Roundup: Felton-Harrington stays alive in Seniors

 

Felton-Harrington edged M.O.T., 8-7, to stay alive in the Senior League District I baseball tournament on Wednesday evening.

Felton-Harrington, which is now 2-1 in the double-elimination tourney, will face Camden-Wyoming today in the losers’ bracket finals. The contest is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Dover.

The winner of that contest plays Smyrna-Clayton on Friday night in the district finals.

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Camden-Wyoming topped Felton-Harrington, 11-1, on Monday.

Smyrna-Clayton 12, Camden-Wyoming 2: Smyrna-Clayton reached the District I title game with the victory on Tuesday night.

After improving to 2-0 in the tourney, Smyrna-Clayton is slated to play in the finals on Friday at 7 p.m. at Dover. If necessary, a second championship game would be played on Saturday at 5 p.m.

Desmond Wilson had a pair of hits against Camden-Wyoming while Dylan Snow (3), Billy Graham (2) and Dylan Leager (2) all scored multiple runs. Brent Young and Leager pitched for Smyrna-Clayton.

Jake Chandler had a hit for Camden-Wyoming with Josh Sivak and Jake Green both scoring runs.

Softball

Major League, Dover 12, Camden-Wyoming 10: Dover stayed alive in the District I tournament with the win on Wednesday.

Dover is slated to play again today at 6 p.m. at Camden-Wyoming against either Milford of Felton-Harrington.

On Tuesday, Dover downed Smyrna-Clayton, 12-9, but had to forfeit the victory for using an inelegible player. Smyrna-Clayton will now face M.O.T. today in the winners’ bracket finals at 8:30 p.m.

The district finals are scheduled for Saturday night at Camden-Wyoming.

Junior League

Camden-Wyoming 6, M.O.T. 5: Camden-Wyoming edged host M.O.T. on Tuesday in the opener of the best-of-three series to decide the District I title.

Winning pitcher Kaylee Peugh went five innings while Eleyse Rosco threw the last two innings. Scoring runs for Camden-Wyoming were Peyton Force, Hayley Wich, Courtney Malin, Carissa Thorne, Bree Stevenson and Grace Lefevre.

College basketball

Hens hire women’s assistant coach: Delaware women’s basketball head coach Tina Martin announced Wednesday the hiring of Jade Singleton as an assistant.

Singleton joins the Blue Hens from her alma mater, Duquesne, where she spent the last two seasons as the Director of Basketball Operations and Administration.

In her role at UD, Singleton will primarily work with the team’s post players.

“We are elated to have Jade join our staff and we are all impressed with her energy and enthusiasm,” said Martin, who is in her 20th season at Delaware.  “Jade has an outstanding work ethic and has experience at both the high school and collegiate levels.”

A 2008 graduate of Duquesne, Singleton was a team captain and started all 30 games for the Dukes during her senior campaign. Additionally, she finished the season with a team-high 202 rebounds, which was 10th-best in the Atlantic 10.

Singleton replaces Tiara Malcom, who joined the Florida International coaching staff as the top assistant coach in June.

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