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 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,…

Big third lifts D-West on senior night

WEST GOSHEN — A five-goal third period capped off a win on senior night for the Downingtown West boys hockey team Monday night at Ice Line. Seniors Jason Pinkerton, Benjamin Mucha and Drew Barron each registered at least a point in the 6-2 win over Great Valley. “It was senior night, so we let the…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 11

EPIHA CENTRAL Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 6-3-0 Divisional Placement: Fourth (same) In Review: Conestoga won, 8-2, over Marple Newtown on Dec. 22. Player of the Week: F Matt Cameron — 6 points (3G, 3A) in one game. Upcoming Week: No games. Conestoga will play again Jan. 8. EPIHA CHES-MONT Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall Record:…

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: Henderson seniors shine on their night

WEST GOSHEN — It was a night to recognize the senior class for West Chester Henderson and what better way than a win? Actually, Henderson found a way with all its seniors stepping up in a 4-1 win over Downingtown West in a Ches-Mont matchup Friday night at Ice Line. “As far as defensively, every…

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…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 8

DSHA VARSITY Week’s Record: 0-1-0 Overall Record: 6-1-0 Divisional Placement: First (Data missing for other divisional teams) – Same In Review: Avon Grove suffered its first loss of the season, 8-1, to DMA Dec. 12. Player of the Week: Kelvin DeFeo – 1 goal in one game Upcoming Week: Dec. 19 against Oxford, Dec. 20…

Ice Hockey: Downingtown West suffers first loss

ASTON — All good things must come to an end and for Downingtown West, its perfect start to the season hit a roadblock against Ridley in a non-conference game Thursday night at IceWorks, 4-2. Ridley (1-2 overall) capitalized on two West (2-1 overall) turnovers in the third period to retake the lead and seal its…

ChesCo Hockey: Week 3

DSHA VARSITY Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall Record: 1-0-0 Divisional Placement: First In Review: Avon Grove opened its season with a big 12-0 shutout over Concord Nov. 8. Player of the Week: Senior goaltender Ryan Lloyd – Shutout in opening game Upcoming Week: Nov. 14 against St. Mark’s, Nov. 15 at Middletown Week’s Record: 1-0-0 Overall…

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…