Stonebraker finds a home behind the plate

(EDITOR’S NOTE: With the high school sports world on hold, 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, Delmarva Christian’s Ashlyn Stonebraker won our readers’ poll for softball.) GEORGETOWN — Ashlyn Stonebraker […]

Workman’s All-State selection historic for Delmarva Christian

GEORGETOWN — When the All-State basketball teams were announced last week, Andrew Workman did not check them. The Delmarva Christian senior figured he wouldn’t be included. “I had written it off,” Workman said. “Statistically, I had a better season as a junior and didn’t make it then.” It wasn’t until his coach Micah Twedell texted […]

Delmarva Christian girls improve to 8-0

GEORGETOWN — A familiar scene this month played out on the court at Delmarva Christian on Friday. The Royals celebrating another girls’ basketball victory. Sophomore Sierra Troyer scored 26 points, junior Grace Fetterman added 19 points and Delmarva Christian defeated Lake Forest 85-46 in nonconference action. It allowed the Royals to remain unbeaten as they […]

Local roundup: Delmarva Christian boys basketball team improves to 4-0

Twelve players scored in the game as unbeaten Delmarva Christian downed Gunston, Md., 65-11, in boys’ basketball on Monday evening. Christopher Vonhoff netted 12 points with Wyatt Kwiatkowski adding 11 for Delmarva Christian (4-0). The Royals also got six three-pointers from six different players. Holly Grove Christian, Md. 61, St. Thomas More 47: The Ravens’ […]

High school basketball: Big buzz as Royal boys, girls eye tournament games

Nobody, outside of their opponents, knows much about Delmarva Christian boys’ basketball. So most people believe the Royals will simply exit quietly in the DIAA state tournament. And that’s just fine with Delmarva coach Micah Twedell. “They realize they’re underdogs,” the second-year coach said about his players. “I told them, ‘Look, nobody expects you to […]

Local Roundup: Smyrna wrestlers win opener; Royal hoop teams triumph; Hen women top Army

Smyrna High collected nine pins as the Eagles downed St. Georges, 64-11, in their first dual-meet wrestling match of the season. Josh Dailey (170 pounds) posted a 39-second fall while Anthony Wuest won in 45 seconds for Smyrna’s two quickest pins of the nonconference match. Also winning by fall for the Eagles were Gregory Baum […]