Roundup: Wesley men edged by unbeaten Salisbury 91-89 in OT

In a game that saw 14 lead changes and 10 ties, the Wesley College men’s basketball team forced overtime against unbeaten Salisbury only to lose, 91-89, on a last-second three-pointer on Sunday. Gary Briddell hit a corner three-pointer on a fastbreak with only 12 seconds left to lift the Sea Gulls (9-0). Evan Anderson got […]

Local roundup: Wesley pulls away for 71-52 men’s hoop win over Immaculata

The Wesley College men’s basketball team used a second-half run to pull away from Immaculata, 71-52, in both teams’ Atlantic East Conference men’s basketball opener on Saturday afternoon. After leading by only two at halftime with a 28-26 lead, the Wolverines turned up the pressure and got out on a 23-8 run in the middle […]

Anderson scores 32 as Wesley men defeat Centenary 89-84

Evan Anderson poured in 32 points as Wesley College held off Centenary for an 89-84 victory in men’s basketball on Wednesday night. The Wolverines (3-4) opened up a 19-point halftime advantage before posting the victory. Brian Cameron added 22 points for Wesley, which had four players score in double figures. Anderson and Cameron played all […]

College Roundup: William Peace edges Wesley men’s hoop team

The Wesley College men’s basketball team closed out its North Carolina road swing with a tough 84-82 loss to William Peace on Sunday. After erasing a 13-point first-half deficit, Wesley closed within two points in the waning moments of the game. Evan Anderson missed a jumper on the wing but got his own rebound and […]

Local roundup: Wesley cruises to 95-56 men’s hoop win over Lancaster Bible

Wesley College jumped out to a 31-point halftime lead before posting a 95-56 victory over Lancaster Bible in men’s basketball on Tuesday evening. Evan Anderson netted 18 points, sinking 4-of-7 three-pointers, as the Wolverines (1-3) picked up their first win of the season. Brian Cameron (15), Derrick Charles (13) and Moe Goin (11) also scored […]

Wolverines explode for 42-34 bowl win over Westminster

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. — For once, Wesley College’s football team got to finish its season with a victory. The Wolverines erupted for 28 third-quarter points before posting a 42-34 win over Westminster in the ECAC Clayton Chapman Bowl on Saturday afternoon. After making the NCAA Division III playoffs for the last 13 seasons, it was […]

Wesley wants to make the most of ECAC bowl game

DOVER — It’s been three decades since Chip Knapp played his last football game. His Cornell squad lost to Penn for the Ivy League title. It was a tough day for the senior quarterback. “Growing up, there’s always another season,” said Knapp. “It hit me like a ton of bricks. It felt like a chapter […]

Roundup: Wolverines to play in ECAC bowl game

The Wesley College football team will play another game after all. The Wolverines (6-4), who finished the regular season with a 16-14 loss to Christopher Newport on Saturday, were awarded an ECAC bowl game against Westminster College (7-3). Pa. The contest will be played on Saturday at Westminster, which is located in North Wilmington, Pa., […]

Wesley drops finale on road to Christopher Newport 16-14

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — The Wesley College football team battled on the road in New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) action but couldn’t get a score late in falling to the Christopher Newport Captains, 16-14 in Saturday’s 2018 regular season finale. CNU took a 10-0 lead in the first half after a Dylan Curran field goal […]

Pigskin Picks

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, […]