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LIVE FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL! Video and blog/chat from Downingtown West, 7 p.m.

Thursday, October 22, 2009, 10:58 PM
They call it the “Battle of the Brandywine,” and Rally will be there in force Friday at 7 when 6-1 Downingtown East hosts 6-1 Downingtown West at their shared stadium at Downingtown West. Ranked No. 10 by The Inquirer and coached by Mike Matta, East’s loss this season was a 40-35... Read more

LIVE FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL!! Video and Blog from Downingtown West, 7p.m.

Thursday, October 22, 2009, 12:57 AM
Who cares if it rains Friday night? Catch Pat Leonard on a live video and Matt Gelb on a live blog as 6-1 Downingtown East meets 6-1 Downingtown West in the "Battle of the Brandywine" football clash, 7 p.m at West. Only on www.philly.com/rally Read more

Inside the girls' soccer rankings

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 12:33 AM
Before the rankings, a public service announcement: When the brackets come out on Sunday, we'll post our AAA picks, game-by-game here on the Rally blog for both the girls' and boys' tournament. And I'll have the A and AA champs picked. Echoing what I said in the boys' post: I appreciate all the comments... Read more

Inside the boys' soccer rankings

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 12:25 AM
We're less than a week away from the playoffs and the debate about the top teams will only intensify leading up to Sunday's seeding meeting for District 1. One note: I appreciate all the comments and e-mails from last week's rankings. I hope we can get the pot stirring again as the playoffs begin... Read more


Tuesday, October 20, 2009, 9:40 PM
Downingtown may never be the same after Friday night, and we’ll be there to tell the story. Commentator Pat Leonard and Rally’s live video will return Friday for the 7 p.m. grudge game between 6-1 Downingtown East and 6-1 Downingtown West. Hold onto to your Rally caps! Read more

District 1 soccer seedings announced Sunday

Tuesday, October 20, 2009, 9:35 PM
By Matt Gelb INQUIRER STAFF WRITER The regular season wraps up this week. And on Sunday, District 1 teams will learn their postseason situation. The District 1 seeding committee meets Sunday morning to determine the matchups for the A, AA, AAA boys’ and the AA and AAA girls’ tournaments... Read more

Pa.: Saturday Boys' Soccer

Saturday, October 10, 2009, 10:45 PM
Some quick thinking by Dalton Carroll led to a 1-0 win for Springfield (Delaware County) against visiting Pottsgrove in a nonleague game. Carroll, watching as the Pottsgrove goalie tried to set up the wall on a direct kick, got to the ball fast and blasted it home from 20 yards out midway through... Read more

Downingtown West at West Chester Henderson - liveblog

Friday, October 9, 2009, 3:07 PM
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Matt Gelb: Inside the girls' soccer rankings

Wednesday, October 7, 2009, 12:13 PM
The top four remain the same, but there is a huge drop off after that... The Inquirer TOP 10 Girls' Soccer With last week's ranking in parentheses. Records are through Monday. 1. Downingtown W. (1) 10-0-1 Don't scoff at the tie to Pennington. Coach Wes Davis said it's the first time the Whippets... Read more

Football: Pennsbury leads District Power Rankings

Tuesday, October 6, 2009, 12:53 AM
Here are the current point ratings, through Oct. 4, for the PIAA football playoffs for District 1 teams. Included is the team record, points earned, and the average determined by dividing the points by the number of games played. It is the average that determines the season-ending placement for the playoffs... Read more
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