Woodbridge visits Laurel 10/7 7PM LINK
Woodbridge from 2A visits 1A division Laurel for this Henlopen matchup. Woodbridge comes into Laurel sporting a 4 game winning streak with a record of 4-0 after they defeated cross town rival Delmar 6-0. Woodbridge has a win over division 3A Cape Henlopen which they defeated in their season opener 35-21. Laurel is also on a 4 game winning streak and are also 4-0 on the season.They have two big wins over division 2A opponents Sussex Tech & Brandywine this season. This is a battle of the unbeatens.
Indian River visits St Elizabeth’s 10/7 6PM LINK
Indian River takes the long ride north to visit St Elizabeth’s at Abessinio Stadium. The Indians are 2-1 on the season winning two straight games against Odessa and Seaford after they suffered a season opening loss to Stephen Decatur out of Maryland. Indian River has handled their division opponents pretty handily scoring over 30 points a game & only allowing 6. St Elizabeth’s is 4-0 on the season. They also have been able to dominate in division games scoring over 40 points a game and allowing only 18 in 4 games. This will be a big 1A division matchup.
Newark visits Lake Forest 10/9 12PM LINK
Newark takes the ride south to visit 2A division opponent Lake Forest. Newark is 2-2 on the season. They are coming off a big win over Delcastle 31-0. Lake Forest is 3-1 on the season and suffered their first loss last week as they fell to Sussex Tech 10-0. Lake Forest is going to be playing this game as the homecoming game and will be hoping to get back on the winning track.
Game of the Week
Smyrna visits St George’s 10/9 12PM LINK
Smyrna will be playing in a rare Saturday game as they visit St George’s. Smyrna is 3-2 on the season with losses coming to nationally ranked Bergen Catholic (NJ) and #1 Middletown. They are coming off a big victory last week blanking Sussex Central 42-0. St George’s is 3-1 coming into this game on the season. They suffered a week 2 loss to Dover. However since then they have won two straight over a tough Salesianum team and cross town rival Appoquinimink. This is a big 3A division matchup.
Delaware Live Weekly 10/6 7PM LINK
This week we will have special guests from our game of the week as Smyrna & St George’s football will join us to talk about their Saturday matchup. We will also reveal our football top 5 rankings, and talk about this week’s upcoming games. Be sure to tune in as we also reveal our 10 ten plays of the week.
Betsy Price is a Wilmington freelance writer who has 40 years of experience, including 15 at The News Journal in Delaware.
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