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Parker helps Senators roll past Riders

DOVER — When wide receiver John Parker lined up at quarterback in a new power formation for Dover High, he said only one thing was going through his mind. “Don’t drop the snap, …

College football preview: Towson (2-2) at Delaware (4-0)

WHEN: Saturday, 3:30 p.m. WHERE: Delaware Stadium (18,077), Newark. RADIO: 94.7-FM, WDSD (Scott Klatzkin, Bill Harman). TV: NBC Sports Philadelphia (John Bogusch, Quadry Ismail); FloSports …

Local roundup: Sussex Tech edges Lake Forest 33-30

Jaryn Sample rushed for three touchdowns to lead Sussex Tech to a 33-30 homecoming victory over Lake Forest in a Class 2A, District III contest on Friday night. It was the first loss of the season …
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Smyrna rides Knight, defense to shutout of Sussex Central

SMYRNA — When it comes to offensive positions, there’s not too many spots that Yamir Knight doesn’t play. Receiver, running back, quarterback, kick returner, punter — the …

Some downstate football games being moved up because of storm

The starting times for several downstate football games have been moved up tonight as Hurricane Ian approaches the state. The Indian River High game at Seaford will now start at 5 p.m. Two …
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Kenny Pickett Era is officially underway in Pittsburgh. The rookie quarterback will make his first career start Sunday when the Steelers visit Buffalo. Pickett, the …
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Baltimore OriolesBaltimore; Tuesday, 7:05 p.m. EDTPITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Mitch White (1-6, 5.21 ERA, 1.44 WHIP, 74 strikeouts); Orioles: Mike Baumann (1-3, 4.34 ERA, …
SYDNEY (AP) — Players at this year's World Cup had a few concerns about the competition, including the compact schedule and the timing of the tournament and the women took their complaints right to …
College Sports
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 4, 2022--Saturday is college football game day, but unfortunately for fans everywhere, it’s also the most popular day of the week to do laundry and chores.* As the …
Jim Leonhard would have preferred much different circumstances, but the former Wisconsin safety and NFL veteran has been given the opportunity to lead his alma mater’s football program. How …
Cincinnati wasn't even the American Athletic Conference leader in sacks before Saturday. With one big night against Tulsa, the Bearcats begin this week at the top of the national chart. …
Outdoors
Summer left like she owed fall money for all that pumpkin spice. It is wonderful outside with crisp morning air and mild afternoon temperatures. The fishing is a nice mix of summer to fall species …
DOVER – Additional Delaware hunting seasons are set to open in October, including various deer firearm seasons, duck, snow goose and other migratory game birds – as well as the one-day …
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Musgrove sharp in tune-up, wild card Padres hold off Giants

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Joe Musgrove pitched six shutout innings in a potential postseason tune-up and Wil Myers homered to cap a seven-run eighth that carried the San Diego Padres past the San Francisco …

AP Interview: 1-on-1 with NBA prospect Victor Wembanyama

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Victor Wembanyama’s favorite players in the NBA right now are Kevin Durant and Giannis Antetokounmpo. That makes sense, given that they’re both taller than just about everyone …

Pujols hits No. 703, moves past Ruth for 2nd in RBIs

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Albert Pujols hit his 703rd home run Monday night, breaking a tie with Babe Ruth for second place in career RBIs, but the St. Louis Cardinals lost to Pittsburgh 3-2 when the …

Brewers' playoff hopes end despite 6-5 win over Diamondbacks

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hunter Renfroe homered in a ninth-inning comeback and singled home the winning run in the 10th but the Milwaukee Brewers were eliminated from postseason contention on Monday night …

Phillies down Astros for 1st playoff berth since 2011

HOUSTON (AP) — Aaron Nola took a perfect game into the seventh inning and Kyle Schwarber homered twice as the Philadelphia Phillies clinched their first playoff berth in 11 years with a 3-0 win …
NEW YORK (AP) — Ben Simmons streaked behind the defense and caught a pass in transition that he dunked. About a minute later, he fired a cross-court pass to a Brooklyn Nets teammate for a …
BALTIMORE (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his 32nd homer and the Toronto Blue Jays edged closer to the top seed for an American League wild card series with a 5-1 rain-shortened victory over the …