Lower Merion High School

Kobe Bryant tribute at Super Bowl
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February 04, 2020 - 3:42 pm
A public memorial has been announced for three of those killed along with Kobe Bryant when their helicopter crashed in foggy weather last month outside Los Angeles. Read more here.
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Growing Kobe Bryant memorial outside of Lower Merion High School.
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John McDevitt
February 01, 2020 - 5:06 pm
A tribute to the late Kobe Bryant was held between the girls and boys varsity basketball games at his high school alma mater Saturday. Read more.
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Before the Lower Merion and Upper Darby girls basketball teams took the floor Tuesday night, both squads paused for a 33-second moment of silence to honor Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna..
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Justin Udo
January 29, 2020 - 9:00 am
Before the Lower Merion and Upper Darby girls basketball teams took the floor at Kobe Bryant Gymnasium on Tuesday night, both squads paused for a 33-second moment of silence to honor the NBA star who wore that number when he played for Lower Merion. Read more here.
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Lower Merion head basketball coach Gregg Downer.
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John McDevitt
January 28, 2020 - 8:13 pm
Kobe Bryant's former high school coach reflects on the basketball legend's life. Read more here.
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 Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers looks back in the first half while taking on the Utah Jazz at Staples Center on April 13, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.
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Kim Glovas
January 27, 2020 - 6:40 pm
The world is shaken by the sudden death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, but advocates say the onslaught of coverage on his death can be a trigger to sexual assault survivors. Read more here.
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Kobe Bryant memorial at Lower Merion High School
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Shara Dae Howard
January 27, 2020 - 5:06 pm
Former and current Lower Merion High School students honored their hometown hero, Kobe Bryant, who was killed in a tragic helicopter crash in Southern California along with his 13-year-old daughter and seven others. Read more here.
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The memorial outside the Kobe Bryant Gymnasium at Lower Merion High School.
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KYW Staff
January 27, 2020 - 8:09 am
Students coming to class at Lower Merion High School faced a grim Monday morning as they walked past a memorial to NBA star and Philadelphia native Kobe Bryant. Philadelphia is mourning Bryant, who died at the age of 41 with his daughter Gianna and seven others in a helicopter crash in Southern...
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Kobe Bryant photographed on court at Lower Merion High School.
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Jim Melwert
March 13, 2019 - 2:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Kobe Bryant jersey stolen from a Lower Merion High School display case two years ago has been returned to the school — after it was bought by a collector in China. According to ESPN , Liu Zhe bought the jersey for about $2,000 to add to his collection. But when he...
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Lower Merion students participated in a backpack stuffing race for charity — and also attempted to break a Guinness World Record for stuffing the most backpacks with school supplies in the least amount of time.
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Hadas Kuznits
September 08, 2018 - 5:47 pm
LOWER MERION, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Lower Merion students participated in a backpack stuffing race for charity — and also attempted to break a Guinness World Record for stuffing the most backpacks with school supplies in the least amount of time. Lower Merion High School students planned out their...
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