• Latest Posts from The Sports Democracy

    The “Zach Attack”

    Click here for the podcast with Zach Eflin: Zach Eflin of the Reading Fightin Phils is only 21, but he’s one of the top starting pitchers in the Eastern League.  Eflin is rated the fourth-best prospect in the Phillies’ organization by Baseball America.  The Padres selected the righty with the 33rd overall pick in the 2012 […]

    Meet #1 Prospect J.P. Crawford

    Click here for the podcast with J.P. Crawford: J.P. Crawford may only be 20 years old, but the highly touted shortstop continues to put up impressive numbers. Crawford was the Phillies’ first-round draft pick in 2013. He’s rated the top prospect in their organization. WEEU’s Paul Roberts caught up with Crawford at FirstEnergy Stadium on […]

    Menet Going to PSU!

    Click here for the Michal Menet podcast: Exeter’s Michal Menet announced on Friday, May 29th that he’s going to play his college football at Penn State.  The two-time All-State lineman is rated the #5 offensive lineman in the Class of 2016 by ESPN.  The 6’5, 270-pound junior received more than twenty-five Division 1 offers.  WEEU’s Paul […]

    Devon Merritt Going to JMU

    WEEU’s Paul Roberts confirmed that Berks Catholic basketball star Devon Merritt has committed to James Madison University.  The 6’2 junior has scored 1,185 points.  Merritt was named second team All-State in Class AAA after leading the Saints to a record of 26-6 and the state semifinals. Merritt was selected as the Berks County Player of […]

    Aaron Nola on WEEU

    Click here for the Aaron Nola podcast: WEEU’s Paul Roberts caught up with Reading Fightin Phils pitcher Aaron Nola at First Energy Stadium on May 19th.  The 21-year-old righty is rated the Phillies’ second-best prospect by Baseball America.  Nola was the seventh overall selection in last year’s MLB draft.  Among other topics, Roberts asked Nola […]

    PSU O.C. John Donovan

    Click here for the Podcast with John Donovan: Penn State offensive coordinator John Donovan is on the recruiting trail.  He was on the road with offensive line coach Herb Hand when he spoke with WEEU’s Paul Roberts on Wednesday, April 29th.  They discussed James Franklin, Christian Hackenberg, Akeel Lynch, DaeSean Hamilton, and the offensive line.

    NFL Draft Preview

    Click here for the Podcast with Dan Shonka: Dan Shonka was a scout for the Eagles, Redskins, and Chiefs.  He’s now the general manager of Ourlads’ Scouting Services.  Shonka was a guest on “The Sports Democracy” with Paul Roberts on Thursday, April 23rd.  They talked about some of the top players in this year’s draft […]

    Connor Jack Going to Flagler

    WEEU’s Paul Roberts has learned that Berks Catholic senior Connor Jack has accepted a full scholarship offer from Flagler College.  Flagler is a Division II basketball program in Saint Augustine, Florida. Jack led the Saints in points, rebounds, blocks, and assists this season.  The 6’6 forward had 18 points and 12 rebounds in the Berks […]

    Exeter’s Michal Menet on WEEU

    Click here for the podcast with Michal Menet: Exeter lineman Michal Menet has received more than 25 Division 1 offers.  The 6’5, 265-pound junior is deciding between Penn State and Duke.  Menet is a two-time All-State selection.  He was a guest on “The Sports Democracy” with WEEU’s Paul Roberts on Friday, April 17th.

    Reading Royals Playoff Schedule

    Here is the schedule for the ECHL East Division Semifinal series between Reading and South Carolina: Friday, April 17: Reading at South Carolina, 7:05pm Saturday, April 18: Reading at South Carolina, 7:05pm Thursday, April 23: South Carolina at Reading, 7pm Saturday, April 25: South Carolina at Reading, 7pm Sunday, April 26: South Carolina at Reading, […]