Dover boys, Lake Forest girls shine at state track championships

DOVER — Thanks to a strong performance in field events, the Dover High boys track and field team sits in first place in Division I after the first day of the DIAA state track championships. The champions will be crowned today when the meet resumes at 11 a.m. Dover leads the Division I boys’ standings […]

Delmar tops Dover 13-6 in softball tournament opener

DOVER — For a few innings, Dover High’s softball team was living its state tournament dream. After spotting Delmar the first five runs of the game, the Senators stormed back to lead by one going into the fifth inning of their first-round DIAA state tournament game on Thursday afternoon. But the Wildcats have state tourney […]

Senators clinch Henlopen Conference title

GEORGETOWN — When it left his bat there wasn’t any doubt it would clear the fence. Michael Carrington smashed a solo home run to put Dover High’s first run on the board in the top of the fourth inning. He took a second or two to soak it in as he watched it sail over […]

Dover eyes first softball state tournament berth

DOVER — Sometimes Jayla Davis just has to see it to believe it. She’ll go to Dover High’s online softball page just to look at the Senators’ record for this season. “I’m like, does this really say 15-3?” Davis said with a laugh. “Is this some kind of joke or something?” Maybe the only thing […]

CR boys, Dover girls win Henlopen Conference tennis titles

BETHANY BEACH — It was a clean sweep for both Caesar Rodney High and Dover High Saturday afternoon. The CR boys’ tennis team captured its 10th straight conference title, while the Dover girls’ team grabbed their second title in a row at the Henlopen Conference tennis championships at Sea Colony Tennis Center. Both the Rider […]

Carney’s pitching paces Dover to 1-0 win over Milford

DOVER — When he saw his coach, Dave Gordon, heading for the mound, Andrew Carney admits he thought maybe he’d be leaving the game. After all, Milford High had the bases loaded in the fifth inning of its scoreless baseball showdown with Dover on Thursday. “I had a little doubt that he might take me […]

Sample powers Ravens to 8-0 softball shutout of Senators

GEORGETOWN — Breaking out of a slump can be difficult, but Jakayla Sample made it look so easy. The Sussex Tech High centerfielder launched a pair of home runs over the outfield wall Tuesday afternoon to power her team to an 8-0 shutout victory over Dover High. The homers — a two-run shot in the […]

Roundup: Dover’s Carrington pitches three-hitter in 1-0 win over Snow Hill

Michael Carrington pitched a complete-game three-hitter with six strikeouts as Dover High blanked, Snow Hill, Md., 1-0, in a non-conference baseball game on Saturday afternoon. The victory was the 12th in a row for the Senators (13-1), who own four one-run victories this season. The contest was played at Perdue Stadium in Salisbury, Md. Dover, […]

Roundup: Dover girls end losing streak with 11-6 win over CR in lacrosse

Dover High out-scored Caesar Rodney by four goals in the second half to pull away to an 11-6 victory in Henlopen Conference girls’ lacrosse on Friday evening. The Senators (5-7) snapped a six-game losing streak after going on a 7-3 second-half scoring run. Ava Niebrzydowski and Kyleigh Dill netted four goals apiece for Dover with […]

Malone’s HR leads Dover to win over Cape Henlopen

LEWES – It was his only at bat of the game, but it was all Keon Malone needed. The Dover High junior stepped up to the plate as a pinch hitter in the top of the seventh inning with the game tied and he delivered a two-run home run over the right field wall. The […]