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Holy Ghost Prep announces 2019 valedictorian, salutatorian
William Doherty

Jeffrey DiFrancesco (right) and Patrick Byrnes (left) have been named the valedictorian and salutatorian for Holy Ghost Prep’s Class of 2019, respectively. (photo courtesy of Douglas Benedict/Academic Image)

Amanda Coopersmith named ACS Teacher of the Year
William Doherty

Holy Ghost Prep chemistry teacher Amanda Coopersmith will receive the 2019 American Chemical Society’s Philadelphia Section Award for Excellence in Pre-College Teaching on May 22 at the McCall Golf and Country Club in Upper Darby. (photo courtesy of Douglas Benedict/Academic Image)

Impressive honors for HGP lacrosse duo
William Doherty

Holy Ghost Prep junior Ben Morschauser (pictured) earned 2019 all-state honors, while HGP senior Dan Kovacevich was a 2019 Academic All-American. (photo courtesy of Nick Kova)

HGP track and field wins BAL title
William Doherty

The Holy Ghost Prep outdoor track and field team recently captured the 2019 Bicentennial Athletic League (BAL) championship, and the victory was a true team effort with 19 different team members scoring points.

Peaking at the perfect time
William Doherty

The Holy Ghost Prep lacrosse team (10-9 record in 2019) has completely turned around its season and has advanced to the PIAA District 1 Class 2A semifinals. (Photo courtesy of Nick Kova)