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Winter Sports Registration

If you missed the winter sports registration on October 17th, click on this LINK to register for your winter sport ASAP.

All parents and students are asked to read the Winter Sports Information Letter.

Basketball - Questions? Email Coach Tony Chapman tchapman@holyghostprep.org

Bowling - Questions?  Email Coach Tom Eckerle at teckerle@holyghostprep.org

Indoor Track - Questions? Email Coach Meistering at mmeistering@holyghostprep.org

Swimming - Questions? Email Coach Sheree Marsh at smarsh@holyghostprep.org

Flag Football Playoffs!!

Monday, November 20

JV Soccer 1: #8 Ginger's Gang vs. #1 NE Gators

JV Soccer 2: #7 Italian Stallions vs. #2 Bad News Bears

JV Lax 1: #6 Iron Curtain vs. # 3 Hoelz Bells

JV Lax 2: #5 Prodigal Sons vs. #4 Koala Shankers

Tuesday, November 21

Semifinals

Wednesday, November 22

The Day of Reflection Bowl!


Fall Sports Update

Cross-Country: .Congratulations to our XC Members named to the BAL All-League team!  First Team: Tony Carbino '19, Antonio Camacho '21, Elliott Puckett '21; Second Team: Nick Polidoro '19, John Horgan '21, Killian Brennan '20 and Paul Watkins '20

Golf: Liam Hart '19 - 2017 PIAA AAA Golf Champion!  Congratulations to Liam Hart, who won the PIAA State Championship, which was held at Heritage Hills Country Club in York, PA.  The 2-day tournament featured five golfers within one stroke of each other.  Liam was one stroke off the lead after the first round.  Liam took the lead on day two and had a two stroke lead after 9 holes, but the competition grew as the tournament came toward the final moments.  Liam hung on and finished with great consistency, compiling a 2-day score of 143 (one over par).  Hart is the second HGP golfer to win the state title in three years (Steve Cerbara '16 won in 2015).  Congratulations to Coach Mark Walder and the HGP Golf Team on another successful season!  

Congratulations to the golfers who have been named to the BAL All League Team!  First Team: Liam Hart '19, Dan Kovacevich '19, DJ Pinciotti '18; Second Team: Chris Aileo '18, Jack Bishop '18; Honorable Mention: Owen Heffernan '19

Rowing:  The Holy Ghost rowing team competed in their final two regattas of the season in Princton this past weekend, the aptly-named Philadelphia Frostbite and the Bill Braxton Memorial Regatta. Both races featured regional school and club teams, including local rivals such as Hun, Peddie, and St. Joe’s Prep, as well as powerhouse club programs. At the Frostbite, where temps in the morning started in the mid-20’s, HGP’s two varsity fours both placed third in their heats. The “A” boat placed 12th / 40 overall, just 2-3 seconds behind Philly rivals Judge, Radnor High School, the Hun School, and other teams they’ll be aiming to beat this spring.

At the Braxton Regatta it was time for the new rowers to shine – HGP’s novice eight placed sixth of 26 in their time trial, earning them a spot in the finals. In the finals, they placed 3rd – a great finish to a long fall. After two races already, four of those rowers – all freshmen – then jumped in another boat and raced for a third time. In their four they placed second in their heat, setting them up for a fantastic spring season. HGP’s rowers are looking forward to some well-deserved time off now, before heading indoors to put in the work before their spring season starts.

SoccerCongratulations to the 2017 BAL All League Selections!  First Team: Connor Fife '18, Alex Finney '18, Nkosi Graham '19, Sasha Rubinstein '18; Second Team: Brendan Eagen '18, Cole Martillotti '18, Ethan Ruppersberger '19, Tyler Weimert '20.  Special Congratulations to HGP Senior Connor Fife, who was named Independence Division MVP for the second consecutive year.  Congratulations to Coach Ken Lawson '91 - BAL Coach of the Year!
Ultimate: Holy Ghost won the league's Fall tournament on Saturday in Oaks, PA sharing the title with Strath Haven. They defeated Methacton, Masterman, and Perkiomen Valley for a perfect record on the day and bringing their record this season to 6-0.Congratulations to the team as they head into the spring season looking to qualify for States.


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.



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206 PIAA District One Cross-Country Champions!

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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!

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Varsity/JV Boys Ultimate Frisbee Senior Day
** POSTPONED TO 5/18/2017 **
Event Type: Regular
Date: April 25, 2017
Event Time: 4:00PM
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Holy Ghost Prep lacrosse captains George Rusnak and Matt Rueter signed national letters of intent on November 10 to play Division I lacrosse at Siena College and New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), respectively.
HGP student Owen Sienko '18, a self-proclaimed history buff, recently experienced the "Terracotta Warriors" exhibit at the Franklin Institute and wrote about his experience in a published Reality newspaper column.

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