Monday, December 4, 2017

UHS Softball Meeting

Softball Informational Meeting - Monday, December 11th in the Cafeteria LGI at 5:30pm

If you are interested in playing softball this upcoming season we encourage you to attend this meeting. This meeting will mainly be to discuss the direction of the UHS Softball program, our winter and regular season schedules, and some information from the boosters.

We are looking forward to another great softball season this year and hope you will be a part of it.

​Coach ​Carly DiVirgilio




Wednesday, November 15, 2017

UHS Baseball "Build-A-Bag" Fundraiser

UHS Baseball Build-A-Bag Fundraiser


Looking for a personal, versatile gift for a special family member or friend? Order customized totes, thermal bags or cinch sacks from an exclusive offline sale of selected items from “mythirtyone.com” to benefit the UHS Diamond Club and Indian Baseball Program! Guaranteed holiday delivery for orders received by Monday, November 27, 2017. These durable totes can be used to carry athletic equipment or camping gear, craft materials, textbooks and school supplies; and as an overnight or diaper bag, picnic basket, beach tote, etc. Thermals are available in family and individual sizes, and are handy for road trips and sporting events! All items can be personalized with text and graphics. Questions? E-mailmjwaltermjw@gmail.com

Use the link below for the order form. 

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Important UHS Winter Sports Deadlines & Information

Forms & Deadlines

All students trying out for a winter sport must have submitted the following forms to the Athletic Office by Friday, November 10th:

1) PIAA Comprehensive Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation (CIPPE)

2) IMPACT Concussion Testing Consent/Waiver Form (submit once per school-year**see note below)

3) PIAA CIPPE Section 7 form, if required, dated after October 6th, for the winter sports season. To determine whether or not you must submit Section 7, please see the informational flow chart posted on the Athletics page of the UHS website (Under Sports Physical Exam Form). In general, if you were a fall sport athlete, you must submit this form.

4) For WRESTLERS ONLY: PIAA CIPPE Section 9 (Minimum Wrestling Weight) must also be completed.
This form will be completed by the UHS Athletic Trainer and need not be submitted with a student-athletes other PIAA CIPPE forms. The mandatory testing necessary to complete the required Section 9 form will be done by the Athletic Trainer on Tuesday, November 14th, at 3:00pm. Anyone that does not complete the testing at UHS on the date offered will be ineligible to wrestle. Questions on this testing should be referred to Athletic Trainer, Joe Vogler, at headuhstrainer@ucfsd.net .

All of these forms are available on the Athletics page of the UHS website, in the Athletic Office or Main Office, or by using the links below:

All forms must be completed and turned in PRIOR to participation in practices or tryouts. 

Any athlete arriving for the first day of practices/tryouts with CIPPE and IMPACT forms will be sent to the Athletic Office to submit their forms and will not be allowed to participate until they receive written authorization.

Tryouts:
The first day of tryouts for all UHS winter sports' teams is Friday, November 17th.

Freshman student-athletes should plan to attend tryouts beginning on this date. 

For further details or information regarding tryouts, please contact the appropriate Head/Varsity Coach.
Basketball – Girls       Coach Fred Ellzy fellzy@chesco.org
Basketball – Boys       Coach Chris Cowles ccowles@ucfsd.net
Swimming & Diving  Coach Elizabeth Smith (pending Board approval) swimuhs@gmail.com
Indoor Track               Coach Mark Lacianca mlacianca@ucfsd.net
Cheerleading               Coach Brittany Parker unionvillehscheerleading@gmail.com
Wrestling                     Coach William Taylor billt149@gmail.com

**Note: Clarification on the IMPACT Concussion Testing Consent/Waiver Form Requirement:
ALL student-athletes must submit a completed IMPACT Concussion Testing Consent/Waiver Form once per school year. If you have not already done so, the IMPACT Concussion Testing Consent/Waiver form should be submitted, along with the required PIAA CIPPE (Sports Physical) forms, by November 10th. The PIAA CIPPE and IMPACT Consent/Waiver forms MUST Be submitted prior to participation
in tryouts/practices.

To clarify our requirements for IMPACT Concussion testing, we do not test all athletes each year. We administer baseline tests to our freshmen, junior and new student-athletes. We require the IMPACT Consent/Waiver form to be on file for each athlete in case post-injury testing is needed during the season. Freshmen and juniors that need to be tested will be notified by their coach and/or the Athletic Office and testing times will be scheduled early in the season. Completion of the IMPACT baseline test is NOT required prior to participation, only the submission of the IMPACT Concussion Consent/Waiver form is required before tryouts/practices.

Any questions or concerns on these topics should be directed to the UHS Athletic Office at (610) 347-1600, Ext. 3082. 

Monday, September 25, 2017

Girls Soccer Announcement

The Unionville Women's Soccer Team has a 6-2 overall record & undefeated in the Ches-Mont takes on Great Valley who is undefeated on Monday, September 25th.  JV game starts at 6:00 and Varsity at 7:30.    New ANNOUNCEMENT:  For students that come and cheer on the soccer team, they will get one slice of pizza for free!!!  It's a big game so come on out, enjoy some free pizza, and cheer on the women's soccer team to victory.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Boys Lacrosse Update

Open practices for boys lacrosse are being held on 9/17, 9/24, 10/8 and 10/15 from 3:30-5pm.  Meet on the turf field

Friday, August 18, 2017

2017 UHS Field Hockey Clinic for Grades 1-8

UHS Field Hockey Clinic

UHS Field Hockey Clinic For Grades 1-8 is scheduled for September 9, 2017 from 9am - 12pm. 
Get ready for the season by training with the Unionville High School Field Hockey Team & Coaches!

Follow the link below for all the details and registration form. 

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

UHS Golf Team Tryouts

Tryouts for the 2017-18 UHS Varsity Golf team will be held over a three-day period. Please note the following schedule:

Monday, August 14th, at Loch Nairn Golf Club starting at 1:30pm
Tuesday, August 15th, at Kennett Square Golf & Country Club starting at 2:00pm
Wednesday, August 16th, at Kennett Square Golf & Country Club starting at 2:00pm

For those new to the school/sport, Golf is a Varsity level sport at Unionville. The coach will select 12 players shortly after the three-day tryout process. Of the 12 players, only 8 will play in each tournament/contest and only the 5 lowest scores are counted in the match.  The first match is scheduled for Tuesday, August 22nd.

Golf tryouts are open to male or female UHS students, provided all required pre-participation forms have been submitted to the Athletics Office by Monday, August 7th. Details and forms may be found on the Athletics page of the UHS website.

If it is your intention to participate in Golf tryouts, please contact our new coach (pending Board approval) Mark Gleason at gleason,mark.09@gmail.com.  


UHS Crew Learn-to-Row Clinic

The UHS Rowing Club will host two Learn-to-Row Clinics on Sunday, August 13th OR Saturday, August 19th. These clinics are a great way to learn all about rowing and discover if the sport is right for you. The one-day clinic will teach you the basic rowing stroke on the ergometer (erg / rowing machine) and in a boat on the water. Boys and Girls are welcome! These clinics are open to rising 8th, 9th and 10th graders. Register at www.rowurc.org.

Friday, June 16, 2017

UHS Girls Basketball Summer Workouts

UHS Girls Basketball Open Gym workouts are being held all summer for Patton and UHS girls interested in playing basketball. Contact Coach Ellzy for details at fellzy@chesco.org.

UHS Boys Basketball Meeting - June 21st



UHS Boys Basketball Meeting - June 21st

Our new UHS Varsity Boys Basketball Coach, Chris Cowles, has scheduled an informational meeting for players and parents. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 21st, at 4:30pm in the UHS Cafeteria. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Coach Cowles at chrisfcowles@gmail.com.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Summer Camps at UHS

See what athletic camps are offered at UHS this summer by going to the UHS Athletics website. Click on "For Athletes" or "For Parents" on the left side of the page and then click on "Summer Camps & Clinics at UHS".

2017-18 UHS Fall Sports Information & Deadlines

IMPORTANT 2017-18 Fall Sports Information & Deadlines

Forms & Deadlines:
The first day of tryouts for UHS fall sports teams is Monday, August 14th.
(Football begins Monday, August 7th)

Freshman student-athletes should plan to attend tryouts beginning on this date.

Practices for the Fall Rowing Club will begin on Wednesday, August 30th.

All students trying out for a fall sport must submit:

1) PIAA Comprehensive Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation Form (CIPPE) dated after May 31, 2017.

2) IMPACT Concussion Testing Consent/Waiver Form dated after May 31, 2017.

Form are due to the Athletic Office by Monday, August 7th 
(Football forms are due Monday, July 31st).

All forms must be completed and turned in PRIOR to participation in practices/tryouts.

Although we administer IMPACT Concussion tests to freshman/junior athletes, submission of the consent/waiver form is REQUIRED each year. Completion of the actual IMPACT test is not a pre-participation requirement, only the submission of the form is required in advance. Students will be notified by their coach when/where to report for IMPACT baseline testing.

All forms are available on the Athletics page of the UHS website, in the Athletic Office (Room 176) or in the Main Office. If you have any questions or concerns, please call the UHS Athletic Office at (610) 347-1600, Extension 3082 or email jweaver@ucfsd.net.

2017-18 UHS Rowing Club Meeting

2017-18 UHS Rowing Club Informational Meeting

There will be an informational meeting regarding Fall Crew next Tuesday, June 6th, at 2:30pm in the UHS Cafeteria. Come learn about this great sport and opportunities to participate this fall. We are looking for rowers AND coxswains. Girls AND Boys. Come find out how YOU fit in!

2017-18 Girls Volleyball Meeting


2017-18 UHS Girls Volleyball Meeting

Any female interested in playing volleyball this fall should attend a mandatory meeting on Thursday, June 8th, at 7:10am in room 315. Please note that this meeting occurs before homeroom. If you cannot attend please see Mr. Brun in room 315.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

UHS Boys Soccer Meeting, 6/1/17



UHS Boys Soccer Meeting

There will be a mandatory meeting for all boys interested in playing soccer in the fall. The meeting will be held on Thursday, June 1st, at 2:40pm in the Patton Middle School Gym. After the meeting, we will have pickup soccer until 4:30pm. Those students who cannot attend the meeting must see Coach Garber at the middle school. Questions - contact Coach Garber at rgarber@ucfsd.net.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

UHS Senior Sophie Wilks Wins Inaugural Yoder Scholar-Athlete Award

We are proud to announce that UHS Senior Sophie Wilks has been named an inaugural winner of the Richard B. Yoder High School Scholar-Athlete Award by the Chester County Sports Hall of Fame. Full details may be found at the link below. Congratulations, Sophie!

https://t.co/ni7iYErvUY

2017-18 UHS Girls Soccer Meeting

There will be an informational meeting for those students interested in the 2017-18 UHS Girls Soccer team(s) and tryouts. Parents are also encouraged to attend.
The meeting will be held on Monday, May 22nd, at 7:00pm in the UHS Faculty Dining Room (located off the Cafeteria).  If you have questions or concerns, please email Head Coach Ratasiewicz at rata298@icloud.com.

Monday, May 1, 2017

2017-18 Unionville Cheerleading Tryouts

2017-18 Unionville Cheerleading Tryouts

Unionville High School Cheerleading Tryouts for the 2017-18 school year will be held over a five-day period beginning on Thursday, May 11th, and ending on Wednesday, May 17th. (Thursday, Friday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday) Each session is scheduled for 2:30pm - 5:00pm in the UHS Auxiliary Gym. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Parker at unionvillehscheerleading@gmail.com.


https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8aM7IICcYWDd1Y3WmJvNWpyeEctQTV5dUY4aDdqRTIybEVN/view?usp=sharing

Unionville Boys Basketball Workouts

Unionville Boys Basketball will hold Open Gym workouts on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6-8pm for the rest of the school year (excluding Memorial Day).

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Southern Chester County Summer Soccer Camp

Southern Chester County Summer Soccer Camp



This year the Southern Chester County Soccer Camp directed by Unionville Boys Soccer Coach Rich Garber will be held from July 31st thru August 4th at the Unionville/Patton Middle School Campus. Brochures can be picked up at the offices of each school of the Unionville district or downloaded on line at www.unionvilleboyssoccer.com

Monday, April 24, 2017

UHS Girls Softball Car Wash on Saturday, 4/29/17

UHS Softball needs your support! They are holding a Car Wash on Saturday, 4/29/17, from 10:00am to 2:00pm at UHS in the front parking lot. Please consider stopping by.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8aM7IICcYWDZnVUamp3ZTF3SWU3VEl2THUybG9mN2hyX0lr/view?usp=sharing



Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Unionville Girls Basketball Workouts

Unionville Girls Basketball will hold Open Gym workouts for the remainder of the school year. Any Unionville High or Patton Middle school girls interested in basketball may attend. Please follow the link below for full details.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8aM7IICcYWDMGg3eDRvY3RLeFk/view?usp=sharing

Monday, April 17, 2017

Final College-Signing Photo Day on May 3rd

April 12th was the final National Letter or Intent signing date of the school year. On Wednesday, May 3rd, we will be taking group photos of our athletes at 7:15am. Any senior-athlete who has played at the Varsity level for Unionville High School this year, and plans to continue their paying career in college, is invited to attend. So that coaches and parents may be included, we ask that all athletes planning to attend please come into the Athletics Office (Room 176) by Monday, April 24th to sign-up. Please note, this is the final group photo opportunity for this school year.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

2017-18 UHS Cheerleading Meeting

There will be an informational meeting for all those interested in tryouts for the 2017-18 UHS Cheer Team. The meeting will be held in the Cafeteria on Tuesday, April 25th, at 2:30pm. For questions, please contact Coach Parker at unionvillehscheerleading@gmail.com.

Monday, March 13, 2017

State swim meet changes

Based on the new PIAA swim schedule we are making changes to our travel plans and hotel reservations for the coaches and the team.
Team & coaches will now leave after school on Friday, March 17, to go to Bucknell. Team members do not need to miss school on Friday and can leave anytime after 2:30.  They can check into their rooms Friday evening and stay until Sunday. We have confirmed this with the hotel.  We will keep two rooms on Sunday for kids to use before & between sessions.
Everyone needs to remember that this year the state meet will be run just like the district meet in that there will be no finals in each event. The time in your heat will determine what place you finish in the state meet.

Friday, March 10, 2017

Cancellations for Friday/Saturday 3/10-3/11/17

The following lists changes and cancellations for UHS Spring Sports for today, (Friday, 3/10/17) and tomorrow (Saturday, 3/11/17):

TODAY - 
Baseball Practices - CANCELED
Softball Practices - CANCELED
Tennis Practices - CANCELED
JV Boys Lacrosse Practice - CANCELED
Varsity Boys Lacrosse - Meet with Coaches in Room 196 from 2:45-3:45pm
Girls Lacrosse - meet with Coaches in Cafeteria after school as planned
Boys Volleyball Practices - on as scheduled
Track Practices - CANCELED EXCEPT Varsity Sprinters who should meet Coach Hurray in Gym Lobby for indoor practice
Rowing - will practice today in the Cafeteria LGI from 2:45pm - 5:00pm

SATURDAY 3/11/17
ALL SPRING SPORTS PRACTICES CANCELED

Sunday, March 5, 2017

District Swimming Results

The Girls team  finished 5th overall. The team was 3rd in the 200 Free relay (Maura Grimes, Olivia Miller, Camryn Carter and Jessica Homitz), 5th in the 200 Medley relay (Maura Grimes, Bridget Foote, Caroline Mayk and Jessica Homitz) and 5th in the 400 Free Relay (Bridget Foote, Olivia Miller, Camryn Carter and Caroline Mayk). All three relays qualified for states. Camryn Carter finished 2nd in the 50 Free and 7th in the 200 Free to qualify for states in those events. Maura Grimes finished 12th in the 100 Fly and 11th in the 100 Back to qualify for states in those events. Olivia Miller finished 7th in the 50 Free and 9th in the 100 Free to qualify for states in those events. Jill Anderson, Caroline Kenton and Madison McGovern also competed in districts. Hunter Smith competed in the District 1 Diving tournament.

The Boys team finished 12th overall. The team was 10th in the 200 Medley relay (Harrison Bass, Liam Callahan, Matt Tascione and Justin McLellan). Liam Callahan placed 4th in the in the 500 Free to qualify for states in that event. Harrison Bass placed 5th in the 100 Back to qualify for states. In the 200IM Liam Callahan finished 8th and Matt Tascione finished 10th, with both qualifying for states. Nicholas Yang, Matt DiPaolo and Eric Zhu also competed in Districts.  

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Wrestling Results

The wrestling team finished 6th overall at the District 1 tournament. Mike Maguire won the 220 weight class, Jake Taylor finished third at 132 and Tyler Mousaw finished fourth at 160. All three qualified for the regional tournament March 3 & 4 at Souderton HS. Other finishers for UHS were Jacob Lehman (5th at 120), Eli Lyons (5th at 285) and Dominic Chaclas (6th at 113).

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Boys Lacrosse Meeting

There will be a meeting for all boys interested in playing lacrosse this spring on Monday, 2/27/17, at 2:30pm in the Main LGI (Room 271). Practices begin March 6.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

UHS Girls' Lacrosse Meeting

There will be an important informational meeting for anyone interested in tryouts for UHS Girls' Lacrosse this spring. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 21st, at 3:15pm in Room 194 (Mr. Moister's Classroom). Athletes should plan to attend. For further information, please contact Coach Sheehan at suzanne.sheehan4@gmail.com.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

UHS Baseball Youth Pitching & Catching Clinic

Unionville High School Baseball continues its Winter Skills Series by offering a two-day Pitching & Catching Clinic for all players ages 8-14. These two 2-hour sessions will be held in the UHS Main Gymnasium from 6:00 - 8:00pm on Tuesday, February 21st, and Tuesday, February 28th.

Don't miss your opportunity to work with UHS Varsity Head Coach, Mike Magee, his coaching staff and UHS players!

Cost for this 2-day clinic is $75 and all proceeds go to the UHS Diamond Club to support UHS Baseball teams.

Please use the link below for registration and waiver forms. If you have any questions. please email Coach Magee at coachmagee8@gmail.com.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8aM7IICcYWDR2w4TnIxRkJyREk/view?usp=sharing

Girls Basketball Playoff Game

The Girls Basketball team will play Coatesville in the opening round of district playoffs on Saturday, February 18. Game time is 2:30 PM at Coatesville HS. Admission to the game is $5.

Spring Sports Parents' Meeting on 2/22/17

There will be an informational meeting for parents of student-athletes interested in UHS Spring Sports. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, 2/22/17, at 7:30pm in the UHS Main LGI (located near the Auditorium). If you have any questions, feel free to call the Athletics Office at (610) 347-1600, Ext. 3082.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

UHS Boys' Tennis Meeting

UHS Boys' Tennis Meeting

There will be an important informational meeting for all those interested in the spring UHS Boys' Tennis team. The meeting will be held on Thursday, 2/16/17, at 2:30pm in the Faculty Dining Room, located off the Cafeteria. All those interested in tryouts should plan to attend, If you have any further questions, please contact Coach Largent at largent.sharon@gmail.com.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

NFHCA High School National Academic Squad


UHS had ten varsity Field Hockey athletes named to the National Academic Squad: Kaitlyn Anderson; Kristen Andes*; Caroline Fisher; Lizzie Gaebel; Kaitlyn Hartsky; Mikaila Mannello; Anarose McDonough; Madeline McDonough; Lauren Newbrough* and Rebecca Peakes* .

*Scholar of Distinction

Congratulations to all!

Spring Track & Field Meeting, 2/8/17

There will be an informational meeting for all those interested in the UHS Spring Track & Field team. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, 2/8/17, at 2:30pm in the Main LGI. If you have any questions, please stop to see Coach Lacianca in Room 311 or email mlacianca@ucfsd.net.

Friday, January 27, 2017

Swim Meet at Garnet Valley

 Boys win 109-69 and Girls win 100-83.
 
Achieved Personal Best “Seasonal” Times at Garnet Valley


50 Freestyle or 200 Free Relay Split: Maura Grimes, Connor Long, Caroline Kenton, Sebastian Graper & Ethan Graper
     
100 Freestyle or 400 Free Relay Split: Grace Buckely, Liam Callahan, Margaret Clisham, Nicholas Yang, Shweta Nanda, Kyle Garvey, Sebastian Graper & Daniel Chai
                                               
200 Freestyle: Olivia Miller, Eric Zhu & Margaret Clisham

500 Freestyle: Madison McGovern, Nicholas Yang, Grace Baccellieri & Thomas Smiddy

50 Backstroke Medley Relay Split : Alexa Ploskonka, Harrison Bass & Ciana Brown                 

50 Breaststroke Medley Relay Split : Jill Anderson & Lauren Adams

100 Breaststroke: Caroline Mayk & Kipp Aston

50 Fly Medley Relay Split: Jack Murray
 
100 Butterfly: Caroline Powers & Eric Zhu
     
200 Individual Medley: Madison McGovern & Justin McLellan

1 Meter 6 dives: Hunter Smith & Kyle Garvey

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Spring Sports Information & Deadlines

Important Reminders for UHS Spring Sports Athletes

All athletes planning to participate in a spring sport at UHS (including Rugby and Rowing Clubs) must submit the following forms by Monday, February 27th.

1) PIAA Sports Physical Exam Form (CIPPE) Sections 1-6

2) IMPACT Concussion Testing Consent/Waiver Form (once per school year)

3) PIAA CIPPE Section 7 Form: Re-Certification by Parent/Guardian (Must submit this form if you played a fall or winter sport or if your forms were completed earlier than January 23, 2017)

All forms are available online or in the Athletics or Main Office.

Tryouts for Spring Sports will begin on Monday, March 6th.

If you have questions regarding the tryout process or schedule, please email each spring sports' Head/Varsity Coach. Contact information may be found on the Athletics page of the UHS website.




Friday, January 13, 2017

College-Signing Photo Opportunity

College-Athlete Photo Opportunity

Attention Student-Athletes:
February 1st is the second National Letter of Intent signing date of the school-year. On this date, we will be taking group photos of our athletes at 7:15AM.  Any senior-athlete who has played at the Varsity level for Unionville High School this year, and plans to continue their playing career in college, is invited to attend.  This photo opportunity is open to all UHS Varsity student-athletes that will play in college (D1, D2, D3, etc.)

So that coaches and parents may be included, we ask that athletes planning to attend please come to the Athletic Office (Room 176) by Wednesday, January 25th to sign-up. Please note, there will be one final photo opportunity for senior-athletes in May. 

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

UHS Men's Volleyball Meeting

Any high school boy who is interested in playing Junior Varsity or Varsity Volleyball this spring should attend an informative meeting in room 315 with Coach Brun this Thursday (1/5/17) after school starting at 2:30pm. If you can not attend but are interested in joining the team then please see Coach Brun before the end of the week. Let's go U Men's Volleyball!

UHS Girls' Lacrosse Meeting

There will be an informational meeting for all students interested in spring tryouts for UHS Girls' Lacrosse teams. The meeting will be held on Thursday, 1/5/17, at 3:15pm in Room 194 (Mr. Moister's Classroom) and will last approximately 30-45 minutes. Should you have further questions or are unable to attend the meeting, please contact Head Coach Suzanne Sheehan at suzanne.sheehan4@gmail.com.