North Philadelphia: Speedy Morris, Philadelphia’s Coach

North Philadelphia: Speedy Morris, Philadelphia’s Coach

Few people ever get their dream job. Fewer people get to do that job for over 45 years. And far fewer get that job without a college diploma. St. Joseph’s Preparatory School head coach Speedy Morris has done all of those things. Morris’ claims to fame include being the winningest basketball coach in La Salle […]

 

Amateur Sports: What High School Hoops Teams Will Lead to College Action?

Amateur Sports: What High School Hoops Teams Will Lead to College Action?

When it comes time for Philadelphia parents to send their children to high school, they might consider the education and environment. However, if a parent believes their child has the potential to play for a top-tier Division One college, athletic programs may come into play. Several of the teams listed below are ranked among the […]

 By Andrew Koob and Brandon Stoneburg

Francisville: Morris To Be Honored at Madison Square Garden

Francisville: Morris To Be Honored at Madison Square Garden

Big 5 Hall of Famer and current Saint Joseph’s Prep boy’s basketball coach William “Speedy” Morris will receive the Eastern College Athletic Conference Lifetime Achievement Award on December 7th at Madison Square Garden “Anytime you get an award of this nature, it’s an honor,” Morris said. “I’ve been around a long time, sometimes you get […]