RSS Feed from The Phoenix Reporter and Item: http://www.phoenixvillenews.com The latest news from The Phoenix Reporter and Item: http://www.phoenixvillenews.com website: all stories http://www.phoenixvillenews.com The Phoenix Reporter and Item Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:42:18 -0400 60 <![CDATA[PHOTOS: Temple basketball coach visits Spring-Ford camp]]> Temple men's basketball coach Fran Dunphy spoke to campers at Ed Sharr's Definitely Sports basketball camp at Spring-Ford School District's Seventh Grade Center. More than 80 children participated in this year's camp.

Dunphy has coached the Temple Owls men's basketball team since April 2006, where he led the team to the Atlantic 10 tournament championship three times.

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<![CDATA[Devon Prep baseball rallies around ailing facilities director]]> It may have been Friday the 13th, but bad luck was not a problem for Devon Prep's Varsity Baseball team as they defeated Elk County Catholic at Penn State University for the PIAA Class A State Championship.

This small, private school, with barely 200 students, competed against schools with more than three, four and five times the enrollment, and went all the way to the state championship for the first time in the school's history.

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Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:55:49 -0400 2014-07-08T14:55:49-04:00 2014-07-08T14:56:01-04:00
<![CDATA[Local field hockey players aim for spots on national team]]> A number of local field hockey players are among those vying for spots on the USA national team.

The University of Connecticut's Marie Elena Bolles and sister Olivia Bolles (Villa Maria/Phoenixville) and Duke's Alyssa Chillano (Spring-Ford) were selected to participate in the Women's National Championship.

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