The Avon Grove Red Devils are pleased to announce that the school has hired Sean Cannon as the boys’ varsity ice hockey coach beginning with the upcoming 2019-20 season.
Cannon is a well-respected coach in the area. The past four seasons he has been a very successful head coach for the Valley Forge Minutemen Tier 1 18U team. He also has been an assist with the Minutemen’s 16U team as well.
Kennett 2 @ Avon Grove 4
Josh Sepela and Ian Hurver each had a goal and an assist to lead the Devils to a 4 – 2 over Kennett. Hurver would get the Devils on the board first just 5:19 into the opening period. A minute later JT McDonald would double Avon Grove’s lead. But the Liberty South leading Blue Demons didn’t cave it. Two minutes after the Devils went up by two, Thomas Halsted hit the back of the net to cut Kennett’s deficit in half. The Blue Demons would tie it just twenty-three seconds into the third period off a Blake Richman shot. Sepela would break the tie when he beat Kennett’s goalie Tyler Richman to take a 3 – 2 lead. Luke Zotter would add an insurance goal with seven minutes remaining to make it a 4 – 2 game.
Lower Merion 3 @ Conestoga 2
Schulyer Dillon scored two goals and Shane Leonard added another to lead the Aces to a 3 -2 win over Conestoga. The teams exchanged goals throughout the game. First, Dillon got Lower Merion on the board just 1:43 into the opening period. Jayden Sison would tie the game halfway through the second then Leonard tied a minute and a half later. Down by one entering the third, Sison scored his second goal of the game at 7:57 of the final period. Dillon’s second goal with 3:48 left in regulation gave the Aces the win.
Ridley 3 @ Perkiomen Valley 6
Jake Stasyk had two goals while Matt Maiden, Luke Gilronan, Jacob Neveil and Michael Walters hit the back of the net to propel the Vikings to a 6 – 3 win over Ridley.
Archbishop Carroll 1 @ Roman Catholic 11
Appoquinimink 4 @ Saint Marks 3 – OT
Haverford 3 @ Strath Haven 5
Springfield 3 @ Radnor 0
WC Bayard Rustin 8 @ Downingtown West 5
Father Judge 0 @ Cardinal O’Hara 3
Troy Percival stopped all 23 shots he faced and John Paul Ahearn scored two goals to help lead Cardinal O’Hara to a 3 – 0 win over Father Judge.
Ahearn would score both of his goals – each even strength – in the first period. Ryan Seibert would score two minutes into the third to give the Lions the 3 – 0 lead. The Crusaders’ Mark Allendorf turned aside 20 o 23 shots. Box score.
Unionville 2 @ Avon Grove 3
Three Avon Grove Devils demonstrated pinpoint sniping ability in a come-from-behind 3-2 win over Unionville. With the game tied at two with 8:42 to go, Avon Grove blueliner Josh Sepela fired the game-winning goal from the left point through the five-hole of Unionville goalie Keigan Craig. Ian Huver and Jake Criscuolo also scored for Avon Grove, with J.T. McDonald registering two assists. Oscar Daum and Cole Spano each scored a single goal for Unionville. Box score