Athlete of the Week: Dover’s Anyanwu quietly netted a great tennis career

(EDITOR’S NOTE: With the high school spring sports season canceled, we’re going to continue our Athlete of the Week feature with a little different format. We’re going to recognize a downstate senior athlete by sport for their career accomplishments. This week, Dover High’s Victoria Anyanwu won our readers’ poll for girls’ tennis.) DOVER — For […]

Athlete of the Week: Weber enjoyed helping Polytech become winners

(EDITOR’S NOTE: With the high school spring sports season canceled, we’re going to continue our Athlete of the Week feature with a little different format. We’re going to recognize a downstate senior athlete by sport for their career accomplishments. This week, Polytech High’s Blake Weber won our readers’ poll for boys’ tennis.) WOODSIDE — Blake […]

Athlete of the Week: Cape’s Brozefsky wasn’t afraid to jump into new events

(EDITOR’S NOTE: With the high school spring sports season canceled, we’re going to continue our Athlete of the Week feature with a little different format. We’re going to recognize a downstate senior athlete by sport for their career accomplishments. This week, Cape Henlopen High’s Olivia Brozefsky our readers’ poll for girl’s track & field.) LEWES […]

Athlete of the Week: Coyle gave Panthers versatility on the track

(EDITOR’S NOTE: With the high school spring sports season canceled, we’re going to continue our Athlete of the Week feature with a little different format. We’re going to recognize a downstate senior athlete by sport for their career accomplishments. This week, Polytech’s Brendan Coyle won our readers’ poll for boys’ track & field.) CAMDEN — […]

High School Athlete of the Week January 17

The Delaware State News is featuring a high school Athlete of the Week each week during the 2019-2020 school year. The Athlete of the Week is nominated and chosen by our readers. The nominating period starts at 2 p.m. on Friday and ends at noon on Monday. A voting period follows from 5 p.m. Monday […]

High School Athlete of the Week Jan 10 – 12 Voting

The Delaware State News is featuring a high school Athlete of the Week each week during the 2019-2020 school year. The Athlete of the Week is nominated and chosen by our readers. The nominating period starts at 2 p.m. on Friday and ends at noon on Monday. A voting period follows from 5 p.m. Monday […]

Athlete of the Week: Elijah Allen, Dover High School

Dover High’s Elijah Allen was voted by readers as the winter sports season’s Week 1 Delaware State News Athlete of the Week for his performance on the basketball court. Allen, a senior, scored his 1,000th career point halfway through the first quarter of the Senators’ season-opening win over Sussex Central High on Dec. 4. He […]

Athlete of the Week: Anna Stancofski, Cape Henlopen High School

Cape Henlopen High’s Anna Stancofski was voted by readers as the Week 11 Delaware State News Athlete of the Week for her performance on the field. Stancofski, a senior, has been the “wall” of Cape Henlopen’s back line for the past four seasons. Last Saturday, Stancofski helped lead the top-seeded Vikings to a 2-0 shutout […]

Athlete of the Week: Eric Samuels, Dover High School

Dover High’s Eric Samuels was voted by readers as the Week 10 Delaware State News Athlete of the Week for his performance on the field. In a 54-22 football win over rival Caesar Rodney High last Friday, Samuels was a key component for the Senators’ defensive unit. The Dover senior recorded 9.5 tackles, 2.5 sacks, […]

Athlete of the Week: Aidan Sanchez, Smyrna High School

Smyrna High’s Aidan Sanchez was voted by readers as the Week 9 Delaware State News Athlete of the Week for his performance on the field. Sanchez tossed for 241 yards and five touchdowns last Friday night in Smyrna’s 54-14 Henlopen North victory over Cape Henlopen High. Following the big win over Cape, Smyrna finishes the […]