College Sports

Fire Team Making Strides |Oct 9, 2013

The Southern Chester County Soccer Association girls U9 travel team “Fire” had a challenging weekend. On Saturday, the team lost 0-2 to Coventry Crush team, followed by a Sunday loss 0-1 to the Lower Merion Soccer Club Epic team.

This is how you dew green reading |Oct 2, 2013

My first lesson the other day was to cover green reading. The early morning provides the best time to learn to truly see how the slope affects the roll of your putts. I recommend you “dew” this exercise as often as you can to hole more of those must make putts.

When golfing, it’s OK to be a copycat! |Sep 25, 2013

This past Saturday, I witnessed the darnedest thing: My wife has decided that her second outing on a golf course should be in a fund raiser tournament at Hartefeld. My daughter insisted on giving my wife a golf lesson.

Make Sand Shots Simple |Aug 22, 2013

Sand shots intimidate many golfers and poor sand play can really ruin your score. Believe it or not, sand shots are very easy once you know how to handle them AND put in the time required to improve your skill at hitting the sand the correct distance behind the ball.

KAU catcher severly injured in play at the plate |Aug 15, 2013

KAU Kings catcher Eric Duerr was seriously injured in a violent play at the plate during Wednesday night’s World Series game with Panama in Bangor, Me.

URA 12-year-olds win District title |Jul 10, 2013

The Unionville Recreation Association’s (URA) 12 Year Old baseball team recently captured the Pennsylvania District 9 50/70 Championship Title. This marks the 5th straight year this team has captured the District Title.

KAU Player of the Week |Jul 3, 2013

Finishing the 2013 season with the same consistent play with which he began it, Logan Hall has been selected by his coaches as the final KAU Player of the Week for the spring.

|Jun 19, 2013

KAU’s Players of the Week both have been selected by their coaches for their willingness to encourage their teammates. Kevin Wessels of the Intermediate Division and Nick Ford of the Minor A Division are this week’s honorees.

KAU player of the week |Jun 10, 2013

An outstanding five-inning pitching performance by Kennett Middle School 7th grader Richie Deptula has earned him KAU Player of the Week honors.

UHS Rugby Team Wins State Championship |May 30, 2013

Unionville Rugby wins state championship Sunday in a spectacular match over Saint Joseph’s Prep out of Philadelphia.They beat Burrell on Saturday from Pittsburgh to advance to Sunday’s match for the finals.

KAU Player of the Week |May 15, 2013

Ian Wilhelm-McKinley, who’s beginning his first year in baseball, has been named the Kennett and Unionville (KAU) Little League Player of the Week.

Two KHS Girls Lacrosse Players Sign with Division I Schools |Mar 6, 2013

Two student athletes at Kennett High have signed letters of intent to play lacrosse for Division I schools.

|Mar 6, 2013

High Performance Golf Ball Control is the #1 Essential Skill of Golf. As we have discussed, Ball Control is comprised of three skills within the skill: Solid Contact. Predict the Flight. And Hit it Far Enough to Score.

Unionville girls win Ches-Mont title |Feb 28, 2013

Unionville closed out the season with a victory over Sallies/Padua. The Girls team won the American Division of the Ches-Mont League Title. The girls were undefeated in league competition and were as deep as they were strong.

Unionville man earns prestigious golf award |Jan 31, 2013

PGA Master Professional Harry Hammond Jr. of Unionville, Pa., whose service to both members and aspiring PGA Professionals for nearly a half-century follows the spirit of one of the game’s legendary mentors, has been named the recipient of the 2012 Bill Strausbaugh Award.

Unionville swimmers defeat Rustin at Pink Meet |Jan 25, 2013

Unionville Swim Team was host to Rustin at the Kennett Area YMCA on Jan. 19. Unionville dedicated proceeds from the “Pink Meet” and their bake sale this week to Unite for Her. Unite for Her’s mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of women and girls by supporting and providing breast cancer and wellness programs that educate, empower and restore.

Kennett 51, Oxford 49 |Jan 9, 2013

Kennett (2-1, 6-3) handed Oxford (2-1 league) its forst Ches-Mont American Division loss as Yohsuke Kobayashi netted 15 points and Maalik Rochester 12 on Thursday, Jan. 3 at Kennett.

Kennett residents claim amateur golf title |Nov 20, 2012

Matt Kohn and John Dickinson, both residents of Kennett Square, won the Chester County Amateur and Senior Chester County Amateur which was held Oct. 20 at Loch Nairn Golf Course. Pictured: John Dickinson,left, Senior Chester County Amateur ChampBill Strow,Tournament Director, middle.

KMC finishes on top of eight-team meet |Nov 14, 2012

NEW GARDEN -- The KMC gymnasts came out on top of an eight-team meet on Saturday and Sunday at their home gym.

KMC finishes on top of eight-team meet |Nov 14, 2012

NEW GARDEN -- The KMC gymnasts came out on top of an eight-team meet on Saturday and Sunday at their home gym.

Kennett Fushion win softball title |Oct 17, 2012

The Kennett-Unionville Fusion softball team recently won the USSSA Fall Brawl Tournament in Howard County, Md.

|Sep 12, 2012

By Fran Maye fmaye@journalregister.com

Indians edged by Garnet Valley |Sep 5, 2012

EAST MARLBOROUGH - Garnet Valley senior quarterback Ryan Corkery wasn’t asked to throw the ball much during Friday night’s nonleague showdown against Unionville. He completed only two passes on the night, but boy were they both big ones -- each going for touchdowns.

Kennett Kings win District 28 title |Jul 25, 2012

The KAU Kennett Kings 15- and 16-year-old baseball team recently captured the District 28 Senior International championship with a 9-1 victory over West Side of West Chester.

Kennett Kings win District 28 title |Jul 25, 2012

The KAU Kennett Kings 15- and 16-year-old baseball team recently captured the District 28 Senior International championship with a 9-1 victory over West Side of West Chester.