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 […]

Athlete of the Week: Leila Sebastian, Smyrna High School

Smyrna High field hockey’s Leila Sebastian was voted by readers as the Week 8 Delaware State News Athlete of the Week for her performance on the field. Sebastian, a senior defender, has been key to the success of the Eagles’ back line this season. The leader of the defensive unit, Sebastian uses her block tackles […]

Week 8 Athlete of the Week nominations

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. A 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: C.J. Smith, Smyrna High School

Smyrna High football’s C.J. Smith was voted by readers as the Week 7 Delaware State News Athlete of the Week for his performance on the field. The senior wide receiver helped the Eagles pick up its fifth straight victory Oct. 18, reeling in a pair of touchdown passes from quarterback Aidan Sanchez as they shut […]

Week 7 Athlete of the Week nominations

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. A 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: Chelsea Johnson, Dover High School

Dover High field hockey’s Chelsea Johnson was voted by readers as the Week 6 Delaware State News Athlete of the Week for her performance on the field. Johnson, a junior attack, scored one of the Senators’ two goals in a 2-1 win over Woodbridge High Oct. 8. She followed it up with a two-goal performance […]

Week 6 Athlete of the Week nominations

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. A nominating period starts at 2 p.m. on Friday and ends at noon on Monday. A voting period follows from 5 p.m. Monday […]