W.C. Rustin starts season off with win over rival East

WEST GOSHEN — Tommy Sloan’s short-handed goal with less than a minute left in the second period ended up being the game winner for West Chester Rustin in a 5-3 victory over West Chester East at Ice Line Friday night. Though three more goals were scored in the final period, it was Sloan’s late tally that…

Mourar line dominates in big win over Great Valley

WEST GOSHEN — Hat tricks by Austin Mourar and Tyler Skomsky propelled Owen J. Roberts’ hockey team to a dominating 11-1 over Great Valley at Ice Line on Friday night. In addition to their six goals, Mourar added two assists and Skomsky one. “We just try to move the puck and put it in the back…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 4

CENTRAL Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 1-0-0 Conference Placement: 1st (NR) Week in Review: Conestoga won, 4-1, over Boyertown on Oct. 24. Player of the Week: F Graham Carpenter – 2 goals in one game. Upcoming Week: Oct. 31 against Ridley, Nov. 4 against Perkiomen Valley. PIONEER BOYERTOWN Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall Record: 0-1-0 Conference…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 3

GIRLS VARSITY Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall Record: 1-1-0* (missing game data) Conference Placement: 7th⇓ Week in Review: Avon Grove lost, 10-1, to West Chester East on Oct. 21. Player of the Week: D Kirsten Vetland – 1 goal in one game. Upcoming Week: No games. Avon Grove plays again Oct. 30. Week’s Record: N/A Overall…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 2

GIRLS VARSITY   Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 1-0-0* (missing game data) Conference Placement: 4th⇑ Week in Review: Avon Grove won, 4-3, over Lansdale Catholic on Oct. 13. Player of the Week: D Kirsten Vetland – 3 goals in one game. Upcoming Week: Oct. 21 at West Chester East. Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 1-1-0…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 1

GIRLS VARSITY Week’s Record: N/A Overall Record: N/A Conference Placement: 7th Week in Review: No game data for Avon Grove‘s game against West Chester Bayard Rustin on Oct. 7. Player of the Week: N/A Upcoming Week: Oct. 13 at Lansdale Catholic. Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall Record: 0-1-0 Conference Placement: 4th Week in Review: Bishop Shanahan lost,…

2015-16 Winter All-Area: Girls ice hockey

FIRST TEAM Forwards Kaelen Speck, So., Unionville: It was a highlight year for Speck in her first season with Unionville. She finished fifth overall among Girls Varsity forwards in the ICSHL with 46 points in 15 games and was second on her team in the same category. Speck even had a hat trick in her…

D-East, Unionville to meet for title

WEST GOSHEN — It didn’t matter if the Downingtown East girls hockey team played Tuesday or Wednesday night — the Cougars were ready to play in the Flyers Cup tournament. After two teams withdrew from the tournament, D-East automatically advanced to the semifinals round against second-seeded West Chester East on Wednesday night. Despite a back-and-forth…

Unionville rolls by Lansdale Catholic

WEST GOSHEN — Even though Unionville is perennially a top hockey team in the Girls Varsity conference, the Indians have only won one conference championship since 2012. That is, until the 2016 season. Unionville claimed the title after a 7-1 win over third-seeded Lansdale Catholic on Friday night at Ice Line. “We’re extremely happy to…

Vikings edged in Flyers Cup semifinal

WEST GOSHEN — West Chester East’s checklist was left unfinished Wednesday night after a 3-2 loss to Springfield in the Flyers Cup A Semifinals at Ice Line. After going 15-1-1 in the regular season, finishing first in the Ches-Mont and being selected first overall in the Flyers Cup tournament, East ran into a team who…

Unionville pulls off crazy comeback

WEST GOSHEN — “Nail-biter,” “thrilling” and “heart-stopping” can’t even describe Unionville hockey’s win over Crestwood in the Flyers Cup A Quarterfinals Monday night. Facing a two-goal deficit with just 5:30 left in the game, Unionville’s big players stepped up when they were needed most, and in a span of just 71 seconds, scored three goals…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 18

EPIHA CENTRAL Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 10-7-1 Divisional Placement: Third (same) In Review: Conestoga won, 7-3, over Great Valley on Feb. 17. Player of the Week: D Alex Lee — 5 points (2G, 3A) in one game. Upcoming Week: EPIHA Central playoffs starting Feb. 22. EPIHA CHES-MONT Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 13-2-3 Divisional…

W.C. East rolls past Radnor

WEST GOSHEN — The West Chester East girls ice hockey team couldn’t have asked for a more balanced game than Thursday night’s tilt against Radnor. In the 11-3 win, five of East’s players scored two goals apiece and eight of the 10 players had at least a point in the game, including goalie Danielle Latare.…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 17

EPIHA CENTRAL Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall Record: 9-7-1 Divisional Placement: Third (same) In Review: Conestoga was shutout by Ridley, 5-0, on Feb. 11. Player of the Week: G Malcolm Roeder — 47 saves on 52 shots in one game. Upcoming Week: Feb. 17 at Great Valley. EPIHA CHES-MONT Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall Record: 1-13-1 Divisional…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 16

EPIHA CENTRAL Week’s Record: 1-1-0 Overall Record: 9-6-1 Divisional Placement: Third (same) In Review: Conestoga lost, 6-2, to Spring-Ford on Feb. 1 and won, 5-4, over Haverford High on Feb. 4. Player of the Week: F Will Delaney — 3 assists in one game. Upcoming Week: Feb. 11 at Ridley. EPIHA CHES-MONT Week’s Record: 2-0-0…