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NEWARK — Smyrna High’s football players have been waiting 12 months to get this chance again. The Eagles’ 28-22 loss to Middletown in last year’s DIAA Class 3A state finals … more
LAUREL — Laurel High had a great football season last fall. But it wasn’t perfect. The Bulldogs lost a pair of regular-season games en route to the program’s first DIAA state … more
After three months of football, it comes down to this. Six have reached the DIAA’s state championship games being held on Saturday at Delaware Stadium. Here’s our picks for three … more
Dover High took an early 10-point lead before eventually registering a 50-43 victory over Caesar Rodney in Henlopen North girls’ basketball on Thursday night. For the Senators (1-1), the win … more
NEWARK — For much of the night there wasn’t much seperating Delaware and Delaware State. But Jameer Nelson, Jr. was determined to do something about that. The senior guard netted 15 … more
Smyrna High's Yamir Knight was named the Offensive Player of the Year in Class 3A while Laurel swept the top three awards in Class 1A as the DIFCA announced its All-Class football teams this … more
NEWARK — Nolan Henderson has decided it’s time to move on.The Delaware quarterback posted on social media on Wednesday that he is declaring for the NFL draft and forgoing his final season … more
SMYRNA — Nate Chandler can still see Braden Davis running away from him. The Smyrna High defensive lineman can still picture Davis throwing a three-yard touchdown pass to Middletown teammate … more
Sussex Tech High took control in the third quarter before posting a 65-44 victory over Lake Forest in girls’ basketball on Tuesday night. The Ravens led by only four points before … more
DOVER — At 5-foot-6, 145 pounds, Tyron Abrams can only dream about what life might be like if he was bigger. “I wish I was bigger every day,” he said with a laugh. “But I … more
NEWARK — Nolan Henderson was only limping at first. But as the Delaware quarterback got closer to the sidelines, he dropped to the field, grabbing his leg in obvious … more
Delaware started the afternoon wondering how it could win a football game. But the Blue Hens ended the day concerned about something much more serious. With 1:07 left in Delaware’s 42-6 … more
WHEN: Saturday, 3 p.m. WHERE: Dykhouse Stadium (19,340), Brookings, S.D. TV: ESPN-plus. TWITTER: DSNSports. COACHES: Delaware — Ryan Carty (8-4, 1st season); South Dakota State … more
SMYRNA — Back then, they’d play football anywhere they could find. Just like in a thousand other neighborhoods, Mike Judy said the kids in Dover’s Towne Point weren’t too … more
Laurel High football Kylse Wilson was voted the State News Athlete of the Week for the second time this year. The senior ran for 198 yards and four touchdowns on 22 carries in the Bulldogs’ … more
NEWARK — With 4:26 remaining, Delaware led Cornell by 11. That seemed like good news for the Blue Hens. But it may have turned out to be bad. Delaware’s players admit they might … more
NEWARK — The first seven minutes of the game belonged to Delaware State. But the rest of the night belonged to Delaware. And that was more than enough for the Blue Hens to run away to a … more
CAMDEN — For about as long as he can remember, football has been a big part of Dan Candeloro’s life. When he was a kid, his family was a regular at University of Delaware games, where … more
NEWARK — If Delaware wasn’t up for a challenge, the Blue Hens wouldn’t even bother making the trip. After all, there won’t be anything easy about trying to beat No. 1 South … more
Delaware State University football coach Rod Milstead was fired Monday, according to an announcement by athletic director Alecia Shield-Gadson Milstead, a Delaware State alum and one of the best … more
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