MHS fall sports comes to an end, outstanding athletes recognized

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As fall sports come to an end, it is time to highlight the accomplishments of Milford’s outstanding student athletes. This year, Varsity Volleyball improved from last season, winning 5 regular season games and Lauren Dickerson earned an honorable mention all-conference selection. JV finished the season with a .500 7-7 record. The Cross Country Girls finished with an 11-1 regular season …

MHS Student receives Athlete Academic Award

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Milford High School Cohort 9 scholar Dalton Cleveland was recently awarded the DIAA Student Athlete Academic Award for the Milford soccer team. This award recognizes his success both in the classroom and on the soccer pitch. In addition to helping the Buccaneers reach the DIAA Division I State Tournament, Dalton is a member of the National Honor Society, serves as …

MHS Marching Band earns silver ranking at band competition

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On Saturday, the Milford High School Marching Buccaneers competed in the Delaware State Marching Band Championship  hosted at Caesar Rodney High School in Camden, DE. The championship was a Tournament of Bands competition. Tournament of Bands contests are held throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region in nine different states. Saturday’s competition saw competitors from Region 9 which is made up of Delaware …

Milford High School Drama Club Performs “The Epic Quest of the Damsels in Distress”

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The students of Milford High School’s Drama Club are thrilled to present “The Epic Quest of the Damsels in Distress!” Written by Kenneth Wasemann, this play is a take on fairy tale stereotypes—but flips them around.  It contains a monster, fairies, a fairy queen, a knight, a prince, a gladiator, an angry mob of villagers, and four strong women on …

Bucs Sink Vikings 48-22

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By Kevin Eickman Play after play, they just kept coming. Traveling up to Abessinio Stadium in Wilmington for yet another noon kickoff, Milford was wide awake for its battle against the St. Elizabeth Vikings. In their previous two trips north, the Buccaneers had come out flat and uninspired. This game, however, would start completely differently. Taking the opening kickoff on …

Field Hockey now 5-0

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By Kevin Eickman   Milford field hockey coach Andrea McPike has her team off to a 5-0 start to begin the season. This past week the Buccaneers played two different games. The first would be a 4-0 victory over a 0-4 Dover team, the second would be a 4-3 win over Sussex Academy. At first glance, the home shutout against …

Field Hockey Off To Hot Start

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By Kevin Eickman   Over the last few years, one of the key areas needing improvement has been finishing in the circle. While the Buccaneers had been getting the ball in the scoring area, finishing has been a problem. While Milford is only three games into the season and though it is early, it has definitely improved in the area. …

MSD announces homecoming festivities

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Milford School District recently announced homecoming festivities for the 2023 school year. As in past years, the week leading up to homecoming will include Spirit Week Dress Days. According to the district, each school will send home details about dress days to celebrate homecoming. Friday, September 29 will be the Homecoming Parade. The parade will step off from the old …

Bucs Rout Mount Pleasant in Opener 42-0

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Kevin Eickman   With the clock running down in the fourth quarter and the Milford Buccaneers holding a commanding 35- 0 lead in their season opener at home, the players on the field may have changed for the Bucs, but not the attitude. A simple run up the middle from sophomore Greg Lockett took the ball from senior quarterback John …

Milford School District to hold dedication ceremony

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Milford School District held a dedication ceremony on July 29 from 10 AM until 12 Noon in order to rename the high school auditorium the Dr. Gerald W. Thompson Center for the Performing Arts. The dedication ceremony took place outside of the auditorium with a performance to follow. “The Dr. Gerald W. Thompson Center for the Performing Arts is dedicated …