Category Archives: Inter-Ac

Watkins’ rejection spurs Phelps over Haverford School

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – With a minute and a half remaining and his team up one, Haverford School guard Levan Alston, Jr. found himself on a 2-on-1 with teammate Lamar Stevens. Under the basket stood Phelps School forward Mike Watkins. … Continue reading

Posted in High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Roman improves to 5-0, lose Wilkerson to knee injury

Jeff McDevitt (@JeffMcDev) — Roman Catholic seems to be one-upping every team they play this year. Late in the third quarter of the Cahillites blowout win over Malvern Prep, sophomore guard Dakquan Davis had his shot blocked by Malvern’s Joey … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic League, High School, Inter-Ac, Jeff McDevitt, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Clover, St. Joe’s Prep bounce back over Malvern Prep

Jeff McDevitt (@JeffMcDev) — Looking to bounce back from a 3-15 shooting performance in a loss against George Washington on Monday, St. Joseph’s Prep wing Chris Clover licked his chops as he went through warm ups, ready to feast on … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic League, High School, Inter-Ac, Jeff McDevitt, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Shorthanded LaSalle handles Germantown Academy

Jeff McDevitt (@JeffMcDev) — With star big man Dave Krmpotich and lead guard Kitt-Najee Walls suspended for Tuesday night’s nonleague showdown with two-time defending Inter-Ac Champ Germantown Academy, the LaSalle High School Explorers weren’t given much of a chance to … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic League, High School, Inter-Ac, Jeff McDevitt, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Bostick makes big impact in Roman Catholic debut

Jeff McDevitt (@JeffMcDev) — Looking to make a splash in his first game as a Roman Catholic Cahillite, Math, Civics and Sciences  transfer Nazeer Bostick had a fast break. To show off his athleticism, he went up for a dunk … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic League, High School, Inter-Ac, Jeff McDevitt, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

2014-15 CoBL HS Preview: Inter-Academic League

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – The next generation of Division I prospects is ready for its turn to shine in the high-academic Inter-Academic Conference. Before they do, however, a few seniors who’ve already make a big mark on the league will … Continue reading

Posted in Features, High School, Inter-Ac, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

Play-By-Play Tip-Off Classic Preview

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – Plenty of top schools from Pennsylvania–and a few from New Jersey and Maryland–will be in action for the third annual Play By Play Tip-Off Classic at Philadelphia University (Pa.) on Saturday, Dec. 6. Here’s the schedule … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic League, District 1, Features, Friends Schools, High School, Inter-Ac, New Jersey, News, Public League, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Hunter’s 33 leads Friends Central past Malvern, 71-55

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – It hasn’t taken DeAndre Hunter much time to re-adjust to the high school varsity game. Prior to Tuesday’s season-opening win, the last time the Friends’ Central junior had donned the Phoenix uniform in game that counts … Continue reading

Posted in Friends Schools, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

92 in 92: Germantown Academy (Pa.)

Tom Reifsnyder (@tom_reifsnyder) – (Ed. Note: This piece is part of CoBL’s “92 Stories in 92 Days” high school season preview, which will feature a different team in the CoBL coverage range each day from September 1 to December 1. For the … Continue reading

Posted in High School, Inter-Ac, Tom Reifsnyder, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Alston, Reddish lead Haverford past Shipley, 60-30

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Haverford School coach Henry Fairfax likened his team’s non-league game against Shipley on Tuesday to a boxing match. The slow start to the game, he said, was like two prizefighters feeling each other out in the … Continue reading

Posted in Friends Schools, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

92 in 92: Episcopal Academy (Pa.)

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – (Ed. Note: This piece is part of CoBL’s “92 Stories in 92 Days” high school season preview, which will feature a different team in the CoBL coverage range each day from September 1 to December 1. … Continue reading

Posted in Features, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

92 in 92: Haverford School (Pa.)

Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) – (Ed. Note: This piece is part of CoBL’s “92 Stories in 92 Days” high school season preview, which will feature a different team in the CoBL coverage range each day from September 1 to December 1. … Continue reading

Posted in Ari Rosenfeld, Features, High School, Inter-Ac, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

92 in 92: Penn Charter (Pa.)

Alex Chesen (@amchesen) – (Ed. Note: This piece is part of CoBL’s “92 Stories in 92 Days” high school season preview, which will feature a different team in the CoBL coverage range each day from September 1 to December 1. … Continue reading

Posted in Alex Chesen, Features, High School, Inter-Ac, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

2015 wing Sam Lindgren commits to Colgate

Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) – Germantown Academy wing Sam Lindgren, who stood out all summer but was still yet to receive his first Divison I offer, is now off the board. Lindgren will be headed to Colgate University, giving head coach … Continue reading

Posted in Ari Rosenfeld, Features, High School, Inter-Ac, News, Recruiting, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

92 in 92: Malvern Prep (Pa.)

Tom Reifsnyder (@tom_reifsnyder) – (Ed. Note: This piece is part of CoBL’s “92 Stories in 92 Days” high school season preview, which will feature a different team in the CoBL coverage range each day from September 1 to December 1. … Continue reading

Posted in Features, High School, Inter-Ac, News, Tom Reifsnyder, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Inter-Ac MVP Tim Guers commits to St. Anselm (N.H.)

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Tim Guers didn’t know what else he needed to do to prove himself. As a junior at Germantown Academy, he averaged 16.9 ppg to lead the Patriots to an Inter-Academic League championship. For his efforts, the … Continue reading

Posted in College, Division II/III, Features, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off

CoBL/Nexxt Level Shootout this weekend

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – Thirty-two top area high school programs will be descending on Nexxt Level Sports this weekend for the CoBL/Nexxt Level Shootout, matching up teams from Pennsylvania against those from New Jersey and Delaware in a two-day event that … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic League, CoBL Events, District 1, High School, Inter-Ac, New Jersey, News, Public League, Staff, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Philly vs. NY All-City Classic rosters finalized

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – One of the classic East Coast basketball debates is always Philly vs. New York. And for the last few years, the All-City classic has tried to help settle that debate, with a trio of games featuring … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic League, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, News, Public League, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off

92 in 92: Springside-Chestnut Hill (Pa.)

Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) – (Ed. Note: This piece is part of CoBL’s “92 Stories in 92 Days” high school season preview, which will feature a different team in the CoBL coverage range each day from September 1 to December 1. … Continue reading

Posted in Ari Rosenfeld, High School, Inter-Ac, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Top 2015 guard Levan Alston sets final six schools

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – From a list of 20-plus offers, Haverford School/Team Final combo guard Levan “Shawn” Alston, Jr. has decided on his final six. And they are: Temple, Virginia Commonwealth, Marquette, Notre Dame, Penn State and Penn. “I picked … Continue reading

Posted in AAU, Features, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, News, Recruiting, Summer Leagues, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Temple Team Camp: Team Notebook (Day 1)

Andrew Koob (@AndrewKoob) & Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) – Temple kicked off its two-day team camp on Friday with plenty of talent showcased in just a few hours of game time. Temple coaches and plenty of smaller colleges got a good … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Koob, Ari Rosenfeld, College, Friends Schools, High School, Inter-Ac, New Jersey, Temple, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

SJU Team Camp: Team Notebook (Day 3)

David Hassinger (@david_hassinger), Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) & Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – The Saint Joseph’s high school team camp has nearly 40 squads from the greater Philadelphia region (and a few from slightly beyond that) on Hawk Hill this weekend, getting … Continue reading

Posted in Ari Rosenfeld, David Hassinger, District 1, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, New Jersey, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

SJU Team Camp: Team Notebook (Day 2)

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) & Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) – The Saint Joseph’s high school team camp has nearly 40 squads from the greater Philadelphia region (and a few from slightly beyond that) on Hawk Hill this weekend, getting a chance to … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic League, Friends Schools, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, News, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Saint Joseph’s Team Camp Preview (June 19-21)

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – The area high school team camps continue this weekend with a big affair at St. Joseph’s, as nearly 40 schools from Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware–plus one from a little further away–come to City Avenue for … Continue reading

Posted in District 1, Friends Schools, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, New Jersey, News, Public League, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

Penn Team Camp Preview (June 7)

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – This month, there are a number of high school team camps hosted by various colleges around the area. This is a preview of Penn’s, which takes place on Saturday, June 7 As would be expected from … Continue reading

Posted in College, District 1, High School, Inter-Ac, Josh Verlin, News, Penn, Public League, Top Stories, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off