Central Bucks South's Haileigh Stocks scores on a hit by Haillie Bilker against Bishop Shanahan during the 9th inning of the State AAAA Softball Championship game at Beard Field in State College, Pa., Friday, June 15, 2012. (Steven M. Falk / Staff Photographer)
By Tim McManus, INQUIRER STAFF WRITERDowningtown East locked up the No. 1 seed in the District 1 Class AAAA tournament and its first unbeaten regular season in school history Friday with a 6-3 win over visiting West Chester Henderson in a Ches-Mont National football game.The Cougars, ranked second in Southeastern Pennsylvania by The Inquirer, open the tournament at home next weekend. Ryley Angeline gave the Cougars (10-0, 6-0) a 6-0 lead on an 8-yard run in the third quarter.Sean Engles 37-yard field goal cut the lead in half in the fourth quarter, but the Warriors (7-3, 3-3) couldnt get any closer.
Mike Pettine, the legendary former head football coach at Central Bucks High School West, released a statement Tuesday about the hazing accusations that caused the cancellation of West's season last week.