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Sullivan named Reading Phils Pitcher of the Year

Nick Halliday Headlines, Sports

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. …

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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 …

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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 …

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3 Delaware standouts seek playing time at South Carolina

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  Three former Delaware high school football standouts are looking for playing time when the South Carolina Gamecocks football team opens the season Sept. 3.   MarShawn Llyod, Deebo Williams, and Braden Davis will all be looking for snaps when the team plays Georgia State in Columbia, South Carolina..   MarShawn Llyod is a Delaware native who played at DeMatha …

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Naamans advances to State Championship

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Naamans advances to Majors Division (12U) state championship for the first time in 14 years.  Nammans defeated Mid/Cap All Stars 2-1 at Newark Nationals Clark Field. The two teams were familiar with each other and played in the opening round with Naamans coming out on top in another 2-1 win. This game was very similar to the first game as …

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Saint Mark’s Scheppers Girls Soccer Player of the Year

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(Wilmington, DE) Saint Mark’s High School is pleased to announce that Maddie Schepers ’22 was recently named the Gatorade Delaware Girls Soccer Player of the Year.  The award, which recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated both on and off the field, distinguishes Schepers as Delaware’s best high school girls …

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UD men’s basketball to take on Duke this fall

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  The University of Delaware men’s basketball is set to head to Durham, North Carolina, for a non-conference bout against Duke University Nov. 18, head coach Martin Ingelsby announced Wednesday.  This will mark the third time in program history that the Blue Hens will go head-to-head with the Blue Devils after traveling to Durham in 1995 and 2012. In the teams’ …

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66th annual DFRC Blue Gold All-Star Football Game

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The 66th annual DFRC Blue Gold All-Star Football Game will be played tonight at Delaware Stadium on the campus of the University of Delaware. The game supports the enrichment of children and young adults with intellectual disabilities. Delaware’s finest high school students are selected to participate as football players, cheerleaders, band members and school ambassadors. Both football teams comprise 36 …

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Sallies win back to back lacrosse state championships 

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Salesianum faced off with Cape Henlopen for the third year in a row. Cape won in 2019 by a score of 12-10 and Sallies avenged that loss with a 12-10 victory in 2021. This year Sallies was able to take back to back state championships with a 13-11 victory.  Cape Henlopen took a 7-6 lead into the half. They were …