three points less than Bangor scored all season (64). Saucon Valley finished the season ranked first in the Colonial League in scoring and rushing offense (373.7 yards per game), while Bangor ranked last in scoring and total offense... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bangor quarterback job remains up for grabsnot create too much clarity. The Slaters, who are coming off of a 1-9 season l
Bangor quarterback job remains up for grabs
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
not create too much clarity. The Slaters, who are coming off of a 1-9 season last year, are just one of 10 teams in the Colonial League who will feature a different starting quarterback than last season. However, the Slaters went into the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Northwestern looks to repeat in Colonial League boys soccerLast year, it was Northwestern that rolled through the Colonial League with a p
Northwestern looks to repeat in Colonial League boys soccer
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
Last year, it was Northwestern that rolled through the Colonial League with a perfect 12-0 record and a postseason championship. Those Tigers went on a win a District 11 Class 2A crown and play in the state semifinals. If the coaches are correct,... Read more
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The Morning Call
5 Things to look for in the Colonial League this yearThe 2016 season starts on Friday, Aug. 26. Here are five questions/storylines t
5 Things to look for in the Colonial League this year
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
The 2016 season starts on Friday, Aug. 26. Here are five questions/storylines that should shape the Colonial League this season. 1. How well will Saucon Valley fill in its openings? The Panthers have won back-to-back leagues titles, but they also... Read more
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Times News
Jim Thorpe, Northwestern pick up golf winswhile the Tigers topped Salisbury. Northwestern-Salisbury Tyler Wiik fired a
Jim Thorpe, Northwestern pick up golf wins
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
while the Tigers topped Salisbury. Northwestern-Salisbury Tyler Wiik fired a 79 to help Northwestern post a 421-492 Colonial League victory over Salisbury. All five Tigers that figured in the scoring shot rounds below 90. Luke Hallman was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehighton opens a new stadium in a new league with hopes of continuing its past successare still a 3A member in the reconfigured six-class PIAA bracketing, but will h
Lehighton opens a new stadium in a new league with hopes of continuing its past success
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
are still a 3A member in the reconfigured six-class PIAA bracketing, but will have a lot of new company in that class with Colonial League members such as Notre Dame, Northern Lehigh, Palisades, Pen Argyl, Salisbury and Wilson mixing in. Eight of... Read more
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Times News
Thorpe, Weatherly welcome new coachesbut Knoll has seen some vast improvements. Graduated senior Jon Schwartz had an
Thorpe, Weatherly welcome new coaches
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
but Knoll has seen some vast improvements. Graduated senior Jon Schwartz had an impressive 2015 campaign. He medaled at the Colonial League championship and missed qualifying for District 11 competition by just one stroke. “The record doesn’t show,... Read more
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Times News
Jim Thorpe opens tennis season with win103, Carter Wolfe 107, Mason Franell 112 Palmerton-Notre Dame GP Palmerton ea
Jim Thorpe opens tennis season with win
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
103, Carter Wolfe 107, Mason Franell 112 Palmerton-Notre Dame GP Palmerton earned a road victory over Notre Dame in Colonial League action, 483-495. Kody Kolnik had the best round of the match, shooting an 85 to lead the Bombers. Johnathan... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wealth of talent returns in District 11 girls tennisThe Colonial League and Eastern Pennsylvania Conference have returned a wealth
Wealth of talent returns in District 11 girls tennis
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
The Colonial League and Eastern Pennsylvania Conference have returned a wealth of talent this girls tennis season, which began Monday. Both District 11 Class 2A and 3A singles champions are back this season as seniors. Southern Lehigh's Nina... Read more
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The Brown and White
10 Colonial League football games to watch this seasonThe Colonial League football schedule figures to be an unpredictable ride. Even
10 Colonial League football games to watch this season
The Brown and White / Posted 4 days ago
The Colonial League football schedule figures to be an unpredictable ride. Even if the eventual winners aren't clear, there are still a bunch of good bets for fans who want exciting matchups. Scroll through the slideshow for 10 Colonial League games... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Southern Lehigh to replace Levengood, Priceoff of in camp. Southern Lehigh knows the gaps are there to fill. But the foun
Southern Lehigh to replace Levengood, Price
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
off of in camp. Southern Lehigh knows the gaps are there to fill. But the foundation of a championship pedigree is present, with the senior class leaving a legacy of two Colonial League titles and an Eastern Conference championship as a prec... Read more
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The Morning Call
Despite changes, Saucon Valley and Notre Dame-Green Pond among Colonial League contenders againAs crazy as it seems, winning a district championship proved the fastest path t
Despite changes, Saucon Valley and Notre Dame-Green Pond among Colonial League contenders again
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
As crazy as it seems, winning a district championship proved the fastest path to a coaching change in the Colonial League last season. First-time head coach Phil Sams inherits a Saucon Valley team coming off an undefeated season (10-0) in league... Read more
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The Morning Call
Emmaus football team's offense delivers strong showing in scrimmage vs. Central Catholicbut we have to execute a little more with some plays. We had some missed opport
Emmaus football team's offense delivers strong showing in scrimmage vs. Central Catholic
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
but we have to execute a little more with some plays. We had some missed opportunities out there on both sides of the ball." Saucon Valley opens defense of its Colonial League championship Friday at Bangor. Twitter @mcall_smiller 610... Read more
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The Morning Call
Colonial League football capsulestook their lumps literally and figuratively last season, but they should be rea
Colonial League football capsules
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
took their lumps literally and figuratively last season, but they should be ready to return the favor to some of their Colonial League foes this season. If the offensive line comes together and becomes a steady unit capable of sustaining a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Nazareth team shoots 65 to win John Wasser Cup junior golf titlewon for the first time. "It's a good cause that we're playing for." The tourna
Nazareth team shoots 65 to win John Wasser Cup junior golf title
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
won for the first time. "It's a good cause that we're playing for." The tournament drew top players from the EPC and Colonial League, including defending District 11 girls champ Samantha Fritzinger of Emmaus, EPC boys champ Brian Whelan of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Palmerton High School football preseason reportWhere's the beef? The Blue Bombers must replace seven starters on each side of
Palmerton High School football preseason report
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Where's the beef? The Blue Bombers must replace seven starters on each side of the ball. Among the key losses are All-Colonial League offensive linemen Jericho Burger and Owen Miller. Rai Washington and Burger were also honored as defensive... Read more
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The Morning Call
Northwestern High School football preseason reportsort of infuse the younger guys," coach Josh Snyder said. Senior wide receiver
Northwestern High School football preseason report
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
sort of infuse the younger guys," coach Josh Snyder said. Senior wide receiver Trevor Cunningham earned second-team All-Colonial League honors last season as both a receiver and defensive back. He tallied 420 receiving yards on 24 receptions... Read more
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The Morning Call
Northern Lehigh High School football preseason report3 TIDBITS ON THE BULLDOGS 1. Two QBs better than one? The Bulldogs had the sec
Northern Lehigh High School football preseason report
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
3 TIDBITS ON THE BULLDOGS 1. Two QBs better than one? The Bulldogs had the second-best rushing attack in the Colonial League last season (241.9 yards per game) behind Saucon Valley. A large part of the ground attack in the Bulldogs' triple-option... Read more
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The Morning Call
Catasauqua returns most of its offensestarting unit. Last season, the Rough Riders averaged the second-fewest rushin
Catasauqua returns most of its offense
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
starting unit. Last season, the Rough Riders averaged the second-fewest rushing yards per game (107.3) of any team in the Colonial League. While they also had the third-best passing offense (192.5 yards per game), the need for a balanced offensive... Read more
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The Morning Call
Notre Dame Green Pond returns with new coach, new faces from last year's powerhouse teamseason, the Crusaders led the league in total offense (462.2 yards per game), w
Notre Dame Green Pond returns with new coach, new faces from last year's powerhouse team
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
season, the Crusaders led the league in total offense (462.2 yards per game), won a district title and went 9-1 in the Colonial League with their only loss in league coming against Saucon Valley. "We laid a tremendous foundation for what's to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Saucon Valley High School football preseason reportthere." Sams, a physical education teacher and the head baseball coach at Sauc
Saucon Valley High School football preseason report
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
there." Sams, a physical education teacher and the head baseball coach at Saucon Valley, takes over a program coming off Colonial League and District 11 Class 3A titles and a 14-1 record in 2015, the best season in the program's history. 2.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Southern Lehigh High School football preseason reportwill come into this season ranked fourth on the program's all-time receiving to
Southern Lehigh High School football preseason report
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
will come into this season ranked fourth on the program's all-time receiving touchdowns list (17), and the Colonial League career receptions list is not completely out of reach for him. Walter will be counted on more this season... Read more
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The Morning Call
PRESEASON FOOTBALL POSTCARD: Pen Argyland Logan Ruppert (79 tackles, two interceptions) lead the Green Knights' 4-3 s
PRESEASON FOOTBALL POSTCARD: Pen Argyl
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
and Logan Ruppert (79 tackles, two interceptions) lead the Green Knights' 4-3 scheme. Ruppert earned second-team All-Colonial League honors on defense last season. Logan Sterner and Nick Guerro also return in the defensive backfield. 2.... Read more
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Times News
Website changesLeague. I believe that this site now gives us the ability to compete with some
Website changes
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
League. I believe that this site now gives us the ability to compete with some of the other conferences— the EPC, Colonial League, Heartland Conference, those are the places that we wanted to make sure we are up there with. I think that we... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley football coaches prepared for shortened preseasonLehigh coach John Toman also pointed to spring football as a benefit. The Spart
Lehigh Valley football coaches prepared for shortened preseason
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
Lehigh coach John Toman also pointed to spring football as a benefit. The Spartans went to Florida in 2012 before their Colonial League schedule began. Having spring football and needing to be ready for a road trip led to a practice structure... Read more
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The Express-Times
'There's no words': Long-time coach remembers Tom Poynton Jr.played for the 2002-03 Warriors boys basketball team that went 18-0 in the regu
'There's no words': Long-time coach remembers Tom Poynton Jr.
The Express-Times / Posted a month ago
played for the 2002-03 Warriors boys basketball team that went 18-0 in the regular season and fell just shy of their first Colonial League championship, losing 60-51 to Saucon Valley High School to finish the season 24-3. It's a record Frankenfield... Read more
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Times News
On This DateJuly 22, 1993 - The Colonial League unanimously accepts seven Centennial League
On This Date
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
July 22, 1993 - The Colonial League unanimously accepts seven Centennial League schools that applied for applications at an emergency meeting at Nazareth. The schools accepted include Lehighton, Northern Lehigh, Northwestern, Palmerton, Pleasant... Read more

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