The Playwickian

Villanova, Ryan Arcidiacono, seize March Madness victory

Catherine Hiliard and Natalie Pietrowski

April 8, 2016

March Madness has come to a close, Villanova has won it all. Led by captain and Neshaminy alumni Ryan Arcidiacono, the Wildcats secured a victory against the North Carolina tar heels. “It has been a great honor being captain...

Senior sweeps away competition

By Natalie Pietrowski, Sports Editor

March 17, 2016

“I was very relaxed but I was so eager to see what my time was,” senior Sean Conway said. Conway, a middle distance runner and captain of the Boys’ Track and Field team, placed seventh overall in the 800m race at PIAA...

Girls’ basketball playoff run falls short

March 17, 2016

By Liam Krimmel Neshaminy has had a great year with many teams achieving many great accomplishments. The girls basketball team is having the season to remember this year, winning their league conference undefeated and being...

Cheerleading season ends on high note

Natalie Pietrowski, Business Editor

March 17, 2016

“Cheerleading has developed into way more than side line chants and dances. Competitive routines are 2 and a half minutes of pushing your body to its limits” varsity cheerleading Coach Michelle Mazur said. During the competitive...

Neshaminy football coach receives ‘Coach of the Week’

Natalie Pietrowski

March 1, 2016

Recently the Philadelphia Eagles football team announced their 2015 Coach of the Week honorees. In this list, 10 high school football coaches in the area were recognized for their hard work and dedication to the football program...

NFL honors Neshaminy alumni

February 12, 2016

Awarded in honor of Chris Bahr who graduated in 1970 and was a kicker for the Oakland and Los Angeles Raiders in Super Bowl XV and XVIII. Awarded in honor of Harry Schuh who graduated in 1961 and played for the Oakland Raiders in Super Bowl II. Awarded in honor of Matt Bahr, who g...

Seniors sign for college sports

February 11, 2016

By Corrine Calderbank Staff Writer Signing day is a day where high school seniors can sign a binding contract with a college to play sports for said college. On Feb 5, 2016, several students have signed to play sports at the...

NCAA introduces new EKG screening guidelines

February 10, 2016

By Ashley Reiss Student Life Editor A young healthy athletic high school student runs down the court dribbling the ball, the crowd is on their feet as the star player attempts to make the final shot that would win the championship,...

Freshman wrestler on track for bright future

February 10, 2016

By Julie Mazur Staff Writer For the past ten years of his life, Jackson Erb’s whole world has revolved around wrestling. But so far it has really paid off. He has been very successful in wrestling and continues to improve....

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