Caputo named DSU women’s basketball coach: Guided Division II Bloomfield to two NCAA tournaments

DOVER — Delaware State University’s month of new hires continued as the Hornets have a new women’s basketball coach, the university announced Friday. Dave Caputo was introduced as Delaware State’s new head coach. Caputo was previously an assistant coach at UNC Wilmington prior to accepting the job with the Hornets. Since the beginning of July […]

Local roundup: Camden-Wyoming wins another game at Regional

A three-run first inning paced Camden-Wyoming to a 4-3 victory over Maryland on Thursday in the fourth game of pool play at the 8-9-10-year-old baseball East Regional. Camden-Wyoming improved to 2-2 in the tournament. Evan Fowler paced Camden-Wyoming with a pair of hits and one RBI. Ethan Wisler also drove in a run while Gabe […]

Local roundup: Pa. rallies to nips Cape/Georgetown 3-2 in Junior League title game

Cape/Georgetown’s run through the Junior League baseball East Regional came to an end on Wednesday afternoon. Pennsylvania scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh for a 3-2 come-from-behind win in the championship game. Cape/Georgetown had won five consecutive elimination games to reach the final. It would have had to beaten Pennsylvania twice on […]

Local roundup: Doubleheader sweep puts Cape/Georgetown in Junior League East Regional finals

The Cape/Georgetown Junior League baseball team has fought its way back to the finals. Cape/Georgetown won a doubleheader on Tuesday and has staved off elimination five times to reach today’s championship round of the East Regional. On Tuesday, Cape/Georgetown opened with a 6-1 victory over Connecticut. It then knocked off New Jersey 6-3. Cape/Georgetown plays […]

Local roundup: Camden-Wyoming defeats New York 13-3 in 8-10 baseball Eastern Regional

Camden-Wyoming earned its first victory of the 8-9-10-year-old baseball Eastern Regional with a 13-3 win over New York on Monday in Rhode Island. Gabe Harris led the offense with four hits. a stolen base and one RBI. Ronald Berry IV and Anthony Christenson each drove in two runs while Kam McCray had two hits, one […]

District III finishes third in Senior League Softball World Series

ROXANA — District III finished the 2018 Senior League Softball World Series just as they started it: by defeating the U.S. East squad from Worcester, Massachusetts. With a 5-1 win over U.S. East in Sunday morning’s consolation game, the Sussex County squad capped the 2018 series with a third-place finish and a 6-1 record over […]

Little League Roundup: Cape-Georgetown Juniors stave off elimination

Cape/Georgetown scored 10 unanswered runs to defeat the host Freehold Township team 11-1 in an elimination game at the Junior League baseball East Regional on Sunday afternoon. Nick Cox had three hits for the District III squad while Justin Marsh recorded three RBI. The game was tied 1-1 after the top of the third before […]

From the sports editor: Kemp to take final shot with Wesley

Alex Kemp’s life is in perpetual motion. By 5 a.m. most days, he’s working out. Then, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Wesley College football player is a physical therapist, dealing with cardiatric patients. And Kemp, who’s been living in Colorado for the past two months, caps off his days by working as a […]

Wroten tosses shutout vs. Europe-Africa as District III makes Senior League Softball World Series semifinals

ROXANA — Taylor Wroten tossed a two-hit shutout with nine strikeouts and scored both runs in District III’s 2-0 Senior League Softball World Series quarterfinal victory over Europe-Africa on Friday night. The win sets up a semifinals showdown between the defending champion Sussex County squad and U.S. Southwest at 8 p.m. today at Lower Sussex […]

District III ends pool play undefeated at softball World Series

ROXANA — District III came out inspired in Thursday afternoon’s pool-play showdown against Asia-Pacific. The Sussex County squad plated five runs in the first inning on its way to an 8-4 victory in the Senior League Softball World Series. With the win, District III wraps up pool play with a 4-0 record to grab the […]