Salesianums RJ Johnson attempts a layup at The Slam Dunk to the Beach Photo courtesy of Nick Halliday

Courtside View – Week 3 boys basketball top 10 rankings

Jason WinchellSports, Headlines

The Boy’s  basketball season heads into the 2024 portion of its schedule this week as teams start getting into their heavy part of the schedule.  Lots of big games on tap the next few weeks of the season.   The Blue Hen Fight A conference opener for both William Penn and Appoquinimink kicks off Thursday night at Appoquinimink.  That’s a …

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Delaware Live spring sports week 6 top 10 rankings

Jason WinchellHeadlines, Sports

Baseball Week 6 Ranking   Ranking School Record Last Week’s Ranking Comments 1 Appoquinimink  10-0 1 Wins over #3 Sussex Central and #4 Sallies last week 2 Cape Henlopen  8-2 7 7 straight wins  3 Sallies 8-2 4 Wa;kpff win vs Middletown lost 6-4 to #1 Appo 4 Saint Mark’s  9-2 6 Beat Smyrna and Conrad over weekend 5 Conrad …

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Delaware Live spring sports week 5 top 10 rankings

Jason WinchellHeadlines, Sports

Baseball Week 5 Ranking   Ranking School Record Last Week’s Ranking Comments 1 Appoquinimink  8-0 1 Host #4 Sallies on Thursday 2 DMA 8-1 7 3 Sussex Central 6-1 2 4 Sallies 6-1 4 Beat St Marks, lost to Sussex Tech 5 Conrad 5-1 5 Only lose to #1 Appo 6 Saint Mark’s 7-2 3 Lost 7-4 to Sallies last …

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Delaware Live spring sports week 3 top 10 rankings

Jason WinchellHeadlines, Sports

Baseball Week 3 Ranking   Ranking School Record Last Week’s Ranking Comments 1 Appoquinimink  5-0 1 Faces #3 Saint Mark’s this week 2 Sussex Central 4-0 2 Tough schedule the next 3 weeks 3 Saint Mark’s 5-0 3 Strong pitching in their wins over Archmere and Hodgson  4 Sussex Tech 4-0 4 Host Cape and Delmar this week 5 Sallies …

Caravel Girls Baketball team posing wit the State Championship trophy photo by Nick Halliday scaled 2

Johnston shines as Caravel Girls win State Championship

Jason WinchellHeadlines, Sports

Caravel Girls Baketball team posing wit the State Championship trophy photo by Nick Halliday NEWARK — The sixth time was definitely the charm. Caravel, a perennial power in Delaware in girls basketball, had gone 0-5 in the DIAA championship game since 2013. But one of the players who was on the last team to make it to the title game …

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Week 9 boys and girls high school basketball top 10 rankings

Jason WinchellHeadlines, Sports

Boy’s Week 9 Ranking   Ranking School Record Last Week’s Ranking 1 Sallies 9-7 1 2 Sanford  12-2 3 3 Tower Hill 13-3 2 4 Howard 13-3 4 5 Dover 15-2 5 6 Caravel  13-4 7 7 William Penn 12-4 8 8 Middletown 12-4 9 9 Seaford 12-4 NR 10 Appoquinimink 12-4 6   Girls Week 9 Rankings Ranking Schools …

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Salesianum holds off Middletown’s late run

Jason WinchellHeadlines, Sports

Photo by Nick Halliday MIDDLETOWN — Salesianum’s basketball team watched the losses pile up while battling the likes of Neumann-Goretti, Imhotep Charter and Roman Catholic in the opening weeks of the season. But those days seem further and further away as the Sals move into the heart of the season. Sallies, ranked fifth in the latest Delaware Live top 10, …

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Week 6 boys and girls high school basketball top 10 rankings

Jason WinchellHeadlines, Sports

  Boy’s Week 6 Ranking Ranking School Record Last Week’s Ranking 1 Dover 10-1 2 2 Tower Hill 8-1 5 3 Sanford 6-1 6 4 Howard 8-3 1 5 Sallies 3-6 7 6 Appoquinimink 8-2 8 7 Middletown  7-4 3 8 William Penn 9-2 4 9 Caravel 6-3 NR 10 Smyrna 6-3 10   Girls Week 2 Rankings Ranking Schools …