Davis’ torrid start carries unbeaten Senator boys past rival Riders 70-60

DOVER — Eden Davis knows what it’s like when he’s in the zone. “The basket feels a lot bigger and the ball feels lighter,” Daivs said. “I’m loose, I’m hot and I’m in a rhythm.” The Dover High junior experienced that feeling in the first quarter of Dover’s rivalry game with Caesar Rodney High. And […]

Strong second half leads Dover girls by CR 47-25

CAMDEN — The visiting Dover High girls’ basketball team used an explosive second-half performance to cruise past Henlopen Conference northern division rival Caesar Rodney High, 47-25, Tuesday night. The win puts the Senators (6-5) back above .500 and gives them the season sweep of the 3-10 Riders. Dover also defeated Caesar Rodney, 56-51, on Dec. […]

Dover boys stay unbeaten at 13-0 with 69-49 win over Smyrna

DOVER — With 1:36 left in the game, the Dover High boys’ basketball starters were subbed off the court to an ovation. The Senators have been celebrating a lot this year. Dover remained unbeaten with a 69-49 victory over Smyrna High in a Henlopen Conference Northern Division matchup on Friday night. The Senators moved to […]

Local roundup: Fast start keys Sussex Tech’s 48-38 girls win at Dover

Sussex Tech High jumped out to a 12-point first-quarter lead before posting a 48-38 victory over Dover in Henlopen Northern Division girls’ basketball on Friday night. The win was the second in a row and fifth in the last six games for the Ravens (4-3 North, 7-3 overall). Airelle Parker scored 13 points with Janiya […]

Davis scores 31 to lead undefeated Dover boys past Cape Henlopen

LEWES — Not a whole lot went wrong for Eden Davis Tuesday night. The Dover High junior knocked down five three-pointers and netted 31 points in the unbeaten Senators’ 85-60 Henlopen Northern Division boys’ basketball victory over Cape Henlopen High. “My teammates got me the ball, created space for me and let me get to […]

Local roundup: Senators remain unbeaten with 63-49 triumph over William Penn

Dover High started the new year by picking up where it left off in 2018. The Senators took a 14-point lead into the fourth quarter before downing William Penn, 63-49, to remain unbeaten in boys’ basketball on Friday night. At 9-0, Dover is off to the program’s best start in over a decade. Elijah Allen […]

Dover boys sweep bracket at Governor’s Challenge

SALISBURY, Md. — The unbeaten Dover High boys basketball team took the nearly two-hour-long bus ride home with a pair of wins and its bracket championship trophy following a 68-42 win over Forest Park (Va.) Saturday at the 2018 Governor’s Challenge. The Senators (8-0) defeated Cesar Chavez, 85-62, on Friday to earn the berth in […]

Raven girls grab bracket title at Pat Borowski Classic

FELTON — The St. Thomas More Academy girls’ basketball team cruised to its second straight Pat Borowski Classic championship with Friday night’s 55-42 win over Dover High. Senior Aniah Patterson led all scorers with 17 points, while teammates Jessica Simmons and Glennyce James added 15 points each for the Ravens (6-0). “It feels good,” Patterson […]

Roundup: Dover girls rout Concord 67-13 at Pat Borowski tournament

Dover High defeated Concord High 67-13 in a girls’ basketball matchup at the Pat Borowski tournament hosted by Lake Forest High on Thursday afternoon. Dover advanced to play St. Thomas More in the Bracket A championship game at 6 p.m. today. The Senators improved to 4-2 on the season. Caesar Rodney 55, Wilmington Friends 31: […]

Area schools eye holiday basketball tournament challenge

High school basketball coaches like the idea of challenging their players. And they really don’t like the idea of having their teams go a few weeks without playing a game. That’s where holiday basketball tournaments come in. Coach Freeman Williams will put his Caesar Rodney High boys’ basketball squad on the court against highly-regarded Salesianum […]