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 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…

Kennett tops Penncrest in high-scoring game

ASTON — In its last game of the regular season, the Kennett ice hockey team used its game against Penncrest as a tune-up for the ICSHL playofs. The Blue Demons ended up in a high-scoring shooting match with Penncrest, though they came out on top with a 9-6 decision. “I wasn’t expecting a high-scoring game…

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…

Harman leads Avon Grove to wild win

NEWARK, Del. — It was a rollercoaster of a game for the Avon Grove hockey team. The Red Devils found themselves in just about every situation against Oxford Monday night at the Pond Ice Arena — losing, winning, winning big and watching it crumble in front of them. In the end, though, Avon Grove pulled…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 14

EPIHA CENTRAL Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 7-5-1 Divisional Placement: Fourth (up one) In Review: Conestoga shutout Harriton, 6-0, on Jan. 18 and its game at Haverford High on Jan. 22 was postponed. Player of the Week: G Malcolm Roeder — 17 saves on 17 shots in one game. Upcoming Week: Jan. 25 at Ridley,…

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.…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 12

EPIHA CENTRAL Week’s Record: N/A Overall Record: 6-3-0 Divisional Placement: Fourth (same) In Review: No game data available for Conestoga at Boyertown on Jan. 8. Player of the Week: N/A Upcoming Week: Jan. 11 against Garnet Valley, Jan. 15 at Strath Haven. EPIHA CHES-MONT Week’s Record: 1-0-1 Overall Record: 8-2-2 Divisional Placement: Third (same) In…

Oxford’s Snowden stuns Radnor with 72-save win

WEST GOSHEN — Oxford’s Ryan Snowden has been a goaltender since he was 3 years old and in over that 14-year span, he’s never faced what he did Monday night. In a game against Radnor Monday night at Ice Line, the senior faced 73 shots. He stopped 72 of them in a 2-1 win. “Sixty-nine…

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…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 4

EPIHA CENTRAL Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 1-0-0 Divisional Placement: Third In Review: Conestoga won, 7-1, over Penncrest on Nov. 2. Player of the Week: Forward Matt Cameron — 4 goals in one game. Upcoming Week: Nov. 13 against Springfield. EPIHA CHES-MONT Week’s Record: 1-0-1 Overall Record: 1-0-1 Divisional Placement: Third In Review: Downingtown East…

Boys Ice Hockey All-Area Teams

First Team Forwards Brett Christie (West Chester Rustin, Jr.): Christie is just — to put it blunt — an incredible and lethal player. He may have not have scored as many points as the year before (only 43 to 37, excluding the Flyers Cup tournament), but that doesn’t mean he was less deadly. He tallied…

Ice Hockey: Oxford spoils Kennett’s senior night

NEWARK, Del. — For being the first season in quite a long time, not many expected Oxford to do as well as it did this year. But the Hornets finished the regular season with a 2-0 shutout over Kennett Sunday night, bringing their DSHA Varsity record to 8-6. “We can’t be happier for the first…

Ice Hockey: Snowden, Pocco lead Oxford rout against Newark

By Andrei Radu Special for ChesCo Hockey Haven NEWARK, Del. — Oxford sophomore goalie Ryan Snowden had a shutout on Friday night, including four saves in the last minute to preserve the goose egg and secure the 7-0 win for over Newark in a divisional match-up at the Pond. “We were trying to get 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…