Raiders Boys Basketball seeks comeback against McDevitt

Brendan Scanlon, Junior writer

January 13, 2017

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Every good team in sports history has hit a rough patch, or a slump. Hopefully, a slump is what the Ryan Raiders basketball team is experiencing now. The Raiders have lost their last two games to Archbishop Wood and St. Joseph...

AR’s boys varsity basketball team looks for a rebound

Brendan Scanlon, Junior writer

January 9, 2017

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With the pressure of being undefeated off their shoulders, Archbishop Ryan's  boys varsity basketball team hopes to bounce back in a big way this afternoon. Today they will match up against St. Joseph’s Prep. The Raider...

AR athletes receive All Catholic accolades

Brendan Scanlon, Junior writer

January 3, 2017

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Twenty-one Archbishop Ryan athletes received  the honor of All Catholic designation for their respective fall sports. All Catholic awards honor the most talented athletes in the Philadelphia Catholic league. The fall sports that we...

Health and phys ed teacher Brenden Ostaszewski is AR’s new girls lacrosse coach

Carissa Fuller, Junior writer

January 3, 2017

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Starting in 2017, the girls lacrosse team will have a new coach. Mr. Brenden Ostaszewski will be taking over this coming spring season. Mr. Ostaszewski, graduate of Archbishop Ryan and current health and physical education ...

Athletes face injuries in student sports

Regina Ruskowski, Junior writer

January 3, 2017

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More student athletes were injured in fall sports this year than is usually the case. AR's athletic trainer called it a fluke.

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Raiders defeat Penn Charter; Girard College next

Brendan Scanlon, Junior writer

December 15, 2016

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This past Tuesday, the Raiders basketball team picked up their second win of the season against William Penn Charter High School. This continues a strong start for Ryan after a win against Constitution High School. Archbishop Rya...

Traditional Turkey Bowl on tap for Thanksgiving Day

Sarah Gudas, Junior writer

November 23, 2016

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The Archbishop Ryan Raiders will end their 2016 season tomorrow with the annual Turkey Bowl at 10 AM on George Washington High School's field. Varsity head coach Frank McArdle said he hopes his team plays well at the big Turkey...

AR varsity basketball team aims for dominance

Jacqueline Schaeffer, Junior writer

November 17, 2016

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The Archbishop Ryan  boys varsity basketball team has high expectations for the upcoming season.    ”The team's prediction for the season is to remain as one of the top three in the league,” shooting guard sophomore Ami...

Raiders get ready to face Wood in championship

Regina Ruskowski, Junior writer

November 11, 2016

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On Saturday, the Archbishop Ryan Raiders football team faces the Archbishop Wood Vikings for the second time this year, but this time it is for the championship. Coach Frank McArdle said that if the team runs the ball better, ...

Ryan prepares for Roman after defeating Carroll

Jackie Schaeffer, Junior writer

October 20, 2016

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 The Archbishop Ryan Raiders will face Roman Catholic Saturday after coming off a win against Archbishop Carroll.   Ryan will play Roman at 7 p.m. Saturday at Northeast High School. Ryan defeated Carroll, 26-7 on Oct. 7, br...

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