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Spring Jam Fest Notebook: April 11

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – The 2014 AAU season really got underway in Manheim, Pa., when the Hoop Group’s Spring Jam Fest tipped off on Friday night. Hundreds of teams in the 17U, 16U and 15U brackets opened up play at … Continue reading

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La Salle’s run ends at hands of first-time champ New Castle

Jeff McDevitt (@JeffMcDev) — If there was a Cinderella in the PIAA playoffs this year, it was the La Salle College High School Explorers. Joe Dempsey’s squad returned a roster that lost nearly 98 percent of its minutes played from … Continue reading

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La Salle upsets Chester, advances to AAAA state final

Jeff McDevitt (@JeffMcDev) – Back on February 16, the La Salle Explorers won a nail-biter against St. Joe’s Prep to advance to the Catholic League semis. A loss would have ended their season. Then, on February 28, La Salle was … Continue reading

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La Salle ready to bring home program’s first title

Andrew Koob (@AndrewKoob) – La Salle College High School isn’t quite known as a “basketball school” The football team was crowned state champions in 2009 and, between 2008 and 2012, were Philadelphia Catholic League champs for five consecutive years and … Continue reading

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Herdsman’s double-double leads La Salle in blowout of Lower Merion

Jeff McDevitt (@JeffMcDev) — There’s no need to try and dramatize what happened at Colonial Elementary School in Saturday’s PIAA AAAA state quarterfinal playoff game. For 32 minutes, the La Salle Explorers took it to the defending the champ Lower … Continue reading

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Roman holds off furious La Salle rally, reaches PCL final

Jeff Neiburg (@Jeff_Neiburg) – Shep Garner said that they were never rattled. Chris McNesby said they might have been a little gassed. Either way, they’ll live to fight another day. No. 1 Roman Catholic watched its 39-24 end of third quarter … Continue reading

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La Salle marches by Judge in PCL opener

Jeff Neiburg (@Jeff_Neiburg) – Inclement weather delayed the opening of the Catholic League slate for Father Judge and La Salle College High School. Once the two teams got underway 19 hours after the original start time, it was all Explorers. … Continue reading

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