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Winter Sports Updates

Ice Hockey
The Ice Hockey team is off to another strong start.  They will take their 6-2 record into an important AAA matchup on Thursday, December 7th vs. Mavern Prep, 7:20pm at Grundy.
The team participated in the National Invitational Scholastic Hockey Tournament in Jamestown, NY November 29 - December 3rd.  The Firebirds set out to defend their Governor's Cup title for the third year in a row, but fell just short to Ontario Hockey Academy, 5-3 in the championship game.  Max Massari '18 (7 goals, 2 Assists) and Luke Aquaro '18 (4 goals, 10 assists) led the team in scoring.

Congratulations to our swimming team, now 2-0 after defeating Upper Moreland, 97-66
District Cut Times 
200 Medley Relay - 147.75 - Li, Iannacone, Doucette, Farrell * This was also a Personal Best Time
200 Free - 158.23 - Fred Li
200 IM - 211.43 - Andrew Iannacone
500 Free - 555.14 - Nicholas Polidoro
200 Free - 138.93 - Doucette, Gill, Lee, Iannacone  * This was also a Personal Best Time
100 Breast - 101.50 - Andrew Iannacone
Personal Best Swimmers & Times
200 Free - Joe Noto - 216.75
50 Free - Matt Doucette - 23.32
100 Fly - Joe Noto - 106.25
100 Free - Ryan Spangler - 109.77
100 Back - Sam Hicks - 112.70

Congratulations to our basketball team on finishing 2nd at the Manheim Township Tip Off Tournament.  Greg Sylvester '19 and Sean Sylvester '19 were named to the all-tournament team.  They open BAL play in a tough road game vs. VFMA on December 12th.  Two back to back home games coming this weekend - Friday vs. MaST at 7:00pm, then Neshaminy on Saturday, 12/16 in our annual Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.
Bowling is off to a tough start, losing their first match of the season to Church Farm.  They look forward to bouncing back and league play has begun.  

Lacrosse Night at Chickie's and Pete's NE Philly!  January 6, 2018 from 7-10pm.  Click here for more information.

Baseball Night at Chickie's and Pete's NE Philly!  February 17, 2018 from 7-10pm.  Visit holyghostprep.org/baseball for more information.

Keep up to date with news from the Bicentennial Athletic League at www.balsports.com!

College Camps Now Drive Recruiting

Click on this LINK to see the blog post by Recruit U CEO George White '79.  Click HERE to see the article.  Any students having aspirations of playing college sports should take a look.

HGP Coaching Opportunities: Visit our Employment Opportunities Page

Assistant Throws Coach: Indoor Track and Field and Outdoor Track and Field
HGP Announces Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees for 2017-18

On Saturday, January 27th, 2018, HGP will induct 8 new members to the Athletic Hall of Fame.  Save the date!  More information will be released in November.  Congratulations to our inductees:

Sean Simon '87

Marc Donohue '91

Ken Lawson '91

Kevin Sharp '97

Kevin Wilson '97

Philip Thompson '97

Patrick Corcoran '08

James Budzinski '10

In addition, we will be honoring the 1972 State Championship Basketball as a "Team of Distinction."

Customized Blankets by Custom Made Comfort

Great gift idea!  Visit this LINK to see custom made blankets for fall sports.  Please contact Tony McBryan at tony@custommadecomfort.com if you have any questions.


Special thanks to RecruitU Founder and CEO, George White '79, who spoke to freshman, sophomore and junior students and parents on April 26th.  View the presentation here:

HGP College and Athletics Admissions Night a Great Success!

Thanks to nearly 75 parents, coaches and students who attended our inaugural College Information Night for student athletes.  Our panelists were very informative and realistic about the college application and recruiting process. View the presentation HERE.


2017 Flyers Cup AAA Ice Hockey Champions!

2016 PIAA District One Cross-Country Champions!

2015 PIAA AAA State Golf Champion - Steve Cerbara '16

2011 PIAA State Champion Tennis Team!

2011 PIAA District One Champion Golf Team!

2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014 PIAA District One Champion Soccer Team!

2012, 2014 & 2016 PIAA District One Champion Basketball Team!

2011, 2013 & 2015 PIAA District One Champion Tennis Team!

2013 & 2015 PIAA District One Champion Baseball Team!

2013 & 2014 PIAA Eastern State Champion Soccer Team!



HGP's rowing program has one student-athlete rowing in college (La Salle University freshman Zach Geiser, right) and a second one, HGP senior Grayson Bautz (left, in red shirt), poised to be a collegiate coxswain at Holy Cross in 2018-19.
Holy Ghost Prep set a record on Giving Tuesday, raising $24,640 from 78 donors on Nov. 28. This year's Giving Tuesday campaign surpassed last year's amount by almost $10,000.

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