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    Red Knights Roll-Rick Perez on WEEU

    Click here for Paul Roberts’ interview with Rick Perez: Reading extended its winning streak over Gov. Mifflin to 26 games with a 69-49 victory at Shillington on Tuesday.  WEEU’s Paul Roberts caught up with Red Knights head coach Rick Perez after the game.

    “Roberts Rankings” – H.S. Basketball

    Here are the “Roberts Rankings” for Berks County high school boys basketball through January 4th:   1. Reading (6-4) 2. Exeter (7-3) 3. Gov. Mifflin (5-5) 4. Conrad Weiser (5-4) 5. Berks Catholic (3-6) 6. Wilson (3-7) 7. Wyomissing (6-3) 8. Antietam (9-1)  

    “Roberts Rankings” – H.S. Basketball

    Here are the “Roberts Rankings” for Berks County high school boys basketball through Dec. 28th:   1. Reading (5-3) 2. Exeter (4-3) 3. Gov. Mifflin (4-5) 4. Conrad Weiser (5-2) 5. Wilson (3-5) 6. Berks Catholic (2-5) 7. Wyomissing (5-1) 8. Antietam (7-1)  

    Chuck Thompson-Voice of the Orioles CD

    Click here for the podcast with Pat Hughes: Hall of Fame broadcaster Chuck Thompson was born in Massachusetts, but his family moved to Reading in 1927.  Thompson began his radio career in Reading in 1939.  He became the longtime voice of the Baltimore Orioles.  Chicago Cubs radio broadcaster Pat Hughes took a look back at Thompson’s […]

    Scouts Shock Saints-Coach Brown on WEEU

    Click here for the podcast with Mike Brown: WEEU’s Paul Roberts went 1-on-1 with Conrad Weiser boys basketball coach Mike Brown after the Scouts ended Berks Catholic’s 31-game league winning streak.

    Rick Perez on WEEU

    Click here for the podcast with Rick Perez: WEEU’s Paul Roberts interviewed Reading High boys basketball coach Rick Perez earlier this week…

    Matt Coldren on WEEU

    Click here for the podcast with Matt Coldren: WEEU’s Paul Roberts caught up with Wilson boys basketball coach Matt Coldren before the Bulldogs played their season opener at Pottsville…

    “Roberts Rankings” – H.S. Football

    Here is the final edition of the “Roberts Rankings” for Berks County high school football in 2014. Big Schools: 1. Wilson (14-1) 2. Gov. Mifflin (11-2) 3. Exeter (8-3) 4. Daniel Boone (8-5)   Small Schools: 1. Wyomissing (13-2) 2. Berks Catholic (12-1) 3. Fleetwood (7-5) 4. Schuylkill Valley (5-6)    

    “Roberts Rankings” – H.S. Basketball

    Here is the preseason edition of the “Roberts Rankings” for Berks County high school boys basketball:   1. Reading (18-10) last season 2. Berks Catholic (24-6) 3. Gov. Mifflin (7-15) 4. Exeter (14-12) 5. Wilson (26-4) 6. Conrad Weiser (15-8) 7. Wyomissing (15-9) 8. Antietam (14-10)  

    James Franklin Coming to Exeter

    When you’re 6’5 and 265 pounds, you tend to stand out.  That’s definitely the case with Exeter junior lineman Michal Menet.  Last year, he was the only sophomore named to the Class AAAA All-State team after leading the Eagles with 11.5 sacks.  Menet finished this year with 71 tackles and 6.5 sacks.  He helped the Eagles reach […]