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The title could easily have gone one of three ways in the evenly matched league championship Feb. 3 between La Salle, Archbishop Wood and Father Judge. The latter emerged with their second crown in three years.
Middle linebacker Luke Kuechly, preparing to play in the Feb. 7 Super Bowl, credits his parents and his Catholic faith for making him not only a fierce competitor but also the nicest guy on the team.
See the current standings (through Jan. 27) for girls and boys’ basketball in the Philadelphia Catholic League.
Because of the impending winter storm, see the new times for games scheduled today, plus current standings through Jan. 21 and a list of the league’s top scorers.
Neumann-Goretti, at 15-0 and winner of 36 straight Catholic League wins, prevailed in a hard fought contest against 12-2 Cardinal O’Hara, 62-56 on Jan. 18. Both teams may meet again in the playoffs.
John Knebels recaps the 2015 Catholic League football season and provides highlights of West Catholic’s noteworthy accomplishments.
La Salle pulled off a last-minute victory against St. Joseph’s Prep to win the Catholic League football crown. The Explorers play Parkland in PIAA Class AAAA state tournament on Saturday, Dec. 5 at 1 p.m. at Northeast High School.
See details on the full slate of five playoff games this weekend, plus fearless predictions by sports columnist John Knebels. See the teams’ head-to records this year, and their first-team All-Catholics.
Ryan capped a 19-1-1 season with the Catholic League soccer title and District 12 championship, in a campaign that has seen the Ragdolls outscore opponents 80-8.