Soccer champs: Sallies over Charter, Caravel blanks St. Marks

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The Salesianum Sals went on to win their second straight DIAA Division I Boys Soccer state championship and twenty first overall. Sallies defeated Wilmington Charter by a score of 4-1 at Dover high school.  The Sals scored two goals in each half of the game. In the first half Jake Ross scored the first goal then assisted Gianluca Marroni for …

Delmar field hockey dominates, Smyrna upsets Cape

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The Delmar Wildcats completely dominated the Division 2 DIAA Field Hockey state championship. They outshot Archmere Academy 50-1 and totaled 23 corners in the game en route to a 7-1 victory to capture their seventh straight state championship.   Macy Bradford led the Wildcats with 2 goals and 3 assists. Archmere’s goal was scored by Bella Dell’Oso which was the only …

St. Georges survives late comeback attempt from Appoquinimink

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It was a highly anticipated 2 vs. 7 matchup between the 4-6 St. Georges Hawks and the 6-4 Appoquinimink Jaguars.  Both teams rounded into form with strong second halves of the season and were perhaps coming into this game playing their best football. Appo was riding high coming off an impressive comeback effort against Salesianum last week to earn a …

Parker shines in victory for Dover

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In a game that featured two of the top running backs in the state it was Dover’s sophomore standout wide receiver who stole the show. John Parker accounted for three of the four Dover Senators touchdowns to lead them to a 27-14 win over Appoquinimink.   Appoquinimink took an early 7-0 lead in the first quarter on a McConomy 25 …

Red Lion blanks Milford in 2A matchup

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The Red Lion football dominated in their Class 2A matchup against Milford. The Red Lions came away with a 39-0 victory over the Buccaneers.  After a Milford punt, Red Lion got the scoring started as Evan Biddinger hit Kyle Manley down the sideline for a 67 yard touchdown. Red Lion would go for the two point conversion and convert as …

Sullivan named Reading Phils Pitcher of the Year

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The Reading Fightin Phils have named Billy Sullivan FirstEnergy Pitcher of the Year. Sullivan spent the entire season with Reading as he made their opening day roster. He had an impressive season filling in many roles for the Fightins. Billy spent most of the year coming out of the bullpen as a long reliever, closer, and even made two starts. …

Spartans spoils Green Knights home opener

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The Green Knights traveled to Lake Forest last season and came home with a 33-0 loss. Mount was looking to avenge that loss as Lake Forest traveled north to Wilmington for this season’s home opener.  After a back and forth first quarter Mount was able to get the scoring started. Laivyun Snow hit James Simmons on an out pattern, which Simmons …

Week 1: Field hockey, soccer, volleyball rankings

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Division 2 Field Hockey Ranking School Record  Last Week’s Ranking 1) Delmar 0-0 1 2) Newark Charter 0-0 2 3)  Archmere 0-0 3 4)  Sussex Academy 0-0 4 5) Tatnall 0-0 5 6) Friend’s 0-0 6 7) Tower Hill 0-0 7 8) Caravel 0-0 8 9) Concord  0-0 9 10) Lake Forest  0-0 10   Division 1 Field Hockey Rankings …