HGP Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet - Saturday, January 27th, 6:00pm at the Maltese Room, Bensalem PA
Come celebrate our Class of 2018 Inductees. Read more and RSVP at holyghostprep.org/halloffame
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."
Spring Sports Information
Please click HERE for important registration information for Spring Sports!
Spring Grade School Basketball Clinic Begins Tuesday, February 20th!
This clinic is open to boys and girls grades 3-8. Click HERE for the Information Flyer
and click HERE
to register. Questions? Contact Jim Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Winter Sports Updates
Varsity Basketball had its biggest win of the season to date by defeating Valley Forge Military Academy 40-28 in the Chapman Arena on January 22nd. The Firebirds held VFMA to zero field goals in the final quarter to secure the win. VFMA came into the game as the #2 ranked AAA team in the state. With 5 regular season games remaining, the team hopes to finish strong and attain a high seed for the BAL post season tournament.
Indoor Track and Field
Congratulations to the Indoor Track & Field Team for recent medal winning performances at the Track & Field Coaches' Association Indoor Meets in recent weeks.
On December 23 at Lehigh University, the team was led by the Meet of Champions qualifying first place finish of Tony Carbino '19 in the 800 meter run and the Meet of Champions qualifying 2nd place finish of John Gasiewski '19 in the 400 meter run. Other medal winners included Kevin Trusdell '18 in the long jump, as well as the 4x400 meter relay team of Gasiewski, Carbino, Andrew Beck '19, and Nick Evans 19.
On December 30 at Lehigh University, the team was led by the first place and state top ten finish of the 4x800 meter relay of Tony Carbino '19, John Gasiweski '19, John Horgan '21, and Jarrett Zelinsky '19. Other medal winners included 3rd place finishers Jacob McDonald '19 in the high hurdles and Adam Lawall '19 in the shot put.
At Haverford College on January 6, Jarrett Zelinsky led the team with a Meet of Champions qualifying 2nd place finish and top 25 state 800 meter performance, followed by Kevin Trusdell '18 with a third in the long jump, Jacob McDonald '19 with a third in the high jump, and the 4th place 4x800 meter relay team of Nick Evans '19, Paul Watkins '20, Elliot Puckett '21, and Antonio Camacho '21.
Congratulations to the outstanding swimming performances against William Tennent!
200 Medley Relay - 145.76 - F. Li, A. Iannacone, M. Doucette, L. Farrell
Fred Li - 200 Free 151.91
Caleb Ferns - 200 Free 225.23
Philip Lee - 200 IM 221.46
Matt Doucette - 50 Free 23.14
Joe Noto - 50 Free 26.45
Matt Doucette - 100 Fly 56.84
Andrew Iannacone - 100 Fly 58.75
Joe Noto - 100 Free 58.64
Sam Hicks - 100 Free 101.85
Tom Carey - 100 Free 107.89
200 Free Relay - 135.18 - F. Li, A. Iannacone, P. Lee, M. Doucette
Liam Farrell - 100 Back 104.95
Andrew Iannacone - 100 Breast 101.08
Caleb Ferns - 100 Breast 121.16
Liam Farrell - 100 Back 104.95
Rowing seeks assistant coach
Visit the Employment Opportunities page for more information. Job Description:
Holy Ghost Prep seeks an assistant rowing coach for the Winter/Spring 2018 rowing season and beyond. HGP Rowing is in its third year as a fully school-supported varsity program running two full seasons on the water and winter training (to take place in a dedicated space in the school’s brand-new activity center). There are also summer coaching opportunities. HGP seeks someone with a competitive rowing background (required) with coaching experience and/or experience working with high-school aged athletes preferred.
HGP Rowing practices Tuesday-Saturday in the spring; with practices running approximately 4pm-7pm on weekdays, Saturday mornings, and races on most Sundays. We compete in Philadelphia and the surrounding region including the PSRA Manny Flick races and the Stotesbury Cup. We’re looking for someone who can hopefully be a long-term part of our growing success. HGP Rowing has already had two DI recruited athletes and numerous regional medals in its short 2.5 year history.
HGP Donates $5,000 to Coaches vs. Cancer. See our page link to CvC HERE.
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
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 email@example.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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