Trio of Ravens seek to help Gold extend win streak

NEWARK — Last fall, Trey Hatfield, Michael Norsworthy and Ian Williams were key contributors to Sussex Tech High’s first winning season since 2015. With a 6-4 record, the Ravens fell just shy of earning their first football playoff berth in three seasons but did enjoy an impressive four-week stretch to end the year. After suffering […]

Sussex Tech battery Warrington, Shockley honored as first team baseball All-Staters

The Sussex Tech battery won the Ravens a lot of games this baseball season. And both players were recognized for their efforts. Senior pitcher Matt Warrington and sophomore catcher Jason Shockley each were named to the All-State first team. The duo were two of 16 Henlopen Conference players selected to an All-State team. The two […]

Appoquinimink makes baseball semifinals, nips Sussex Tech 1-0 in 8 innings

MIDDLETOWN — Everyone who showed up to watch Sussex Tech take on unbeaten Appoquinimink High received the pitchers duel they anticipated. In the end, Appoquinimink escaped with the win both teams wanted. The top-seeded Jaguars advanced thanks to a walkoff hit by Krew Bouldin in the bottom of the eighth for a 1-0 victory in […]

Ravens, Vikings fall in Div. I girls’ soccer quarterfinals

CAMDEN – With its top scorer sidelined due to injury, the Sussex Tech High girls’ soccer team knew it’d need a strong defensive effort. Senior goalkeeper Valencia Whealton more than met that challenge, making 16 saves for the fifth-seeded Ravens before fourth-seeded Middletown High finally netted a game-winner in double overtime for a 1-0 win […]

Charter School edges Ravens 7-3 in softball quarterfinals

GEORGETOWN — With two outs in the bottom of the fourth inning, Colleen Cosbey sent a pitch over the wall for a two-run home run. Her clutch, two-out homer bounced off the left field scoreboard to put Sussex Tech High ahead 3-2. The momentum it created was short-lived, as 12th-seeded Charter School of Wilmington responded […]

Senators clinch Henlopen Conference title

GEORGETOWN — When it left his bat there wasn’t any doubt it would clear the fence. Michael Carrington smashed a solo home run to put Dover High’s first run on the board in the top of the fourth inning. He took a second or two to soak it in as he watched it sail over […]

Sample powers Ravens to 8-0 softball shutout of Senators

GEORGETOWN — Breaking out of a slump can be difficult, but Jakayla Sample made it look so easy. The Sussex Tech High centerfielder launched a pair of home runs over the outfield wall Tuesday afternoon to power her team to an 8-0 shutout victory over Dover High. The homers — a two-run shot in the […]

Short’s 4-goal game gives Ravens first girls soccer win over Indians in four years

GEORGETOWN — Every time the Sussex Tech High girls’ soccer team puts the ball in the back of the net within the first 10 minutes of a game, the Ravens come away with a victory. That trend continued Tuesday night as the Ravens defeated Indian River High, 6-2, to improve to 8-3. “After one goal […]

Warrington key leader for Sussex Tech baseball squad

GEORGETOWN – Matt Warrington wasn’t much of a weightlifter heading into high school. Honestly, he didn’t truly start lifting weights until his sophomore year at Sussex Tech High. Once the four-year varsity starter began lifting weights, though, he didn’t look back. “My parents heard that if you lift too early, you could end up getting […]

Local roundup: Sussex Tech defeats Polytech 12-1 in baseball

Sussex Tech collected 17 hits in registering a 12-1 victory over Polytech in Henlopen Conference baseball on Tuesday afternoon. The Ravens (8-1), who won their fourth game in a row, led only 5-0 before scoring seven runs in the top of the seventh inning. Conor Ellingsworth went 2-for-3 with two RBI and a homerun as […]