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East Boys Lacrosse team crushes the West team with a final score of 19-3

East Boys Lacrosse team crushes the West team with a final score of 19-3

Jared Fisch, Eastside Underground Editor
April 1, 2017
Filed under East Sports, Showcase, Sports

https://twitter.com/EastsideOnline/status/848172832878022656 The Cherry Hill High School East Boys Lacrosse team defeated the Cherry Hill High School West Lions by a score of 19-3. Saint Joseph’s University commit, Evan Campbell (‘17), kicked off the scoring for the Cougars early in the first...

The March Madness Final Four takes place this Saturday and here is everything you should know

The March Madness Final Four takes place this Saturday and here is everything you should know

Adam Dashevsky, Eastside Staff
March 29, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

March is a very special time of year for sports fans. No, it is not because of St. Patrick’s day, and no, it is not because of Pi Day. The reason your friend is crying and throwing his/her phone is because it is “March Madness.” A time of year when the 64 best NCAA Division I basketball teams pla...

Former track star, Ms. Yanell Holiday serves as the new head coach for the girl’s track team

Former track star, Ms. Yanell Holiday serves as the new head coach for the girl’s track team

Elissa Cohen, Eastside Sports Editor
March 29, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Behind a new coaching staff comprised of coaches who have a rich history in track, the girls’ track team looks to revamp its program. The new head coach, Yanell Holiday intends to use her experience and knowledge of track to enhance East’s program. She will work with Christine Mason, Nicholas Wrigh...

A group of alumni join with Coach Radbill to help enhance the baseball program

A group of alumni join with Coach Radbill to help enhance the baseball program

Nick Feldman, Eastside Staff
March 20, 2017
Filed under Sports

Coach Erik Radbill puts an emphasis on his players being part of one big Cougar family and many alumni take this to heart. This proves true as multiple alumnus have come back to help out with the baseball program years after they graduated. East baseball has a storied history when it comes to alumni retu...

Villanova has a chance to win March Madness

Villanova has a chance to win March Madness

Naomi Korn, Eastside Staff
March 7, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

With March here, that means one thing for men’s college basketball—March Madness, the annual NCAA college basketball tournament. March Madness brackets will come out on March 12, while the first games of the tournament start on March 14. In this college basketball season, the Top 25 teams have been sh...

Joel Embiid should have made the NBA All-Star Game

Joel Embiid should have made the NBA All-Star Game

Adam Aaronson, Eastside Staff
February 3, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last week, the NBA All-Star Game reserves were announced, and Philadelphia 76ers fans are still shocked that their star rookie Joel Embiid was left off of the team. This was after he came in third place in fan voting out of all Eastern Conference frontcourt players, which in years past would guarantee h...

East Basketball team defeats Eastern with a score of 48-47 in a heated game Thursday night

East Basketball team defeats Eastern with a score of 48-47 in a heated game Thursday night

Dakota Rosen, Eastside Staff
January 31, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Playing against the Eastern Vikings on Thursday, January 26, Evan Campbell (’17) brought the boy’s basketball team team to victory as he scored the winning basket. Starting off in the first quarter, Sam Serata (’19) put East in the lead with a surprising 3-pointer. His game stayed alive as he b...

Hernandez Defeats Swenson in a Contested Wrestling Match

Ben Goldsmith, Eastside Multimedia Director
January 30, 2017
Filed under Sports

https://twitter.com/EastsideOnline/status/824412919941115904   Ryan Swenson (East) vc. Lorenzo Hernandez (West). Hernandez defeated Swenson in a heated match Wednesday, January 25.    

The 76ers finally look to a brighter future

The 76ers finally look to a brighter future

Adam Dashevsky, Eastside Staff
January 17, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Although the 76ers have been a complete mess over the past couple of years, the future is starting to look bright for this young team. The Sixers have two of the top five ranked rookies on their team, with Dario Saric and Joel Embiid at one on most if not all list. Embiid leads the team in points, rebounds, a...

The Best Sports Moments of 2016

The Best Sports Moments of 2016

Jacob Stein, Eastside Staff
January 7, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

    1. NCAA Men’s Basketball National Championship   The National Championship game pitted basketball powerhouse and the first seeded UNC against the second seeded Villanova. After both teams stormed through the first five rounds with relative ease, a close game was bound to occur. This indeed happened, as the game had 10 lead changes as well as 10 tied scores. With 5 minutes and 30 se...

East basketball team defeats the once unbeatable Lenape Indians

East basketball team defeats the once unbeatable Lenape Indians

Jake Cerota, Eastside Staff
January 4, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Joey DiAntonio (’17) was having an uncharacteristically poor shooting season from 3 point range. That all changed when the Cougars took on an undefeated Lenape team that was ranked in both the Philadelphia Inquirer and Courier Post’s top 5. Behind a loud Countrymen section, East jumped to a quick 7-0 lea...

Ball Don’t Lie wins 22nd tournament

Ball Don’t Lie wins 22nd tournament

December 21, 2016
Filed under Sports

In Eastside's 22nd dodgeball tournament, Ball Don't Lie -- Sean McKenna ('19), Joey Wright ('19), Jake Andrey ('19), Jack Winsett ('19), Steven Lombardi ('19) and Justin Cain ('18) -- won Division E, went 4-1 in the final round of 6 teams and then defeated #AsroffEra 2-1 in the finals, with the last...

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