Racing across the gymnasium floor at St. Thomas Aquinas Mission School, 18th and Morris streets, Monday with all the joy one would wish for an 8-year-old to know, Sonia Bautista appeared the picture of confidence and commitment.
Coaches and players from Drexel, La Salle, Saint Joseph’s, Temple and Villanova universities, as well as personnel from the University of Pennsylvania, ventured to Ss. Neumann-Goretti High School, 1736 S. 10th St., Sunday for a Philly Girls Got Game-initiated basketball clinic.
The South Philadelphia Tennis Association offers after-school and junior team tennis programs for ages 14 and younger, 10 and younger and 8 and younger.
In his storied stints with the Philadelphia Flyers, Bernie Parent won 232 games and millions of hearts, including that of John Moser, who, as a festive first-grader, rode on the hood of a car to glimpse the goaltender and his teammates during their 1974 Stanley Cup championship parade.