College Sports

College Corner: Former Phantoms Deyo, Keys, DiFebbo continue hoops |Nov 25, 2013

MENíS BASKETBALL At Division III Alvernia University in Reading, Harrison Deyo (Phoenixville) scored 10 points and pulled down eight rebounds as his team defeated Johns Hopkins, 81-65, on Nov. 20.

VFCC has opening for womenís softball coach |Nov 13, 2013

Valley Forge Christian College, an Assemblies of God college located in Phoenixville, invites applications for the position of head womenís softball coach. VFCC is a National Christian College Athletic Association Division II (NCCAA II) Member and National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III (NCAA III) Provisional Member.

Local products assist Bloomsburg, West Chester |Nov 12, 2013

WEST CHESTER - This was Division II college football at its best.

S-F grad Sasek leads Delaware football upset |Nov 7, 2013

University of Delaware senior quarterback Trevor Sasek, a Spring-Ford graduate from Limerick, has been named the Colonial Athletic Association Football Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts in the Blue Hensí 32-31 upset victory over Towson Nov.

Zulli lands PSAC Offensive Player of the Week |Nov 5, 2013

Senior quarterback Zach Zulli (Perkiomen Valley) of Shippensburg University was named the PSAC Eastern Division Offensive Player of the Week on Nov. 3 afternoon by the conference office after throwing for five touchdowns and a season-high 466 yards in a primetime nationally televised 34-18 road upset at No.

College Corner: PVís Perozze leads La Salle |Nov 4, 2013

CROSS COUNTRY Division I Vince Perozze (Perkiomen Valley) and La Salle won their second Atlantic 10 Championship in three years on Nov. 2 morning at Pole Green Park.

College Corner |Oct 24, 2013

FIELD HOCKEY Division I Preseason Big East Offensive Player of the Year Maria Elena Bolles (Phoenixville, Villa Maria Academy) scored the first hat trick of her career, with three goals in a 5:14 span, to lead No.

Bolles assists USA Field Hockey Team |Aug 26, 2013

MONCHENGLADBACH, Germany Ė Not holding back an ounce of energy, the U.S. Under-21 National Team exerted their entire selves for 70 minutes of elite play in the final field hockey match at the Junior World Cup against South Africa.

WC Eagles of Spring City win USA field hockey crown |Aug 8, 2013

The WC Eagles of Spring City dominated the USA Field Hockey 2013 National Club Championships, winning all three national age groups: Under 14, Under 16 and Under 19.

Mishock Physical Therapy wins VFCC title |Aug 1, 2013

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Playoffs loom in VFCC Summer League |Jul 18, 2013

CHARLESTOWN - Entering the final week of regular season play in the Valley Forge Christian College Menís Basketball Summer League, sponsored by Embassy Suites Philadelphia-Valley Forge and miler Flooring Company, teams are fighting for playoff contention.

Favorites look strong in VFCC basketball |Jul 2, 2013

CHARLESTOWN - After two weeks of play in the 2013 season of the Valley Forge Christian Copllege Menís Basektball Summer League, sponsored by Embassy Suites Philadelphia-Valley Forge and Miller Flooring Company, Bella Napoli Pizzeria has established itself as one of the favorites to again win the league, currently sitting atop the leader board at 3-0.

The incredible fall and rise of Michelle Konkoly |Jun 25, 2013

Michelle Konkoly quickly walked down the familiar East Wing of Methacton High School hallway to her former home pool last week, a spring in her step, a happy smile on her pretty face.

Favorites look strong in VFCC basketball |Jun 24, 2013

CHARLESTOWN - After two weeks of play in the 2013 season of the Valley Forge Christian College Menís Basketball Summer League, sponsored by Embassy Suites Philadelphia - Valley Forge and Miller Flooring Company, Bella Napoli Pizzeria has established itself as one of the favorites to again win the league.

S-F grad Kodish works in global health |Jun 19, 2013

Steve Kodish has always been quite proficient at balancing athletics and academics.

PV track star Heimbach selects West Chester |Jun 19, 2013

GRATERFORD ó There was something about West Chester University that immediately reminded standout hurdler Ryan Heimbach of his Perkiomen Valley track and field team.

Ramsí Payonk to play hoops for Scranton |Jun 18, 2013

ROYERSFORD - Whether it was on offense or defense, Spring-Fordís Sarah Payonk seemed to play a critical role for the girls basketball team for the past four years.

VFCC menís basketball under way |Jun 18, 2013

CHARLESTOWN - The 2013 season of the Valley Forge Christian College Menís Basketball Summer League, sponsored by Embassy Suites Philadelphia-Valley Forge and Miller Flooring Company, is under way, and it is off to a competitive start.

McElwee to swim at Susquehanna |Jun 12, 2013

PHOENIXVILLE - Erin McElwee has not made her final splash in the waters of competitive swimming.

VFCC set to open summer hoop slate |Jun 5, 2013

College Corner: Terstappen pole vaults to NCAAs |Jun 2, 2013

Yenchick selects Salisbury football |Apr 22, 2013

PHOENIXVILLE - The surroundings seem just right for Ryan Yenchick.

Wood enjoys stellar career at Kutztown U. |Mar 26, 2013

KUTZTOWN - Ashley Wood was not a prolific scorer during her scholastic girls basketball career at Spring-Ford High School.

College Corner: Casselberry starts fast at Bloomsburg |Mar 22, 2013

BASEBALL Bloomsburg University freshman Joey Casselberry (Methacton) went 3-for-3 with atwo runs batted in during a lost to Trevecca Nazarene in Game 2 of a doubleheader. In Game 1, Casselberry stroked a double.

Six S-F gridders to play in college |Mar 13, 2013

ROYERSFORD - Spring-Ford enjoyed a fantastic football season last fall under head coach Chad Brubaker.

|Mar 5, 2013

BASEBALL Kutztown University sophomore Thomas Romano (Phoenixville) had one hit and one run scored in a 2-0 victory over Bloomsburg.

VFCC men win 2nd region title in row |Feb 28, 2013

LANCASTER - The rivalry between Lancaster Bible College and Valley Forge Christian College was renewed Friday night, Feb. 22, when the Chargers and Patriots met in the NCCAA East Region championship game for the fifth straight year.

College Corner: Carr takes 2nd in 800 at MACs |Feb 27, 2013

Elizabethtown freshman Rachel Carr (Phoenixville) placed second in the 800-meter run at the MAC Championships with a time of 2:18.50.

Three Phantom girls sign for college softball |Feb 21, 2013

PHOENIXVILLE - Three Phoenixville senior girls softball players have announced their commitments to continue their academic and athletic careers at the collegiate level.

College Corner: Keys helps lift Cabrini |Feb 20, 2013

Amber Keys (Phoenixville), a 5-10 sophomore forward, has been one of the Cabrini College womenís basketball leaders.

A. Carrollís Walsh decides on Temple field hockey |Feb 18, 2013

PHOENIXVILLE - The city lifestyle appeals to Michelle Walsh, the Archbishop Carroll field hockey star and Phoenixville resident. She also likes the option of being close to home.

College Corner: Carr runs 800 at Elizabethtown |Jan 29, 2013

WOMENíS TRACK Elizabethtown freshman Rachel Carr (Phoenixville) finished sixth in the 800 meters during the Collegeville Classic at Ursinus College. Carr was timed at 2:26.80.

College Corner: Winston plays hoops for Penn State-Abington |Dec 10, 2012

WOMENíS BASKETBALL Janay Winston (Phoenixville) is playing basketball at Penn State University-Abington Campus.

DL Kennedy stars for Bloomsburg; Lohr lifts Vandy |Nov 28, 2012

Chris Kennedy, a Phoenixville resident and Archbishop Carroll High School product, helped lead Bloomsburg University to a 10-1 football record this fall in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC).

VFCC menís basketball off to 2-1 start |Nov 21, 2012

CHARLESTOWN - The Valley Forge Christian College menís basketball team, under the direction of Jon Mack for the 12th season, has started the 2012-13 campaign with a 2-1 record.

VFCC womenís basketball starts season 1-2 |Nov 21, 2012

CHARLESTOWN - The Valley Forge Christian College womenís basketball team is off to a 1-2 start for the 2012-13 season under new head coach Gretchen LeVan.

Phoenixvilleís Peto stars for Alvernia field hockey |Nov 15, 2012

READING - Miranda Peto wants to make the most out of her senior year at nearby Alvernia University.

VFCC to host Hersha Hospitality Tip-Off Classic in basketball |Nov 9, 2012

The annual Hersha Hospitality Tip-Off Classic in menís and womenís basketball will be held at Valley Forge Christian College from Thursday, Nov. 15, through Saturday, Nov. 17, at The Pit court.

McQuiston brothers help lead Kenyon gridders to first place |Nov 8, 2012

Alec McQuiston (Phoenixville) and older brother Sam McQuiston (Phoenixville) have helped elevate Kenyon from last place to first place in the Northern Collegiate Athletic Conference (NCAC) in Division III college football action.

Andrews sees action with Gettysburg football |Sep 19, 2012

COLLEGEVILLE - Travis Andrews is experiencing what many collegiate freshmen do as they attempt to make the step up in athletics competition.

VFCC advances to NCAA Div. III |Aug 24, 2012

CHARLESTOWN - Valley Forge Christian College (VFCC) has been officially accepted into the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCA) Division III provisional membership process, effective Sept. 1, 2012.

Bella Napoli Pizzeria wins VFCC hoops title |Aug 2, 2012

CHARLESTOWN - Bella Napoli Pizzeria has reclaimed the Valley Forge Christian College Menís Summer Basketball League title for 2012.

Playoffs looming in VFCC Summer Basketball League |Jul 19, 2012

phoenixvillenews.com CHARLESTOWN - With just two weeks of regular season play left, teams are fighting for playoff contention in the Valley Forge Christian College Menís Summer Basketball League.

Chandler DiFebbo picks Gwynedd-Mercy basketball |Jul 3, 2012

PHOENIXVILLE - Chandler DiFebbo enjoyed a big senior year in girls basketball and field hockey at Phoenixville Area High School.

VFCC Menís Summer Basketball League opens |Jun 1, 2012

Rutherford picks Juniata field hockey |May 29, 2012

bsankey@ phoenixvillenews.com PHOENIXVILLE - Juniata College field hockey is in somewhat of a rebuilding mode in field hockey, and Phoenixvilleís Melissa Rutherford wants to be part of that project.

Daywalt returns to All-East Region roster |May 25, 2012

Chestnut Hill College senior second baseman Jesse Daywalt (Phoenixville) earned his second straight, Second Team selection to the Daktronics Inc. East Region Baseball Team from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II.