Philadelphia Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Philadelphia, PA

  • 3 hrs ago | via Philadelphia Eagles 

    Digital Nest: Sweeping The South

    On Sunday, the Eagles had the opportunity to finish off their season sweep of AFC South opponents and gain momentum as they head into a Dallas for a Thanksgiving showdown. On a beautiful day for football in South Philadelphia, the Eagles downed the Tennessee Titans 43-24.


  • Saturday | via 

    West Perry's historic year included PECO and Capital...

    With major contributions from the likes of Austin Perkins, Ethan Smeigh, Cole Lesh and Austin Fickes, West Perry held opponents to 1.05 goals per game. Within days after his West Perry soccer team had been knocked out of the District 3-AA tournament, Jared Weibley was plotting the next chapter in his six-year tenure.


  • Friday Nov 21 | via The Triangle 

    Philly Mag hosts ThinkFest 2014

    Although M. Night Shyamalan was billed as the event's headliner, Drexel President John A. Fry's Nov. 14 speech at Philadelphia Magazine's third annual ThinkFest was the more immediate one, framing a future for West Philadelphia supported by the tenets of innovation, expansion and collaboration. "This is a place to go if you're an entrepreneur, if you want to start things up, if you want to get things done, if you need funding, if you need co-op students.


  • Friday Nov 21 | via 

    Phillies make additions to 40-man roster

    THE PHILLIES added former first-round pick and Philadelphia native Jesse Biddle to the club's 40-man roster last night. The move isn't indicative of Biddle's chances of breaking camp with the team this spring.


  • Friday Nov 21 | via 

    Phillies add Biddle to 40-man roster

    The Phillies added prospect Jesse Biddle to their 40-man roster Thursday, and Biddle's recent elbow trouble was diagnosed as mild tendinitis. "Everything looked good," said Joe Jordan, the team's director of player development.


  • Wednesday Nov 19 | via The Morning Call 

    What does past history say about Northwestern's chan...

    Northwestern quarterback Frank Dangello and his teammates look to keep District 11's domination of District 2 alive in Friday's PIAA playoff game with Dunmore Northwestern quarterback Frank Dangello and his teammates look to keep District 11's domination of District 2 alive in Friday's PIAA playoff game with Dunmore History would seem to indicate that Northwestern has a strong chance at moving past Dunmore in Friday night's opening round of the PIAA Class 2A playoffs. This will be the ninth meeting between the District 11 and the District 2 champions in 2A since the PIAA began state playoffs back in 1988.


  • Sunday Nov 16 | via 

    Ben Franklin savors first Public League title since '66

    Soon after Ben Franklin had claimed its first Public League football championship since 1966, coach David Carter scoured the crowd looking for former Franklin players. "This is for you guys," Carter said after the Electrons' 36-24 defeat of Simon Gratz in Saturday's Class AAAA final at Northeast's Charles Martin Memorial Stadium.


  • Thursday Nov 13 | via Erie Times News 

    Burger King Classic field includes powerhouse programs

    The field for the 32nd Burger King Classic was announced Thursday with three powerhouses from New Jersey, Ohio and Pennsylvania, including two state champions. The tournament takes place Jan. 16-17 at the Hammermill Center.


  • Wednesday Nov 12 | via 

    Simmons and Bristol expect big things in district ti...

    Since stepping into Bristol's starting lineup midway through his freshman season, Donte Simmons has quietly put up big-time rushing numbers. Quick and elusive, the 5-foot-9, 170-pound senior has totaled 6,266 yards and 83 touchdowns on the ground.


  • Sunday Nov 9 | via 

    Kerrigan, La Salle get rematch vs. St. Joe's

    After his two brothers attended and played football at La Salle, Aidan Kerrigan says it was pretty much a no-brainer to follow in their footsteps. "I got a good feel for all the school had to offer," the 18-year-old said.


Philadelphia High Schools

Architecture And Design Charter High School (675 Sansom Street)
Bodine William W High School (1101 N 4th Street)
Bok Edward W Technical High School (1901 South 9th Street)
Brown Joseph High School (3600 Stanwood Street)
Carnell Laura High School (1100 Devereaux Avenue)