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…

2015-16 Winter All-Area: Boys ice hockey

FIRST TEAM Forwards Brett Christie, Sr., West Chester Rustin: Christie has always been able to make a name for himself on Rustin and his senior year was no different. Though he played in just 15 games this season, Christie still led his team in points (32) and goals (18). Once again, his play was elevated…

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 13

EPIHA CENTRAL Week’s Record: 0-1-1 Overall Record: 6-4-1 Divisional Placement: Fifth (down one) In Review: Conestoga tied with Garnet Valley, 8-8, on Jan. 11 and lost, 6-3, to Strath Haven on Jan. 15. Player of the Week: F Graham Carpenter — 4 points (2G, 2A) in one game. Upcoming Week: Jan. 18 against Harriton, Jan.…

Rustin, D-East battle to tie

WEST GOSHEN — Depending on which side of the rink someone was sitting on, it was either a thrilling, never-give-up game or one that left a person shaking their head after Downingtown East and West Chester Rustin hockey teams played to a 4-4 tie Friday night at Ice Line. Rustin took the lead four times…

Ice Hockey: Rustin fights off Downingtown East onslaught

WEST GOSHEN — Another playoff game, another one-goal win for top-seeded West Chester Rustin as they beat No. 5 Downingtown East, 3-2, in the Ches-Mont semifinals Wednesday night at Ice Line. But once again, it wasn’t an easy task for the defending state champions as East threw everything it had at them. “That’s how it…

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 9

DSHA VARSITY Week’s Record: 2-0-0 Overall Record: 8-1-0 Divisional Placement: Second – Down one In Review: Avon Grove won 6-2 over Oxford Dec. 19 and 13-1 over Hodgson Dec. 20. Player of the Week: Senior defenseman Ryan Hassiepen – 5 points (3G, 2A) in one game Upcoming Week: No games. Avon Grove will play again…

Ice Hockey: Rustin fights back to tie Boyertown

WEST GOSHEN — It wasn’t the prettiest of games for the West Chester Rustin boys hockey team and they could count their blessings to be able to skate away with a point. Trailing by two goals with just under six minutes left to Boyertown, the Golden Knights were able to put two past senior goaltender…