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DeGeorge: Without Paoletti’s arm, Tigers almost rallied around his heart

DeGeorge: Without Paoletti’s arm, Tigers almost rallied around his heart

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by Matt DeGeorge, Delaware County Daily Times EAST MARLBOROUGH – As he waited for the receiving line around Anthony Paoletti, shedding the sling on his right arm for the first time all night, to dissipate Friday, Alden Mathes used the word “irreplaceable” three times. Time and again, the junior wide receiver, thrust into the quarterback’s role for...

PA Prep Live: Unionville’s Zubillaga sends message to recruiters at Marple Newtown’s expense

PA Prep Live: Unionville’s Zubillaga sends message to recruiters at Marple Newtown’s expense

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by Matt Smith, Delaware County Daily Times / PA Prep Live EAST MARLBOROUGH – One might wonder why more college football programs haven’t expressed interest in Unionville’s Joe Zubillaga. The kid’s a human highlight reel. Whether he’s lining up at wide receiver or behind center in the wildcat, Zubillaga is a playmaker. If his offensive game...

PA Prep Live: Weathers stays warm, Marple Newtown thrives against Upper Moreland

PA Prep Live: Weathers stays warm, Marple Newtown thrives against Upper Moreland

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by Christopher A. Vito, PA Prep Live UPPER MORELAND – For the first time in a long time, Marple Newtown had to play without Anthony Paoletti. And of all the unlikely times for Paoletti to incur an injury, this seemed like a precarious one. In the fourth quarter. On the road. In a playoff game. If you were to draw up a nightmare scenario, the kind that...

Weathers churns out four scores, Marple Newtown notches another playoff win

Weathers churns out four scores, Marple Newtown notches another playoff win

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by Todd Orodenker, PA Prep Live NEWTOWN SQUARE, PA – With Delaware County’s all-time passing leader behind center, opposing defenses know where to focus on. Marlon Weathers likes to take advantage of that. Marple Newtown’s running back rushed for 258 yards and four touchdowns Friday to lead the Tigers to a 42-13 victory over Oxford in the first...

PA Prep Live: Weathers carries Marple Newtown past Strath Haven

PA Prep Live: Weathers carries Marple Newtown past Strath Haven

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Courtesy of PA Prep Live NETHER PROVIDENCE, PA – Marple Newtown was in a bind. Head coach Chris Gicking was just looking for some breathing room. Running back Marlon Weathers had other ideas. “I’m not just trying to get a few yards,” Weathers said following his team’s dramatic 38-28 win over Strath Haven Friday night. “I’m looking to take it to...

PA Prep Live: Marple Newtown takes stock, starts anew with rout of Harriton

PA Prep Live: Marple Newtown takes stock, starts anew with rout of Harriton

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by Al Thompson, PA Prep Live NEWTOWN SQUARE, PA – Marple Newtown’s players treated Friday night’s game against Harriton like it was a business trip. The Tigers are running out of time and running out of games to make this season memorable. So they decided to do something about it. Marple Newtown defeated Harriton 34-12 Friday night in a game that...