Collins kicks Spartans to 31-28 Battle of the Bell victory

FELTON — With five seconds remaining in a 28-28 ballgame, Lake Forest High junior placekicker Kade Collins lined up for a 32-yard field goal attempt. He had never made a field goal that long during a game before, but he drilled it through the uprights to give the Spartans a 31-28 victory over archrival Milford […]

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The Henlopen Conference football regular season reaches the finishes line tonight. There’s rivalries, state tournament seeding and a division title all on the line. Here’s our predictions for the local high school as well as college games being played this weekend: Andy Walter, Delaware State News: 83-24 Tim Mastro, Delaware State News: 84-23 Ben Heck, […]

Undefeated Delmar outlasts Milford in 44-36 thriller

MILFORD — Unbeaten Delmar High knew it was in for a challenge when the Wildcats set foot inside Briggs Stadium to face a motivated Milford football team Friday night. Coming off a seven-point state title loss to the Wildcats last December, Milford was seeking revenge in the Week 9 Henlopen South showdown. “We knew this […]

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It’s week nine of the high school football season and again weather could be an issue with a few schools moving up the starting  time of their games to try to avoid the forecast storm. Here’s our predictions for this weekend’s local high school and college football games: Andy Walter, Delaware State News: 73-22 Tim […]

Bucs’ defense is key as they aim to end Wildcats’ 19-game winning streak

MILFORD — Reigning Division II champion Delmar High hasn’t lost a football game since Week 2 of last season. The Milford High football team is looking to put an end to the Wildcats’ win streak, which currently sits at 19 games (including playoffs), when the two face off in a Henlopen South tilt tonight at […]

Cordoba’s goal lifts Indians to 1-0 boys soccer victory over Bucs

MILFORD — Following a slow offensive start, Indian River High senior forward Jared Cordoba broke up a scoreless tie in the 49th minute. It would be the only goal IR needed as the Indians defeated Milford, 1-0, in Henlopen South boys’ soccer on Monday night. Assisted by Alex DiLuzio, the Cordoba goal marked his 14th […]

Bucs dominate IR on homecoming: Mifflin leads with 2 TDs in 48-6 win

MILFORD — On the same night he was crowned homecoming king, Milford High senior Tyron Mifflin caught an 88-yard touchdown pass and scored on a 22-yard interception return as the Bucs defeated Indian River High, 48-6. “The intensity was up,” Mifflin said. “We all just wanted to win, we were ready.” The Bucs (5-3) have […]

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While the weekend Northeaster has moved up many of the starting times for tonight’s high school football games, it still figures to be another critical weekend in local football. Here’s our predictions for the Henlopen Conference and local college games. Andy Walter, Delaware State News: 65-19 Tim Mastro, Delaware State News: 68-16 Ben Heck, Milford […]

Milford spoils Cape’s homecoming with 38-0 shutout

LEWES — Five Milford High players found the end zone in Friday night’s 38-0 shutout of Cape Henlopen High. “We have a lot of weapons and we showcased them tonight,” said Milford coach Shaun Strickland. “I’m just really proud of the way we responded after last week.” The Bucs (4-3), coming off a 34-7 defeat […]

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There’s a lot riding on Smyrna High’s big homecoming showdown with Dover tonight. Both teams are fighting for an at-large berth in the DIAA Division I state tournament. Here’s our picks for all the Henlopen Conference and local college football games: Andy Walter, Delaware State News: 60-14 Tim Mastro, Delaware State News: 62-12 Ben Heck, […]

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