Smyrna volleyball Elise Carter celebrates after a point during the state championship photo courtesy of Ben Fulton

Smyrna wins first volleyball state championship

Jason WinchellHeadlines, Sports

NEWARK — No doubt, Smyrna got contributions from all six positions on the floor during the DIAA championship match on Thursday night at the Bob Carpenter Center. But the big three — Anna Richardson, Elise Carter and Eliza Schneider — were just too much for Ursuline as the Eagles captured their first state title with a decisive 3-1 win. This …

Tower Hill wins first basketball State Championship with performance for the ages

Joe SinglesHeadlines, Sports

Tower Hill boys basketball posing with the state championship trophy The #3 seed Tower Hill took on the #1 seed Salesianum in the DIAA boys’ basketball state championship game at University of Delaware Saturday night in a match up of first time finals participant the Hillers and multiple championship winner Salesianum High School. Tower Hill earned their way here Thursday …

Fleming pitches shutout as Canal LL wins majors state championship

Betsy PriceHeadlines, Sports

Canal Little League Majors Division State Champs Brody Fleming threw a gem on the mound Saturday for Canal LL defeating Camden Wyoming by a score of 4-0. The pitcher went six innings, allowing zero runs on seven hits, striking out seven and didn’t walk a single batter. Brody didn’t do it alone though the defense behind him was stellar as …