Haverford Scrimmage Photos

Posted on October 17, 2020 in Contributor, Havenfootball.net.

By Havenstatguys We had the pleasure of two photographers at the scrimmage this past Friday night!   The Strath Haven Gridiron Club has provided Manning Smith for game day photos and independent sports photographer Jim Quinn was also there.  Both got some great shots which are posted on our Game Photo Gallery page. If looking to… Read More

Inter-Ac Postpones Sports Until New Year

Posted on August 26, 2020 in Contributor.

Inter-Ac League Statement –  The members of the Inter-Academic Athletics League continue to focus on plans for the 2020-21 academic year with the safety and well-being of students, faculty, staff, and their communities the primary concern. In response to the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Directors of Athletics and Heads of School have… Read More

Archdiocese of Philadelphia cancels high school sports for Fall 2020

Posted on August 24, 2020 in Contributor, Havenfootball.net.

Statement from the Archdiocese: After much careful thought, consultation, and prayer a decision has been reached that all of our high schools will opt out of participation in interscholastic competition for the fall 2020 season. We recognize that this news is disappointing to many of our students, families and coaches, particularly our seniors. It saddens… Read More

High school referees waiting, some withdrawing, as possible season nears

Posted on August 19, 2020 in Contributor, Newspaper.

By Matt Bufano Being a high school referee is challenging under normal circumstances. It could be simultaneously rewarding and thankless, as the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association — the state’s governing body for such activities — warns online applicants that the job demands cognitive and physical sharpness. “The job is not for the faint of heart,”… Read More

PIAA executive director lobbies Athletic Oversight Committee for fall sports season, spectators

Posted on August 18, 2020 in Contributor, Newspaper.

By Edward Sutelan The PIAA’s efforts to convince the Pennsylvania state government to approve of the start of fall sports came to the PA Athletic Oversight Committee on Tuesday. PIAA Executive Director Robert Lombardi said that based on data that has come in through prescreening in the state compiled by member schools during the voluntary… Read More

Del-Val League cancels fall sports for 2020

Posted on August 14, 2020 in Contributor.

DEL VAL league 2020 Fall Sports Statement –  The Del-Val League has decided to end the 2020 Fall Sports season due to Covid-19 concerns. While the schools worked diligently to consider numerous pathways to find other alternatives to save the 2020 fall season, no satisfactory plan materialized. Our concerns for overall safety aligns the schools… Read More

Pa. recommends no school sports until 2021: Gov. Wolf

Posted on August 6, 2020 in Contributor, Newspaper.

By Edward Sutelan  Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said Thursday he believes there should be no sports in Pennsylvania for the remainder of the year. During a his press conference, Wolf was asked about the PIAA giving sports the green light to resume athletics in the state, to which he responded that “the recommendation is that we… Read More