Upper Providence >> You could say first-year Boyertown football coach George Parkinson is a proponent of the "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" theory.If something is working, Parkinson is going to keep hammering away. And hammering. And hammering.Which is exactly what the visiting Bears did in Saturday's 58-28 Pioneer Athletic […]
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FAIRVIEW VILLAGE >> No, Conner Derrickson is not planning a visit to Walt Disney World in the immediate future.But given his achievements Saturday, it wouldn't be beyond reason to consider Methacton's senior quarterback a candidate to celebrate with a trip to the mega-resort in Orlando.Derrickson was a unique two-way star during the school […]
PHILADELPHIA >> Not long after he helped lose a puck that turned into a tying goal for the Detroit Red Wings, Brayden Schenn found himself in the right place at the right time. So he did the right thing.Working down low on a power play, Schenn was able to get a piece of a Jake Voracek shot toward the slot and it trickled past Wings goalie Jonas Gustavs […]
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COLLEGEVILLE >> As Matt Glowacki crossed midfield, he identified potential tacklers to block with his voice and index finger."I was pointing and yelling," he said.Within 20 yards of the end zone, he slowed to allow several pursuers to run past him. Cutting left, Glowacki emerged from a crowd and galloped into the end zone.