Sussex Tech’s Warrington hurls 3-hitter, strikes out 11 in 4-0 shutout over Milford

GEORGETOWN — With two outs and a pair of runners in scoring position in the top of the sixth inning, Sussex Tech High’s Matt Warrington used just three pitches to earn an inning-ending strikeout. The three-pitch at bat ended the Milford High scoring threat and preserved a 4-0 shutout win at home for the Ravens. […]

Local roundup: Gill scores six as Dover tops Milford 17-12 in boys lacrosse

Senior Thomas Gill netted six goals and an assist to pace Dover High to a 17-12 victory over Milford in boys’ lacrosse on Monday evening. The win was the second in a row for Dover, which improved to 5-1. Demetrius Cave-Martin added four goals and two assists with Benjamin Niebrzydowski collecting three goals and a […]

Petty’s HR clinches Bucs’ 11-10 Battle of the Bat victory over Lake in 8 innings

FELTON — Morgan Petty was struggling to see the ball for much of the game. The Milford High centerfielder still managed to lay down a couple of hits through the game’s first seven innings Friday night. When she came to the plate in the top of the eighth inning, she cranked the second pitch of […]

Milford edges Lake Forest 14-13 in boys lacrosse

FREDERICA — When Lake Forest High netted four consecutive goals to erase a four-goal deficit to tie the game with 4:38 remaining, the Milford High boys’ lacrosse team remained calm. Junior Alex Herka scored the game-winning goal at the 2:21 mark of the quarter to lead Milford to a 14-13 victory over the division rival […]

Herka lifts Milford over Delmar 13-12

MILFORD – With 1:31 remaining in a 12-12 ball game, Milford High boys’ lacrosse coach Blake Faulkner decided to trust in his players rather than burn his last timeout. The plan worked as junior Alex Herka scored the go-ahead goal at the 1:10 mark of the fourth quarter and the Bucs held on to clinch […]

Bucs softball team turning to freshman pitching duo

MILFORD — With the Morgan Abbott era coming to an end last season, the Milford High softball program is prepared to hand the ball over to a freshman duo in the pitcher’s circle this year. The last three seasons with primarily Abbott in the pitcher’s circle resulted in two winning seasons, consecutive DIAA state tournament […]

Raven boys rout Bucs 80-60 in tournament opener

GEORGETOWN — Just a few days ago Ricky Kane had trouble lifting his arm above his shoulders. That didn’t stop the Sussex Tech High junior from slamming down a one-handed dunk during a fast break in the second half of Tuesday night’s 80-60 win over Milford High in the first round of the DIAA boys’ […]

Smyrna wins Henlopen wrestling title: Eagles crown 5 champs, Milford finishes 2nd

GEORGETOWN — Gabe Evans says people think of him as just a football player. And yes, Evans is quite good at football. He was an All-State wide receiver for Dover High in the fall. But that doesn’t mean Evans is limited to what sports he can excel at. Evans captured the 170-pound championship at the […]

Bucs, Eagles start strong at Henlopen Conference championship tournament

GEORGETOWN — Just six days removed from earning state dual meet titles, the Smyrna High and Milford High wrestling programs picked right up where they left off at Friday night’s quarterfinal round of the Henlopen Conference championship tournament. With 85.0 points through Day 1 preliminary and quarterfinal action, the Division II champion Milford Bucs sit […]

Local roundup: Milford falls to St. Elizabeth 60-52 in boys basketball

Milford High dropped a boys’ basketball matchup, 60-52, to St. Elizabeth in nonconference action on Thursday night. Daniel Shockley’s 15 points led the Buccaneers. Terrell Gibbs added 10. The Buccaneers fell to 12-7 after losing their fourth game in a row. M.O.T. Charter 49, St. Thomas More 42: The Ravens suffered the non-conference loss despite […]