Strath Haven rolls … so does Peichel’s dream sequence

Posted on October 12, 2019 in Homepage, Newspaper.

By Jack McCaffery On the list of possibilities Koll Peichel considered for himself Friday, a virtual football magic trick was somewhere near the bottom. “Never,” he said. “I never imagined it.” Aware that he would be deep on Strath Haven’s football depth chart, yet optimistic that the rampaging Panthers would be well enough ahead that… Read More

Adams’ super night ‘gift’ to Strath Haven seniors

Posted on October 5, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Harry Chakun The public address announcer introduced all of Strath Haven’s senior cheerleaders and football players before the Panthers hosted Springfield at George L. King Field Friday night. Haven junior back Jaris Adams got into the Senior Night act as part of his work efforts, which included 128 yards rushing on nine carries, including… Read More

Strath Haven’s Young helping to give boot to pediatric cancer

Posted on October 4, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Matt Smith Emmet Young is raising money to kick childhood cancer. This year, the Strath Haven senior wanted his contributions to the football team to mean more than simply a few extra points on the scoreboard. So, Young put it upon himself to raise money for childhood cancer by creating a fundraiser with Kick… Read More

Pio’s ‘big energy’ punt return gives Haven winning spark

Posted on September 28, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Matthew DeGeorge Strath Haven was mired in its sixth consecutive quarter without a touchdown when Ibo Pio lined up to receive a punt Friday night. The running back had gashed defenses for the first three weeks of the season, then found running room scarce as the Central League season rose up to meet the… Read More

Delco Football Friday: Del Val kicks off with two intriguing games

Posted on September 27, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Matt Smith Marple Newtown at Strath Haven, 7 The Tigers (5-0) are the last remaining undefeated team in the Central League. Joey Paoletti threw for 181 yards and a touchdown and ran for a score in the Tigers’ 17-12 win at Upper Darby last week. The Panthers (4-1) look to rebound from their first… Read More

Haverford’s ‘perfect guys’ shut down Strath Haven

Posted on September 21, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Matthew DeGeorge In terms of volume of plays to scheme against, Strath Haven’s offense doesn’t register as the most complex. Hasn’t for a lot of years. Won’t for as long as Kevin Clancy, Delaware County’s winningest head coach, is on the sidelines. But the veiled simplicity makes it arguably harder to stop: The same… Read More

Strath Haven gets back to basics, runs down the Radnor

Posted on September 14, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Todd Orodenker The second half was three minutes old, each team had a touchdown and Strath Haven was ready to play its specific brand of football. The Panthers slogged their way through the first half Friday. Adjustments were made. They gave up a score. Enter: Multiple classic Kevin Clancy drives and stingy defense. The… Read More