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Coverage of sporting events from around the Philadelphia area including College Football and Basketball from Temple, Villanova, and other area Universities, Philadelphia Soul, Philadelphia Union, and much, much more.

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    16 2019 August

    Interview with Indy Car driver Marco Andretti

    August 16, 2019 – Allentown, PA – A few days ahead of the ABC Supply Pocono 500 Indy Car race, Independent Philly had the opportunity to speak candidly with local resident Marco Andretti, son of...

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    01 2019 July

    CONCACAF Gold Cup 2019 Quarter Finals at The Linc

    June 30, 2019 PHILADELPHIA — Haiti (defeated Canada) and Mexico (defeated Costa Rica) on Saturday in Houston, TX to advance to the CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-Finals, and on Sunday, June 30th, 2019, the Quarter-Finals moved to...

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    17 2019 June

    Philadelphia Soul Clobber A.C. Blackjacks

    June 16, 2019 PHILADELPHIA — In a round-2 matchup on Father’s Day, the 3-time Arena Football League champion Philadelphia Soul easily defeated the Atlantic City Blackjacks 54-29, their second win over A.C. this season.  In week-1,...

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    01 2019 June

    Philadelphia Eagles Charity Softball Game

    May 31, 2019 PHILADELPHIA — It was a beautiful summer-like evening at Citizens Bank Park, home of the Phillies but borrowed last night by Eagles players for Carson Wentz’ AO1 Foundation fundraising event.  In front...

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    11 2019 March

    Flyers Beat Ottawa and Remain Playoff Hopeful

    March 11, 2019 PHILADELPHIA — The Flyers take another win and step toward the playoff season behind veteran goalie Brian Elliott.  After an empty 1st period for the Flyers, Oskar Lindblom, Michael Raffle and Scott Laughton...

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Interview with Indy Car driver Marco Andretti

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August 16, 2019 – Allentown, PA – A few days ahead of the ABC Supply Pocono 500 Indy Car race, Independent Philly had the opportunity to speak candidly with local resident Marco Andretti, son of former Indy Car Champion Michael and grandson of the legendary Mario Andretti.  And while Marco is a genuinely nice guy...

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June 30, 2019 PHILADELPHIA — Haiti (defeated Canada) and Mexico (defeated Costa Rica) on Saturday in Houston, TX to advance to the CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-Finals, and on Sunday, June 30th, 2019, the Quarter-Finals moved to Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA. Jamaica defeated Panama 1-0 in the first game. The second match of the night,...

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Philadelphia Soul Clobber A.C. Blackjacks

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June 16, 2019 PHILADELPHIA — In a round-2 matchup on Father’s Day, the 3-time Arena Football League champion Philadelphia Soul easily defeated the Atlantic City Blackjacks 54-29, their second win over A.C. this season.  In week-1, Philly narrowly beat A.C. 48-41. Soul fullback Adrian Ferns provided an opening drive score to set the tone for the evening,...

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Philadelphia Eagles Charity Softball Game

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May 31, 2019 PHILADELPHIA — It was a beautiful summer-like evening at Citizens Bank Park, home of the Phillies but borrowed last night by Eagles players for Carson Wentz’ AO1 Foundation fundraising event.  In front of 15,000 fans, 29 Philadelphia Eagles donned their other spikes and gloves for a benefit softball game. The 2nd annual AO1...

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Flyers Beat Ottawa and Remain Playoff Hopeful

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March 11, 2019 PHILADELPHIA — The Flyers take another win and step toward the playoff season behind veteran goalie Brian Elliott.  After an empty 1st period for the Flyers, Oskar Lindblom, Michael Raffle and Scott Laughton all scored in the 2nd toward a 3-2 win over the basement-dwelling Ottawa Senators. The Senators took the lead in...

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