Football: Last-second play spells victory for Lower Merion over Harriton on 13 October 2014 by bcookpa A 6-yard touchdown pass from junior quarterback Brandon Jones to senior receiver Malik Ward with 10 seconds to go gave Lower Merion a 14-10 win against Harriton at Arnold Field Saturday afternoon.
Jones said, "We ran four verticals [with our receivers], and [Ward] cut in, and I hit him on the break. He was right there to make the catch, and I give a lot of thanks to my [offensive] line [for the [...]
Girls soccer: Lower Merion's Tori Klevan is Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week on 6 October 2014 by bcookpa A senior forward, Klevan scored a dozen goals in 10 games for the Lower Merion girls' soccer squad. The only freshman to start on the Aces' 2011 state qualifying team, she was a first team All-Central League and All-Main Line selection last fall. Klevan is also a member of the Continental FC Delco soccer club. Off the pitch, she was a member of the school record-setting 4x400 and the 4x800 relay s [...]
Lower Merion returns stingy defense on 5 September 2014 by bcookpa
KATE HARMAN, FOR THE INQUIRER
POSTED: Thursday, September 4, 2014, 1:09 AM
Will Rosenbaum does a lot of talking.
Lower Merion's senior goalkeeper starts early, before the game even has begun, telling his teammates to get on the sideline for warm-ups. The talking continues throughout the loosening-up period and during the game.
"Shift," he yells.
Lower Merion knocks off Roman Catholic in second round of States on 13 March 2014 by bcookpa If the road to the PIAA Class AAAA boys' basketball state title really does run through Lower Merion, then powerful Roman Catholic found quite a roadblock in the Aces' defense Wednesday night.
Shutting down District 12 champion Roman Catholic almost from the start and grabbing a 14-4 lead late in the first quarter, Lower Merion defeated the Cahillites, 64-52, Wednesday in the second round of th [...]