Legendary high school football coach Mike Pettine dies suddenly at age 76

Posted on February 26, 2017 in Newspaper.

By Mike Kern MIKE PETTINE, simply put, was the best. For over three decades, his Central Bucks West football program was the measuring stick. Not just in this area but well beyond. His record was 326-42-4 in 33 seasons, which included four PIAA state titles. Before playoffs, he had several teams that were considered mythical… Read More

Schmidt steps down as Imhotep’s head football coach

Posted on February 22, 2017 in Newspaper.

By Rick O’Brien After a successful season that included a trip to the PIAA Class 4A state championship football game, Mark Schmidt has stepped down as Imhotep Charter’s head football coach. “I knew when I took over the job that it would be a year-to-year type of situation,” he said. “With a new administration, I… Read More

A look at the Southeastern Pa.’s top 2018 football prospects

Posted on February 5, 2017 in Newspaper.

By Rick O’Brien Most of Southeastern Pennsylvania’s elite football players, including University of Georgia-bound standouts D’Andre Swift and Mark Webb, made their college commitments official Wednesday. With national signing day in the books, here is our top-10 ranking of the best prospects in the class of 2018. 1. Isheem Young, Imhotep Charter. A hard-hitting and… Read More