When the final buzzer sounded Feb. 11 at Ss. Neumann-Goretti High School, 1736 S. 10th St., Nicolette Peccina and her teammates from St. Pio Regional Catholic School, 1826 Pollock St., needed no suggestions on how to revel in yet another triumph.
Roe Germana approaches life with an appreciable blend of idealism and pragmatism. The philosophical movements help the West Passyunk product to recount the joy of her physical movements as a football force for the since-shuttered St. Edmond School, formerly 23rd and Mifflin streets.
Maliyah Matthews approaches most endeavors as an introvert, but when she steps on a track, all shyness dissipates and the 10-year-old runs with such gusto that she had better become prepared to be a frequent interviewee.