Caesar Rodney erases early deficit, nips Cape Henlopen 31-28

LEWES — It took a few adjustments, but once the Caesar Rodney High ground game got going, it was difficult to slow down. The Riders used a strong second-half performance to erase an early double-digit deficit and come away with a 31-28 road victory over Cape Henlopen High Friday night. It marks CR’s second consecutive […]

Peace paces Dover with 5 TDs in 56-0 rout of Vikings

LEWES — Vonnie Peace knew he just needed to break one tackle. The Dover High running back lined up in the backfield and, sure enough, broke a tackle before outrunning the rest of the Cape Henlopen High defense for a 98-yard touchdown. “Before the play, I just thought, ‘I just need to break this tackle […]

Undefeated Delmar hands Vikings first hockey loss 4-0

DELMAR — Scoring an early goal tends to take a little bit of pressure off a team. That could be why Delmar High coach Jodi Hollamon thought Josie Hollamon’s goal within the first two minutes of Tuesday afternoon’s field hockey showdown against Cape Henlopen High was so crucial. The Wildcats used the early momentum to […]

Vikings roll to 28-14 Henlopen North win over Bucs

MILFORD — Once he got past the first level, he knew he could take it all the way. Cape Henlopen High running back Jaden Davis used a hole his offensive line opened for him to scamper 54 yards for a touchdown. The second quarter score put the Vikings ahead by three touchdowns. From there, the […]

Local roundup: Cape Henlopen tops Worcester Prep 3-1 in nonconference soccer

Cape Henlopen High netted the game’s first three goals before picking up a 3-1 victory over Worcester Prep, Md. in non-conference boys’ soccer on Monday. Thomas Copeland and Jair Mancilla both scored in the first eight minutes before Nathan Loucks tallied a goal in the 42nd minute. Goalies Alan Marin-Quiroz and Forest Dotterer combined to […]

Local roundup: Vikings fall to 0-2 with road loss at William Penn

Cape Henlopen High fell to 0-2 with a 27-6 nonconference road football loss at William Penn High Saturday afternoon. The Vikings scored a first quarter touchdown by recovering a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown, but the Colonials scored 20 unanswered points to pull away with their first win of the season. William […]

Local Roundup: Cape Henlopen defeats Caesar Rodney 3-2 in volleyball

Cape Henlopen High edged Caesar Rodney High 3-2 in a tight Henlopen Conference Northern Division volleyball contest on Thursday. The Vikings won the match 25-14, 16-25, 18-25, 25-21, 15-13. Rileigh Wilson led the way for Cape Henlopen with 11 kills. It was the first victory of the year for Cape Henlopen who improved to 1-2. […]

St. Georges routs Cape Henlopen 42-14 in season opener

LEWES — Trailing by just a touchdown at the halftime break, Cape Henlopen High had the game within reach. But St. Georges Tech High used a 28-point second half performance to cruise to a 42-14 season-opening win over the Vikings Friday night. Sophomore starting quarterback Hank D’Ambrogi completed six passes for 60 yards in addition […]

Cape Henlopen Preview: Vikings looking to bounce back

LEWES — Prior to last season, Hank D’Ambrogi had never played football. The Cape Henlopen High sophomore tried out for the team last year as a placekicker. Not only did he kick a 47-yard field goal for the Vikings, but he also started a couple of games at quarterback during his freshman campaign. “A lot […]

Vikings seeking Division I field hockey three-peat

LEWES – It’s a familiar spot for Kate Austin. After capturing last year’s Division I field hockey state title, the Cape Henlopen High coach lost a strong group of eight seniors heading into this season. Seven of those eight girls are now playing in college. It was just a year ago that the Vikings found […]