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Tatum wins school's first PIAA swim gold

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by LOU RUSNOCK in HS Sports

Several months have passed since Eric Tatum became the first Salisbury swimmer to win a state gold medal.

But in a school year of many accomplishments for the Falcon athletic program, none shined brighter that Tatum's winning swim in 100 yard butterfly in the pool at Bucknell in March.

For his efforts, the senior-to-be is the Salisbury Press Male Athlete of the Year.

"I would say it has set in and when you get done with states and the season its been life as usual,"...

Hrebik follows in sisters footsteps

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by TODD KRESS Special to the Press in HS Sports

The game of basketball has been a part of the Hrebik family for a couple of generations now.

Megan Hrebik's mother, Lori, played basketball at Allen High School and Kutztown University, while her sister, Caitlin, was a 2010 graduate and 1,000-point scorer for Salisbury. She was also a two-time Salisbury Press Athlete of the Year.

Now Megan, the senior to-be and 2012 Salisbury Press Female Athlete of the Year, is following in the footsteps of her mother and older sister.


COLUMN: Eagles rally behind Reid in tough time

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by PETER CAR in Sports

The tragedy that engulfed the Philadelphia Eagles organization Sunday morning was one of shock and sadness with the sudden death of Garrett Reid.

The 29-year-old son of head coach Andy Reid was found unresponsive in a Lehigh University dorm room at 7:20 am Sunday when he was found by an Eagles official.

The aftermath and questions that remain are now part of the puzzle that the Reid family, Eagles organization and fans seek in the wake of a family tragedy.


Successful summer ends for boys

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by TODD KRESS Special to the Press in HS Sports

The Salisbury boys basketball team completed its play of summer basketball nearly a week ago when the Falcons finished the Stellar Summer League with a loss to Allentown Central Catholic, who finished the summer with an 11-1 mark and the number one seed in the playoffs.

Despite a tough stretch to end the season, which included games against four top Lehigh Valley Conference teams (Central Catholic, Liberty, Allen and Whitehall), as well as a contest against Bangor who also clinched a...