Upland wins 44th Invitational ice hockey tournament

The Upland ice hockey team celebrates its championship. EAST MARLBOROUGH — Led by legendary Upland coach, Court Dunn, the boys’ varsity brought home the Finnish Cup of Friendship this weekend at the 44th Annual Invitational Boys’ Hockey Tournament at the John M. Cleveland Ice Rink. The home team competed against three New England junior prep schools including New Canaan Country School, Rectory...

Upland hosts 43rd annual boys’ invitational ice hockey tournament

Rumsey Hall School, Rectory School, Greenwich Country Day School, Upland Country Day School and New Canaan Country School teams competed in the 43rd annual Upland Invitational Ice Hockey Tournament at Upland Rink. KENNETT SQUARE – Upland Country Day School recently hosted its 43rd annual Upland Invitational Ice Hockey Tournament at the John M. Cleveland Rink on the school’s campus in Kennett...

Upland among first in area to install LookUp at ice hockey rink

The gold “LookUp” stripe warns ice hockey players they are near the boards — and Upland Country Day School is among the first in the Delaware Valley to install such a safety feature to its ice rink. Historical references for similar visual cueing warning lines in baseball and football were researched to bolster the case for the safety line in hockey. This high-speed sport with unforgiving...

Upland takes 3rd in hockey tournament

Hosts Avon Grove HS tonight Upland’s Elmo Simpanen works the puck out against Greenwich during recent tournament play. EAST MARLBOROUGH — Upland Country Day hosted and competed in the 39th Annual Boys’ Invitational Ice Hockey Tournament at the John M. Cleveland Rink on campus on Jan. 19 & 20th. Upland’s tournament is the oldest junior school ice hockey tournament in North America,...

How TWEET it is! Unionville ice hockey provides holiday thrills

Battle on twitter fuels Indians’ fury, Unionville beats Devils 10-0  By Dave Conard, Sports editor, Unionville Times.com Unionville's Morgan Wilm responded to Devils player' tweet by leading the Indians to a 10-0 thumping. ASTON — The Unionville girls defeated Avon Grove 10-0 on Friday night , while the boys squad extended their three game unbeaten streak, scoring a goal with...

Winter Classic is calling, Indians to be part of festivities

Unionville claims fifth win in row with 6-0 drubbing of Radnor By Dave Conard, Sports Editor Unionville Times.com ASTON — There comes a certain amount of pressure being a champion in any sport, but when you carry the moniker Flyers Cup Unionville junior Lyndsey Wenzel worked her magic against Radnor. In this area the orange and black are still beloved, even though the last time they hoisted...

Indians tune up for Radnor with 8-0 rout of Devils

Deffending Flyers Cup champs pick up where they left off By Dave Conard, Sports Editor, UnionvilleTimes.com ASTON—Ask any coach or Athletic Director and they will tell you that one of the most difficult things to do in any sport is to have a successful campaign following a championship season. Unionville claimed the 2011 Flyers Cup Championship after posting a 15-1 regulatr season More often...

GOOD KNIGHT! Unionville junior gets hat trick in loss to Warriors

Unionville's Payton Wine battles Eric Carreras for the puck. Indians fall to Henderson, hurt by short-handed goals By Dave Conard, Sports Editor, UnionvilleTimes.com ASTON — Special teams are a big part of any ice hockey game but Monday night defending Ches-Mont champion West Chester Henderson took that to a new level. The Warriors posted two short-handed goals, complimenting a 2-3 night...