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 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…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 5

EPIHA CENTRAL Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall Record: 1-1-0 Divisional Placement: Fifth (down two) In Review: Conestoga lost, 6-4, to Springfield on Nov. 13. Player of the Week: Forward Matt Cameron — 3 points (2G, 1A) in one game. Upcoming Week: Nov. 16 at Harriton, Nov. 20 against Haverford High. EPIHA CHES-MONT Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall…

D-West girls fall to Garnet Valley

WEST GOSHEN — It just wasn’t the game for the Downingtown West girls ice hockey team. No matter how close the Whippets came, they just couldn’t topple Garnet Valley Friday night at Ice Line. “It was a little bit (of a disappointment),” said D-West coach Robert Fleming. “I think the girls would say that. We…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 3

EPIHA CHES-MONT Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall Record: 0-1-0 Divisional Placement: Fifth In Review: Great Valley lost 9-1 to West Chester Bayard Rustin on Oct. 30. Player of the Week: Game data not available. Upcoming Week: Nov. 2 at Downingtown East, Nov. 6 at Sun Valley. Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 1-0-0 Divisional Placement: Second In…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 2

ICSHL GIRLS VARSITY Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 1-0-0 Divisional Placement: Second In Review: Bishop Shanahan won 8-5 over West Chester Bayard Rustin on Oct. 23. Player of the Week: Forward Christine Lampron — 6 goals in one game. Upcoming Week: No games. Bishop Shanahan will play again Nov. 6. Week’s Record: 1-1-0 Overall Record:…

Girls Ice Hockey All-Area Teams

First Team Forwards Michaela Caldwell (Conestoga, Jr.): Cladwell is known for her goal scoring as she potted 35 her freshman year and 40 her sophomore year. Now, as a junior, she went even higher as she put 63 goals past goaltenders and added two more during the Flyers Cup tournament. At this rate, an 80+…

Ice Hockey: Carle, D’Ginto lead D-West over Conestoga

ASTON — It can be difficult to battle back from a deficit, but Downingtown West was able to accomplish it — twice, in fact — to win 7-6 over Conestoga in a girls varsity game Thursday night at IceWorks. “I was proud of the way they played,” said Downingtown West head coach Robert Fleming. “They…

Ice Hockey: Balanced scoring leads Unionville over D-West

WEST GOSHEN — What makes Unionville assistant coach Dave Elvin proud of his team is the fact he can’t single out one player on his team. That’s because the Indians boast such a talented, well balanced team which has yet to lose a game and continued with an 8-1 win over Downingtown West in a…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 11

DSHA VARSITY Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 9-1-0 Divisional Placement: Second – Same In Review: Avon Grove won 4-2 over Kennett Jan. 2. Player of the Week: Junior forward George Difrancesco – 3 points (1G, 2A) in one game Upcoming Week: Jan. 9 against Hodgson, Jan. 10 at Oxford Week’s Record: 1-1-0 Overall Record: 6-3-1…

2014-15 EPIHA, ICSHL All-Stars

As per tradition, New Year’s Day will feature All-Star games from the EPIHA and ICSHL leagues. Listed below are the All-Stars selected from each of the teams in the coverage area and which side they will be playing on come Thursday. Congratulations to all the All-Stars! PREP-PCL GAME National Division Coach: Dave Dorman – Malvern…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 5

DSHA VARSITY Week’s Record: 3-0-0 Overall Record: 4-0-0 Divisional Placement: First (Data missing for other divisional teams) – Same In Review: Avon Grove shutout Newark, 14-0, Nov. 21. Player of the Week: Austin Nichol – 3 goals in one game Upcoming Week: No games. Avon Grove will play again Dec. 5. Week’s Record: 2-0-0 Overall Record:…

Ice Hockey: Stueve’s return lifts D-East over D-West

WEST GOSHEN — It was Katie Stueve’s first game back from injury for Downingtown East, but you would never know it judging by the scoresheet. The senior defenseman, and MVP of the 2014 Girls Flyers Cup tournament, notched a hat trick in a 4-2 win over rival Downingtown West Friday night in a girls varsity…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 4

DSHA VARSITY Week’s Record: 2-0-0 Overall Record: 3-0-0 Divisional Placement: First (Data missing for other divisional teams) – Same In Review: Avon Grove had a good week as it blew out St. Mark’s, 15-0, Nov. 14 and beat Middletown, 6-2, Nov. 15. Player of the Week: Nick Danese – 4 goals in two games, including…

High school ice hockey preview 2014-15

It’s that time of year when the air turns crisp and the ponds begin to freeze over and the local rinks begin to fill with parents, fans and players as hockey returns to Chester County for the 2014-15 season. This year, the Daily Local News will be bringing more coverage than ever before in the…