The stress of reaching expectations raised by others often withers the most promising players, and being the younger brother to one of the most successful Philadelphia Catholic Baseball players definitely sets those lofty anticipations. But William Penn Charter School’s Matt Gorman not only showed the potential reminiscent of his brother Joey Gorman, he is creating his own legacy.
As a newly minted graduate of Ss. Neumann-Goretti High School, 1736 S. 10th St., Mike Riverso enrolled at Widener University four years ago eager to accumulate more athletic and academic accomplishments.
In “Meditation XVII,” English poet John Donne opined “No man is an island.” Thanks to more than 100 relatives and friends, Anthony DeAngelo could count himself a supporter of that notion Friday during the National Hockey League Draft.