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Tower Hill wins first basketball State Championship with performance for the ages

Joe Singles Headlines, Sports

Tower Hill boys basketball posing with the state championship trophy The #3 seed Tower Hill took on the #1 seed Salesianum in the DIAA boys’ basketball state championship game at University of Delaware Saturday night in a match up of first time finals participant the Hillers and multiple championship winner Salesianum High School. Tower Hill earned their way here Thursday …

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Sallies Advances to State Final with Win over Howard

Joe Singles High Schools, Sports

Salesianum celebrates as they advance to the state championship photo by Nick Halliday Sallies and Howard, two schools that are familiar with post season basketball, matched up in the second semi-final of the evening at University of Delaware Thursday for the right to play Tower Hill for the state championship Saturday. Howard looked to speed up the game earlier, full …

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Caravel Survives valiant effort from Woodbridge in Girl’s Quarterfinal

Patrick Garyantes Headlines, Sports

Caravel girls basketball team coming out of a huddle photo by Nick Halliday The Caravel Buccaneers girls’ basketball team came into Monday night’s quarterfinals as the #1 seed in the DIAA Girls’ Basketball Tournament.  Led by reigning Delaware Player of the Year, India Johnston, the Buccaneers were heavily favored heading into their matchup with the ninth-seeded Woodbridge.   They had …

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Tower Hill survives late run by Delmar to advance to quarterfinals

Joe Singles Headlines, Sports

Delmar guard Takai Hugee rises up for a shot against Tower Hill photo by Joe Singles   #3 Seed Tower Hill hosted the #19 seed Delmar Wildcats in the 2nd round of the DIAA boys’ basketball state tournament Tuesday evening. Delmar comes into the game coming off of a 59 -54 upset win over Woodbridge High School. The first quarter …

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Wilmington to host A-10 women’s basketball championship

Charles Megginson Headlines, Sports

Chase Fieldhouse/Kevin Rentz Wilmington will host the Atlantic 10 Conference women’s basketball championship at the Chase Fieldhouse between March 2 and March 6. The 2022 championship will mark the first in six years during which all 14 Atlantic 10 Conference teams will compete under one roof. “This is also an important year for women’s collegiate sports, as 2022 marks the …

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Long range accuracy key for No. 3 Sals

Glenn Frazer Headlines, Sports

Isaiah Hynson left and Brandon Baffone right Salesianum Basketball photo ny Nick Halliday The 3rd ranked Salesianum boys basketball team was “dialed -in” the moment they took the floor at Appoquinimink Tuesday night. On the strength of 10 1st half three pointers, the Sals extended their winning streak to 5 games with a 73-57 road win. Head coach Taylor Trevisan …

Sam Walsh of Salesianum blocks a shot as he teammates watch in a win over Smyrna photo by Nick Halliday scaled 2

Sallies beats Smyrna with strong team effort 

Joe Singles Headlines, Sports

Sam Walsh of Salesianum blocks a shot as he teammates watch in a win over Smyrna photo by Nick Halliday   The Smyrna Silver Eagles visited Salesianum Friday afternoon for a mid-season matchup between two ranked teams with good size and athleticism. The game started with both teams struggling offensively. Despite their efforts, Sallies missed a number of open lay-ups …