Defending Division II state field hockey champion Delmar tops Lake Forest 5-0

FELTON — When defending Division II state champion Delmar High took the field Wednesday night to face Lake Forest, sophomore attack Morgan Bradford knew the Spartans would be looking for revenge. The Wildcats ousted Lake Forest in last year’s state semifinals. But it didn’t seem to faze Bradford and her Delmar teammates. Delmar came out […]

Local roundup: Lake Forest edged by Friends 14-12 in football opener

Ja-Juan Reid ran for a touchdown and caught another but two missed conversions as the Lake Forest High football team lost 14-12 to Wilmington Friends School in Saturday’s season opener. Reid had a nine-yard rushing touchdown and caught a 64-yard pass from quarterback Shyron Salandy for another score to give Lake a 12-0 lead before […]

Lake Forest returns with more experience

FELTON — After a down season in 2016, the Lake Forest High football team doubled its win total a year ago. Now the Spartans are looking for another bounceback season with a more experienced squad. Two years removed from back-to-back Henlopen Conference Southern Division titles, Lake Forest has gone 2-8 and 4-6 over the last […]

Lake Forest field hockey team aims to build on 2017 success

FELTON — A season ago, the Lake Forest High field hockey team made it all the way to the DIAA Division II state semifinals. The Spartans finished with a record 13-4-1, with two of their three losses coming to eventual Division II state champion Delmar. Seeded fifth, Lake Forest — which also fell to Division […]

Lake Forest, Milford lead Gold team in 8-7 victory

DOVER — Usually the Lake Forest High and Milford High softball teams are battling it out in one of the biggest rivalries in the state when they’re on a field together. But the Spartans and Buccaneers teamed up on Wednesday. Lake Forest and Milford each played a huge part as the Gold team defeated the […]

Smyrna nips Lake Forest 3-1 to reach softball state semifinals

SMYRNA — A pair of first-inning runs for Smyrna High was all it would take for the Eagles to earn a trip to the state semifinals. Senior starting pitcher Jessica Anderson’s 5.1 innings of four-hit ball and an all-around solid defensive effort led No. 2 Smyrna to a 3-1 victory over No. 10 Lake Forest […]

Local roundup: Lake Forest tops Smyrna 6-3 in baseball, CR blanks Dover in soccer

Lake Forest High scored three runs in the fourth inning to open up a five-run lead before holding on for a 6-3 victory over Smyrna in Henlopen Conference baseball on Thursday afternoon. Pitcher Wade Brooks earned the win with Cameron Beulah contributing two hits, including an RBI double. Gabe Martin, Johnny Forrest, and Seth Parker […]

Local roundup: Lake Forest tops Delmar in softball, Polytech wins in baseball

Lake Forest High finished with 18 hits in posting a 9-5 victory over Delmar in Henlopen Conference softball on Tuesday afternoon. The Spartans led 8-1 after scoring four runs in the fourth inning. Kayla Thompson had a double and homerun with Katie Stahre earning the win. Autumn Boothe homered for the Wildcats in a contest […]

Roundup: Fullerton leads Lake over Sussex Central 15-4 in lax

Kaidan Fullerton’s five goals paced the Lake Forest High boys’ lacrosse team to a 15-4 victory over Sussex Central High on Saturday afternoon. Kade Collins and Carter Kenton each had a hat-trick for the Spartans. Kurt Moyer scored twice while Reese Yost and Joshua Kennedy also scored a goal. Lake Forest improved to 8-3 on […]

Local roundup: Lake Forest falls to Del. Military in 12-inning softball game

Lake Forest High and Delaware Military went 12 innings before the Seahawks finally posted a 4-3 victory in a nonconference softball showdown on Saturday afternoon. Katie Stahre pitched a five-hitter with 16 strikeouts for the Spartans (2-1). The contest went into extra innings tied at 1-1 after each team scored a first-inning run. Lake Forest’s […]