COVID-19 pandemic shows sports really is just a game

Posted on March 19, 2020 in Newspaper.

By Matt DeGeorge At one point or another, we’ve all heard it. In our childhoods, after a shot that didn’t go in or a pitch that didn’t connect with a bat or a race lost, somewhere nearby there was hopefully someone we loved to offer reassurance. And often, those soothing words included the idea that… Read More

Five Chester football stars ready for PSAC careers

Posted on February 8, 2020 in Homepage, Newspaper.

By Matt Smith Several of Delaware County’s best football talents made their college decisions official on the second National Signing Day of the 2019-20 school year. Chester High made the biggest splash as five players from its senior class signed with Division II programs in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC). The Langley twins, Malik… Read More

Parity with Ridley was Steve Lennox’s greatest achievement at Interboro

Posted on January 23, 2020 in Newspaper.

By Jack McCaffery  After winning 229 games, 15 Del Val League championships and legendary status as the football coach at Interboro High, Steve Lennox has retired. His success is easily measured by the numbers. It is best measured by this: He was 12-11 in Thanksgiving games against Ridley. After 23 tries, or roughly six full… Read More

Lennox steps aside after legendary Interboro run

Posted on January 22, 2020 in Newspaper.

  By Matt Smith Steve Lennox, a member of the Delaware County Athletes Hall of Fame who coached his football teams to more than 300 victories, has retired after 27 years as Interboro’s head coach.  Lennox made the announcement at the Bucs’ season-ending awards and dinner banquet Monday night. One of the most respected sports… Read More

Football memories appropriately topped by Trey Blair

Posted on January 4, 2020 in Newspaper.

By Matt Smith If Happy New Year is a phrase people could say on Valentine’s Day, then it’s not too late to look back on the 2019 Delaware County football season. Even if the winter sports season is in full swing and all the fall sports All-Delco teams have been announced, there is no such… Read More

Academy Park comes up a yard short in bid for fourth District 1 title

Posted on November 23, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Matt Smith The final play in Friday night’s District 1 Class 5A final was a curious call that Academy Park coach Jason Vosheski would like to have back. Why wasn’t the ball in the hands of his outstanding senior quarterback, Barry Brown? Brown had thrown an 18-yard scoring strike to Malik Johnson to pull… Read More