March on the Brandywine, Oct. 20

A crisp fall evening is the perfect time to get out with the family to enjoy music, pageantry and fun! Unionville High School invites you to the “March on the Brandywine” marching band competition on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 6pm to 10pm. This event features the area’s best high school musicians and color guard squads in friendly competition – it’s like one exciting halftime show...

Unionville holds off Kennett 10-7 in nail-biter

Kennett’s Sam Forte fires the ball over Unionville’s Declan Boyle, Friday night. By Al Tustin, Sports Editor, The Times EAST MARLBOROUGH — Since 2005, when Kennett High School revived its football team, the annual matchup with arch rival Unionville has been a one-sided affair, with the Indians winning every game. But while that streak did not end Friday night, the Blue Demons served...

Valor Bowl 2014 seeking sponsors

EAST MARLBOROUGH — The 2014 edition of the Valor Bowl, which pits Chester County’s top high school senior football players in a charity game, is seeking local businesses to sponsor the event. The game will be played May 29 at Unionville High School. Over the last 16 years, the Valor Bowl, in addition to honoring some of the top football players in the area, has raised more than $450,000...

Unionville powers past Kennett, 45-7

Blue Demons tripped up by turnovers, penalities Kennett’s Liam Clarke looks for running room, Friday night against Unionville. The Blue Demons couldn’t overcome turnovers and mistakes, losing 45-7. Jim Gill photo. By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times EAST MARLBOROUGH — Kennett’s Nick Dunlevy had just raced 69 yards down the right side, silencing a raucous Unionville homecoming crowd,...

Senior center seeking young volunteers

 Events offer opportunity for teens to earn community-service credits The Kennett Area Senior Center has several events coming up later this summer for which they need volunteer help, an opportunity for  area teens to earn community-service credits. Annual Cuisine Dinner at the Red Clay Room Sunday Aug. 18, 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.   Hours can be for the entire event or less.       We are...

Joy in Unionville, tears in Kennett

Indians hold off Blue Demons, 34-17 win league title, playoff berth By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times Unionville quarterback Tom Pancoast looks to evade Kennett’s Matt Petrick, during the Indians’ 34-17 win over the Blue Demons, Saturday. KENNETT SQUARE — Two sidelines, two stories: the pain of loss on one side, and the joy and celebration on the other. While Unionville was able to...

Kennett powers past Sun Valley, 35-13

KENNETT SQUARE — So, it turns out this Jordan Lardani guy is for real, and so is Kennett football. Lardani scored three touchdowns and rushed for more than 200 yards leading the Blue Demons (4-2, 1-1) to win over the Vanguards, (4-2, 2-1), shortening the list of undefeated teams remaining in the ChesMont American Division to one, Unionville. Although both Kennett and Unionville have three challenging...

Kennett drops tough decision to Rustin, 29-26

Late comeback stuns Blue Demons; state playoff hopes fade WESTTOWN — West Chester Rustin used a furious comeback in the final minutes to hold off Kennett, 29-26, in a ChesMont American Division battle, Friday night. Although stunned by the late Knights’ offensive explosion — Rustin grabbed a 29-18 lead in the final minutes — the Blue Demons (3-2, 1-1) put together a drive, capped by...

Colts split a twin bill with Braves, climb within 1/2 game of league lead

Kennett won the front end of a double header on Sunday 8-6 By Dave Conard Sports Editor, KennettTimes.com EAST MARLBOROUGH—The Kennett Colts (8-3-0) have climbed to within one half game of league leading Caln, which they dropped a 19-6 tilt to the last time they faced the Seabees as the Colts completed a Chester County weekend sweep.   On Saturday, the Colts posted three runs late to defeat...

Unionville dominates Kennett, 28-0

Indians clinch no. 3 seed in District 1, AAAA; Blue Demons have tough end to great season By Mike McGann, Editor, KennettTimes.com Kennett's Anthony Torello had a tough time finding running room, Friday night against Unionville. EAST MARLBOROUGH — It all comes down to timing. Lousy for Kennett and just about perfect for Unionville. Playing their most complete game of the season, the Indians...