Friar's Lantern

SENIOR COLUMN: Find your passion, and be passionate about it

Henry Malone

May 24, 2017

Malvern is a hotbed for trying things out. Don’t blow that. “It’s sad how many people never reach a fraction of their potential. If we don’t try, we’ve already failed.” - WeeklyChris I wanted to start this off with ...

NCAA to prevent Division I Lacrosse Commitments until Junior Year

Henry Malone

April 28, 2017

Division I lacrosse coaches can no longer communicate with underclassmen players, having a big impact on both committed and uncommitted players. On April 14, the NCAA adopted a joint proposal for both men’s and women’s college lacr...

Baseball ruled ineligible for NHSI Tournament

Henry Malone

March 31, 2017

Team still headed to North Carolina, but will not play in USA Baseball tournament. Head baseball coach Fred Hilliard had been preparing his team since August to play against some of the best teams in the country in the National...

How Matt Ryan almost came to Malvern

Henry Malone

March 1, 2017

What kept future NFL MVP from playing for Malvern back in 1999? In 1998, Mike Ryan was the starting quarterback for Malvern Prep, and his younger brother Matt was ready to follow in his brother’s footsteps and be Gamp Pellegrini’s next star quarterback. But it didn’t exac...

Search for new head football coach ongoing

Henry Malone

February 2, 2017

As the February 10 target date rapidly approaches, the football coach search committee narrows its list of candidates. Former Football Head Coach Aaron Brady’s sudden departure has left a void on the Malvern football sidelin...

Schiller Makes it Four Straight

Henry Malone

December 22, 2016

Friar water polo found themselves on top of the standings for the fourth year in a row. When many of the sports headlines at Malvern are dominated by marquee sports like football and basketball, the water polo team can somet...

Fall sports preview

Henry Malone

September 25, 2016

What to expect from the Friars for the fall season. [ezcol_1half] Water Polo seeking Inter-Ac four-peat With several returning starters and a strong Junior class, the Water Polo team has a target on their backs. Varsity Water Polo is looking to win their fourth ...

Titchnell plays one last season with the boys

Henry Malone

September 23, 2016

This season will be a bittersweet one for senior Justin Titchenell as he looks to end his Friar career strong. After a breakout season in 2015, number 58 yearns to wreak havoc on opposing offensive lines for one more year...

Harrington completes undefeated season

Henry Malone

May 24, 2016

Winning the Inter-Ac tennis title has been James Harrington’s goal since freshman year. With most of the sports spotlight in the spring taken by the lacrosse and baseball teams, tennis often finds itself on the bottom of the ...

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