Matt Leon

Nick Weisheipl (left) has been the only head coach in the history of the Cabrini baseball program.
Cabrini Athletics
Matt Leon
April 16, 2019 - 4:37 pm
The Division III Cabrini University baseball team is setting the pace in the Atlantic East Conference. The Cavaliers are 23-7 overall and alone in first with a 9-1 conference mark. This success becomes even more impressive when you consider that this is only the third year that Cabrini, located in...
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Drexel junior guard Kurk Lee.
Drexel University Athletics
Matt Leon
January 16, 2019 - 3:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Drexel Dragons will be home Thursday night for a Colonial Athletic Association battle with Towson. Drexel (8-11 overall, 2-4 CAA) split a pair of road games last week. First, the Dragons picked up arguably their biggest win of the season on Thursday night, using a...
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Phil Martelli
Saint Joseph's University Athletics
Matt Leon
January 11, 2019 - 3:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Saint Joseph's University Hawks will look to turn things around Saturday when they visit Duquesne in Atlantic 10 action. The Hawks (7-8) have lost three in a row (their first three A-10 games) while dealing with offensive struggles that actually predate this...
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Sisters Kelcie and Julia Dolan
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Matt Leon
December 17, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Temple University women's soccer team wrapped up its season on Halloween with a loss to UCF in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference tournament. That game also represented the final game playing together for the Owls for sisters Kelcie and Julia...
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Matt Leon
December 07, 2018 - 10:23 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Tom Gola was a Philadelphia legend. As a basketball player and coach at La Salle University and as a Philadelphia politician, Gola's story is a fascinating one, and it is chronicled in a new book. David Grzybowski is a La Salle University alum who penned the new book...
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Zach Spiker
Drexel Athletics/Greg Carroccio
Matt Leon
November 20, 2018 - 6:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Drexel will look to move above .500 on the season Wednesday afternoon when the Dragons host Boston University at the DAC. The 2-2 Dragons opened the season with road losses to Eastern Michigan and Rutgers, but they have since bounced back with a blowout victory over...
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Delaware Blue Hens Football / Villanova Wildcats Football
Villanova University Athletics
Matt Leon
November 16, 2018 - 6:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One of the best rivalries in FCS football will continue on Saturday down in Newark as Delaware hosts Villanova in the "Battle of the Blue." This year, much more is at stake in this meeting for the Blue Hens than the Wildcats. While 4-6 Villanova's season will come to...
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Saint Joe's Hawks
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Matt Leon
November 08, 2018 - 4:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Saint Joseph's University field hockey team is getting ready to make its second straight appearance in the NCAA Tournament. On Friday afternoon, the Hawks will take on Michigan in the first round in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The Hawks are 18-2 and the...
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Karekin Brooks
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
October 30, 2018 - 1:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Penn Quakers will head to Ithaca, New York this week for a Friday night Ivy League battle with Cornell. The Quakers improved to 5-2 (2-2 Ivy) this past Saturday with a 13-7 road win over Brown. This game was played in a consistent driving rain storm in Providence...
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Temple Football
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Matt Leon
October 30, 2018 - 10:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Temple Owls will return from a bye week on Thursday night when they go toe-to-toe with one of the top teams in the country, the undefeated Knights of the University of Central Florida. The Owls are 5-3 and tied (with UCF) for first in the American Athletic...
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