“White-Out” – When we are the away team for the Battle of the Brandywine everyone wears white. When we are the home team we wear blue.
Tailgating – All are invited to meet, greet and eat before the games. Parents, friends, families!
T-Shirt Design competition for D-West vs D-East Game – Every year a t-shirt is designed for the Battle of the Brandywine. We will be sponsoring a contest for students to design this year’s logo.
Mitten Football – A game that the players love to play at the end of practice, gym and whenever they can! The ball can be advanced forward, backwards or sideways by passing or kicking to get to the end zone of a short field without being touched. Teams are usually 4-5 players.
Boosters – All parents, family and friends of a D-West football player. You are automatically a Booster!
Melon Heads – Five bear-chested senior boys who wear a carved melon on their head to every home game. Each student paints a letter/symbol on their chest… D-WEST. The melon head is a prestigious position. A melon-head is chosen by an outgoing senior melon head to carry-on the tradition.
D-Dog – D-West’s mascot. D-Dog stands about 6.5 feet tall in a cute brown dog costume with a blue sweater. Not too scary!!
Shout-Out Ads – Parents, friends or families can place a one-liner in the program for a small fee. The shout-out is encouraging and fun!
Sponsors – Business or Parent sponsors who purchased an ad in our Football game program
Chesmont National League – Div AAAA , which consist of seven teams, D-West, Avon Grove, D-East, Henderson, West Chester East, Coatesville, Bishop Shanahan.