Local roundup: CR seeded 2nd, 5 Henlopen teams in boys lacrosse tourney

Caesar Rodney High earned the second overall seed and five Henlopen Conference teams made the DIAA boys’ lacrosse state tournament as the seedings were announced Saturday night. Cape Henlopen, Dover, Milford and Smyrna also made the tournament with the Riders. Salesianum, the defending state champions are seeded No. 1. Caesar Rodney (13-2) hosts No. 15 […]

State tournament updated schedules

BOYS LACROSSE DIAA State Tournament First Round Tuesday 13-Sanford (9-6) at 4-Cape Henlopen (12-4), 7 p.m. 12-Caravel (12-3) at 5-Archmere (12-3), 7 p.m. 15-MOT Charter (11-4) at 2-Caesar Rodney (13-2), 7 p.m. 10-Dover (10-5) at 7-Appoquinimink (11-4), 7 p.m. Wednesday 16-Smyrna (9-6) at 1-Salesianum (12-3), 7 p.m. 9-St. Andrew’s (11-4) at 8-Milford (13-3), 7 p.m. […]

Updated state tournament schedules

With the wet weather causing some changes, here’s the updated schedules for the upcoming DIAA state tournaments. GIRLS LACROSSE DIAA State Tournament First Round Thursday 8-Padua 15, 9-St. Andrew’s 14 7-Newark Charter 15, 10-Appoquinimink 8 5-Polytech 13, 12-Wilmington Charter 5 11-Tower Hill 12, 6-Dover 11 Quarterfinals Saturday 5-Polytech (10-6) at 4-Archmere (12-3), 11 a.m. 3-Ursuline […]

Most weekend state tournament action moved to Monday

The rainy weather hitting the state has washed out much of the DIAA state tournament action scheduled for this weekend. The state track & field championships, slated to start today at Dover High, have now been moved to Monday afternoon. The competition is now a one-day event slated to start at 3 p.m. The DIAA […]

Caesar Rodney superintendent receives national recognition

CAMDEN — Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald, superintendent of the Caesar Rodney School District, has been named the 2018 Superintendent of the Year by the National Association of School Superintendents. Dr. Fitzgerald has been the Caesar Rodney School District’s superintendent since 2007, previously serving as a principal and assistant principal at Caesar Rodney High School. His experience […]

Survive & Thrive 5K and Survivor’s Mile in Lewes benefits Cancer Support Community

LEWES — Join Cancer Support Community Delaware for the fourth annual Survive & Thrive 5K and Survivor’s Mile on Saturday, May 19 at Stango Park, 114 E. Third St., Lewes. Registration is at 9 a.m. and the race/walk is at 10 a.m. Individuals and teams can participate in the 5K walk/run or 1 mile walk […]

Local roundup: Panthers rally for softball win over Knights

Polytech High put up four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to rally for a 5-3 victory over Sussex Central in Henlopen Conference softball on Tuesday afternoon. The win was the fourth in a row for the Panthers, who finish the regular season with a record of 11-7. Kylie Nagle homered and doubled […]

LOCAL ROUNDUP: UD baseball team rallies past William & Mary

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Delaware rode a pair of ninth-inning and 10th-inning runs to a 6-4 victory over William & Mary in CAA baseball on Sunday at Plumeri Park. The Blue Hens (12-9 CAA, 28-23), who swept the three-game series, trailed 4-2 going into their last at-bat. But, after tying the game in the ninth, Dover […]

Suspect sought in Bridgeville shooting death

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BRIDGEVILLE — Delaware State Police are in search of Mcarthur Risper Jr., 28, of Bridgeville after identifying him as a suspect in a Friday night shooting death. Troopers responded to the 21000 block of Mill Park Drive in Bridgeville at approximately 8:20 p.m. on Friday after a shooting was reported. A 41-year-old male victim with […]

CR boys, Dover girls win Henlopen Conference titles

Dover High snapped Caesar Rodney’s 11-year run of girls’ team championships at the Henlopen Conference tennis tournament on Saturday afternoon. On the boys’ side, CR swept all five courts to capture its ninth straight Henlopen team tourney title. In the girls’ bracket, which was played at Cape Henlopen, the Senators won three of five head-to-head […]