In Other News

Boyertown Lady Ballers win the Stellar Basketball Tournament


Pottstown Roller Derby hosts doubleheader: the NYC Dow Jones Average vs Penn Jersey Hooligans, Pottstown Roller Derby Rockstars vs State College Area Roller Derby

The 422 Sports Complex hosted a roller derby doubleheader on Saturday, June 7. ...

By Rebecca Blanchard|


  • Swimming

    Fleetwood swimmers defeat Wyomissing

    The Fleetwood swim team improved to 2-1 in the Berks County Swimming Association after defeating Wyomissing on July 7, 272-187. Below are the top finishers for Fleetwood in the meet.


  • Swimming

    Amity A.C. defeated by Topton swimmers

    The Amity A.C. swim team fell to 1-2 on the season after losing to Topton on July 7, 235-225. Below are Amity’s top swimmers from the meet.


  • Swimming

    Crestwood swim team defeated by Robesonia

    The Crestwood swim fell to Robesonia on July 7, 240-195. Below is listed the top finishers for Crestwood in the meet.


  • Swimming

    Leesport swim team defeats West Reading

    The Leesport swim team defeated West Reading on July 7, 237-143. Below are the top finishers for Leesport.


  • Opinion

    Up to Speed with David Barr: Keselowski cruises at New Hampshire for third win of season

    Hello readers, Brad Keselowski continued to show why he will be a threat to be reckoned with come Chase time as he picked up his third win of the season and it was once again a dominant performance. The only thing that was going to cost Keselowski the win was Keselowski and his crew -- his car was that good. It didn’t matter where he restarted the race or how many cars were in front of him, he was able to slice through traffic like a hot knife through butter. With the win,...

    By David Barr For 21st Century Media |

  • Women's field hockey

    Hamburg’s Rayell Heistand named to national field hockey team

    Rayell Heistand, a 2008 Hamburg Area High School graduate, was named to the 2014-2015 National Field Hockey Team. Selections were made after the Women’s National Championship Tournament at Spooky Nook in Lancaster. Rayell is a holdover from last year’s team where she played in nine cap games.


  • Baseball

    Boyertown Grizzlies primed for a state Jr. Legion title

    According to Mooch Houck, the Boyertown Jr. Legion Grizzlies’ manager, the team is looking good. They have a record of 30-3 so far and they’re in first place by two games with six games to play as of July 1. The team has played a lot of games this year, starting back at the end of March.

    By Phil Haddad For 21st Century Media |

  • Automobile racing

    Area racing round-up

    Big Diamond The misfortune of Meme Desantis became the good luck of Billy Pauch Jr.. Desantis tangled with a lapped car while leading with two laps to go, handing the lead over to Pauch, who then raced to his third win of the season in the Hoosier Tire Mid-Atlantic 358 Modifieds at Big Diamond Speedway.

    By Ken Johnson For 21st Century Media |

  • Sports

    All-Berks spring sports awards

    The Berks County League announced its spring sports All-Berks teams. Below are local athletes named to one of the teams.

    Ric Webb

  • Baseball

    Exeter Blue Jays off to a good start in Berks Legion League

    With the 2014 legion season halfway through, the Exeter Blue Jays are looking to have another stellar season. Through Saturday (6/25), the team is 9-3, and there seems to be no looking back.

    By Matt Dietterick For 21st Century Media |

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