Girls HS Golf: Unionville beats Downingtown East, wins Ches Mont title

The Unionville “Lady Longhorns” defeated  Downingtown East in a High School Girls golf match at the Whitford Country Club. Today’s win put Unionville at 9-0 in the league and solidified another Ches-Mont Championship for the Longhorns golf program. Low score in today’s round was Unionvile’s team captain Mary Dunigan who shot a 36 (even par round). Senior Mira Patel...

HS Girls Golf: Unionville holds off Downingtown East, Villa Maria

The Unionville “Lady Longhorns” defeated both Downingtown East and Villa Maria Academy in a High School Girls golf match played at the Kennett Square Golf and Country Club today. Low score in today’s round was Unionvile’s team captain Mary Dunigan who shot a 34 (1 under par) score.  Mary had 2 birdies in her round. Team Scores: Unionville :  163 Downingtown East : 182 Villa...

Boys HS Tennis: Unionville edges Downingtown East

Winning Team  Unionville Losing Team  DTE Score   3 to 2   Singles Matches Andrew Ou (UHS)    won by forfeit Andrew Poprik (UHS)    lost to    Abhiraj Srivastava (DTE)      4-6 6-7 Matt Miller (UHS)   defeated     Devin McBride (DTE)      6-1 6-0    Send article as PDF   

Boys HS Tennis: Unionville boys hold off Downingtown East

Winning Team  Unionville Losing Team  Downingtown East Score   4 to 3   Singles Matches Andrew Ou (UHS)    lost to    Shrihan Madam (DTE)      6-3, 4-6, 3-6 Andrew Poprik (UHS)    defeated   Abhiraj Srivastava (DTE)      6-3, 6-2 Jack Barrickman (UHS)    lost to    Devin McBride (DTE)      0-6, 7-6, 3-6    Send article as PDF   ...

Girls HS golf: Downingtown East holds off Unionville

Unionville Girls 169   Downingtown East 162 (top 4 players scored) Match played at the Kennett Square Golf and Country Club (par 35)  on 9/14 Unionville top scorers :  Mary Dunigan 34  Kaitlyn Ferrer 44  Mira Patel  45  Claire Liu  46 Downingtown East  top scorers:    Mia Pace  37    Ava O’Sullivan  38    Silvana Gonzalez  41    Maria Crowe  46 Downingtown East remains...

D-Town East grad, NY Jet Tyler Kroft gives back to hometown, again hosting youth football camp

New York Jets tight end, Tyler Kroft, will return to his hometown to run the third-annual student football camp. DOWNINGTOWN — On Saturday, July 24, students will have the opportunity meet current New York Jets tight end, Tyler Kroft, and participate in a day filled with football fun. As a child growing up in Downingtown, Tyler Kroft reminiscences about how special it is to return to his hometown...

Downingtown East grinds down Unionville, 47-16

By Al Tustin, Sports Editor, The Times Downingtown East’s Zach Hamilton battled for yardage against Unionville. EAST MARLBOROUGH — For one quarter, Unionville woke. The 3-6 Indians looked like the District One, 5A champions they were a year ago, playing stingy defense and using a slashing option run game centered on its quarterback, while arguably outplaying 6A powerhouse Downingtown East for...

Downingtown’s Lauletta drafted by Giants

Kyle Lauletta It appears that Downingtown East graduate Kyle Lauletta will be following the footsteps of notable Chester County quarterbacks Matt Ryan and Matt Schaub to the National Football League, following his selection in the fourth round, Saturday by the New York Giants. Lauletta, a star for Richmond, had been seen as a sleeper pick — many scouts compare him to San Francisco 49ers QB Jimmy...

Eagles nominate Matta for NFL HS coach of the year

Michael Matta Michael Matta, head coach of the Downingtown High School East varsity football team, has been selected as the Philadelphia Eagles nominee for the 2017 Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year Award. Representing the best at the high school level, Matta was nominated for the national award, named for the winningest coach in NFL history, for his character and integrity, leadership and...

Coatesville outduels D-Town East in ‘Game of The Year’

By Chris Sheehan, Correspondent, the Times Coatesville runner finds open field, racing toward the endzone against Downingtown East. DOWNINGTOWN — In a back and forth battle until the very end of the game, Coatesville took home this year’s belt — and at least a piece of the Ches Mont National Division title — over Downingtown East with a miraculous touchdown throw with three seconds left in...