Jarrell strikes out 8 in Cape/Georgetown’s Junior Baseball title win

MILLSBORO – In Saturday night’s Junior League championship match-up against Smyrna/Clayton, Cape/Georgetown starting pitcher Mike Jarrell wasn’t afraid to attack the strike zone early and often. “I know in Little League there’s pitch counts, so I just had to keep my pitch count low and go right after them,” he said. “There are some tough […]

Jacona shuts down Newark bats, sends Milton back to Bristol

MILFORD – Milton Little League has punched its ticket to the Mid-Atlantic Regional tournament for the third consecutive year. With a 9-1 victory over Newark National Thursday night at Milford Little League, Milton earned its third straight Major League Delaware State Championship. The win marks Milton’s eighth straight state tournament victory, with the team’s last […]

Five-run fifth inning powers Milton past M.O.T. in state tournament

MILFORD – Noah Wells celebrated his birthday by coming off the bench and slamming a clutch bases-clearing double in the fifth inning to power Milton Little League to a 5-1 victory over M.O.T. at Milford Little League Tuesday night. The three-run double, which scored Bryce Dominick, Nolan Barry and Jase Mitchell, capped a five-run bottom […]

Georgetown/Cape earns World Series bid with district tournament sweep

ROXANA – Georgetown/Cape won consecutive games over Laurel/Millsboro/Nanticoke to earn the Senior Softball District III title Monday night at Lower Sussex Little League. Starting pitcher Taylor Wroten, tossing every pitch of both games for Georgetown/Cape, limited LMN batters to just one run on three hits in her team’s 10-1 Game 1 victory. “We’re fortunate to […]

Laurel/Millsboro/Nanticoke set to compete at Junior Softball East Regionals

As the saying goes: “look good, feel good, play good.” When Laurel/Millsboro/Nanticoke hits the field Friday at the Junior League Softball East Regionals in Orange, Conn., they’ll be donning brand new uniforms courtesy of East-Side Car Wash in Millsboro. “They’re all very excited,” LMN manager Doug Tonge said, of the opportunity to compete at regionals, […]

Milton grabs Major Baseball District III title with Sunday’s shutout win

MILTON – For the fourth straight year, Milton Little League will represent District III in the Delaware State Major Baseball All-Star tournament. With Sunday night’s 11-0 shutout win over Lewes/Rehoboth in the district championship game, Milton completed the tourney with a 4-0 record to earn its place in the three-team state tournament. “It feels awesome. […]

Lower Sussex nabs Major League state softball title with 14-1 victory

ROXANA – When starting pitcher Camryn Ehlers picked up a slow rolling ground ball in front of the pitcher’s circle and chucked it over to first baseman Destiny Mitchell for the final out Saturday night, she fulfilled a three-year wish. The Lower Sussex softball squad defeated Camden-Wyoming, 14-1, in the Major Softball Delaware State championship […]

Sasha’s dashing pace as good as gold – and silver

MILLSBORO – That hard work, practice and preparation are now worth their weight in gold. And silver. Special Olympics athlete Sasha Hudson of Millsboro sprinted to four medals – two gold and a pair of silver – at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games held July 1-7 in Seattle, Washington. Sasha, son of Donnel and […]

Major Baseball: Milton improves to 2-0 in District III play with win over Millsboro

MILTON – The back-to-back district and state champion Milton All-Stars knew they had a target on their back entering this year’s District III Major Baseball tournament. That hasn’t kept them from getting off to a quick start on their quest for a third straight title this year. Milton defeated Millsboro, 8-2, Wednesday night at Milton […]

Lower Sussex clinches Major Softball District III title with 2-1 win

ROXANA – With the potential game-tying run on third base and no outs in the bottom of the sixth inning, Lower Sussex starting pitcher Camryn Ehlers knew she had to rely on her defense to help her close things out. Ehlers would go on to strike out consecutive batters and force a game-ending groundout to […]