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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...

5 players that will shape the NBA for years to come

5 players that will shape the NBA for years to come

Adam Aaronson, Eastside Staff

December 3, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The NBA is currently loaded with young players who are sure to become stars in the next few years. The Association has an incredibly bright future, in large part because of these five players: Karl Anthony-Towns Towns, a second-year big man for the Minnesota Timberwolves, has a real chance at multi...

Crowd gathers on Wednesday night at Cherry Hill West to witness the annual “Boot” game between East’s and West’s football teams

Crowd gathers on Wednesday night at Cherry Hill West to witness the annual “Boot” game between East’s and West’s football teams

Asher Maitin, Eastside Entertainment Editor

November 24, 2016


Filed under Sports

A large, cold crowd gathered together on Wednesday night at Cherry Hill West to witness the annual “Boot” game between Cherry Hill East’s and West’s football teams. West came into the game with a confident 7-2 record and with nothing to leave behind after being defeated by Highland in the fir...

East Athletics Department: Looking back at the Fall Sports Season

East Athletics Department: Looking back at the Fall Sports Season

Brianna DiSanti, Eastside Staff

November 22, 2016


Filed under Eastside Special, Sports

That is what fall sports here at East are all about, bonds that can never be broken. Effort that is unbeatable, and Whether you’re an upperclassmen or a freshman, a tight knit family will be formed. After the school bell rings most students leave for the bus, or go to the library to get some ...

Seniors pull out a win against the juniors in the annual Powder Puff football game

Seniors pull out a win against the juniors in the annual Powder Puff football game

Sari Cohen, Eastside Entertainment Editor

November 1, 2016


Filed under East Sports, Showcase, Sports

The seniors beat the juniors in the annual Powder Puff football game 40-22.  Both teams played a tough game and the juniors kept up with the experienced seniors. Junior Head Coach Andrew Austin (’18) said, “I felt pretty confident [going into the game], we prepared a lot and we worked on it for about...

The Philadelphia 76ers enthusiastically prepare for the upcoming 2016-2017 NBA season

The Philadelphia 76ers enthusiastically prepare for the upcoming 2016-2017 NBA season

Adam Dashevsky, Eastside Staff

October 27, 2016


Filed under Sports

This weekend, many people will be dressing up in costumes for the 2016 Halloween season, but, before then, 14 people in particular will be suiting up in uniforms for the 2016 Sixers season. Though both prospects have the potential of being frightening, we’re certainly hoping to enjoy more treats tha...

Ten Must See Games in the 2016-17 NBA Season

Ten Must See Games in the 2016-17 NBA Season

Jacob Kernis, Eastside Staff

October 25, 2016


Filed under Professional Sports, Sports

As the NBA season approaches, we get to look ahead for the most interesting games during this long regular season. The 2016-17 season looks to offer interesting and emotional storylines for fans to get caught up in. With the season being less than a week away, here are ten must see games in the 2016-17 NBA season. 10. Chicago Bulls at Cleveland Cavaliers (December 2nd, 8:00 pm) ...

Pros and Cons: Cherry Hill East’s New Turf Field

Pros and Cons: Cherry Hill East’s New Turf Field

Naomi Korn, Eastside Staff

October 23, 2016


Filed under Sports

One of the new things that greeted Cherry Hill East high school students this year was the construction of the new turf field. The construction of the field finished recently. On Saturday, October 8, before the Cherry Hill East football game, Cherry Hill East cut the ribbon on its brand new field.  Besides...

East Football Team breaks in the new turf field

East Football Team breaks in the new turf field

Elissa Cohen, Eastside Sports Editor

October 8, 2016


Filed under Sports

The East Football Team played its first game on the new turf field on Saturday, October 8 against the Delsea Crusaders. The fans, the cheerleaders and the marching band all showed excitement about the first football game on the turf as the energy was high at Cherry Hill East. Prior to kickoff...

Jewish Community Center Sports Award Dinner honors East Alumni

Jewish Community Center Sports Award Dinner honors East Alumni

Drew Hoffman, Eastside Sports Editor

October 2, 2016


Filed under Sports

This year’s Katz JCC Sports Award Dinner took place on Monday, September 26, with many familiar faces being honored.  East alums Jake Silpe (‘15) and David Golkow (‘16) were honorees for the Emerging Leadership Award and the David Back Memorial Maccabi Award, respectively. The keynote speaker was NBA Hal...

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