Lennox steps aside after legendary Interboro run

Posted on January 22, 2020 in Homepage, 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

Academy Park ready to play underdog at Cheltenham

Posted on November 22, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Matt Smith Barry Brown and Xavier Newman have vivid memories of standing on the sideline at Springfield High School three years ago. Two of Academy Park’s best senior players were baby-faced freshmen in 2016. They didn’t see a lick of varsity time, but the excitement of being part of a District 1 championship squad… Read More

Garnet Valley and Haverford in playoff games tonight

Posted on November 15, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Matt Smith Coatesville at Garnet Valley, 7 The third-seeded Jaguars (11-1) look to solve quarterback Ricky Ortega and the Red Raiders. GV is 0-2 against Coatesville in the District 1 tournament the last two years. Last season it was a 42-7 defeat in the semifinals. Greg Reynolds ran for 220 yards and five TDs… Read More

Knights aim to blunt injury factor, beat Rustin

Posted on November 15, 2019 in Newspaper.

By Matt Smith Academy Park’s defense has not allowed a touchdown in two District 1 Class 5A tournament games. The offense produced nicely in a 26-0 trouncing of Oxford in the first round, but struggled mightily in an 8-6 win over Penn Wood a week ago. It has not been pretty, but the Knights are… Read More