Philadelphia Sports News
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Tuesday | via The Almanac
Joe Rossi In eight seasons at the helm, Joe Rossi guided South Fayette to the pinnacle of success and a spot on everybody's Coach of the Year list. During his tenure with the Lions, Rossi has racked up an 85-16 record. Comment?
Monday Dec 22 | via CBS Local
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Sunday Dec 21 | via Philly.com
Raymond J. Edelman, 87, of Woodbury, a highly regarded basketball coach at the Haverford School, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State University, and elsewhere, died Saturday, Dec. 6, of complications from a gall bladder infection at Inspira Medical Center in Woodbury. He was "a coach's coach on the offensive side," his eldest son, Raymond H. Edelman, said Sunday. Comment?
Sunday Dec 21 | via Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
From a Sewickley Heights estate to a shuttered fast-food restaurant in McKeesport, location manager John Adkins and his two trusted scouts found excellent places all over Western Pennsylvania to film "Foxcatcher." The movie, which opened Friday, takes viewers inside the ultra-wealthy orbit of John E. du Pont, whose fanatical obsession with winning Olympic gold led him to befriend freestyle wrestlers Mark and David Schultz. Comment?
Sunday Dec 14 | via Erie Times News
St. Joseph's Prep pulled off a stunning 49-41 victory over Pine-Richland on Saturday night for its second straight PIAA Class AAAA football championship title. St. Joe needed two clutch defensive stops in the final moments of the game, played at Hershey-park Stadium. Comment?
Saturday Dec 13 | via Erie Times News
WPIAL champion South Fayette beat Dunmore 28-16 on Saturday to claim its second straight PIAA Class AA football title. But Hayes emerged as South Fayette's workhorse against the District 2 challenger and legendary Dunmore head coach Jack Henzes. Comment?
Friday Dec 12 | via WNEP-TV Moosic
After an emotional win over an undefeated Wyomissing team in the Eastern Final last week the Dunmore Bucks face undefeated South Fayette in Saturday's "AA" state final. The Lions are making it look easy averaging 50ppg and looking for back-to-back state championships beating Imhotep Charter at Hershey in 2013. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Philly.com
Michael Shenoster, 16, of Philadelphia, takes a swing at baseball tossed bycoach Kelly DuPree at Shepard Recreation Center. The summer after winning the World Series, Jimmy Rollins talked to young ballplayers from the Shepard Recreation Center in West Philadelphia. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via Philly.com
St. Joseph's Prep, in looking to capture its second consecutive PIAA Class AAAA state football title, is preparing for a major aerial assault. Pine-Richland quarterback Ben DiNucci has connected on 246 of his 355 passes for 3,886 yards and 42 touchdowns. Comment?
Monday Dec 8 | via Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
All four WPIAL champs made it to the PIAA title games at Hersheypark Stadium. Although it's certainly not unheard of, this is the first time since 2007 all four WPIAL champs made it to the title games. Comment?
Sunday Dec 7 | via O-R Online
PHILADELPHIA – Russell Wilson threw two touchdown passes, ran for another score and the Seattle Seahawks stifled Philadelphia's high-powered offense in a 24-14 victory over the Eagles on Sunday. Comment?
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