Local roundup: Golden Knight girls rally to edge Riders 52-50

Sussex Central High out-scored Caesar Rodney by 11 points in the fourth quarter to rally for a 52-50 win in Henlopen North girls’ basketball on Friday night.

The Golden Knights (1-1 North, 1-1 overall) trailed by nine at halftime but finished the contest on a 22-11 run.

Tameeyah Bowden tallied 17 points for Central, Ja’Marah Hopkins had 15 and Lenijah Garrison added 12.

Haley Hansen (11), Alexia Jordan (10) and Jada McCullough (10) led the Riders (1-1 North, 1-1 overall).

Dover 55, Milford 5: The Senators netted 25 unanswered points in the first quarter before registering the North win.

Tamyah Jones had a game-high 18 points for the Senators, who improved to 2-0 in the North, 2-0 overall. Heaven Robinson added 12 points and Ally Manifold had 10.

Sussex Tech 55, Smyrna 37: The Ravens built a 28-9 halftime lead in picking up the North victory.

Takayla Wilson had 15 points with Daniya Dashiell adding 14 for Sussex Tech (1-1).

Makiya Smith led the Eagles with nine points.

ECHS@DSU 47, Parkway Center City Pa. 16: The Hornets evened their record at 1-1 with the non-conference victory.

Christiana 59, First State Military 30: The Bulldogs fell to the Vikings in a non-conference game.

Salisbury School, Md. 45, St. Thomas More 5: The Ravens dropped to 0-2 with the loss.

Boys’ basketball

Caesar Rodney 75, Sussex Central 38: The Riders out-scored the Golden Knights, 27-10, in the second quarter to take control before improving to 2-0 in the Henlopen North and overall.

Kamal Marvel (19 points), Monroe Hite (12) and Brycen Williams (11) all scored in double figures for CR, which hit nine three-pointers. Williams sank a team-high three threes.

Isaac Pettit tallied a team-high 10 points for Central.

Cape Henlopen 60, Polytech 56: The Vikings made new head coach Shameik Thompson a winner in his debut.

Delmarva Christian 72, Indian River 37: The Royals opened up a 45-21 halftime advantage before earning the win.

Delmarva Christian (2-0) was paced by Andrew Workman (17 points), Christopher Vonhof (15) and Gabe Herling (14). The Royals shot 16-of-22 from the foul line.

Sussex Academy 44, Gunston, Md. 34: The Seahawks out-scored Gunston, 26-14 in the second half to pull away to the victory.

Riley Custodio netted 18 points for Sussex Academy (1-0) with Fadens Amisial adding 11.

Laurel 74, Worcester, Md. 18: The Bulldogs posted the win as part of the Delmarva Classic tip-off Classic.

Salisbury School, Md. 68, St. Thomas More 38: The Ravens fell to Salisbury on Friday.

Parkway Center City, Pa. 56, ECHS@DSU 55: The Hornets out-scored Parkway, 16-11, in the fourth quarter before falling one point short.

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