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  • Sports

    Ice Hockey: Oxford closes door on Hodgson in playoff opener

    NEWARK, Del. >> The coaching staff only expected their team to go .500 on the season. All they wanted was to be able to be happy with how the first year went.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • Opinion

    Performance Golf: Control your hips, control your swing!

    My student is showing a lot of leg here at impact — you can see his left leg from this down the line view. This golfer was suffering from a club path that headed way too far out to the right of the target line through impact, at times more than 10 degrees. That path caused big pushes to the right as well as big hooks to the left. In his old swing, his hips were aligned to the right of the target line at impact (3 degrees) and his torso was even farther to the right (10 degrees). His...

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  • Sports

    Surviving members of 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team reflect on passing of teammate Bob Suter

    LAKE PLACID, N.Y. >> The 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team will always be remembered as the 20 players who made history and allowed the country to once again believe in miracles.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • Sports

    Hundreds make the journey to Lake Placid to see the reunion of the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team

    LAKE PLACID, N.Y. >> Do you still believe in miracles?

    Candice Monhollan
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  • Sports

    KMC gymnasts score well in trampoline meet

    NEW GARDEN >> Matthew Wileyto, Mateo Reihman, Kyle Walchuk, Andrew Overman, Logan Walchuk, Isaac Hannah, Cullan Darhower, Jordan Walchuk, Adam Overman, Kate Elliott, Danielle Birkett, and JD Mickel took home first place medals at the KMC Trampoline Invitational on Sunday. The KMC trampoline team hosted more than 150 competitors from 13 teams and five states. The complete results are below:

    Reports from KMC |

  • Sports

    Basketball: Octorara routs Oxford to clinch American

    ATGLEN >> The last week or so has seen the Octorara boys basketball team face one big test after another, with consecutive games against West Chester Rustin, Great Valley and Coatesville. Yet another exam came Tuesday night when the Braves played host to Oxford, with the Ches-Mont League American Division title on the line.

    By Bill Rudick brudick55@gmail.com |

  • News

    New Garden’s Simpson named officer of year

    WEST CHESTER >> As he accepted the Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award from Chester County District Attorney Thomas Hogan on Friday, New Garden Police Chief Gerald Simpson was virtually surrounded by a physical manifestation of the attitude that he — and others also honored in the ceremony — received the award with.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@dailylocal.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Boomers is closed, but still holds happy memories

    LONDON GROVE >> The southern Chester County destination that many children chose as their favorite party site closed on Jan. 4 because of what the owner said was lack of income.

    Chris Barber
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  • Sports

    Ice Hockey: Snowden, Poco lead Oxford rout against Newark

    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 over Newark in a divisional match-up at the Pond.

    By Andrei Radu sports.kennettpaper@ gmail.com |

  • Sports

    Girls Swimming: Avon Grove girls capture first Ches-Mont League title

    Caln >> Entering this season, the Avon Grove girls swimming program had zero Ches-Mont League titles, they never beat West Chester Henderson, and only had one winning season in school history. Throughout 2015 they have been racking up accomplishments. They captured their second-winning record, and defeated West Chester Henderson. On Friday night, they added a Ches-Mont League National Division Championship to their list of achievements after they defeated Coatesville, 105-70.

    By Kieran McCauley kmccauley@dailylocal.com @k_mac_14 on Twitter |

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