The marquee matchup Thursday was in Landsdowne, where Penn Wood scored a massive Del Val victory over Chester. According to Dennis Deitch, the reason for the Patriots’ win was hard work and an early start. In other basketball action, Trevin Jones made the difference for TCA in a Tri-State Christian conference game. In girls basketball action, Mollie Reynolds quarterbacked Haverford’s win over Upper Darby, while Dahnye Redd and Indiah Cauley assured Penn Wood a sweep of Chester on the day, plus all the other basketball action. In the pool, Springfield earned a pair of victories thanks to Kylene Ronayne and Georgia Apostolu on the girls side, and a clutch boys 400 freestyle relay performance.