Local roundup: St. Thomas More volleyball team tops Worcester Prep 3-0

St. Thomas More’s Madison Murrian celebrates with her teammates after they won their first game against visiting Worcester Prep (Md.) on Wednesday. The host Ravens won 3-0 (23-21, 25-7, 25-11. Delaware State News/Marc Clery

St. Thomas More picked up a 3-0 victory over Worcester Prep, Md. in volleyball on Wednesday afternoon.

The Ravens won the match by scores of 25-21, 25-7, 25-11.

St. Thomas More’s Brianna Altidor hits the ball against Worcester Prep.

St. Thomas More, which edged Worcester, 3-2, earlier in the season, has won back-to-back matches to improve to 6-5.

Delmarva Christian 3, Dover 2: The Royals won the final two games to edge the Senators 19-25, 25-15, 18-25, 25-18, 16-14 in a back-and-forth match.

Delmarva Christian was led by Hannah Picconi (4 blocks) with 14 kills and Savannah Stewart with 13. Also pacing the Royals were Ashlyn Stonebraker (4 kills, 4 aces, 7 digs, 31 assists) and Olivia Berger (8 kills, 5 digs).

Lake Forest 3, M.O.T. Charter 1: The Spartans won the final two games to take the match by scores of 25-10, 23-25, 25-14, 25-15.

William Penn 3, ECHS@DSU 0: The Hornets dropped the match by scores of 25-, 25-12, 25-14.

Boys’ soccer

Cape Henlopen 1, Polytech 0: Bradley Seneus’ first-half goal stood up as the Vikings (9-0-1) stayed unbeaten with the Henlopen North win.

Alan Marin-Quiroz made a pair of saves for Cape, which finished with advantages of 6-2 in shots and 7-1 in corner kicks.

Christian Cote made six saves for the Panthers.

Delmarva Christian 4, Holly Grove Christian, Md. 2: The Royals netted all four of their goals in the second half to rally from a 1-0 halftime deficit.

First State Military 7, Red Lion Christian 3: The Bulldogs improved to 3-5 with the victory.

Field hockey

Worcester Prep, Md. 9, St. Thomas More 0: Elise Sadlowski made 11 saves for the Ravens in the loss.

Holly Grove, Md. 9, Delmarva Christian 0: The Royals’ Mara Agapito stopped 21 shots in the setback.

College soccer

MEN, Wesley 4, Gwynedd-Mercy 1: Chimaobi Ikwuagwu (Caesar Rodney) netted a pair of goals in the final eight minutes to close out the Wolverines’ Atlantic East Conference win.

Kevin Flores-Gomez and Danny Garza also scored for Wesley (1-1-1 AEC, 9-3-1 overall), which led 2-0 at halftime.

Delaware 2, Drexel 1, OT: The Blue Hens’ overtime victory lifted them to 3-2 in the CAA, 4-8 overall.

WOMEN, Wesley 2, Gwynedd-Mercy 0: Mackenzie Forsythe tallied both goals for the Wolverines (1-1 AEC, 6-3-1 overall).

Goalie Isabelle Fabris made seven saves to earn the shutout for Wesley, which finished with advantages of 14-11 in shots, 5-1 in corner kicks.

College field hockey

Salisbury 4, Wesley 0: Caesar Rodney High grad Tara Daddio scored the Sea Gulls’ first two goals in their win over the Wolverines.

Kate Melvin (Milford) also scored for Salisbury while goalie Caitlin Harris (CR) had a save. The Gulls led only 1-0 at halftime.

Lauren Berry made 14 saves for the Wolverines.

Daddio, a junior, was recently named the Offensive Player of the week in the Capital Athletic Conference. She leads the league with 14 goals.

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