Rob Ostermaier, Daily Press
December 6, 2008
It began last December, when Phoebus suffered a demoralizing loss in the state semifinals. Adopting the motto Unfinished Business, the Phantoms went to work and ultimately blew through the 2008 season unbeaten, capturing the programs fourth Division 5 state championship in eight years. The ingredients: a suffocating defense, a punishing ground game and an effective passing attack. Coach Bill Dees best team inserted itself into the discussion of the best squads the Peninsula has produced.