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MOT Little League undefeated to win 9-10 year old title

Betsy Price Sports

An extremely talented and driven MOT All Star team won the 9-10 Delaware State Championship this past Thursday night defeating Naamans LL 10-6.  MOT went undefeated(7-0) on their way through Districts and States, outscoring their opponents a total of 92-19.  MOT tallied 98 hits along with consistent pitching and solid defense throughout both tournaments. Players: Brant Abbott, Cody Bakhsh, Jordyn …

Post One captures American Legion baseball state championship

Nick Halliday Headlines, Sports

Post One American Legion baseball state champions 2021 Stahl Post 30 came into the game needing to beat Post One twice in order to win the American Legion baseball championship. On Tuesday, Post One handed Stahl post a 15-3 loss. Stahl then went on to beat Del Vets yesterday 6-5 to advance to the finals and face off with Post …

Kenny elected to board of regional school accreditation group

Charlie Megginson Education, Headlines

Chris L. Kenny   Delaware LIVE’s owner has been elected to serve on the board of one of the nation’s largest higher-education accreditation organizations. Chris L. Kenny, who also owns A Better Delaware, will serve for three years as a public member on the Middle States Commission on Higher Education’s board of commissioners. Middle States is a non-governmental organization tasked …

Lewes/Rehoboth team wins Little League District 3 title

Benny Mitchell Sports

Lewes Rehoboth Little League District 3 Champs   After dominating their first three opponents by a combined score of 32-3, the Lewes/Rehoboth All Stars found themselves with their backs against the wall in what is referred to as the “If game,” the winner take all tournament final. They faced off against the Milton All Stars on Thursday, July 22, at …

Delaware LIVE welcomes Megginson as staff writer

Bryan Shupe Business, Delaware Live

  As Delaware LIVE News celebrates its one-year anniversary as a locally-owned news business focused on hyperlocal news and information across the First State, the company welcomes Dover resident Charles Megginson to the newsroom. Raised in Sussex County, Megginson studied political science, business and philosophy at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, before returning to Delaware to work for the Delaware …

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Delaware-South wins record 6th Carpenter Cup softball title

Glenn Frazier Sports

Delaware South team members are in back (l-r) Zoey Coco (Delmar), Torian Rayfield (Seaford), Kate Evick (Sussex Central), Madge Layfield (Sussex Central), Couri Smith (Laurel), Kylee Hill (Laurel) and Kandice Schlabach (Delmarva Christian). In front are Kingsley Hall (Indian River), Jillian Collins (Indian River), Carlie Venables (Laurel), Lilli Showacre (Delmarva Christian) and Josie Hollamon (Delmar). SUBMITTED PHOTOS   Delaware-South won …

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Stahl Post 30 honors longtime manager and coach Bob Anderson 

Nick Halliday Headlines, Sports

  On what started out as a beautiful night for baseball Monday, Stahl post 30 played its first game in over 30-plus years without their longtime coach and manager Bob Anderson. Robert L. “Bob” Anderson died Saturday. July 3.  He was a commander of the Sons of American Legion, a member of Stahl Post 30 (40+ years), and coach/manager of …

Smyrna’s Laney to make WNBA All-Star debut July 14

Betsy Price Headlines, Sports

Betnijah Laney New York Liberty WNBA All Star from Smyrna Delaware   The 2021 WNBA All-Star game will once again star a Delaware high school hoops legend, and no, it is not Elena Delle Donne.  Betnijah Laney has been a rising star in the WNBA over the past two seasons & will represent Team WNBA in Las Vegas on July …

Dooley named head football coach and athletic director at Woodbridge

Betsy Price Headlines, Sports

Marvin Dooley coaching St Elizabeth’s football Marvin Dooley will leave the hustle and bustle of northern New Castle County and head to the land of scrapple and apples in western Sussex County as he was named the new athletic director and head football coach at Woodbridge High School. “I am looking forward to the small town atmosphere and everything it …

Bones Hyland reps Delaware proud at NBA Combine

Patrick Garyantes Headlines, Sports

Nah’Shon Bones Hyland NBA Combine photo courtesy of Swish Sports While NBA fans got themselves ready for the Conference Finals this week, most of Delaware & fans of lottery bound teams turned their attention to the NBA Draft Combine.  The six-day event started Monday, June 21 & will run through Sunday June 27th, in Chicago.     The story of the …