Local roundup: Lake Forest girls advance with 57-44 tourney win over Appo

No. 12 Lake Forest High downed No. 21 Appoquinimink, 57-44, in the opening round of the DIAA girls’ basketball state tournament on Wednesday night. The victory sends the Spartans (16-5) to Wilmington on Friday for a second-round game at fifth-seeded St. Elizabeth (14-5). Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m. Wednesday’s win was the fourth in […]

Local roundup: Cape edges Lake Forest 50-49 in boys hoops

Cape Henlopen High held off Lake Forest High 50-49 in a boys’ basketball matchup on Thursday night. The Vikings moved to 2-2 overall with the win. The Spartans dropped to 1-3. Appoquinimink 80, Caesar Rodney 67: The Riders led 40-28 at halftime before Appoquinimink’s second half comeback dealt CR its first loss of the season. […]

Roundup: Lake Forest remains unbeaten with 63-26 win over Milford

Lake Forest High out-scored Milford by 25 points in the second half to close out a 63-26 victory over Milford in girls’ basketball on Tuesday evening. The Spartans led 29-17 at halftime before improving to 4-0. Lake Forest has won 20 of its last 24 regular-season games since last season. The Buccaneers are 0-5. Delmar […]

Wildcats top Lake Forest 32-19, advance to D-II semifinals

DELMAR — Behind a bruising performance from Hunter VonArx, Delmar High erased an early 12-point deficit to punch its ticket to next weekend’s semifinal round of the Division II state football tournament Friday night, as the second-seeded Wildcats knocked off Lake Forest High, 32-19. VonArx, the senior running back, totaled 226 yards from scrimmage (194 […]

Cordrey’s overtime goal lifts Indian River to first field hockey state final

GEORGETOWN — As Rylie Cordrey was setting up for the shot, she didn’t have a single thing running through her mind. The Indian River High senior, using an assist from junior teammate Kayler Townsend, netted the game-winning goal in overtime to send the Indians past Lake Forest High, 2-1, in Wednesday night’s DIAA Division II […]

Parker’s OT goal carries Lake Forest to third straight D-II hockey semifinals

FELTON — With the goalkeeper directly in front of her, Haydan Parker had to get creative. Less than five minutes into overtime, the Lake Forest High sophomore stepped back and lifted the ball over the goalie for the game-winning score. The OT goal sent the host and third-seeded Spartans past sixth-seeded Tower Hill High, 1-0, […]

Battle of the Bell: Galindez’s last-minute TD lifts Lake Forest by Milford 21-20

MILFORD — Damian Galindez sprinted over to Freddie Johnson and told his head coach his idea. Johnson immediately shut him down. But with Lake Forest High’s playoff hopes on the line, Galindez was determined to convince Johnson. Johnson considered how his junior quarterback had played so far on this drive and relented. Galindez’s plan? Line […]

Underclassmen rule at Henlopen Conference cross country championship

FELTON — Underclassmen ruled the day at the Henlopen Conference cross country championships. Caesar Rodney High junior Blaise Moyer won the boys’ race while Lake Forest High sophomore Josephine Ledford took home the girls’ crown at the conference championship meet hosted at Killens Pond State Park on Saturday afternoon. Cape Henlopen won the boys’ team […]

Unbeaten Woodbridge shuts out Lake Forest 21-0

GREENWOOD — When Woodbridge High needed a big play, Jaden Bacon was there. The sophomore running back and defensive back picked off a pass in the third quarter and later set his team up at the goal line with a 41-yard scamper in the fourth quarter. Freshman teammate Kenny Newton punched the ball in from […]

Lake Forest routs Laurel 41-0 in home finale

FELTON — If this is the last football game played at Lake Forest High this season, the Spartans gave their fans something to remember. With a victory already in the bag, Kade Collins walked it off in style. Collins returned an interception 76 yards for a touchdown as time expired to seal a 41-0 shutout […]