Athletics News

Soccer teammates suddenly become rivals

Philadelphia Inquirer sportswriter Phil Anastasia wrote about how the soccer alliance formed among Holy Ghost Prep, La Salle College High School, Devon Prep, and Saint Joseph's has resulted in Radnor Premier club soccer teammates Tony Colon and Joey Reteneller from HGP and Sam McShane from La Salle (all pictured together) becoming rivals in high school games this year. 

Another year, another successful HGP Golf Classic  

On September 21 at the Spring Mill Country Club, 100 golfers and companies participated in the school’s 2020 HGP Golf Classic. Thanks to the generosity of the golfers and the tournament sponsors, the event raised $37,000 for Holy Ghost Prep athletics. 

In Remembrance: Tom Kaczor

Tom Kaczor, a man who coached Holy Ghost Prep to two state championships in the 1970s, passed away peacefully last week at his daughter’s house at the age of 77. Kaczor (right) is pictured here with his then-assistant coach Tony Chapman '71. 

An impressive honor for Gump Whiteside

USA Hockey recently honored Holy Ghost Prep coach Gump Whiteside with the 2020 Bob O’Connor Award for Excellence in Coaching Education. At Holy Ghost Prep, Whiteside has compiled an impressive 206-61-10 record with one state championship (2015) and two Flyers Cup titles (2015, 2017).

Spotlighting HGP’s fall sports stars

Holy Ghost Prep's final fall season in the Bicentennial Athletic League (BAL) before going independent in 2020-21 was a memorable one as the soccer, golf and cross-country teams all excelled. 

Remembering HGP’s winter sports standouts

HGP student-athletes, including hoops star Tyler Mish (pictured), excelled during the 2019-20 winter sports seasons. Here are season recaps and award winners from the 2019-20 winter athletic season at Ghost.