The annual DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star football game is a Delaware sports tradition like none other. From very young ages, youth football players dream of one day getting the opportunity to perform on the state’s grandest football stage – Delaware Stadium.
Madi and Sam Karr are twin sisters. Like a lot of twins, doing similar things and spending a lot of time together has become second nature to them. That won’t change in August when they pack the car and head west to Mount Union University in Ohio.
It was a banner spring season for Newark Charter High School as the Patriots baseball, softball, girls lacrosse and girls soccer teams all advanced to their respective state tournaments. Track and field had its best finish ever at states, and the golf team qualified two for the state championships.
Former local standout athletes Derrick May, Lenny Richardson and Kristin Mills Caldwell headline the Delaware Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2019.
The issue of high school coaches coaching their own players outside of the traditional sports season has been an ongoing informal topic of discussion for years. To many, it makes no sense. To others, it’s long overdue.
Glasgow High’s girls soccer team kicked off the 2019 season as an experience-depleted squad after the graduation of 13 seniors. But that fact didn’t dampen the spirits of the few returning varsity players. In fact, the vacancies provided spots for several players who, during the course of th…
Softball is a team sport, and as the saying goes, there’s no “I” in team. Newark Charter’s softball team is as well rounded as it has ever been, with contributions coming from nearly every position in the field and every slot in the batting order.
Jacob Lafferty has been playing baseball for as long as he can remember, and on every team no matter the level there was at least one player whom he could look up to.
Youth and inexperience are the names of the game for the Newark High softball program. Out of the 22 players on the roster, only four have any prior experience playing the sport.
Ernest “Tank” Cunningham is the new football head coach at Glasgow High School. He replaces Michael Richardson, who resigned after leading the Dragons to records of 6-4 in 2017 and 2-8 in 2018.
Former Newark High basketball star Wilbert “TC” Ransburg will be enshrined in the Delaware Afro-American Sports Hall of Fame next month.
The 21st annual Blue-Gold All-Star Basketball Game will take place Saturday at the new 76ers Fieldhouse in Wilmington. The top seniors in northern and southern Delaware will face off in their final high school game to benefit Best Buddies Delaware.
Glasgow High School won the state’s first ever DIAA/Special Olympics Unified basketball title with a 39-36 win over Caesar Rodney at the Bob Carpenter Center on Saturday.
There might not be a player in the NFL who better exemplifies the difference between providing value to a fantasy football roster and an actual one than Nick Boyle.
Newark High’s Zach Coffing and Rachel Tims and the entire Newark Charter girls swim team can now call themselves state champions.