In the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Goldilocks had to search around for porridge, a chair and a bed until she found the one that was just right. For senior basketball player, Bri Hart, her search through three different coaches in her four seasons appears to be ending with the one that’s just right.
A lot has changed since Kelsey Gallagher was named the new head coach of the Lady Hornets this past July. The team had a good showing in both the summer league and its own EHS...
With two of the Colonial League’s best big men, Salisbury’s inside game was dominant at times last year.
But with graduating much of that talent, this season’s squad will feature a drastically different style of play.
Forwards Jaxson Costello (a Colonial League First Team all-star) and Ryan Slutsky (honorable mention selection) headline a group of six graduates from last year’s team that went 20-8 and qualified for the PIAA tournament.
Blake Jones, Eric Frankenfield,...
Emmaus saw their hopes for a third straight PIAA championship come to an end with a 3-1 loss to Downingtown West. The loss snapped an 81-game winning streak for the Lady Hornets, who finished the year at 26-1.
While the season fell short of another championship, it was not without its highpoints. The team did capture their 29th straight District 11 Championship when it downed Easton 2-1 in overtime at the Zephyr Sports Complex in Whitehall. Emmaus also captured the EPC Championship,...
The Emmaus boys basketball program had one of its best seasons in school history last year. The Hornets went 22-7 overall and were 7.9 seconds away from clinching a berth in the state semifinals before falling to Carlisle 78-74 in double overtime of the PIAA Class 6A quarterfinal round.
Emmaus used a high-powered offense to win the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference Skyline Division, reach the District 11 Class 6A semifinals and win two games in the state tournament, the most in program...
The recent Fall Classic at Emmaus High School was a success in raising money for the American Cancer Society. This year’s edition featured 11 girls varsity basketball teams and four girls JV teams who battled each other over two days.
For the weekend, the event, which is organized and run by the Three-Point Club at Emmaus, raised $500 for the American Cancer Society.
Both the Emmaus varsity and JV teams were successful on the court as well, with both teams finishing with a 4-1...
The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference recently announced it’s 2017 girls volleyball all-star team.
Emmaus had two players named to the first team and two on the second team.
Junior Caroline Bond and senior Adelina Woolard-Rivera earned places on the EPC First Team, while senior Georgia Traynor and sophomore Macy Van Den Elzen earned second-team recognition.
Rachel Hess of Central Catholic was named the league’s MVP this season.
The following are this year’s Eastern...
The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference recognized it’s boys soccer all-stars during last month’s league championship games.
Emmaus had two players named to the first team in Dakota Bauer and James Haag.
East Stroudsburg South senior forward Darryl Langdon was named league MVP for this season.
The following are this year’s EPC Boys Soccer All-Stars:
D - Connor Burke (Jr., Parkland), Connor Morris (Sr., Parkland), James Haag (Sr., Emmaus); M - Jon...
The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference named golf all-star last month at the conclusion of the regular season.
Michelle Cox, a freshman on the EPC regular season champion Emmaus team, was named to the second team.
Pocono Mountain East’s Brett Wagner was named this year’s EPC golf boys MVP, while Stroudsburg’s Olivia Patrow was named girls MVP.
The following are this year’s EPC All-Star golfers:
Brett Wagner (Pocono Mountain East), Matt Kalamar (...
The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference announced girls soccer all-stars last month during the league’s championship week.
Emmaus saw one player named to the All-EPC First Team and two players earn league all-star status at some level.
Hornet sophomore defender Jada Tha was named to the first team, while senior midfielder Sophie Pickering earned a place on the second team this season. Parkland’s Brooke Schutter was named league MVP for the 2017 season.
The following is a...
It’s late in a high school basketball game and the score is close. Time is running out, so the coach of the team trailing on the scoreboard instructs his players to start fouling in an effort to stop the clock and hope that the opposing team misses their foul shots. The strategy turns the final minute of a game into a 10-minute affair.
That could be a thing of the past if the National Federation of State High School Associations has its way. The NFHS adopted rules changes for the...