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It’s been three-plus seasons since any team in the Henlopen Northern Division beat Smyrna High in football. But Sussex Central has probably played the Eagles as tough as anybody. Tonight, Smyrna heads to Georgetown to put its 20-game North winning streak on the line against the Golden Knights, who have registered three straight shutouts. Here’s […]

Pigskin Picks

As the Henlopen Conference football season reaches the halfway point, here are the State News’ predictions for this weekend’s local high school and college games. Andy Walter, Delaware Stare News: 44-9 Tim Mastro, Delaware State News: 45-8 Ben Heck, Milford Chronicle: 36-17 Glenn Frazer, Delaware Radio 105.9: 41-12 Matt Pencek, WBOC-TV: 41-12 Today’s high school […]

Pigskin Picks

With Henlopen Conference teams opening their Northern and Southern Division schedules tonight, here’s our predictions for local high school and college games: Andy Walter, Delaware State News: 35-8 Tim Mastro, Delaware State News: 37-6 Ben Heck, Delaware State News: 28-15 Glenn Frazer, 105.9-FM: 33-10 Matt Pancek, WBOC-TV: 32-11 Today’s games High School Games start at […]

Seaford wants to keep building on last year’s progress

SEAFORD — For a football program that’s struggled to win many games at all lately, progress can’t always be measured in victories. That being said, Seaford High’s 4-5 record last fall was its best since 2009. And the Blue Jays’ 32-20 win over Indian River was the program’s first Henlopen Southern Division victory since 2012, […]

Roundup: Dover gets past Jays in baseball

Kendall Small drove home Jordan Hutchins in the bottom of the sixth inning for the game-winning run as Dover High edged Seaford, 2-1, in Henlopen Conference baseball on Thursday afternoon. Small had both RBI for Dover and Hutchins scored both runs. Dallas Willey pitched the first five innings and Garrett Lawson pitched the final two […]

Local roundup: Dover no-hits Woodbridge

Kendall Small and Jordan Hutchins combined to pitch a five-inning no-hitter as Dover High blanked Woodbridge, 12-0, in Henlopen Conference baseball on Wednesday afternoon. Small struck out nine for the unbeaten Senators (3-0 in conference, 3-0 overall) while adding two RBI at the plate. Zach Stone had two hits and four RBI with Dakota Graham […]