Ricky Ortega: Quarterback  High School: Coatesville College: Villanova Height: 6'0" Weight: 190lbs Accolades/Stats: 10,200 Passing Yards (3rd most in PA history) 129 Passing Touchdowns (2nd in PA history) First PA QB with 4 2,000 Yard seasons 2,993 Rushing Yards 46 Rushing Touchdowns 177 total Touchdown (2 Receiving, Tied for most in PA history) Daily Local Newspaper player of the year 2017 & 2018 4...
Will Howard: Quarterback High School: Downingtown West College: Kansas State Height: 6'4" Weight: 205 lbs Stats/Accolades:  2,854 Passing Yards in 2019 (6,029 in Career) 30 Passing Touchdowns in 2019 (53 in Career) 432 Rushing Yards in 2019 12 Rushing Touchdowns in 2019 (24 in Carreer) 2019 District 1 Champion Bio: Will Howard has one of the best College/NFL style builds coming out of high school in...
Player development can be a tricky balance for a head coach. The coach is tasked with winning games in the short, medium, and long term. Brett Brown stated in his preseason media luncheon that he wanted the 1 seed in the NBA Eastern Conference. In the simplest interpretation, Brown told us "the time is now." Zhaire Smith...
Oregon Baseball's Keaton Chase, Tanner Smith, and I discuss their expectations for this upcoming season, their favorite memories from last season, their thoughts on the MLB, and much more in the latest episode of LaPatty's Podcast!
Zhaire Smith and Justin Anderson battled all game long
Many Sixers fans were excited to see Justin Anderson at the 76ers game on Monday night in Philadelphia. He was in town to watch his former squad play because his current squad, the Raptors 905, were playing the Delaware Blue Coats on Tuesday night in Wilmington. Despite a decent all around game from Anderson, however, the Coats came out...
After winning the Mountain East Conference tournament championship at Wheeling Jesuit University and taking his team to two consecutive NCAA DII tournament appearances with his former All-American, now Delaware Blue Coats SF Haywood Highsmith, head coach Danny Sancomb found himself without a job. Sancomb had taken the university from 13-15 in his first season to multiple 25+...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSpODknitJo What were the top plays of the week from the Philadelphia 76ers? Deibs (@mrcrockpot) gathers his personal top 10 plays along with some fantastic honorable mentions! If you like what you see, be sure to subscribe to The Painted Lines YouTube channel above! Thanks for watching!
Norvel Pelle debuted for the 76ers Friday night in Madison Square Garden. He was tested early and often by the Knicks players and came away with 4 blocked shots in just 13 minutes played. As with blocked shots, oftentimes in life, timing is everything. Pelle debuted as the backup center in the first night of a back-to-back, giving a...
Former WNBA player and Team USA Gold Medalist Lisa Willis joins Player Piano. Jason and Lisa talk about the transition to coaching professionals. Lisa is from Long Beach California originally. She starred at UCLA before being selected #5 in the WNBA draft by Los Angeles. She has also played overseas professionally before entering coaching. in November she...
The Hornets have embarked on a new era. A new chapter focused primarily on player development. The Hornets drafted three rookies in this past June's NBA Draft: P.J. Washington, Cody Martin, Jalen McDaniels, and signed Caleb Martin as an undrafted free agent.  The Hornets' organization has been pleased with their rookies thus far. Cody and P.J. have been...
Temple wide receiver Jadan Blue reeled in a one-handed catch on third-and-11 from Cincinnati's 20-yard line for an Owls first down. Freshman running back Re'Mahn Davis then took an outside zone run in for a seven-yard touchdown on the next play. Temple (7-4, 4-3) trailed 13-6, and percentages would let you assume Temple would cut the deficit to six...
TPL’s Flyers analyst Tyson Quibell (@QuibellTyson) joins the Blue Route Pod with Chris (@mrcrockpot) to talk some Flyers hockey and update us on the performance of some of the top Flyers prospects this season. We talk about the current status of the team, Morgan Frost's first two games, and run through Tyson's quarter of the season grades...