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Recent articles by Brian:

Berks Catholic defeats Wilson to win the BCIAA team wrestling championship

The Saints down the Bulldogs 41-15 to the earn the title in the program’s third season → Read More

Brandywine Heights beats Tulpehocken to win Berks IV wrestling title

Nick Yerance’s pin at 285 pounds clinches the match for the Bullets → Read More

What to know about the team in the Berks Wrestling League in 2022-23

Berks I Wilson Coach: Jason Gibble, sixth season, 61-25. Last season: 6-0 Berks I, 13-5, Berks champion, District 3 Class 3A qualifier. PIAA classification: 3A. Top returnees: All-division Chase Ulrich (121, 11-6), All-Berks Jimmy Garcia (127, 39-8), Miguel Herrera (132/138, 4-10), all-division Caden Herb (132/138, 19-17), Kamron Koch (145, 8-12), all-division Matteo Garcia (152, 28-13), Dominic… → Read More

Wilson’s Jimmy Garcia, Ryan McMillan have title aspirations in high school wrestling

The two are looking to have standout junior seasons that include individual and team championships → Read More

Wilson downs two-time defending champ Emmaus in PIAA Class 3A field hockey semifinal

Caroline Horace scores the winning goal with 4.2 seconds left → Read More

Fleetwood defeats Danville in first round of PIAA Class 2A boys soccer playoffs

The Tigers score four goals in the second half to win 5-0 → Read More

Twin Valley defeats Northern Lebanon to win District 3 Class 3A girls volleyball title

Emma Lessick leads the way for the Raiders in the 3-0 victory → Read More

Wilson defeats Manheim Township to advance to District 3 Class 3A field hockey championship

The Bulldogs will face defending champion Lower Dauphin Saturday at 3 p.m. at Central Dauphin’s Landis Field in the final. → Read More

Interception seals Exeter’s title-clinching win over Manheim Central in high school football – Reading Eagle

By Brian Rippey Reading Eagle correspondent MANHEIM — Only 2 yards stood between Manheim Central and a Lancaster-Lebanon League Section 2 championship. But between that short distance and the goal … → Read More

Schlaffer helps Exeter run away from Conestoga Valley in high school football

Joey Schlaffer, the Penn State tight end commit, takes a direct snap and runs 91 yards for a touchdown to help seal the Eagles’ 38-10 win over the Buckskins → Read More

Cam Jones sparks Wilson football to a 32-14 win over Gov. Mifflin

Jones returns a punt 56 yards for a touchdown and rushes for 139 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Bulldogs over the Mustangs → Read More

Hamburg shows resilience as the Hawks fall to Lancaster Catholic 38-35

Hamburg running back Derek Ruiz rushes for 147 yards and two scores → Read More

Jones, Hunsicker help Wilson beat Cedar Crest in high school football

Cam Jones scores three touchdowns and Tommy Hunsicker threw three TD passes in the Bulldogs’ 36-13 victory → Read More

Cam Jones leads Wilson to football win over Reading High

Jones scores four touchdowns, including two on punt returns, to help the Bulldogs beat the Red Knights 48-6 → Read More

Chris Storck, Alex Seelig tied for lead after first round of BCGA Amateur Championship

Storck and Seelig each shoot a 3-under 69 at Golden Oaks Golf Club → Read More

Hailey Strunk’s home run in bottom of the seventh lifts Hamburg to PIAA softball win

The Hawks down Elizabeth Forward 5-4 in a Class 4A first-round game → Read More

Hamburg rallies to beat Fleetwood in District 3 Class 4A softball semifinal

Kylah Reading hits a tiebreaking single in a three-run fifth to help the Hawks down the Tigers 5-3 → Read More

Gov. Mifflin beats Hempfield 12-2 in six innings in District 3 Class 6A baseball quarterfinal

Gov. Mifflin junior Xander Velez wasn’t sure how long it had been since the Mustangs played their last baseball game. He just knew it was too long. Velez and his teammates came back hungrier than e… → Read More

Brandywine Heights beats Hamburg in Berks softball quarterfinal

Given a second chance, Aubrey Reinert responded and her Brandywine Heights teammates followed. Reinert knocked home Brandywine’s first run with a two-out triple in the fifth inning Tuesday af… → Read More

Antietam rolls past Greenwood in a District 3 Class 2A boys basketball semifinal

The Mounts advance to the district final for the third time in four years → Read More