Roundup: Polytech serves up win over Delmar in volleyball

The Polytech High volleyball team defeated Delmar High 3-0 on Tuesday afternoon, set scores were 25-11, 25-19 and 25-20. Paige Orth led the Panthers with four kills. Kimberly Seeney recorded 15 assists for Polytech. It was the first game of the season for the Panthers. Milford 3, Woodbridge 0: Charlee McDowell netted six kills to […]

Johnson, Lake Forest open with 41-0 rout of Polytech

WOODSIDE — Isaiah Johnson bounced off a couple of Polytech defenders before his momentum started to bring him to the ground. But Johnson dug his left hand into the dirt and kept plowing forward for a few more yards to the end zone. It was the fourth touchdown of the night for the Lake Forest […]

Polytech edges Padua in Huk’s coaching debut

WOODSIDE — Torrie Huk couldn’t have asked for a better performance in her coaching debut. Polytech High opened its regular season Wednesday afternoon with a 2-1 field hockey victory over Padua Academy to pick up the first win of Huk’s coaching career. “It’s a pretty big win for us,” explained senior Jennah Morris. “First game […]

Mason excited as he prepares for first season as Polytech’s football coach

WOODSIDE — Robert Mason always wanted to be a head coach at the high school level. And Mason loved coaching at Polytech. He just never thought those two passions would intersect. But here Mason is, gearing up for his first season as Polytech’s head coach. Mason and the Panthers will be the first team to […]

Tascione moving to quarterback for Polytech

Once again the Polytech High football team will be quarterbacked by a Tascione. He just has a different first name this year. Caleb Tascione is moving from wide receiver to quarterback for his senior season. The Panthers opened up camp on Monday as the fall sport season officially started throughout the state. Polytech’s previous quarterback […]

Polytech hires former Sussex Tech standout Huk, 22, to replace Richardson as field hockey coach

WOODSIDE — Torrie Huk may be a Sussex Tech High grad. But the Ravens’ former field hockey and softball standout says she always respected rival Polytech’s teams. And now she’s excited to call herself a Panther after being officially hired as Polytech’s new head field hockey coach this week. The 22-year-old Huk, who just graduated […]

Burawski overcame freshman injury to become Panther softball ace

WOODSIDE — Before it even started, Kaite Burawski’s softball career at Polytech High hit a bump in the road. Prior to varsity tryouts in the spring of 2016, the incoming freshman suffered an injury to her throwing shoulder. The left-handed pitcher battled through the injury to make the team anyway. “My shoulder was hurting (during […]

Defending champ Eagles top Panthers 5-1 in softball tourney opener

SMYRNA — Julia Thuer saw the infield creeping in and thought she should aim for the area in between first and second base. Two runners were in scoring position, the game was tied and Thuer was trying to get at least one in. She plated both of them. Thuer’s go-ahead two-RBI single sparked a four-run […]

Richardson leaving Polytech

WOODSIDE — There’s a couple things Lynn Richardson really loves. One, of course, is her family. And the other is her players and students at Polytech High. But after 28 years as the Panthers’ successful coach in field hockey and then girls’ lacrosse, Richardson has decided it’s time to spend a little more time with […]

Local roundup: 7-run fourth lifts Panthers to 11-2 win over Milford

Polytech High erupted for seven runs in the fourth inning en route to an 11-2 win over Milford in Henlopen Conference softball on Wednesday afternoon. Kaite Burawski pitched a three-hitter with 15 strikeouts to earn the win for the Panthers. Madison Hazen and Haley Wich both had multiple hits for Polytech, which also scored four […]