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Sallies beats Smyrna with strong team effort 

Joe SinglesHeadlines, 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 …

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Middletown cruises to win over Newark

Glenn FrazerHeadlines, Sports

The Middletown Cavaliers used a 12-0 run in the 1st quarter to lead 19-8 and never looked back in a boys basketball win Thursday night at Newark High School.  The Yellowjackets were down 25-12 midway through the 2nd quarter before slicing the Cavs lead to single digits at 25-16 with 2:45 left, but Middletown would push the advantage to 32-19 …

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St E’s boys basketball wins first ever Viking Invitational

Jason WinchellHeadlines, Sports

St. Elizabeth’s basketball winning the Dick Rago Cup as the boys’ champion at the first Viking Invitational photo by Mike Lang WILMINGTON — St. Elizabeth’s basketball team kept its perfect record intact on Thursday, winning the Dick Rago Cup as the boys’ champion at the first Viking Invitational, but it certainly wasn’t easy. The Vikings needed a 1-0 run in …

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Howard Falls to Neumann Goretti in Overtime

Joe SinglesSports

Robert Wright III from Nuemann Goretti (left), Rahsaan Matthews Jr Howard (right) The Howard Wildcats boys’ basketball team hosted regional powerhouse Neumann Goretti this afternoon at Salesianum High School. The Saints traveled North to Delaware after securing a big win Saturday night in Arlington, VA beating Bishop O, Connell High School 72-70. Both teams came out with a ton of …

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Delaware’s Elena Delle Donne returns to Mystics for first time since 2019

Nick AlessandriniHeadlines, Sports

Elena Delle Donne returns to WNBA Washington Mystics Most of us remember Elena Delle Donne from her time at Ursuline Academy or her tenure at the University of Delaware, where she led the Hens to their first Sweet 16 back in 2013. However, the last few years have been a health struggle for Delle Donne. She has had to deal …

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Duren taking his talents to Memphis

Nick HallidayHeadlines, Sports

Jalen Duren committing to Memphis University to play basketball   Jalen Duren officially picked Memphis University as the college where he will play his college basketball. In front of the media, fans, friends and family at the Grail Sports Complex Duren made the announcement then removed his jacket to reveal the Memphis shirt he was wearing to make his pick …

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Smyrna’s Laney to make WNBA All-Star debut July 14

Betsy PriceHeadlines, Sports

Betnijah Laney New York Liberty WNBA All Star from Smyrna Delaware   The 2021 WNBA All-Star game will once again star a Delaware high school hoops legend, and no, it is not Elena Delle Donne.  Betnijah Laney has been a rising star in the WNBA over the past two seasons & will represent Team WNBA in Las Vegas on July …

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Bones Hyland reps Delaware proud at NBA Combine

Patrick GaryantesHeadlines, Sports

Nah’Shon Bones Hyland NBA Combine photo courtesy of Swish Sports While NBA fans got themselves ready for the Conference Finals this week, most of Delaware & fans of lottery bound teams turned their attention to the NBA Draft Combine.  The six-day event started Monday, June 21 & will run through Sunday June 27th, in Chicago.     The story of the …